It's a fact: Athena Calderone is a curator of all things gorgeous. Her breathtaking home decor, delicious recipes, and eye for style inspired her to create EyeSwoon, a hub for home and food inspiration. Now, It Girl Calderone will be taking us to New York's need-to-know spots and introducing us to the coolest people around.
So, potatoes come in a variety of types and colors — classic, red, purple, yukon, russet, baked, sweet, fingerling, and The New Potato. These just happen to be my absolute favorite kind of potatoes for two very specific reasons — Laura & Danielle Kosann! Hands down, there's no better potato and no better innovative team who are bringing awareness to my favorite topic — food! It seems as though we might be on a parallel mission with EyeSwoon and The New Potato — connecting food with lifestyle and fashion, and furthermore celebrating style, beauty, and excitement surrounding food in a fresh modern approach.
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I just might be the girls’ long-lost step-sister because the three of us together both look & feels like family. After our fun-filled day in the kitchen, I'm proud to say that these new potatoes are now seasoned potatoes. I even gave Danielle & Laura some sisterly cooking advice on how to crisp up your chicken (don't cover it when you’re searing – your skin just won’t brown steaming under that lid!). The girls are massive fans of the roast chicken at Barbuto, one of their swoonable downtown spots. When we discussed a snoop feature, they both immediately knew they wanted to pay homage to their tried and true favorite. I couldn’t have been more thrilled with the addition of the salsa verde (can’t live without it!) and this feature could not have been complete without new potatoes on the menu — an absolute must!
One year ago today, the Rana Plaza garment-factory building in Bangladesh collapsed into a pile of twisted metal and concrete, killing 1,100, and injuring around 2,500. By far the worst apparel accident in the world’s history, the gruesome collapse was shocking but not surprising to those familiar with how the fashion read
You’ve spied the Céline slides and those gorgeous Sophia Webster butterfly heels, but now it’s time to shop super-special shoes you can actually afford. After all, a sweet pair of steppers doesn't have to come with a crazy case of buyer's remorse. In fact, this spring, our favorite shops are serving up some amazing read