Fashion

Pillow Talk – The Best Jeans for Your Age and Budget

  Back in the mid-90s, when the weather became cool enough to break out my jeans, my dear friend Ashley had a tried-and-true technique to finding the ultimate comfort and fit. Instructions below (*not at all patent pending*):  Slip on…

Looks Like Team Spirit

  Team spirit is everywhere during the fall season. Whether it’s for a high school, club, college or our beloved New Orleans Saints, we're all rooting for something or someone. You know what team I’m really rooting for right now?…

A Little Shop Talk

  Let’s talk about fall shopping. On one hand, it’s 90 degrees outside, we’re still grappling with COVID-19 and Hurricane Ida and those old cotton/linen “soft clothes” seem like a cozy respite from it all. On the other hand, schools…

All That Glitters

  New Orleans is one of the top destinations for bachelorette trips and as the city and the country gets back to a pre-COVID normal, more groups are opting to celebrate in the Big Easy. Much like New Orleans, bachelorette…

Local Designers Collaborate for Zero-Waste Jewelry Line

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Local New Orleans businesses, Passion Lilie and Beatrix Bell, are excited to announce their collaboration on a limited-edition, zero-waste jewelry line. Katie Schmidt, designer and founder of the sustainable clothing brand Passion Lilie, collaborated…

Cafe du Monde Releases Foodwear Line with Mr Eatwell

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – On June 3 at 2 p.m., New Orleans Foodwear brand MR EATWELL will release a collaboration with internationally renowned beignet bakery, Cafe du Monde. MR EATWELL, founded by lrish Channel resident Matt Rebackoff, created…

Museum Worthy

100% of the profits from each black or grey “It’s About New Orleans” Charity tee go to Feed The Second Line, an organization committed to providing local musicians and culture bearers food, love and wages. Now that’s a shirt anyone…

Haspel releases limited-edition Archival Collection

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Haspel Clothing, the originator of the seersucker suit, delved into its archives to create a limited-edition tailored clothing and shirt collection to commemorate its 110th anniversary. The renowned brand, owned and operated by the…

Bridal Buzz: News and Trunk Shows

  The New Orleans bridal community is abuzz with big bridal boutique sales and a local hotel landing on a national list. First up, The Bridal Boutique By MaeMe on Severn Avenue in Metairie is hosting a sale through Friday.…

An Affair To Remember

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s royal wedding day and New Orleans bridal boutiques with gowns similar to Meghan Markle’s

Dressed to Impress

Pre-royal wedding dress inspiration leading up to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s nuptials

Suit Up

A primer on suits and sports coats to get you from parties and the rehearsal dinner to the altar

Fashion Meets Art

From flowing dresses to sharp looks with asymmetrical details, these holiday fashions have an artistic state of mind.

Bridal Fashion Week: Part One

The Fall 2018 Bridal Fashion Week wrapped shows in New York City on Sunday, but the buzz around this year’s fashion is still in high gear. Typically, fashion week couture and ready-to-wear shows are a time when attendees are introduced…

Romance on Royal

Combine the city’s rich history, unique Creole culture and jazz traditions, add an architectural gem like Latrobe’s on Royal, then mix in dazzling diamonds and fresh frocks to create an unforgettable celebration

Chic Street

Distinctive boutique brands, store signs in new spots and famous local favorites are in the mix and making news on Magazine Street. Uniquely New Orleans, the meandering six-mile retail district is polishing its reputation as a destination for the discerning, design-savvy shopper.

Tie One On

Consider bow ties with NOLA ties for your beau

Treating the Kids

    Friend and Company 7713 Maple St., 866-5433 friendandcompany.com Happy Birthday Cupcake Musical Figurine looks good enough to eat. An elegant fluted cupcake wrapper and luscious swirl of sweet enamel vanilla icing topped with pink and blue enamel stars…

Romance on Royal

Combine the city’s rich history, unique Creole culture and jazz traditions, add an architectural gem like Latrobe’s on Royal, then mix in dazzling diamonds and fresh frocks to create an unforgettable celebration

Something Blue

Sarah Jessica Parker’s SPJ bridal line of shoes now includes your new wedding sole mate

Morgan's Note

April may be my favorite month of the year in New Orleans. The weather, by and large, is still beautiful; the flowers and flowering trees are in bloom; the city is full of music and musicians; and, while Carnival and…