Honeymoon Hashtag Hell

If you ask JP Smith what he remembers most about his 2014 honeymoon in Aruba, he’ll say the sunsets, but not because of their beauty. “It was like a photo shoot for some magazine that would never exist,” said Mr. Smith, 38, a real estate agent in New York, and he didn’t mean that in […]

Rebirth of a Parisian Legend

PARIS — “This has always been a house of pleasures — of gastronomy, of the flesh, of drinking, smoking and seduction, of conversation, literature and the arts,” said Benjamin Patou, the jovial, workaholic 42-year-old entrepreneur who has been described in the French media as the king of Parisian night life. He also is the latest […]

MTV Movie & TV Awards 2019 Red Carpet Fashion

Stars such as Lizzo and The Hills: New Beginnings‘ Audrina Patridge and Mischa Barton hit the red carpet on Saturday for the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards. The annual ceremony takes place in Santa Monica, California and will air on Monday on MTV. Lizzo is among the performers. Nominees include Lady Gaga, Brie Larson, Sandra Bullock, Rami Malek, Robert Downey Jr., Penn Badgley, […]

Wedding Shoes: Accessories From Heel to Toe

Walking down the aisle has become a bit more detailed. Instead of wearing replicated footwear as-is, brides, grooms and their attendants are adding some flair. Accessories like clips, rings, chains, sneaker laces and decals, showcase personality, contribute to wardrobe consistency and generate distinctive looks. Functional accessories, like plastic attachments beneath the shoe, help maintain balance. […]

Homage or Theft? Carolina Herrera Called Out by Mexican Minister

The stakes in the current debate around fashion, cultural appropriation and racism, in which a variety of brands from Gucci to H & M have been called out and publicly flayed for making products that display striking historical ignorance or may exploit the work of others, have just been raised. This week Alejandra Frausto, the […]

Tiny Love Stories: ‘47 Meals With 47 Men’

Running Is Like Love We compared racing milestones and goals the first time we met because that’s what runners do. Obnoxious, I know. Turns out we had entered the same race a year before and finished 25 seconds apart. Cute. Even so, there was no rushing into love. Cautious, and a bit jaded after failed […]

Kevin Johnson, Zachary Clark

Kevin Michael Johnson and Zachary Stewart Clark were married June 8 at Mount Hope Farm in Bristol, R.I. Erik Dawe, a friend of the couple and a Universal Life minister, officiated. Mr. Johnson (left), 37, is an architect and a partner in the Washington office of SmithGroup, a design firm. He graduated cum laude from […]