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January 2013

Unveiled Bridal Show 2013, January 27

St. Louis Magazine hosted a boutique bridal event at the Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis. Brides-to-be enjoyed champagne, mimosas, desserts and a runway fashion show by Simply Elegant Bridal while grooms-to-be hung out in the Draftmark Man Cave with beer from Draftmark, recliners by Rothman Furniture, and flatscreen TVs by Walbrandt Technologies. more »

Jan 28, 2013 4:36 PM

Pistons & Pearls: 2013 Saint Louis Auto Show Charity Gala, January 26

Guests headed to the Pistons & Pearls: 2013 Saint Louis Auto Show Charity Gala at the America’s Center and enjoyed a night on the town at the premier automotive show to support local charities. more »

Jan 28, 2013 2:44 PM

Downtown Winter Ball & Gala, January 26

Guests celebrated downtown St. Louis at the newly renovated St. Louis Public Library. The Downtown Winter Ball & Gala showcases Downtown’s unique venues, celebrates its renaissance as a vibrant urban center, and raises charitable proceeds committed to supporting the continued revitalization of Downtown St. Louis. more »

Jan 28, 2013 2:31 PM

Dancing with the St. Louis Stars, January 26

St. Louis' own donned sequined gowns and tuxedos for a star-studded dance competition at the Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis to benefit The Independence Center. more »

Jan 28, 2013 2:22 PM

2013 DADA Ball & Bash Kick-Off Event, January 24

Neiman Marcus hosted the 2013 DADA Ball & Bash kick-off event with sips, bites and a preview of designer fashions for Spring 2013. more »

Jan 28, 2013 12:48 PM

Art Hill photography by Ed Meyer, St. Louis Star-Times, courtesy of the Missouri History Museum, St. Louis

Flashback 1947: Beautiful Velocity

The people of Snag, in the Yukon, weren’t happy. Scientists recorded a low there of –63 degrees Celsius. New York got 26 inches of snow in 16 hours. But in St. Louis, it was normal snow, normal col... more »

Jan 25, 2013 6:33 PM History

Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

The Crux of It All

Talking to the trio behind The Hinge, the CWE's new apartment gallery more »

Jan 25, 2013 6:31 PM

Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Crusin' for a Bruisin'

The "primal, garagey, punk" sound of Bruiser Queen more »

Jan 25, 2013 6:24 PM

Liquid Assets: Vintage Years

How to distinguish between good and bad ones more »

Jan 25, 2013 6:21 PM Dining

Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

The Well-Seasoned Life: Sweet Success

Barbecue in St. Louis is hot, hot, hot. more »

Jan 25, 2013 6:18 PM

Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Review: John Mineo's Italian Restaurant

Old-school Italian—and all its civility—goes West County. more »

Jan 25, 2013 6:11 PM Restaurant Reviews

Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

First Look: The Restaurant at The Cheshire

7036 Clayton 314-932-7818 restaurant-stl.com Dinner daily After a recent transformation, one might say The Cheshire—located at the highest point in the city (a whopping 614 feet above sea ... more »

Jan 25, 2013 6:06 PM

Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

A Conversation with Frankie Freeman

Advocate more »

Jan 25, 2013 6:01 PM

Brightening the Future of St. Louis

Grass-roots groups brainstorm unexpected ideas to keep young professionals in town—and to rebrand the region. more »

Jan 25, 2013 4:40 PM

Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

To Market, To Market: The Jeweled Cottage

Ellen Bretz and her daughter, Robin, always wanted to shop the wholesale markets to buy for a store of their own. more »

Jan 25, 2013 4:31 PM

Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

First View: Centene Plaza

7700 Forsyth Clayton 314-721-8427 The planning phase for Centene Plaza was more like a planning eon. For years, the project languished in legal and political battles, as the proposed site ... more »

Jan 25, 2013 4:21 PM

Photography by Kevin A. Roberts, Hair and makeup by Emily Miller

The Collective Gathers the Best of St. Louis in One Hip Location

Destination Downtown more »

Jan 25, 2013 4:18 PM

Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Things We Love: Fit to be Tied

Colorful bow ties to make a snazzy statement for the dapper gentleman more »

Jan 25, 2013 4:14 PM Style

Clayton's Centennial Celebration

This year, Clayton turns 100. Authors Mary Delach Leonard and Melinda Leonard have marked the occasion with a new coffee-table book, Clayton, Missouri: An Urban Story, featuring an impressive array... more »

Jan 25, 2013 4:10 PM

Illustration by Vidhya Nagarajan

How to Watch Eagles

When the weather turns nippy, animals start migrating south, and in this area, bald eagles cluster around the major rivers. It’s awesome (in the most literal sense) to behold the magnificent raptor... more »

Jan 25, 2013 4:06 PM