Vintage For Oscars, Grounded For New York Fashion Week

With the exception of a couple appearances, since I returned from Brazil to Los Angeles a couple weeks days ago, I’ve operated off-the-radar, primarily turning up at boutiques and private…

Sao Paolo Rocks! Dining & Dishing, Alexandre Herchovitch and Gloria

Sao Paolo is a vast, impressive metropolis on a scale that’s incomparable to most of the cities I travel to. Last week, while I traveled to and from fashion…

The Osklen Crew Wows With A Party, Getaway to Paraty

Oskar Metsavaht of Osklen has the inside track in Brazilian cool. He’s one of the best designers in the country but also a consummate tastemaker, always interested in pulling together…

A Newly Minted Car Owner Settles In Los Angeles While Avoiding A Kato Kaelin Tag But Looking Butch

I’ve been moving to LA since spring of last year. I didn’t take the big plunge by uprooting my life in New York and moving lock, stock and barrel,…

Time Off To Reflect, Brazil Again

The best gift that I received this holiday season was the gift of some time off. I was keen to stay put in California, eat well, sleep a lot,…

Momofuku, Launch My Line, Number (N)ine, Poverty At Urban Zen

I got back to New York on Sunday and braved the torrential downpour to satisfy my craving for Momofuku’s chicken ramen. It’s the best in town and the perfect…