The Art of Great Fashion CARNEVALE Silent Auction Listing


1.  IT’S ALL ABOUT DINING OUT  – The wonderful eclectic Toucan Café has donated a $100 gift certificate for your dining pleasure.  In the mood for Mexican…use your $50 gift certificate from Jalapenos.  Ready for a juicy organic beef burger, use your $40 gift certificate from Green Truck Pub to satisfy your hunger. Value:  $190

2.  ENJOY THE BEAUTY OF SAVANNAH – You will be pampered with a 2 night stay at the Inn at Ellis Square valued at $450.  In addition, 17 Hundred 90 Inn & Restaurant will be hosting you for a 3 course meal for 2 people valued at $100.  The next night you can use your $50 gift certificate for a delicious meal at Garibaldi Restaurant. Value:  $600

3.  AN ARGENTINE PARRILLA PARTY – This will be a lively evening at a seated dinner for 10 people at The Landings home of Rosaleen Roxburgh.  Empanadas, mixed grilled meats with chorizos and various side dishes including Argentine wines will be served.  David Allen, from One Tango Heart and his partner will dance the Tango for your entertainment. Donated by Mary Canavan and Rosaleen Roxburgh Value: $1,000

4.  “AN EVENING IN PARIS” – Eight fortunate guests will enjoy an elegant 6 course French Bistro dinner paired with French wines and champagne.  The dinner will be at the home of Barbara Coley, 15 Little Comfort Road at The Landings. Donated by Brenda Day and Barbara Coley. Value:  $800

5.  DINE IN OR DINE OUT – A gourmet dinner selected by Gourmet Everyday including an appetizer, entrée and dessert valued at $100 will be delivered to your home…no cooking tonight.  The rage is Sage Restaurant where you will enjoy a four course Chef tasting for 4 people valued at $150.  Leoci’s Trattoria has created a fabulous gift basket valued at $150 containing their own prepared Raspberry Jalapeno Jam, Sweet Vidalia Onion Relish, Sweet Baby Beets, locally freshly Ground Coffee, Aged Balsamic Vinagrette and Red Pepper Infused Olive Oil. Value:  $400

6.  VALENTINE TEA FOR 20 – Invite a special group of friends for a Valentine Day tea at 3 p.m. at the home of Lynnetta Hartson, 6 Anglers Court (The Landings). Enjoy finger sandwiches, scones, sponge cake, strawberries and cream and, of course, hot tea and sherry. Donated by Lynnetta Hartson. Value:  $300

7.  SAVANNAH THEATRE has donated 2 adult tickets to one of their funfilled performances.  After the show walk over to The Public Kitchen at 1 W. Liberty and enjoy a relaxing dinner using your $60 gift certificate. Value:  $110

8.  “WHERE’S THE BEEF”  – Hunter Cattle Co. in Brooklet , GA is treating you to a steak dinner for 2 that includes their all natural Porterhouse steaks valued at $75.  Steak calls for wine and Savannah Wine Cellar is providing a Wine Gift Basket and Tasting Card valued at $100. Value:  $175

9.  RING IN THE NEW YEAR – The Olde Pink House invites you to celebrate 2013 in one of Savannah’s oldest richest rooms.  This celebration for 6 guests will be held  in their authentic bank vault and will include a six course menu inspired by the different eras over the last 230 years that truly represent the history of the home.   At the stroke of midnight with confetti floating and champagne popping start the next 230 years of celebration at The Olde Pink House. Value:  $1,000

10. ATTENTION FOOD CONNOISSEURS – Brasserie 529 is donating a five course tasting for 6 guests.  Known for their superb French Cuisine this should prove to be a most elegant evening. Value:  $600

11. A DELIGHTFUL DAY ON BROUGHTON STREET – Begin your day with lunch for two (tax included) at the charming Tea Room valued at $32.10.  Just a few steps away is The Globe Shoe Co. where your can purchase that special pair of shoes with your $100 gift certificate.  As you browse down Broughton stop in Savannah Bee Company and purchase some of their delectable honey products with your $30 gift certificate.  Value: $162.10

