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Brierly, Susan

Fashion Night Comes to Montclair Sunday, September 14!

Grab your stylish friends and head to Montclair's Wellmont Theater this weekend to check out the latest runway looks...


Calling All Crafty Artists: Morris Museum to Exhibit NJ Work

The always-inventive Morris Museum is calling for submissions from Garden State artists who specialize in crafts that accessorize people and places ...


Ann Taylor Bracelet Sales Support Breast Cancer Awareness

Next time you visit Ann Taylor stores to preview all the new fall looks, consider purchasing a trio of bracelets in support of a worthy cause...


When Old Bags Become New Treasures

The annual Old Bags Luncheon fundraiser will feature silent and live auctions of various high-end handbags. The event is September 30. more

Handbag Heaven: Make Mine a Mini

Looking for that perfect handbag to kick your fall wardrobe up a notch? Grab one of the season’s hottest looks, a mini cross-body bag. These downsized versions are chic, sporty and just the right size to hold everyday essentials. more

Furnishing Solutions to Sell Recycled Clothing, Too!

Every time I drive down Route 10 in Morris Plains, my car automatically steers into the Furnishing Solutions store...and now they're about to sell cool clothes, too!



Bungalow 5 Furnishings: Black is the New Black

If you love the simple but chic look of basic black in your wardrobe, try it in your home. These chairs, tables and lamps are all brand-new looks from Bungalow 5...


BIG SALE on Summer Cocktail Dresses, Shoes and Jewelry!

I just spotted a fabulous cocktail dress sale online at BHLDN. Any of these summer frocks would be especially gorgeous to wear to a wedding, whether you're a bride, maid or guest…


The Newest in Nail Art: Wear Your Pet's Face on Your Fingertips!

As New Jersey Monthly’s style editor, I see lots of interesting new beauty products. This one really got my attention because INNI Nails takes nail art to a new level by creating completely customizable nail wraps …


Good Old Summertime: Seasonal Steals

Invite the neighbors across the lawn for a down-to-earth backyard barbecue. Bring out the croquet set, slice up a watermelon and embrace a retro vibe with classic cocktails and grilled steaks served on genuine Fiestaware. more

Indulge in a Spa Treatment: Support Jersey Battered Women's Service

Spend a fun evening at Dieci Lifestyle Spa in Livingston to help support a worthy cause ...


Lunchtime Beauty Fixes

These high-tech services each take just 30 to 90 minutes. Unlike lunch, they’re calorie-free. more

Jonathan Adler Devotee Alert: Online Warehouse Sale This Week!

If you're a fan of designer Jonathan Adler's fun and funky home and fashion accessories, you'll want to circle July 17-22 on your calendar in RED...


Fall Fashion Deals in July: Big Nordstrom Sale is Here!

Although we're enjoying hot summer temps, it’s not too early to start planning your fall wardrobe…especially since Nordstrom’s gigantic Anniversary Sale starts on July 18...


Scarf It Up: NJ Painter Turns Hobby into Design Business

Whether you're driving around in a windy convertible or just want to look summer-chic, grab one of these funky silk scarves created by Princeton designer Chetna Singh...



Future Is Bright for Young NJ Sunglasses Inventor

Summer sunshine in your eyes? Check out Matthew Sheffield's Shady Eyedeas styles and design your own cool shades for 19 bucks...


The Dog Days of Summer

Make no bones about it: Canine toys and apparel have never been so doggone cute and colorful. Your pooch deserves to be the first on the block to sport a cool collar, swanky rain gear or a tempting toy. more

Why Are Women Shaving Their Faces?

At first blush, it might sound crazy, but some dermatologists say there are actually good reasons for females to have their faces de-fuzzed with a sharp blade…


Puppy Love ... Pamper Your Pooch With Cool Stuff

This month we've turned an ear to puppy mania. Have you noticed all the cute doggy toys and fashion accessories on the market? Your pooch deserves to be the coolest pet in the neighborhood...


