Barneys New York Toasts the Lexus LC 500 with an Exclusive Sommelier Set

Barneys New York Toasts the Lexus LC 500 with an Exclusive Sommelier Set

Photo Credit: Lexus and Barneys New York In celebration of Lexus’ all-new LC 500 luxury coupe, Barneys New York is offering a finely crafted, limited-edition collection of barware inspired by the car’s elegant design. Lexus’ LC 500 is the Japanese company’s first entry into the highest premium end of the luxury coupe market segment, and Barneys New York’s’ made-in-Italy Lexus XO sommelier set represents the most elegant, handcrafted bar goods available. Photo Credit: Lexus Inspired by…

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New York Review of Books editor Robert B Silvers dies

New York Review of Books editor Robert B Silvers dies

The exacting editor of The New York Review of Books, Robert B Silvers, who made it a literary magazine of lasting influence, has died aged 87. He died at his home in Manhattan after a short illness, the magazine said. Mr Silvers co-edited the bi-weekly with Barbara Epstein from its inception in 1963. It regularly featured contributions from great writers and polemicists like Gore Vidal, Norman Mailer, WH Auden and more recently Zadie Smith. In…

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New York Fashion Week: Six talking points

New York Fashion Week: Six talking points

New York Fashion Week came to an end on Wednesday, marking the end of seven days of extremely good looking people wearing clothes we can’t afford. NYFW is held twice a year – February and September – and this one focused on autumn/winter collections. We’ll leave aside the fact that Wednesday is nobody’s idea of the end of the week and focus on some of the highlights instead. 1. The hot convict’s catwalk debut In…

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Boris Johnson in New York for talks with Donald Trump's team

Boris Johnson in New York for talks with Donald Trump's team

The foreign secretary has held “positive but frank” talks with some of Donald Trump’s key advisers during a visit to New York, officials have said. Boris Johnson met Mr Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kuchner, and Steve Bannon, the US president-elect’s strategist. It was the first formal face-to-face meeting between members of the incoming US administration and a UK minister. Officials said they discussed US foreign policy towards Syria, China and Russia. On Monday Mr Johnson will…

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