Author: Julie Murphy

How to Shop for Chic Clothes for Work Like a Boss

Succeeding at work requires many things: hard work, smarts, resilience, and mentoring. A little luck is always helpful. And so is the right wardrobe. But who has time to shop? And even if you have the time, do you have the skills of a stylist? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy breaks down all the options for getting professional assistance in building and curating your work wardrobe. From personal shoppers, to clothing box styling services like Stitch Fix, to renting clothes for work, she’s covered the bases. Here’s how to shop for chic work clothes like a boss.

Luxury Insider Tips on the Best First Trip to Ljubljana

Insider Itinerary is an occasional series that shines a light on the best places to see, stay, and dine in some of the hottest travel destinations worldwide. Our far-flung correspondents are sharing their inside tips on how to best experience their chosen destinations, especially if you’re visiting for the first time. Consider it your local luxury GPS. You’re welcome! In this edition, our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy shares her luxury insider tips on the best first trip to Ljubljana, Slovenia.

The Best Tattoo Artists and Parlors in the World

Tattoos are a core part of the modern luxury milieu, and the best tattoo artists are significant influencers and partners in luxury fashion and culture. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has rounded up the 10 best tattoo artists and parlors in the US, plus some top international tattoo artists and studios. And for those who aren’t ready for a full commitment, she’s also listed the top temporary tattoo brands that you should know about.

The Best Places in the World to see a Sunrise

Sunsets get a lot of attention – on social media, in film, and in our memories and stories about our vacations. But what about the sunrise? It takes a lot more work and discipline to catch a sunrise. Making it far more of a luxury experience – you’re far more likely to have the place all to yourself, and you’ll have the pride of knowing that you made some sacrifices in order to chase a transforming experience. So where are the best places in the world to see a sunrise? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has rounded up the top destinations for the best sunrises on earth.

How to Find a Perfect Luxury Rental in the Hamptons 2019

Looking for the perfect home to rent in the Hamptons for summer 2019? Have a look at our 9-step guide to finding the perfect luxury rental. And assess one which of the 7 social groups in the Hamptons suits you best. Then check out some of the specific fun facts and good things to know that we’ve uncovered, as well as some specific properties that are currently for rent that caught our eye. We’ve also noted our favorite hotels and restaurants, should you decide to visit before you make your final rental decision. Summer’s almost here.