June Wedding Style is in the Air!

Sunny skies, balmy weather and blossoming flowers mean that June has finally arrived, and with it comes fresh and pretty bridal styles...


Father's Day: Make June 15 Special

Looking for fun and free ideas on Father’s Day? What about gifts for fashion-forward fathers? Or man-cave goodies? Our Dad's Day round up has got you covered. more

Run on Over: City Sports Store to Open in Westfield

If you're a yoga devotee, runner, cyclist or all-around athlete, you'll be happy to know that City Sports is opening its first New Jersey store in late June...


Show Your Stripes: Add a Little Zebra to Your Life

If you just can't get enough of animal prints, you've probably already surrounded yourself with leopard and cheetah. But let's pay well-deserved homage to the zebra, whose stripes are a fave among home decor and fashion designers...


Good Things From the Garden

Bird Haven Farm's flora and fauna inspire whimsical jewelry designs. more

Can You Spot a Fake?

How do you know if your beloved, pricey designer merchandise is the real deal or a cheap knock-off? more

Extreme Shopping: Good Stuff REALLY Cheap!

Have you seen our May issue yet? It's devoted to consignment, thrift, outlet and auction shopping. Do you know how to get more for less? We found soooooo many bargains...including these that we didn't have room for in the magazine...


Bargain Hunters' Havens: Central

Check out our round up of the best places in Central Jersey to find gorgeous items at lovely low-prices. more

Bargain Hunters' Havens: South

These South Jersey gems will help you color your wardrobe with eclectic, affordable pieces. more

Bargain Hunters' Havens: North

These North Jersey thrift, consignment and vintage stores will help you find one-of-a-kind deals at perfectly reasonable prices. more

Off-Price Apparel: Drastic Discounts

Find brand new, deeply discounted items at any of these retailers with locations all over the Garden State. more

Better Bring a Truck

Old treasures take on new life at estate sales. more

Wonder-ful Coral, Pink and Orange!

Whether you're looking to update your wardrobe or your tablescapes, one of the hottest color combos for this spring and summer is fun and flirtatious coral, pink and orange...


Laidback Living: Make Your Next Party a Fiesta

Turn up the music and head out to your patio or deck because springtime is here. Whip up a batch of homemade enchiladas, pour yourself a well-deserved margarita, and set the table with fun Fiesta ware...


Stylephile: Carla Fabrizi Cosmetics

Longing for that VIP treatment? Here’s a cosmetics pro steeped in Hollywood glitz. more

Haircuts, Blowouts, Facials to Benefit American Cancer Society

I first met Salvatore Minardi at last spring's American Cancer Society gala. We sat at the same table and he told me about his Madison salon's annual fundraiser, Beauty Will Cure...


Funny Business: Eccentric Accents

Welcome spring by glamming up your home office with a fresh coat of paint and some unexpected accoutrements. more

Diva for a Day Event Pampers with Massage, Manicures and More

If you know DePasquale The Spa in Morris Plains, you already realize that this salon and spa goes all out with its community events. So when they decided to treat one woman battling cancer to a luxury beauty experience, it was really special...


Warm up to Sexy Ankle-Strap Shoes

Enough of the gloomy February doldrums. Let's turn our thoughts to springtime and the latest looks for women's shoes...


Bobbi Brown Expands Her Vision

Makeup maven puts her personal touch on eyewear. more

Roxy Owens Shares Her Sparkle

For this design diva, it’s always party time. more

Like Wine? Like the Olympics? You'll Love This ...

The Amanti Vino team is gearing up for a rousing activity to celebrate Olympic fever. Best of all, you can show your competitive spirit just by enjoying these wines and beers that hail from all over the globe ...


Downton Abbey Cookbook: Like Having Mrs. Patmore in Your Kitchen

At my house, all activities grind to a screeching halt on Sunday evenings at 9. That's when Downton Abbey takes us back to a kinder, gentler era when the well-mannered, well-dressed characters were also well fed, thanks to a buttoned-up kitchen staff...



