Five of NYC’s Best End of the Year Cocktails Illustrated

Artist Paul Tuller depicts some of the city's most innovative signature and seasonal mixed drinks

There’s a subtle artistry to cocktail recipe creation, whether a bartender or beverage director intends to reinvigorate a classic or pull off the utterly unexpected. This fine, flavorful line, however, has not hindered attempts at the astounding. In fact, 2021 provided innumerable noteworthy mixed drinks—from the Dewar’s Japanese Smooth Highball at Katana Kitten (this year’s highest ranked bar in the US according to The World’s 50 Best Bars) to …

Pretty Boys: Legendary Icons Who Redefined Beauty (and How to Glow Up, Too)

Penned by Very Good Light founder and editor David Yi, with charming illustrations by Paul Tuller, Pretty Boys: Legendary Icons Who Redefined Beauty (and How to Glow Up, Too) guides readers through an inclusive, global history of beauty and skincare. Thoughtful, educational and, at times, surprising, the book weaves eye-opening elements of gender expression from international beauty icons both celebrated (like Frank Ocean and his …

NYC’s Best End of the Year Cocktails Illustrated

Artist Paul Tuller illustrates some of the best seasonal and signature cocktails

We sip in an age when cocktails are approached with as much artistry as stretches of canvas, forcing bartenders to seek out curious components from around the world. The quality of ingredients—from spirits to spices—is at an all-time high. Practices, like those employed for Santina‘s wintry, clarified piña colada, tease multiple senses. And so, with artist and editorial illustrator Paul Tuller, we made our way …