Author: Susan Brierly Bush

Susan Brierly Bush, New Jersey Monthly’s style editor, lives to shop, decorate and entertain. Her background in retail fashion, home staging and photo styling gives her a keen eye for scouting what's fun and fabulous. Her Susan on Style blog tips off readers to bargain finds and stylish events in the Garden State. Plus, exclusive tastemaker interviews!

Dante’s Ristorante

August 7, 2011

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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.

Seen in: From the Editors

The Joy of Jazz

April 11, 2011

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.

Seen in: Jersey Living

Consignment haunts and bargain boutiques for savvy shoppers.

Seen in: Jersey Living

Sette Cucina Italiana

February 6, 2011

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

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Glad Tidings

September 16, 2009

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.

Seen in: Eat & Drink

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

Seen in: Eat & Drink