Monthly Archives: December 2011

Dec 27 2011

Chef Alessandro (Alex) Stratta brings a little Vegas to NYC by way of his new rustic Italian resto in the West Village, Bigoli. The food and service were on point, and I fell in love with the skylight that’s in the middle of the dining room.

Our senses were piqued as soon as we sat down because of the wood-burning oven. We sampled a wide range of items from Stratta’s inventive Italian menu that left us wanting more…especially the pesto dipping sauce.

CHOW FAVES:

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Dec 23 2011

My twin sister Antoinette and I hosted a chic dinner party for our friend Jen Yu’s birthday…and we did it in true Glam Foodie fashion!

The Theme: Toast To Jen Yu

The Invitations: We designed custom branded bottles of prosecco that were hand delivered to each guest

The Venue: Private room at Griffou- great food and a cool vibe

The Decor: We created a unique tablescape for the evening

The Guests: A lively bunch

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Dec 15 2011

Kim Kardashian, Michelle Obama, Kate Hudson and Penélope Cruz are just a few ladies who have adorned red carpets and concrete catwalks with the esquisite designs of Rachel Roy. Rachel’s style, charm and drive are infectious! She’s more than a pretty face with gorgeous designs, her charity work has impacted the lives of many and she continues to give back. And it doesn’t end here, Rachel is raising her 2 amazing daughters that will undoubtedly run the world, just like mom!

I was so excited about getting Rachel’s Sip, Chat, Chow because I knew there would be spots on her list that transcended food, and would have a focus on the entire experience, especially the aesthetic. As you’ll see from the below, Rachel is going back to her ABC’s.

Check out Rachel Roy’s Sip, Chat, Chow:

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