12. SHOP SANDFLY – Clifton’s Dry Cleaners, Inc. has generously donated two $50 gift certificates.  Sandfly Custom Framing – Jody Weaver has given an interesting print plus a $25 gift certificate to use toward your framing needs.  Lunch time it’s over to Loc’s Chicken and Waffles   with a $20 gift certificate followed by a $5 dessert at Isle of Yo’ Frozen Yogurt. Value:  $175

13. LET’S COOK – Chef Darin Schnert at 700 Kitchen School at Mansion on Forsyth Park invites 2 aspiring chefs to join him in one his hands-on classes while enjoying the flavors of your work (Value $200).  The Salt Table has donated a $25 gift certificate in a gift box with salt and sugar samples totaling $40.  Fresh Market has created a wonderful gift basket filled with specialty items valued at $75. Value:  $315

14. EXCLUSIVE GALLERY & STUDIO TOUR – Renown artist Preston Russell will guide 20 guests through a special tour of his gallery and studio.  A sumptuous cocktail buffet to include poached salmon, beef & pork tenderloin and all the trimmings donated by Ann and Dudley Koontz and Nancy Minor.  He has also donated a familiar signed print.  Kim Brown/Behind the Glass Framing has donated $100 gift certificate toward custom framing of your choice. Donated by Barbara & Preston Russell, Ann & Dudley Koontz, Nancy Minor        Value:  $1,800


15. RUTH’S CHRIS STEAK HOUSE – Two guests will be treated to dinner with  food and wine pairings designed by the Executive Chef…the platter will be sizzling and the flavors flowing. Value:  $200

16. COCKTAIL BUFFET IN QUEEN ANNE VICTORIAN HOME – Louisa and Steve Buckner have graciously opened their home at 611 Whitaker.  What a treat it will be for 25 guests to see this historical award-winning Queen Anne Victorian home and enjoy a sumptuous Cocktail Buffet (including wine) prepared by The Art of Great Fashion committee.  You are invited to walk through the landscaped courtyard, relax on the rambling side porch overlooking Forsyth Park or find a comfortable spot inside the most carefully restored home. Donated by Louise & Steve Buckner / The Art of Great Fashion Committee  Value:  $2,500


17. TELFAIR MEMBERSHIP – Begin enjoying  Telfair Museums with your membership for 2 including a hardbound copy of the Permanent Collection highlights.  The Telfair Museums Store has donated “The Offering of the Angels” exhibition catalog from the Uffizi Gallery for your enjoyment.  While visiting the Telfair enjoy a lovely meal at A.Lure with your $50 gift certificate. Value:  $195

18. ALL ABOUT ME – Greener Grass is pampering you with a gift certificate for a color and hair cut plus a Keune Care Line shampoo, conditioner and treatment valued at $200.  Take some time to shop for that special item with your $100 gift certificate from Gaucho Too. Value:   $300 

19. MY SPECIAL CHILD – Well-known Golf Professional, Nicole Weller is offering a half hour golf lesson including a Weller Sports Venture book for children ages 4-8+ valued at $58.95.  Head over to Gigi’s Cupcakes later and use your gift certificate valued at $35.31 for 1 dozen cupcakes.  And more entertainment follows when Starlight Pottery treats you to a $25 gift. Value:  $119.26

20. CREATIVITY AND CUDDLING – Four guests are invited to an Art Bash Party at an Open Art Party to create your own masterpiece valued at $140.  Your special little gal will love her monogrammed size 4T P.J.s while she cuddles with her doll and reads her new fun book  from Robyn’s Nest valued at $126. Value:  $266

21. MY GUY – Your special man will enjoy a shopping $100 spree at John B. Rourke, Inc. followed by a visit to Fleet Feet using your $50 gift certificate.  ARC has donated a $150 gift card to use in their unique store for all your needed specialties.  He can relax that evening sipping this Scotch specially boxed including glasses donated by Sally Hammond and enjoy a cigar from the selection donated by Ye Ole Tobacco Shop valued at a $143. Value:  $443

