Pilot and Powell opened last month, but it's already making waves in the styleosphere. Vogue recently named the luxury women's boutique one of the coolest stores of 2016.
"One of our cats ate one of our goldfish this morning," says artist Starr Hagenbring in one of the many entertaining stories that pepper her rapid-fire conversation. "Pedro has been looking guilty all day."
Tell us about yourself. I was born in Denver and raised in New Orleans.
A makeup artist shares tips
for the perfect winged eyeliner
Molly Mayberry, lead makeup artist
at Earthsavers Lakeside, loves a wing-
ed eye. "When I think winged eyeliner, I
think Bridgitte Bardot, Audrey Hepburn,
Marilyn Monroe," Mayberry says.
Chokers are back, and they’re bolder, bigger and blingier this time around
Tell us about yourself. I'm originally from northern Louisiana, but I have lived in New Orleans since early 2005.
Welcome back velvet, suede and faux fur, drenched in jewel tones with heavy metal eyes
ON THE COVER:
White and gold feather earring, $225, blue dress, $580, both
Nail artists talk New York Fashion Week — and share the season’s biggest trends
Local Nail juggernauts Brandi Blocker of LaPierre Lacquers and Cosmetics and Morgan Dixon of M.A.D. Nails took their artistry to New York Fashion Week runways last month. When designer Michael Kuluva of Tumbler and Tipsy tapped the duo to create custom nail designs for his show, Blocker developed a signature gold nail lacquer and Dixon designed a unique look that incorporated three major trends: gold chains, pompoms and pastels.
Angelique Approaching its ninth anniversary, Angelique Kids (5519 Magazine St., 504-899-8992; www.angeliquekids.com) offers children's clothing for every occasion.
The Words & Music Literary Festival is Nov. 9-13
Tell us about yourself.
I was born and raised in New Orleans, moved to New York as soon as I graduated from the University of New Orleans, and now I split time between the two cities. I'm an author.
If you've ever skinned an alligator, you may know that the prehistoric-looking creatures are equipped with an armor of scales.