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2015 Grammy Award Gift Lounges

Zorianna Kit | Posted 04.10.2015 | Style
Zorianna Kit

With the 57th annual Grammys honoring the best in music on Sunday Feb. 8, numerous parties and events were held around Los Angeles leading up to the big night at the Staples Center.

The New York Mom's Guide to Christmas In The Big Apple

Maria Colaco | Posted 02.17.2015 | Parents
Maria Colaco

This is my absolute favorite season of the year! Every single part of New York is alive with the sights and sounds of the season.

Jay-Z's 100th Problem

Midwin Charles | Posted 07.14.2014 | Entertainment
Midwin Charles

Jay-Z's 100th Problem #WhatJayZSaidToSolange is the hash tag that circulated wildly on Twitter and many social networks once news broke that Solange ...

Lawsuit: Pregnant Standard Hotel Manager Denied Maternity Leave; Gave Birth In Hotel Room

Posted 11.15.2012 | New York

A former manager at the Standard Hotel has filed a discrimination suit against her superiors after she claims she was denied maternity leave and fired...

PHOTOS: America's Coolest Hipster Hotels

Travel + Leisure | Posted 12.11.2012 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Retro, of course, reigns.

On the Culture Front: Two Climates, Lots of Vodka

Chris Kompanek | Posted 09.16.2012 | New York
Chris Kompanek

In the dead of winter, I found myself on the other side of the world for the Finlandia Vodka Cup. Wearing many layers, I delved deeper into the clear spirit experience.


The Huffington Post | Eliza Fisher | Posted 07.11.2012 | Los Angeles

With temperatures soaring into the hundreds, we all need to cool off. While taking refuge in a movie theatre (perhaps at one of the Arclight's 21+ ...

The Standard Downtown Mural Delivers With Deedee Cheriel

Vanessa Coblentz | Posted 05.27.2012 | Los Angeles
Vanessa Coblentz

Acclaimed Los Angeles artist and all around cool girl, Deedee Cheriel brings her iconic imagery to the downtown Standard Hotel's 6th street mural program.

The East Village Standard Wants To Make Nice With The East Village

Posted 02.23.2012 | New York

Could an order of $7 french fries and outdoor ping-pong help chronic hotelier Andre Balazs convince East Village residents his new hotel will not be l...

Curtis M. Wong

Here's Johnny: Skating Champ Sounds Off On 2014 Olympic Pursuits, Music And Married Life | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

If you thought that Johnny Weir would mellow as he settled into married life, think again. The three-time U.S. champion figure skater, who tied th...

The High Line, 'Make Out Park Of NYC,' Brings In The Most Tickets For Illegal Drinking

Posted 12.12.2011 | New York

The High Line has come a long way from its dilapidated railway days to receiving record $20 million donations from fancy supporters. Now it looks like...

The Standard Hotel's Ice Rink Is OPEN

Posted 11.21.2011 | New York

The Standard Hotel debuted its 3,000 square foot ice rink last year, offering up skating lessons, ice hockey tournaments, and fashion shows and all ot...

The Roots, Courtney Love Rock Fashion Week Parties

Simona Rabinovitch | Posted 09.16.2011 | Style
Simona Rabinovitch

It's those little surprises that make it all worthwhile, and I'm speaking of both parties and real life. For me, those welcome moments summed up my experience navigating New York Fashion Week's party scene this season.

Boom Boom: V Magazine's Black And White Ball

Stylelist/The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

All Photos Billy Farrell/ Last night, V Magazine’s Stephen Gan, Cecilia Dean and James Kaliardos brought fashion's finest together to c...

A Wild Life in the Arts: The Indiscretion of James Hayward

Gordy Grundy | Posted 08.27.2011 | Home
Gordy Grundy

James Hayward has distinguished himself as a painter, perceptive and tactile. His new book Indiscretion, from Minneola Press, is a chronicle of a ribald life in the arts as well as a glimpse of SoCal living.

Salman Rushdie Picks Books For New York Hotel's Guest Rooms

Reuters | Posted 06.20.2011 | Home

Acclaimed novelist Salman Rushdie has come to the aid of guests who check into a trendy Manhattan hotel with nothing to read, choosing 13 celebrated A...

PHOTOS: DIVINE DESIGN: 15 Hottest Hotel Lobbies In New York City

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

I remember the days when New York City hospitality was defined by such institutions as the Plaza Hotel and the Waldorf Astoria. These hotels were rega...

PHOTOS: Kanye West Surprise Performance At Boom Boom Room Re-Opening

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The space formerly known as the Boom Boom Room reopened Thursday night after closing for most of the summer. While it's not entirely clear what's d...

Target Kaleidoscopic Fashion Spectacular Lights Up Standard Hotel (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Target's threads glowed brightly during the Kaleidoscopic Fashion Spectacular at the Standard Hotel last night. The retail chain filled 155 hotel roo...

REJECTED: Boom Boom Room Toughest Door In NYPost Experiment

New York Post | SUSANNAH CAHALAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The hardest place to get in was the star-studded Boom Boom Room, where celebs like Madonna and Marc Jacobs get down.The club denied all six of our cha...

Hugh Grant Shuts Down Soho House Floor

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Ain't no party like a Hugh Grant Party. The always charmingly befuddled actor reportedly got the folks at Soho House to shut down the entire sixth ...

Boom Boom Room To Go Private

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The celebrity stuffed Boom Boom Room is about to get even more exclusive. The Standard Hotel, which houses the club, got permission from Community Bo...

What Could Twitter Do? Benetton Experiments With Their Ads

Zandile Blay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Zandile Blay

The creative powers that be at Benetton must have grown sensitive to the need for change. Enter today's quicker fixer upper: Twitter.

New York's Standard Hotel Opens New Rooftop Bar Friday

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

The Standard Hotel, one of New York's (and Andre Balazs' for that matter) It-places, opens its new rooftop bar overlooking the Hudson River tomorrow. ...

PHOTOS: Internet Week Goes Glam At The Standard's Topguest Launch

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The Standard Hotel is known more for Fashion Week than for Internet Week, but that didn't stop new social media travel rewards program Topguest from h...