September 2010

INSIDE THE SEPTEMBER ISSUE…

WOWED BY SUSAN
The multi-talented Susan Fales-Hill has published her first novel, One Flight Up, about four diverse New York City women, their friendships, marriages and affairs. Here, the woman everyone likes and wants to be talks frankly about the inspiration behind her book, and growing up bi-racial.

Written by Bettina Zilkha
Photographs by Stephen Elledge
Styled by Cricket Burns

REALITY TV’S NEW KING
Bravo’s Andy Cohen has the Midas touch with the “Real Housewives” franchise frenzy and his “Watch What Happens Live” talk show. When the house lights dim and the cameras go off, he’s always at the nexus of fabulousness.

Written by Peter Davis

MANHATTAN PRIVATE
Famous alums, uniform rules and funny memories from inside 15 of the city’s top day schools.

Written by Peter Davis

Illustrations by Edson Alves and Justin Winslow

CHRONICLES
Summer season highlights.

By Peter Davis

PYTs
The Twelve screening and celebrating Nina Freudenberger’s success.

By Peter Davis

OBJECTS OF DESIRE
Glittering gold and ’50s retro chic.

By Cricket Burns

BOOKS
The story of one of international cafĂ© society’s most flamboyant figures.

By E. F. Ulmann

OLD NEW YORK
Upper West Side landmarks in luxury living: The Dakota and The Apthorp.

By Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO . . .
Fern Mallis on her favorite restaurants and indelible New York moments.