May 2010

INSIDE THE MAY ISSUE…

QUEEN OF THE BEACH READ
Novelists Jill Kargman has her finger firmly on the pulse of the Upper East Side’s social trends. Her new novel, Arm Candy, is about an aging model who falls in love with a much younger man.

Interview by Bettina Zilkha
Photographs by Pamela Berkovic
Styled by Cricket Burns

PEGGY SIEGAL’S OSCAR DIARY
The über publicist makes her annual trip to Tinseltown to report on the behind-the-scenes party crawl during Oscar week. In a groundbreaking year for Oscar, Peggy spots a record number of celebrities and shares indelible moments just off the red carpet.

Written by Peggy Siegal
Photographs by Patrick McMullan

THE HAMPTONS A-LIST
Our annual account of bold-faced names out east.

Introduction by Peter Davis

CHRONICLES
As winter turns to spring, parties heat up.

By Debbie Bancroft

PYTs
New labels are springing into fashion.

By Peter Davis

ART
Art world stars revive surrealist game le cadavre exquis to benefit Armitage Gone! Dance.

By Lorinda Ash

OBJECTS OF DESIRE
Wearable art gems and household objects inspiried by nature.

By Cricket Burns

OLD NEW YORK
The Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges connect boroughs and wow the eye.

By Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel

WORLD ACCORDING TO …
Native sons Jay and Kevin McLaughlin.

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