February 2014 Newsletter

Valentine's Day Post
5 Ways to Step Up the Manners in Your Marriage 
When it comes to long term marriage, manners can seem quite elusive. Once you've put in about seven years plus with your spouse sharing living quarters, exhaustive child rearing and/or opinionated in-laws, it's very tempting to bark orders and let your pleases and thank you's slide. Read more...
How to Celebrate Valentine's Day 
as a Single
Not everyone is perfectly paired up for Valentine's Day. Once upon a time, I'm sure even Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie experienced a lonely night or two when the fateful holiday came around and there was no special person waiting for them in the wings. Read more.


  24 Karat Etiquette: Golden Rules from the World's Most Glamorous Zip Code
Looking for a last minute Valentine's Day gift? Give someone the gift of good manners that is both humorous and fun! Purchase your copy online today or visit your nearest Kitson store.

We are in love with February. Not only is it the officlal month of love with it's cornerstone holiday, Valentine's Day, but it is the month here in sunny Los Angeles where we begin to say goodbye to winter and get ready to welcome in spring (apologies to the rest of the country still engulfed in ice and snow).

February kicked off Season 5 of our "Let's Dance!" Cotillion program in its new location at the Beverly Wilshire and we were thrilled with its success! A warm thank you to all the families who attended. If you missed the first session, but would still like to join, please contact us for special pricing and rates.
February also launches our latest program offerings with a wealth of group classes for children, teens and adults, as well as private etiquette consulting to increase confidence in both the personal and professional arenas. Or, if you prefer your coaching by phone, take advantage of a 1-hour phone session and have all your burning etiquette questions and conundrums answered. We are here to help.
Wishing you much love & happiness this holiday!  

♥ Lisa
Beverly Hills Manners, Inc.

"Let's Dance Cotillion" Season #5 Feb-May 2014
New Location at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel 
Beverly Wilshire Hotel
Each session of this 5-part series combines ballroom dance and etiquette instruction. Designed to meet the needs and desires of children today, our friendly and interactive approach provides boys and girls with the social and communication tools to present themselves confidently in any situation. Click here to register now! Accepting VISA & MC enrollment by phone.  Contact us at 310.276.9078.
"Modern Manners" for Kids, Teens & Adults 
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Tired of watching your children eat with their fingers? Bothered by your teen's relentless relationship with their smartphone? Interested in a little added polish for yourself? Don't use these classes as a threat. Everyone can benefit from smoothing out a few ruffled feathers. Sign up now or for more info and pricing email info@beverlyhillsmanners.com.
"Happily Ever After - Nuptials Etiquette"

Engagements and weddings are steeped in tradition. Our nuptials etiquette workshop walks couples through every appropriate step from the engagement announcement to the thank you notes. Ensure your big day is everything you imagined and learn how to address any last minute hiccups with gratitude and grace. For more information and pricing, contact info@beverlyhillsmanners.com.