July 2009

In This Issue

The Anatomy of a Fundraiser

A behind-the-scenes look at decorating the Whitney Zoo-to-Do 2009.

Debutante Gifts

A Sporting Success

Fifth annual Dugan Westfeldt Sporting Clays Classic and Cajun Night Gala.

A Dream of Pure

JLGC raises funds for the Children’s Museum of St. Tammany.

Big Brains Bring

LSUHSC Department of Psychiatry’s 14th annual Sunday at Emeril’s Dinner.

Kitchen & Bath Budget Blessings

A quick update now can save you money down the line.

Pickled Shrimp Salad

Chef Mike Stoltzfus of Coquette keeps it cool and in season.

Creams of the Crop

Beat the heat with these cool treats.

Arthur Q. Davis

Sculptor of the New Orleans Skyline.

Fit for Royalty

BRAVO! Ballet Ball 2009 visits Marie Antoinette’s Paris.

Joie de Vivre!

Ecole Bilingue hosts a French festival.

Beauty Bullion

Lavish products worth their weight in gold.

A Note from Bev

Disco to Save Lives

The Legacy Donor Foundation hosts its annual Soul Revival benefit with a ’70s twist.

Fashionable Philanthropy

Thirty-seventh annual Prix D’Elegance luncheon.

Building Blocks

The importance of protein and exercise.

When Pigs Fly

Thirteenth annual Cochon Cotillion.


Forty-third Hannah G. Soloman Awards honors Carol Wise.

Thibaut – Laborde Wedding

It’s Nice on the Nile

2009 New Orleans Opera Ball takes guests to Egypt.

The Poetry of Pampering

Beauty at every budget

On the Cover

Laurel Giacone

Along the Avenue

July Snapshots

Digital Edition