Archive for November, 2008

“GRAVY” saves you 15% on 11/30 (Sunday) and 12/1 (Monday)

Use the discount code GRAVY when you check out at and save 15% on all purchases on Sunday, November 30 and Monday, December 1.  To receive future discount codes, sign up to receive the Storyville Monthly — our newsletter of Storyville news, updates and special deals for our most loyal supporters.  You can sign [...]

LSU student Melissa O’Brien signs with Storyville Athletics

LSU sophomore Melissa O’Brien of New Orleans is the newest member of Storyville Athletics running club.  O’Brien is a former cross country star at Archbishop Chapelle High School.   Melissa is a veteran of the Mardi Gras Half Marathon in New Orleans and dozens of other road races, including Thursday’s Turkey Trot in Shreveport. Melissa joins [...]

Juan Harvey’s first blog entry

“Why is Josh so tiny?” — Juan Harvey I’m sitting here in Hammond with my ten year-old brother Juan as we prepare to leave to go see family in New Orleans.  I didn’t have anything in particular to write today, so I decided to let Juan write today’s blog entry. Juan’s opening line was what [...]

Happy Thanksgiving from Storyville

From all of us in Storyville, we would like to wish you and yours a happy Thanksgiving.  We’re all about family here in Storyville and Thanksgiving is one of the few times that we’re all together under one roof — in Hammond, Louisiana.  Before the big meal on Thursday, we plan to play a pick up [...]

Welcome to Suzyland and Smileforsuzy… Introducing Suzanne Elizondo

Today, Storyville struck a deal with Austin designer and University of Texas student Suzy Elizondo to begin carrying the artist’s unique “Smileforsuzy” line of earrings. Here’s what Suzy has to say about her creations: “The only kind of jewelry I ever wear is earrings. For me, the funkier and more oddball the better. So I’ve [...]

Storyville Athlete Joey Dembrun completes the Ole Man River half-marathon in New Orleans

On Sunday, Storyville Athlete Joey Dembrun completed his first half marathon — the Ole Man River Half Marathon in New Orleans, Louisiana.  The race, was sponsored by the New Orleans Track Club, took place on Sunday, November 23, beginning and ending at Tad Gormley Stadium in City Park (which also happens to serve as the finish line for the best road race [...]

Preview “Joie de Vivre” — the new Storyville design featuring artwork by Marc Fresh

Storyville is proud to be working with Baton Rouge artist Marc Fresh, the genius behind the hit Tiger Cub design.  Storyville’s first collaboration with Marc Fresh is “Joie de Vivre”, in which Marc puts his personal twist on the Louisiana State Seal.  “Joie de Vivre”, which is French for “joy of life” (the unofficial Louisiana motto) will be [...]

Happy 29th Birthday, Seth Lewis Harvey!

Today is Storyville sibling Seth Harvey’s 29th birthday.  Give him a call or send a text message to (225) 614-4466 (or hit him up on Facebook).  Seth would love to hear from you. Seth made his first mark on the world on November 21, 1979 in Metairie, Louisiana, where he made his grand entrance wearing only [...]

Storyville makes it rain — preview brand new Storyville Originals

      Check out these brand new Storyville designs, which will be unveiled in December 2008 and January 2009.  These designs have been created for Storyville by Jennifer Mitchell (Alove Designs), Rob Blumanthal (Evolinium), Ian Stamatedes (Austin Tree Party) as well as Elizabeth and Gabriel Harvey of Storyville.  Also in the works are Storyville [...]

Website Landmark: 100+ Louisiana & Texas products now on

Two months after launching the new Storyville website, we’ve reached a landmark.  We have now uploaded over 100 items from Louisiana and Texas designers.  That’s big.  At its peak, our old website featured 150 products, a total we hope to surpass by the end of November.  Keep an eye on our little website — at the [...]