If the essence of haute-hipster could be bottled, it might smell something like the Apothia Soul candle burning in Ruschmeyer's hotel lobby. One of the most highly-anticipated hotel openings this summer, the mini-Montauk resort has, if possible, exceeded its hype, boasting a rotating crew of bold-faced NYC creatives (Waris, Ben Watts, Johan Lindeberg), a restaurant that's already a foodie fave, and decor best described as summer camp gone glam by way of a former Domino reader that wouldn't say no to the occasional joint. Because we're so obsessed, we asked Ruschmeyer's owner Ben Pundole (boyfriend of R29 It-girl Chelsea Leyland, who gave us her own spin on the Hamptons' hangout) to take us on a private photo tour of the property, with captions of his favorite spots. And, if you're feeling the need to get on the next LIRR to Montauk, don't worry about a reservation at this booked-out hostelry—we got you! R29 Reserve is letting you guys in on the perfect opportunity to use those vacation days, with a Hamptons get-away that's exclusive to us. Act fast—before we do.
Oh California, how we love you and your beachside weddings. Ashley + Danny had the ultimate SoCal wedding. She’s always had dreams of being a mermaid, he’s always loved the beach, and together they’ve shared a love for classic rock. So naturally they incorporated all of that into their wedding. read
If you're a fan of Teruyoshi Hayashida's seminal preppy-fashion playbook Take Ivy, or Patricia Mears' Ivy Style, you may have found yourself wondering what the ladies were doing while midcentury men were getting natty in Brooks Brothers tweeds, bucks, and beat-up chinos. Well, the answer to that question has finally read