July 2009

In This Issue

Pickled Shrimp Salad

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

Debutante Gifts

Building Blocks

The importance of protein and exercise.

A Sporting Success

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

When Pigs Fly

Thirteenth annual Cochon Cotillion.

A Note from Bev

Fit for Royalty

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

Arthur Q. Davis

Sculptor of the New Orleans Skyline.

Beauty Bullion

Lavish products worth their weight in gold.

Creams of the Crop

Beat the heat with these cool treats.

On the Cover

Big Brains Bring

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

Fashionable Philanthropy

Thirty-seventh annual Prix D’Elegance luncheon.

Joie de Vivre!

Ecole Bilingue hosts a French festival.

The Anatomy of a Fundraiser

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

Thibaut – Laborde Wedding

The Poetry of Pampering

Beauty at every budget

Leadership-wise

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

A Dream of Pure

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

Disco to Save Lives

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

Laurel Giacone

July Snapshots

It’s Nice on the Nile

2009 New Orleans Opera Ball takes guests to Egypt.

Kitchen & Bath Budget Blessings

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

Along the Avenue