Fashion Week Observed
In the listing photos, Roberta Myers and Frank Michielli’s new co-op at 924 West End Avenue looks a little fuddy duddy. But the place, as they say, has great bones, bones that we’re sure its new owners—two souls uniquely suited to sussing out the aesthetically pleasing—will be able to take full advantage of.
And while Ms. Myers, the longtime editor of Elle, and Mr. Michelli, a partner at Michielli + Wyetzner Architects, are certainly well-equipped to dispense of the great-aunt paint job and floral wallpaper, they aren’t the only ones who saw potential in the two-bedroom, two-bath apartment.
We arrived early for Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti at the Avery Fisher Hall. Plenty of time to take a breather and people watch. A familiar flank of top-level editors began to trickle in… Roberta Myers, Virginia Smith, Glenda Bailey—all the glossy women’s magazines were covered.
“Who’s hotter? Robbie Myers or Joanna Coles?” The Observer asked, Read More
Seth Plattner, assistant to Elle editor in chief Robbie Myers, has a thoughtful first person piece in the September issue about why he, a gay guy, makes out with girls.
One reason is simply because women are nicer to guys who flirt with them–even at Elle.
We’ve been seeing Elle editor-in-chief Robbie Myers in the front row — and on time, no less! — at nearly every show we’ve attended so far this week, which takes a very special kind of dedication. Not two days after Lynn Yaeger told us it would be okay if we only made four shows Read More