Jake Petersen

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Brand-Name Luxury at Bargain Prices?! Why Japan is the Best Place to Buy Quality Watches!

Whether we’re at a meeting or out on the town, when we want to make an impression, what’s on our wrist says as much about our personality and …

Garb: Hygge

Ami Shearling Collar Jacket ($965). <br>Nigel Cabourn Roll Neck Sweater ($369). <br>NN07 Drawstring Trouser ($195). <br>Best Made Co. Wool Beanie ($60). <br>Red Wing …

Clothing

The Best Hoodie Is as Cool as It Is Cozy

Your hunt is over: Best Stuff is GQ’s destination for finding the perfect version of whatever you need, like the best hoodie money can buy right now. You can thank us later.<p>GQ's Favorite<p>John Elliott Raglan Sleeve Hoodie<p>>$198, buy now at Revolve<p>The concept of a "best" hoodie is new. Just a few years …

Men's Fashion

The most romantic restaurants in NYC

1<p>Photograph: Alan Melconian<p>Restaurants, American<p>One if by Land, Two if by Sea<p>Since 1973, this 1767 carriage house once owned by former vice president …

West Village

You Could Be Owed $900 From 'Free Cruise' Robocall Settlement

There are few things as annoyingly familiar as telemarketers. "How are your windows?" "Would you like to donate to candidate X?" "You've earned a …

Happy Ending Has Closed — and More Intel

<b>New York’s best bars, according to Esquire</b><p><b>Diamond Reef</b> (1057 Atlantic Avenue) in Brooklyn, the <b>Bar Room at the Beekman</b> (5 Beekman Street), <b>Death & Co</b>. (433 E. 6th Street), <b>ROKC</b> (3452 Broadway), <b>Slowly Shirley</b> (121 W. 10th Street), and <b>Bar Goto</b> (245 Eldridge Street) make the cut for Jeff Gordinier’s and …

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Zac Efron’s Ridiculous ‘Baywatch’ Shoulder Workout

Zac Efron may have been blessed with undeniably good genetics, but make no mistake: The lean physique he showcases in <i>Baywatch</i> has been earned.<p>“I have …

Bruce Lee

Lineup announced for Bryant Park's free summer film series

New Yorkers are in for a killer summer of outdoor movie screenings, with favorites like Films on the Green, Rooftop Cinema Club and Rooftop Films …

Bill Gates says these five books ‘made me question my own thinking’

Bill Gates is back with his summer reading list — and unlike in the past, there’s not a single light beach read among them.<p>Instead, the Microsoft …

Books

Impressive 500-square-foot apartment has everything you need

It’s located in the heart of Kiev<p>It’s always fun to take a peek at how the rest of the world does compact apartments. The latest example comes out of Kiev, Ukraine, designed by local firm Martin Architects.<p>Measuring 45 square meters, or about 484 square feet, the one-bedroom appears to be a …

10 of the Best Architectural Homes You Can Actually Stay In

It’s easy to spend hours gazing at images of architectural dream homes, thinking “what if…?” But what if you could actually stay in one? We’ve picked out 10 of the best architect-designed homes around the world that are available as vacation home rentals.<p><b>Casa Solo Pezo, Aragon, Spain</b><p>Designed by …

How to eat at NYC’s best restaurants for under $50

Are you a cash-strapped foodie who’s dying to eat at one of New York’s best restaurants? We got you covered—and for $50 or less. Even the most …

The best-looking bars in NYC

No, it’s not booze goggles—the best-looking bars in NYC really are that pretty. A mix of sultry cocktail dens, elegant wine bars and glowing whiskey …

Nordic Spirits Lab Innovative Cocktails

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11 cool online stores for home decor and high design

Don't spend it all in one place<p>In the age of Amazon, shopping for great design online has never been easier. Here, we've rounded up a handful of our favorite sites offering something special when it comes to home decor and design. From handcrafted artisanal chairs to sleek ceramic objects 3D …

