On the Runway: TAG Heuer Signs On With English Premier League

April 27, 2016 On the Runway By ELIZABETH PATON TAG Heuer has designs on soccer. After signing on as the official timekeeper of Major League Soccer in the United States, the German Bundesliga and the Chinese Football Association Super League, the high-end watch brand announced its sponsorship on Tuesday of the English Premier League, the …

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Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’ Stylist on New Orleans as Fashion Inspiration, That Yeezy Two-Piece and More

By JOANNA NIKAS April 26, 2016 Marni Senofonte, who oversaw the creation of outfits for Beyoncé’s “Lemonade” visual album, showcased a range of looks from known labels, like the Yeezy two-piece that she paired with a Hood by Air fur in “Don’t Hurt Yourself,” to lesser-known ones, like that of the Kuwait designer Yousef al-Jasmi, who made …

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‘Real Housewives’ Invited Me In. How Could I Say No?

By KATIE ROGERS April 26, 2016 On a cold April morning in Manhattan, Ramona Singer, a cast member of “The Real Housewives of New York City,” is teetering across a street in stilettos, shedding her coat to expose a short taupe dress paired with pearls. She had just left Tipsy Parson, a bar and restaurant in Chelsea, …

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Cassandra Clare Created a Fantasy Realm and Aims to Maintain Her Rule

By PENELOPE GREEN April 23, 2016 One morning in early March, Kyli Ledesma, a 20-year-old barista from San Diego, woke up at 3:30 so she could drive to Los Angeles to secure a copy of Cassandra Clare’s newest book, “Lady Midnight,” which would be for sale at Barnes & Noble at the Grove, a high-end mall, when …

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Queen Elizabeth’s Party Planner Is Proud to Wear $35 Shoes

By COURTNEY RUBIN April 23, 2016 LONDON — Lady Elizabeth Anson, Queen Elizabeth II’s cousin and her party planner for more than 50 years, was raised in a Downton Abbey-like home where servants ironed the newspapers, and was married at Westminster Abbey. But on a recent Friday, Lady Elizabeth — the orchestrator of some of Britain’s most …

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Prince Is Mourned by Fashion World, Which Counted Him as One of Its Own

By JACOB BERNSTEIN April 22, 2016 Prince wasn’t someone many people said no to. The model Naomi Campbell was apparently one of them. “I was 17 years old when I met him,” Ms. Campbell said on Thursday, the day of Prince’s death. “I was with Azzedine Alaïa and Jean-Baptiste Mondino in Paris, and I remember Prince said …

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Unbuttoned: Bankers in the Age of Bernie: Do They Need Camouflage?

April 21, 2016 Unbuttoned By VANESSA FRIEDMAN He came, he lost, but his rhetoric continues. I am speaking, of course, of Senator Bernie Sanders, who may have ceded the Democratic primary in New York to Hillary Clinton on Tuesday, but who has made a very visible part of the city into the punching bag of …

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Boîte: Proof & Gauge, a Long Island City Bar, Makes Its Own Gin

April 20, 2016 By BRIAN SLOAN Chris Murillo, 36, was a corporate lawyer and a cocktail connoisseur when, four years ago on New Year’s Eve, he got the kind of idea that comes only after midnight and a few drinks. “I decided to start the first craft distillery in Queens,” he said. “After sitting in …

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