Letter from the Editor

Our “Succession” photo by Doron Gild

Dear Friends,  January brings a sense of relief of surviving the holidays in good health and spirits.  As we make our way south for the majority of the winter season, I find myself eager to take on new challenges.  Hilary and I are brainstorming ways to improve What2WearWhere.  If you have any ideas, please pass them along.  Hilary is holding down the fort in NYC and together we bring you the latest in trends and styles.  Since travel is back we will be featuring tips and tricks – watch for our article on What to Wear on the Plane for New York Social Diary.  Where will 2023 take you?  Please write us with your upcoming destinations and we will send you a packing list with stylish selections.   Join us in embracing the New Year with vigor and anticipation!

Dear Friends, December is here in all its glory!  The ghost of Covid past and future still linger in the corners but nothing is stopping the celebration of this year’s beloved holiday. Breathtaking decorations abound and the lilt of seasonal tunes ramp up the excitement.  Social life is back and the cause for great cheer –… Read More

Dear Friends, November launches with a bit of bluster in politics and in the weather. It is my favorite landscape of the year and in it the wonderful celebration of Thanksgiving, which in recent years has taken on even more meaning as we gather together, with the sting of covid’s separation still a fresh memory.   It… Read More

Dear Friends,  October is a stunning month – in both the vibrant shades that flame the trees to the abundance of events that crowd our calendars.   As the temperature drops, it is time to peek into your closets and take inventory of your fall fashion needs. Hilary and I will be shopping nonstop for… Read More

Dear Friends, Ah August!  I cannot get enough of the month that smolders with heat and a wave of travel and activities.   I am writing this from Italy where I attended the most memorable wedding in Lake Como – a bucket-list destination that exceeded my expectations.  And now onto Porto Ercole to enjoy days spent… Read More

Dear Friends,  It’s July, my very favorite month of the year – the long days of summer are stretched out ahead to bask in the glorious weather and bounty of the land. Breakfast at Wimbledon makes for delightful coffee and computer  time.  Travel is on the rise – it seems like everyone is going to Europe… Read More

Dear Friends,  As the song says “June is busting out all over” and what a joy to observe nature at its showy best – peonies, lilacs, irises all blooming in profusion.    Writing a What to Wear article for New York Social Diary about the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee led us to research all things Queen… Read More

Dear Friends, I am a few days late in May, as I just returned from the sunny south to a terrific week in the city.   Frederick Law Olmsted Luncheon in Central Park is a landmark event to honor the man who is known as the Father of Public Parks.  Read our article Olmsted 200… Read More

Dear Friends,  April brings a sense of renewal and repurpose as symbolized by the sacred celebrations of Passover and Easter.   It is also Earth Month as concerned citizens of the world bring action and attention to preserving natural resources of our fragile planet.  Hilary and I will be shopping sustainably to bring you the… Read More

Dear Friends,  Folklore has it that “March roars in like a lion and exits as meekly a lamb.”  It was dependable as the Farmers Almanac until Global Warming came to bear.  Now March can be a seesaw of temperatures and storms – we will be ready for anything as we shop great trench coats and… Read More

Dear Friends, We’re in the mood for love, especially in February, with Valentines and Galentines galore.  And to make it even more special, granddaughter Louise aka Lulu turns one this month and is coming down south to celebrate!   I sent my darling this LL Bean Sled from our Winter Wonder’s Article – which also… Read More