• Crusade for Derby hats this Sunday at Heather French Henry's Showroom
    Sunday afternoon at the Heather French Henry's Showroom in the Highlands, famed milliner Gabriel Amar will team up with Miss America 2000 for a hat party benefiting the WHAS Crusade for Children, featuring pieces from their respective collections in time for Oaks and Derby.
  • Hats on the Avenue celebrates its fifth year in style
    Wednesday evening was the next-to-last Hats on the Avenue show at New American restaurant Varanese, featuring Derby-ready and security-compliant ensembles from neighboring boutique The Secret - Boutique that loves to tell alongside live jazz music and half-price bottles of wine.
  • Scenes of Thunder Over Louisville 2013
    The sequestration may have muted the military display of power in the skies over the Ohio River, but Thunder Over Louisville still lived up to its name in 2013 with its tribute to music in television, "Thunder Vision."
  • South Fourth District officially opens for business
    Monday afternoon, the South Fourth District officially opened for business with a block party and ribbon-cutting ceremony held in its honor.
  • Les Filles Louisville welcomes Lauren Lein Ltd. to River City
    Les Filles Louisville held its first trunk show Friday, featuring designs by Chicago fashion designer Lauren Lein of Lauren Lein Ltd. Learn more about the fashion house, their collaboration with the latest iteration of Les Filles, and how everything came together in the burgeoning South Fourth District.
  • South Fourth District to throw grand opening block party Monday afternoon
    Workers, visitors and locals alike can expect a wonderful surprises come lunchtime Monday as the South Fourth District -- SOFO for short -- will hold a free grand opening celebration along the corridor between the Brown and Seelbach hotels. Music, food specials, discounts, ribbon-cuttings and more await guests who make their way through the scaffolding.
  • Fashion designer Lauren Lein to bring trunk show to Les Filles Louisville
    In a preview of what is to come for the South Fourth District in downtown Louisville, Les Filles Louisville and Chicago-based fashion designer Lauren Lein of Lauren Lein, Ltd. will host a trunk show at the new boutique Friday, featuring custom looks for Derby and Oaks.
  • A few scenes of Cardinals fans at O'Shea's
    Tuesday evening, the Cardinals women's basketball team took on the UConn Huskie. Louisville.com, hoping lightning would strike twice, spent some time at O'Shea's near Baxter and Bardstown in an attempt to capture a few photos of this momentous occasion.
  • Scenes of Cardinal fans at Boombozz Taphouse for the men's championship
    Monday evening, Louisville.com hung out at Boombozz Taphouse on Bardstown Road and Eastern Parkway to capture the energy as the Louisville Cardinals took on the Michigan Wolverines for the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship. The highs and lows, as seen through the eyes of Louisville.com.
  • Derby hats and breakfast unite for Victoria's Hope Fund at inaugural event
    For four hours Friday morning, slices of Derby fashion were served alongside scrambled eggs, muffins and juice at the inaugural Derby Hat Fashion Breakfast, benefiting the Victoria's Hope Fund.
  • Be smitten with your Crush on Derby at The Summit of Derby style
    Be smitten with your Crush on Derby at The Summit of Derby style with Crush Boutique's pop-up store at the East End shopping center from April through the end of Derby, and see what the Middletown boutique has in store for those seeking a one-of-a-kind ensemble for the pagentry and debauchery of Kentucky Derby 139.
  • Raising hope at inaugural Derby Hat Fashion Breakfast Friday morning
    This Friday from 7 to 11 a.m., The Café will host the inaugural Derby Hat Fashion Breakfast, benefiting the Victoria's Hope Fund with the help of Revelry Boutique Gallery and The Hanger.
  • Hats on the Avenue to return to Varanese this Wednesday
    If you find that your V Burger has slices of Derby hat under the V-12 Sauce, that's no accident. Beginning this Wednesday evening through Derby, Varanese and The Secret Boutique will co-host the fifth annual Hats on the Avenue series of fashion shows, featuring looks from the boutique alongside half-price bottles of wine and live music.
  • The Ends meet for Louisville Magazine's West End re-launch party
    Thursday evening, a special "relaunch" party was held in the West End by Louisville Magazine in honor of the "Stop Ignoring the West End" stories that lead the March 2013 "Top Lawyers" issue.
  • Get your captain on at the Louisville Magazine April Launch Party
    Next Wednesday, get your captain on at the Louisville Magazine monthly launch party, devoted to the "Derby 139" issue. The Kentucky Derby Festival will be co-hosting the event, and it's one you won't want to miss.
  • Nordstrom Rack to open in the fall of 2013 at Shelbyville Road Plaza
    H&M may be cagey about whether they'll be coming to Louisville this fall, but not Nordstrom. The Seattle-based upscale fashion retailer announced today that their off-price outlet Nordstrom Rack will be setting up shop in St. Matthews this fall.
  • Crossing the Ninth Street Divide: The Louisville Magazine Relaunch Party
    A special "relaunch" of Louisville Magazine's March 2013 issue about the oft-ignored West End will occur next Thursday at the Old Walnut Street development. What follows is a brief summary behind the publication's in-depth look at the nine neighbhoods behind the Ninth Street Demarcation Boundary, and what to expect at the relaunch event.
  • Donutopias galore at third annual Walk MS Louisville kick off party
    Saturday morning, the Kentucky-Southeast Indiana chapter of the National MS Society held their third annual Walk MS Louisville kick off party at Drinkswell, where various donut sculpture teams built their own donutopias in celebration of the charity.
  • Feast your eyes upon Donutopia at the Walk MS Kick Off Saturday
    Saturday morning, various teams will build their own donutopias for a good cause as the third annual Walk MS Team Building Krispy Kreme Creations takes the stage at Drinkswell in Butchertown.
  • Visions of Derby at third annual Westport Village Spring Fashion Show
    Wednesday evening brought spring glamour and visions of Derby against the cold backdrop at the third annual Westport Village Spring Fashion Show, benefiting Maryhurst's Stand Up for Girls Campaign.