Mia Blake, Editor-in-Chief and Sara Gae Waters Editor-at-Large | Stylist One of our favorite parts of putting together this magazine is stepping into the spaces that will be featured within the pages. Seeing the myriad ways people surround themselves with comfort and style never fails to amaze and encourage us, and we are filled with a renewed sense of purpose….
Archives: August 2014
Exploring these two luxurious houses helps the Regional Food Bank feed Oklahomans in need.
IT HAPPENS EVERY YEAR THIS TIME, and I’m woman enough to admit I am in full-blown denial. We cannot be on the cusp of a new season already. Especially that one that comes after my favorite, when flip-flops and shorts are a semi-acceptable uniform, frizzy hair is given grace due to the relentless high humidity and water-cooler discussion turns us…
I'M LOOKING DOWN THE BARREL OF A MILESTONE BIRTHDAY THIS MONTH and amid the accompanying funk I’m in, lately I’ve been plagued by the kinds of questions and worries that only furrow my Botox-deprived brow even more. I’m not asking myself how I managed to get here so quickly – I know I must have been shot out of a…
Shevaun Williams, Terence Heckart, Vanessa Rudloff, and Simon Hurst Photographer Simon Hurst shares some results from a decade of shooting premier authors for World Literature Today magazine. Click here to see more and purchase photos. Categories: On The Scene, Party Pics
Giving the Spotlight to an Off-the-Field Sooner Legend • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •…
Chris Fleming, Bob Howard, and Mickey Clagg. The visionaries at Midtown Renaissance take home the namesake honor at the Plaza District Association’s annual recognition of prime civic movers. Click here to see more and purchase photos. Categories: On The Scene
Diners have a fresh chance to sample a metro favorite as Tommy’s returns with its tasty take on Italian staples intact.
Kindt Myers, Lance McDaniel, Juliana Marin, and Chris Stinchcomb The outdoor cocktail party on Automobile Alley lifts spirits and raises over $5,000 to benefit AIDS Walk OKC. Click here to see more and purchase photos. Categories: On The Scene, Party Pics
The OKC Thunder have struck the nation’s attention, and we in central Oklahoma are feeling the economic boom. With a fresh run at the NBA Championship about to tip off and the city gaining attention on the national stage, we take a look at the OKC Thunder’s arrival in, and continuing impact on, the state.
Local Rockers Saddle Up for a Sophomore Album Since hearing garage-punk enthusiasts BRONCHO’s fiery, feisty debut “Can’t Get Past the Lips,” we’ve been excited for them to get back on the recording horse. As of this month, that wait will be over thanks to the September 16 release of “Just Enough Hip to Be Woman.” Their second spin in the…
Derrick Deweber and Sunny Cearley The YWCA of OKC celebrates the strength of survivors and works to eliminate domestic violence with funds raised at its elegant annual soiree. Click here to see more and purchase photos. Categories: On The Scene
If a cluttered, overcrowded closet is cramping your style, check out these expert tips for getting your storage back in shape.
There will be plenty to cheer about once you try this versatile dip, a secret weapon for tastier game days.
Decades of life have only given them a richer aura of belonging in their aptly named neighborhood – take the Heritage Hills Historic Homes Tour to walk through history.
The great State Fair of Oklahoma, the OKC Museum of Art’s glittering Renaissance Ball, the beginning of a new Norman Winter Wind concert series – there are all kinds of sources for entertainment and enlightenment in this bustling metro, so if you can’t make it to everything, here’s where to start.
The next several months are likely to be a little more lively and up-tempo for music lovers, given the elite guests and local talents combining for the orchestra’s concert slate.
Summer is on its way out, meaning that time is of the essence in acquiring a few select pieces to fill your sartorial arsenal with knockout ensembles for cooler weather. From boots to blazers, we’ve pulled together some equestrian-influenced suggestions for you to peruse. Tally ho!
Timeless Silhouettes Encircle The Rodeo Arena: slim men atop fences, boot heels hooked on the rail below. Straight-backed cowgirls, gliding astride mounts with braided manes. Lassos flying up and out in the fading light as ropers work on their release. • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •…
Amberly and James Ward Dinner, dancing, auction items and delight fill the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum as the nonprofit spends A Night Aboard the Orient Express. Click here to see more and purchase photos. Categories: On The Scene
Roe Simmons, Darci Oplotnik, Kyla Turner, and Patty Anthony. It’s the most joyous meal of the day as Redbud Classic officials present a hefty donation from the 2014 event to the nonprofit Anna’s House Foundation. Click here to see more and purchase photos. Categories: On The Scene
A conversational give and take about the joys of German food, the anonymity of having “one of those faces” and the necessity of helping others with United Way CEO Debby Hampton.
Remembering the way we were with a look back at the back-to-school haven of an Oklahoma-based retail empire called Anthony’s.
A suite of decorative options to spread natural organic shades through the house.