September 2014

Last seasons pants

September 4, 2014

Dieci, A Ten

buttons bursting open

228 East 10th Street (between First and Second Avenue)
(212)387-9545
www.dieciny.com

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Dieci NY

pants at a glance

  • scene: Unassuming from the outside, small, and minimally decorated, it is no frills but cool
  • sip: Sake, beer, wine
  • savor: Egg, caviar, uni; pork buns; lamb bolognese ramen
  • sit: With a date you want to impress with foodie cred; with your adventurous girl friend
  • stilettos: I mean a mix of Yoji Yamamoto and Prada would be right on theme, but this place keeps it casual...
  • spend: $$
  • address: 228 East 10th Street (between First and Second Avenue)
  • phone number: (212)387-9545
  • website: www.dieciny.com

pants picks

casualFoodie Funsleeper hitTurning Japanese

Dieci is a very interesting little spot, almost bashfully unassuming and perfect at executing what so many others have explicitly set out to do and failed.  Dieci is an intricate hybrid of Japanese and Italian sensibilities, serving small and large plates that are gimmick -free and seamlessly executed.   The food is ambitious but not pretentious, […]

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September 6, 2012

Blanca- White is the New Black, Even after Labor Day

buttons bursting open

261 Moore Street (Between White and Bogrart)
(646) 703-2715
www.blancanyc.com

The highest Pants praise! You'll head home to stretchy-pants bliss.

pants at a glance

  • scene: Communal table that faces the open kitchen in a modern setting; A sense of foodie adventure and bonding all around
  • sip: The paired beverages
  • savor: The whole menu
  • sit: With someone who will appreciate the coolness of the whole experience; only groups of up to 6 are allowed, there are only 20 seats in total
  • stilettos: Its BK, so anything goes, but we definitely recommend some stretchy pants
  • spend: $$$$
  • address: 261 Moore Street (Between White and Bogrart)
  • phone number: (646) 703-2715
  • website: www.blancanyc.com

pants picks

BKCounter cultureFoodie Funspecial occassion

Fashion trends can be painstakingly obvious- ask anyone who currently has pink tips on the end of their hair where they once had feathers sewn in, or anyone who has used “color-blocking” in casual conversation. Food, like fashion, also has a cyclical pattern of trends- some things can be hot for a minute (fondue, heel-less […]

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