Trend: Kate Spade heel, $375, Saks Fifth Avenue
Meghan Christina Blase and Charles Brian Flynn
Bob and Kate Wacker
KATE & COMPANY
This enchanted fall event at a private home offered guests a popcorn bar, Champagne bar, fall-infused eats and treats, and lavish entertainment.
Dr. Matt Riffle, Kate and Chef Joe Trad
Grace and Kate Rolfes
Story: Mabry Hoffman has a Ph.D. in anthropology but no job to pay the bills to support her son and herself. Thus, she’s interested when she hears about a project operated by the United States Army called The Human Terrain, a proof-of-concept initiative established in 2006 to “improve the military’s ability to understand the highly complex local, socio-cultural environment in the areas where (it is) deployed.”
Since its beginning in the 1870s, the Central West End has served as a sought-after St. Louis residential district. These days, the CWE is an urban oasis full of homes, restaurants, bars, art, entertainment, and—of course—shopping.
Kate Hendron, Ann Garvin, Cindy Nouri, David Eagleton
Story: In part three of Richard Wagner’s mythical tetralogy, The Ring Cycle, the hero Siegfried spends his days cajoling Mime, the Nibelung dwarf and brother of Alberich who raised Siegfried after the deaths of his parents, Siegmund and his sister Sieglinde. For his part, Mime hopes to manipulate Siegfried so that he can possess the fabled Ring.
School is back in session, August is almost over and your neighbor swears she saw a brown leaf fall from the tree in her yard. But it’s not too late for one last shindig to commemorate the summer that was. Local party, catering and landscape experts spoke to LN about the best ways to throw an end-of-summer pool party, making memories that will last long after Labor Day.
Colby Nulik, Jennifer Hill, Trent and Kate Miltenberger
Kate and Steve Willick
Taka Yanasimoto, Dr. Kate Appleton
On Cynthia: Tony Bowls dress, $449, Distinctions. Earrings, $10, Melanie’s. Antonio Melani shoes, $110, Dillard’s.
On Mariana: Tony Bowls dress, $399, Distinctions. Bracelets, $15/each, Melanie’s. Mia shoes, $79, Nordstrom.
On Olivia: Kathy Hilton dress, $345, Special Occasions. Kate Spade necklace, $98, Nordstrom. Rhinestone necklace, $24, Melanie’s. Glint shoes, $120, Nordstrom.
Nicole Freber, Eric Cunningham, Kate Francis
Susan Rowe Jennings, Kate Francis, Eric Cunningham, Kelly Weber
Whether they're just a few miles from home or a few states over, a dorm room gives your coed a space to be themselves. Now, grab some extra-long twin bedding and no-damage hanging strips; it's time to decorate the dorm!
Story: At the Charenton asylum in France in 1807, the most notorious inmate is Donatien Alphonse Francois de Sade, an aristocrat better known as the Marquis de Sade. He was born in 1740 and spent 32 years in various prisons before dying in 1814 at Charenton, where he was sent in 1801.
Zach Braff is an interesting filmmaker. It’s clear his subject matter always is intensely personal and this movie is no exception. He raised money to make this film—written with his brother—by using a Kickstarter campaign online and recruiting a few of his friends from his hit show, Scrubs. It certainly was worth the effort.
SCOTT SCHNUCK of Schnuck Markets, Inc., and MIKE DeCOLA of HBM Holdings have been named chair and co-chair, respectively, of United Way of Greater St. Louis’ 2014 fundraising campaign.
St. Joseph Academy Students Marcy and Kate Hannick
Robbie Fitzgerald, Kate and Joseph Goldkamp
Katherine Maxwell, Michelle Romano, Dr. William Ferguson, Kate Kozemczak, Tina Re, Val Middendorf
Chris Howard president hospital operations SSM Cardinal Glennon, Kate Becker president SSM Health Care