Month: November 2011

Crew Crib: Sotheby’s Lists Jenna Lyons’ Townhouse

Sotheby’s is representing J. Crew visionary Jenna Lyons’ Park Slope townhouse, scene of “jealousy-inducing editorials,” according to Fashionista. The property has been listed at $3.75 million. Says Sotheby’s: This spectacular 1880s North Slope Townhouse, at 20’+/- wide with 4 stories plus a finished cellar, has been impeccably renovated to perfection. Every modern amenity has been …

Swellegant, Elegant Parties

Our November issue includes an article on Nick Foulkes’ new book “Bals: Legendary Costume Balls of the Twentieth Century.” No sooner had the first copies been dispatched from the printer’s when we received a message from curio dealer Thomas Cary, whose Upper East Side apartment is a veritable Ali Baba’s cave of ultra-stylish collectibles in …