Empire State of Sasha: Maison Ladurée Opens in New York

Hello rose petal, black-currant violet and salted caramel macarons and goodbye-slender waistline!

In a city overloaded with cupcakes, a new, extremely unique and dainty opponent has come into town.

A hundred years from now, when culinary historians are discussing the Great Cupcake Wars of the 21st century in New York City, they will discuss August 30, 2011 as the day Maison Ladurée opened its doors on the Upper East Side in the island of Manhattan. [Read more…]

Empire State of Sasha: Brazilian Day New York 2011

For the past 27-years, Brazilian Day has been a modern-cultural New York City experience.


Held near 46th Street in Manhattan, known also as Little Brazil, groups and groups of Brazilians gather each year to celebrate their music, culture, food and heritage.

The event started as a way for Brazilians living abroad in the Empire State [Read more…]

Empire State of Sasha: Sud de France NYC 2011

Food, Wine & Sun!

Drawing upon it’s success in the Empire State over the previous two years, the Sud de France Festival is back!

From June 6-June 30, the company invites all New Yorkers to fall into the rhythm of the Mediterranean lifestyle, celebrate and discover the food, wine and culture from the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France.  [Read more…]

GUESS? Inc. Opens 13,000 sq ft North American Flagship on 5th Ave

GUESS?, the American lifestyle brand, famous for their denim and black & white adverts, opened the doors to its newest one-stop shop, its brand new North American flagship store, on February 17, 2011.

Located on [Read more…]