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435 South Magazine Annual Holiday Staff Dinner

Tonight 435 South Magazine & Jasper’s Restaurant treated the 435 South staff to a wonderful holiday dinner!  The food was wonderful, the friends a delight!  Thank you 435 South Magazine, for 3 great years working with Laurel Austin Studio!


Grand Opening is Tonight!

We are so pleased to present to you our new studio tonight at our grand opening celebration!  The address is 8001 Conser Street Suite 120 (downstairs) Overland Park, KS 66204.  Our building is right across the street from the post office in historic downtown Overland Park at 80th & Conser Street.  We are having several special deals going to celebrate the studio!

Come enjoy the food and friends!  Special features: Ms. Essence 2011 Cydney Boler will be there with her crown and sash in tow,

Pieroguys Pierogies will be there with some fantastic food (sorry for the new addiction!)

The Sweet Tooth will have a variety of mini cupcakes for your pleasure!

Check out the latest issue of 435 South Magazine while you’re there!

And, last but not least,  Katie Murphy from the Lenexa Lifetime Fitness will be there with some free passes to help you work off those delicious cupcakes and pierogies!


You don’t want to miss the fun!  See you there, tonight!!!


Kauffman Center for Performing Arts 1Year2Go VIP Party

Last night was the super VIP Party for the big financial supporters of 1YEAR2GO event for the new Kauffman Center for Performing Arts building near the Power & Light District.  The party tonight was held at the home of Marny & John Sherman.  The honorary chairs are George & Leslie Brett.  Here are a few of the Who’s Who in attendance

George & Leslie Brett
Jack & Barbara Spilker
Charles Gayton, Sarah & Ron Jury (President Hotel), Wayne Baruch (Production managers of Kauffman Center for Performing Arts, Baruch & Gayton Entertainment Group
William Whitener, Jane Chu, Jeffrey Bentley – KC Ballet
Kimberly Cowen & Logan Pachciarz of the KC Ballet

435 South Magazine December Holiday & Preview Party!

Another fun party for 435 South Magazine, hosted at Ra Sushi in Leawood, KS

Mark Anthony Jones, June Cho, and Clark Cordova of I & I Agency in Kansas City

Chad Hudson & Rob Unverferth

David Menghini & Jennifer Sease (Nu2You Designer Consignment in Leawood, KS)

Michele Greer, Brooke Johnson, Vanessa Scavucco

Gary Becker, Joey D’Alesio, Jeff McCalmon, Henry Leonard, Roxxy Woods, Jessi Reutter, Rebecca Gary

lia sophia

It was girls night out with  lia sophia jewelry at Vicki’s house tonight!  Staci Broski, Holly Starr, and Tricia Cronk gathered together to show off the latest lia sofia line.