Friday, 12/1/06

NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Bruce Bierman.

Rundown of the week.

The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan goes psychic.
Thursday, 11/30/06

Starstruck at Michael's.

Wildlife and the Arts on today's lineup.

Shopping Safari visits the Meatpacking District.
Wednesday, 11/29/06

Waiting for winter but keeping busy still.

New Yaawk, Chicago, and Savannah.
Tuesday, 11/28/06

A night of respite.

Raking it in on NYSD ...

Diana Quasha and the Lenox Hill Neighborhood House.
Monday, 11/27/06

A relaxing Thanksgiving Weekend in New York.

The Museum of Arts & Design's 2006 Visionaries! Awards gala; A book party for Party Confidential; Montefiore Medical Center’s Global Women’s Health Awards Gala; a private party at Ingrao gallery with House & Garden.

The Art Set profiles curator Carmen Gimenez and the Guggenheim's "Spanish Painting from El Greco to Picasso: Time, Truth and History."
Friday, 11/24/06

House of Munn: The Palm Beach Story. Clemmer Mayhew explores the various prominent branches of the Palm Beach family's tree.
Wednesday, 11/22/06

Last night's opening of the New York City Ballet.

NYSD lands in Connecticut, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., and Chicago.
Tuesday, 11/21/06

Tiffany's annual holiday luncheon and a dinner at MoMA to celebrate the opening of the Lewis and Dorothy Cullman building.

AMNH Gala, Guggenheim International Gala, ASPCA Awards Dinner, History Makers at N-YHS, and Jonas Mekas opening.

The Art Set is back with a profile of the Studio Museum of Harlem's Thelma Golden.
Monday, 11/20/06

NYSD at Table.

Balls, galas, luncheons, book parties galore.

The Passionate Shopper: Seeing Red.
Sunday, 11/19/06

Jeanne Lawrence looks back at San Francisco's Fashion Week and is on hand for Berkeley's Bancroft Library's Salute to Joan Didion.
Friday, 11/17/06

NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Alan Tanksley.

One World on NYSD ...

The Search for Mr. Adequate: It's a busy time of the year.
Thursday, 11/16/06

Catching up is hard to do.

French-American Foundation's 30th anniversary gala; Safe Horizon Junior Council’s "Red Hot Night"; 18th Annual Light Up A Life.
Wednesday, 11/15/06

Fame and Fortune.

Friends in Deed's fall benefit dinner; The New York Design Center's Masquerade Ball; The Miami launch of Amy Sacco's Cocktails; Frances Hayward welcomed animal lovers to Christie's.

One Perfect Blue Blazer.
Tuesday, 11/14/06

Last night's brilliant Library Lions 2006 Awards dinner at The New York Public Library.

Last night, Henri Barguirdjian and DPC hosted a book party at Graff for Charlie Scheips and Christophe von Hohenberg.


Monday, 11/13/06

A Saturday afternoon tour of the neighborhood; Cold Spring Harbor's inspirational First Annual Double Helix Awards.

Aspen Institute's 23rd Annual Awards Dinner; Doubles' "Ghosties and Goodies" Halloween Party; The New York City Ballet celebrated its 2007 Winter Season at Sicis; Neil Jenney and Donald Sultan at Tony Ingrao.
Friday, 11/10/06

NYSD House's The Way They Live, featuring Joy Ingham.

Running the gamut on NYSD ...

The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan riffs on getting emails.
Thursday, 11/9/06

Erica Jong and her daughter Molly Jong Fast in association with DPC hosted a cocktail party for the New York Public Library "Cubs."

The Cinema Society and Zenith Watches hosted a screening of "Flags of Our Fathers"; Luca Luca hosted a brunch to celebrate New York City Opera’s Hansel and Gretel Family Benefit; American-Scottish Foundation's 50th Anniversary.
Wednesday, 11/8/06


Running with Leggings by Ki Hackney.

Glamming it up on NYSD ...
Tuesday, 11/7/06

Around town, the scuttlebutt about, Hillary down at Michael's, the Caravaggio up at The Frick, something to see and hear.

