The late ’90s are back, at packed live “emo night” events, for the all-American reject in us all.
“Women are craving community, connection and confidence, and that’s what we’re going to give them.”
Female focused co-working spaces and social clubs are cropping up across the country, as a response to contemporary feminism and a reaction against fratty venues that advertise kegs and pingpong. There’s The Wing in New York, New Women Space in Brooklyn, Rise Collaborative Workspace in St. Louis and Hera Hub in Southern California, Phoenix, Washington D.C. and Stockholm. But do women need a space of their own? Here’s a snippet of what the founders of these spaces had to say about how the future of co-working could be female. Read the full story online and in Bloomberg Businessweek.
Big name brands from Jimmy Choo to Dyson to Petsmart are now marketing their products on Instagram via animal influencers.
The bride wore a custom-designed Marchesa veil and tulle gown and a $130,000 diamond necklace from London Jewelers. The groom was in a top hat and tux. Because it was a celebrity wedding, the lobby of the High Line Hotel in Chelsea was packed with reporters, photographers and even two Real Housewives of New York.
The officiant, New York Post gossip columnist Cindy Adams, made sure the vows would be meaningful to this special couple.
“Finn,” she said, “will you have Toast as your wife and cherish every piece of cheese, steak and treat with your beloved?”
“Toast, will you forever promise to share the couch with Finn when reruns of “Lassie” are on?
“Before I make the final announcement,” said Adams, who was wearing a red sweater embroidered with Dalmatians, “I want you to bark now or forever hold your pee.”