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  • Blogs

    January 22, 2014

    Project 1919, A Pop-Up Speakeasy, Opens At The Mulberry Project

    One tucked away cocktail den wasn't enough for the folks at Mulberry Project (149 Mulberry Street, 646-448-4536). So last week they debuted Project 1919 -- a back patio turned prohibition-themed pop-up, a speakeasy within a speakeasy, or the Russian nesting dolls set of bars, if you will.

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2013

    What Is Ayahuasca and Why Is Everyone Singing About It?

    Ever heard of ayahuasca? It's an ancient medicinal plant that has become trendy of late. It's not uncommon to overhear ladies at Soho House discussing their transcendental experience with the substance, which is consumed as a thick, almost chocolatey tea and comes from the Amazon, where it has been ... More >>

  • Art

    February 6, 2013
  • Blogs

    June 4, 2012

    Soho House Was Overcome With "Undesirables"!

    And bridge-and-tunnel people! And men in suits! And they've done cartwheels to weed out that element. But come on, people. (A) Everyone has to come from somewhere. (And I happen to come from Brooklyn myself, so who am I to talk? I was one of those B&T's who helped fill Studio 54 every night.) (B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2011

    Luxury Condoms Go for $56 a Box to 'Edgy, Hip, Rich' Types Who Buy Luxury Condoms

    ​Imagine you had an alternate reality in which everything was "luxury." You'd drive a luxury car instead of taking an average to shitty non-luxury subway, live in a luxury apartment, wear luxury clothes, eat in luxury restaurants, be named whatever your name is but with "luxury" in front, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2011

    "I Hear Q-Tip D.J.'s Here on Fridays": The Ace Hotel Story

    ​This post is basically going to write itself, but hoo boy, Matt Gross' breathless feature on the Ace Hotel in the Times Styles section this weekend is a doozy. It's a portrait of arch-hipness that is so complete and detailed as to be an achievement in its field. There's a lot to unpack here.

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2010

    Nicholas Brooks Indicted in Death of Ex-Girlfriend Sylvie Cachay

    ​Nicholas Brooks, who the New York Post keeps reminding us is a hard-partying stoner and the "son of accused serial-raping Oscar-winning composer Joe Brooks" whenever they mention his name (why not also mention "questionable facial hair"?), has been indicted in the death of his ex-girlfriend, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2009

    Study: City Restaurants Racist

    We like to pride ourselves on how progressive New York is, but a recent study shows that upscale restaurants prefer to hire white male wait staff. Applicants with similar resumes were sent out to apply for jobs over the course of a year; whites were twice as likely to get hired. [Reuters] Scientist ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2008

    Post Follows A-Rod In Miami, Soho

    Alex Rodriguez is always good copy, so the New York Post's Page Six follows him, or takes notes from tipsters who follow him, through Miami and New York high-life. Rodriguez was first seen in South Beach on Wednesday (why did Page Six sit on this story?), where he and a "blonde" (this must be the " ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2007

    Buy What You Want! Yaeger on 'The Secret'

    (From here: Illustration by Ryan Sanchez) This week our fashion expert, Lynn Yaeger, takes on The Secret, Rhonda Byrne's popular book on how to use the Law of Attraction to achieve personal success. In Shopping With The Secret, Yaeger writes: I now use The Secret's secret weapon, the Law of Attra ... More >>