36th anniversary gala of the Feminist Press at the City University of New York; Pre-concert dinner at the New York Philharmonic; United Cerebral Palsy Research and Educational Foundation held a dinner at Graham Arader Gallery.
Monday, 11/6/06

A beautiful First Sunday in November; Marathon days; Friday night's “You Are the Young and the Hopeless.”

The World Monuments Fund's annual Hadrian Award luncheon; The Americans for The Arts National Arts Awards gala; A “warm-up” for the Career Transitions for Dancers 21st Jubilee.
Friday, 11/3/06

NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Juan Montoya.

Crackers for Animals and Lucky Dogs (and raccoons).

Jeanne Lawrence's San Fran Social Diary.

The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan talks about Trick or Treat!
Thursday, 11/2/06

Lunch on the Michael's Rialto with Michael Gross and cocktails at chez Carolyne Roehm.

The fabulous POSH Sale at the Lighthouse; Montefiore's annual fundraising gala; and more from Tuesday night's Living Landmarks dinner.
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Wednesday, 11/1/06

Last night's Living Landmarks gala; and Halloween costumes for all.

The Power of Style.

P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center's 30th Anniversary celebration; Grand opening of Tibi boutique in Soho.
Tuesday, 10/31/06

DPC goes to the dentist, takes in a couple of book parties, and an important gala at the Pierre.

Stem Cell Foundation's inaugural gala; Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furnes host a fund-raiser at Milk Gallery; Kick off Cocktails for NYU Child Study Center.
Monday, 10/30/06

Socialites on the Brink; whence they came and where they're going. Plus a Halloween Party in the Park (with socialites).

New York Hospital's annual gala; Irish Georgian Society's annual gala; American Museum of Natural History's Family Party.
Friday, 10/27/06

NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Bunny Williams.

Phipps Community Builder Awards Gala; Chie Imai celebrated its 30th Anniversary; The Cinema Society & Guerlain hosted a screening of “The Black Dahlia”; Episcopal Social Services 2006 Gala.

The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan gives us the 411 on a few things.
Thursday, 10/26/06

American Idolizing at the New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center's Gala last night, plus media munching at Michael's and Koo-Koo-Ka-Choo Mrs. Garfunkel at the cabaret.

Introducing the new Shopping Diary: Changing the Leopard spots.
Wednesday, 10/25/06

Tributes, treasures and chillier weather last night in Manhattan.
Tuesday, 10/24/06

Last night at The Whitney.

American Ballet Theatre's 2006 Fall Season opening night gala performance; Henry Street Settlement's annual benefit; Mount Sinai Medical Center's 14th annual Celebration of Life.
Monday, 10/23/06

The week just passed.

Opening night preview for the International Fine Art and Antique Show.
Friday, 10/20/06

NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Vicente Wolf.

Closing up shop for the week but not before we made a few more stops.

The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan's throwing in the towel, or is she?
Thursday, 10/19/06

NYSD takes in a magnificent autumn day in Washington and a glimpse of Georgetown life.
Wednesday, 10/18/06

The second annual Quill Awards at the American Museum of Natural History; Last week the Isabel O’Neil Foundation and Studio Workshop's 50th Anniversary Retrospective Exhibition; Mommies mingling to benefit the Baby Buggy Foundation.
Tuesday, 10/17/06

The city, Royal Chie, Sotheby's, and The Frick.

The United Hospital Fund's annual gala; The New York Landmarks Preservation Foundation's Lunch at a Landmark; Kicking off the 14th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival; The Bronx Museum of the Arts' grand opening.
Monday, 10/16/06

Back in the saddle

Kickoff party for this year’s Alzheimer’s Association Rita Hayworth Gala; Kickoff cocktails for the annual Whitney Gala; The Society of MSKCC's Preview Party for The International Fine Art and Antique Dealers Show; NY screening of "Kettle of Fish."
Friday, 10/13/06

NYSD House presents Carolyne Roehm in its inaugural "The Way They Live."

