SWB/Weekender: MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND! Summer Get-a-ways; Dressing Our Men


BREAKFAST (friday) talk

 PEACH BELLINIS/eatdrinklove


NEWS


WORLD

U.S. warship drill meant to defy China’s claim over artificial island -officials

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HEADLINES

WSJ

Appeals Court Rules Against Trump’s Revised Immigration Ban

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REUTERS

Trump directly scolds NATO allies, says they owe ‘massive’ sums

READ


BLOOMBERG

Wall Street Signals Bond Yields to Stay Lower, Fed Hikes or Not

READ


IBT

Manchester Bombing Details Leaked By US Law Enforcement, Not White House, UK Officials Say

READ


THE GUARDIAN

Manchester bombing: more people linked to attack may be at large

READ


POLITICS

Sanders, Mulvaney clash heatedly over Trump budget

THE HILL

Trump insists NATO members boost defense spending in ceremony remarks

POLITICO


MARKETS

S&P 500, Nasdaq Jump to New Records as Crude Oil Slides

The S&P 500 was up 0.44% to 2,415.03 and the Nasdaq grew 0.69% to 6,205.26. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.33%.

THE STREET


  • OIL

US crude settles at $48.90, tumbling nearly 5% on disappointment in OPEC’s production policy

CNBC


  • INVESTING

Is The End of The Bull Market Near?

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SECTORS

  • TECH

The USB jack we’ve been using since 1996 could soon become obsolete

READ


  • REAL ESTATE

Real Estate Advice From Fredrik Eklund And Steve Gold Of ‘Million Dollar Listing New York’

FORBES


  • RETAIL

WeWork, the $17 billion company that simulates startup life, is getting into the fitness business

BI


YOUR WEEKEND PLANNER 


FOOD – YOUR MEMORIAL DAY COOKOUT

MENU

BARBECUE CHICKEN, GRILLED CORN ON THE COB, WATERMELON-TEQUILA COCKTAILS

Barbecued Chicken


Whole Corn On The Grill

How to choose corn: Look for tight, squeaky, green husks and rows of kernels that feel taut and full when you run your hands over the cobs.


 OH HAPPY DAY.


GETAWAY – 17 OF THE BEST SUMMER GETAWAYS

CAPE COD

Wequassett Resort and Golf Club that comes complete with waterfront views, which aren’t as easy to find as one would expect on the Cape.

HARPERS BAZAAR


FASHION – HOW WE WANT OUR MEN TO DRESS THIS SUMMER

How to Nail Wearing a Suit This Summer –  Italia!

Opting for a very Italian-looking (say sprezzatura out loud, it sounds pretty nice) wide-lapeled linen suit in a soft stone blue, Pine’s first outfit shows why you shouldn’t be afraid of pairing a T-shirt with your tailoring this summer.

An Italian-esque (sprezzzzzzzzatura) suit, notice the subtle cuff of the trouser that is just the right length. The change in loafers, along with the double-breasted cut, creates a slightly more formal overall aesthetic than the prior T-shirt outfit.

ESQUIRE


CULTURE –  Opening soon

1927 The Return to Italy exhibition at Museo Salvatore Ferragamo

Aptly titled 1927 The Return to Italy, the exhibition puts the spotlight on the various themes and elements of Italy’s culture during the period leading up to World War II, which helped to inspire and shape the ideas of the master shoemaker.

1927 The Return to Italy will run from May 18 2017 until May 2, 2018. Also, discover the upcoming footwear exhibition Shoes: Pleasure and Pain exhibition.

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READ –   Christian Dior in the South of France – The Château de la Colle Noire

Authored by Laurence Benaim, famed for also writing a biography on Yves Saint Laurent, the book invites readers to discover how the scenery, the lush landscapes and the majestic castle itself provided countless inspirations for Dior, not to mention how they helped to shape the fashion direction of the maison.  

A new book details Christian Dior’s secret sanctuary that inspired a fashion empire. Buro 24/7 Middle East has the details…

BURO 24/7


Have a great Memorial Day Weekend!

SMARTWOMENBIZ.