September 2, 2015   
SOCIAL DIARY
Beautiful summer swan song out east last weekend where George Farias gave a spectacular American summer dinner at his house by the beach on Lily Pond Lane; plus Tamara Mellon's pop-up shop cocktails and shopping in Southampton for Love Heals.
GUEST DIARY
End of Summer Doings at Madoo. Wendy Moonan reports on the annual
lunch for benefactors of the Madoo Conservancy, a non-profit dedicated to the preservation of Madoo, a magical public garden in Sagaponack.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: Christina Teaches ... Justin Cries ... Seth Sikes Still Sings Judy (and more!) ... KC and The Sunshine Band Charts Again.
PARTY PICTURES
Sharon Hoge attends the Grand Finale of the Hampton Classic Horse Show which also includes the luncheon in the elaborately decorated VIP tent with all the tables in all their designer glory.
HOUSE
John Foreman takes a look at fashionable Madison Square -- when it was fashionable before it wasn't fashionable.
GUEST DIARY
Dezia looks at the numbers for each of us for the month
of September, and passes on some practical advice about it all. For you.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: Gena Rowlands — A Truly Great Actress Receives Great Honors, at Last.
SOCIAL DIARY
Another beautiful last of summer weekend in New York. Reviewing the 20th annual Quest 400 List, and recalling some of the characters and personages who led the list two decades ago.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: 18 Years Ago Today, A Great Light Went Out: Remembering Diana.
HOUSE
Sian, Lesley, and JH visit architect Douglas Wright in his lovely, quirky 1920s home in Maplewood, NJ.
BEAUTY
Summer is NOT the time to relax on maintaining your hair. Ishi tells you
what you need to know and what to buy for your hair care regimen.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: Friday's Fry-Up — Classic Dietrich ... Lily Tomlin's Big Hit ... Michele Lee is "Morrible" on Broadway ... Darlene Love's New CD ... Criterion Remasters "Dressed to Kill."
SOCIAL DIARY
Yesterday was National Dog Day and DPC was reminded of all the good things they can do for us, and help us recover from just by their presence in our lives.
BEAUTY
Want to look bright eyed and bushy-tailed first thing in the morning? Then, semi-permanent makeup may be for you. Delia von Neuschatz fills us in.
GUEST DIARY
Schulenberg's Page, Paris, Part XXII. Bob is in Paris for
the first time in his life, doesn't know the language but is a kid in a candy store of life. PS, today, August 27th is Bob's birthday, fifty-two years later.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: What I Want From the Emmy Awards. (Not That I'll Likely Get What I Want!) ... The Memoir of Mary Louise Wilson ... Hola! to The HOLA Celebration. 
PARTY PICTURES
Opening day of The 40th Annual Hampton Classic Horse Show; The Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center of the Hamptons' annual GET WILD Summer Gala; UJA-Federation's annual Summerfest Concert; An after-party to celebrate the L.A. premiere of "Michael Des Barres: Who Do You Want Me To Be?"
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: I Think I Invented the Trumps, Part III.
SOCIAL DIARY
An obituary of the 18th Earl of Devon of Powderham Castle who devoted his earldom to the survival of the family castle that has belonged to the Earls since 1891.
HOUSE
John Foreman visits the elegant enclave of Llewellyn Park, New
Jersey, and tours a honking big house.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: I Think I Invented the Trumps, Part II.
SOCIAL DIARY
A beautiful summer weekend in New York; plus a New York Times article on the legacy of David and Helen Gurley Brown; and Alex Hitz gives an annual dinner in Beverly Hills.
ACROSS THE WORLD
Washington Social Diary. Has Carol Joynt stumbled upon a possible
successor to Washington's storied Jockey Club? Maybe. It's called The Riggsby.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: I Think I Invented the Trumps, Part I.
SOCIAL DIARY
Warm summer days cooled by the tremors of Ashley Madison, the Walmarts of the Marriage Infidelity Industry, whose secrets have been exposed by internet hackers. And what our readers think.
ACROSS THE WORLD
Leading up to this year's Burning Man Festival, which begins on August 30th, Jeanne Lawrence takes us through the history of the elaborate and colorful art spectacle like no other in the world.
BEAUTY
The recent wave of hot, sticky weather is cause for
alarm for our hair and skin. Fear no more as NYSD Beauty has you covered thanks to our favorite multitasking product from Japan.
GUEST DIARY
LIZ SMITH: Director Max Joseph, a Star Is Born — And I Really Know Him! ... Stamps of Excellence — Ingrid Bergman and Paul Newman ... The importance of air conditioning in a very hot world.

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Across the World

Carol Joynt runs down the most memorable Parties of the Year.

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Guest Diary

Liz Smith: A Tell-All-Your-Friends Triumph...

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Dining

A time for indoor pursuits, warm cocktails, and comfort food.

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Philanthropy

Silda Wall Spitzer Does the Right Thing.

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Shopping Diary

It's a wrap!

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Calendar

Browse our calendar listings and submit your event. It's free!

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House

NYSD House interviews designer Stephen Sills.

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Gallery

A section of JH's city pics are now available for purchase.

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Art Set

The Art Set: Art & Food

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Travel

Notes of Paris, Provence and Cannes.

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The List / Cameo

Browse all the faces and names that matter.

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Social History

Chapter XXXI: Palm Beach 1966-1967