Author: Haniya Rae

In his Midtown East apartment, Brian Leighton casts a photographer's eye on contemporary living.

These glimmering accessories will illuminate the shorter days of fall.

On the fall runways, designers were having lots of fun with the unlikely combo of nude pink and electric yellow.

Gucci, Lanvin, and Chanel couldn't get enough of blue velvet this season. Why not follow their lead?

Got the autumn blues? Don't worry, these scores are sure to lift your spirits.

As summer creeps into fall, look on the bright side with sharp new accessories.

Pack up the car, head to the shore, and mark your spot on the sand with these can't-miss finds.

In East Quogue, Barnes Coy Architects anchors a jewel in a dazzling setting of bay, ocean, and sky.

"I moved out East permanently 22 years ago, and one of the first jobs I had was as a pastry chef at the Laundry restaurant."

What to read if the dog days of summer have you panting for something more.

"I saw something magical, an enclave based in paradise. I saw the water, the girls. There was a certain romance and fraternity, and I idealized it. That’s what it’s all about when you’re young."

Decorator Sasha Bikoff infused the contemporary home with a fun, tropical vibe.