The weekend: unexpected but graciously accepted.


UD - Sexy Hot Pots. Repeat: Sexy Hot Pots.

Sexy Hot Pots. Repeat: Sexy Hot Pots.

In just a few short moments, you can no longer claim you haven’t heard of an aphrodisiac hot pot. Got oyster, uni, scallops and other stuff in it, and it’s at Maison O. Finally, the name makes sense.


Mon-Sat, 6-8pm, Maison O, 98 Kenmare St (between Mulberry and Cleveland), 212-274-9898

UD - Swaddle Yourself in This

Swaddle Yourself in This

The good folks at Palmer Trading Company and Alex Mill are clearing out space in their respective stores for spring clothing. In January. Consequently, you can now procure the kind of flannel button-downs and cashmere jackets you want to be wearing today. Live in the now.


Ongoing, Palmer Trading Company, 137 Sullivan St (between Prince and Houston), 646-360-4557, and Alex Mill, 268 Elizabeth St (near Houston), 212-343-2539

UD - The Greek Eataly

The Greek Eataly

Things Greece is known for:
—Spectacular infused olive oils
—The world’s best yogurt
—Tender lamb
—Drinkable and edible grape products

Things this new Greek market specializes in:
—See above


Now open, Blue Olive Market, 210 E 41st St (between 2nd and 3rd), 212-922-0991


UD - You’d Regret Not Getting a Bag Here

You’d Regret Not Getting a Bag Here

Vintage Filson bags: the Holy Grail of the casual-luggage world. And there are scores of them available, for two little hours, at this SoHo vintage shop on Friday. You could pass these beauties down to your grandkids... theoretically.

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UD - Two New Wine Capitals of New York

Two New Wine Capitals of New York

If you want wine: The new restaurant at Loews Regency has 700 bottles and a menu from the folks behind Sant Ambroeus.
If you want some more wine: The real-life Bordeaux Wine Council and the folks behind Millesime have brought a lot of a certain kind of grape to this NoMad spot.

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