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The Skylark’s Views & Ambiance Light Up Midtown West

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Cocktail lounges in Manhattan run the muck, with many of them having a dark presence with nothing really that outstanding to look at.  The Skylark is the exact opposite of that premise, as the location whisks you off to its 30th floor where you will see spectacular views of Manhattan with some tasty bites and unique drinks to make your experience truly one of a kind.

New York Fashion Week Spotlight: LIVARI’s Environmental Friendly Line

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LIVARI
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As another New York Fashion Week becomes a memory what remains in its wake is the fact that the fashion industry is, by some estimates, the second most polluting industry on the planet.  I mean, do we really all need new clothes every season? But on the last day of NYFW LIVARI made its debut.  A collaboration between environmental and feminist activist Alysia Reiner (award winning actress from Orange is the New Black), Claudine DeSola (celebrity stylist and founder of Caravan Stylist Studio) and Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs (designer of Tabii Just and Women’s March organizer), LIVARI is a zero waste, women-led, women-designed collection ethically made in New York.

Where to Go to Celebrate National Guacamole Day!

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September 16th marks National Guacamole Day, and we have found two locations that are celebrating this occasion in a truly big and tasty way.

Ocean Prime New York Hosts Fun Emmy Viewing Party!

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It’s a big weekend for the entertainment world, as tomorrow night is the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards!  Sure, you have the option of staying home and watching it from the comfort of your own room, but why not jazz things up a bit and head out for some delicious food and drink while rooting for your favorite TV stars and shows to win!  That is exactly what Ocean Prime will be doing tomorrow night as it is hosting a super fun Emmy Viewing Party at its amazing location!

What Is Bitcoin? And Why Is Everyone Talking About It?

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You have probably heard a lot of fuss about Bitcoin recently. But you may be wondering what is Bitcoin? This article will help you understand what exactly is Bitcoin, why everyone is talking about it and how to get yourself some bitcoins.

Theater Review: “For Peter Pan on Her 70th birthday”

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Photo by Joan Marcus

I don’t often recall Geoffrey the giraffe in the middle of a play. If you’re a child of the eighties, you might remember this congenial ungulate as the mascot for Toys R’ us toy stores.  I can vividly picture his star turn in the commercials from Saturday morning cartoons. Various happy children would embrace their joy-giving gadgets and sing, “I don’t wanna grow up, I’m a Toys R’ us kid. They gotta million toys at Toys R’ Us that I can play with.”  As the commercial ended, Geoffrey sat silhouetted on a bench, staring at the sunset and granting a warm embrace to a child. The campaign was genius. It encouraged kids to put items on their wish list and supplied adults with a heaping dose of childlike wonder.

Phoenix Bar Hosts Benefit Event For Hurricane Harvey Victims Tonight

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Phoenix Bar
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Popular Lower East Side hotspot Phoenix Bar will be hosting a benefit event tonight at 7:30 PM for the victims of Hurricane Harvey from the NYC LGBT community.  The event will feature a ton of great raffles and performances for a worthy cause as there is a personal element to why this bar is helping the people who suffered in this tragedy.

New York Fashion Week Spotlight: Bibhu Mohapatra

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Sitting at a fashion show watching the models effortlessly breeze by it’s easy to take for granted all the hard work that goes into the creation of the garments they are wearing.  Not at Bibhu Mohapatra’s show.  The craftsmanship of his collection shines brighter than the runway lights. Bibhu’s designs are always stunning and this season’s offerings were no different.  Beautiful gowns worn by beautiful people with beautiful jewelry (also designed by Bibhu).

Singer Sammi Rae Murciano Turns Hardship Into Beautiful Music

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Sammi Rae Murciano
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A lot of the music that we listen to often comes from the singer/songwriter’s personal life story in hopes that we are able to relate to what they are trying to convey.  A common theme in a lot of this type of music is pain from an experience or experiences they have dealt with in the past and are now using that in a musical way for many to hear.  This is exactly what Sammi Rae Murciano has done with her song “Reflection” and new EP that will be out this fall.

Bagatelle Hosts Kristin Cavallari For New York Fashion Week

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Kristin Cavallari
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 11: Kristin Cavallari attends Kia STYLE360 Hosts Uncommon James + Chinese Laundry by Kristin Cavallari Hosted at Bagatelle NYC and Presented by ChapStick at Metropolitan West on September 11, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Thomas Concordia/Getty Images for Kia)

I have been a huge fan of Kristin Cavallari ever since her days on Laguna Beach and The Hills.  She took her fame from reality television and turned it into a fashion empire due to her lines with Uncommon James and Chinese Laundry, both of which were on full display last night as Bagatelle hosted an event with her during New York Fashion Week.