Richard Mortimer, Jean Shafiroff, Elizabeth Hagins
Hamptons tastemakers with a keen eye for excellent design and fine art flocked to the newly launched venture of acclaimed interior designer Elizabeth Hagins and noted art advisor & collector Richard Mortimer, Hagins & Mortimer Design at 9 Windmill Lane in Southampton Village . The draw was an exclusive salon style showing of the works of two well known painters - artists Christopher Milne and William Pagano. The exhibition was set in the midst of important 20th Century furniture and lighting .The show will continue through Monday, August 18.Milne's and Pagano's works can be seen Thursday through Monday from 12 to 6 and Sunday, 12 to 5.
Hagins & Mortimer Design celebrate the glorious diversity of 20th century design, spanning the decades from the 1920s to the present. Hagins & Mortimer Design features furniture that runs the style gamut from Art Deco to 1970s Brutalism. The design gallery features luminaries of 20th century design such as T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings, Karl Springer, Paul McCobb, and Grosfeld House, among others. Lighting is another important part of the mix, and Murano glass from Barovier and Toso, Arteluce, Gio Ponti, and Mazzega are also featured as well as the firm's own custom upholstered pieces. Hagins & Mortimer Design offers interior design and art consultations by appointment. Among the style-setters admiring the tableaux were philanthropist Jean Shafiroff, Janice, Stuart Becker, NancyJane & Jeffrey Loewy, Joanna Mincarelli, Elliot Epstein, Vincent & Maria Pascal, Patricia Veneziano, MaryEllen Winston, Gary & Katherine Andreassen, Raven Solomon, Charles Bamberry, Jennifer Becker-Pollet & husband Adam Pollet, Chris Green & Maria Boafo and artist William Pagano.
On Saturday July 26th, a glittering array of Hampton locals, New York socialites, musicians, and artists, gathered to mingle over a cocktail party at the home of art collector, Peter Felfe. As a long time supporter of the arts, Mr. Felfe’s annual Summer party connected a vibrant pairing of Hampton locals with talented New York Citybased artists and musicians.
The 15thAnnualART FOR LIFEgala hosted by Russell and Danny Simmons and sponsored by BOMBAY SAPPHIRE Gin, which took place last night at Fairview Farms in Watermill, NY. As the official kick off to BOMBAY SAPPHIRE’s 5th Annual Artisan Seriesprogram, Naughty by Naturehelped celebrate this year’s benefit with a crowd of 750 supporters. Proceeds from the evening will benefit the Foundation’s signature arts education and gallery programs, directly serving over 3,000 inner-city youtheach year.
ArtSouthampton held its Platinum VIP & VIP Preview last night, July 24that the annual ArtSouthampton-Art Fair. ArtSouthampton, GRAFF Diamonds, Ruinart Champagne Maserati and participating galleries invited Platinum VIP cardholders and select press to peruse the art work from 6:00pm- 7:30pm and enjoy champagne and hors d'oeuvres. Proceeds from the Platinum Vip benefited the Parrish Art Museum and the Southampton Hosptial. VIP cardholders arrived at 7:30pm with the evening continuing to 10:00 pm.
Let the games begin! #itsmyparty #funtimes #birthday girl #aintnuthinbutanumber
Where were you last night? Mega-Star Jennifer Lopez was celebrating her 45th birthdayon Thursday, July 24th at Nammos in Southamptons. Looks like a few "marquee" shots were taken of the celeb with big-name friends including BFF Leah Remini, Tony Dovalani, Khloe Kardashian, Brian Atwood the famed show designer & TONS more. See the sweet #Instagram shots to follow....
Bigger and better each year the 2014 Hampton Designer Showhouse held its Gala Preview Cocktail Party on Saturday, July 19, 2014 in Bridgehampton, New York. The exclusive event was presented by Traditional Home with proceeds set to benefit Southampton Hospital.Additional sponsors included media partnersOpen House and Beach (A modern Luxury publication).
This fourteenth year of the Hampton Designer Showhouse proved to be an exciting one with Paramount Homes of the Hamptons, Inc. providing the home which was located south of Montauk Highway at 408 Pauls Lane inBridgehampton. Designer sales at the 2014Hampton Designer Showhouse will be featured on CricketsCrush.com. The elite of the Interior Design world were present early in the evening including HDS Foundation members Alexa Hampton and Jamie Drake and Interior Design behemoths Lillian August, and Mario Buatta.
