Move over gold and platinum. The newest metal on the rise is rose gold. It’s going to be everywhere this season, from purses, to shoes, to nail polish. There has already been a boom in the jewelry market in the last few months, with fashion forward couples prowling for matching rose gold wedding bands. Love the look but want less of a commitment? Try it out on a watch. This water-resistant, rose-gold-plated stainless steel beauty from Michael Kors features a link band, hinged snap closure, and a chronograph and date wheel on the face. The pinkish tinge makes it very complimenting to most skin tones, especially summery, sun-kissed limbs. Get it at Shoe-La-La in River Ranch; call 337.984.8618 for more information.
Frank’s Casing Crew, now doing business as Frank’s International, will make its final appearance on ABiz’s list of the Top 50 Privately Held Companies in Acadiana this year, and once again it will likely be at the top with more than $1 billion in annual revenues. The 75-year-old company specializing in tubular fabrication and installation services to the oil and gas industry plans to offer shares of its stock to the public for the first time.
The defeat, or rather highjacking of House Bill 420 in the final days of this year's Legislative Session, say Reps. Vincent Pierre and Terry Landry, is the result of the propaganda spread by one unidentified local media outlet and an unnamed former state Representative, but nothing to do with the original legislation's lack of checks, balances or details.
He’s a singer. A songwriter. A piano man. A family man. He’s even got his own Wikipedia entry. He’s David Egan. And he knows ancient secrets about the monolithic stones of Stonehenge that he’s not willing to share.