My girls have gone back to school and I miss them already.  To boost my spirits I am headed to the Windy City for a fun time with close friends. We plan to have lunch at the first Ralph Lauren restaurant . . . aptly named RL. For dinner, I love the old classic Shaw’s Crab House. And for entertainment we are headed to Second City for what is sure to be a very

Sniff, sniff.  He may be gone, but #2 shall never be forgotten by New Yorkers and lovers of baseball everywhere.   Brilliant to his last game at Yankee Stadium, where fan flocked to see the end of a ground breaking career.  Too many accolades to mention, but what we will remember is his professionalism and his leadership of the Yankees. “He respects and has certainly done his part to maintain the integrity of the game

Calling all cool girls!  Who does not want just a little isty, bitsy piece of Cara Delevingne?  ”Cara Delevingne is our Jennifer Lawrence of the fashion world. She’s does what she wants, and doesn’t care and that’s why DKNY have let her loose on her her own campaign.” Mirror UK   Brilliant of DKNY to partner with this model, actress, singer and girl-about-the world in a collection of casual wear.  We thought it would make a

Is there anything better than a shopping spree at Doubles, located at the center of the universe,  the Sherry Netherland Hotel at 60th and Fifth.   All the best luxury brands will be there, from Courtney Moss’s GlamourpussNYC, a one stop shopping for the most fun and fashionable fur pieces that solves the “what to wear all winter long”, to Claudia Overstrom and Betsy Pitt’s Eponymous Bags, featuring THE best Hobo of the season as

We are very excited about the Preview Party for the International Fine Arts and Antique Show at the Park Avenue Armory on Thursday, October 16.   Held at the Park Avenue Armory, the Preview Party is an annual gathering ground for world-renowned collectors, connoisseurs, museum curators and interior designers, with 100% of the evening’s profits benefitting The Society’s patient care, research and education programs at MSKCC.  Please join the Chairs Catherine Carey, Melanie Seymour Holland and Karen Klopp, for a wonderful

Hartmann Luggage is a generous sponsor of the The Society Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Preview Party for the International Fine Arts & Antique Show.  We had a festive gathering of supporters to the chic Hartmann Boutique on Madison Avenue and 53rd Street.   We had a ball trying out the luggage, especially the InnovAir which is unbelievable light weight and attractive.  We all  took turns picking it up and marveled at it lightness and

Ah the romance and the glamour of the BLJ, Black Leather Jacket!  It is an essential in a wardrobe for everyday, evening and travel.  Just flew to LA and was happy to have it on the chilly plane and later for over a sheath for drinks and dinner. This is the perfect time of year to bring out (or buy) your Black Leather Jacket. Everyone needs one, whether you are in the car, on foot,

These are the articles that caught our eye this week.
QUEST MAGAZINE:  Instant Gratification Rachel Lee Hovnanian 

DUJOUR:  Underneath It All, Charles James at the National Arts Club

KEEP IT CHIC:  Catching Up With Amanda Ross

VOGUE:  Blake Lively is Pregnant 

We recently received a submission from a reader stating, “I will be attending a political fundraising dinner, the Regan Gala on October 6th in Austin Texas today at the Headliners Club. What should I wear? Something from Macys would be nice.”
“Dear Loree,  Your Political Event sounds a great evening.  and most other evening affairs, we like to stick to the basics of a LBD –  little black dress.   Whatever your political affiliation,

Don’t miss The Society Boutique’s next event—the Halsbrook Charity Pop-Up Sale which runs from Wednesday, October 8th to Saturday, October 11th from 10:30am to 6:00pm daily.  During the sale Halsbrook.com, a fashion retailer that offers the specialty boutique experience online, will feature exclusive deals on the elegant fashion of American and European designers who are making Halsbrook.com a destination for women seeking the elegance of the speciality boutique experience online.     Want to shop early, friends of What2WearWhere are invited to the VIP Preview Party on Tuesday, October 7th,