June 2012

INSIDE THE JUNE ISSUE…

AVENUEinsiderCNN’S CORRESPONDENT OF CHIC Alina Cho injects glamour into the sometimes gritty job of reporting, whether it is hard-hitting news on North Korea, or covering the business of fashion. Written and Produced by Cristina Cuomo Photographs by Carlos Ruiz Styled by Rory McDonough BUNGALOW 8 NOSTALGIA A look back at some of the ’00s hotspot’s wilder moments. By Mara Siegler THE HAMPTONS A-LIST The ultimate Who’s Who in the Hamptons this summer, from the mainstays to the celebrated newcomers. Plus, a look at the growing nightlife crowd in Montauk. Photographs by Patrick Mcmullan and Billy Farrell COMING SOON TO THE HAMPTONS A look at some of the new openings, restaurants and boutiques on the South Fork. By Mara Siegler HAMPTONS REAL ESTATE ROUNDTABLE The East End’s most in-the-know brokers talk about the latest hotspots and hot properties. Photographs by Chris Gardner CHRONICLES Goldie Hawn sheds tears of happiness, Matchbox 20’s Rob Thomas belts out some tunes. Plus a flying car. By Debbie Bancroft OBJECTS OF DESIRE Channeling Carmen Miranda, the best hip-shaker before BeyoncĂ© and Shakira. And great gifts for Dads. By Amy Michelle Smith UNREAL ESTATE The amazing stories behind three palatial aeries atop the city’s legendary hotels. By Michael Gross SCANDAL SHEET The faux pas that caused party boy and heir James Gordon Bennett’s fiancĂ©e to call off the wedding. AVENEW The first U.S. outpost for Angelo Galasso, the famed Italian menswear designer, opens at the Plaza. By Melissa Berkelhammer WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE Hanging out with Jason Segel, Michelle Williams and Robert De Niro at the Tribeca Film Festival. By Mara Siegler WORLD ACCORDING TO . . . Good Morning America’s Lara Spencer reveals an embarrassing run-in with Anna Wintour, and her annoyance when people say ‘Long-Guy-land.’ ON THE AVENUE The best parties of the month. Plus bonus coverage of the Met Gala. ARTS CALENDAR Expanded listings of what’s on view at auction houses, galleries and museums.