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February 2017 - Houston

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26 LOBSTER FLURRIES WITH A CHANCE OF MARTINIS Shelby Hodge fi nds her fashion groove. Photography Michelle Watson/ P astel cashmere sweaters, gingham shirting, martini embroidered trousers, lobster swim trunks, and zip code-embroidered totes were snapped up for Harbour Island jaunts at the opening fête for J. McLaughlin's second Houston store, this outpost in Town & Country Village. Chairmen Cathy Echols, Jo Furr, George Lancaster, and Matt Vandever — J. McLaughlin poster children, all — gath- ered their troops to celebrate with hosts, J. McLaughlin's dapper retail president Jack Lynch, who fl ew in from New York, and PaperCity publisher Monica Bickers. Per tradition, the fi rm brought in artist Patricia Van Essche from Westchester, New York, to monogram hand-painted greeting cards for lucky guests, and Swift Events provided the fuel for the shopping fl urry. SEEN: J. McLaughlin's Jana Houston and Town & Country Village manager Brandace Kinder; Tayler Malott, Cameron Springer, Stuart Rosenberg, Deeann and Marcus Thigpen, Jim Furr, Gregg Harrison, Ericka Koines, William Finnorn, Dede Raad, and Brandon Weinbrenner. Chair Cathy Echols, Marcus & Deannn Thigpen Clinton Quisenberry, Blair Beal Cameron Springer William Finnorn, chair Jo Furr & Jim Furr Patricia Van Essche Jack Lynch Jana Houston Erica Koines Chair Matt Vandever Mitchell Greco Lise Bohn Brandon Weinbrenner Tayler Malott Dede Raad Stuart Rosenberg Jeanne Ruberti The new J. McLaughlin, Town & Country Village Mark Folkes Chris Johnston Chair George Lancaster

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