Month: May 2019

best hotels in college and university towns

The Best Hotels in College and University Towns

Whether you’re planning a college tour, returning to campus for a big reunion or the big game, or even taking a business trip or a getaway vacation, the choices for chic hotels in college and university towns have never been better. Here’s our list of the best hotels in college and university towns in the US (plus a couple in the UK).

Adventures at the Pat McGrath Mothership in London

Pat McGrath Labs launched with a great deal of fanfare in 2015. Now, the Mothership has landed in London. Exclusively at Selfridge’s, it’s a playground of bright shiny objects and makeup colors for all. We visited on a recent trip to London, and here’s what we saw. It’s our photo journal of our excellent adventures at the Pat McGrath Mothership in London.

Best luxury bespoke gifts

The Luxury Gift Guide: Unique Bespoke and Tailor-made

Looking for a knockout gift? Why not bestow a luxury customized  or personalized gift precisely tailored to the personality, experiences and aesthetic of your recipient? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has developed a luxury gift guide of unique, bespoke, and tailor-made presents. You’ll have the fun of knowing that no one else in the world has exactly the same item as your gift recipient. And they’ll know it, too. That’s some serious luxury. But you have to plan ahead if you decide to go for it.