July 2009

In This Issue

Joie de Vivre!

Ecole Bilingue hosts a French festival.

Fit for Royalty

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

Thibaut – Laborde Wedding

Leadership-wise

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

When Pigs Fly

Thirteenth annual Cochon Cotillion.

Building Blocks

The importance of protein and exercise.

Fashionable Philanthropy

Thirty-seventh annual Prix D’Elegance luncheon.

Arthur Q. Davis

Sculptor of the New Orleans Skyline.

Creams of the Crop

Beat the heat with these cool treats.

The Poetry of Pampering

Beauty at every budget

On the Cover

Laurel Giacone

Pickled Shrimp Salad

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

Along the Avenue

Kitchen & Bath Budget Blessings

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

Big Brains Bring

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

Disco to Save Lives

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

A Note from Bev

It’s Nice on the Nile

2009 New Orleans Opera Ball takes guests to Egypt.

Beauty Bullion

Lavish products worth their weight in gold.

A Sporting Success

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

Debutante Gifts

A Dream of Pure

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

The Anatomy of a Fundraiser

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

July Snapshots

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