Monthly Archives: May 2014

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Walking the Bridge

We definitely had some good bouts of weather while we were in New York. Makes it hard to believe it was such a bad winter, although we know it was… Enough people told us! This day provided the perfect opportunity for us to walk across the Brooklyn Bridge. We walked Manhattan to Brooklyn, took a million snaps and ended up in a…

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Broadway Lights

We couldn’t go to New York without seeing a show on the infamous Broadway! But what show? We looked at reviews and decided that we wanted to see The Book of Mormon. Predictably for us, we picked possibly the most expensive show with the tickets we coveted at $270 a pop. However, we noticed on their site that they held a…

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A Good Day for Bergdorfs

Bergdorf Goodmans. Unbelievably beautiful. You walk in and expect to see Lily Van der Woodsen… and we did! Whoever that actress is, anyway. A couple of purchases later, we went up to the 7th floor for lunch in the BG dining room. A had a view of the sumptuous surrounds and out the window to the Plaza Hotel and Central…

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High Line Fever

After one of our many shopping expeditions we decided to embrace some of the City’s non-retail related beauty, namely; the High Line. We’ve posted about High Line before, one of our fave Bond no.9 perfumes is named after it. For those who don’t know, it’s a remarkable rejuvenation of a defunct and derelict elevated railway into a magical public park. Our…

The Ides, Wythe Hotel

Weekend in the ‘Burg

So much Williamsburg, so little time. From Smorgasburg, an amazing food market on Saturday to the Brooklyn Flea on Sunday. From the rooftop bar at the Wythe Hotel to the Brooklyn Brewery tour. Exploring the stores along Bedford Avenue – the gorgeous Catbird and Norbu ended up with a chunk of our cash. Oh, and cheese lovers, get ye to…

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No Sleep Till Brooklyn

Not literally… we caught a few hours in the twenty five it took to get here so we slept pretty well that first night. We woke up feeling a bit groggy but we did our best to reduce the puffiness of our eyes so we could see if our vision from the previous evening of the perfect Brooklyn loft was…