The Big Easy, NOLA

New Orleans! The Big Easy! A lovely time of year to stroll the French Quarter…

There is so much activity going on in this vibrant city day or night. Jackson Square is the center of the quarter, and has tons of fun people watching. You want to start your day at Cafe du Monde, for a little Beignet and some great coffee. Enjoy a beautiful view of the St. Louis Cathedral.

Jackson Square, New Orleans

Bourbon Street with its Jazz is a must – coming out of every window and doorway, you’ll hear the tunes of the old Southern Jazz. It’s like having your own soundtrack while you walk down the street!

Lively Bourbon Street

Royal Street is another fabulous street of antique shops, galleries and boutiques! While you’re in the French Quarter, be sure to head to the National WWII Museum, it’s one of the best in the United States.

The National WWII Museum

Take a Streetcar up Canal Street to the Garden District and stroll around. Be sure to stop at Commander’s Palace, one of the Brennan Family’s best restaurants known for their incredible bowls of gumbo.

Commander’s Palace

Finally, it’s really a treat to take a relaxing paddleboat or riverboat cruise down the Mississippi River for an afternoon.

Riverboat Cruise

So whether you’re strolling the French Quarter or the Garden District of New Orleans, or you’re in West Palm Beach and you’re strolling down Clematis Street, remember, it’s all about style.

Get the New Orleans look! Email bonnie@bonnieroseman.com.

Always remember my Three Golden Rules to Dress By:

1. Build Your Wardrobe with classic pieces.
2. Liven Your Wardrobe with fun novelty items.
3. Tweak Your Wardrobe with touches of color.

Feel good, and look even better!

-Bonnie

Rocky Mountain High, Aspen, Colorado

Aspen, Colorado! Rocky Mountain High! One of the best, most sophisticated towns in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.

Aspen Music Festival is one of the best in the country, and they have a Bluegrass Festival on top of Aspen Mountain every Sunday!

Bluegrass Sunday on Aspen Mountain

You can’t beat the Aspen Saturday Market! It takes over about half of downtown, featuring fabulous local produce and crafts.

Aspen Saturday Market

There are miles and miles of hiking and biking trails all over the area, and some of the most sophisticated shopping and restaurants in the country.

Forest Trail in Aspen, CO

Since many stars have homes in the area, it’s not unusual to bump into a celebrity from time to time, such as Kevin Costner or Goldie Hawn just strolling around town! Speaking of houses, there are fantastic tours of Victorian Homes – you can do a Victorian West End Walking Tour at the end of August.

Enjoy a Victorian Home Walking Tour

If you drive up to Independence Pass, you’ll see the Continental Divide, and even get the chance to see an old abandoned silver mining town!

Independence Pass

So whether you’re strolling in downtown Aspen, or you’re strolling in West Palm Beach Florida, it’s all about style!

Schedule to see the Bonnie Roseman BLT Aspen Collection! Email bonnie@bonnieroseman.com.

Always remember my Three Golden Rules to Dress By:

1. Build Your Wardrobe with classic pieces.
2. Liven Your Wardrobe with fun novelty items.
3. Tweak Your Wardrobe with touches of color.

Feel good, and look even better!

-Bonnie

Nation’s Capital Entertainment

The month of July celebrates our nation’s independence, and what better place to be than our nation’s Capital! There’s nothing like it.

Luckily, there are many free events, such as Jazz in the Garden on Fridays. Throughout the summer, there are concerts held in the National Gallery of the Art’s sculpture section. The Folklife Festival is also free, and it’s in its final weekend at the National Mall.

Jazz in the Garden

There is one place that’s truly an unforgettable experience for kids. The Smithsonian is doing a sleepover at the National Museum of Natural History! The age range of the event is children ages 8 to 12 years old, and parents are welcome to help supervise. What a fun event!

Night at the Smithsonian Museum

Also, the Riverfront of the Capital at Yard Park is having a free concert series every Friday Night throughout August. If you want to celebrate performing arts, the city-wide Capital Fringe Festival runs through July 29th.  It includes improvisation, drama, punk rock shows and colorful dance, all over the Washington DC area, from local churches to the Pearl Street Warehouse!

Capital Fringe Festival

Play Ball is happening in July, located at the Navy Yard. It connects the relationship of the US Navy and baseball! Many of the items of Major League Players are on display at the National Museum of the US Navy. It’s an outing the whole family can enjoy!

