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Q&A With Kelly Jones, New York’s First “Scent Sommelier”

Wine and perfume aren’t a notorious match. Sometimes, however, pairing the unlikely leads to innovative concepts that work surprisingly well. This is what happened with New York’s first “scent sommelier” Kelly Jones, founder of Kelly & Jones‘ Notes of Wine […]

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Men, Heels & Who Wore Them Best: Backtracking Through History At Toronto’s Bata Shoe Museum

They say behind every great man stands a great woman, properly stilted with high-heels, in what has become one of the most feminine accessories. But who would think the stiletto is actually a nod to her male counterpart?

Idle Hour exterior. Photo courtesy of William Bradford.

Savor Nostalgia: America’s Best Restaurants In Historical Buildings

Do you like your lasagna with a side of living history? Your coffee sweetened with the spirit of yesteryear? Your spirits garnished with golden days? Bars and restaurants around America are re-purposing old spaces so your dinner and drinks can […]