July Meet Up

We are really please to announce our third Louisiana meet up! We’d love to see some new faces and old friends alike. Please RSVP on the Facebook event page or by e-mailing us at southernfashbloggers@gmail.com

 

What: Southern Fashion Bloggers Meet UP

Where: New Orleans Museum of Art

When: Saturday, July 2nd 2:30pm

Who: Anyone who is a fashion blogger

Image via NOMA website

 

Join us on Saturday, July 2nd for a cool (as in air conditioned) walk through the New Orleans Museum of Art to view the Read My Pins exhibition. Every fashionable lady knows that jewelry is a highly personal expression and no one know that better than U.S. Secretary of State Madeline Albright. She famously adorns herself with special pins symbolizing various things like hope and peace. “I wear it as a reminder that jewelry’s greatest value comes not from intrinsic materials or brilliant designs, but from the emotions we invest,”

Read more about it here: http://noma.org/pins.html

“Before long, and without intending it, I found that jewelry had become part of my diplomatic arsenal. Former president George H.W. Bush had been known for saying ‘Read my lips.’ I began encouraging colleagues and reporters to ‘Read my pins.'” – Madeleine Albright

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2 thoughts on “July Meet Up

  1. Just wanted to pass along the info that the “Read My Pins” exhibit is still up at NOMA for a few more weeks, in case anyone was unable to attend the meet up. Here is a great video of Madeleine that NOMA posted (good for a little preview):

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