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15 Best Designer Dresses for Summer 2022 in Every Shade of Blue
Nothing says summer like a perfectly styled and chic luxury designer dress in blue. They work for date night, picnics in the park, cocktails on the beach, and nearly everything else that's fun about the summer. But which are the best dresses of the season this year? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 15 of the best cute, casual and chic blue dresses perfect for Summer 2022.
10 Best Designer Bags for Summer 2022 in Every Shade of Blue
It may be hard to believe at the moment, but Summer 2022 is nearly here. And you know what that means: time for a new bag! If you're in the mood for a Summer refresh (and who isn't?), our ace correspondent Julie Chang Murphy is on the case. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of some of the best new designer handbags - including cross-body, tote, clutch and shoulder bags - in every shade of blue for Summer 2022.
7 Best Luxury Hotels to Celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
In February 2022, Her Majesty the Queen of England became the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee: 70 years on throne. The Queen has ruled for longer than any other Monarch in British history. That calls for a celebration of epic proportions! Our correspondent Meredith Lepore has curated a list of the best 5-star luxury hotels in London and New York with special packages, parties and more to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022.
7 Memorial Day Luxury Travel Destinations Best to Book 2022
It's not too late to book a last-minute weekend getaway for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend. If you move quickly, there are luxurious spots with space available - and who doesn't want to kick the summer off right? Our correspondent Meredith Lepore has curated a list of 7 Memorial Day 2022 luxury travel destinations best to book right now.
The Luxury Gift Shop: 15 Best Ideas for New Graduates in 2022
What are the best luxury graduation gifts for members of the Class of 2022? If you couldn't score tickets for Taylor Swift's commencement speech at Yankee Stadium, don't worry. There are other items perfect to mark this incredible occasion.  Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated our luxury graduation gift shop with 15 ideas for the best gifts for new high school and college graduates of all genders in the Class of 2022.
12 White T-Shirts for Women Perfect to Buy for Summer 2022
Yes, you need another white T-shirt. And we have just the one you need. The weather is getting warmer, the new luxury designer collections are in store, and there's a white tee out there that's a perfect refresh for your wardrobe this season. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 12 best chic luxury designer white T-shirts and tees for women perfect to buy for summer 2022, whether for work, vacation or the beach. Because who doesn't need another one?
15 Perfectly Cool and Crisp White Summer 2022 Dresses to Wear Now
Nothing says summer like a cool, crisp, comfortable and chic luxury designer dress in white. They work for date night, picnics in the park, cocktails on the beach and nearly everything else that's fun about the summer. But which white frocks are the best dresses of the season this year? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 15 of the best cute, casual and chic white dresses perfect for Summer 2022.
10 Luxury Designer Fashion White Tank Tops Ideal for Summer 2022
Yes, you need a white tank top. The weather is getting warmer, the new luxury designer collections are in store, and there's a white tank out there that's a perfect refresh for your wardrobe. 'Cause in case you hadn't heard, the fashion authorities have decreed that the white tank top is one of the biggest trends of the season. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 10 best luxury designer white tank tops for women ideal for summer 2022, including new ones from Balmain, Saint Laurent and more. No time like the present to grab yours.
The Mirror on the Wall, Most Important Design Statement of All
Couldn't quite afford that Warhol of Marilyn Monroe that shattered records at the May auction? It's totally understandable. And the good news is that the new status symbol isn't contemporary art on the wall, anyway. It's an eye-catching mirror that's generating all the buzz right now. If you're in need of wall art and want to go in a fresh new direction, consider an usual, vintage (or vintage-inspired) full size mirror. Statement wall mirrors are a big trend in luxury interior design in 2022, including those from Jonathan Adler, the iconic Ultrafragola, and other wavy, humorous picks. Our correspondent Meredith Lepore has curated a list of 9 statement mirrors to consider if you're ready to mirror this trend in your home this year.
