Month: January 2019

the best luxury gifts for Chinese New Year this year

The Year of the Pig is almost upon us! Have you gotten your shopping done for Chinese New Year (CNY) yet? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy is sharing how to give a great Chinese New Year gift to friends and professional associates. And she’s rounded up some of the best luxury gifts for Chinese New Year this year for everyone on your list.

why we love the 2019 color of the year: living coral

The New Year brought all kinds of pressing questions with it, including this one: what should we make of the color coral? We have a great deal of conviction about green and yellow. But coral? We were initially skeptical. But after some investigation and reflection, our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has convinced us that there are several reasons why we love the 2019 color of the year: living coral. She’s even got some specific suggestions about how to wear coral and still look chic.

how to talk about sports this week like a pro

TWIST: This Week in Sports Talk is our weekly recap of how to talk about sports this week like a pro. If you’re just starting to learn about sports, or need a quick summary of what’s up in your favorite league, or just want to know why your spouse keeps obsessively checking the sports scores during important social occasions, here’s what you need to know to talk with a sports fan the week of January 27, 2019.

best new luxury watches from the Geneva SIHH show 2019

A gorgeous fine watch is a wearable work of art. Which is why we love seeing the new watch debuts at the haute horlogerie shows each year. The Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) marks the official opening of watch season in Geneva. What were the best watches at SIHH this year? Just in time for Valentine’s Day gift-gifting, here are some of the dazzling new timepieces that debuted this month. As we dream a little dream, these are our picks for the best new luxury watches from the Geneva SIHH show 2019.

The Best Of The Spring Summer 2019 Haute Couture Shows

The haute couture shows in Paris are meant to be the stuff of dreams. In Paris this week, in addition to beauty, there was also a clear acknowledgement that women need clothes that are striking, strong, interesting – and wearable. How do you dress for a black-tie event like a boss lady? Here’s how. These are our top picks of the best of the spring summer 2019 haute couture shows.