Upon first arriving at an art festival or market, even the seasoned patron can be overwhelmed with a sensory overload. The people, rows of tents, all full of paintings, sculpture, jewelry and so many items make it hard to focus. When your eyes come to rest on Paul Kopecky’s booth, you will not want to look away - you’ll feel at home, and be compelled to walk in. Kopecky’s tent … [Read more...] about ArtValet: Local artist ‘seizes the day’ with custom furniture
Are you totally confused on what to buy this year? Well, after you’ve gone to The Leader Birthday Bash, head over to Yellow Rose Distilling from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m., at 1224 N. Post Oak, Suite 100. Yellow Rose is raising a glass to guys this season and hosting a male-centric shopping event at the distillery! But this event isn’t just for the guys. Ladies, you’re invited too. There … [Read more...] about Shop with Yellow Rose Distilling
Last spring the laundromat on the corner of 1436 Studewood and LeGreen became available for lease. The plain building did not appear destined for greatness. When Dory Blackey saw the space however, she saw her future. Meet Dory Blackey, a two year letterwinner in soccer and graduate of Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia, where she studied English with a minor … [Read more...] about Art a la Carte: Pure Barre a pure delight for displaying art
Have you stopped in at Alli’s Pizzaria lately? There have been a couple of name changes, but one thing that hasn’t changed is the great food. Alli’s Pizzaria has several things on the menu for different taste buds. One pizza on the menu that is extra tasty, is the Sweet and Savory pizza. The pies are all great, because they start with thin crust that is baked fresh daily and … [Read more...] about Nibbles: Sweet and savory pizza at Alli’s Pizzaria is YUM!
The holiday season is upon us! What are you serving your guests this year with turkey dinner? If you haven’t thought that far ahead, don’t fret. I have you covered. This week, I spoke to Alba Huerta, owner of Julep on Washington, about a few holiday suggestions and tips. What to serve guests this year Huerta finds the holidays to be celebratory and with a celebration, … [Read more...] about Happy Thanksgiving, happy cocktails