Month: March 2014

Party of the Week: RAOUL and Saks Fifth Avenue Host the New York Botanical Garden

On March 11, RAOUL hosted a reception with the New York Botanical Garden at Saks Fifth Avenue. The event was a success, raising $15,000 for the organization with the support of hosts Cristina Cuomo, Sharon Jacob, Nathalie Kaplan, Alexandra Lebenthal, Annie Lansing, Gillian Hearst Simonds, Beth Taylor, and Genevieve Wheeler Brown and their guests. On display, …

Innovative Glamour

by Alex R. Travers Whether you’re familiar with the garments of the 1930s or not, the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology’s latest exhibition, “Elegance in an Age of Crisis: Fashions of the 1930s,” acts as a revelation. The exhibit is a celebration of craftsmanship—with the clothes, clearly, but also with a space that …