July/August 2012: Table of Contents
BEST OF the gold coast Connecticut
Our eighth annual guide to the best in Fairfield County dishes on the top spots for food, fashion, fun and more.
You love Fairfield County, but what about those great places in New Canaan, Darien and Rowayton? Read on.
Tee Up Your Best Game
Bring your score down and your opponents to their knees with these tips from the area’s top pros.
by Chris Hodenfield
East Meets West
In this Darien garden, the owners beautifully merge exotic elements from two different cultures.
by Tovah Martin
This comprehensive listing of the leading practitioners in our area is your go-to guide for expert care in a variety of specialities.
by C.J Hughes
From the Editor
From the Founder
Which tried-and-true beauty products are most popular with our staff? We tell all. Plus, beach looks with a beautiful vibe.
Real estate news, local buzz and an introduction to the woman who will head up New Canaan public schools this fall.
People & Places
Shakespeare on the Sound; Silvermine Arts Center; Planned Parenthood of Southern New England; Stepping Stones Museum; Maritime Aquarium; Center for Hope; Rowayton Library; Mikey Czech Foundation; Domus; and more
In Good Taste
Indulge your cravings for a cool scene and inventive cuisine at Elm, Brian Lewis’s new farm-driven restaurant in New Canaan.
Alexandra Kathleen MacBeth and Michael McCune Shannon; Dan Guller and Eric James
Index of Advertisers
Don't Miss This
Here’s what to see and do around our towns during the long and lazy days of summer.