Sometimes getting sideways is the best approach for home decor. While perusing the new pieces at Dunn's Furniture and Interiors we noticed a new display with an outstanding take on the plant holder. Simply turned on the side and placed on the wall, a plant holder takes on an entirely new function.
In their vignette, Dunn's designers stuck with the stand's roots and went with a plant. But, anything could go. Try hanging several in a vertical line on a skinny wall that needs some oomph. With the right dimensions and a sturdy hanging, the planter could easily serve as host to books or even framed photos.
David Calhoun and Elizabeth “EB” Brooks are the first two employees of Lafayette Central Park Inc., the nonprofit charged with turning Lafayette Consolidated Government’s 100-acre Johnston Street Horse Farm property into a passive public park. Calhoun was named executive director, and Brooks is director of planning and design.
There will soon be a whole lot of shakin’ going on at Benny’s Sportshack Supplement Depot, a new concept by Opelousas native Benny Nele. Located at 2002 Johnston St., the supplement shop, smoothie bar and café, featuring hot off the press paninis and wraps, plans to open in late May.