The Weekender: 12.16.16

By Lotuff Leather

Go Ahead: Judge a book by its cover. Here are the best ones of the year that have pulled readers in with their compelling imagery. | The New York Times

Like a Local: Spend a weekend in Berlin through the lens of someone who's seen it all. | Vogue

Thanks a Million: With the holiday season approaching - and thank-you card season soon to follow - read up on the etiquette of gratitude. | Garance Doré |

Never Falls Far: How collected wild apples are making some of the best cider is the country. | Gear Patrol