Tag Archives: Neiman Marcus

Socially conscious shopping tips for the Dallas holiday shopper

If Armani just had a no-cost nondiscrimination statement that included sexual orientation and gender identity, he’d get a 15. Shame on him for not saying, “Of course we won’t fire our gay, lesbian and transgender employees.”

Posted in Instant Tea, life+style | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Local Briefs • 02.17.12

Toast to Life set for Feb. 25 The 14th annual Toast to Life Gala — fundraiser for Resource Center Dallas’ programs and services that make life better for people living with HIV/AIDS — is set for Feb. 25 The event, … Continue reading

Posted in News, Texas | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fashion leader Alden Clanahan dies

We just learned of the passing Alden Clanahan, an executive with Dallas Market Center and a frequent patron of social functions in Dallas; he was also a DIFFA volunteer. According to Clanahan’s friend and next door neighbor, Michael A. Smith, … Continue reading

Posted in Instant Tea, life+style | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

DIFFA/Dallas announces Style Council

At Dish last night, a huge crowd gathered to hear the names on DIFFA/Dallas’ Style Council roster. Members of the Style Council are  responsible for getting out the word about DIFFA and fundraising for the signature event, the Collection, which … Continue reading

Posted in Instant Tea, life+style | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

JCPenney returns to Dallas retail

It has been an irony on the level of the Big Tobacco office building being smoke-free or the beef industry lobbying group having vegetarian options on its cafeteria menu. JCPenney, once the ruler of catalogue sales and a retail captain, … Continue reading

Posted in Instant Tea, life+style | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Neiman’s event benefits Lone Star Ride

Lone Star Ride Fighting AIDS benefits from a VIP reception tonight in conjunction with Fashion’s Night Out 2011 at Neiman Marcus Willow Bend. A limited number of people can enjoy the elegant VIP lounge with cocktails, food, and a DJ … Continue reading

Posted in Instant Tea, life+style | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Best Bets • 09.02.11

Friday 09.02 Always getting caught The Contemporary Theatre of Dallas presents Cheaters written by Michael Jacobs and directed by Michael Serrecchia. No, this isn’t a stage version of that horrible reality show putting cheating boyfriends and girflriends on the spot. … Continue reading

Posted in Life+Style, Weekly Best Bets | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Local Briefs

Toast to Life set for Feb. 26 Resource Center Dallas holds its 13th annual Pride Pharmacy Toast To Life gala fundraiser Saturday, Feb. 26, to benefit the center’s HIV/AIDS programs and services. Event tickets are $100 and VIP tickets including … Continue reading

Posted in More Headlines News, News, Texas | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

50 years together and still going strong

Evans, Harris celebrate golden anniversary with a look back at how the world has changed DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com George Harris and Jack Evans will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Wednesday, Jan. 19. The couple met in Dallas … Continue reading

Posted in Featured, News, Texas | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Deaths • 11.19.10

Bud Knight passed away on Monday, Nov. 15 of leukemia. In August, he and his partner Chet Flake celebrated their 45th anniversary. Knight began his career with Neiman Marcus. After two weeks in the executive training program, he became an … Continue reading

Posted in Deaths, More Headlines News, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment