Things to do for December 14, 2016

If Ever There Was a Trustworthy Wine Guy, It’s This Wine Guy

This Weekend, an Eleven Madison Park Vet Helps You Shop

By Ilana Dadras

Everyone’s Traveling This Month. Get Them Travel-Friendly Gifts Like These.
PLANE SIGHT

Everyone’s Traveling This Month. Get Them Travel-Friendly Gifts Like These.

“Do I know someone who would appreciate a cork globe, on which he or she could use small pins to designate where they’ve traveled? Is this flight-friendly book of travel photography by Eric Boman a superior choice? Will an in-flight bartending kit fit in my friend Dan’s stocking?” All questions to consider when reading this travel-centric gift guide.

It’s Time to Plan Your Warm-Weather Escape Route
HERE COMES THE SUN

It’s Time to Plan Your Warm-Weather Escape Route

And all roads lead to this beauty of a 21-bungalow villa in St. Barts. That is, if rum bars, French eateries, heated shell massages and just generally being in paradise sounds like beauty to you. More on that, right this way...

A Master Sommelier Has Your Wine Recommendations Ready
GRAPE EXPECTATIONS

A Master Sommelier Has Your Wine Recommendations Ready

Master sommelier and former Eleven Madison Park wine director Dustin Wilson is a guy who you’d trust to recommend you some wine. And he recently launched a site with tons of his favorites for sale, so that’s useful. We picked his brain on which bottles to bring to holiday dinners, which to pop open on New Year’s and which to gift your boss this month. Now... the rest is up to you.

Behold the Most Stylish Collabs of the Season
COME TOGETHER

Behold the Most Stylish Collabs of the Season

Ports 1961 and Everlast making incredibly trendy sweats and bomber jackets. Killspencer and New Era churning out some incredibly sleek black leather baseball hats. These are but two of the most important style collaborations that should be on your radar this season. Get ’em while they’re hot. And by hot, we mean in stock.

Before La La Land, There Were These Important Moments
TUNE IN

Before La La Land, There Were These Important Moments

The release of the new Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling vehicle has musicals on everyone’s mind, so we rounded up the 20 most important moments in modern musicals. File under: conversation fodder for your next movie date.

Style Notes Straight from Valencia
NO SPAIN NO GAIN

Style Notes Straight from Valencia

And here we’ve got high-ankle fall boots, ripped jeans, stylish sweater-clad dogs and other sartorial sightings from our man on the ground in Spain. Take it away, Sam.

Ilana Dadras cannot discern between situations in which sarcasm is and is not appropriate. Her favorite things include mezcal cocktails, Big Sur and writing about herself in the third person.

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