October 9, 2015
Cartier Opens River Oaks District Boutique with Grand Party
Cartier, one of the first stores to open at the new luxe River Oaks District, recently celebrated its boutique debut with a red-carpet VIP party.
Hundreds of stylishly dressed Houstonians poured through the luxury retailer's chic doors to mingle, sip champagne and browse the fine-jewelry collections. Mercedes Abramo, president and CEO, Cartier North America, and Kari Gonzalez, boutique director, welcomed guests, who attended in support of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Cartier is the exclusive sponsor of the MFAH Leadership Circle.
The party also celebrated the launch of the new 24-piece Paris Nouvelle Vague collection.
VIPs were ushered to the after-party under a big tent in the district's courtyard area. Special musical guest was the soulful Brooklyn singer Grace Weber, dressed in a chic red jumpsuit.
Spotted in the crowd: Gary Tinterow,MFAHdirector; Diane Lokey Farb; Cindy and Dr.Franklin Rose; Bob and Gracie Cavnar; Leisa Holland-Nelson; Laura Max Rose; Cerónand Todd Fiscus; Issa Chou; and Cara Crafton
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