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FYI Philly Program Information - February 6, 2010

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It's Philly Mag's guide to the best dates, gifts and eats for Valentine's Day. We guarantee there's an idea for just about everyone!

Then, some eye candy that'll make him remember why he asked you out in the first place!

Plus, a little wine... a little chocolate... it's a match made in heaven.

And, we're coming to you from one of the most romantic country inns in the Delaware Valley.

Saturday at 7 and Sunday at 11:35 pm.

Romantic B & B

Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast & Carriage House
725 Darlington Road
Chester Heights, PA 19063
(610) 459-3000
www.hamanassett.com

Chef Ann-Michelle Albertson
Albertson's Cooking School
www.albertsoncookingschool.com/

Valentine's Day To-Do Dates

Blue Cross River Rink at Penn's Landing
Tickets for the Sweetheart Skate are $20/person
www.riverrink.com/
215-925-RINK

Marcie Blaine Artisanal Chocolates
Verde Philadelphia
108 S. 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215.546.8700
verdephiladelphia.com

Antoine Amrani Chocolates
The factory store is located at:
550 Foundry Rd., East Norriton, PA 19403
877.AMRANI-4
To take a class or a factory tour or order chocolates, go to Aachocolates.com
EMAIL: info@antoineamrani.com

The Valentine's Aphrodisiac Dinner at Café Estelle
For dates, times and ticketing information, go to Cityfoodtours.com
Café Estelle is located in Northern Liberties
444 North 4th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123-4124
(215) 925-5080
www.cafeestelle.com

Junior Jazz Festival at the Please Touch Museum
Every weekend through February, the Please Touch Museum will be grooving with the sound of jazz, with young musicians playing everything from crowd-pleasing Miles Davis and Thelonius Monk to Latin jazz to Big Band Swing
Please Touch Museum
Memorial Hall, Fairmount Park
4231 Avenue of the Republic
(formerly North Concourse Drive)
Philadelphia, PA 19131
(215) 581-3181
www.pleasetouchmuseum.org/exhibits/Junior_Jazz/

Naked Scavenger Hunt at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
The tour is hosted by Watson Adventures
For ticketing information, go to WatsonAdventures.com

THEME SONG: "From My Heart to Yours"  Laura Izibor

TIPS for that perfect Valentine's Date by
STEVE WARD
Host of VH1's Tough Love
Co-Author of "Crash Course in Love"

NIGHTLIFE SEGMENT:

CAFÉ MADISON
33 Lafayette Street
Riverside, NJ 08075
856.764.4444
www.cafemadison.com

Sexy Dresses: (shot at Barclay Prime restaurant)
Barclay Prime
237 South 18th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103-6199
(215) 732-7560
www.barclayprime.com

Dresses from:

1. Red Hot
Nicole Miller red sweetheart dress, $440
If you are going for a sexy look, there's no better color than red.
This dress features double spaghetti straps and a sweetheart neckline.
Mini pleats and ruching throughout maximize curves and create a feminine silhouette.
Trends: Red | Pleating
Available at Nicole Miller:
4249 Main St, Philadelphia PA
The Belleuve, 200 S Broad St Lbby M8, Philadelphia, PA

Jewelry by Bernie Robbins, www.bernierobbins.com GURHAN - 24k Gold Necklace with Textured Balls - $14,400
GURHAN - 24k Gold Swirl Earrings with Ruby Briolette Drop - $1,860

2. Fun and Flirty
Evening Burnout Stripe Organza Teen Vogue Dress: $350:
This fun and flirty dress layers black striped organza over a pale pink slip.
The A-line skirt and sweetheart neckline create a playful yet demure look.
Trend: sheer overlay | Peekaboo color

Available at Betsey Johnson:
1 Atlantic Ocean #2226, Atlantic City New Jersey
Jewelry by Bernie Robbins, www.bernierobbins.com
HONORA - 18" Multi-Colored Fresh Water Cultured Pearl Necklace - $490

3. Greek Goddess
Yumi Kim one shoulder dress, $211
One shoulder dresses are all the rage on the red carpet on celebs such as
Gwyneth Paltrow, Selma Hayek, Fergie and Cate Blanchett.
This bright blue silk stunner features ruffles and rosettes on the strap and a straight cut.
Trend: bold color | One shoulder
Available at Denim Habit:
The Promenade, 500 Route 73 South Unit C-4, Marlton, NJ
Suburban Square, 27 St. George's Rd, Ardmore, PA 19003

Jewelry by Bernie Robbins, www.bernierobbins.com
Ippolita - Sterling Silver & Onyx Hoop Earrings - $450
Ippolita - Sterling Silver & Only "Paparazzi" Necklace - $1,595 (WORN AS BRACELET)

4. Two-toned Sweetheart top, spaghetti strap dress in half pewter/half black.
Rouged with side zipper. Size 6, $595.00
Trends: Two-tone metallic | Ruching
Available at Nicole Miller:
4249 Main St, Philadelphia PA
The Belleuve, 200 S Broad St Lbby M8, Philadelphia, PA

Jewelry by Bernie Robbins
www.bernierobbins.com
Van Cleef & Arpels - 18k white gold "Cosmos" Pave Diamond Earrings 6.80ct - $61,000
A.LINK - 18k white gold Pave Diamond Daisy Necklace 6.49ct - $35,200

Worn by Karen:
Updated classic
South Moon Under black dress with embellishment at neckline.
Size small, $92.00: The little black dress is always a classic.
This dress features an updated silhouette with a sexy ruched skirt, feminine short sleeves, sexy open back with top closure and gem details at neck.
Trend: Exposing the back | Volume at the top with straight skirt
Available at South Moon Under:
1731 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia PA
205 W. Lancaster Avenue, Wayne, PA

Wine and Chocolates Tastings:
Weekends throughout February
Chadds Ford Winery
www.chaddsford.com

Eclat Chocolate
www.eclatchocolate.com
24 South High Street
West Chester, PA 19382
610.692.5206


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