If you are one of those people who actually buys a fall coat instead of going hobo style and piling on layer upon layer of flannels and T-shirts, you may find yourself staring at the absurd store prices for what isn’t even a full jacket. You could play your luck with thrift store roulette, or you could check out this list: Caroline sent over this link from Lucky magazine listing 20 “seriously stylish” fall coats you can buy for under $50. It runs the gamut from “a plaid cape to a slick coated trench to a collegiate-cool peacoat.” And judging by the fact that it’s in the freaking 40s as of press time, it looks like you’re going to need them soon.
By the time I arrived to meet Rekha Shankar for a scheduled afternoon coffee, the comedian-turned-filmmaker was already sitting down, hard at work on another project. She waved at me as I came in and then turned back to her iPad, which I noticed as I approached had a baby cow as its desktop background. […]
The department store’s soundtracks don’t lie: the holidays are coming. As the holiday season kicks into gear in the coming weeks, we all begin to feel the impending doom that’s about to wreak havoc upon our bank accounts. We all hope to buy gifts for everyone on our lists without having to sacrifice rent money. […]
Point of fact: Halloween is the best holiday in New York City. Why? First of all, it’s the only holiday whose sole adult purpose is partying. Second, it’s the most creative holiday. And since New York is a hotbed of creative energy, we get some wild instances of that. (Not to mention, New Yorkers are especially good at bringing getting their pets into the […]