MOST RECENT ARTICLES BY:

Lauren Schwartzberg

  1. the strategist
    The 7 Best Garden Tools to Buy This Growing SeasonWe consulted a slew of New York City gardeners.
  2. best bet
    An All-Purpose Sponge That’s Better Than Your Average Scotch-BriteTough on grease, gentle on glass, and doesn’t get that weird smell after a few uses. 
  3. the strategist
    The Shabby Chic Founder’s Favorite Non-Shabby-Chic Home GoodsBritish designer Rachel Ashwell is rebranding with a new name and a look that’s a bit more modern.
  4. the strategist
    8 Things David Barton Can’t Work Out WithoutThe man behind TMPL, a massive 40,000-square-foot fitness palace that opened in Hell’s Kitchen last month, shares his low-key gym rituals.
  5. go green
    Mint Is the New Black for Wedding InvitationsCool-green shades have moved from the runway to your invites.
  6. summer weddings 2016
    18 Wedding Bouquets That Aren’t Too PerfectUnfussy flowers for walking down the aisle.
  7. summer weddings 2016
    5 Wedding Experts Share Their Insider TipsAdvice from a baker, a dress designer, a planner, a trainer, and an officiant.
  8. the strategist
    The Three Best Yoga Mats to Buy, According to YogisFor every type of yoga enthusiast.
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    A Lightweight, No-Slip Yoga Mat That Will Last a DecadeThis four-pound mat gets grippier with each session.
  10. the strategist
    Try the Trend: LettucewareThe roughage-themed crockery that was all the rage in 1960s Palm Beach is suddenly back in style.
  11. best bet
    The Perfect Popcorn for Your Oscar PartyThis small-screen occasion calls for a snack-food upgrade.
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    A Paris-Themed Motorcycle Jacket That You Can Buy for a Good CauseThis Dries Van Noten number will be available in “The Black Leather Jacket” charity auction from Barneys and Christie’s.
  13. home goods
    27 Mood Lights to Keep You Happy, Relaxed, or FocusedPlus tips for blocking out the light altogether.
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    Supersoft Winter Running Socks That Keep You Dry and WarmA blend of merino wool and supersoft rayon make them feel like stepping inside a pillow.
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    An Affordable Sparkling Wine for Your Next Holiday PartyMore frizzante than forceful, this high-acid wine is reminiscent of a fizzy Sauvignon Blanc.
  16. 22 Gorgeous (and Green) Floral Arrangements for a Winter WeddingIt’s easy being green with bouquets and centerpieces flowing with succulents, jade roses, lily grass, and jasmine vine.
  17. winter weddings 2016
    Splashy Invitations for Your Destination (or Festive Local) WeddingAdorned with palm trees, bright flowers, and more. 
  18. 5 Wedding-Industry Insiders Share Their Expert TipsWhat you really need to know about picking a vintage gown, making the reception playlist, finding a tearproof mascara, and more.
  19. best bet
    Sparkling String Lights That Will Upgrade Your Holiday DécorWith a wireless remote to adjust the red, green, and blue LED bulbs between ten brightness levels and fade-or-strobe modes, depending on what the party calls for.
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    A Heavy-Duty Can Opener for the Serious Thanksgiving HostThe tool to tackle towers of canned cranberry sauce and organic pumpkin purée.
  21. best bet
    A Compact Clothbound Notebook for Sketching or JournalingEngineered and patented to lie completely flat, no matter which of its 192 weighty pages it’s opened to.
  22. insta finds
    The Beauty Store That Only Sells Instagram-Famous ProductsTalking to the proprietor of # (pronounced “hashtag”) about successful Instabrands, the power of the Kardashian endorsement, and his morning trips down lipstick rabbit holes.
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    Durable, Breathable Gloves for Summer GardeningFor tending the fire-escape plants or picking flowers at the country house.
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    Slick Training Flippers for the Beach Club This SummerThese patented oval blades will guide and correct any kid’s kick.
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    A Citrus-Squeezer for a Summer of Pulp-Free Pisco Sours It’s pretty enough to leave out on the table.