December 14, 2017

Books of Style: Hygge Gets Heave-Ho as Swedes, Norwegians Join the Fun

Lykke, pronounced loo-kah, like the character in the Suzanne Vega song, is the Danish word for happiness, perhaps that country’s most valuable commodity. (Denmark often sits […]
December 14, 2017

Sag Harbor’s Historic Cinema Saved

Advertisement SAG HARBOR, N.Y. — It was a cliffhanger ending out of silent film-era two-reeler. Just days before the anniversary of the fire that partly destroyed […]
December 13, 2017

The Year in Stuff

Advertisement It was a year that felt like a decade: 2017 saw the arrival of a new president (and an at-the-ready resistance movement), the unsealing of […]
December 13, 2017

‘Where Out-of-Town Girls Could Come Feel Safe in New York’

At a recent event for the very active alumnae of Finch College, the genteel Upper East Side women’s school that dramatically closed its doors in 1975, […]
December 12, 2017

Up Next: A Young Photographer With an ‘Honest Gaze’

Advertisement Tyler Mitchell Age 22 Hometown Atlanta Now Lives In a one-bedroom apartment in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, where he is still unpacking boxes. “My […]
December 12, 2017

Encounters: ‘Insecure’ No More, Yvonne Orji Still Enjoys Cheap Pizza

Advertisement Not long ago, after performing for a packed audience at Carolines on Broadway as part of a stand-up show called “Sisters of Comedy: Night of […]
December 11, 2017

Me Time: $75 for Three Minutes at Minus 230 Degrees? Sure, We’ll Try It

Me Time By MARISA MELTZER “Have you ever tried cryotherapy?” my friend Karyn asked me while we were waiting for a yoga class to begin at […]
December 11, 2017

The Year in Style: Can Parents ‘Robot-Proof’ Their Child’s Job Future?

Advertisement Like a lot of children, my sons, Toby, 7, and Anton, 4, are obsessed with robots. In the children’s books they devour at bedtime, happy, […]
December 9, 2017

Hey, ‘Budtender’: Los Angeles’s Power Brokers of Pot Crank Up the Kook

LOS ANGELES — Carli Jo Bidlingmaier was talking to a group of 20-somethings in a living room in the Bel-Air neighborhood here, weeks before the wildfires. […]
December 8, 2017

List of Five: Bobby Flay’s Recipe for Looking Tailored

The chef and restaurateur Bobby Flay, 52, often appears on television in his chef coat, but off screen he’s found a reliable style that’s part cozy, […]