Independence Day is coming! On the Fourth of July, stars and stripes are always welcome, as are the many hues of red, white, and blue. Get in the festive spirit with chic separates, dazzling dresses, and beautiful summery homewares. Below, 41 patriotic pieces to consider for the holiday weekend! Read more

Much like a watch or a handbag, it didn't take long for face coverings to go from functional to fashionable. With such an array of choices—from crafty to colorful to simple and neat— it's easy to share a message of solidarity in the greatest of style. Read more

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One thing we mastered during this Spring's quarantine? The art of working and socializing virtually. Conference rooms were quickly replaced with video catch-ups, and friends could share a drink together during well-deserved happy hours. Spruce up your next digital gathering with a new access… Read more

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After a season spent inside, we are embracing the surrounding flora and fauna more than ever before. From jazzing up your home with garden-inspired accessories to entertaining al fresco in a new flowery frock, this Summer already encompasses the very best parts of Spring. Read more

It's officially time to celebrate Cancers! It's easy to toast a sign that is nurturing, sensitive, and extra loving, plus insanely loyal. This water sign loves art, being surrounded by loved ones, and home-based activities. Make this birthday extra special with a gift that truly speaks to hi… Read more

Father’s Day is just around the corner, and while celebrations may be limited, his present doesn’t need to be. Ensure a great day with gifts and gestures from businesses and organizations that set New Orleans apart. Read more

As Le Visage Day Spa prepares for a full reopening, it officially resumed all manicures and pedicures during Phase 1 on May 28. While you can't get a facial or a massage quite yet, the spa continues to offer skincare products, gifts, and more as well as contact-less delivery to local custome… Read more

New Orleans Auction Galleries is hosting its two-day Estates auction on Saturday, May 30 and Sunday, May 31. Over 1,000 luxury items will be up for grabs, including a large selection of handbags, jewelry pieces, and other sparkly accessories. Whether you're shopping for a loved one or simply… Read more

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Summer is here and so is Gemini season! This Zodiac sign is known for being adaptable, outgoing, and curious. Celebrate this intelligent and intuitive air sign with a gift straight from New Orleans! Upgrade her wardrobe with fun new clothes and accessories, or treat her home to a new piece o… Read more

Since closing its doors in March due to COVID-19, Sosusu is open once again with limited hours. The shop, helmed by New Orleans native Susu Stall, will be open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m and is excited to welcome customers in, even if it's just to stop in and say hello! The … Read more

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Instead of lounging around in sweats and pajamas (we aren't judging), opt for something a little more stylish this weekend. On Saturday, April 18, Arts Council New Orleans in partnership with Canal Place is presenting a virtual fashion show with local fashion designers. The show can be viewe… Read more

The CDC has officially recommended wearing a face covering in public during the coronavirus pandemic. Kathy Fielder, the owner of her eponymous boutique as well as a bedding manufacturing company, has created an easy method for creating masks that are fitted, functional, and washable. Fielde… Read more

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Miss shopping on Magazine Street and Metairie Road? While shops and boutiques are closed due to COVID-19, many are offering local delivery, free shipping, and discounts during this difficult time. Whether you're shopping for the present or the future, our New Orleans shops are well-stocked a… Read more

We’ve found ourselves craving a vacation this Spring and it seems like everyone agrees. Runways were stamped with flora and fauna inspired by lush islands and forests, and home décor trends leaned towards all things tropical. Paradise is certainly found in this season’s exotic and lively style.  Read more

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When one of my closest friend’s niece, Kelly Batt, started to talk about her upcoming debutante season, I jumped at the chance to go behind the scenes and down my own memory lane. You see, when I was in college, my part time jobs included working for the top party planner and dress designers… Read more

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Britt Voelker wants to make wellness accessible to her community. She took over the Lower Garden District's Nola Yoga Loft in 2019 and recently opened a Wellness Room for reiki, life coaching, massage, and community acupuncture. For over a decade, Voelker has been a practitioner of different… Read more

The traditional Mardi Gras colors were established in 1872 by the Rex organization in honor of their very first parade. We’ve been parading with these colors ever since! From Twelfth Night to Fat Tuesday, celebratory carnival colors unify the city in the most festive of ways. Whether in fash… Read more

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Still searching for a Valentine's Day gift? Looking for new décor or a new outfit to celebrate in style? Look no further! We've rounded up our top pink, red, and heart-adorned picks to commemorate the love-centered national holiday.  Read more

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Let’s get one thing straight: the bride isn’t the only one choosing the perfect dress for the big day. Wedding guests have the challenge of finding a look that fits not only the dress code (some of which are nebulous), but the environment. Daytime garden ceremonies, formal black-tie affairs,… Read more

This year’s wedding dress trends truly offer something for every type of bride. From minimalist satin columns with plunging necklines to voluminous ball gowns featuring tiers of ruffles and tulle, modern and classic silhouettes are both dominating the runways. Ultra-chic options include dram… Read more

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Smoke Perfume, the New Orleans based artisan perfume brand, is celebrating the opening of its first brick and mortar location. The perfumery will be located inside The Good Shop and is the first and only natural perfume showroom in the city. Read more

While everyone dresses differently for Mardi Gras, one thing remains consistent. Perlis Clothing's bestselling Mardi Gras rugby shirts have been a mainstay since the brand first introduced the product in 1981 and have become synonymous with the holiday itself. Read more

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In the spirit of neighborhood camaraderie, these Magazine Street stores have teamed up for a festive Friday evening gathering. Organized by Kathy Fielder and Shake Your Bon Bon, the event is the third monthly installation of the Magazine Street Block Party. Attendees can expect food, live mu… Read more

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Hilary Beane, a jewelry designer from Los Angeles, has called New Orleans home for the past two years. Specializing in handcrafted jewelry, the designer is particularly passionate for pearls—Tahitian, South Sea, and specialty Freshwaters—and can create pieces in an array of metals and stones. Read more

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It's officially Aquarius season and we can't wait to celebrate this fun, nurturing, and independent sign! This air sign is known for being a great listener, original, and a humanitarian a.k.a. she loves to help others in any way she can. To get the party started, we've listed 12 gifts that a… Read more