Calling all rowers!

This month, our regular sports feature in Q will focus on rowing. If you know the sport, send your answers to the following questions and we might feature your story in the magazine! Leave your response in a comment here or email georgina@questmag.com. Name (as it should appear in the magazine): Occupation: When did you …

Nacho Figueras teams up with St. Regis

The St. Regis has named Black Watch polo player and Ralph Lauren model Nacho Figueras its first-ever “St. Regis Connoisseur.” Meaning, he’ll be contributing to a new website that shares news, event listings, and Figueras’s tips on polo etiquette and fashion. He will also be participating in St. Regis-sponsored events, including this weekend’s Audemars Piguet …

The bra turns 100

The bra has officially been giving women a lift for one hundred years. And in that time it’s seen a lot of changes: it’s been made from cork and cardboard, used to flatten and lift, worn as underwear and outerwear, been burned and bedazzled. The Today show has a great video history of the brassiere, …

Meet the new artistic director at Hermès

After seven years designing women’s ready-to-wear, Jean-Paul Gaultier is stepping down from his post at Hermès. The surprise replacement is Christophe Lemaire, who’s known most recently for breathing new life into Lacoste. Lemaire also designs an eponymous line that blends Eastern influences with French high-fashion, ultimately creating voluminous figures that tend to enshroud the entire …

(Wall) Street art at the NYSE

Today Wall Street bankers may be looking their financial fears face to face, thanks to artist Michelle Rogers‘s new “urban poster project,” My God, My God…The 3 Stock Traders, on Broad Street, next to the New York Stock Exchange. The oil-painted posters depict three traders in varying states of anxiety as they watch declining numbers …