But it does make for a cool party trick. There's a new wine glass that will leave your friends a bit confused — and leave you looking like the Houdini of vino — at your next dinner party. While at first glance this appears to be regular stemware, it isn't until you pour a glass of your favorite varietal that the magic happens. Show More Summary
The war rages on between Violet and Cora on this week’s episode of Downton Abbey. After last week’s extremely bloody dinner party, Lord Grantham is now recovering but still has to put up with the bickering between his wife and mother. Show More Summary
So, the Sauvignon Blanc conference. Two and a half days focusing on this grape, which New Zealand has made its own. Talks and tastings; dinners and parties. And welcoming Blenheim (above), shy at first, but then opening up to receive a few hundred guests and locals. Two establishments in particular deserve mention: Ritual, for its [...]
Perhaps “ringing in the New Year” involved an engagement ring, or maybe someone’s hinting about something round and sparkly mixed in with the chocolates and bubbly on Valentine’s Day. Wedding bells are coming and towing a joyful boatload of details along for the ride. Show More Summary
Digital auction house Paddle8 sees opportunity in the shifting buying habits of young collectors. Last summer, Paddle8 cofounder Alexander Gilkes happened to run into designer Andy Spade at a dinner party. "I've long admired Andy's eclectic taste," says Gilkes, a former auctioneer and Old Etonian with a penchant for tweed jackets. Show More Summary
I’ve been very late to the Teta Mona party. They’ve been providing homecooked style Lebanese food in a charming space on Lygon St East Brunswick for about two years. It’s a bit further south than the somewhat similar and established Rumi.… This post was first published on Fitzroyalty. © Brian Ward.
It isn't often that my conversation on The Dinner Party with Elysabeth Alfano results in my guest explaining that he sees himself as a french fry. However, maybe this isn't too much of a stretch when my guest is also the creator of such...Show More Summary
With this Upside Down Wine Glass, available from RED5, you can confuse your friends at the next dinner party by drinking from the stem. This glass looks exactly like your standard wine glass and it’s only when it is filled with lovely vino that you see its true effects. Because of the reversed design, the […]
Magnolia Pictures has set a date for the psychological thriller The Ones Below, putting it into theaters and on VOD on May 27th. Variety has reported that the story of a suburban couple’s standoff with new tenants in the apartment below them marks the feature film debut of David Farr. The British playwright and theater […]
For all the parties the Girlfriends throw, a lot of them don’t turn out very well: They’re like the Mary Tyler Moore of dinner parties. Tonight’s is a classic, but here we really need to pay close attention to the episode title: “IfShow More Summary
You read that right! This is a giant meatball stuffed with spaghetti! We've basically made it a reverse spaghetti and meatballs... and then supersized it. This dish is guaranteed to wow friends at your next dinner party. If your food-gasm Instagram posts haven't been on point lately, this will definitely help you step up your game. Show More Summary
Ah, January—a month when we tried to stick to our New Year’s resolutions, endured crippling blizzards and hoped El Niño wouldn't bring flooding. It was also the month when the award season kicked off with the boozy dinner party that is the Golden Globes, followed by the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite in response to what is unfortunately becoming a yearly ritual.
It finally happened. The episode Americans have been bracing for. The dinner party that turned into a bloody mess aired on Sunday night on PBS, and even though most viewers knew what was coming up on Downton Abbey, it was still quite a shock to see it all unfold. Show More Summary
Downton Abbey had a right bloody dinner, like actual blood, not the English term "bloody." What happened? Ulcers are very serious. In the fifth episode of the final season, the...
Brook and Brad’s Ojai Valley wedding was exactly the festive party they hoped to throw, complete with an outdoor ceremony, live music, and dinner under the stars. Brook’s bridal look perfected elegant whimsy with a customize Paloma Blanca gown...Show More Summary
A dinner, a brunch and a weekend auction at the Naples Winter Wine Festival will cost a couple $10,000, not counting what they might spend at the auction.
Aphrodite herself might murmur a polite little “Holy shit” if she saw the Valentino Spring 2016 couture collection. Read more...
Rebekah Bell Perfect for Oscars parties, Valentine’s Day dinners, or any black-tie celebration, tuxedos are a wardrobe staple for debonair men. While iconic black tuxedos will never go out of style, this season the fashion industry presented plenty of playful alternatives. Show More Summary
Madeleine & Karl's Colorful and Creative Family Home Pin it Everything we do for our spaces–the projects, the improvements, the dinners we cook and the parties we throw–it's all fueled by the money we make. But we fully believe thatShow More Summary
TAMPA — The physical trainer and the pharmacist met at a dinner party thrown by a professional athlete friend. Conversation was awkward at first, but they found they had a few things in common: midwestern roots, Christian faith, and an intense interest in nutritional supplements. Read full article >>