The Sex Diaries – A Critical Reading of New Yorkers’ Sexual Habits & Anxieties — New York Magazine

From left: The Car Salesman in a Relationship With an Older Woman, 32, Brooklyn Heights; The Temporarily Celibate Actress, 23, Astoria; The Single Brooklyn Bartender, 23, Williamsburg; The Mailroom Worker in an On-Again-Off-Again Relationship, 35, Upper West Side.Photo: Joshua Allen; Grooming by Bryan Lynde So there’s this iPhone app called Grindr. It’s a GPS-enabled social-networking Continue Reading

Date Ideas for Every Couple — New York Magazine

“Rain Room” at MoMA.Photo: Kristin McDonnell A Rendezvous for Every Couple The Lower East Side Avant-GardistsCrash happy hour ($2 beers, $3 grilled cheese) at gallerista bar Café Dancer* (96 Orchard St., nr. Broome St.; 212-677-1808). Listen to ambient noise at salonlike music space Spectrum* (121 Ludlow St., nr. Delancey St., second fl.; The Harlem Continue Reading

Popsicle Molds, Hyperniche Books, and More New Stuff in New York Stores — New York Magazine

First LookIn August, Swedish menswear designer Stephen F brings turquoise suits and hand-sewn suede shoes to his first Stateside shop (829 Washington St.). Illustration by Jason Lee   (Photo: Courtesy of the vendor) 1. Accessories bar: leather ties ($160); green suede belts ($150).2. Downstairs: personal shopping, with a sofa and coffee table.3. Drawings: artist illustrations Continue Reading