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HOME AWAY FROM HOME AT BERNIC HOTEL IN NEW YORK CITY.

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Article courtesy of DLX Guest Contributor Gemma Stafford from Bigger Bolder Baking. New York City is one of my favorite places to visit for work and play, but it wasn’t until I stayed at the Bernic Hotel that I found my home away from home. From our first interaction with the staff, I knew the Bernic Hotel was bound to be a special place. We arrived [...]

PETER PORTE IS THE MAN OF STYLE.

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American heartthrob and rising star, Peter Porte is best known for his role on the hit show "Baby Daddy." He has appeared in numerous film, TV and stage productions, perhaps he is best known for his roles as Ricky Williams on the Young and the Restless.  Born to European parents in Greenwood Lake, New York Peter attended University in Manhattan, London, Pa[...]

HENNESSY MASTER BLENDER’S SELECTION N°1.

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Having curated several events with Hennessy, we were excited to learn about their newest concoction. Hennessy’s secret project has come to life with help from Master Blender Yann Fillioux. “Master Blender’s Selection N°1”, is the latest blend that was meant to be produced in a single, limited batch. In French, a project like this is called a “Coup de Coeur” [...]

EMERIL LAGASSE AT THE LA FOOD AND WINE FESTIVAL.

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Article written by Paulina Phan. Over the past four decades, Emeril Lagasse has become a living food legend. With his effervescent personality, showmanship in the kitchen, and easy-to-follow yet, delicious recipes, Emeril Lagasse has become the household name in regards to celebrity chefs. With his shows as the cornerstone to his success, Lagasse is back[...]

DESTINATION LUXURY INFLUENCERS: IRENE AND LYDIA FORTE.

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Article by Susan Michals Sisters Lydia and Irene Forte are not only ready to take on the challenges of the family business, they are determined to take it to the next level. The Chelsea-born and raised Forte sisters are the daughters of Sir Rocco Forte, owner of Rocco Forte Hotels, which boasts some of the most tony hospitality locales in the world, inclu[...]

DLX INFLUENCER: DAVID GHYSELS, FOUNDER OF DINNER IN THE SKY.

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David Ghysels is the founder of Dinner in the Sky and Hakuna Matata, a Brussels based marketing agency that creates unusual events to create a buzz for clients. In 2004, he pitched an idea to the Jeunes Restaurateurs d'Europe Association to host an airborne dinner because they wanted to communicate that they were the "Gastronomy at the Top." The client lo[...]

DLX INFLUENCER: CONTEMPORARY ARTIST, LINCOLN TOWNLEY.

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British contemporary artist, Lincoln Townley has revealed the latest addition to his extremely successful “Icons” series: a portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II, in celebration of her 90th birthday this month. The original oil and acrylic painting, created in a Warholian homage style, was purchased within minutes of its release by an American collector.  The de[...]

DESTINATION LUXURY INFLUENCER: ANDRIA MITSAKOS.

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Written by Susan Michals. Andria Mitsakos could best be described as a serial entrepreneur. She is a myriad of careers and endeavors: publicist, writer, accessories designer, and self-proclaimed global Wanderlista (which also happens to be the name of her multi-platform site, launched in 2014). As President and CEO of her PR firm, Andria launched the [...]

DESTINATION LUXURY INFLUENCER: DANIEL SAYNT, SOCIAL MEDIA GURU.

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Daniel Saynt is a thought leader on millennial marketing and the rise of the social influencer. He is a serial entrepreneur and innovator who has developed award winning campaigns for brands such as Lord & Taylor, Coach, Estee Lauder, and Conde Nast. Featured in WWD, Forbes, and The New York Times, Saynt’s work in the fashion and beauty industry has helped b[...]

DESTINATION LUXURY INFLUENCER: SIMONETTA LEIN, THE "WISHMAKER."

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Best-selling author, journalist, television and radio personality, international fashion and lifestyle influencer, brand ambassador, entrepreneur and philanthropist are just a few of the many accomplishments of Ms. Simonetta Lein. Born and raised in Northern Italy, and currently residing in Philadelphia, PA, Simonetta is a contributing fashion and lifesty[...]

DESTINATION LUXURY INFLUENCER: MAURICE HENNESSY.

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Global Brand Ambassador and 8th generation of the Hennessy family, Mr. Maurice Hennessy, hosted an intimate dinner and tasting at Asian fusion restaurant AnQi in Costa Mesa, California. Notable guests in attendance included internationally renowned actress Kieu Chinh, Chef Perry Cheung, business elites Wilson Wang, Terry Pan and Luke Duval. During[...]