Eastern Europe’s Vineyards are Having a Moment

There used to be a certain sniffiness about Eastern European wines. They were treated as unwelcome attendees at the wine lover’s party – OK if you wanted a cheap bottle of plonk but never granted a place at the top table. Continue reading Eastern Europe’s Vineyards are Having a Moment

The Best New Street Style is Coming from Georgia
Who’d have thunk it? Georgia has a booming fashion scene! And no, we don’t mean the Peach State, home to sweet tea and homegrown football fanatics, but rather the southeastern country of the Caucasus region that sits under Russia and borders Turkey. Recently, the post-Soviet republic has been put… http://bit.ly/1Mp71n5

Balenciaga Names Demna Gvasalia, Vetements Designer, as Artistic Director
Balenciaga as a gritty new look.
On Wednesday, the French luxury group Kering shook up the final day of Paris Fashion Week by announcing a new artistic director for its Balenciaga label: Demna Gvasalia, head designer of the underground cult collective Vetements.
Mr. Gvasalia, a 34-year-old Ge… http://bit.ly/1j7FRFT