July 2013


Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Running shoes that make a statement more



Photography by Kevin A. Roberts; furnishings by Parties & Props

Dead Head more


Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

When it comes time to crown the city’s finest each year, we often debate whether to include its perennial favorites, staples like Tony’s and Ted Drewes, O’Connell’s Pub and Blueberry Hill. These in... more


Photography by Blacktie-Missouri

The Larry Conners saga is a sign of our irrational times. more

Think Again


Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

An internationally acclaimed pastry chef returns to St. Louis. more

St. Louis expat Josh Faught is making name for himself with ebullient, jittery—and sometimes glittery—textile pieces. Like a lot of 18-year-old kids, Faught booked it out of St. Louis as fast as... more


Courtesy of the Missouri Botanical Garden

Last June, on a night so hot it made you dizzy, you could hardly pick your way across the Botanical Garden—for one thing, it’d been taken over by huge, illuminated Chinese silk lanterns, dragons an... more


Ashley Gieseking

As Crown Candy Kitchen celebrates a century, take a look at life inside St. Louis’ oldest soda fountain, with photography by Ashley Gieseking. Click HERE to read the feature. more


Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Does anyone know a city better than its taxicab drivers? For 13 years, Jeff Hamilton has taken people where they want to go for County Cab ( ). His favorite film? Taxi Driver , of ... more

COVER FEATURE A-List 2013 167 of the region's finest   FEATURES Keeping it Simple The Karandzieffs made the century-old Crown Candy Kitchen an icon by avoiding change, failing ... more


Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

An accomplished art-museum curator shares how to make your own artwork stand out at home. more


Renderings courtesy of PGAV Destinations

Atlantis lifts off one last time with help from PGAV Destinations, a St. Louis company. more


Photography by Ashley Gieseking

Decorating a child’s room requires a mix of fun and functional. more

Interior Design


Photography by Alise O'Brien

6440 Forsyth 314-935-5210 AGilded Age entrepreneur and the co-founder of the Veiled Prophet organization, Henry C. Haarstick redefined the term “doting dad.” He commission... more


Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Museum quality more


Illustration by John Hersey

Fighting bioterrorism with cancer drugs more

Chancellor's Room

Alise O'Brien

Peruse more images of the transformation of the historic Whittemore House at Washington University, juxtaposing modern decor with fine antiques. more


Photography courtesy of Fair Saint Louis Foundation

All’s fair? more


Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

After a lifetime of travel, Suzanne Pace brings her cosmopolitan style home. more