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2005 Stories by Corina Zappia

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  • Where Is the Love

    published February 8, 2005

    On this holiest of Hallmark holidays, we envision more than a few of you sitting on that ass and hoping some bodega-bought rose offering or an... More >>

  • Runway Report

    published February 8, 2005

    Instrumental in launching the career of fashion's anointed golden child, the routinely 1940's-inspired Zac Posen, nonprofit Gen Art has excelled... More >>

  • OK, Computer, Typewriters Are Back

    published February 8, 2005

    What're we on, Microsoft Word version 20 now? Do you ever wonder what became of all those typewriters that word-processing software rendered... More >>

  • Trading Places

    published February 8, 2005

    Here's one obvious gimmick we wholeheartedly support: "reverse" happy hour. Park Slope bistro More >>

  • You're Wearing His Shirt

    published February 8, 2005

    He's the man behind 50 Cent's G-Unit clothing label, Eve's Fetish wear for women, aviator-inspired chain Avirex, and men's lifestyle mag... More >>

  • The Price Is Right

    published February 1, 2005

    You don't need another pair of creepers. Rubber chaps were never quite your thing. And punk breathed its last, heroin-withered gasp almost 30... More >>

  • Warming Effect

    published February 1, 2005

    A month or two into the winter, we find the initial novelty of snowmen and gingerbread houses wears off, and we're quite ready to trade in the... More >>

  • New Orleans Via New York

    published February 1, 2005

    Obviously, these New York Mardi Gras celebrations won't be as raucous as the real deal. But if you can't make it out to the Big Easy, they're the... More >>

  • Oleg!

    published February 1, 2005

    There are those who delicately sip from the fountain of youth . . . and others who must be chug-a-lugging it. Oleg Cassini, Jackie's former... More >>

  • Keep It Together

    published February 1, 2005

    The cruelest sartorial casualty each winter isn't those suede boots you stubbornly wore in the snow. It's buttons. Yeah, man, buttons-the kind... More >>

  • Rainbow Bright

    published January 25, 2005

    It's the classic shoe paradox: an attractive women's snow boot, durable enough to withstand the elements yet not ferociously ugly. We all search... More >>

  • Mixing Up Bottle Service

    published January 25, 2005

    What can be said about bottle service, that let-them-eat-cake trend of requiring bar patrons to purchase a marked up bottle of booze to secure a... More >>

  • Early to Bed

    published January 18, 2005

    For most city dwellers, the perfect pajamas are just those that keep you warm when your radiator shuts off and don't cook you when it blazes back... More >>

  • Watch Out

    published January 18, 2005

    Apparently, they're not just good at making wee automobiles. Creator of the monstrously popular Cooper, Mini can also produce one fetching little... More >>

  • Bottled Up

    published January 18, 2005

    In search of a speedy wine tutorial, we turn to Mark Oldman, whose new book, Oldman's Guide to Outsmarting Wine (Penguin, 384 pp. $18.00),... More >>

  • Bazaar on Aisle Nine

    published January 18, 2005

    Caught between the insatiable beast that is Wal-Mart and that looming Kmart/Sears double threat, Target has always been our little engine that... More >>

  • Soul Survivor

    published January 11, 2005

    A comfy-yet-attractive heel has always been the shoe industry's holy grail. We like to think we've come closer to the impossible, however, with... More >>

  • Out of Bellevue and Alcohol-Doused

    published January 11, 2005

    Jimmy Duff is a wanted man. Needed, actually. In our city's glut of tired dives that proffer crusted-over beer glasses and call it character,... More >>

  • Oh, Ricky's, 'You're So Fine'

    published January 4, 2005

    Yep, we were shocked by this too: Ricky's—the mega New York beauty... More >>

  • Happy Together

    published January 4, 2005

    Connection Cutlery might not discourage your kid or nephew from playing with his food, but here's hoping it'll foster an early appreciation for... More >>

  • A Very Happy Happy Hour

    published January 4, 2005

    Happy hours are rarely the bargain they claim to be. With discounted drink menus limited to dollar-off PBR and Bud, they're always transpiring... More >>

  • Not Always What it Seams

    published January 4, 2005

    Nina Valenti was bound to pull a Helmut Lang comparison sometime. Though the forward-thinking designer behind Nature vs. Future is not quite the... More >>

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