The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan has an epiphany.
Thursday, 10/12/06

Tragedy and disaster, rainy nights, and a creative force is feted. All in yesterday's New York.

Wednesday, 10/11/06

More of those Indian Summer days coming our way.

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory honored Dr. James D. Watson and Dr. Bruce Stillman at Doubles; Troubadours' Feast for Copland House at Restaurant Daniel.
Tuesday, 10/10/06

Warm Columbus day in New York; Catching up with the week past.

The Bronx Museum of the Arts threw a party in Soho; The launch of Maestro, the new City Opera Young Patron program; The Cinema Society screening of "All the King’s Men."
Monday, 10/9/06

Sunday in the city, plus A Woman of Valor.

Galerie Gmurzynska Zurich opened an exhibition of recent works by Hedi Slimane.

NYSD Across the World.
Friday, 10/6/06

NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Miles Redd.

Jeanne Lawrence goes to Salzburg for an Amadeus Weekend - Part II.

The Search for Mr. Adequate: A crazy week for Susan ...
Thursday, 10/5/06

His mother's son.

Fillin' up on NYSD.
Wednesday, 10/4/06

Early October days in New York.

"Purses and Pursenalties" benefiting the Madison Square Boys & Girls Club; A special screening of "The Last Kiss"; Celebrating the comeback of Biba at "Biba Lives."
Tuesday, 10/3/06

Day of Atonement.

The New York Philharmonic opened its 165th season; The 15th anniversary of The Community Coalition; A benefit performance in celebration of the Animal Rescue Foundation and Labs4Rescue.
Monday, 10/2/06

Thursday, Friday, Saturday night and a rainy Sunday morning.

Metropolitan Opera Company's opening night; Institute of International Education's annual benefit dinner; Citizens for NYC hosted a fundraiser at the Copacabana.
Friday, 9/29/06

NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Chris Coleman.

Jeanne Lawrence goes to Salzburg for an Amadeus Weekend - Part I.

The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan changes her closets and changes her life. Again.
Thursday, 9/28/06

Last night in New York.

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center's Sounds of the Season; New York City Opera company's opening of its 63rd season with A Night at the Opera.
Wednesday, 9/27/06

Love Hope and Charity on today's Social Diary.

Closing out the 3rd Annual Fete de Swifty.
Tuesday, 9/26/06

Last night's Fete de Swifty.

Kick off party for the Society for Memorial Sloan-Kettering; A reception for the Randall's Island Sports Foundation; "A Night in New Orleans."
Monday, 9/25/06

Getting ready for the week ahead.

Geoffrey Bradfield's birthday soiree; New Yorkers for Children's seventh annual fall gala.

In Memoriam: Aimee de Heeren.
Friday, 9/22/06

NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Thomas Jayne.

Recap of last night in the little big city.

The Search for Mr. Adequate: And the Winner is ...
Thursday, 9/21/06

Busy New York days and nights.

Fabiola Beracasa and Chris Del Gatto's Summer Circus Bash; Evidence Dance Company’s On Our Toes in the Hamptons Gala.
Wednesday, 9/20/06

News-broadcasters' day at Michael's.

Last night in New York and then some.
Tuesday, 9/19/06

Diary notes.

25th anniversary cocktail party for Stephen Dweck; An evening celebrating Hunter College — A Transformation in Progress; A reception for the New York Stem Cell Foundation; American Museum of Natural History honored David H. Koch.
Monday, 9/18/06

A private visit to the Paris residence of Count and Countess Hubert d'Ornano.

A look inside the 23rd Biennale des Antiquaires.

Fashion Week special guest diary: Charlotte Moss, fresh in from Paris, covers the Ralph Rucci show.
Friday, 9/15/06

En route from Paris to New York. Be back Monday ...

Fashion Week special guest diary: How Anita Sarko spent her Fashion Week.
Thursday, 9/14/06

Opening night gala of the 23rd Biennale des Antiquaires in the Grand Palais; Remembering Governor Ann Richards.

