Abby Bielagus

January 2010: The Ultimate: Chicken Potpie: Petsi Pies

Generally speaking, most restaurants’ potpies aren’t really pies: They’re crocks full of chicken and vegetables in sauce, with a scant layer of puff pastry serving as crust. For the real deal, head to Petsi Pies, which crafts its version in…

January 2010: Connoisseur: Register: A Household Name: Jonathan Adler

EDITOR’S PICK The clean lines of Adler’s airy, colored-glass light fixtures, like this Capri lamp ($275), keep the look sophisticated. BESTSELLERS From wacky psychedelic patterns to bold graphics, these customizable pillows ($98–$298) are the way to throw. SHOP CLERK’S FAVE…

Taking Inventory: Winging It

Best for Your Wallet: Corey Lynn Calter’s equestrian-print silk scarf ($68) comes off both French-sophisticated and American-quirky. Coveted by the Shop Clerk: A bold Aztec-inspired print funks up this Dolce Vita dress ($175), while the casual silhouette flatters all shapes….