May 24, 2018 | Patio Party

Spending your long weekend on the patio? Make sure your patio is dressed to impress.  Here’s where to shop for patio decor and accessories. Anthropologie   The Coveted Home Restoration Emporium Sur La Table     Terrasi Living & Scandia Home vomFASS West Elm

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May 1, 2018 | Celebrate Your Grad

Find the Perfect Gift Anthropologie – Jewelry, accessories, home and kitchen decor Apple – Watch accessories, headphones and speakers Charlie Hustle – Local Kansas City gear and a variety of surrounding local colleges HMK – Local gifts, cards and gift wrapping services Paper Source – Cards, office supplies, party decor and gifts Pinstripes – Ties, footwear, suits […]

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April 25, 2018 | Tiptoe Through The Tulips

Shop the latest trends in footwear on the Plaza. Some of the most popular trends we are seeing include mules, loafers, chambray, platforms and embellishments. Aldo Baldwin Market Banana Republic Kate Spade Lucky Brand Michael Kors The Walking Co.  

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April 5, 2018 | Spring Beauty

Don’t forget to do a little spring cleaning in your beauty drawer. Refresh your palettes for the new season. The Plaza is here to help you look your best. Here’s where to shop: The Art of Shaving – Find grooming accessories to spiffy up your beard and skin. bareMinerals – An ideal mix of makeup and […]

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April 2, 2018 | Baseball is Back

The Royals are back! Whether you are meeting your friends to watch the game or gathering at the Plaza before heading to the stadium, we have you covered. Drinks and Dining The Plaza has over 30 restaurants and bars for you to spend time before, during and after the game. Here are a few of […]

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February 27, 2018 | Spring Break Essentials

Make a (Spring) Break for it! Grab a new swimsuit and pair of sunnies and head for the sun. Athleta   Barton Perreira Marine Layer   Nani Nalu Sunglass Hut Tommy Bahama Vineyard Vines Warby Parker

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February 21, 2018 | Breakfast on the Plaza

Whether you are traveling, setting up a morning business meeting, or on the go, the Plaza offers many places for the most important meal of your day. Chaz on the Plaza – Located inside of the Raphael Hotel with an innovative breakfast menu to impress your clients. Classic Cup Cafe – Offering an extensive breakfast menu opening […]

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February 14, 2018 | Polished Pleats

As we are transitioning into spring, we’re seeing pleats in all of our stores. Pleats can add a feminine touch to pants, movement in midi skirts and flare in tops. Here’s a list of where you can find pleats on the Plaza. Anthropologie Chico’s     Eileen Fisher   Evereve Gap Madewell St. John Urban […]

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February 7, 2018 | Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Whether you are picking up a gift or planning a date on the Plaza (which, by the way, we were recently voted “Favorite Romantic Spot” in Kansas City), we are here to help! Here’s great list of ideas for everyone you love. Experiences Hotels – Plan a getaway! Spend the weekend at one of the many hotels […]

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February 2, 2018 | Nordstrom & Shake Shack Announcement

We are so happy to be welcoming Shake Shack in fall of 2018 and Nordstrom in 2021. See the releases below.     Nordstrom Announces Relocation Of Oak Park Mall Store To Country Club Plaza SEATTLE, Feb. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Nordstrom, Inc. today announced plans to relocate its Oak Park Mall store in Overland […]

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January 24, 2018 | Remix Your Routine

Healthy Bites: t.Loft – All natural food and snacks, fresh pressed juices and organic tea. Kona Grill – Fresh ingredients, from scratch. Offering menus for gluten free, vegan and vegetarian lifestyles. Zoës Kitchen – Fresh, Mediterranean ingredients. New healthy options include cauliflower rice bowls and quinoa bowls.   Fitness Classes: Athleta – Featuring a local studio each month for […]

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December 20, 2017 | New Year’s Eve Style Guide

Anthropologie   Banana Republic   Eileen Fisher Evereve Express   Kendra Scott   St. John    Vineyard Vines   White House Black Market  

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December 12, 2017 | Wish List

By: Melanie Knopke It is crunch time for shopping; so if you are in need of some good ideas, I have you covered! I hit up the Country Club Plaza in search of some unique ideas for every person in your life. I have all price points from $8-$8,000! So if you are feeling a […]

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December 7, 2017 | White Out

By: Melanie Knopke A while ago I saw a picture on Pinterest of this gorgeous Swedish fashion blogger (Elin Kling) in head to toe white with a bright lip. Since then I have always wanted to duplicate this look. Just this week, I popped into White House Black Market on the Plaza to scout some things out for clients and I […]

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November 30, 2017 | O’Dowd’s Gastrobar

By: Melanie Knopke O’Dowd’s has been an iconic watering hole on the Country Club Plaza for years. You would be hard pressed not to find someone who has a fond memory of hanging out there; whether it is a warm sunny day on their rooftop or a late night of dancing. O’Dowd’s is a great […]

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October 23, 2017 | The Blues

By: Melanie Knopke I am loving all the maxi skirts we are seeing this season. And really, the pleated ones never get old. You can play around with them and mix and match tops to create a more casual or dressy look. photos by Ruthie Stark These shades of blue caught my eye at H&M when I […]

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October 11, 2017 | Velvet Touch

Decadent, glamorous and powerfully feminine—embrace the virtues of velvet. Check out these velvet finds at our Plaza stores: Anthropologie        Banana Republic          Eileen Fisher       Evereve     Free People         Lucky Brand St. John Knits  

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October 10, 2017 | Let Your Style Run Wild

We’re seeing spots everywhere we look! From belts to handbags, pants to shirts, here’s where you can grab the trendy leopard print on the Country Club Plaza: Anthropologie Chico’s Evereve Francesca’s Gap H&M Kate Spade Madewell Michael Kors St. John   White House Black Market

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October 9, 2017 | Trends for Everyday

By: Melanie Knopke If I buy a “trend” each season, I really want to be able to wear it. I don’t want a one hit wonder.  So, I tend to find on trend items that can work into my life and be worn many different ways. For me, it is all about the fit and […]

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October 3, 2017 | Color Crush: Paprika

By: Melanie Knopke When I was a clothing buyer at Mark Shale, I bought designer collections. One of them being Eileen Fisher. While the silhouettes were not necessarily my style at the time ( I was only in my mid 20’s!) I always appreciated her beautiful fabrics and classic pieces. Eileen Fisher has evolved over the […]

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