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5 Questions for: Party Whisperer Rebecca Gardner

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Since establishing her design firm in 2010, Rebecca Gardner has solidified herself as one of the most sought-after full-service event and interiors designer in Savannah and New York City, featured everywhere from VOGUE to the Wall Street Journal. A long time favorite online destination for entertaining essentials, Houses & Parties' collection of par[...]

On the Nice List: Our 2021 Gift Guide

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Holiday parties are back in full force and we couldn't be more excited for an excuse to get dolled up and celebrate once more with friends and family! Shop our special event and festive hostess picks below: Rebecca Gardner You Lucky Dog Ornament , David Webb Baby Blue Pisces ring, Westman Atelier Lit Up Highlight Stick, Danielle Rollins' A Home for A[...]

A Day in Brooklyn: Our Holiday Must-Sees

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It's officially the most wonderful time of the year in NYC, which kicked off last week with the return of spectators at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and continues tomorrow with the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree lighting. While there's nothing quite like the hustle and bustle of Rockefeller Square, we are big believers there is a lot of holiday che[...]

The New Dior/Lindbergh book is our Holiday Must-Have

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Dior/Lindbergh© Courtesy of Taschen DIOR is celebrating its iconic relationship with legendary photographer Peter Lindbergh who passed away on September 3, 2019, at the age of 74. The two-volume book featuring a previously unseen shoot in Times Square of top models and more than 80 outfits from the DIOR House archives was one of Lindbergh's last dreams a[...]

Atlanta Ballet group honors Misty Copeland at Corps de Ballet Luncheon Co-chaired by Jada Loveless and Keisha Noel

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More than 400 guests joined us at this year's Atlanta Ballet's Corps de Ballet Luncheon for a glamorous runway fashion show and to celebrate the Centre for Dance Education’s commitment to educate, inspire and reach out to youth who may not otherwise be exposed to dance. We were particularly honored to recognize American Ballet Theatre principal danc[...]

V&A's Magical "Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams" Extended to Sept 1

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With over 500 pieces, London's V&A Museum presents the largest collection of Christian Dior ever made accessible to the public in "Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams". 200 couture gowns and 157 never-before-displayed objects dazzle in an exhibit that showcases both Dior's original work and how his legacy impacted succeeding creative directors of the [...]

Fall Inspiration: Stockholm Style

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As October begins, we find ourselves drawing on the effortless cool of Stockholm for warm autumn inspiration. We love the layering of luxe textures like fur, brocade, and shearling with rich hues— and there's no better place to look than this Scandinavian city. Start feeling fall with a collection of images inspiring us right now, and shop some of our pick[...]

Lunch with Fashion Designer Norman Ambrose

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 It was so fun to catch up with our friend, the amazingly talented and charming Norman Ambrose, last week. His couture designs are what every girl dreams of wearing, and we immediately fell in love with his new fur collection debuted at Neiman Marcus. Each piece is handcrafted in the U.S. with the personal attention of Mr. Ambrose. His designs offer a comb[...]

Lady We Love: Iris Apfel

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Just off the heels of her 95th birthday, the iconic Iris Apfel has launched a new fashion collaboration with Macy's just in time for New York Fashion week! Cheers to Iris for showing us how good a lifetime of personal style and girl power can look! Read more about Iris and her collection here.