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E.K. Sloane’s Steinways

E.K. Sloane continued his family’s philanthropy. But he’d prefer the focus be on the Steinways. Ask about E.K. Sloane and this is what his friends will tell you. They say he wanted things done by … Continue Reading

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Addison Weeks

Drawn together by odd coincidence years ago, two friends hold fast, their designs scoring national acclaim. by DIANNA CAHN     photography by ERIC LUSHER Long before they became business partners, … Continue Reading

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Alchemy Norfolk

    by Joanne Kimberlin photography by Rich-Joseph Facun Pop-ups are an old idea made trendy. Alchemy is an old word made cool. Together they’re turning on the lights in a downtown … Continue Reading

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Chartreuse Bistro

Two minds, one outlook: Couple marry spontaneity and exquisite care with local and organic at their European-style bistro  by JANINE LATUS    photography by KEITH LANPHER Christopher Corrie uses … Continue Reading

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Creamy & Crisp

by Jim Raper photo by Roberto Westbrook Restaurateur Sydney Meers may be known for his eclectic cooking, but he’s from Mississippi and you can expect him to have the old standby of shrimp and … Continue Reading

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Patrick Mullins

As told to Mary Architzel Westbrook photograph by Rich-Joseph Facun Patrick Mullins: Plum Point Park, Norfolk Patrick Mullins is the associate artistic director of the Virginia Stage Company and … Continue Reading

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Ashton Keely

Leather becomes wearable art at the Oceanfront.  There’s a distinctly Western air at Ashton Keely’s studio, where she crafts jewelry, bags and wallets, leather-pocket tees, and other goods – including bow-tie collars for the cultured pup. Bracelets and cuffs, from $20; bags, from $165; … Continue Reading

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Summer Scents

Florals for the luxuriant warmth of the coast. stylist HARMAN KAUR PRADHAN    photograph by TODD WRIGHT  Make your flower bed and lie in it. Front row, from left: Tory Burch Eau de Parfum Rollerball, $28, and Elizabeth and James Nirvana White Solid Perfume Compact, $48, both … Continue Reading

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Gardening Tools

But working with the rhythms of the garden might sweeten time’s passage. Dig in: Paperwhite bulbs, $1.19 each; bulb planter, $5.99; and Laura Ashley’s pigskin and cotton gloves, $16.99, all at Anderson’s. Tools in basket by Gardenwind, $24.99, at Garden Gazebo. At McDonald Garden Center:  Tula’s … Continue Reading