Archive | January, 2012

The Costume Council Presents: RODARTE

Posted on 23 January 2012

Kate and Laura Mulleavy of Rodarte were chosen as part of LACMA’s Director’s Series on January 18, interviewed by its director Michael Govan. Rodarte’s Fra Angelico Collection was donated to the museum’s Costume and Textiles Department. The sisters joined Michael Govan and Costume Council presenters to speak about the influence of art, film and literature […]

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Saravanaa Bhavan – Upper West Side

Posted on 23 January 2012

Indian food is poised for its moment in New York—bright flavors, regional diversity, phenomenal value—and there’s no better place to sample its appeal than where it all began: Saravanaa Bhavan, now open on the Upper West Side. Since 1981, the restaurant’s India-based locations have charmed native palates in Chennai, Delhi, Vellore and beyond; since 2005, […]

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Boulud Sud – Upper West Side

Posted on 23 January 2012

In the cold shadow of Lincoln Center, a warm Mediterranean sun rises. Daniel Boulud’s newest venture “Boulud Sud” is a welcome addition to his ever-evolving culinary empire. When you enter off the 64th street entrance you are welcomed by a charming bar and lounge area and then are immediately taken aback with the vast “open […]

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Mama’s Fish House – Maui, Hawaii

Posted on 23 January 2012

Purple Fork review by: Baron Gordon Mama’s Fish House is the vision of Floyd and Doris Christenson. Floyd, business man turned sailor, discovered his calling. Following his passion and dream to sail with his wife Doris and son Keith (4 years old) to the south pacific. The Christenson’s set sail from San Diego headed to […]

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Cosmic Navigator – Gahl Sasson: NYC Valentines Workshop

Posted on 22 January 2012

Special Valentine’s Workshop hosted by “Cosmic Navigator”, Gahl Sasson: When: Tuesday, February 14, 2012 – 8:00pm – Tuesday, February 14, 2012 – 10:00pm Where: Open Center, NY 22 East 30th Street, New York, NY 10016 Price: $25 ($20 members) To register: 212-219-2527 This fun and entertaining evening offers practical relationship advice and exercises from different […]

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A Trip to Istanbul for Valentines Day – Turkish Airlines

Posted on 20 January 2012

This year instead of giving the traditional – yet unoriginal – flowers and candy for Valentine’s Day, surprise your significant other by taking them across the ocean for an unforgettable, romantic trip to Turkey, one of the world’s top destinations. From January 24th until January 31, 2012, Turkish Airlines, the fastest growing airline in the world […]

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JO JO – Upper East Side

Posted on 18 January 2012

‘New Yor wrote about the Alsace-born master chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten that in the past two decades, no single chef has had more influence on the way New Yorkers dine out—or on the way other chefs cook and other restaurants look. “He invented America’s answer to nouvelle cuisine,” says tv-personality, chef and writer Mario Batali. “When […]

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BITE Beauty

Posted on 18 January 2012

Bite Beauty is a collection of lip products fusing alluring color with the age-defying benefits of powerful antioxidants. Derived from natural and food grade ingredients, Bite is beauty that’s better for you. Beauty is the first ever lipstick line to contain Red Wine Resveratrol, delivering a micro-dose of antioxidants with every application. Resveratrol is the […]

Beauty Spotlight: Dr. Perricone

Posted on 08 January 2012

Long-recognized as THE preeminent skincare guru, Dr. Nicholas Perricone has shared his revolutionary approach to defying age and battling wrinkles with his celebrity clientele, and the general population alike. As a board certified clinical and research dermatologist, Dr. Perricone has pioneered groundbreaking advancements in the treatment and prevention of wrinkles. Touted as the “Father of […]

Blaue Gans – Tribeca

Posted on 06 January 2012

Those seeking a taste of Austro-Hungarian food with a stylish twist may find what they are looking for at Blaue Gans (Austrian for “Blue Goose”). Located in Tribeca, the restaurant puts an emphasis on the freshness and authenticity of its ingredients. The restaurant offers a eclectic selection of plates that can be enjoyed as shared […]

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Pan American – Nolita

Posted on 05 January 2012

Located in the heart of Nolita, the Pan American’s ambiance mixes Mexican with flashy 60s retro in a wonderfully energizing way (though be warned: if you do not like the color turquoise, this may not be the spot for you) and accented with framed postcards of everywhere from Denver, Oaxaca, Havana, to Bermuda. With a […]

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