If you caught were glued to the opening ceremony last weekend, chances are you were blown away by Scottish songstress Emeli Sande and her amazing performance during the "Isles of Wonder" portion. The singer belted out the traditional Scottish hymn to the accompaniment of one of the show's many dance routines. Now that she can check "performing at the Olympics" off her bucket list, she's landed in the States to conquer another dream-ticket feat: opening for Coldplay on the last leg of its U.S. tour. The best part? The whole talented gang will be swinging through the tri-state this weekend, and we're hooking you up with tix. Simply let us know in the comments what your favorite Coldplay song is and why, and we'll give the most creative answer two seats to Saturday's show at the Izod Center. Until we choose the lucky winner, satisfy your music craving with this brand-new vid of Emeli's acoustic performance of her Olympic knockout.
When it comes to Asian-style dumplings, we're enthusiasts.
We like to snack on the new-wave pretzel dumplings at Brooklyn's Talde and down clouds of foie gras soup dumplings at West Village gem Annisa. But, for this story, we decided to focus on the classics.
In no particular order, here are our 10 favorites: read
This fun and relaxed wedding from photog Betsi Ewing has Brooklyn written all over it! The day began at a cute little boutique BK hotel with Genevieve + Stephen getting ready amidst green toile wallpaper and the prettiest natural light. Then came portraits at an outdoor urban garden in Williamsburg. Finally, the ceremony read