Thomas Carter, Accused of Harassing Employees, Has Left His Restaurants

The restaurateur Thomas Carter and the chef Ignacio Mattos, who together built an influential group of quirky-cool Manhattan restaurants from 2013 to 2017, have formally ended their relationship. Mr. Mattos has bought all of Mr. Carter’s interest in Estela, Café Altro Paradiso and Flora Bar, the restaurant group said in a statement on Friday. This…

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ELLE Editorial: His and Hers

ELLE Editorial: His and Hers Today’s Top Stories 1 2 3 4 5 Photographed by Tom Schirmacher and Styled by Charles Varenne Dec 21, 2018 PHOTOGRAPHED BY TOM SCHIRMACHER and STYLED BY CHARLES VARENNE. Wool and leather coat, $2,200, houndstooth bustier, $950, cotton T-shirt, $390, wool trousers, $780, beret, $290, leather bag, $1,175, belt, $775,…

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Medical News Today: What do night sweats mean?

Night sweats are where a person wakes up with clothes or sheets that are damp from sweating. Sleeping with too many clothes on may be the cause, but night sweats can also be the result of a hormonal imbalance, such as low testosterone that can affect both males and females. Night sweats are a common…

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25 of the Biggest Celebrity Dresses of 2018

Sure, Rihanna’s massive bow jumpsuit or Lady Gaga’s Victorian-inspired get-up won’t help fix the political shitstorm blowing through the U.S., but I’d like to think that red carpet season offers us a momentary respite from the ills of the world. From Jennifer Lopez enlisting a large bus to transport her and her voluminous pink tulle…

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20 Surprisingly Chic Gifts for Under $30

You don’t have to blow your entire paycheck to show your love this holiday season. Instead, give them something that’s high on thoughtfulness, but low on price from our edit of gifts under $30. With options like a chic jewelry box and earrings that imitate an Alexander Calder sculpture, they’ll never know you had a…

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The Internet Is Super Stressed That Low-Rise Jeans Are Coming Back

The Internet Is Super Stressed That Low-Rise Jeans Are Coming Back Today’s Top Stories 1 2 3 4 5 Yesterday, in an unexpected turn of events, The Cut declared that low-rise jeans would soon make a triumphant return to closets everywhere, and the internet lost its damn mind. I am so stressed about low rise…

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Q&A: Seafood, in the Pink

Image CreditVictoria Roberts Q. How does frozen salmon lose its pinkish color? A. What you are observing may be temporary color loss because of light scattering by ice crystals. Researchers in Norway have used microscopy to study the size of ice crystals in frozen salmon at varying temperatures. The study measured the size of the…

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Front Burner: Meet Brut I.P.A.

It’s taken a little over a year for Brut I.P.A., a new style of India Pale Ale, to sweep through the craft-brewing community. The name is a reference to brut, a dry Champagne. By all accounts, it was created by Kim Sturdavant, the brewmaster of Social Kitchen and Brewery in San Francisco, who used amyloglucosidase,…

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Front Burner: Vegan Cookies Delivered

Here’s a plump, rich chocolate chip cookie with a difference: Tahini replaces the eggs, and extra-virgin olive oil stands in for butter. The result is an irresistible vegan confection. It’s made and sold at Seven Grams Caffe coffee shops and bakeries and online. Chocolate Chip Cookies, $4 in the cafes, 275 Seventh Avenue (26th Street),…

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