A security guard walks outside the Sursock Museum in Beirut on June 27, 2008. Achrafieh boasts some of Beirut's most magnificent mansions owned by the Sursock family. The Sursock Museum was once a private home built in 1912 and now is host to an impressive permanent art collection. The house had a splendid garden that kept it apart from its closest neighbour, also another Sursock mansion. But recently the garden was razed to allow for the construction of a 25-storey apartment block that will stand between the two mansions.
You go to work in it, shop in it and probably rely on it to make a stylish entrance, so your rainwear must always be fabulous ... The 1950s-style duster coat prevailed on the catwalks for spring. It's a splendid style for a full-skirted dress or tight pencil skirts. It also works with lean trousers and architectural sheaths.
At the very beginning of every marriage through a wedding dress is more than just splendid attire for a bride; it is the finery of love too
Amazing T-shirts have always been the core of the Splendid brand ... Based on the success of our tee business, we recognized people love the softness and comfort of cotton. So we expanded our assortment to include jackets, sweaters, dresses and pants. Our customer loves Splendid’s approach to casual, effortless style, which is achievable largely in part to our use of cotton.More quotes »
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Outfit: The Multi-tasker
all the years I’ve had this Splendid skirt/dress, I’ve never worn it as a dress, which is surprising, because I LOVE any piece of clothing that serves two purposes. I didn’t wear it as a dress, because I thought I resembled a stuffed sausage trying to wear from Grechen’s Closet Read more »
Giveaway: Win A Limited Edition "Zelda Collection" from Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
out your cocktail shakers; the countdown to the premiere of The Great Gatsby has begun. And in celebration, Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is releasing a limited edition "Zelda Collection." Inspired by biographies of Zelda Fitzgerald, Jeni created four flavors from Serious Eats Read more »
Stripes and More Stripes.. Simply Splendid
does not disappoint. Amongst the great basics, you can find simple stripes, bold colors and muted pastels. We love pairing the separates with denim. Swim, accessories, mens, and kids have made Splendid the ultimate effortlessly chic lifestyle brand. from Mama’s A Rolling Stone Read more »
Fresh eats offer a taste of spring
we can’t have spring, we can at least eat it. Here are some spring-evoking dishes from “The Splendid Table’s” Lynne Rosetto Kasper: • “Microgreens are very spendy but, boy, do they make you think of spring. You can grill vegetables and spread microgreens on from Minneapolis Star Tribune Read more »
Double Up on Your Floral-Print Styling, the Drew Barrymore Way
for Spring florals not once, but twice at the Fashion and Beauty Blog Conference in LA yesterday. First, she tucked this Splendid floral tee ($78) into geometric-print tuxedo trousers, then completed her mixed-print look with white pumps. It didn't stop there, from Bella Sugar Read more »