St. Charles Avenue - February 2010

Gabrielle Spangenberg

Gabrielle “Gaby” Nicette Spangenberg is a senior at McGehee and will be graduating this May. Like every senior, Gaby hopes to have made an impact on her high school and peers; being an activist since an early age, she has…

Lighting the Way

The Anti-Defamation League’s annual A.I. Botnick Torch of Liberty Awards

On the cover

The Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association is roaring. The Roaring 1920s, that is. The guild’s major annual fundraiser for the Opera Association will be the “Great Gatsby” Opera Ball and will be held, not in West Egg,…

Farris - McMillan

Who knows if it was love at first sight, but Jennifer Lynne Farris and Lee Richards McMillan III were first introduced at the 2007 Jazz Fest by close friend Ansley Seaver. The two then had their first official date at…

A note from Bev

We are very excited to feature on our cover the Great Gatsby Opera Ball, to be held April 10 at The Roosevelt New Orleans. The glamorous co-chairs Jude Swenson, Yvonne Coe, Jeanne Charlebois and Holli Ensz are promising a night…

Along the Avenue

February is a holiday trifecta: Valentine’s Day, President’s Day and Mardi Gras! But before looking forward to reinstating New Year’s resolutions as Lenten practices, let’s talk about the joys and excesses of Christmas and New Year’s past.Love’s magic spell is…

Traveling in Style

No matter where you’re off to this spring, these tips will have you feeling and looking fabulous.

Set the Stage

An era of romance is reborn at The Roosevelt New Orleans, offering a new generation of brides an experience of vintage elegance. Starting with a sense of arrival in the palatial lobby adorned with original crystal chandeliers, gilded columns, mosaic…

Bridal Resource Directory

BeautyBamboo Apothecary4112 Magazine St.895-1664Belladonna2900 Magazine St.891-4393Burke’s4610 Magazine St.451-9696/952-0000Earthsavers5501 Magazine St.899-8555Lakeside Shopping Center Annex835-0225Face & Body Institute3900 Veterans Blvd., #200455-1000Heidi DeckerAirbrush MakeUp Artist382-0088Make Me Up!3426 Magazine St.891-9688Salon M4336 Canal St304-6525Studio E819 Canal St.525-3096Cakes/Ice Cream/ChocolateBittersweet Confections5331 Canal Blvd.484-0780Blue Frog Chocolates5707 Magazine St.269-5707Gambino’s4821…