Downton Abbey Fans Will Love Mansion in May

If you're hooked on the PBS Downton Abbey series like I am, you need to clear your calendar for the Mansion in May this spring ...


Happy Couple Revels in the Fun and Funky

Missing the eclectic shops of the big city, Deborah Graybill opened her own, The Shelter Vintage, that specializes in repurposed objects and home accessories. more

Country-Chic Style and Elegant Decor Prevail in Somerset County

Gorgeous bed linens, unusual "orchard" jewelry and tweed jackets for the sporting set dominated this chic boutique at a Far Hills estate...


Grab a Bar Cart and Get Your Party Rolling!

If you're like me, you're wondering how the holidays came upon us so fast. Still no plans for New Year's Eve? Bring out a festive bar cart just like they did in the 1960s, and get your party rolling...


2013 Holiday Gift Guide

Getting into the spirit? Whether you spend as little as $10.99 or as much as $29K, these picks will coax broad smiles from everyone on your shopping list. more

Eileen Fisher Holiday Looks on Sale at Neiman Marcus!

Have you seen the latest looks from Eileen Fisher? The colors are amazing, and the styles are simple and chic. Best of all, the collection is on sale right now at


It's a Wonder: Fun Holiday Gifts That Won't Break the Bank

If you're looking for some fun, chic, affordable gift ideas fast, check out C. Wonder. Whether you visit the Garden State Plaza store in Paramus or shop, you'll like their holiday goodies...



Shine On: Sorrelli Jewelry Opens in Montclair This Week

Add a little razzle dazzle to your jewelry box, or pick up a sparkly something for that special person on your holiday shopping list...



New Salon Blows into Town: Just in Time for the Holidays.

Have you heard about the new trend in hair care? Blow-dry styling bars are springing up all over the state and ladies are loving the easy, breezy service. I just checked out Blow In Blow Out, Summit's first blow-dry bar, for myself...


Shoppers' Paradise: NJ's Biggest Outlet Mall is Open for Business!

Have you been to The Outlet Collection | Jersey Gardens yet? With 230 stores and a massive renovation to the tune of $30 million, there's a lot to sing about ...


Give Your Face A Holiday

With a full roster of seasonal happenings just around the corner, here are the latest beauty bets for looking your best. more

Need a Cool Baby Name? Check Out Nameberry!

If a new baby is in your future, check out this fun web site and discover thousands of celebrity names, athlete names, flower names, old-fashioned names, international names ...



Halloween Ready: Shakespeare Theatre of NJ's Annual Costume and Prop Sale

From gowns to masks, furniture and scenic elements to fabric remnants, it's all priced to sell, and there's sure to be something for every bargain hunter...just in time for Halloween.



Are Your Fall Boots on Their Last Leg?

I challenged Rago Brothers Shoe Repair to make my three-year-old boots look like new. Sure enough, they did just that ... which is why this 102-year-old New Jersey business is recognized nationally as a luxury leather repair shop.


Wearing of the Pink

Whether you treat your lips to a new shade of this perfectly polished color or put pops of pink into your wardrobe, you’ll find lots of fun and fashionable ways to show your support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. more

Silk Scarves Coming to October 24 Country Club Gala

These tie-dyed beauties, created by volunteers from Preschool Advantage, are among the many goodies available at this year's fundraiser...



Smith & Chang General Goods: A Different Breed of Department Store

Owners and life partners Sawyer Smith and Alex Chang founded the eclectic general store in the Hamilton Square neighborhood of Jersey City to sell no-frills essentials with a hip vibe. more

Ramsey Teenager Sings on THE VOICE Tonight!

Just a quick post to remind everyone to tune in to THE VOICE this evening on NBC when Ramsey High student Caroline Pennell of Saddle River makes her debut...


Jonathan Adler Store is Popping up in Short Hills!

Jonathan Adler's PR people just confirmed that a new pop-up shop will open at The Mall at Short Hills this Saturday. It's the brand’s first-ever New Jersey store...


