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50 Party Essentials Style arbiters and food pros dedicate themselves to party perfection. Here, their must-haves for soiree success.
Brava New World Led by Ferran Adriá, a genius from the Costa Brava, Catalonia's avant-garde chefs are pushing the culinary boundaries
Interior Motives Hollywood celebrities flock to Jenny Armit's Los Angeles gallery for her artist-designed furniture--and her fabulous luncheons
In Vino Veritas America's most passionate wine collector expounds on love, truth and his restaurant, Veritas
Modern Times A glass house by modernist master Richard Neutra turns forty--with a party that winks at the rat pack era
Friend of a Farmer Transplanted California chef Seen Lippert creates 10 satisfying farmers' market recipes that can be on the table in a New York minute.
Pop Culture The Taittingers, the first family of Champagne, not only market luxury but also know how to enjoy it--especially at Sunday luncheons in their rose garden in Reims