March 30, 2015 10:04 AM

It was a beautiful day at the end of the green when Cypress Bayou CEO Anthony Patrone and his wife, Rose, opened their Le Triomphe home for players and spectators from the Chitimacha Louisiana Open. From a serious spread of fresh eats and cool drinks — who has better connections to great eats than the man at the helm of Cypress? — to a guest list of familiar faces from Amy Jones to Judy Dunn to George Graham with wife Roxanne and daughter Lauren and our own Cherry Fisher May.

The weather was the picture of spring in the Patrone's back yard on the pond. Rose was the picture of spring welcoming summer in a vivid blue ensemble while Naomi Maraist was effortless in neutral hues and a perfect red lip.

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