Fashionistas Follow Brianboy's Every Word

Bryan Grey Yambao, a self-taught style guru, has made a name for himself in the fashion blogosphere. more

Tastemakers: Rebecca Minkoff

The international designer talks about her Elle studded-leather handbags, available exclusively at Neiman Marcus, as well as her inspiration. more

Space-Age Chic: Holograms Are Hot for Fall

Two of this season's coolest colors are cobalt blue and emerald green. If you can't decide which hue is your fave, wear Rebecca Minkoff's holographic bag and get the best of both!


Artsy Stuff is Happening in This NJ Barn!

After visiting Nicholas Papadakis's art studio, located in an old barn nestled in the rolling hills of Peapack, I was really blown away...


Can You Spot a Counterfeit Product?

If you think that stunning designer handbag or fancy perfume price is too good to be true, it probably is. Can you identify a fake?


Doesn't Your Hardworking iPhone Deserve a Fun New Case?

Every day it's there for you, ready to jump into action when you need to make a call, check your email, snap a photo or find an app. Do something nice for your trusty iPhone...


Blogger Bryanboy Sighting at Short Hills Mall

Just a quickie blog to say it was a real treat to meet bryanboy last night at the Rebecca Minkoff Elle handbag event at Neiman Marcus Short Hills...


Rebecca Minkoff and Bryanboy at NM Short Hills Wednesday!

Have you seen Rebecca Minkoff's latest looks? Meet the designer (and her gorgeous bags, shoes and skinny jeans) in person...


Morris Museum: A Century of Curiosities

Morris Museum, New Jersey's third largest, is celebrating its 100th anniversary with delightfully unexpected exhibits. more

Cruising with the Kids: Bermuda Bound on Norwegian Breakaway

I'm just back from a fun family vacation aboard the brand new Norwegian Breakaway, and I have to say it was pretty cool to be one of the first groups to sail during the inaugural season.



Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Trucks

Vintage trucks are a flavor blast from the past. more

Fruity Summer Cocktail Recipes: Pour Them This Weekend

Entertaining on your deck or patio? Or just laying low to enjoy the weekend? Roll out your bar cart, fill up the ice bucket and stir up a little summertime fun...


Interview with Happy-Chic Tastemaker Jonathan Adler

Elie Tahari: Global Fashion Designer

Global fashion designer Elie Tahari talks to style editor Susan Brierly about his clothing looks for men and women for Fall 2013. more

Royal Baby Goodies Fit for Your Prince (or Princess)

I can't tell you how many adorable baby gift ideas have come my way this week. Ever since the birth of Prince George, manufacturers of infant clothes and toys have been trying to out-royal each other. Here are just a few of my faves...


Simple Summer Style Tips for Beach or City Fun!

You've asked for my hottest, most wearable style tips for the summer, and here they are!


Fall Fashion Preview: Ladylike Dresses with Sleeves and Belts

Ever since I was a little girl, I've been crazy for dresses with sleeves and belts. So I was WOWed by the classic pre-fall frocks I just saw on


Festival Under the Sun: Music, Art and a Rainbow at Giralda Farms

Every summer, one of my favorite events is the Giralda Music & Arts Festival sponsored by Morris Arts. It's a fun evening in Madison with picnic blankets spread across a field as the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra plays classic Americana...


The Annual Unveiling: Summer Beauty Tips

Quick, innovative treatments to help you shed layers and step out in confidence. more

Stylephile: Bunny Williams

Interior designer and tastemaker Bunny Williams talks about rug designs, why color palettes are important, and more. more

Magic Carpet Ride: Designer Bunny Williams Launches Rug Collection

I've long been a fan of globally-lauded interior designer Bunny Williams. So you can imagine my enthusiasm as I entered Manhattan's Doris Leslie Blau gallery to check out Bunny's first foray into rug design...and to meet the woman herself...


Every Good Man Deserves a Cigar. And a Chair Massage.

