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Art in Marfa

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Lori Judge’s vacation to Marfa, Texas would not have been complete without a visit to Judd FoundationPrada Marfa and The Chinati Foundation to see Don Flavin’s large scale fluorescent lights on display, and John Chamberlain’s set of sculptures made from scrap metal auto parts.

Willing to drive thirty minutes out of Marfa? Visit Ghost Town in Shafner, Texas. This former silver mining town once was bustling but now has a population that spans from 11 to 30.

 

Welcome to Marfa

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Last week Lori Judge and Lou Thomann spent a week taking in the sights and delights of Marfa, Texas in search of art and relaxation. Marfa, Texas is a contemporary arts and cultural hub in the high desert of West Texas.

Where to Eat, Shop and Stay. 

Stay at El CosmicoLori and Lou’s first discovery of glamping at this well thought out trailer, tent, and teepee.
Breakfast – Squeeze Marfa
Lunch – Food Shark (worth the wait!)
Home Cooked Pasta – Maiya’s
Best bread, Wine List, Appetizers – Cochineal 
Books – The Marfa Book Co.
Apparel & More – Tienda M for Dosa
Custom Boots – Cobra Rock Boot Company
Locally Made Art & Jewelry – Wrong, 2D Exhibition, and Freda

 

Next week we’ll share ART in Marfa.

 

 

Brooke Atwood

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Local designer, Brooke Atwood, is one of several designers to take the main stage at tonights runway show at Savannah Fashion Week.

Fashion Week is changing here in Savannah with a new location in Forsyth Park, introduction of local designers mixed with local boutiques is making this event a must-do for any fashion lover in town.

Tickets are still available, but only a handful. Don’t miss out on seeing Brooke’s beautiful and bold Fall/Winter 2014 collection hit the runway.