Archive for May, 2014

by / on May 15, 2014 at 3:15 pm / in Beyond the Boroughs

Tequila Lovers’ Retreat

If the weekend long festivities of Cinco de Mayo last week were not enough for party goers, then people should consider heading down to Mexico, where the celebration is non-stop. Book a stay at Casa Magna Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort and Spa, which is one of the few resorts in the world that creates its own brand of tequila. Brewed […]

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by / on May 15, 2014 at 10:45 am / in Bottoms Up

Japanese Inspired Mixology At Its Best

The Manhattan Cocktail Classic is a week of spirits, mixologists, and of course, cocktails! Consumers, press and trade all attend many events and learn the secrets to making some sensational cocktails, while sipping with other spirits lovers. One of the many events that took place was a Japanese Mixology event at Angel’s Share, a fun speakeasy bar that’s certainly hidden to […]

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by / on May 14, 2014 at 12:15 pm / in Dress to Impress

Stunning Jewelry for a Good Cause

What’s the only thing better than buying a stunning piece of jewelry? Well, buying it and knowing the proceeds are going to charity, of course! Sophie Lasry, daughter of American Hedge Fund Manager Mac Lasry, recently became the face of Marina B. To celebrate the new ambassadorship, on May 6th, Sophie hosted an event bringing together Marina B and 100 […]

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by / on May 13, 2014 at 2:45 pm / in Dress to Impress

Paul Fredrick for Your Dapper Dad

Father’s Day is right around the corner, sure to spring up on us before we know it. Popular brand Paul Fredrick could be the answer to your shopping prayers. The menswear company, which specializes in dress shirts, recently launched their Summer 2014 collection, which includes clothing in lightweight fabrics and fun, bold colors. Unlike your typical shirts for pop, these […]

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by / on May 13, 2014 at 10:25 am / in Bottoms Up

We Be Jammin’ Mon

Every year during the Manhattan Cocktail Classic, thousands of New Yorkers struggle to decide what boozy events to attend and which ones can be skipped. Yesterday’s impeccable weather made for the perfect backdrop to Appleton Estate Jamaica Rum’s Bartender Brunch, which took place at the Delancey. Downstairs, guests were able to choose from three delicious wake-me-up cocktails, load up their […]

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by / on May 12, 2014 at 3:25 pm / in Blushing Beaut

Flawless Parisian Style Make-Up From Sothys

In this day and age trends come and go with rapid succession, especially in the beauty world. However, effortlessly chic, natural make-up never goes out of style and thanks to Sothy’s new make-up collection, anyone can achieve this gorgeous look. Sothys, the legendary spa and  beauty brand, is known for its outstanding beauty products, but has just launched its first […]

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by / on May 12, 2014 at 11:00 am / in Beyond the Boroughs

Ditch the Strip: There’s a Heavenly Side to Sin City

Think you know Las Vegas? Think again. Thankfully for us lower-rollers, there’s more to Sin City than the hangovers, showgirls and blackjack. If you’ve done the Strip (or need to rejuvenate from your own daily sins) there’s just the place: Lake Las Vegas in Henderson, Nevada – about 25 minutes from the buzz of downtown LV. Here you’ll find peace […]

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by / on May 9, 2014 at 4:50 pm / in Get Cultured

Modern Art Takes Over Downtown

People of the art world are flocking to the historic 69th Regiment Armory for the inaugural Downtown Fair, a new modern and contemporary art fair with over 50 international art galleries displaying artwork. The Downtown Fair provides a fresh alternative to acquire and view never before exhibited works in an intimate light. Throughout the unique selection of works, there is […]

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by / on May 9, 2014 at 3:05 pm / in Food For Thought

Tokya’s Raw Bar is Top Notch

Located just steps away from Tao and the Four Seasons in Midtown East sits the super trendy sushi lounge, Tokya. The multi-level lounge offers the ultimate in fusion — part high-end sushi lounge and raw bar and part trendy nightclub. I was invited to a tasting of the new spring menu. Celebrity Chef Eiji (Taka) Takase, a veteran master chef […]

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by / on May 9, 2014 at 10:20 am / in Beyond the Boroughs

Cross the Atlantic and Visit Nikki Beach

Summer is coming and people are going to face one of the hardest questions…where should they go on vacation? Dominican Republic, Aruba and Cancun all sound nice, but people want a new and refreshing place to stay. Booking a vacation at one of the Nikki Beach locations, people will stay at the ultimate beach club that is known as the […]

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