Photos: Courtesy of Sant Ambroeus
The simultaneously compact/packed wall of plates at Sant Ambroeus on Lafayette Street are just the beginning of general manager Alireza Niroomand‘s plan for redecoration. Niroomand has commissioned influencers, fashionistas, artists–all Sant Ambroeus groupies–to partake in a sort of culinary art collective.
You can’t take your eyes off the wall. Where to look? Donald Robertson‘s signature lips, or Brian Atwood‘s gem-adorned fancy plate? And that’s just a small selection. Other contributors include Leandra Medine (The Man Repeller), Deer Dana, and Edward Enninful. Looking will have to suffice because these plates are not for eating off of or taking home. But that’s okay–it just means a couple extra visits to the SoHo hotspot might be in order.
Simon Doonan and Jonathan Adler
Aurélie Bidermann photographed by Karim Sadli
Monday gives us the blues, but generally a bauble or two will cheer us right up. Enter Aurélie Bidermann, whose first NYC shop opened its doors this summer.
Even better than jewels are exclusive jewels, and these beauties are available in NYC only — and just until they sell out. Sneaking out for an extra long lunch today to try some of these babies on is looking like a better and better idea…
Big Apple Diamond earrings
Concord Lapis cuff
Scarab Lapis ring
Three Pendant Scarab necklace
Triple Copacabana bracelet
These NYC exclusives are available from now until they sell out at Aurélie Bidermann, 265 Lafayette Street, New York.
Dean & Deluca’s Tattoo-esque Mother’s Day Cookies (Edible, and Less Permanent)
Mother’s Day is Sunday, have you picked out a gift for mom yet? If you’re drawing a blank, we’ve got you covered. Moms everywhere will be thrilled to get anything in our Mother’s Day guide. From beautiful jewels to sumptuous skincare and beauty goodies to the ultimate sweet treats, you’re good. Click through our picks below.
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Photography by Daniel Huskey; Creative direction by Vince Patti