Tommy Hilfiger Sells Connecticut Estate for $45 million

Tommy Hilfiger is starting 2021 off with a real (estate) win—the fashion designer and his wife, Dee Ocleppo, recently sold their longtime Greenwich, Connecticut,  estate. The couple purchased the 22-acre European-inspired country home for $31.4 million in 2010; its $45 million sale price, then, marks a considerable profit. Originally designed by noted architect Greville Rickard in 1939, the sprawling property […]

The Coolest New Automotive Technology at CES 2021

CES is one of the consumer electronics industry’s flagship conventions. Generally held each January in Las Vegas, it is a trade show bringing swarms of entrepreneurs, startups, and established players together to present their wares to the press and potential technology, manufacturing, and retail partners. Because of the confluence of the tech and auto industries, it has, in recent years, […]

19 Stylish Bar Cabinets to Elevate Your Space in 2021

Nothing will elevate your home bar setup like a liquor cabinet. Long a staple in five-star hotel suites and Mad Men office interiors, bar cabinets are equally appropriate for adorning a well-appointed home. They’re a must-have for anyone who loves to entertain (even if, nowadays, you’re just entertaining yourself). Substantial enough to provide serious storage yet fun enough to invite […]

Step Inside Everette Taylor’s Art-filled Manhattan Loft

Everette Taylor, the 31-year-old chief marketing officer of the online art marketplace Artsy, arrived in New York City only last winter, mere months before the city entered lockdown. But he’s quickly made himself at home. High above Canal Street, where SoHo’s shine meets Tribeca’s quiet charm, this serial entrepreneur has transformed a fourth-floor loft into a personal showcase for contemporary […]

The Most Beautiful Civil Rights Monuments in America

On August 28, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. changed the social landscape of the United States with his iconic “I Have a Dream” speech. In the wake of his achievements, we see modern champions of freedom taking their cues from Dr. King, organizing everything from peaceful marches for gender equality to forming organizations that fight daily for our freedoms. […]

Should You Do a Coffee Table Book?

“Well, I just enjoy the process so much,” enthuses Dallas designer Jan Showers when asked about her experiences in book publishing. Given that Glamorous Living, which appeared this past September from Abrams Books, is the third volume she’s launched into the world since 2009, there’s no reason to doubt the positivity in her voice. “I love putting a book together; […]

It’s Time to Start Planning Your Dream Rose Garden

Water: Roses require a diligent watering schedule during and after planting—especially during hot months. Water deeply once or twice a week, enough to saturate the root zone. Frequent and shallow watering will not meet the roses’ needs. Reduce watering when weather cools in early-to-mid-fall—though don’t allow the soil to completely dry out. Roses love water but will show signs of stress if they receive […]