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Banksy takes New York

- by Dominique Fernandez Banksy, Banksy, Banksy. That has been the topic for the last couple months on basically any media publication, and of course, in the streets. Particularly and most recently, the New York streets. So who is this guy? Banksy is a British graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and painter. His real name as well as his personal life... CONTINUE READING 12

Your Black Friday Cheat Sheet: This Year's Best Deals

The biggest shopping day of the year is finally here, and we couldn't be more excited. Stores are opening earlier and earlier this year, which suits us just fine because we can't wait to take advantage of all the steals and buys! We put our savvy shopping sense to good use and scoped out all the best deals so you... CONTINUE READING 2

Shop for Sandy: 5 Beauty-Ful Ways To Give Back

Us Tri-State ladies have had one hell of a hard week! With most of the Northeast still recovering from Hurricane Sandy, beauty brands have been busy working their butts off to get much-needed aid to the affected areas. If you've been looking for ways to help out the relief efforts, here are five companies (including Shecky's itself!) that are donating... CONTINUE READING 3

Last-Minute Summer Beers to Throw Back Now

Cocktail trends come and go, but when it comes to the sizzling summer months, everyone wants to know what they should be drinking to both look and feel good. And let’s face it, there’s nothing like ending the steamy season like kicking back with a cold one, and there are plenty of yummy refreshing picks worth savoring at least once... CONTINUE READING 4

Our Fashion’s Night Out Fave: WooliteWashed Boutique

It’s no secret that we here at Shecky’s are big fans of Woolite’s detergents that keep our favorite fashions looking fierce and fabulous well after we’ve purchased them, so imagine our excitement when we found out that the Woolite folks were opening up a pop-up boutique right here in SoHo just in time for Fashion Week! The WooliteWashed Boutique kicks... CONTINUE READING 15

10 Ways to Beat Boredom This Summer

We always look forward to that time of year when it’s warm outside, the sun is shining and we have a few days off work here and there—yep, we're talking about summer time! But our days off or long weekend days can leave us a tad bit bored of doing the obvious activities like going to the beach, floating... CONTINUE READING 11

The Haute & Not of the 2012 Met Gala

The Met Gala came and went Monday night, bringing together a slew of stylish stars for what's affectionately known as the "Superbowl of Fashion." The star-studded affair consistently churns out memorable style moments, but frankly, this year's offerings were pretty meh. There was some safely pretty styles, like Dianna Agron's emerald Carolina Herrera ensemble and Hilary Swank's Michael Kors gown,... CONTINUE READING 12

6 Studly Reasons to Tune into the Super Bowl

Just heading to a Super Bowl gathering for the good food and a good excuse to spend Sunday schwasted? Oh, ye of little football knowledge, there are other great reasons to tune into the big game...like muscled men showcasing their goods in tight spandex, running down the field in a display of drool-worthy ferociousness. Whether you’re a Pats or Giants... CONTINUE READING 18

Tips for Winterizing Your Hair

Static cling, dull finish, split ends and breakage are all signs that your hair is suffering the effects of Old Man Winter. While moisture is important all year round, it's especially key during the winter months. Don't just take our word for it, though. We’ve consulted three celebrity stylists to gets tips and product recommendations in order to keep your... CONTINUE READING 7

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January is here...and that can only mean one thing. Time to embrace this wintry weather, since we've got a few months of it still in store. Snow makes you want to permanently relocate to the equator, you say? With activities like skiing, snowboarding, sledding, tubing and snowball fights at ski resorts around the country, plus great deals that are easy... CONTINUE READING 9