- July 12, 1999
- That's a Wrap
Sarong, good to know ya! From Nairobi to Bali, broiling summers are a way of life. So take a cue and try the insider's way to beat the heat: Tie one on.
- June 28, 1999
- Blame It on Rio
Yeeeegaaaah! You have to suffer to be beautiful, Mom always said -- but at least our Brazilian-bikini-wax deal won't leave you feeling ripped off.
- June 21, 1999
- Don't Sweat It
Freeze without getting burned: One-room air-conditioners at blowout prices that won't send cold shivers up your spine.
- June 14, 1999
- Save Your Skin
Here comes the sun: A top beauty editor heads for the drugstore before heading for the Hamptons -- and finds protection from the elements without the pricey chemistry.
- June 7, 1999
- Garden Variety
Tired of bland backyard-party-wear? These grown-up rompers will get you through clambake season without making you look like a stuffed (oxford) shirt.
- May 31, 1999
- Splendor in the Grass
Let the Knicks mind their own baskets for now. With the weather this good, it's time to find one for yourself and make a date with Mother Nature.
- May 24, 1999
- Play It Again
Get those seedy CDs back into circulation -- and bring your music collection up to date -- at these independent-minded swap shops.
- May 17, 1999
- Secrets of the Far East
A South Fork summer without Dallas rent: Stay in Montauk -- a few minutes from the glammier houses to the west -- and you get a lot more of the same ocean.
- May 10, 1999
- Take a Bike
For the tire-less shopper: At these pedal pushers, you won't get shafted when you're shopping for gear(s). But you'll have to supply your own bell for the handlebars.
- May 3, 1999
- The Duchess of Cork
Bring your own bargain: Pick up one of this oenophile's recommendations on your way to the party, and no one will know it cost you less than the cab ride.