Kristina Thompson

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The Essential Scratch and Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert

Last year, one of my New Year’s resolutions was to learn more about wine. Wine is complex, and it goes without saying that there is a lot out there …

Brownie Kiss Cupcakes -with yoyomax12

Fabulous Bridesmaid Gift Ideas - Part 3

You’ve chosen the perfect bridesmaids; now find them the perfect gift! Your bridesmaids deserve much more than the usual key-chain or strand of faux …

Belle The Magazine - Weddings

We put together a guide of Memorable and Meaningful Gift Ideas for your Bridesmaids. Check it out! There are unique gifts for every budget in these …

12 Stunning Wedding Bouquets - Part 21

To guide you through your journey of finding the perfect bouquet for your wedding day, every month we put together a hand-picked installment of the …

What's the Right Way to Wear Two Wedding Rings? I Can't Decide—and Neither Can Jenna Dewan-Tatum

While looking at a series of photos of Jenna Dewan-Tatum's left hand last night {<i>such is my life</i> }, I noticed she switched up the order of things at some point. Back in 2010 she was wearing two wedding bands below her engagement ring, see the left-hand left-hand photo. (She and Handsome Pants …

Attention Guests! Be Courteous With Your Cameras (Video)

Whether or not you're going to stick with tradition, the meaning behind these classic religious vows are romantic and a great starting point for …

#MannersMondays: How Long Do You Have To Send A Wedding Gift?

<i>The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct information. But here at HuffPost Weddings, we're all about making your life easier. That's why we've launched #MannersMondays, a weekly series in which we</i> …

Dominique Ansel's Latest is a Gingerbread Pinecone Pastry

Dominique Ansel's post-Cronut era has been characterized by a number of ingenious, made-to-order desserts, such as the Magic Soufflé and the Fro-smo. That spirit of creativity continues with the <b>Gingerbread Pinecone</b> ($6.25), one of seven new pastries that were introduced over the last week.<p>In the …

Where Pat LaFrieda Eats in the West Village

While Pat LaFrieda's name has become synonymous with steaks and burgers in many top restaurants across the country, the family's business started in the West Village long before the neighborhood became gentrified. LaFrieda and his family still consider the Village home in many ways even while the …

TipTop, A Service For Finding the Best Thing in a NYC Neighborhood

TipTop is a service built by Betaworks that allows users to search for the best thing in a given neighborhood. For example, you can search for the …

New York City

Things to do in New York this Saturday

It’s the weekend, you’re in the greatest city in the world, and its time to get wild—but what are the best things to do in NYC this Saturday exactly? …

Zagat

Shake Shack Now Open in Grand Central Terminal

A group of people all decked out in "Shack Shades" can only mean one thing; the newest location of <b>Danny Meyer</b>'s beloved burger joint is now open for business. After nearly two years of waiting, the <b>Shake Shack</b> team officially opened a booth in the lower level of the <b>Grand Central Terminal</b> dining …

Best french fries of 2013 in New York City

Photograph: Jennifer Arnow<p>Hand-cut fries at Shake Shack<p>Photograph: Virginia Rollison<p>French fries at Montmartre<p>Photograph: Alex Strada<p>French fries at …

Best noodle dishes in New York City in 2013

Photograph: Jakob N. Layman<p>Bacon-and-egg <i>mazemen</i> at Yuji Ramen<p>Photograph: Paul Wagtouicz<p>Braised-lamb <i>dandan mian</i> at Mission Chinese Food<p>Photograph: …

Colicchio and Sons's Warm Chocolate Tart Brings the Chocolate and the Crunch

The Taproom at <b>Colicchio and Sons</b> is a huge space with a tall ceiling. But when the <b>Warm Chocolate Tart</b> ($12) arrived at our table, it felt like the whole room smelled like freshly baked chocolate. It wasn't just the fragrance that was inviting. The presentation includes an aesthetically pleasing mix …

The 25 Best Bars in NYC Right Now

Long Island Bar<p><b>Neighborhood:</b> Cobble Hill, Brooklyn <b><br>Address and phone:</b> 110 Atlantic Ave (718-625-8908) <b><br>Website:</b> thelongislandbar.com<p>It was a sad day …

New Orleans

Feast for the Eye: Tao Downtown Opens in the Meatpacking District

Tao Group expands its footprint with its latest 22,000-square-foot restaurant and lounge.<p>Tao Downtown, a sprawling 22,000-square-foot restaurant and …

Staten Island

Wedding Dresses by Zoog Sutudio 2013

So I’ve been totally bubbling over with excitement the past little while because I knew we had a bit of a special treat in store for you guys today. …

What Your Wedding Dress Says About You

Whether you've found the dress or you're still looking for the one, your wedding gown can indicate more than just your sense of fashion. Find out …

Roundup: Gender Neutral Wedding Party Gifts (That Rock)

There were few parts of wedding planning that I threw myself into as hard as I did wedding party gifts. I know they are a superfluous aspect of …

The Perfect Palette

DIY Paper Flower Centerpieces (from the book Paper to Petal!)

We're so excited to share a DIY from the beautiful new book Paper To Petal! Design duo and blogger Rebecca Thuss and Patrick Farrell have crafted an …

Man Uses Girlfriend's Pinterest Boards To Plan Surprise Wedding

When Amanda Roman started dreaming up her perfect wedding on Pinterest, she didn't realize that her boyfriend, Ryan Leak, was paying such close attention.<p>Leak overheard Roman tell a friend how cool it would be to get engaged and married in the same day. So with that tidbit of information and access …

Choosing Your Wedding Colors | The Ultimate Guide!

Searching for the perfect wedding colors? Well, you're in luck because I'm pretty sure I've put together just about every color palette imaginable. …

Spring Inspired Wedding Hairpieces

With Spring comes an abundance of beautiful blooms, so why not wear them in your hair? From big over sized flowers, to flower adorned veils and …

Wedding Ideas