Peter and Autumn Phillips name their baby Savannah

After years of a PR drought--and general public indifference--the royal family's press officers must be jumping for joy at the unbelievable streak of excellent publicity The Firm is having thanks to the Queen's grandchildren: first Prince William's engagement to Kate Middleton, then Zara Phillips's engagement to rugby player Mike Tindall, and now her brother Peter ...

Burberry Glossed-Twill Black Trench Coat

While lazily clicking through this InStyle fashion article about the 10 Things Every Woman Must Own (red flats! leopard-print scarves!), I stopped on this photo: The Classic Trench. Of course. However, I'm used to trench coats in tan or khaki. A trench coat in black isn't reinventing the wheel...but it's something I simply never considered. Smashing! I hightailed ...

Redken Shine-Form Defining Wax for Men

Ari Sturm writes: I am not a rock star. That statement should come as no surprise to anyone who knows me, and frankly, it’s really not something that needs clarifying. To be honest, I’m okay with that. Sure, like most, I’ve had delusions of grandeur, written some songs, strummed my guitar, and even gotten up on a ...

Merry Christmas! (And, Jolie is not moving to San Francisco)

Several months ago, I was having late night drinks with a friend from the Bay Area. San Francisco was always one of Mama Jolie's favorite cities; we lived in Menlo Park briefly when I was younger; and I currently have tons of friends in the area. At times, it seems to me much more cultured and ...