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We don’t usually talk food here but my pals Sam and Tom Metzger are really on to something with their new line of all natural frozen food, dcuisine.  So when they asked if we would like a 15% discount for our readers, we said; “Heck, YES!”   It couldn’t have come at a better time, as getting back into fall’s schedule has really had us on the run, and we are terribly tired of

Maybe it was the Catholic school girl skirts we donned every September, or the preppy blazers and ties on the boys, but there is a strong emotional connection between fall and plaids.    This year’s weaves have a sophistication not usually associated with the Scottish cloth.  It is interesting that all of the best pieces are in black, gray and white.  And why not?  It is a breeze to accessorize with black or grey, or

Fashion’s Back at the Ballet is the timely theme of this year’s highly anticipated New York City Ballet Fall Gala.  The festivities will begin with a champagne reception,  followed by a exciting performance, and then the attendees will attend a  stylish black-tie supper ball on the Promenade of the David H. Koch Theater, in the company of the dancers.  This year’s charming Chairmen,  Cindy Chao, Marianne Lake, Jennifer and Trey Laird, and Sarah Jessica Parker are

What did women wear to Mercedes Benz Fashion week?  So many wore Black, White and Black and White, a fantastic transitional palette.  It makes September feel fresh and new again.  While we chose the scheme for the Couture Council Luncheon and for What To Wear to Fashion Week, we shopped a little more for some other great choices.  It is clearly the choice of stylish women everywhere both on and off the runway.  

Take a good look in your closet at your footwear for fall?  Do you have all the styles you need for a girl on the go?  Here are the 5 that we like to rely on for getting everywhere in style.  And went shopping at SAKS SHOE DEPARTMENT  to find the best of each.
1. A GREAT FLAT   This is the shoe that can take you everywhere.
2. WEDGE   For comfort and style.
3. KITTEN

These are the articles that caught our eye this week.
The big news of course is Fashion Week.

MERCEDES BENZ FASHION WEEK:  Watch Videos or Livestream  Your Favorite Designers 

PATRICK MCMULLAN:  2014 Couture Council of FIT Luncheon honoring Caroline Herrera

WWD:  They Are Wearing:  New York Fashion Week

BBC NEWS:  Prince William and Kate Expecting Second Child

E! Online: Top Designers Remember Joan Rivers

VOGUE:  Apple

This year is the 30th Anniversary of The Harriman Cup, the annual fundraiser and alumni polo match between the University of Virginia and Yale.  In celebration, there is an exciting new location: Bethpage State Park, which is the home of Polo at the Park, and has hosted several U.S. Open Golf Championships.  For more information and tickets, go to HARRIMAN CUP. 
The Harriman Cup is a fabulous, fun-filled day in the country and an absolutely not-to-be-missed

Where else can you celebrate Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, while shopping fabulous vintage finds from the chicest women in town, and where proceeds go to a cause that is near and dear to all of us, the prevention and treatment of cancer?  Only one place – The Society Boutique – Memorial Sloan Kettering.    You never know what treasures in fashion, jewelry and home that you will discover here.  Some of the dreamy highlights

These are the articles that caught our eye this week.
WWD: Artist Rachel Lee Hovnanian Discusses ‘Plastic Perfect’

 WWD:  More details about Barbie Lagerfeld 

Quest Magazine:  Fashion Issue Amanda Hearst with Finn

E!: Donatella Versace’s Sketches of Angelina’s Wedding Dress and Veil Revealed

Net-A-Porter Magazine: Holding Court with Maria Sharapova

 
When it comes to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, we put our best stiletto forward, and from our fresh arrival at Lincoln Center on Wednesday, September 4 for The Couture Council of The Museum at FIT 2014 Couture Council Award for Artistry of Fashion , to the somewhat well-worn exit a week later on September 11,  we try to be looking runway-worthy while on the run.   For a complete Schedule of the Runway Shows, Photos, News, or to Watch LIVE, go to  MBFashionWeek.