Fashion Week special guest diary: Ki Hackney visits Bill Blass.
Wednesday, 9/13/06

A literary tour of the city and the opening night gala of the musée des Arts décoratifs.

Fashion Week special guest diary: Alexandra Wolfe takes in Carolina Herrera.
Tuesday, 9/12/06

First night in Paris soaking up the history and the vibes.

Fashion Week special guest diary: Jamee Gregory goes to the Oscar show.
Monday, 9/11/06

Thursday night wrap-up and a look at the week ahead.

Fashion Week special guest diary: Debbie Bancroft reports on Nicole Miller.

Fashion Week special guest diary: Jesse Kornbluth remembers the days ...
Thursday, 9/8/06

The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan announces the winner and runner-up of the "Worst thing a guy ever said to me" Contest.
Thursday, 9/7/06

The summer social season comes to a close with a White Celebration Party and a cocktail reception for the sunflower king.
Wednesday, 9/6/06

An exclusive preview of Andy Warhol: The Day The Factory Died.

The Hampton Classic, Lake Placid Horse Shows, and A Taste of Polo.
Tuesday, 9/5/06

Last Hurrahs and Autumn kick-offs.

The Junior Council of Safe Horizon's first kick off event in East Hampton; Hamptons International Film Festival's launch of its Spotlight Series; Jaguar and Hogan's "Drive Gorgeous."
Monday, 9/4/06

Curling up with some good books on Labor Day Weekend in New York.
Friday, 9/1/06

Part 76 of The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan ruminates on the Emmys and her years as a comedy writer.
Thursday, 8/31/06

Jeanne Lawrence's San Fran Social Diary: San Francisco Ballet's 73rd Opening Night Gala.

Off to Newport for a "Weekend of Coaching," hosted by The Preservation Society of Newport County.
Wednesday, 8/30/06

A book party for Ed Kosner's It’s News To Me.

Letter from Europe, Summer 2006, featuring the Red Cross Ball in Monte Carlo.
Tuesday, 8/29/06

Say hello to Paige Peterson, Christopher Cerf, and Alexandra Wolfe.

A big birthday and a little bit of Emmy.
Monday, 8/28/06

Having (as in Getting) It All.

Family Tea Parties, Salute to Survivors, Taste of Tennis.
Friday, 8/25/06

Jeanne Lawrence's San Fran Social Diary: A City with History.

Mother Courage; Birthday Boy; Broadway Baby.

Part 75 of The Search for Mr. Adequate: Back from her weekend in Minneapolis.
Thursday, 8/24/06

From the Farmer's Market to our dinner table at Swifty's.
Wedneday, 8/23/06

A Breezy Tuesday in New York, Under a Tree in the Park, down by the Riverside.
Tuesday, 8/22/06

Reflections of a Dawg's Life and where we can all find love; The second annual Red Cross Ball at the home of Carole and Todd Rome.
Monday, 8/21/06

Sisters Brave and True.

Carnegie "Beach Ball" in Newport; Cocktail kickoff for the 3rd Annual On Our Toes in the Hamptons Gala; Kickoff party for the Children’s Memorial Medical Research Institute in Chicago; Fund-raiser for the Fresh Air Fund; The release of Paris Hilton's debut pop album.
Friday, 8/18/06

The 16th edition of the NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Clodagh.

Part III - The Grand Gala of 3200 for the M. H. de Young Memorial Museum.

Part 74 of The Search for Mr. Adequate: Two stories, true of course, from friends ...
Thursday, 8/17/06

Michael's Melee; Divorce Beatle-style.

Jane Goodall's "Reason for Hope" Gala Dinner; The Cinema Society hosted a screening of "The Illusionist."
Wednesday, 8/16/06

Guest Diary: Writer Daniel Cappello visits Jacob's Pillow for the Trey McIntyre Project.
Tuesday, 8/15/06

Fancy Faces, Fancy Pants. Part II.

