|This past Tuesday's annual Casita Maria Fiesta was held at the Mandarin Oriental bringing out a big glamorous crowd for dinner and a night of dancing to the Latin rhythms of the Bob Hardwick Sound.|
|The kickoff party for the inaugural Holiday House took place on Wednesday October 1st at Myrtle located at 245 E 60th Street in New York City. The Showhouse will open with a gala preview party on Monday, November 3rd and run for five weeks until Sunday, December 7th,. Proceeds will benefit the Greater New York City Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®.
Holiday House will bring an exciting, different and festive element to designer showhouses. It will be a designer showhouse with each room not only featuring the work of a talented interior designer but also dedicated to a specific holiday theme. For example, the Dining Room will feature Thanksgiving, the Living Room will feature Christmas, the Library will feature New Year’s Eve, a Bedroom will feature Valentine’s Day, etc. The Showhouse will be presented in a Manhattan townhouse and will feature the country's top interior designers and highly talented decorative artists. The Corcoran Group is this year’s Exclusive Real Estate Sponsor.
The Showhouse is located at 2 East 63rd Street, between Fifth and Madison Avenues. Showhouse hours will be: Monday through Sunday, 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM and until 8:00PM on Thursdays. Children under six, infants, strollers and pets are not allowed in the Showhouse. Gala tickets are $250 each. Admission to the Showhouse will be $30 and includes a Showhouse Journal. For more information, please visit www.holidayhouseny.com or call 212-843-1756.
|The Doubles Young Associates crowd came together for “A Night in Margaritaville,” chaired by Mark Gilbertson, Alatia Bradley, Claudia Overstrom, Annabelle Fowlkes, Mary Van Pelt, and Heather Sargent.
The place was packed with the Margaritas flowing and the food delicious. Among the guests: Cheryl Liebman and Keith Guliner, Leslie and Andrew Heaney, Blair Husain, Jon and Michelle Marie Heinemann, Kirk Ferguson, Susan Cushing, Chad Ritchie, Caroline Rowley, John Sargent, Kathy and Andrew Thomas, Guy Harley, Martha and John Glass, Christine Murphy, Rett Wallace, Evelyn Tompkins, Mark Murray, Alison Minton, Todd Romano, Patricia Ceballos, Avery Broadbent, Lisa Bytner, Kathy and Othon Prounis, Laura Ballentine Ferris, Kent Sevener, Pia Murphy, Bryan Colwell, Blakely and Wade Griggs, Katie Tozer, James Corl, Tana Dye, Mark Bryant, Cena Jackson, David and Melanie Holland, Jessica Zaganczyk, Ed Brown, Melissa Berkelhammer, Melissa Thors, Campbell McCrary and McDowell Winn, Anya Herz, Andrew Shiva, Drew Goldman, Dana Farrington, Maresa Laino, Steve Farrelly, Cami and Tod Fischer, Lesley Schulhof, Michael O’Neal, Shari Alcoff, Peter Sotos, Kate Allen, Storm Nickerson, Kate Earls and many more just like them.