Local Time & Weather

New Orleanstakin' it easy

  • Bookmark and Share

Style Inspiration // New Orleans

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Get the Look
Hat by Scala, $55. 800-367-3626 for availability.
Get the Look
Blouse by H&M, $24.95.
Get the Look
Cologne by L’Occitane, $50.
Get the Look
Bowtie by Pierrepont Hicks, $64.
Get the Look
Purse by Melie Bianco, $85.
Get the Look
Shoes by AMI, $470. mrporter.com
Get the Look
Chaise from Urban Outfitters, $579.
Get the Look
Pillow cover from West Elm, $34.
Get the Look
Hatbox by Louis Vuitton, price available upon request.
Get the Look
Dress by H&M, $24.95. 

Go There:

Start with a visit to the French Quarter, where every square inch bustles with street performers, mom-and-pop boutiques and vintage swagger. Opt for a little luxury with a stay at the new, brilliantly designed Saint Hotel on Canal Street. The serene rooms will provide a haven after a day in the city. While New Orleans boasts a wealth of world-class antiques stores, let’s be honest: You’re here to eat! Big Easy fare runs the gamut from mouthwatering street food—try a muffuletta at Cochon Butcher—to gourmet dishes at the likes of Galatoire’s to storied pour houses (e.g., Lafitte’s Blacksmith Shop Bar, reputed to be the oldest bar in the United States). While out and about, keep your eyes peeled for Tuba Skinny. The jazz ensemble is straight out of a period flick and knows how to jam.—Elizabeth Doyle

Spill It: Tell Us What You Think!

Leave message
Name:
Your URL:
Your e-mail:
Message:
 
Enter security code:
 Security code