Drip Affogato Bar

This year, New Orleans has seen an influx of new hotels, restaurants and shops.  I recently had the chance to check out the much buzzed about (no pun intended) newcomer Drip Affogato Bar.  Located in the popular Warehouse District, Drip …

Oct 26, 2016Filed Under: My favorite things, New Orleans

Preservation Resource Center’s 2016 Shotgun House Tour

I’m pleased to be on the planning committee for the Preservation Resource Center’s 2016 Shotgun House Tour.  The iconic “shotgun” style house received its name for its straight hallways so that a single bullet could go through the front door …

Apr 01, 2016Filed Under: New Orleans

Cherry Coffee New Orleans

I recently tried Cherry Coffee’s new New Orleans location.  Barista Lauren Fink is no stranger to New Orleans as she owns the espresso bar inside Stein’s Deli.  However, she recently opened a second location at 4877 Laurel Street that is …

Mar 18, 2016Filed Under: My favorite things, New Orleans

Friday Lunch at Galatoire’s

Founded in 1905 by Jean Galatoire, Galatoire’s is one of New Orleans’s most beloved restaurants.  Seeping in tradition, Galatoire’s is famous for its delicious food and its Friday lunch.  Since no reservations are taken for the Friday lunch, it’s not uncommon …

Feb 26, 2016Filed Under: My favorite things, New Orleans

Krewe du optic

If you haven’t heard of Krewe du optic eyewear yet, I’m sure you will soon.  The two year old, New Orleans based eyewear company was started by native Stirling Barrett and the brand takes inspiration from New Orleans’s culture and …

Jan 04, 2016Filed Under: My favorite things, New Orleans, Uncategorized

Supper at Sylvain

Living in New Orleans has many perks and our food scene is arguably one of the biggest!  We have so many amazing chefs and dining options that eating out is a wonderful experience.  Because New Orleans thrives off its tourism …

Dec 21, 2015Filed Under: My favorite things, New Orleans

New Orleans Custom Drapery

Drapery softens and finishes a room.  In New Orleans, many clients select custom drapery to accommodate their 12 foot ceilings.  At Rivers Spencer Interiors, we offer a full selection of custom drapery and love working with clients to find the perfect …

Nov 16, 2015Filed Under: Interior Design, New Orleans