Males of the species are invited to a laidback "speakeasy" evening with salon services, cigars, whiskey and more...


My Interview with Elie Tahari: On the Sofa at Bloomingdale's!

When my invitation arrived for Elie Tahari's personal appearance at Bloomingdale's in Paramus, I didn't waste any time marking my calendar...


Starry Night Gala Benefits American Cancer Society in Style

What fun we had at the American Cancer Society's Starry Night Gala in Gladstone. Lots of nice people getting together for a great cause amid fine food, wine, auctions and oldies tunes...


Profile: Sal Lauretta for Men

Three generations of Laurettas have helped bring menswear a long way from leisure suits. more

Stylephile: Beach Baby

This season, embrace color and pattern for easy looks you can mix and match with all your basic summer styles. No matter how high the temps, you’ll always look your coolest. more

Let's Go: Market In May Designer "Garage Sale"

If you're a fan of the Mansion in May decorator show house, you'll love the first-ever Market in May this weekend. Premier vendors will offer furniture, rugs, lamps, art, antiques, pottery, gifts, jewelry and men's and women's apparel at insider prices...


Stella McCartney Day at Neiman Marcus!

When Neiman Marcus in Short Hills asked me to help organize their spring fashion event last month, of course I selected a couple of fab Stella McCartney handbags for the runway show. Little did I know that Stella and I would personally cross paths just a few weeks later...


No Sweat: Local Moms Run Activewear Company

Dreaming of launching your own business, but need a jump-start? These two Mountain Lakes moms make it look easy ...


DePasquale and Neiman Marcus Host Shopping Soiree for Good Cause

If you like Tory Burch, Ferrari luxury cars, beauty bars, cocktails and music with a charitable twist, here's a hip event for your calendar ...


What's Up With Umbrellas: Staying Dry in April Showers

Last week I left my umbrella at home, but didn't realize it until it was lunch time here at New Jersey Monthly, and the heavens had already opened. Just then, a big cardboard box landed on my desk...


Stylephile: What Mom Wants

Helpful hints for Mother's Day gifts in this month's Stylephile. more

Profile: Wendy Williams

Wendy Williams talks about where she shops, her romance with shoes, and why you'll never catch her in slacks. more

Good-for-You Chocolate-Chip Cookies: Sweet Find at Grassroots Natural Market

Last night I stopped by the pre-launch party for Grassroots Natural Market in Morristown. How delightful to find lip-smacking granola, lovely organic wine, and some of the absolute best chocolate-chip cookies ever...


How to Create a Beautiful Room: Interior Designer Janet Simon Shares Tips

If you're looking to create an inviting new space...or freshen up an existing room...come hear Janet Simon's informative and entertaining lecture on April 18 at the Morris Museum.


A Plum Fine Seder: Best Brisket Recipe + 100,000 Bottles of Wine

It was my first Passover supper. So, when my dear friends Michael Chazkel and Shelley Feder invited me to their Bedminster Seder, I was delighted to accept!



Profile: Greene Street

Shop-Recycle-Consign! That's the mantra at Greene Street. And it’s paying off big for shoppers and the environment. more

It's Always Sunny in Santa Fe!

Waking up to yet another bone-chilling day in New Jersey, I pulled the covers over my head and fantasized that I was luxuriating in warm and wonderful Santa Fe...


Love Consignments? Encore in Bernardsville is Liquidating Inventory

Carol MacArthur, long-time owner of Encore Quality Consignments in Bernardsville, one of my all-time fave haunts, just told me that she is moving EVERYTHING out. You heard it here first, so grab your car keys and follow me...


Fine Kettle of Fish: Foodies Unite at Metro Seafood

In anticipation of a stylish, eight-course, family-style Highlands Dinner Club supper at Metropolitan Seafood in Lebanon, we wisely skipped breakfast and lunch that day...


Profile: Windswept Boutique

Running a business while raising their families is a dream come true for three sisters. more

Eric Levin Storms Fashion World: Is There a Runway in His Future?

