Monday, July 24, 2017


"Yappiness" is a beautiful setting by a pool in Newport, which is where guests greeted The Potter League, its new Executive Director Brad Shear, and several of its adorable animals at its annual "Yappy Hour". Hostess Bekki Schenker and her dog Gatsby were charming (and blonde), and monies were raised for the "Nuala Pell Animal Care Fund".


Coming up on Newport Seen: "Nuit Blanche: Bal de Danse" of the Island Moving CompanyThe Audrain Automobile Museum opens "Fast and Furious", Child & Family's annual fashion show "Au Courant" takes place al fresco at Fort Adams, and Bing West answers the question "Did we win the war?" 


Summer has filled her veins with light and her heart is washed with noon. C. Day Lewis
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         "Summer has filled her veins with light, and her heart is washed with noon."                                                    
                                                                                                        -- C. Day Lewis  





Summer has filled her veins with light and her heart is washed with noon. C. Day Lewis
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Summer has filled her veins with light and her heart is washed with noon. C. Day Lewis
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Seen In Newport

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“Nuit Blanche” of Island Moving Company a Midsummer Night's Dream



Preceding Bastille Day by a week, the Island Moving Company nonethless honored Paris with its gala, "Nuit Blanche: Bal de Danse" evening  at Bellevue House, Newport.  Rain?, What rain? ... more »

Newport Music Festival Presents "A Far Cry"

The Newport Music Festival
hosted A Far Cry, a fascinating string ensemble based in Boston, for the second concert of its 49th anniversary year.  These musicians are breaking the mold and enhancing the listening experience.  The Breakers was again bursting with wonderful classical music. ... more »

Newport Flower Show, “Fete des Fleurs" a Garden of Earthly Delights

The Newport Flower Show
was a lá Francaise, this year, with its "Fete des Fleurs: Paintings and Parterres", and opening night guests were both dazzled and delighted. Oh, yes, and Marie Antoinette was there to greet them. and flowers were afoot on "The Garden Guru"> ... more »

Jessica Hagen Opening for Kahane Photos an “After Party”— Of Sorts


Dodie Kajanjian, art world powerhouse and an honoree at the Artists Ball  attended “From a Private Collection”, a collection of photographic images by Elizabeth Ann Kahane (who served as Co-Chair of the fabulous Artists Ball) drew many of the same attendees to Jessica Hagen Fine Arts  Gallery the following night.
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Past Headlines

Immensely Entertaining Journey through Haute Couture with Former Editor of Paris Vogue

Judy Crosby ... more »

Newport Art Museum Announces New Initiatives, Honors the Late Jean DiBona

Mr. & Mr ... more »

Celebrating 26 years of Anglophilia at St. Columba’s Garden Party

"Welcom ... more »





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