Tops and dresses embellished with crochet or a lace detail is a summer must-have according to Artesia owner, Gina Babineaux. "A bit of 'home stitched detail' brings a feminine vibe to any summer look. It's a huge celebrity trend that you can add to your wardrobe with minimal expense."
Artesia located at 2513 Johnston Street, has a great selection of crochet and lace detail items at super prices. Most items featured here are priced at $24-$38. For more information, call 337.232.8441
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.