A Taste of Berlin in Your Home

Erkan Emre, from Berlin, settled in New York in 1997 and became an architect. But he missed a taste of home, specifically doner kebab, a Turkish sandwich filled with chicken roasted on a vertical spit, with salad and condiments. There are hundreds of doner kebab stands in Berlin. Though he was born in Germany, his…

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Covid-19 Patients: Nearly One-Third Had Altered Mental State [Study]

Nearly a third of hospitalized Covid-19 patients experienced some type of altered mental function — ranging from confusion to delirium to unresponsiveness — in the largest study to date of neurological symptoms among coronavirus patients in an American hospital system. And patients with altered mental function had significantly worse medical outcomes, according to the study,…

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Watch Louis Vuitton’s Spring-Summer 2021 Show Live From Paris

Stephane Cardinale — CorbisGetty Images Louis Vuitton premieres its spring-summer 2021 runway show live from La Samaritaine on Tuesday, October 6 at 3:00 PM CET (9:00AM EST). Watch this season’s show unfold from your own front row seat, below: This content is imported from YouTube. You may be able to find the same content in…

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Madewell’s Bestselling Jeans Are Only $75 Right Now

If you, too, could use some space from the beloved joggers you’ve been living in the past six months, you’re in luck. Madewell has steep discounts on several bestselling jeans now through October 11, with some pairs retailing as low as $75. All you have to do is use promo code «STOCKUP» to enjoy the…

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How to Build a Better Dinner

When cooking for my family at home, I rarely use recipes. Instead, I’ll pull from a collection of what I refer to as culinary building blocks. And I’m not talking about a mental library of recipes and techniques (though those can help). I’m talking about actual, physical things. Open my fridge, and you’ll find a…

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Kate Moss Wants to Wear Diamonds “All the Time, in Every Situation”

Kate Moss loves jewelry a lot. Like, a lot a lot. Messika by Kate Moss, the British supermodel’s new collaboration with the French jeweler, unveiled today at Paris Fashion Week, features 70 pieces of high jewelry divided into 11 sets. Encompassing everything from Art Deco baguette-cut diamond bracelets and rings to vibrantly colored diamond-and-malachite necklaces…

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Versace’s Pre-Fall 2020 Collection Is a Perfect Blend of Minimalism and Extravagance

Versace Versace Sartorial contradictions have always been embedded in Versace’s DNA, a brand built on clashing traditional Italian style with audacious modernity—think merging vibrant prints with elegant silhouettes, or combining sleek fabrics like silk and lace with hard embellishments such as metal and beads. “Creativity comes from a conflict of ideas,” Donatella Versace once said.…

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June Ambrose Is Taking Her Talents to Puma

With a career spanning over two decades, June Ambrose has long been the go-to stylist celebrities call. Missy Elliott’s black «Michelin Man» suit? June Ambrose. Jay-Z’s fashion evolution from hip-hop superstar to mogul? June Ambrose. Now the fashion veteran is taking her talents to Puma as its new creative director. It was announced today, October…

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California Fires Take a Deep Toll on Napa Wineries

The 2020 vintage was already difficult in Napa Valley. It was born in a drought, matured through terrible heat spikes and had endured smoky conditions from the haze of numerous Northern California fires. Then, on the last weekend of September — in the middle of harvest — savage wildfires seemed to attack the northern end…

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Carter Williams, Who Unshackled Nursing Home Residents, Dies at 97

In journal articles, conferences, congressional hearings and meetings with regulators, Carter Catlett Williams illuminated the miseries of nursing home residents with the sympathetic and descriptive powers of a novelist. She told stories like that of Miss Cohen, whose restrictive diet prohibited the “warm, fragrant chunk of challah” she had eaten on Friday nights her whole…

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