22. PAMPER YOURSELF – Spend some time shopping in Bleu Belle with your $100 gift certificate and then head over to Salon Eden for a special style using your $50 gift card.  Head over to Sandfly and pick up the perfect black leather purse donated by Sweet Tea – Lisa McCaslin valued at $98 and the great necklace ($56) donated by The Pink Door – Christy Bunton. Value:  $304

23. CULTURE AND DINING – You will enjoy 2 tickets to the Season Finale “Saint-SAENS and Beethoven” donated by Savannah Philharmonic on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at the Lucas Theatre ($110).  Dine later at the elegant 45 Bistro using your $100 gift card. Value:  $210

24. BONEFISH GRILL – Bonefish Grill has donated a most generous $ 300 gift certificate for you to use for a special dining experience. Value:  $300

25. BROUGHTON STREET GIFTS – Terra Cotta has donated a $149 lovely yellow rondell necklace with a sterling silver closure.  Enjoy a gift basket of natural soaps, scrubs, soy candles and moisturizer plus a $20 gift certificate from Nourish totaling $60.  Walk a few steps to Gap-Kress Building shopping with your $50 gift card. Value:  $259

26. CHILD’S PACKAGE – Savannah Baby Co. has donated a fun Balance Bike to keep that little one occupied ($110) and Sara Jane has a special Pink Poodle Gift basket filled with lots of items valued at $115. Value:  $225

27. FASHION AND MORE – Select a special fashion with the $75 gift certificate from Inga.  If your favorite outfit no longer fits or you have a unique design in mind, your $100 gift certificate from Kori Urso/Couture Tailoring for alterations or custom clothing will be perfect. Value:  $175

28. HEY GIRL FRIEND – A gift certificate from B Street Salon for you and your girl friend for 2 blowdry sessions will be a styling treat in addition to a gift bag of filled with hair products. Value:  $200

29. FOOD & ART – Sundae Café on Tybee Island has donated a $50 gift certificate for enjoyment of one of their specially created entrees.  A colorful wooden flamingo carving from Go Fish Clothing & Jewelry will brighten up your room. Value:  $82

30. A NEW ME – Shear Elegance Salon will create a new look with a foil and hair cut session valued at $125.  Put on a new face with this product basket from Mary Kay/Leonara Elliot valued at $265 plus a 25% discount quarterly for one year. Value:  $390

31. ADORNED & STYLED – Ruth Gianino at Rob’s at Drayton Tower has a new hair cut in mind for you valued at a $55.  This silver and stone Dolma necklace worth $125 from Tabby Boutique will be a great accent on that special outfit. Value:  $180

32. TREAT YOURSELF – Karaline Meese at Rob’s at Drayton Tower has a new hair cut style in mind for you ($55) and Mary McCarthy has a donated a beautiful $100 Marcasite necklace and earring set to adorn your outfit.  Everyone needs a Vera Bradley tote bag ($84) and C.J. Hallmark has selected the perfect one for you. Value:  $239

33. FASHION ETC. – Mamie Ruth/Emily Bargeron has donated a custom designed dress from the Mamie Ruth clothing and jewelry line valued at $150 that will set off your new hair cut ($55) styled by Jessica Bonner at Rob’s at Drayton Tower. Value: $205

34. INDULGE YOURSELF – Finishing Touches Day Space at The Landings Village has a  $45 “Express Facial” waiting for you that includes cleanse, exfoliate and moisture and masque for your specific skin type.  Step next door to Village Hair Design and enjoy a manicure and pedicure valued at $75.  Small Pleasures has donated a Sterling Silver Dogwood Pin ($100) that will be forever. Value:  $220

35. A GARDEN PARTY PERHAPS – The historic Owens-Thomas House could be the place for your next special event.  This donation covers the rental for a perfect venue in the Owens-Thomas House garden.  Just call your favorite caterer and your plans are set. Value:  $2000

36. OVERNIGHT AND MORE – West Park Vacation Rentals/Diana Palumbo is offering you a 3 night week day overnight stay in a charming one bedroom, one bathroom carriage house on beautiful Forsyth Park which accommodates up to 4 guests valued at $470.  While you’re in town, pamper yourself at Poseidon Spa at Mansion on Forsyth Park with a signature facial ($125).  A gift certificate for $100 for dinner at Local 11 Ten will be a perfect ending to the day. Value:  $695

