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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.
The French are to pastry as Italians are to pasta: They just do it right, like no other. And, when it comes to the French macaron, Ladurée just may do it best. We have all swooned over Ladurée, which first established a tea room near the Place de la Concorde in 1862. With its shop on the Upper East Side, and the opening of its Soho tea salon on West Broadway, Ladurée has successfully brought the sophistication, and the delicate, rich flavors of French baking to New York City.
In over a decade of working as a professional makeup artist, I've encountered endless gorgeous complexions: Seeing how beauty shines through in every shade is part of what makes my job so rewarding. But, it can be difficult to find makeup to perfectly suit each of these infinite variations. It can be especially challenging read
Ever since bike-sharing systems have popped up in different cities across the globe, a leisurely ride has become a constant on our weekend itinerary. It's the quickest way to zip from A to B while also taking in the sights. (Plus that whole fresh-air thing that's missing from the subway tunnel.) Even the fashion flock has read