Archive for the ‘Naples’ Category

Fundamentals of Pastel

von Leibig Art Center

585 Park St., Naples, FL   239-262-6517

Fundamentals of Pastel

Fridays November 19, December 3, 10, 17   9:00am-12:00pm

Please call art center for price and registration.

Petunias of Naples

Petunias of Naples clothing store, located in Downtown Naples, right in the heart of 5th Ave., hosted an all day breakout wholesale event.  Loyal and friendly customers piled in all corners of the store, hoping to get their little slice of creativity; before the store restocked with a whole new fall look!

Claudette Willis, owner of Petunias of Naples, has been providing products, services, and programs to individuals, non-profit organizations and corporations in the Southwest Florida area fo…

Conrad Williams Glass Sculptors at Marissa Collections

 
Conrad Williams glass art ornaments will be prominently featured at Marissa Collections this holiday season. Sculptor and glass artist, Conrad Williams grew up in Naples and now makes his home in Eugene, Oregon, where his STUDIO WEST is a hub for innovative artists and a glass blowing center for both production and education. Mr. Williams has interned with both Ben Moore and Dale Chihuly, resulting in his personal glasswork style which draws from the heritage of Italian techniques, while app…

Ruben Toledo’s Fashion Almanac at Nordstrom

A visualization, exploration, documentation and celebration of a ten-year collaboration with Nordstrom and the fashion world.

“It’s always a pleasure to encounter clothes Toledo-style-Ruben Toledo, that is, whose magical urbane illustrations have captured style, both high and low, for decades.” – Anna Wintour

 

“The parallels between fashion and nature are beautiful. The seasons change, morph and transition continuously. Fashion has the same bittersweet sense of change, one styl…

A. JARON FINE JEWELRY TRUNK SHOW!

Start your Holiday Shopping with Jewelery that is Beautiful Beyond Words!

With daughter Alanna Jewel’s second word being “jewelry,” it is only fitting that jewelry designer Amanda Jaron is sought after by high-end, elite clientele for her sometimes funky, often romantic, and always sophisticated designs.

The launch of A. Jaron Fine Jewelry in 2004 has been well received all over the world. Amanda’s collections have a rich, yet relaxed kind of luxury with a resort feel that gives her work…

Pamela Fiori – In the Spirit of Capri

Marissa Collections will welcome Pamela Fiori, editor at large for Town & Country magazine to Naples next month.  Ms. Fiori led the powerhouse magazine as editor-in-chief since 1993 and is an accomplished author. Her latest work is In the Spirit of Capri (Assouline), a chronicle of her favorite island in the world. The book will be available for purchase and Ms. Fiori will be present to sign her book on Tuesday, November 9 at Marissa Collections. Friends of Ms. Fiori, the Italian jewelry duo of…

NORDSTROM HOLIDAY 2010

Christmas parties, Hanukkah gatherings, Kwanzaa festivities. Don’t worry that the clock is ticking. Whatever your plans or gift shopping needs, you’ll find everything at Nordstrom. Here’s your quick, easy guide to the season’s list toppers and time savers. Let the cocoa-sipping, gift wrapping, tree-trimming, sweater snuggling, and family-gathering season begin!

FESTIVE FASHION

Dance-floor ready

Steve Madden Sling-back platform sandal, fabric, black glitter. ‘Caryssa’ high-he…

Embrace the dichotomy of spirituality

Renée Rey, Artist has a solo exhibit at the Friends of the Library West Wing Art Gallery, 650 Central Avenue, Naples, Fl during the month of November 2010. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

The works included are from several mixed-media series including, “Bound by Harmony,” In.2.It, and Journey.  The common thread in these pieces are in the design decisions and the theme.  Black, white and dashes of strong color play with texture.   A strong Asian influence,  dancers …

All-New XJ Sedan for 2011

Jaguar has introduced an all-new XJ sedan range for 2011, blending the sleek lines of the brand’s new design language with its latest generation engines and chassis systems. Six model variants include standard and long-wheelbase (XJL) versions, the latter adding an additional five inches of rear legroom. The XJ’s interior is the most luxurious ever offered in a Jaguar, blending the latest infotainment technology and a wide choice of leather and wood finishes.

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SHOE DRIVE TO BENEFIT SOLES4SOULS

Petunias of Naples ANNOUNCES SHOE DRIVE TO BENEFIT

SOLES4SOULS™ Inc., THE SHOE CHARITY, AT Petunias of Naples, 852 5th Ave South, Naples, FL  34102

Naples residents are invited to recycle their ‘gently worn’ shoes for people in need

Every 9 seconds, Soles4Souls, Inc. gives away another pair of shoes to someone in need.  The shoe charity has earned glowing endorsements from Hollywood stars and professional athletes, but the people that truly make the non-profit organization effective ar…