So what are you doing tonight? Dare we ask. Well if you're really 'all that you feel like you are" and we're not saying just WHAT that is, you will be in attendance at 1OAKSouthamptonTONIGHTfor the launch of the cabanas. Stephan Luke spins. The event takes place on the outdoor deck AND table reservations are highly recommended...you know what THAT means! xo
Simon Miller, has hit the Hamptons! The brand itself has partnered with Los Angeles based dye-house, Noon
Studio, to offer a limited run of
indigo dyed beach blankets available at The Surf Lodge in Montauk, NY.
The blanket debuted at The Surf Lodge this past weekend at a dinner
hosted by artist-in-residence Max Snow for Andre Saraiva's new
exhibition "Dream Concerts" at The Surf Lodge.
Simon Miller brand was founded in Los Angeles in 2006 to create an
uncompromising line of Made in the USA denim from Japanese selvedge
fabric sourced from
the Okayama Region. The brand obtains the highest quality
materials and works hand-in-hand with manufacturing inLos Angeles.
Thursday, August 8, 2013, Sally Quinn & Ben Bradlee and Quinn & Pari
Bradlee hosted a cocktail party for the Smithsonian’s Sackler Gallery Gala
Chairs Dame Jillian Sackler, DBE and Hilaria and Alec Baldwin at Grey Gardens
in East Hampton, New York.
The cocktail party was held to celebrateThe Sackler
Gallery’s upcoming Gala,which will take place in Washington D.C. on October 17th. Some Enlightened Evening
Gala will benefit The Sackler exhibitionYoga the Art of Transformationwhich opens on October 19, 2013 and will run until January 26, 2014.
On Saturday July 20th, a decidedly bustling Saturday afternoon, Susan Beischel, Founder of SKIN, welcomed an exclusive set of guests to experience the unveiling of SKIN. For a few hours that afternoon, the quaint East Hampton boutique, Bonne Nuit, filled with guests who sipped on libations ranging from champagne to the latest healthy green drink.
Beische excitedly, spoke about the nuances of her super comfy fine cotton undergarments. When we asked about her expectations for the day she explained, "My expectations are to share good feeling and good comfortable clothes with women from all over. Actually, people from all over he world come to the Hamptons, so those are our customers, people that travel people that want an easy lifestyle, so you can pack it wear it many ways. Whether you're going to go to the gym and work out - do you're pilates or yoga, then you can go to lunch in it, you can layer on another piece and have dinner, you can go to the beach can do a lot in SKIN So that's the whole lifestyle of the collection."
Dini von Muefling & Rodney Yee
The event was co-hosted by Sports Illustrated Model Julie Hendereson, Adelina Wong Ettleson, Blair Votlz Clarke, Colleen Saidman Yee, Kelli Delaney and Lorna Dreher
VIP guests included: Olivia Chantrecaille, Nathalie Kaplan, Joey Wolffer, Lauren Gordon, Peggy Siegel, Dana Auslander, Landon Slane, Susan Shin, Kimberly Guilfoyle, Sonia Nassery Cole, and Fiona Rudin.
***Starting in 2003 as an intimate apparel collection of the softest cotton undies, tanks, tees, nightgowns and robes, Skin has since grown to encompass ready-to-wear, offering purist, second-skin day-to-night wardrobe essentials designed to be layered together.
The designer’s sumptuous and, above all, comfortable creations have made their way into the wardrobes of a number of high profile powerful women such as Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie, Oprah, Carine Roitfeld, Sarah Jessica Parker, Christy Turlington and Halle Berry. This year, Beischel was inducted into the CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers).
There is nothing more luxurious than the perfect cocktail. Certainly everyone should drink responsibly and when out on the quest one can drink "fashionably" with the help of this little cocktail suggestion
1.5 oz.Don Julio® Añejo Tequila
1 piece(s)salted cherry blossom
How to Mix GLASS: SHOT GLASS Drop the cherry blossom onto the tequila.Serve in a shot glass.
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