Child Development Center of the Hamptons' Orchid Ball Benefit; Gimme Shelter Exhibition to benefit Earth Pledge; Fundraiser for Project A.L.S. at the East Hampton home of John and Regina Scully.
Monday, 8/14/06

Fancy Faces, Fancy Pants.

Jackie Rogers hosted a kick-off party for the Animal Rescue Fund benefit; Legendary Amadeus Weekend in Salzburg, Vienna; 2006 Power of Pink Luncheon.
Friday, 8/11/06

The 15th edition of the NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Noel Jeffrey.

Part 73 of The Search for Mr. Adequate: The rest of Susan's Aspen vacation.
Thursday, 8/10/06

Free Arts NYC Young Benefactor Summer benefit; Southampton Hospital’s Summer Party, "By-The-Sea"; The 2006 Mashomack International Polo Challenge; Kickoff reception for the 2006 Rita Hayworth Gala.
Wednesday, 8/9/06

NYSD Social History, Part II: The Whitneys and the Other Woman.
Tuesday, 8/8/06

A Sunday afternoon walk down Fifth Avenue stopping at the block between 78th and 79th.

The Fitch’s Corner Horse Trials celebrated their 12th year; Kickoff reception honoring the benefit committees for the Historical Society of Palm Beach.
Monday, 8/7/06

Rich as Rockefeller.

The Young New Yorkers for the New York Philharmonic's summer gala; First annual "Dutch Treat" dinner party; Christopher Cerf's annual cocktail party for the graduates of the Columbia University Publishing Course; Madison Avenue Business Improvement District's “Madison Avenue Men.”
Friday, 8/4/06

The 14th edition of the NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Geoffrey Bradfield.

The Cinema Society hosted a screening of “The Night Listener”; Screening of Hollywoodland out east and DPC's true story of the death of Superman George Reeves; After-party for the seventh annual 2006 New York International Latino Film Festival.

Part 72 of The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan reports from Aspen.
Thursday, 8/3/06

Hot in the city.

Surprise birthday party for Shubert Organization's Phil Smith; First annual Get Cocky Awards benefiting the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.
Wednesday, 8/2/06

Society's darlings.

Robin and Elliot Broidy hosted an evening in Bel Air to salute American Ballet Theatre.
Tuesday, 8/1/06

First day of August. Hot Under The Collar.

Seventh annual Art For Life Seventh Heaven benefit; Ovarian Cancer Research Fund's Super Saturday 9.
Monday, 7/31/06

The Fly In the Astor Ointment; Astor Lives and Astor Wives, Part II.

A surprise birthday party for Alvin Valley in Southampton; A luncheon at Elaine's for Adam Davies' "Goodbye Lemon"; A poolside birthday party for Nazee Moinian.
Friday, 7/28/06

The 13th edition of the NYSD House Decorator Series featuring John Barman.

Astor Lives and Astor Wives.
Thursday, 7/27/06

Jeanne Lawrence's San Fran Social Diary: History of the de Young Museum and the Family Dinner, Part II.
Wednesday, 7/26/06

Birthday tributes; Lunch with Felicia; Dinner with Iris.

Young Friends of Save Venice hosted an enchanting Soiree; The Cancer Research Institute (CRI) hosted its 20th Annual Awards Dinner.
Tuesday, 7/25/06

The Finals of the Hennessy Polo Cup at the Southampton Hunt & Polo Club; Preview of Chloe's 2006 fall runway collection at Saks Fifth Avenue in Southampton; "Melodies and Memories," a benefit for The Deane F. Johnson Center for Neurotherapeutics at UCLA; A book party in Bal Harbour for Deborah Schoeneman's 4% Famous.
Monday, 7/24/06

Bottling Happiness; Drugs and Marriage.

Jeanne Lawrence's San Fran Social Diary: Rebirth of the M. H. de Young Memorial Museum in the 21st Century, Part I.

Citymeals-on-Wheels raised more than $1 million at Tutto Italia; Celebrating the upcoming marriage of Pamela Taylor and Eames Yates; The Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson Foundation's 14th Annual Golf Invitational.
Friday, 7/21/06

The 12th edition of the NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Mariette Himes-Gomez.

