“This is a nice room,” Nicolas Pol said.
The Parisian artist was sitting in an empty white storage warehouse, wedged in a corner of the dirty cement floor, wallowing in the bits of clumping plaster.
“Yeah, it’s great,” The Observer responded. Asbestos was scattered about them.
A few rooms over, “Sick Atavus Read More
It looks like the buyer of the Olsen twins’ many-windowed Morton Square lair is none other than Continuum Company CEO Bruce Eichner. Earlier this week The Observer reported the $7.7 million sale of the rambling penthouse, the buyer shielded by the LLC, Two BB.
But now, according to HousingWatch.com, Mr. Read More
“I think this is the most incredible day of all week,” Fe Fendi (the very Italian wife of Fendi scion, Alessandro) told The Observer on Friday. A risky conjecture to make on the second day of Fashion Week–but possible, given we were chatting at the FIT Couture Council luncheon honoring fashion’s high priest, Karl Lagerfeld. Read More
Iggy Pop, in all his full shirtless and sweaty glory, stood gripping the mic stand on stage at Dasha Zhukova’s Pop Magazine party at Don Hill’s last night. It was the most buzzed-about event of Fashion’s Night Out and chances are, if you were there, you were there for a reason.
Too bad Iggy Pop Read More
It seemed like things were going so well for the Olsens. Mary-Kate’s (lack of) weight was no longer the tabloid staple it had once been, and their fashion enterprises had earned them an improbable level of credibility as designers–in August, a flattering article by Cathy Horyn quoted executives at Bergdorf and Barneys Read More
“I’ve been sporting braids for years now,” said Allison Pottasch, 20, who—stopped in Union Square on Monday, May 25—was wearing a loose-fitting purple shirt, jean shorts and a silver nose ring, her thick brown hair parted down the center and arranged neatly into two of spring 2009’s ubiquitous Heidi-esque braids (the Swiss orphan, not the Read More
The guests who crowded into the Collective Hardware space on the Bowery on Tuesday night, Feb. 17, were mostly slender, tall, attractive, long-haired men and women, talking in a variety of European accents. They were there to toast Vladimir Restoin-Roitfeld, the 24-year-old son of French Vogue editor Carine Roitfeld, who had curated a group photography Read More
The March issue of Interview magazine (previewed at a party Tuesday night at Elaine’s) features a Q&A with Mary-Kate Olsen by Interview‘s editor in chief Christopher Bollen. When Mr. Bollen reached Ms. Olsen by phone in her apartment in New York on Inauguration Day, she had just finished making a Read More
Though Mary-Kate Olsen finds the recession "sad," she’s really enjoying the sales. [P6]
Samantha Ronson gets paid a lot more for her DJ’ing gigs now that she comes equipped with Lindsay Lohan. [Gatecrasher]
Scott Sartiano‘s 1Oak and Butter are remaining recession un-friendly, for now. [Fifth item, Read More
A probably not pregnant Mary-Kate Olsen hung out in a "faux abandoned meth lab" with boyfriend Nate Lowman at Art Basel Miami Beach last week. [Intelligencer, P6]
Brad Pitt thinks it’s "inappropriate" for Angelina Jolie to make friends with the couple’s household staff. [Read More