With its season running from October to May 2016, on seven different Sundays, the series will bring “great speakers whose remarkable leadership, accomplishments and opinions make a real difference," says Distinguished Speaker Series of Southern California Co-Owner Kathy Winterhalder. Ehud Barak, former prime minister of Israel, opens the series on Oct. 18.
Whether it’s that rare baseball card to complete a collection, hard-to-find movie-star autograph or photo or the perfect piece of art—Ace Race Collectibles is the place to find it.
I have tons of fall and winter tablescapes with new twists. While gearing my color pallet to earth tones, of rust, amber, burgundy, I have also opted to blend a dusky (not to be confused with dusty) gray, pops of brilliant orange, and a splash of taxi-cab yellow.
With rare exception, tassels represent softness, movement, a surprise pop that gives a room, a piece of furniture, pillow, clothing, and yes even a tablescape flights of fancy.
It has been said, (sung, actually), that “Only mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the midday sun.” The truth of this catchy little verse gets put to the test every July in the Desert as approximately 400 guests (not all English) and their pets (not only dogs, but cats and birds as well) brave triple-digit temperatures to attend the annual mid-summer luncheon gala in support of “Pets on Parade,” held at the pet-friendly Doral Desert Princess Resort in Cathedral City.
Beverly Hills’ Cultural Heritage Commission will recommend six new properties for landmark designation following the regular quarterly meeting last week, including the Ahmanson Bank and Trust Building at 9145 Wilshire Bl