October 2012

Last seasons pants

October 17, 2012

Acme- More Than Meets the Sign

button undone

9 Great Jones Street (between Broadway and Bowery)
(201) 213-2121

Good. But you'll still be able to go dancing after your meal.

pants at a glance

  • scene: Sexiness and hipness pervade the atmosphere; IT spot that is aiming to make it for the long haul
  • sip: Specialty cocktails and lots of vino
  • savor: Chicken and Eggs; fries; sweet corn dessert
  • sit: With attractive friends before heading out for the night; with people who aren't afraid to step out of their comfort zone as far as food
  • stilettos: Yes- even though (new) Acme is almost a year old, it is still a fashion crowd favorite, and you might as well bring it
  • spend: $$$
  • address: 9 Great Jones Street (between Broadway and Bowery)
  • phone number: (201) 213-2121
  • website: www.acmenyc.com

pants picks

Chews before you boozeHyped Chefsexy sexySkandanavian

Acme, like the neighbohood in which it hangs its storied sign, has undergone a major makeover.  The outside remains virtually unchanged, giving no indication that this restaurant entered the cocoon as a divey cajun joint and emerged a sexy slick Skandinavian spot. The cover is blown upon entering, however, where a suited, ear-pieced bouncers stops […]

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October 10, 2012

Giorgione-Like Your Favorite Pair of Jeans

buttons open

307 Spring Street (between Hudson and Greenwich)
(212) 352-2269

Excellent. You'll consume more than your skinny jeans will allow.

pants at a glance

  • scene: Modern and chill; white and steel in an inviting way; bar big enough to eat at, small outside seating area...and a fireplace!
  • sip: Anything you want
  • savor: Pizza Pizza
  • sit: With your honey and maybe even another couple; With your married friends who live in Tribeca and only have the sitter for a few hours but want to have some wine and laughs
  • stilettos: Downtown chic will do it; Cute flats and some luxurious cashmere thing if you want to fit in
  • spend: $$
  • address: 307 Spring Street (between Hudson and Greenwich)
  • phone number: (212) 352-2269
  • website: www.giorgionenyc.com

pants picks

favegood in the hoodItal

I was not aware of the ignorance I was living in never having been to Giorgione, until about 10 months ago.  Although it is not a new place, (actually its been around for over ten years), all at once it seemed like everyone I spoke to was obsessed with Giorgione.  I simply had to see […]

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