On Our Radar: 5.4.24

Exterior of THE NEXT boutique with a neatly manicured green lawn and a sidewalk leading to the entrance, under a bright blue sky dotted with clouds, included in The Scout Guide for stylish destinations.

VISIT: The Northshore continues to be a favorite getaway for New Orleanians. It’s fun to discover local businesses across the lake and it makes you want to travel over there more often. We’re sharing five of our very favorite local businesses in Five Northshore Businesses to Scout. Happy Scouting!

WANT:  Explore Villa Vici’s Spring Custom Upholstery sale, offering 30% off for a limited time! Drop by their Magazine Street showroom to discover what’s in store and allow their design team to assist you in crafting the ideal seating for your home.

LOVE: If you’re looking to gift an experience for Mother’s Day this year, let us recommend a few ideas: interactive art with Abigail Reller Art, a sewing class at Papermaple Studio, a photoshoot with Olivia Grey Pritchard, or a year of monthly hydrafacials at The Covery Wellness Spa. Also, ICYMI, we shared our 2024 Mother’s Day Gift Guide last week, where you can find locally sourced heartfelt gifts for Mom, and we’ve been adding to it.

LEARN: Your summer travel plans are likely solidified but should an extra week suddenly appear available on the calendar, we recommend reaching out to Philip James Travel. You could fill that space up with a trip to Antigua and Barbuda, a two-island Caribbean haven. This twin-island nation boasts beautiful beaches, rich culture, and tons of activities for the family. With years of expertise, Philip can craft a memorable trip for you, taking care of all the planning details.

MEET:  No need to wait for the weekend to shop estate sales. Follow Estately.nola on Instagram for beautiful vintage and modern furnishings and decor finds daily. We are eyeing this chair, this chandelier, and this cornice!