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Seeing Sun Valley from the concrete jungle

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Perfect early summer weekend in New York, our friend Paige Peterson takes us on a (photo/video) trip to Sun Valley where their weather is as perfect... READ MORE
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A man blessed with opportunity

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Looking at the life and estate of the late Oleg Cassini, the designer who with Jackie Kennedy changed fashion in the 1960s, which goes on the auction block at Doyle Galleries this coming Thursday... READ MORE
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Remembering Gloria Vanderbilt

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Remembering the living legend, Gloria — her own artist’s masterpiece... READ MORE
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The Drama of it all

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A sunny last Spring weekend in New York, and a look at a Diary from 2004 with what glittered and what gives in a changing world... READ MORE
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Le Bal Marie Antoinette Revisited

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Some emails from a friend in Paris of photos of Palais Garnier and the Arc de Triomphe and La Tour Eiffel evoked envy. It sent me off to our archive to find this gem of a trip we made to Versailles and Le Bal Marie-Antoinette which took place on a Saturday evening at the Chateau 12 years ago this week... READ MORE
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In the moment

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Going with the Dogs and Cats, reading Elena Mannes “Soul Dog” and meeting up with St. Francis of Assisi and Albert Einstein among other wise men. Plus, as a special gift: Last Thursday night’s Bideawee Ball at the Ziegfeld Ballroom... READ MORE
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Frolicking at the Frick Collection’s annual Spring Garden Party

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Looking back to Wednesday when the Frick Collection held its annual Spring Garden Party (with rain in the forecast) with a huge turnout and a celebration of the opening of “Elective Affinities: Edmund de Waal at the Frick Collection.” A gorgeous evening all around... READ MORE
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The Brothers’ Voyage

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The 13th annual Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundations dinner at Sotheby’s delivers real hope and special promise both capable, and optimistic... READ MORE
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Traveling down memory lane

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Working on our files JH came upon some pictures he took in 2003 — a glam black-tie affair at the Frick and a star-studded annual gala at the Waldorf honoring Carol Burnett and Julie Andrews. Traveling down memory lane... READ MORE
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Real life in the city

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A beautiful holiday in the city where Monday felt like a Sunday, and the quiet was everywhere... READ MORE
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In Memoriam

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A beautiful, warm and sunny (with some showers) Memorial Day Weekend in New York; and thinking about the day, the time, and the memory of it all in our lives... READ MORE
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The Social Go-Around

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A sunny, summery day in New York. A book party for Michael Shnayerson’s new book “BOOM,” and Tuesday night’s annual PEN America dinner at the Museum of Natural History honoring Bob Woodward and Anita Hill among others... READ MORE