This morning, senior editor Eric Levin poked his head in my office and proudly proclaimed that he had managed to match his socks with his shirt, without even thinking about it...


Jude Connally: All-American Designer

Jude Connally's signature collection of bright and playfully patterned tunics, dresses, tops, pants and vests is sure to be welcome in your wardrobe. more

David Meister: Fashion's Evening Star

Hollywood A-Listers love David Meister's classically simple evening wear. more

Profile: Design Studio of Somerville

Keen-eyed Tom Sfisco founded the Design Studio of Somerville in 1990 as a full-service interior design firm and retail boutique. more

Rockin' Moroccan: February Stylephile

Moroccan-inspired design elements play well with diverse decors. Your space will look like it was curated from treasures found in Tangier, Marrakesh and other far-flung locations. more

Feast for the Eyes: How to Set an Elaborate Dinner Table

Whether you're a seasoned pro who can set a table in 1-2-3 or a novice who doesn't know a soup spoon from a salad fork, you're sure to pick up a new idea or two from these original tablescape designs...


Profile: Handbag Diva Patricia Bell

Collector extraordinaire Patricia Bell, known for her vast assemblage of contemporary art, 4,000-bottle wine cellar and generous philanthropic spirit, invited us to view her enviable assortment of designer handbags. more

For the Love of Lipstick

When all else fails, pick yourself up, dust yourself off, and treat yourself to a new lipstick.



Home Swede Home: A Traditional Swedish Christmas Celebration

There’s no mistaking Madison for Sweden—except at Christmas, when Mats and Karina Larsson raise a glass of glögg and celebrate, Swedish style. more

Bernardsville Shop Celebrates Planet Earth

One of the cutest and eco-friendliest shops in the state is Debbie Foster's Organic Nest in the heart of Bernardsville, where you'll find 100 percent organic beds, cotton bed linens, baby clothes, botanicals and more.


Governor Christie—Live From The Voting Booth

While on her way to the booth to cast a vote, our Mendham-based style editor ran into the town's most famous resident—Governor Chris Christie, who had his daughter in tow to exercise our nation's most important right and privilege. The Governor had a few words to say about the value of the democratic process.


High Style in High Winds

It's been a dark and stormy week, but we're managing to keep our heads above water with a little help from our friends...


Life Imitates Art in Montclair

Art dealer Kathy Imlay’s latest company, Vessel of Things Less Ordinary (VōTLO), boldly takes works of art off the walls and infuses them into your wardrobe.



MZ Wallace "Colette" Handbag Inspired by Mendham Woman

If you're a fan of super-smart MZ Wallace handbags and totes, here's an interesting piece of fashion trivia!


Tastemakers: Albert Leon Sultan

The artist behind Sultan Chic uses exotic materials to create fresh, modern looks. more

Profile: Organic Nest

Chemical-free, all-natural products for bed, bath and baby are curated by this Mendham mom, a passionate proponent of sustainability. more

More Than a Man Cave

I've promised to feature all kinds of style ideas in my blog, so here's the first in a series of home style posts that highlight some of New Jersey's interesting homeowners and designers...


Olive Lucy's Kitchen Table

This friendly, casual BYO bistro serves up intriguing, creative Italian and Portuguese dishes. more

Hungry for Poetry? Here's a Satisfying Event!

Bring your love of poetry and a healthy appetite to Newark this weekend. First, experience some of today's finest poets as they recite and discuss their work. Then stop by NICO Kitchen + Bar at NJPAC and sample tasty recipes made with fresh ingredients!    


Jonathan Adler: Part Deux

Reporting back from a FAB event last night at Papyrus in Short Hills. Really fun to meet Jonathan Adler and see his fall line of paper, pens and more!


Jonathan Adler NJ Appearance Tuesday!

Are you a fan of Jonathan Adler's cool and colorful pillows, pottery and other accessories and furnishings? Meet him Tuesday, October 9, from 5 to 7 pm at the Papyrus store at the Mall at Short Hills!


