The Eight-Day Week
Though some buildings will hold out till Wednesday, tonight’s the night that many city kiddos throw on their costumes and trick-or-treat. In hopes of avoiding the seasonal obligation to give away the Almond Joy bars we bought in bulk to a bunch of 10-year-olds, we’re switching off the lights and sneaking out to the annual Read More
The Post continues to report on Tinsley Mortimer’s reality show shenanigans–this time, though, they play it straighter. An account of her fight with “wannabe socialite Devorah Rose” (which New York magazine says has been in the works for a while) is followed directly by reassurance from the Read More
Late last year, a man named Aidan Vola, a plumber by trade, decided to launch a society magazine called New York Hamptonite. Using $118,000 of his own savings, he assembled a sales team and rented a small office in Bridgehampton. At 3 a.m. on May 22, 2009, the Friday before Memorial Day weekend, his distributor Read More
At around 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 18, a bunch of Mercedes, BMWs and Bentleys rolled up to the Social LIfe Estate in East Hampton for a party thrown by Social Life magazine. The guests were still wearing their purple wristbands from the polo event in Bridgehampton that day.
At the front gate were two Read More
At Monday evening’s party for the relaunch of Dylan Lauren‘s (daughter of Ralph) popular store, Dylan’s Candy Bar, it was not surprising that sugar featured prominently in the celebration. Tables were piled with mini-brownies and cupcakes; there was a marshmallow dipping station and bikini-and-body-paint-clad candy necklace distributors. The candy-garnished cocktails were hit or miss, however. Read More
Lindsay Lohan turned down an offer of $700,000 to do an eight-page spread in Playboy‘s 55th anniversary issue. [P6]
Comedian and host Russell Brand isn’t giving details on Britney Spears’s plans for opening the 25th MTV VIdeo Music Awards, saying only that she will not be "serving canapés or doing a bizarre haircut Read More
On Sunday, August 31, polo player and contractor Michael Borrico‘s Water Mill estate was host to Evian’s lavish "A Taste of Polo" event. A breathless press release had assured us there would be "celebrities, chefs, polo players, and tennis stars in town for the US Open," and some of those promised to be in attendance Read More
The Jonas Brothers failed to impress Ali Lohan with their East Hampton invasion.
We attempted to measure Kirsten Dunst’s hipster street-cred.
Howard Street’s Opening Ceremony celebrated Beijing’s opening ceremony for 72 hours.
Gwyneth Paltrow, Devorah Rose, Arden Wohl and others showed up for a Read More
Saturday, August 2, was a rainy day in the Hamptons. Polo in Bridgehampton was cancelled. The roads were muddy. Our hair got frizzy, and our state of mind was such that we ventured out to Devorah Rose‘s Social Life Magazine "estate" in Watermill (there’s another in Southampton) for a party celebrating the magazine’s August issue. Read More
Controversy continues to dog Lauren Conrad after yesterday’s reports of the Hills "star" bailing on a Humane Society charity event called Paws for Style. New details including Ms. Conrad’s response to critics continue to emerge.
Ms. Conrad was supposed to headline the event, organized by the Humane Society and Animal Read More