What: Easter Seals of Greater Houston 17th annual "Hats Off to Mothers" luncheon.
Where: River Oaks Country Club.
The scoop: The ballroom was riveting in a sea of colorful spring hats, ranging from tiny fascinators to grand wide brims, as most among the 350 attending embraced the luncheon theme. Setting the fashion pace, ratcheted up by the Neiman Marcus runway presentation, were luncheon chairs Elizabeth DeLuca, Rochelle Dy, Meredith Johnson, Donna Perillo and Aloysia Schwabe.
Taking bows as honorees were Jamie Broach Byrd, Greta Cherry, Lulu Duyongco, Jo Lynn Falgout, Jordan Folloder, Patricia Acevedo Herrera, Liz Winfield Rigney, Elizabeth Stein, and Megan Sutton-Reed.
Who: Patti Murphy, Bruce Padilla, Jennifer Brown, Mona Kahn, Holly Alvis, Jennifer Arriaga, Noel Wise, Susan Plank, Sybil Roos, Betsy Garlinger, Ginger Bertrand, Allison Cattan and Kathryn Swain.