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Game On: Why tenniscore is the ultimate fashion serve this summer

For those looking to ace fashion-meets-function, a pleated tennis skirt is the ultimate serve. A sartorial statement that doubles as athleticwear, this preppy classic is, without a doubt, the most...

Glimpse a 45-carat diamond, behold ballet in Untermyer Gardens, more NYC events

Each week, Alexa is rounding up the buzziest fashion drops, hotel openings, restaurant debuts and celeb-studded cultural happenings in NYC. It’s our curated guide to the very best things to...

Long Island Vine Care helps Hamptons homeowners plant their own mini vineyards

No need for sour grapes when you own the vineyard.

Designer Laura Kim serves new tabletop and furniture collab with Crate & Barrel

Laura Kim is known for her twin passions: fashion and food. So it makes perfect sense that the co-founder of Monse, co-creative director of Oscar de la Renta and famously...

The 30 best shows from Miami Swim Week 2024

Suns out, swimwear's out! Miami Swim Week took over Magic City this weekend, marking the showcase's tenth year. Over one hundred US-based and international designers gathered in the Sunshine State...

Carrie-Anne Moss on kombucha, cold plunges and new 'Star Wars' series 'The Acolyte'

Carrie-Anne Moss may be best known for “The Matrix” movies, playing motorcycle-riding, butt-kicking Trinity, whose second-skin black vinyl catsuits and ebony trench quickly became iconic. But the Canadian-born actress insists...

Shop high-art headbands, browse L.A.-inspired home decor, more NYC events

Here is our curated guide to the very best things to see, shop, taste and experience around the city. 

This Ain't Texas: Shop the best cowgirl glam looks for summer

Kelsey Randall x Revolve "Stars" hat, $355 at Revolve; Lucent hoop earrings, $350 at Swarovski; Albion ring in sterling silver with blue topaz and diamonds, from $3,200, and Albion ring in 18-k yellow gold...

Steal style secrets from ‘The Fall Guy’ star Ryan Gosling

With “The Fall Guy” (now on Prime Video) emerging as a sleeper hit rom-com of the summer, “The Notebook” selling boxes of tissues on Broadway and Ken-mania sweeping the Oscar...

Super soaks: Steep yourself in the ultimate beauty bath

When Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker were on the hunt for magnesium for their chunky, ice-blue Kourtney x Barker Wellness Calm bath flakes, they weren’t messing around. In fact, only...

Spice Girls: Bring the heat with spicy margarita recipes from 4 Hamptons hot spots

As the mercury rises, so does our thirst for fierce and fiery cocktails. Whether you’re lounging by the pool or sinking your toes into the sand, you need a drink...

North Fork winery Sparkling Pointe toasts 20 years   

When French winemaker Gilles Martin moved to New York in 1997 to support his wife, a linguistics professor at Rutgers University, he wasn’t sure exactly what he was going to...

Picking a house color in the Hamptons? Black, white and fab is trending all over

In a monochromatic world, where a white box has become the default for bland real estate stage setting, a summer home painted to match a set of Hollywood veneers can...

The renovated Maidstone hotel brings Italian vibes to East Hampton

It was a thought that nagged at Irwin Simon whenever he drove out to his home in the Hamptons, and passed through East Hampton village. “The Maidstone hotel looked like...

Shark Bar drops anchor at the former Cyril’s Fish House in Montauk 

This summer, the team behind Mavericks in Montauk is taking over the space that used to be Cyril’s Fish House — and trying to fill a void that has been...

The best wooden homes in the Hamptons

When TWA pilot Eugene John Tallarico started to hand build his home in Montauk in 1976, he knew it would be an experiment. Influenced by the work of Buckminster Fuller...

The best new luxury shopping in the Hamptons for summer

All the new designer digs, posh pop-ups and bold boutiques for luxury shopping in the Hamptons for the 2024 season — from East Hampton and Southampton to Sag Harbor and...

The 6 best restaurants and eateries in the Hamptons for summer

From fine-dining restaurants to a mouthwatering pizza trailer, here are the six hottest restaurants and eateries in the Hamptons for summer 2024.

When a house in the Hamptons isn't enough — try a $99.5M compound

On the East End, a number of buy-one-get-one homes are currently on the market for those eager to create a compound of their own.

Designer Thom Browne is tailored to perfection on Billie Eilish, Zendaya

Impeccable tailoring, deconstructed suiting, and microscopic attention to detail? It can only be Thom Browne.  Browne, who launched his eponymous menswear label in 2003, branched into womenswear years later with...