Archive for January, 2014

by / on January 31, 2014 at 4:35 pm / in Get Cultured

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Lovers and Friends

Can you believe it’s almost February? That’s right, we will welcome the new month over the weekend and that means Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it. Don’t half ass it this year and buy something last minute. We have 15 awesome gift ideas for your significant other, friend, or family! Sweets mixed with booze? That’s the key […]

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by / on January 31, 2014 at 12:00 pm / in Dress to Impress

Styling with Fashion Expert Kimberly V

Music and fashion are my two favorite things, which is why I became elated when I had the opportunity to chat with fashion stylist Kimberly V Gedeon. She has been responsible for some of my favorite looks on some of my favorite musicians. Kimberly V has styled everyone from Ne-Yo and Drake to late night shows like Chelsea Lately. Never […]

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by / on January 30, 2014 at 4:20 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Smirnoff Ice Ladies with Game Tailgate

Since the Super Bowl is taking place in New York City this weekend, Diageo pulled out all the stops by hosting the Liquid Cellar all week long. This event space has been and continues to host some of the best parties of the week leading up to the big game. Last night, Smirnoff Ice hosted their ‘Ladies with Game’ tailgate […]

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by / on January 30, 2014 at 1:00 pm / in Get Cultured

New York Theatre Ballet’s Legends and Visionaries

This year, New York Theatre Ballet, one of the most influential dance companies nationwide, is commemorating its 35th anniversary with the Legends and Visionaries series at Florence Gould Hall. NYTB’s mission is to provide audiences with quality dance at affordable prices, as well as to bring performances to areas where dance is underrepresented. Last weekend, the Visionaries portion was presented, […]

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by / on January 29, 2014 at 3:05 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Pinnacle Cinnabon Released with a Bang

Over the weekend, a vodka company known for its vast and innovative flavors hosted a brunch party for the books. In honor of their new flavor, Pinnacle Vodka hosted a 24-hour brunch party at Lightbox in New York City. The event celebrated Pinnacle Cinnabon, a very brunch-worthy flavor. The party began at 12pm on Saturday and lasted all day and night […]

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by / on January 29, 2014 at 11:05 am / in Food For Thought

Superbowl Sin: Bourbon Apple Glazed Chicken Wings

The Superbowl is upon us and nothing screams football like noshing on some top notch wings. Chef Lee Anne Wong, winner of Iron Chef America, editor of Maker’s Mark Cookbook and host of ‘Food Crawl,’ created some mouthwatering game day snacks for your pleasure. We decided to share with you this amazing recipe, which uses Maker’s Mark Bourbon, to create […]

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by / on January 28, 2014 at 2:25 pm / in Food For Thought

Dogmatic Opens in the West Village

In the midst of the recent snowstorm, I stamped my boots on the mat outside a small blue and white haven in the West Village, taking note of the list by the front door touting accolades from various media outlets, including the New York Times, Food & Wine, Bon Appetit, and The Wall Street Journal. This is Dogmatic, which recently […]

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by / on January 28, 2014 at 11:20 am / in Dress to Impress

Rev Up Your Valentine’s Day with the Perfect Lingerie for Your Body Type

There’s no need to be shy when it comes to surprising your guy with a little lingerie-clad sexy time this Valentine’s Day! Lingerie expert and retailer Emily Tulloh, owner of Beloved Intimates, tells us how to find the perfect lingerie for your body type! Curvy “A flattering yet slimming lace paneled slip like this ‘Mira’ slip from Fortnight is the perfect complement to […]

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by / on January 27, 2014 at 2:55 pm / in Dress to Impress

Inside the Shauns Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

Last week, Manhattan with a Twist had the opportunity to get a sneak peek at Shauns 2014 Spring/Summer eyewear collection. Wearing glasses or shades shouldn’t have to be dull, and with this new collection it will be anything but. What we love so much about Shauns is their vast array of shapes and styles and exciting colors. As with all […]

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by / on January 27, 2014 at 11:30 am / in Food For Thought

A Texas Barbecue at Morgan’s

A little piece of Texas can be found on the corner of Flatbush Avenue and Saint Mark’s Avenue in Brooklyn. Behind the doors of Morgan’s, patrons are welcomed to a rustic atmosphere filled with distinctive Texan memorabilia, which is the perfect place to watch the next big game or have dinner with friends. Having a wide selection on the menu […]

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