Louis Vuitton Lands on the Lower East Side. (What, You Thought Upper?)

Image Life-size green figures, modeled after real models Virgil Abloh has worked with, dot the space.CreditKarsten Moran for The New York Times On July 12, on the same intersection depicted on the cover of the Beastie Boys album “Paul’s Boutique,” Louis Vuitton arrived on the Lower East Side. “There goes the neighborhood,” said a woman…

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A Billionaires’ Trump Rally in the Hamptons

Trump supporters and billionaire conservationists made for a strange mix Saturday night, at a 30th anniversary gala for the South Fork Natural History Museum in Bridgehampton, N.Y. The crowd at the wooded museum grounds included Kimberly Guilfoyle, the former Fox News anchor who is dating Donald Trump Jr., and John Paulson, a hedge fund billionaire…

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An Underground Bar in the Columbus Circle Subway Station

Image Merchants’ Gate is part of the Turnstyle Underground Market at Columbus Circle. CreditKrista Schlueter for The New York Times Boite: Merchants’ Gate Columbus Circle It’s been nearly 20 years since Siberia, a dive bar inside the 50th Street station of the 1 line, left its home in the subway. (It later closed for good.) But now…

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11 Instagram-Ready Barrettes for When You Want Your Hair to Make a Statement

From Selena Gomez’s sassy «ugly» barrette to Aubrey Plaza’s creepy knife one, it doesn’t take much for the right hair clip to make an instant statement…so it’s no surprise they’re everywhere on the runway and Instagram. Here, the best barrettes that will give your hair extra personality and fix any bad hair day fast. Bonus:…

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Go Broke or Go Home Bachelorette Parties

The cost of bachelorette parties is ever growing, with weekend wedding festivities at destination locales now the norm. Millennials are even going broke to attend, and I’m one of them. A recent survey from Credit Karma found that about one in three millennials have gone into debt to attend a bachelor or bachelorette party. Among…

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High Blood Pressure and High Cholesterol May Pose Special Risks in Young Adults

High blood pressure and high cholesterol in young adults may be particularly dangerous, new research suggests. It increases the risk for cardiovascular disease in later life, whatever risk factors develop in later years. Scientists pooled the results of six studies with data on blood pressure and cholesterol in 36,030 people ages 18 to 84, followed…

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Healthy Lifestyle May Reduce Dementia Risk

A healthy lifestyle might reduce the risk for dementia, even in people with a high genetic risk, new research suggests. British researchers writing in JAMA studied 196,383 people over 60 and free of dementia at the start of the study. They assigned each a “polygenic risk score,” based on their number of common genetic variants…

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Dine at Maxim’s Without Leaving New York City

Headliner Maxim’s at the Norm No need to brave the crowds of tourists on the Rue Royale in Paris to visit Maxim’s. Starting Saturday, you can dine at a pop-up of the Belle Époque restaurant on Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn. The installation — at the Norm, the Brooklyn Museum’s restaurant — accompanies the exhibit “Pierre…

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The Sweet Hallmark of an Indian Celebration

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. — All Hetal Vasavada wanted when she was growing up in suburban New Jersey was to have cake on her birthday. One with pink buttercream frosting, flowers piped on the top and her name written in fancy cursive. Instead, for her ninth birthday, her mother — an immigrant from Ahmedabad, Gujarat, in western…

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