National Museum of the United States Navy

You don’t want to miss Fun House – it’s open through Labor Day. It features a bunch of interactive experiences that will boggle your mind! It’s free at the National Building Museum.

Explore Fun House at the Building Museum

So whether you’re strolling down the National Mall in Washington DC, or you’re still hanging out in beautiful, steamy West Palm Beach, remember, it’s all about style.

Look posh for the museum, or colorful for the summer gala – email bonnie@bonnieroseman.com to see the latest collection.

Always remember my Three Golden Rules to Dress By:

1. Build Your Wardrobe with classic pieces.
2. Liven Your Wardrobe with fun novelty items.
3. Tweak Your Wardrobe with touches of color.

Feel good, and look even better!

-Bonnie

 

Pizzazz and Jazz in Palm Beach County

It’s still a lot of pizzazz and jazz here in Palm Beach County this beginning of June!

Art After Dark at the Norton Museum this week should be wonderful. The featured exhibit includes short films by female directors directly from the Tribeca Film Festival as well as Sundance.

Norton’s Art After Dark

Clematis By Night is a fun thing to do free from 5 PM to 9 PM Thursday night as well. They will be debuting Fairytale Playhouses.

Watch for over a dozen fairytale playhouses in West Palm Beach!

It’s your last chance to see the musical Avenue Q at the Kravis Center this weekend – it’s fun for the whole family! Also, if you haven’t had a chance to go to the Palm Beach Dramaworks, go see Equus – it’s closing this weekend. Riveting!

Avenue Q – fun for the whole family

My movie pick of the week is Adrift starring Shailene Woodly. It’s based on a true story, featuring the amazing story of two people shipwrecked at sea – a must “sea” for sure!

A great romantic film for summer!

 

Always an amazing evening, be sure to go to the Second Year Anniversary Exhibition June 9th at The Box Gallery on Belvedere in West Palm Beach. For further information, contact the owner and artist Rolando Chang Barrero at 786-521-1199.

Owner of the Box Gallery, Rolando Chang Barrero and me.

Whether you’re just staying locally in West Palm Beach or you’re going on a wonderful vacation, it’s all about style, and I can assist you with your wardrobe needs.

Email bonnie@bonnieroseman.com to schedule your personalized appointment.

Always remember my Three Golden Rules to Dress By:

1. Build Your Wardrobe with classic pieces.
2. Liven Your Wardrobe with fun novelty items.
3. Tweak Your Wardrobe with touches of color.

Feel good, and look even better!

-Bonnie

June: Vacation or Stay-Cation, it’s All Fun!

It will be fun fun fun if the sun ever comes out again in South Florida!

Palm Beach County has so much going on June through September. It’s called a “stay-cation,” right here in our own backyard!

Take a walk on the Lake Trail in Palm Beach or visit the Flagler Museum. The Seagull Cottage is another sweet spot – so much history to discover right here!

Henry M. Flagler Museum

In Boca, we’ve got the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center! And, in Juno Beach, the Loggerhead Marine Life Center. These are wonderful discovery centers to explore with the kids, or friends and family of any age!

Learn about Aquatic Life

The Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens are having a Sushi & Stroll, it’s a summer walk on the second Friday of the month all the way through September – another fun thing to do with the family! Go to morikami.org for more information.

Morikami Museum and Gardens

There are also fun culinary tours downtown in West Palm Beach. Go to westpalmbeachfoodtour.com for additional information – delicious!

Also, another fun thing to catch is a baseball game! It might be the Minor Leagues, but it’s still a blast at the Roger Dean Stadium up in Jupiter.

Roger Dean Stadium

The Palm Beach Zoo stays open late on the first Friday of each month all the way through the summer! Go to palmbeachzoo.org to check the schedule.

Palm Beach Zoo opens late

If you want to go to some great concerts this summer, it’s the Summer Jam Concert Series up in Jupiter at the Abacoa Amphitheater. Go to musicjamproductions.com to get their schedule – it’s always fun to have a musical evening with the family!

Jam out, 80s style

Whether you’re strolling downtown on a food tour, or you’re just taking a nature walk, it’s all about style! If you’re getting ready to pack for your summer trips or you’re getting ready for a stay-cation here in West Palm Beach, contact me at bonnie@bonnieroseman.com.

Feel good, and look even better!

Always remember my Three Golden Rules to Dress By:

1. Build Your Wardrobe with classic pieces.
2. Liven Your Wardrobe with fun novelty items.
3. Tweak Your Wardrobe with touches of color.

Feel good, and look even better!

-Bonnie