Adding an on-trend belt to your wardrobe is an easy way to update your look. K.Renee just got in a bunch of stylish Suzi Roher belts to help you with this quick fix. The boutique also is hosting a fun event this Thursday called “Spring Cleaning Your Wardrobe.” Learn what to keep, what to trash, [...]
Punk rocker-turned-painter Alex Brown may not be well-known locally, but his abstract works have drawn international acclaim.
In each issue of dsm, “The List” consists of the names of metro residents who share something in common, such as a physical characteristic, possession, passion, talent or personality trait. The primary purpose of this feature is to have fun but also to add a little intrigue and mystery to our mix. At our 10th [...]
What is tops in Des Moines? You tell us. Take the following poll to vote for the metro area’s top spots for dining, playing, shopping and more. Don’t delay; the deadline is Feb. 14. Results will be announced in our May issue. We appreciate your participation!
This year’s honorees share what inspires them, how they have fun and what they hope their legacy will be. Introduction by Rich Willis of Willis Auto Campus. Video by Jacob Moyer with Luminary Creative.
dsm is pleased to honor the recipients of the second annual Sages Over 70 award: Richard “Red” Brannan, Johnny Danos, Nolden Gentry, David Hurd, Mary Kramer, R.W. and Mary Nelson, and Tom Urban. Please join us in recognizing this year’s honorees, 5-7 p.m. Nov. 14 at the World Food Prize Hall of Laureates. Proceeds will benefit [...]
Baru 66 Chef David Baruthio and Wini Moranville, Des Moines cookbook author and freelance food writer, are teaming up the month of October to offer menus based on cuisine de bonne femme. Bonne femme literally means “the good wife,” but in French, cuisine de bonne femme refers to the simple but splendid meals that French people enjoy on a [...]
With the huge successes of Restaurant Week (just wrapped up it’s 5th year) and Salon & Spa Week (new in Spring 2012) dsm Magazine introduces a fresh new event dsmFASHION WEEK to Des Moines showcasing the seasons hottest trends, celebrating local shops and rewarding customers!
For its sixth year, Artstop has been re-energized and re-imagined, with an expanded format and new events. Instead of taking place in one weekend, Artstop is now a two-week, three-weekend celebration, Sept. 14-29. Two cultural and entertainment districts are featured each weekend: Court Avenue and Historic East Village was Sept. 14-15; the Roosevelt neighborhood and [...]