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We received a lovely email from a friend,   “I am going to Nantucket for a relative’s wedding  in late June.  I have lived all over the country but have never been to the northeast. The wedding is at a chapel , and the reception the Scionset Golf Club.  Any idea what a guest should wear. Thank you for any help!”
Our fabulous Fashion Editor,  Vanessa Diserio,  Nantucket native and Proprietor of Erica Wilson, the best shop on the island,

Celebrating the Arts is this year’s theme for The Gordon Parks Foundation Awards Dinner and Auction taking place place on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at Cipriani Wall Street.  The Gordon Parks Foundation permanently preserves the work of Gordon Parks, makes it available to the public through exhibitions, books, and electronic media and supports artistic and educational activities that advance what Gordon described as “the common search for a better life and a better world.” With Chairs Alicia Keys, Kaseem “Swizz

One of the most elegant and fragrant events of the spring season is without a doubt the New York Botanical Garden’s Conservatory Ball taking place on Thursday, June 4th.   The wonderfully capable have created an exquisite evening, enhanced by the romance and beauty of the gardens.  This years theme is based on the current spectacular exhibit Frida Kahlo Art . Garden . Life.  
Carolina Herrara Gowns are a garden of blooming patterns, alive with vivid florals and intense shades, so wonderfully reminiscent of

The 68th Annual Cannes International Film Festival is the most prestigious film festival in the world and certainly one of the most highly publicized.  This glittering, star studded spectacle never fails to excite our inner starlet, with dreams of frothy frocks and festive fetes, white jacketed leading men and the endless romatic possibility of the Côte d’Azur.    The invitation-only festival is being held from May 13th through May 24th at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès. For more

These are the articles on the web that caught our eye this week.
In the thousands of emails we receive weekly, there are always some articles that stand out or tickle our fancy and deserve passing on to our readers.   They can be fashion, arts, entertainment or something totally out of the box, hopefully always amusing or interesting. If you find one you would like to share, please send an email to info@what2wearwhere.com.
VOGUE: The 14 Most Glamorous

One of our favorite parties of the year is RIVERKEEPER’S Fishermen’s Ball.  And this year will prove to be more festive than ever with Jeff Koons in the mix along with the usual cast of celebrities, conservationists, and characters.  Join the festivities as they celebrate their achievements in protecting our region’s precious water resources at Pier 60, Chelsea Piers on the Hudson on Wednesday, May 20th, 2015. RIVERKEEPER is pleased to honor three changemakers with their Big Fish

Graduation Season is upon us! And the search for the perfect white dress is in high gear. I went to Bloomingdale’s and found lots of options. I chose short dresses with little or no sleeve as it is getting warmer by the day. Both of my daughters chose very different style dresses for their graduation from Boarding School.  My eldest Sophie went for a classic shaped short, white dress with a belt, while my daughter

Put on your dancing shoes for this stunning  celebration of the 75th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee of American Ballet Theater on Monday, May 18th.  Join the salute to 75 years of glorious ballet-theater in a one-night-only performance featuring the world’s greatest dancers, historic film clips and special guests, followed by sumptuous dining and dancing.   This  fantastic fête will bring out the best and brightest stars in the world of dance and philanthropy and the arts.
For

Please join us at the Doubles for a Spring Trunk Show!
Featuring
Blair Husain
Eponymous
Couture Collective
Tuesday, May 12th
11:00AM – 5:00PM
DOUBLES CLUB
783 FIFTH AVENUE
NEW YORK, NY 
Champagne and cookies at
3:00PM – 5:00PM

Drifting in Daylight is a dreamy pathway of art winding through the north end of Central Park, presented by Central Park Conservancy and Creative Time, a nonprofit public arts organization that works with artists to contribute to the dialogues, debates, and dreams of our times. Starting this Friday, May 15th until June 20th, visit the Park and explore features such as the Harlem Meer, Great Hill, and Conservatory Garden. Drifting in Daylight includes performative, participatory, and perceptual