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She's down with nail art, rocks her signature cutoffs like nobody's business, and is practically an expert on studded duds, but the front woman of noise rock duo Sleigh Bells has another trick up her sleeve — the ability to know exactly where to find the best grub on the north side of Brooklyn. Alexis Krauss has spent the past few years on tour, electrifying venues and festival stages with a killer live show (and massive lighting rig, too!), but with hometown picks like these, it's no surprise the food-loving vocalist has reached full FOAB status — friend of Anthony Bourdain.
From an unusual breakfast and biscuit sandwich to the curious Cuban pastry she swears by, this rock goddess' list proves she has great taste in jorts, but even better taste in sammiches. Next time you grab her favorite salted caramel ice cream treat, just keep your eyes peeled for someone in line rocking a Nicola Formichetti-gifted studded leather jacket. Crazy coats and red velvet cookies? Sounds like a top-notch menu to us.
We have a bone to pick with our pre-torn denim. Namely, it's always falling apart — and in all the wrong places. You know the type: When you bought them, they were the perfect amount of distressed — the knees and thighs were worn in, but not overly so. But, over time and with much wear, these once-perfectly-ripped read
Halloween in New York City can be scary for all the wrong reasons. If hordes of inebriates in costume and over-the-top "haunted attractions" aren't your cup of tea, know that there are still a few places left in the city where the true spirit of the season is alive and well. In fact, eerie, atmospheric ruins are tucked read