The Studio Museum in Harlem opened its summer exhibitions; National Audubon Society's Women in Conservation Awards luncheon; Catholic Big Sisters and Big Brothers held its annual Gala Dinner Dance.
Thursday, 7/20/06

DPC rambles on and on on the state of Brinkley/Cook and marriage and what's it all about anyway Alfie?

A screening of Katharina Otto-Bernstein's documentary, Absolute Wilson; Grand Classics screening of The King of Marvin Gardens; Frances Hayward hosted the 30th Anniversary Celebration of Grey Gardens.
Wednesday, 7/19/06

High 90s yesterday in New York; A look around the Hampton Designer Showhouse.

Evelyn Lauder's exhibition of Beauties and Other New Work in Aspen to benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation; Caramoor International Music Festival launched its summer season with a gala evening.
Tuesday, 7/18/06

Weekend in the Hamptons, Part II.
Monday, 7/17/06

Weekend in the Hamptons, Part I.
Thursday, 7/13/06

The 11th edition of the NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Richard Keith Langham.

A cocktail reception in honor of the President's Committee of Southampton Hospital; The Parrish Art Museum's annual Midsummer Party.
Thursday, 7/13/06

Fashion and passion fueled the table conversation last night at Le Cirque where New Yorkers gathered to escape the heat of the night until the rains came.
Wednesday, 7/12/06

We went over to the Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center for the American Ballet Theatre's Met Season and a performance of "Romeo and Juliet."

The Doubles "Summer Soiree"; A book party for Robin Hazelwood's Model Student; The Animal Rescue Fund held its annual summer dinner dance; Volunteers of America's annual summer benefit, Samba et Soleil.
Tuesday, 7/11/06

Doctor's despondency terrifies New Yorkers and creates a disaster in the neighborhood.

R. Couri Hay's Social Safari; The Cinema Society hosted the premiere of "The Groomsmen"; "Dancing Under the Stars" with The Lord's Place/Palm Beach Auxiliary.
Monday, 7/10/06

Summer luncheon for the committee chairs of the Career Transition for Dancers 21st Annual Jubilee fund-raiser; The Ross School in East Hampton's fundraiser for its Steven J. Ross Scholarship Fund; Broadway Barks 8; The Southampton Fresh Home’s 19th annual American Picnic.
Friday, 7/7/06

The tenth edition of the NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Laura Bohn.

Cabana Cachaca celebrated its U.S. launch; DIVAS Shop for Opera; Junior Council's party of the season at the American Museum of Natural History.

Part 71 of The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan tells a cautionary tale.
Thursday, 7/6/06

Royal Birdwatching.

The Joffrey Ballet's 50th anniversary gala in downtown Chicago; A party for Milly Resort Cabana; The New-York Historical Society celebrated its groundbreaking Legacies Exhibit; A book party for Kelly Killoren Bensimon.
Wednesday, 7/5/06

Back in business after a very quiet July 4th weekend.

Judy Licht and Jerry Della Femina's annual Independence Day Party out in the Hamptons; Southampton Fresh Air Home's 14th annual Decorators-Designers-Dealers (D-D-D) Sale and Auctions; a cocktail party for the Accompanied Library honoring the work of Samuel Beckett.
Tuesday, 7/4/06

Walking around the city on July 4th weekend.
Friday, 6/30/06

The ninth edition of the NYSD House Decorator Series featuring Barbara Uzielli.

New-York Historical Society's annual Strawberry Festival Benefit Luncheon; Project Sunshine's 3rd Annual Gala, "Sunshine Over Manhattan"; The Public Theater held its annual Summer Gala at the Delacorte.

Part 70 of The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan comments on the color orange.
Thursday, 6/29/06

Doubles' Spring Bling party; Southampton screening of "The Devil Wears Prada"; Friends of the High Line's 6th annual Summer Benefit; A casual lunch was held to preview and shop the Hanley Collecton; Dr. Peter Theodorou opened his new UES office.
Wednesday, 6/28/06

A reception for Richard Stengel, the newly named Managing Editor of Time; Encompass New Opera Theatre honored Charles Strouse.

