Social Luminary Patrick Janelle on Instagram, Cocktail Culture and Co-Founding His Coveted Creative’s Club

Walking into Patrick Janelle’s SoHo apartment is like entering a behind-the-scenes montage of what’s portrayed in his Instagram newsfeed—tasteful posters gifted from friends, refined souvenirs such as the apothecaries from his time living in Germany, and a monotone palette accented with pops of coral and navy—and this is exactly the image that the creative strives for. “I…

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Meet Hong Kong’s Serial Restaurateur and Fashion Mogul: Lindsay Jang

Canadian born-and-bred entrepreneur, Lindsay Jang has co-founded Hong Kong’s go-to modern yakitori restaurant, Yardbird, along with three other companies — Ronin, a refined Japanese restaurant, Sunday’s Grocery — an online liquor and lifestyle shop; and e-commerce editorial platform MISSBISH — with its sole purpose on publishing strong, female-driven content, as well as selling fierce fashion…

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Cynthia Rowley: How This Fashion Icon Remains Ever-Relevant

Acclaimed for her flirtatious, whimsical, statement-making attire, it’s no surprise fashion designer Cynthia Rowley greets us on a chilly winter afternoon in paisley-checked pants and an asymmetrical Cali-York pullover. “It’s such a catchy phrase,” she comments with a smile as we immediately dive into the designs of her spring 2018 collection displayed throughout her West…

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Japanese Roots with NYC Flavor: Maiko Kyogoku and Emily Yuen’s Culinary Home of Bessou

Tucked away on a discreet street in Lower Manhattan lies a contemporary, cozy refuge with culinary comforts simply awaiting discovery. Beso in Japanese translates to “home away from home” or “holiday village” and it is this concept that lies at the heart of Bessou; the sleek NoHo fusion restaurant specializing in fresh takes on Japanese…

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Globally Inspired, Brooklyn Based: The Dream Designer Duo of Lizzie and Kathryn Fortunato

Upon browsing through the Lizzie Fortunato Jewelry Collection, the uniquely crafted silver and gold designs are broken up by vibrant colors and vivid patterns that depict an immediate and unspoken explanation behind the company’s steady growth throughout the past nine years. And when you peek into the lives of co-founders Lizzie and Kathryn Fortunato, you’ll…

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