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Rhonda Erb

Rhonda Erb writes about fashion, travel and lifestyle from a New Yorker’s perspective in Better Bets. A self-confessed Instagram addict, her work has also appeared in such publications as Runway Magazine. Follow her at: Instagram: @betterbets Twitter: @betterbetsny tumblr: etterbetsny.tumblr.com

Better Bets: Mother’s Day Getaway Gifts

Silvercar by Audi Family travel is never easy, but you can treat Mom to a car rental experience that alleviates some of the stresses of transporting kids and pets. Silvercar’s fleet of…

The Launch of Victor dE Souza Lipsticks

It‘s an age old dilemma. If a lipstick is long lasting, it makes your lips feel dry. If a lipstick is moisturizing, it slides right off and is practically nonexistent after a…

Oh, What Fun! The Grinch at Bloomingdale’s

Shoppers at Bloomingdale’s New York City flagship store will find that the Grinch has taken up residence there for the holiday season. The arrival of the beloved holiday curmudgeon was celebrated on…

Better Bets by Rhonda Erb

A Conversation With Designer Emily Brady Koplar Emily Brady Koplar “I have always been interested in design and business and have spent much of my life balancing the creative and the practical.”…

Mother’s Day in Hollywood 2018

Hayes Alba Warren, True Thompson, and Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. The names of these infants may not be familiar to you, but chances are you know their famous mothers: Jessica Alba, Khloé…

The “Everyone Wins” Nominee Gift Bag 2018

“I am so excited to get my results in a couple weeks…and I am really hoping to find out I am related to Meryl Streep!” Distinctive Assets founder, Lash Fary, is anxiously…

Film Review: “Phantom Thread”

Click images for full size views “I cannot start my day with a confrontation. I simply have no time for confrontations”, Daniel Day-Lewis declares with measured indifference as Reynolds Woodcock, a London…

Miscellany

For three days in September, the parking lot of Citi Field in Queens, New York was transformed into a concert goer’s paradise, as thousands soaked up the late summer sun at The…

Saks Fifth Avenue & The Emoji Movie

Combine Saks Fifth Avenue, leading fashion brands and the Sony Pictures Animation feature, The Emoji Movie, and what do you get? A custom designed, emoji-inspired fashion collection, available exclusively at Saks New…