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.
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.
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
2 oz Belvedere
2 muddled strawberries
.25 oz simple syrup
1 oz sour mix
Shaken - served up with a graham cracker crust.
*introduced to The Quest for "it" by STK (STK Belvedere Cocktail Special)