Ryan Serhant Shuts Down Time Square to Propose to Fiancée Emilia Bechrakis

Ryan Serhant Proposal Emilia Bechrakis

Sorry ladies and gentlemen, Ryan Serhant is taken OFFICIALLY! 7AM this past Sunday, Million Dollar Listing New York's Ryan Serhant, literally shut down Time Square in New York to propose to his girlfriend Emilia Bechrakis. She obviously said YES! Ryan told E! News: "I’m only going to propose once in my life, so I wanted to make sure that I did ... See the Rest

#NYFW: 6 Collections For Spring With Flower Power


Thome Browne, hands down. His runway show ALWAYS wins... it's out there and classic and insane and beautifully tailored all at once. It's Spring 2015, so duh, flowers popped up in more than one of my fave collections, 3 traditional and two, besides Browne that are more cutting edge; gorgeous feminine Carolina Herrera, boho, hippy Libertine (more ... See the Rest

Monday Dilema: Brenda Bergman & David Ilku’s Salon Saloon OR Linda Simpson’s Drag Explosion?

The many faces of Sweetie

Tonight is another edition of Salon Saloon. I'll miss this one, as I'm upstate. But how could I decide whether to go to this or Linda Simpson's Fabulous Drag Explosion which is in the East Village exactly at the same time? If you're in town you've got a tough decision. Below is my take on August's Salon Saloon... Why does a show with the wheels ... See the Rest

In Memoriam: The Service For Joan Rivers Was Star-Studded (But What, No Meryl?)


Here's the program from the celebrity-packed Memorial Service just held for the legendary Joan Rivers at Temple Emanu El. Seen entering were Whoopi Goldberg, Kelly Osbourne, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathie Lee Gifford, Rosie O’Donnell, Judge Judy (!) and Barbara Walters. It just ended and according to a source inside the service, Audra McDonald sang ... See the Rest

Art See: Under The Influence Auction at Philips

DAMIAN LOEB, Little Miss Pink Tomato, 1995

September in New York is of course, back to school, Fashion Week, the fall season of Broadway, Chelsea gallery openings and art auctions, among other things. Philips' Under the Influence is a catch all name to sell a lot of art. Not as blue chip as Christie's and Sotheby's but nonetheless a player, it's always fun to see Phillips catalogue and ... See the Rest

Alexander Liberman: Myth Understood

With Diana Vreeland, who Liberman fired as Editor-in-Chief at Vogue

On Thursday night, I was part of a panel discussing the life of Alex Liberman, who was Vogue's art director for twenty plus years and then the editorial director of Condé Nast for another thirty-two years. I met Lucy Sisman 30 years ago when I worked with her designing the first issues of Paper magazine and she was later my boss as Allure‘s ... See the Rest

Drone’s Eye View: You’ve NEVER Seen Fireworks Like This Before!

Video thumbnail for youtube video Drone's Eye View: Trust. You NEVER Seen Fireworks Like This Before! - World of Wonder

Well, I missed the fireworks in New York City Friday night, I was invited to a rooftop party but I couldn't be bothered to drag my ass out. The Macy's (televised) Fireworks have been on the Hudson River years now but (I guess in fairness) they will go back and forth from the East Side to the West Side. Well, that won't matter anymore. THIS the ... See the Rest

Erykah-Ba-Don’t!: Badu Tries To Steal An On-Air Kiss


Erykah Badu tried to kiss her way onto a New York TV on Friday, but got the old "push-back". For some reason, the singer snuck into the shot while Pix 11 news reporter Mario Diaz was doing an on-air on Shia LaBeouf's recent arrest for disorderly conduct. Badu sneaked (snuck?) into the frame wearing a giant white hat and a big grin but was pushed ... See the Rest