Travel

Hot For The Holiday!

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      Happy Holidays! I will spending mine with those I love in one of the most gorgeous places in the country! The sunshine state! My first stop is a few days of R&R at the beautiful Boca Beach Club by Waldorf Astoria. While I love powdery white snow, the powdery white sand kissed by the sunshine my be my new favorite… Of course I’ve packed my beach time essentials, Bikini’s by Melissa Odabash and…

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Art Basel 2016

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Not many people go to Miami for the night, but on the heels of the college tour, I decided a Saturday night in Miami would be the perfect remedy for me to blow off some steam and check out the world’s most amazing art fair. I’ve been in super gear mode with helping Sea with college shopping, finishing up my second novel: A Second Course, and promoting my cool new marketplace on kellykbensimon.com, which has everything for the holiday…

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Autumn on the East End

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Everyone always associates the Hamptons with the summertime. And while it is true that the sandy beaches, ocean beaches, and sun kissed faces are all incredibly enchanting, fall on the East End is just as alluring… From the crisp fresh air, richly toned leaves, cashmere cable knits, and farm stands overflowing with pumpkins and mums, post autumnal-equinox Hamptons is an array of visual pleasures and activity! To relieve my post summertime sadness, I headed out…

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Friday On Franklin

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There are so many amazing neighborhoods in NYC that it’s difficult to pick just one as a go-to spot for the best in fashion, design, and art… However, after endless searching and exploring, I have been able to narrow it down to TriBeCa. Believe it or not, I am even able to get more specific than that… Franklin Street in TriBeCa may have claimed the top spot in my book, in terms of assortment and…

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STRPZ

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The truth is that I’ve never been to St. Tropez. So when my friend, Jill Stuart, said,” let’s go!” to visit my friend Andrew Freesmeier, who’s living there for the summer, we jumped on the Delta flight appropriately named 212. My impressions of St. Tropez were not the same as the reality. The Mas Chastelas is one of the most incredible hotels due to the incredible staff and rooms where only movies are filmed and…

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