March 2012

INSIDE THE MARCH ISSUE…

AVENUEinsiderTHE MAN REPELLER GETS PERSONAL Leandra Medine, whose quirky fashion blog has become the darling of the fashion world, opens up about her upcoming book, going from Man Repeller to engaged to wed, and who might design “The Dress.”
By Carson Griffith
Photographs by Aram Bedrossian

THE 100 BEST DRESSED NEW YORKERS
Our panel of 12 fashion experts and insiders scoured the city to help create the definitive list of the 100 most style-savvy New Yorkers.
Photographs by Patrick McMullan and Billy Farrell Agency

CRYSTAL BALL
Crystal McCrary talks about her new book celebrating the lives of extraordinary African American women like Thelma Golden, Iman, Misty Copeland and Soledad O’Brien
Interview by Janet Allon

CHRONICLES A Winter Renaissance of Culture.
By Debbie Bancroft

BRIGHT LIGHTS, BIG PARTY A blizzard of celebrities at the Sundance Film Festival with Emma Roberts, Will Forte, Harvey Weinstein, Mary J. Blige, Aziz Ansari, Lil Jon, Malin Akerman and more.
By Carson Griffith

OBJECTS OF DESIRE New must-haves from Louis Vuitton, Prada, Yves Saint Laurent and more.
By Amy Michelle Smith

SCANDAL SHEET Multi-millionaire real-estate tycoon Edward West Browning’s quest for the perfect Lolita.
By Kristina Monllos

WORLD ACCORDING TO . . . Stylist Brad Goreski talks about the fashion faux pas that got him turned away from one of the city’s hottest club.

ON THE AVENUE The best parties of the month.

ARTS CALENDAR Expanded listings of what’s on view at auction houses, galleries and museums.