Watermark Bar Launches at New York’s Pier 15

Watermark Bar Grand Opening

Tweet New York, July 29, 2013 – Last week, The Lure Group and Merchants Hospitality hosted the grand opening of their newest venture Watermark Bar – a breathtaking double level waterfront venue located on Pier 15 at NYC’s historic South Street Seaport. VIP guests enjoyed LeSUTRA Sparkling Liqueur infused snow cones, cocktails and draft beer, as well as Watermark […]

Taste of Italy on Queen Street West: Church Aperitivo Bar Launch

Church Aperitivo Bar

TweetToronto, February 29, 2012 – It took about a year to turn the old Slavic Pentecostal Church on the northeast corner of Queen West and Dovercourt into the stylish new venue that is Church Aperitivo Bar. Owners Sandra Cassaro and David Beddia transformed the 2,500 square-foot church into a 95-seat restaurant and bar combining approachable […]

The Social Dining Experience: Bloke & 4th Launch

Bloke & 4th

Tweet Toronto, February 3, 2012 – Our friends The Food Dudes, Something & Monroe, and entrepreneur Steve Georgiev have pooled their resources and expertise to launch King West’s newest supper club - Bloke & 4th. They opened in December, but last night the boys held their ‘official’ opening inviting media to sample a little of everything. From […]

Stick a Pin In It: Collar Pins

Collar Pin

TweetWhen Tom Ford featured himself in the FW09 campaign of Grey Vetiver (photo above), he had a lot of guys asking less about the new fragrance and more about that massive safety pin piercing his necktie.  I know it may look like the collar pin is puncturing that poor tie, but it’s actually sitting behind […]