Sampling dishes from outstanding area chefs gives diners satisfied palates, and the Regional Food Bank a boost in their efforts to feed Oklahoma children in need.
Archives: March 2016
The 24th annual gala is more than a marvelously elegant evening: as the state’s largest single-evening fundraiser, it’s a way to help the Oklahoma AIDS Care Fund assist thousands of Oklahomans living with HIV/AIDS.
The Junior League of Norman dons “Big Hats and Bow Ties” for its 2016 philanthropic fundraiser and taster’s affair.
Jewelry vendor, Diamonds Direct celebrates its grand opening in OKC, and donates a portion of the event’s proceeds to nonprofit Infant Crisis Services.
Patrons get their grooves on as the OKC Museum of Art partners with top local chefs to celebrate “Eggs, Drinks and Rock ‘n’ Roll” in its annual festive fundraiser.
Prime merchandise from a venerable Norman boutique
Shelley Cox, owner of Cayman’s in Norman, shares a few of her favorite things.
A look back at a ’70s hot spot
Remembering the way we were with a look back at dance destination Disco 36 from the perspective of Lizz Caywood, OKC’s first female DJ.
Visuals and music lift an OVAC bash
The Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition’s special exhibition Momentum is a burst of encouragement for artists under 30 – and a music-filled blast for all.
Is the metro’s restaurant scene on the verge of eating itself?
While names come and go, and growth is great, opinions are divided on whether the city’s increasingly crowded restaurant scene is reaching a saturation point.
Books to get your imagination moving
Reviews of Dee Nash’s “The 20/30-Something Garden Guide” and “Gracious Rooms” by star designer Barbara Westbrook.
Some of our experts’ favorite locally available merchandise
Explore these fun finds to add a special decorative touch to your home.
Chic is the word in designer Paige Smiley’s home
Something traditional, something mod, and all of it chosen for style and hands-on livability. Designer Paige Smiley’s home is an aesthetic treat.
Three local homebuilders elevating metro housing’s appeal
The local talents behind Authentic Custom Homes, Jeff Click Homes and AC Dwellings have each found ways to provide elevated residential design.
Finding utility through renovation
Thanks to planning and a bit of renovation, a meager pantry in the Dinwiddie home becomes a well-organized utility room.
This ’30s-era home still feels perfect in the present
This 1930s Tudor offers comfortable, stylish surroundings for a modern family, in a timeless and clean palette.
A Wright-inspired Norman house gets a personal family makeover
Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright’s Usonian vision for America, this Norman house pairs natural materials with floor-length windows to bring the outside in.
Vintage charm meets upbeat updates
The Valentines found an established neighborhood they love, and went about updating one of its stately old homes into someplace more distinctively their own.
Giving home furnishings a quick, inexpensive wow factor
Its easy and inexpensive to give your cabinets a quick visual lift; just follow these instructions and enjoy.
Household applications for a vibrant shade
Whether or not pink is one of your favorite shades, it’s a versatile hue in bringing springtime cheer to your home’s interior.
An ode to the joys of cultivation
As spring approaches, it’s worth taking a moment to appreciate the quiet, tangible pleasures of working in earth to help something grow.
Redesigning the Roses’ back yard into a distinctive garden
With design help from Olthia Urban Prairie Gardens, Sara Jane Rose remade her bland back yard into a colorful, Oklahoma-appropriate jewel.
Taking the meal outside in style
Picnic luncheon or poolside feast, it’s a pleasure to take dining outside this time of year … especially when you do it with this much style.
A quick peek into an expert’s purse
Katelynn Calonkey of Mister Robert Fine Furniture shares a look at her design philosophy … and inside her purse at the gear she carries.
Three local creatives showcase their decorative love
Work is way more rewarding when you do what you love; these 405-area designers are living their passions.