Tempaper: The Self-Adhesive, Removable Wallpaper Transforming Our Homes

Easy On, Easy Off:<br>Tempaper Removable Wallpaper!<p>We've been aching for a splash of color, an eye-catching pattern, <i>something</i> to jazz up our living rooms, bedrooms, and bathrooms. Found it! <b>Tempaper's wallpaper is self-adhesive and removable</b>—no expensive installations, no worrying about your landlord's …

The Modern Way to Do Black Tie from a Menswear Expert

Inspired to revamp your eveningwear after the Oscars’ red carpet? An expert shares his top tips…<p>Awards season may help you figure out what you should …

Men's Fashion

Shipping container transforms with walls of glass in Argentina

From industrial to rustic<p>Fans of Philip Johnson’s Glass House take note: As it turns out, you too can have <i>something</i> like the modernist icon if you get a shipping container, paint it black, and replace the corrugated steel with sleek walls of glass. How’s the above example for inspiration?<p>Designed …

Pop-up caviar restaurant extending its stay

Parisian pop-up Caviar Kaspia is extending its run at Spring Place, Page Six has learned.<p>Since it opened in December, the spot’s been a hit with …

Fashion Week

The Differin Gel Now Comes With a Collection of Acne-Fighting Products

Earlier this summer, Differin Gel 0.1%, the prescription acne treatment you <i>begged</i> your doctor for as a teen, officially went mainstream when the FDA approved it for over-the-counter use. Now, just five months later, two new products are joining Differin Gel, and you'll be able to find a full …

Skin Care

7 ‘apartment-in-a-box’ designs for tiny spaces

Small living, made easy<p>As micro apartments become ever more prevalent in cities around the world, architects and designers seem to have grasped firmly onto one idea: the “all-in-one” furniture solution that combines multiple functions into one module. The premise is simple. By tucking in everything …

The Stunning Early Infographics and Maps of the 1800s

Educational diagrams of scientific discoveries, from the moon’s surface to the longest rivers.<p>Have you ever wondered what the tallest active volcano …

40 of the Best Places to Eat Brunch in NYC

Brunch is a Big Deal in New York City. On the weekends, restaurants in the five boroughs contain an endless sea of midday dining options, so it’s not easy to tell which ones actually care about the food and the experience, or which are just serving some eggs and other brunch-y stuff to appease the …

Dining Rooms

Ladyfag Hosts a New Party in Brooklyn

“Dark beats for dark times.” The sexy proposition for the current climate is the tagline for the Closet at Schimanski, a new monthly party from the night-life ambassador Ladyfag. At the inaugural party last month, glitter-flecked L.G.B.T. partygoers and their friends lined up at the sleek new club …

Where We Ate This Week

<b>Upland:</b> Here's a question. Should restaurants serve their weekend menus on national-holiday Mondays? I know some do, but I went to "brunch" at Upland this "weekend" — on MLK Day, which I am lucky to also call a company holiday — and had my heart set on their version of shakshuka, named<b>eggs in hell.</b> …

The Best Places to Shop for Design-Savvy Men Photos

The term <i>bachelor pad</i> tends to conjure visions of unkempt lairs replete with stacks of dirty dishes and mismatched furniture. But plenty of guys of all ages take pride in their homes, and for good reason: There are many stylish design companies geared toward men determined to outfit their pads in …

Mew Men Ramen Shop

Around the corner from NYC indie filmhouse IFC Center sits a new, small ramen joint Mew Men. It's a little sister to the wildly popular Midtown basement pub Izakaya Mew, but here the menu is minimalist. There's not much beyond the five ramen options, aside from a few appetizers like kara age …

The 13 best places to eat ramen in New York City

That's why we teamed up with Foursquare City Guide to round up the 13 best places to eat ramen in New York, based on which locations had the highest ratings from Foursquare users.<p>From popular stops like Momofuku Noodle Bar to Takashi, which serves an unforgettable all-beef version, here are the top …

Live like a Scandinavian in NYC

New Yorkers may pride ourselves on being tough, but come winter and we turn into a bunch of delicate flowers, brandishing umbrellas during the …