37. “ATELIER ROSE” – This beautiful pin was created by Barbara Lucas from hand dyed satin ribbon and is entitled “Fierenze Sunset” 2013 Collection. Value:  $75

38. JAMES HOGAN – You will love this Hunter Boot Company’s yellow and white leather “Cara” tote that was donated by James Hogan. Value: $395

39. CUSTOM HANDBAG – Satchel has created this custom made exotic hair on hide calfskin “Pistolette” style bag with metallic black detail especially for you. Value: $275

40. BEJEWELED – Harkleroad Diamonds & Fine Jewelry has donated this lovely Tauka necklace of Citrine and Smokey Quartz that will be a wonderful addition to your jewelry collection. Value: $524

41. JUST FOR ME – Red Clover has selected just for you this handbag and lovely silk scarf valued at $100.  You will be treated to a special session at Hollywood’s getting that perfect haircut and color ($125) Value: $225


42. ACCESSORIZED IN STYLE – Marilyn Sheridan has donated a one of a kind belt designed and created by Pam Turek and Gail Molzahn that will be a definite “eye catcher” valued at $125.  This custom designed Sabella clutch from Oleaner is in beautiful red lambskin leather with a python printed cotton sateen lining finished with a metallic gold zipper closure (incl. organic cotton duct bag) is valued at $310. Value: $535

43. ONE OF A KIND HANDBAG – Sally Hammond has donated this handbag made by women in a village in Africa which supports an orphanage.  It is made from old tee shirts and rags which have been dyed and woven into these unique bags. Value:  $200

45. “ATELIER ROSE” – This beautiful pin was created by Barbara Lucas from dyed satin ribbon and is entitled “Carnavale” 2013 Collection. Value:  $75

46. PET PORTRAIT ETC. – Savannah artist, Lee Forbes, will paint a 11” x 14” acrylic portrait of your pet (1) which you can cherish forever. Value: $400

47. UGA FANS – Punch & Judy has donated a University of Georgia umbrella stroller for your tiny tot Value: $35

48. “CARNEVALE” IN GLASS – Jonathan Poirier of Drayton Glassworks has created this beautiful hand blown bowl in colors reflective of “Carnevale”. Value: $100

49. SIGHTSEEING ANYONE – Savannah Custom Tours has donated  a private historical overview walking tour of Savannah’s picturesque historic district including the riverfront where Savannah began and some of it’s most famous squares featuring historic highlights and fun facts about “Georgia’s First City”.  This will be approximately 2-1/2 hour and is limited to 8 guests. Value: $350

50. UNIQUE ART – Frosty Montgomery has donated one her unique painting created from was, acrylic and paper. Value: $250

51. CHRISTINE HALL – Do you want to cherish the moments of an upcoming event?  Christine Hall is donating a photo session and print credit for the lucky winner of this donation. Value: $350


52. AVALON APPRAISAL – Would you like to know the value of a piece of estate, antique or costume jewelry you have in your collection?  Why not have a wine and cheese party and have your friends bring that special item. Beth Kintsler will give you some history and estimated values on those unique pieces from the past. Value:  $240

53. HISTORY BUFFS – The Georgia Historical Society has donated a 1 year membership that includes subscriptions to Georgia Historical Quarterly, Magazine Georgia History Today.  Plus you will be invited to lectures, book signings, historical marker dedications and member’s only events. Value: $55

54. LYDIA BISHOP – New to Savannah artist, Lydia Bishop, has donated a painting entitled “Three’s a Crowd” reflective of our Low Country area. Value: $225

55. DAVENPORT HOUSE & MUSEUM – These 2 framed prints and book “Shrimps, Collards & Grits” bring Savannah to mind.                           Value: $100

56. BOB HARMAN, SR. – This beautiful original watercolor was created by local artist, Bob Harman, Sr.  This painting is a very traditional and famous style of horse painting that is strictly Chinese.  Mr. Harman found it fascinating that the Chinese artists used only one stroke to paint an entire part of the horse which is an honored animal by the Chinese and a symbol of persistence, swiftness and intelligence. Value: $1200

