August 31, 2017

On Time: Paul Newman’s Rare Rolex Has Auction Watchers Buzzing

On Time By ALEX WILLIAMS Maybe you missed out on Jimi Hendrix’s “Woodstock” Stratocaster, which sold for a reported $1.3 million in 1993. Perhaps you were […]
August 30, 2017

A Mystery Ball Where the Illuminati Have Cloven Hooves

The revelers gathered Saturday evening outside a store on the Upper East Side with taxidermied parrots in the window: women in floor-kissing gowns and little back […]
August 30, 2017

Agent Provocateur Founder Unveils a New Lingerie Label

LONDON — Serena Rees, a founder of Agent Provocateur, who earned herself a fortune in the 1990s by making kinky lingerie a wardrobe staple, sat on […]
August 29, 2017

Home and Work: From a Beloved Children’s Boutique to a French Décor Store

Home and Work By AMY SERAFIN Over the course of more than 40 years, Marie-France Cohen joined her husband, Bernard, on countless adventures. The creatively fecund […]
August 25, 2017

The Doorman at the Mudd Club Tells All

In the world of Manhattan night life, the doorman occupies the role of St. Peter. Heaven awaits inside, but to join the party you must first […]
August 24, 2017

Its Competitors Make Noise, but A.P.C. Is Happy to Make Clothes

PARIS — There is an indelible truth about A.P.C., the willfully anonymous French fashion label that has been quietly going about its business for three decades, […]
August 22, 2017

Hollywood Image-Makers Work Their Magic on U.F.C. Brawlers

For bloodthirsty sports fans, no professional sports organization has provided more entertainment than Ultimate Fighting Championship. Led by its combative, publicity-mad president, Dana White Jr., it […]
August 19, 2017

Who Needs the Hamptons When You Have the Parker House?

SEA GIRT, N.J. — “I have a time share with the dance floor — I own the front and center,” Chris Fedroff, 27, said to his […]
August 19, 2017

Cultural Studies: 20 Years After Diana’s Death, a Happier Ending Imagined

In a new novel called “Imagining Diana,” readers find Princess Diana having lunch in Midtown Manhattan at Michael’s, nodding hello to Barbara Walters on her way […]
August 18, 2017

Vows: Coping With Depression as Love Wins the Day

Vows By TAMMY La GORCE From the moment he spotted her in a church pew in 2012, Noah Sutter had a crush on Anna Risch, a […]