Dominic Chianese was honored by the Alzheimer's Association; The Historic House Trust of New York's Founders Award Dinner; The New York Public Library's annual Corporate Dinner; Zelda Kaplan's 90th birthday celebration.
Tuesday, 6/27/06

Fund-raising benefits in Washington and Chicago rank right up there with New York raising millions for cultural and community projects.

Don Burns and Greg Connors hosted their annual Midsummer Drinks Benefit for God's Love We Deliver; The Cinema Society and Hugo Boss hosted the premiere of "Allegro"; Doug Hannant and Fred Anderson threw a party for Patty Raynes in Southampton.
Monday, 6/26/06

A day trip to Nantucket.

The Ms. Foundation's 18th annual Gloria Awards; 2006 Cipriani/Deutsche Bank Concert Series benefiting AMFAR; La Dolce Vita celebrated its 40th anniversary; "Journey to Shangri-la" at the Elizabeth Street Garden and Sculpture Gallery.
Friday, 6/23/06

The eighth edition of NYSD House's Decorator Series: Jamie Drake and his 'do-it-and-don't-look-back' sense of daring.

Jeanne Lawrence and her San Francisco Social Diary's latest ...

Part 69 of The Search for Mr. Adequate: So much news, so little time.
Thursday, 6/22/06

Wednesday in New York. Hot. What else is new?

U.S. Fund for UNICEF hosted Houston's second annual Designs of Hope gala; American Ballet Theatre's inaugural Noche Latina; Creative Time threw a benefit party in the East Village; Sanctuary for Families Zero Tolerance Benefit at Pier Sixty.
Wednesday, 6/21/06

Life is a dance: Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg, Dan Rather, and weeknights at Lincoln Center.

"Celebrate the Neighborhood," an evening for the Associates Committee of Lenox Hill Neighborhood House; Girl Scout Council of Greater New York's 31st annual Tribute Dinner; A party in L.A. for Roberto Cavalli Vodka; The unveiling of the Chamber Hotel's new contemporary Chinese art installation.
Tuesday, 6/20/06

Last night at the Broadhurst Theatre, the Metropolitan Opera Guild presented a one night-only production of "Master Class"; Riffing on Huffington.

The first-ever Harold Clurman Festival of the Arts presented by the Stella Adler Studio of Acting; Pure Vision Arts held a celebratory reception; The ninth annual gala opening night preview of SOFA New York 2006.
Monday, 6/19/06

Broadcasters Foundation of America's dinner hosted by Nancy and William O'Shaughnessy.

Rockefeller University's Women & Science initiative luncheon; A surprise party for Larry Herbert marking the 50th Anniversary of Pantone; A book party for Janet Hanson's More Than 85 Broads; The 32nd annual YMCA Dodge Award dinner.
Friday, 6/16/06

The seventh edition of NYSD House's Decorator Series: Matthew Patrick Smyth.

The 2006 Contemporary Friends Spring Benefit for the Studio Museum of Harlem; The Fisher Center of Alzheimer's Research Foundation's annual fundraising gala; Wanda Murphy opened her solo art show at the Ezair Gallery in Southampton.

Part 68 of The Search for Mr. Adequate: Susan "Googles" herself.
Thursday, 6/15/06

Last night's performance of Rufus Wainwright's version of the famous Judy Garland Carnegie Hall Concert of 1961; Plus a book party for Designing the Hamptons: Portraits of Interiors.
Wednesday, 6/14/06

Channel 13, WNET New York and Channel 21, WLIW held its 13th annual Gala Salute last night at Gotham Hall; Biz dinner at Crispo.

The Venetian Heritage Exhibition, Man Ray "The Photographic Image"; Helen Yarmak unveiled her winter 2006/2007 collection; The Hudson Institute New York Briefing Series.


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