15 Bridal Party Gifts They’ll Love Adding to their Jewelry Box
In the whirl of wedding planning, it can be challenging to find the perfect gift for your bridesmaids. It should be unique, special and meaningful. But it also helps if its small enough for them for travel with. And affordable enough for you. Oy vey! To help solve this pressing dilemma, our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 15 fine and fashion jewelry brands with gifts perfect for your bridal party, including necklaces, bracelets, and earrings, almost all under $500.
15 Designer Fashions Perfect for Guests at Every Kind of Wedding
Figuring out what to wear to a wedding as a guest is always a little bit difficult. Especially when black-tie weddings are on the rise in this post-coronavirus era. So, our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of the top designer fashions and style trends - including lots of dresses and black tie gowns - perfect for guests to wear at every kind of formal wedding in 2022.
12 Luxury Fashion Looks to Buy if you Love Coastal Grandma Style
What is the "coastal grandma" aesthetic, and how do you style it if you decide to embrace this slightly puzzling but totally appealing luxury fashion trend? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy explains the coastal grandma (or grandmother) aesthetic, and shows 12 looks to inform how to style this new luxury fashion trend from TikTok by way of classic Nancy Meyer movies.
The 4 Best Luxury Video Projectors for Outdoor Movie Nights
Who says a TV room has to be indoors? Ever since the pandemic started, it's all about being outdoors but that doesn't mean you have to always be hiking or biking. Netflix and chilling is a perfectly acceptable outdoor activity too. Enter the state-of-the-art outdoor screening room. Whether you're improvising a football tailgate for the Big Game, or hosting your own impromptu film festival, we've got you. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of the best outdoor projectors and TV's to buy right now.
12 Luxury Destinations Just a Short Drive from New York City
Sometimes the best weekend plan is a getaway from the city that's not too far away - but just distant enough to feel like a true escape. One that won't involve sitting in traffic for hours - but that also gives you that jolt of road trip adrenaline as you put the car in drive. If you live in New York City, you know exactly what we mean. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 12 luxury vacation spots perfect for a romantic, family or even solo weekend getaway that are just a short drive, and close to or very near New York City (NYC).
The 8 Best Places to Celebrate Mother’s Day in New York City
Our Gotham Guide series provides information from those of us who live in New York about the events, eateries and other happenings that are truly special and worth your time. In this installment, our Brooklyn-based correspondent Julie Chang Murphy shares her take on the best places for celebrating Mother's Day 2022 in New York City (NYC), including museums, restaurants and more.
8 Best Places in NYC for Live Open Mic Poetry Readings and Slams
As part of our Gotham Insiders Guide series, we've been opening up our secret vault and sharing our favorite places for just about everything in New York City. In honor of National Poetry Month, we've turned our attention to where to go in the city if you want to hear a poetry reading, watch a poetry slam, or even perform yourself. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has found the best places in New York City (NYC) for live open mic poetry readings, spoken word performances, poetry slams and more, including the famous Nuyorican Poets Café.
12 Ways to Channel the Vibrant Style of Poet Amanda Gorman
It's National Poetry Month, which made us think - of course - about style icon, Youth Poet Laureate and all-around "it girl" Amanda Gorman. Even before she wrote and read the Inaugural Poem in January 2021, Gorman was a budding style influencer. Now, having been on the cover of Vogue and on the red carpet as a co-host of the Met Gala last year, she's officially One To Watch. If you love her style and spirit, you can incorporate some of it into your own wardrobe. Our ace correspondent Julie Chang Murphy shows how to dress like the poet with 12 ways to channel the vibrant style of Amanda Gorman in luxury designer fashion outfits you can buy right now.
8 Best Sustainable Designer Luxury Bags and Purses of 2022
As a new season arrives and we shop for wardrobe updates, lots of us are looking for chic accessories that are both eco-friendly and on-trend. Heritage brands like Stella McCartney have been at this for years, of course. And a relatively new crop of designers is expanding our choices when it comes to eco-friendly luxury fashion. We're talking about sustainable bag brands with practices like sourcing leather responsibly or offering vegan options, for example. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 8 of the best sustainable eco-friendly luxury designer bags and purses of 2022 from brands that are on-trend or timelessly chic.

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