Month: October 2019

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Our Top 10 Picks in the World of Luxury November 2019

Our Luxury Calendar provides a comprehensive overview of the top events unfolding around the world every month. Some are micro-luxuries (like a really good book) and others are on a grand, epic scale. Personally, if schedules and money were no object, and we could do anything we like, here are our top picks for the best luxury events and experiences in November 2019.

Forty Five Ten Hudson Yards, NYC

Forty Five Ten is the Best New Cool Luxury Store in NYC

Going retail shopping in New York City anytime soon? You need to have Forty Five Ten Hudson Yards on your list – it’s one of the best new cool luxury stores in NYC right now. In our new series “J+J Shop,” our intrepid correspondents Julie Chang Murphy and Jillian Tangen took a trip to the new Forty Five Ten in Hudson Yards. Here’s their report.

wangechi mutu facade commission met museum

Majestic Sculptures Grace the Facade of the Met Museum

Four elegant African women currently grace the facade of the Met in New York City; each one is seated on her own elevated pedestal. And each one maintains a regal air.  These majestic bronze sculptures, the first in the new annual Facade Commission at the Metropolitan Museum, are the work of Kenyan-American artist Wangechi Mutu. You. Have. To. See. Them. We did, and here’s our report.