Author: Fashion Editor: Tracee Dundas

Spring Protocol

This season’s fashion includes everything from whites to brights, and is as diverse as it’s fun and fabulous.

Holiday Up Close

A close-up and personal look at the “haute-est” fashions, trends and accessories for all of your holiday occasions and beyond. 

Rock of Ages

A mash-up of gems, stones and diamonds create an ideal music medley

Jewelry as a Force of Nature

                      Nature’s unpredictability can often create a sense of beauty all around, leaving her mark in precious gems, metals, stones and jewels. Rainbow Inspired 18 karat white gold, semi-precious, multi-color…

Shades of Gray

From oyster pearls to platinum, pewter and metallic sheen – no matter your fantasy (or pleasure), shades of gray can turn you on to this season’s unexpected trend.

Coolest Kid on the Block

Be the coolest kid on the block by rocking the latest fashion trend of color blocking. Adding big splashes and blocks of color guarantees to make a standout statement!

Play to Win

It isn’t about flashing lights, fast action and sound effects, a true pinball wizard understands how to push the limits, avoid a tilt, set the high score and win the grand prize.

One night only

A blend of ethereal beauty, ultra glamour, and sparkling jewels unveil spectacular bridal fashions that are simply works of artPhotographed by Theresa CassagneFashion Editor: Tracee Dundas | Make-up: Booth Pohlmann Hair: Erin Moreau of Spa Isbell | Hair Pieces and…

Fashion Blooms

From loose and languid to distinctly done-up, spring silhouettes command attention with brilliant colors and energetic prints that bring on the “wow” factor.

Nature Inspired

fairest of all Facing page: Sterling Silver “Bleeding Heart” necklace with freshwater pearls and garnets from Mignon Faget; pewter fairy set with real butterfly wings from Sabai Jewelers; 18 K white gold, diamond and south sea pearl earrings and matching…

Made to Order

DIVINE DESIGN  22 K yellow gold, 80 total weight ruby and 4 ct total weight diamond, antique (Circa 1900) mogul necklace from Wellington & Company; Platinum, 3.01 ct cut emerald and 1.70 ct total weight trapezoid, princess and round cut…

A Bold New Level

Step It UpChocolate leather-like cropped jacket from Ruby; Sheer navy floral brocade blouse from Luxe; Printed patch panel ankle length skirt from Bloomin’ Deals; Black antique patent ankle boots from Saint Germain; Boucle newsboy cap from Perlis; Earrings and bracelet…

Color Me Spring

Sheer navy blue and yellow floral print empire tunic from Ropa; White woven cuff shorts and Gucci chain belt, both from Saks; White and gold dangle earrings and double strand necklace, both from Francesca’s Collections; canary yellow and white bangles…

Vow to Wow

INTRIGUING BEAUTYIvory, vintage lace A-line gown with strapless sweetheart neckline, Swarovski crystals and pearls, satin band and antique-like broach by Pronovias from Bustles & Bows. 14 K white gold and 10-mm pearl and double diamond circle earrings; 12-mm white Chinese…

Seaside Treasures

KNOWING THE ROPESClockwise from left: 18 K white gold heavy braided silver rope necklace from Symmetry Jewelers; 18 K white gold link necklace with 1.76 ct pave diamond link, 14 K white gold 1.78 ct diamond starfish brooch, both from…

Grand Slam Glam

Photographs: Jeff StroutFashion Editor: Tracee DundasMakeup: Kisha WilliamsHair: Kathy Rougelot for The Cut Loose Salon Model: Bridget Ryan from ABOUTFACES MTMSpecial thanks to the New Orleans ZephyrsGrand SlamNavy and white floral print blouse, pintucked with three-quarter sleeves from Spring Boutique;…

JEWELS OF THE CITY

MASTER KEYClockwise from left: 14KT white gold and diamond antique-style key necklace from Ramsey’s Jewelers; Sterling silver fleur-de-lis heart-shaped skeleton key pendant from Symmetry Jewelers; Bixby sterling silver chain and key pendant with pink tourmaline stone and diamond accent from…