About Lara Glaister

Lara Glaister is the Director of Design and Co-Founder of Vixely. Post History of Art at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Lara joined the contemporary art world working at Paul Kasmin Gallery. Having an urge to channel her creative side, she went onto Parson’s School of Design to study Costume History and Fashion Illustration. Most recently, Lara served as the Creative Director for the online fashion website, What2WearWhere. Bred by Brits yet born and raised in NYC, she grew up with eccentric weekends in Millbrook, NY and summers visiting family in England and the South of France. Her outlets from city-life include philanthropy and dancing to live music, preferably wearing a feathered-headdress in a sari surrounded by palm trees.
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Drink This: American Juice Company

So, wouldn’t it be wonderful to have your very own mixolotogist that resembeled Ryan Gosling concoct fresh, delicious cocktails at your next party? Problem solved! Well, at least the beverage part. Meet the delicious, handcrafted refreshments from the American Juice Company, a line of gourmet mixers that allow anyone to enjoy top quality libations in [...]

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Girl Crush: Satu & Celeste Greenberg of Tuleste

Upon meeting Celeste Greenberg, you just get that cool chick feeling. Could be that playful sense of style mixing patterns with more mature leather and fur or that laid back and comforting California mentality. Shortly into our conversation it was revealed that she and her sister, Satu, are none other than the brilliant founders and [...]

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You’re Invited to The Boobypack Launch Party

Tonight, get ready to dance with The Boobypack! Founder CC and the “Bpack Angels” are hosting a not-to-be-missed launch party in NYC. Guest DJs include Vixely’s favorite ladies Sabrina Burda and Natalie Dodge of SBND among others, in addition to a five hour open bar, a chance to win a “Grouper” date with the Bpack Angels, and…girls [...]

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Just the Tip: Gifts Your Girlfriend Will Love

Guys, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered on getting your girl the ultimate gift this year. No need to hassel her best friend via frantic g-chats, “is this her???” I mean, to be honest we normally suggest something we would want so umm, hello then we can borrow it (half-joke.) Our advice: go outside of [...]

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Vix Six Picks: Ultimate Gift Guide for Mom, Dad and Even Your Boss

Reality check: Yes, it really is December. Which means you need to at least start to think about what to give to those that you love. We’re talking about Mom, Dad, your Sister and Brother, and even the ones that you just have to get something for (hey, Boss—that’s you.) To make it a little [...]

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Very Vixely Hurricane Sandy Relief Party

When Vixely’s Halloween party was canceled due to hurricane Sandy, it seemed only appropriate to do something to help those who had been affected, which gave us the idea to host a Very Vixely Hurricane Sandy Relief Party, donating proceeds to The Red Cross. Last night at Dream Downtown, amidst the most beautiful New York [...]

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NEW Million Dollar Deli November Mix

Want to impress everyone the next time someone tosses the question to a mass of unidentified people, “hey, anyone have a good playlist?”  You can. You can totally be that popular person and actually be able to respond with a uninterested, “ah, yeah I do,” because Vixely’s music partner, Million Dollar Deli, just released yet [...]

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Top Halloween Cocktails (a.k.a. Spooktails)

Halloween is almost upon us, which got us in the mood for some seasonal and appropriately themed cocktails. So, when your blasting “The Monster Mash,” why not get a little smashed with these spooktails! 1. Glow In The Dark Mortal Gin Jell-O Shots  Ingredients: 3/4 cup of Hendricks gin 1 1/4 cups of tonic water A [...]

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Jonathan Adler Interior Design & Start-Up Tips for DailyCandy’s #SSGB Winners

We had a chance to tour the Jonathan Adler headquarters and listen to his words of wisdom to the winners of DailyCandy’s most recent “Start Small, Go Big” Academy and competition. Tze Chun and Whitney Shaw of Uprise Art won the “Home” section by starting an art collectors club that offers access to contemporary art with a [...]

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Girl Crush: Julia Katherine Wetherell & Kathryn Zambetti of MyDROBE

Now, for real, you know the scene in Clueless where Cher scrolls through her virtual closet trying to pick out an outfit? Well, it appears Julia Katherine Wetherell and Kathryn Zambetti created just that with MyDROBE, an online platform where users can access their wardrobes and “take the war out of wardrobe.” The fashionista founders came up [...]

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