In Style:

Sal Lauretta for Men has been the premier tailor and high-end men’s clothing shop in northern New Jersey since 1974. They feature ready-to-wear and custom suits and jackets, designer menswear, contemporary sportswear, formal attire and boys clothing.

Zap! Bang! Pow!

1) Spiderman is one of our most popular comic books; everyone sees themself in him as he struggles to do the right thing.

Every Mother’s Dream

Whoever said breakfast in bed should be a special event saved just for Mother’s Day should really reconsider. And pampering that special someone shouldn’t be reserved for a special meal or a day at the spa; sleeping in fine quality sheets, comforters and on an amazing bed every night would be, well, heavenly. Duxiana, located in Ridgewood since 1990, offers the best in…

Color Me Coral:

There’s just something about coral; it’s warm and energizing while still staying soft. This year, the Pantone Color Institute, an industry leader in forecasting trends, chose Living Coral as its color of the year for its "nurturing" and "life-affirming" tones. Patty Lacourte, interior designer and owner of Eurica Home in Waldwick, showed us how using shades of coral in small ways…

Flower Power:

1. Burst of Color This tropical mix of flowers arranged by Jeannine DePhillips, floral designer and co-owner of Flowers by Joan in Waldwick, contains pincushion protea, Bells of Ireland, green hydrangea, white dendrobium orchids and pink cymbidium orchids. Curly willow, monstera and magnolia leaves fill out the arrangement.

Giving Back

Spread the joy this season by making someone else’s holiday special too. Whether it’s buying a gift, lending a hand or even a smile, everyone could use a little boost during this season.


 Who: Marc Schwartz  What: Publisher of Northwest Bergen Lifestyle  Where: Mahwah