It been a few weeks since The Shophound has caught up with the Critical Shopper over at the Thursday Styles. This week, it is Molly Young turn to take on the city newest boutiques, and she has made her way to the new Sonia Rykiel boutique on Madison Avenue. Hey, were there too when it opened about a month ago, so we are well familiarized with the store unique red lacquered bookshop aesthetic which our shopper describes as “eye catching in a way that makes passers by halt, whip off their sunglasses and peer inside”.
Cricket, all my time is spent with wildlife. When friends come home, they first check the garden. I can spend hours there. The bamboo handle on some bag models make them look elegant but down to earth. The shape of the Gucci hobo bag is pleasantly rounded and slouched for casual femininity. The size of the Gucci tote bag makes it practical for the woman on the go.
Peter did make South Africa his permanent home but he did travel to Belfast and New York. What made it easier knowing that I had the correct name was due to the fact that his full name was written on the passenger list. The passenger manifests make me believe that he did get married again because on one of his trips he is travelling with a Helen McGaffin who is listed as his wife..
The above pics show the scions inserted and ready to wrap and paint. Make sure there are no gaps in the taping and that it goes a bit below where the cuts start, to insure it won dry out. Then the paint, apply liberally around the scions and across the top of the tree, on a bigger tree we usually leave a unpainted spot in the middle in case it gets hot early and sap begins to flow, it gives it a place to escape.
Area golf aficionados can get the pro treatment at the new PGA TOUR Superstore in Southlake. The 45,000 square foot store is the first of its kind in Tarrant County and the largest of only three stores in the Metroplex (the other two are in Plano). Offering customers the best selection in golf equipment and apparel, the retailer is stocked with tons of brand favorites, including Callaway, Titleist and Nike.
Grand Central StationGrand central station is the first stop for any tourist who takes the train into the city. Grand central station isn’t just your ordinary train station, it offers a lot more, including shops and restaurants. While you’re waiting for your train to arrive you can have a meal in a caf then browse the many gift shops that Grand central Station has to offer.