December 2010

INSIDE THE DECEMBER ISSUE… MAN ABOUT TOWN European Vogue Editor at Large Hamish Bowles traces the evolution of his personal style, talks about working closely with Anna Wintour and gushes about his Balenciaga show at the Queen Sofía Spanish Institute on Park Avenue. Interview by Jeffrey Podolsky Photographs by Jonathan Becker Styled by Cricket Burns MOST TALKED ABOUT … 2010 A round up of the year’s newsmakers and head-turners: new Schools Chancellor Cathleen Black, Serena Boardman, Hannah Bronfman, Alexa Chung, Governor-elect Andrew Cuomo, Richard Johnson, Ron Perelman, Andrew Ross Sorkin, Tatiana Santo Domingo, Martin Scorsese, Stephanie Seymour, George Soros and much, much more. Written by Janet Allon, Lorinda Ash, Debbie Bancroft, Cricket Burns, Peter Davis, Edward-Isaac Dovere, Kari Milchman, Lacey Tisch-Sidney and Stephen Travierso CHRONICLES Parties that celebrate the wealth of talent around us. By Debbie Bancroft PYTs Where art and the chicoisie meet. By Peter Davis OBJECTS OF DESIRE Snow-colored design and Lucite lovelies. By Cricket Burns BOOKS TO LOOK AT Gift ideas for the readers on your list. By E.F. Ulmann OLD NEW YORK The architectural legacy of Andrew Carnegie. By Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel WORD ACCORDING TO … T.V. designer and New York newcomer Nate Berkus talks about his new hometown.