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  • 20-40-60 Etiquette: Can I call when people don't RSVP?

    BY CALLIE ATHEY, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE | Published: Mon, Aug 31, 2015

    The Oklahoman's 20-40-60 etiquette crew discuss whether it's OK to call when people haven't RSVP'ed for an event. Linda Miller has the guest answer.

  • If the shoe fits....Marion Parke at Balliet's

    Helen Ford Wallace | Updated: Sun, Aug 30, 2015

    Barbara Jansen, Marion Parke, Linda Garrett.   Luxury footwear designer Marion Parke brought her 2016 Spring/Summer shoe collection by the same name to Balliet's and friends dropped by to see her and the shoes. It was a pre-order event since the shoes are not yet in the stores and won't...

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Aug. 30

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@Oklahoman.com | Published: Sun, Aug 30, 2015

    Couples Shower, Reception, Reunion, Rehearsal Dinner

  • Holiday and Fall Hair styles by Jennifer McCharen---Parties Extra!

    Helen Ford Wallace | Updated: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    [brightcove]4448950083001[/brightcove] Jennifer McCharen with Rutz Salon talks about the hottest hair style trends for fall and the holidays on Parties Extra! Paige Dillard, Jennifer McCharen, Dave Morris at The Oklahoman's video studio for Parties Extra! (Photo by Helen Ford Wallace).

  • Oklahoma Senior Lives with Stitches

    Keith Dobbs | Updated: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    One stitch at a time...and then sometimes she undoes it!

  • A model of happiness in Oklahoma

    By Heather Warlick Life & Style Editor Hwarlick@Oklahoman.com  | Published: Thu, Aug 27, 2015

    Jonathan Thiery doesn’t really have a modeling career, he said. The 21-year-old Edmond Memorial High School graduate just enjoys being in front of people.

  • 20-40-60 Etiquette---Table manners for the nose

    Helen Ford Wallace | Published: Mon, Aug 24, 2015

    To ask an etiquette question, email Helen: hwallace@oklahoman.com YOU ASK! WE ANSWER! YOU DECIDE! By Callie Athey, Lillie-Beth Brinkman, Helen Ford Wallace QUESTION: Your sensible feature on manners and etiquette is always enjoyable, addressing as it does so many often overlooked pleasantries...

  • Of Character: Woman answers a mother's call for help

    By Heather Warlick  Staff Writer  hwarlick@Oklahoman.com  | Updated: Mon, Aug 24, 2015

    Candace Zaslaw said her life changed when she became a foster parent. She had the time, treasure and talent to make a big difference to a family in desperate need.

  • 20-40-60 Etiquette: That's snot funny

    BY CALLIE ATHEY, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE | Published: Mon, Aug 24, 2015

    What should you do if you have to sneeze or blow your nose while at the dining table? Yvette Walker has the guest answer.

  • Patty Casteel celebrated her birthday recently in Oklahoma City

    Helen Ford Wallace | Updated: Sun, Aug 23, 2015

    Patty Casteel in birthday glasses and hat, Linda Casteel, Jacob Ahpeatone, Jaxon Casteel. (Photos by Helen Ford Wallace).   Patty Casteel celebrated her 70th birthday at Sophabella's. A no-host Italian dinner was served and guests danced to the music of Denise Smith, Talk of the Town....

  • Parties, Etc.: Aug. 23: Helen Ford Wallace

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@Oklahoman.com | Published: Sun, Aug 23, 2015

    Bridal Luncheon, Birthday, Reunion, Art Exhibit

  • Argus Hamilton will headline show at Will Rogers Theatre in Oklahoma City

    By Heather Warlick Staff Writer hwarlick@oklahoman.com | Published: Wed, Aug 19, 2015

    Argus Hamilton will be greeting his friends, family and countrymen on his hometown stomping grounds for "Argus at the Will," a Friday night comedy performance at the Will Rogers Theatre in Oklahoma City, a venue named for Hamilton’s comedic role model.

  • Amy Bankhead and Natasha Newmann--- Medical Alliance- Kitchen Tour---Oklahoma City--- Parties Extra! Video

    Updated: Wed, Aug 19, 2015

    [brightcove][brightcove]4429940520001[/brightcove][/brightcove] Amy Bankhead and Natasha Neumann talk about Medical Alliance on Parties Extra! (Photo by Helen Ford Wallace).

  • Is it "High Tea" or "Aftenoon Tea?"---20-40-60 Etiquette in Oklahoma City

    Updated: Mon, Aug 17, 2015

    YOU ASK! WE ANSWER! YOU DECIDE! (Editor's note: Columnist Callie Gordon was married to Matthew Athey on Saturday at the Christ the King Catholic Church. Her new byline is Callie Athey.) By Callie Athey, Lillie-Beth Brinkman, Helen Ford Wallace QUESTION: I am planning a tea for my...

  • 20-40-60 Etiquette: Which tea for me?

    BY CALLIE ATHEY, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE For The Oklahoman | Updated: Mon, Aug 17, 2015

    The 20-40-60 Etiquette columnists share what they learned in response to a question about the difference between high tea and afternoon tea.

  • The boy who could fly: A story of reading God's signs

    By Heather Warlick Staff Writer hwarlick@oklahoman.com | Updated: Sun, Aug 16, 2015

    Jesse Cradduck overcame a rough childhood, a truncated elementary education and the inability to read to earn a doctorate degree and become a successful pastor and author.

  • Oklahoma City woman's shame becomes hope to inspire others

    By Heather Warlick Staff Writer hwarlick@oklahoman.com | Updated: Sun, Aug 16, 2015

    Lisa Patterson, 46, of Oklahoma City, had a secret until she shared it during an event to promote United Way of Central Oklahoma and Community Literacy Center.

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Aug. 16

    By HELEN FORD WALLACE Society Editor | Published: Sun, Aug 16, 2015

    HONORING LAURA Bridal shower/brunch: Laura Nauman was honored at a garden-themed bridal shower in the home of Kelly Pearson. Co-hostesses were Sally Boyd and Hannah Scandy. Menu: A mimosa bar featured juices and fresh fruits for mixing with Prosecco, and brunch was three varieties of...

  • 20-40-60 Etiquette---I need my shoes!

    Updated: Thu, Aug 13, 2015

    YOU ASK! WE ANSWER! YOU DECIDE! (To ask an etiquette question, please email Helen at hfsok@aol.com) By Callie Gordon, Lillie-Beth Brinkman, Helen Ford Wallace QUESTION: When I went to visit my friends, they asked me to take my shoes off when I came inside their house. Is this a new custom?...

  • Parties Extra! Video---Jane Kelly and Patrick Kelly from JJ Kelly Bridal Salon

    Updated: Tue, Aug 11, 2015

    [brightcove][brightcove]4414706757001[/brightcove][/brightcove] Jane Kelly and Patrick Kelly talk about wedding dresses and debutante dresses and Idoappointments on Parties Extra!




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