57. GAIL WICKSTROM – Gail has captured the magic of Ossabaw Island in this beautiful oil painting. Value: $150

58. LOCAL COLOR – This matted, signed/numbered limited edition Giclee print on fine art papers done by Becky Frame is entitled “Fire in the Sky” (includes $25 toward custom framing). Value: $100

59. MARY ELLEN FOX – The feeling is there in this acrylic painting by Mary Ellen Fox entitled “Some Day You Will Fly”. Value:  $75


60. IN THE PAST – This original oil painting donated by Sally Hammond entitled “Summertime ‘57’ ” brings back fond memories. Value:  $350


61. TOUCANS  – This numbered Toucan print by Karl Zerbe was donated by Dr. Frank Davis.  Zerbe was a German born American painter.  He taught at Florida State University in the 1950s and became involved in the development of the Lemoyne Art Center and Foundation. It was for this organization that he made this silk screen print.  He had a penchant for painting Toucans and this print, one of his latest works is signed and numbered.  Zerbe died in Tallahassee in November 1972. Value: $1200

62. FRED LANGLEY – This 11 x 14 photograph entitled “A Storm Coming” is a reminder of the weather in Savannah.  Fred has a way of capturing the priceless beauty of our dramatic, ever-changing area. Value: $195

63. AND THERE WAS LIGHT – Circa Lighting donated this Ralph Lauren antique nickel table lamp. Value: $525

64. ORIENTAL FLAIR – This set of 2 Oriental wall decorations in shadowbox  frames would add a special touch to your home.   Anonymous donor. Value: $400

65. VILLA SAVANNAH – This beautiful lamp donated by Villa Savannah will light up that special space in your room. Value: $99

66. KITCHENWARE OUTFITTERS – This unique pedestal bowl by artist, Tena Payne, was donated by Kitchenware Outfitters.  It would be a great addition to any room….fill it with fruit or let it stand on its own. : $249.95

67. ASIAN VASE – An anonymous donor has given this lovely Celedon vase from South Korea which would be nice to add to your collection. Value: $180

68. THE COTTAGE SHOP, BEVERLY REYNOLDS – The Cottage Shop has donated this wonderful set of three ceramic canisters painted with a lovebird motif. They are off-white, trimmed with cornflower blue and accents in green & yellow.  This set is sure to cheer up any kitchen counter. Value: $85

69. SPORTS ENTHUSIASTS – Bobby Thompson is a familiar name to baseball fans “Shout Heard Around the World”.  Willie Hughes has donated this framed and autographed “1951 New York Giant” baseball jersey. Value: $500

70. BASEBALL FANS – This framed and signed Bobby Thompson print donated by Willie Hughes will be a great addition to your baseball memorabilia. Value: $300

71. WILLIAM S. JESSUP – If you love Savannah scenery, you will recognize this River Street scene watercolor painting donated by William S. Jessup. Value: $350  

72. TIFFANI TAYLOR GALLERY – Enjoy the lovely note cards donated by Tiffani Taylor and take time to use this $250 gift certificate towards the purchase of one of her beautiful paintings valued at $500 or more. Value: $270

73. ATTENTION KNITTERS – The Frayed Knot has donated a beginning knit class for you and 2 friends.  Will it be a scarf, sweater or socks for your spouse? Value: $80

74. GOLF ANYONE? – The Club at Savannah Harbor has donated a round of golf for a foursome of enthusiasts at the course on Hutchinson Island.   You are treated also to 4 golf caps, 2 dozen golf balls and a Southern Tides golf shirt. Value: $1,225

75.  BRIDGE PARTY & LUNCH FOR 12 – Organize your friends for a perfect day of bridge at the magnificent home of Sandy and Dewees Showell overlooking the Eastern marsh at The Landings.  At lunch time, you will be served a delicious meal created by Jozef’s Fine Catering.  Was that bid 7 no trump?  Value: $600

CARLISLE/Per Se Every lady loves shopping and what fun it will be using this $100 gift certificate to select that perfect item.


Values:  Priceless

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