Covering Up and Dressing Well— Advocate Zahra Aljabri Visits Toledo to Speak to Like-Minded FashioniastasNovember 23, 2016
What does it mean to be unapologetically modest? “To me, it’s taking ownership of your modesty,” said Zahra Aljabri, an observant Muslim, who, along with her husband, James, co-founded Mode-sty.com. It’s an online retailer specializing in modest fashions for women of all faiths, including women who don’t observe any religion at all. “It’s about saying
The Village Players Theater dishes up culinary perfection: An Empty Plate in the Café du Grand Boeuf feeds a comedic appetiteNovember 8, 2016
French food. A touch of film noir. This must be the place: The Café du Grand Boeuf. Imagine. In this restaurant, you may order any dish your heart desires – no matter how complex. The wine list is unmatched. The staff is completely devoted to your every whim. Except, no food will be served this
Pictured left: Founder, Nina Corder and co-founder, Michelle Ansara. Pictured right: group photo. Women of Toledo (WOT) is a local non-profit organization that encourages residents to celebrate diversity and promote inclusion in the Toledo area. Its annual fundraiser is the lively Intercultural Gala, where attendees are invited to sample foods and music from around the
(L-R) Jennifer Hecker with her costume RAIN HUSTLER; Gaffer Girl by Laura Donefer. Photo credit: Heather Ahrens. Ask any fashion addict – it’s not just about a love for clothes. It’s about self-expression. Fashion as wearable art. This month, the art will be placed on a model and sent down the runway at the upcoming
On Wednesday, October 19, Women’s Initiative, an affinity group of United Way, will celebrate its 15-year anniversary with a special event to mark the occasion. The annual fete, “Pursuing Inspiration”, will feature a special keynote speaker— Girls on The Run founder, Molly Barker. The topic of her presentation will be “Put your Passion to Work”.