What’s the best playlist to listen to for the month of August? Dandelion Chandelier correspondent and resident DJ Julie Chang Murphy has created a perfect playlist of music for the month of August 2021. Our personal favorite is track number 4. Find it on Spotify here. Add some ice to your drink. Press play. And feel August.
What are the best quality gourmet ice cream brands in the world? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of the top 10 recommended mail-order artisanal ice cream brands, with the best quality and variety of flavors right now. Celebrate National Ice Cream (and gelato) Day this year with the best local brands to buy online, including Jeni’s and Sugar Hill Creamery. Spoons in the air, everybody!
Fashion designer Vera Wang knows a thing or two about festive occasions. She’s been designing wedding gowns, evening gowns and festive ready-to-wear outfits for celebrities and the rest of us for years. But now, she’s taking the idea of a chic party up a notch, with a new bubbly brand of the sparkling Italian wine prosecco called – wait for it – PARTY. Our correspondent Meredith Lepore shares what she learned during her interview with Vera Wang about her new brand of bubbly, PARTY prosecco, which sounds like the perfect drink for post-pandemic celebrations this summer 2021. Let’s pop the cork, people!
We’ve previously reported on the red-hot trend called Grannycore. And it’s not just about fashion and apparel, dear reader. Nope. You can transform your home into a space that’s cozy, retro, color-splashed, and filled with florals. Maximalism reigns right now in both on-trend indoor and outdoor design schemes. If you’re in on this, our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of 12 cool trendy Grannycore outdoor home décor and furniture items fresh for summer 2021, including benches, pillows, tabletop items and more.
There’s so much happening in America right now. Which caused us to ask: what’s the best music playlist for July 4th this year? Our correspondent and resident DJ Julie Chang Murphy has created a playlist of the perfect American songs for Independence Day this year. Find it on Spotify here.