Chic Backyard Party for a Good Cause!

This fundraiser brought old and new friends together for a casual evening of gourmet pizza and backyard music.


Ken Downing's Top Trends for Autumn

One of the best parts of my job as New Jersey Monthly's style editor is interviewing tastemakers. And one of the most intriguing tastemakers is Ken Downing, global fashion director for Neiman Marcus.


David Meister Dresses Celebs for Emmys

I interviewed celeb fashion designer David Meister just before the Emmys, and here is his take on red-carpet glamour...


Rachel Zoe's Fall Picks

Global style icon Rachel Zoe, originally from Short Hills, shares fashion tips just in time for Fall 2012.


Mary Jane Grows Up!

If you think Mary Jane shoes are just a fond vintage memory, think again!


Ken Downing's Top 10 Trends For Fall

When Ken Downing announces seasonal fashion trends, his Neiman Marcus buyers spring into action. Here are his top picks for autumn: more

Tastemakers: Ken Downing, Style Czar

When Ken Downing speaks, the fashion industry listens. As senior vice president and fashion director of Neiman Marcus, Downing is the definitive arbiter of fashion for all 42 stores worldwide, and more

Autumn Blues

Whether you're looking for a chic palette for your home or freshening your autumn wardrobe, cool blues and greens are hot for Fall 2012!


Dieting in a Dorm Room

If you're a college student, or if you just snack like one, Daphne Oz shares calorie-blasting tips in her best-selling book, The Dorm Room Diet (HarperCollins).


Scarf It Up!

Eager to wear that new scarf this fall, but not sure how to tie it? It's a cinch!


Party on Wheels!

Life's short, so make every day sparkle!  Who says you need an occasion to throw a little party? Wednesday night meatloaf? TGIF? Sunday brunch with the neighbors? All fine reasons to celebrate...


Off to the Races! Visiting The Far Hills Race Meeting

Rain or shine, it’s a sure bet that 40,000 steeplechase fans will descend on Somerset County for the 92nd Annual Far Hills Race Meeting. more

Glamour Girl: Rachel Zoe

Rachel Zoe chats about designing new looks for celebrities, rubbing elbows at elite events and hanging out with her husband and toddler son. more

Dorm Room Diet

Daphne Oz pens the skinny on healthy back-to-school habits. more

Rahway Adds to Its Resume as Hub for the Arts

The arts have been central to Rahway's revitalization plans, and the new Hamilton Stage for the Performing Arts is the newest addition to the city's performing arts scene. more

Mackenzie's Grille and Ale House

Minuteman Family Restaurant

Dante's Ristorante

Diddy’s New Ride Rolls Into NJ

It was an over-the-top evening of sushi and supple leather recently inside a private hangar at Teterboro Airport. Although guests mingled among sleek aircraft and toured XOJET’s Bombardier Challenger 300, one of the fastest corporate jets in the world, the star of the evening wasn’t a plane, but an automobile.


The Joy of Jazz

The hip international vibe at Shanghai Jazz in Madison has made this cultured gem a prime location for romantic couples seeking a fun night full of music. more

The Good Life For Less: Shopping

Consignment haunts and bargain boutiques for savvy shoppers. more

Sette Cucina Italiana

Don's Burgers, Fries, and Fountain

Guerriero's Ristorante

Peter's of Millburn

The Real Doctors' Wives of NJ

Five outspoken spouses dish about stress, sacrifice, and those (nonexistent) bonbons. more

Glad Tidings

As crisp autumn winds begin to blow, grab your favorite sweater and head over to the charming Gladstone Tavern for warm mulled wine, Grandpa Chet’s pumpkin cake, and some neighborly cheer. more

Soulful Stirrings

Consummate queen of cuisine Julia Child once declared, “I was 32 when I started cooking; up until then, I just ate.” more

All Access

Beautifully appointed yet thoroughly ADA-compliant, this Morristown farmhouse proves you can have it all. (Photos by Laura Moss) more
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