Archive for August, 2014

by / on August 14, 2014 at 12:05 pm / in Food For Thought

Master Purveyors: Meat Madness

Meat. It’s what for dinner. Or at least it should be. Enter Master Purveyors. A family-run company that has been in business since 1957, Master Purveyors is the leading meat distributor in the tri-state area. The company provides the finest meats, from beef and chicken to lamb and pork, to top New York City dining destinations, including Peter Luger, Wolfgang’s, […]

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by / on August 13, 2014 at 1:18 pm / in Get Cultured

Environment Friendly Products Delivered Right to Your Home

Sunrise Lane is a small business located in the West Village of Manhattan that delivers environmentally friendly products straight to your house. Co-Owner of Sunrise Lane and Sunnymobile Rossella Mocerino has created a very interesting and unique business that makes every delivery feel personal and familiar. Delivery is free and they accommodate your busy schedule. They will deliver at a […]

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by / on August 12, 2014 at 3:35 pm / in Dress to Impress

Following Your Passion Through Brika

Brika is a community where people can sell their handmade goods that is somewhat reminiscent of Etsy. The only difference is that to become a seller you must first fill out an application before you can actually start selling. Brika was founded by Kena Paranjape and Jen Lee Koss, whose philosophy is that you should follow your passion, and that […]

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by / on August 12, 2014 at 10:55 am / in Get Cultured

A Clamour of Cabaret: A Volume of Vaudeville Varietals

My kind of people are the ones that can sit back with a can of beer and enjoy a good show. In this case, I am specifically talking about the guy sitting next to me who was hooting throughout the show, so thank you guy with the two beers! The Dysfunctional Theatre Company in association with Horse Trade Theater Group […]

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by / on August 11, 2014 at 4:05 pm / in Food For Thought

Deliciously Sweet Treats at Fortunato Brothers Cafe

In the heart of Williamsburg, Brooklyn lies a culinary staple in the community. Fortunato Brothers Café is the one stop you want to make on your Brooklyn visit. Classic Italian favorites are exactly what you will find here; from cannolis and sesame cookies to house-made gelato, you will always leave with a smile on your face. A very community oriented business, […]

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by / on August 11, 2014 at 12:58 pm / in Get Cultured

Cameroon Dances Its Way to the Heart of New York

Cameroon took center stage last week at 42nd Street’s Liberty Theater for a cocktail reception to showcase its national ballet. Hosted by the West African nation’s Minister of Art and Culture, Ama Tutu Muna, in partnership with the country’s Heritage and Arts Foundation, the evening was a cornucopia of dance performances showcasing a wide variety of styles and talent from across […]

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by / on August 8, 2014 at 3:02 pm / in Dress to Impress

Happiness by Tous

Last week, TOUS introduced its latest collection at a fancy fete hosted by fashion stylist Gabrielle Swan of Gab & Ab and Rachel Dickinson of Rachel’s Stylish Life. The soiree, which was hosted at EZ Studios in New York City, celebrated the arrival of the TOUS Happiness Collection, as well as new accessories. The company pulled out all the stops, […]

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by / on August 7, 2014 at 5:13 pm / in Get Cultured

Prep for Shark Week Like a Pro

Even though it takes place in August, which happens to be way too close to the end of summer, Shark Week is hands down the best week of the summer. We know you’ve probably already set your DVRs and taken your summer beach vacation in preparation, but in order to fully commemorate the splendor that is Shark Week, you’re going […]

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by / on August 7, 2014 at 11:17 am / in Dress to Impress

Fierce Footwear from Konstantina Tzovolou

Out of all the accessories a woman can wear, nothing makes a bigger statement than a pair of fierce heels. New fashion designer KONSTANTINA TZOVOLOU understands the importance of fashionable heels, with the launch of her self-name brand. “It’s definitely my love for shoes,” Tzovolou said about starting her new line. “I created this collection of luxury footwear for the trendsetter of […]

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by / on August 6, 2014 at 3:20 pm / in Bottoms Up

Fin-spiring Cocktails for Shark Week

With so many Shark Week drinking games out there, it’s only fitting that there be enough shark-themed cocktails to get you through it. From the depths of the ocean to the shallows of the sea, we’ve found some of the most tasty ‘tails that are sure to send you into a frenzy. Whip up some of the cocktails below, turn on […]

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