Please join us on  Wednesday April 23rd 2014 11:30am  for the Ninth Annual Purse & Pursenalities Luncheon. With over 100 Designer and Vintage bags to bid on, your pure pursenality can really be defined.   The dashing Chuck Scarborough, NBC’s Emmy Award winning anchor and correspondent is the MC and will present honors to Elaine Turner, Laura Vela, Yliana Yepez.   The Chairs, Mindy Fartin, Amy Hoadley, Karen Klopp, Tiffany Moller, Betsy Pitts and Kathy Prounis along with the Design Chairs, Carlos Falschi, Eric

How do you blush?  Not exactly tan, nor pink nor beige, blush is an allusive hue whose name conjures images up the flush of a first crush or a first kiss. We were working on a post about the seasons’ sultry shade,  and ran into Nina Griscom who was rocking the cool girl meets demure look.   She paired the softest silk top with a scrumptious pashmina in the same spun sugar shade and then edged

Have you heard about The Fabergé Big Egg Hunt?  It is the world’s biggest egg hunt, with over 260 egg sculptures individually created by leading artists and designers. For the first time ever, it  has come to our fair city.  The sculptures will be placed across the five boroughs of New York City. The Fabergé Big Egg Hunt runs until Thursday, April 17.  Then all of  the eggs will be placed in Rockefeller Center until

A tisket, a tasket a brightly colored basket . . . . . of dresses for Spring just in time for Passover and Easter.  We love how they look all together, like a basket of freshly dyed eggs.  Eggs symbolize rebirth and renewal,  and as such play a part in the traditions of these two important religious and cultural holidays. And whether your faith takes you the temple or the chapel, we can all join

Ladies and Gentlemen, start your engines!  On Thursday, April 17th, 2014 , East Side House Settlement will host the 15th Annual Gala Preview of the 2014 New York International Auto Show.  Jeep will offer guests a private preview of the entire New York International Auto Show before it officially opens to the public.   The exciting evening is chaired by Philip L. Yang, Joan P. Young, Chris LaSusa, and Elia Zois and the Benefit Committee is chaired by our stylish and sultry friends, Fe Fendi,  Morgan

Black is back, well actually it never goes out of style and looks especially chic and crisp in spring and summer. While shopping Net-A-Porter for, East Side House Settlement Gala Preview of the New York International Auto Show we came across a fantastic collection of Little Black Dresses that will be your go-to’s this season.   Whether you are looking for a day dress to wear to work and all over town, or one for cocktails and

Don’t miss Nina Griscom for GiGi  Made in New York Spring Collection 2014 Trunk Show. April 15 & 16 10am to 7pm. The Trump Park Avenue 502 Park Avenue at 59th Street.
Our clever and talented friend, Nina Griscom is well known for her unique, well-honed taste in the world of lifestyle: interior design, entertaining, and gardening. Griscom’s hallmark is characterized by a monochromatic palette, layered with organic, beautifully crafted pieces and accessories derived from her travels around the

Ah, it’s that time of year again when a would-be golfer girl’s fancy   turns to the greens.  Is there a more evocative golf event than the history-laden Masters Tournament at Augusta National, a veritable cathedral to the sport?  For those that can’t make the pilgrimage south to golf mecca, you can catch all of the drama and excitement, including Schedules, Latest Results, Profiles, History and Live Coverage at Masters.com.
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I shopped Barney’s this week looking for something to wear to my daughter’s 21st birthday party in Charlottesville, Virginia and found these great picks.  I love the crispness of the white and black and think it looks fresh after this long cold winter. The party is outside at a restaurant called Maya and I think the Parker Chain Link-Print Tunic Dress will be perfect no matter the weather.

Chloé Diamond Lace Inset Tunic

The Greensward Circle, Central Park Conservancy‘s network of young professionals, presents Swing to Spring. Celebrate the arrival of spring with like-minded peers at an evening of live music, cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres overlooking the Lake. Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm The Loeb Boathouse in Central Park.   Please contact Rebecca Sullivan at rsullivan@centralparknyc.org or 212.310.6607 for your link to purchase member tickets or if you have any questions.

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