What: Roberta Roller Rabbit store opening party.
Where: River Oaks District.
The scoop: Tennessee Ott and Caroline Billipp welcomed a cool-looking group of Houstonians to the grand opening of Roberta Roller Rabbit’s first Houston store. Roberta Freymann, founder of the store that features colorful travel-inspired clothing, accessories and home goods, winged in for the evening, explaining the philosophy behind the brand and offering styling tips to shoppers.
The brand was inspired by a fable of a magical rabbit that Freymann found on a piece of discarded fabric in India. She launched her first store in 2003 with a bohemian collection of colorful hand-block printed kurtas. It has expanded wide array of exotic products for men, women and children, as well as accessories and home furnishings.
Who: Seen in the crowd were Lori Brown, Carson Miller, Trevor Thompson, Cable Jorgenson, Kristina Frankel, Ann Fordham, Maria Helm, Marlo Miller, Ghad Ali, Renate Ferraro, and Mary Cullen Lombardi.