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The French Riviera in the Meatpacking: Dinner at Fig & Olive

Regina Weinreich | Posted 11.14.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

In celebration of their new cookbook, Fig & Olive: The Cuisine of the French Riviera, Francine and Laurent Halasz, mother and her devoted son, greeted dinner guests with glasses of Veuve Clicquot and warmth at the Fig & Olive restaurant in the Meatpacking this week.

The Faithful Shopper: Happy Hosts and Hostesses

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.01.2016 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Those of you lucky enough to be invited to spend a day, weekend or longer at a friend's beach house had best have something special in hand when you arrive.

PHOTOS: The Best Images From 25 Years Of Conde Nast Traveler

Posted 06.20.2012 | Travel

A new book from Assouline and Condé Nast Traveler collects a quarter-century of stunning photos from the glossy pages of the storied travel magazine....

PHOTOS: Beautiful Black-And-White Photos Of Venice

Posted 02.21.2012 | Travel

A new book from ASSOULINE is a must-have for lovers of Italy and anyone who's been to Venice. The stunning collection by Jean-Michel Berts was inspire...

PHOTOS: Inside The Treasury Of Istanbul's Grand Bazaar

Posted 12.16.2011 | Travel

A new book from Assouline offers a stunning glimpse inside the treasury of Istanbul's famed Grand Bazaar, one of the city's preeminent tourist attract...

Easy Reader: BookExpo America 2011 Offers Plenty

David Finkle | Posted 07.25.2011 | Home
David Finkle

Book lovers, here's a full disclosure about reporter/bookist me and BookExpo America 2011 at New York City's Jacob Javits Center: I go for the giveaways.

Thursday, Rainy Thursday

Melissa Vale | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Melissa Vale

About once every month or so, there is an evening where it seems that every event planner in existence decides to throw a party.

George Lois: His Formula, Revealed

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andrea Chalupa

Many significant artists and great media minds today worship at the Church of George Lois, the legendary art director who captured the turbulent 1960s...

The Independent Bookstore: Cherished, But Too Quickly Vanishing

Ellen Sterling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ellen Sterling

The other night I attended the monthly meeting of the Las Vegas Writers Group. The speaker at the meeting was Debra Belkoff. Her expertise is in book ...