Author: Photos by Romero & Romero

First Impressions

Leslie Graham and Ryan Howell master the art of letterpress in Alexandria

Pottery: A Love Story

Emily and David Wortman create a tourist destination of their out-of-the-way pottery store in Duson

Give and Take

Lafayette musician Tiffany Lamson of Givers works on solo material and tries on several new genres

Special Delivery

Tyler Benoit of Darrell’s in Lake Charles is third-generation gatekeeper of iconic sandwich 

Tea à la Teche

A new summer cocktail at Café Sydnie Mae honors Chef Bonnie Breaux’s ancestral link to Breaux Bridge’s founder

About Time

Watches with texture, clean lines and classic details for the perfect finishing touch

Beats on the Bayou

Steve and Cezanne Nails’ Dockside Studio in Maurice is a creative haven for recording artists

Powerful Hospitality

Manny Augello of Bread & Circus Provisions in Lafayette recognized by the James Beard Foundation

Born Again

Shreveport’s Cotton Boll Grill gets another lease on life

Jennings Apiaries

Ruston compnay creates honey and honeycomb products straight from the hive

THE GRAND PIGS-PERIMENT

Lafayette chef Paul Ayo’s new bacon-themed eatery, Avec Bacon Café, is innovative both in concept and execution

Golden Grace

The Lost Bayou Ramblers are found by the Grammys, nabbing a shiny statue on the cusp of 20 years as a band

Lynda Frese

Former UL professor takes a 40-year look in the rearview mirror, while also looking ahead

WEAR Y’HAT

New Iberia’s Colby Hebert combines a love of performing, costumes and culture to fit perfectly atop your head

Rum Revival

Shake up a sassy spring cocktail with a tart-sweet edge