BAGS THAT WORK

These days, busy professionals need one functional bag that isn’t overtly utilitarian for toting around essentials both personal and business related.

Zambesi Crocodile Effect Briefcase

Zambesi Crocodile Effect Briefcase

These stylish bags will take you from home to office to after-hours day after day and maybe even out of town for the weekend.

Zambesi Crocodile Effect Briefcase ($1,251)

Break free from the conventional briefcase with this fashion-meets-function accessory […]

ON THE MOVE

DESIGN HOUSE PACKS UP AND MOVES TO SANDY SPRINGS

Serving customers in Inman Park since 2010, Nandina Home & Design recently made the move to a new retail location in Sandy Springs. The store features a selection of highend furniture, rugs, lighting, accessories and art, as well as a full-service design atelier where interior designers collaborate with clients on home designs.

“When we made the decision to move, […]

NEWS CLIPS – MARCH / APRIL 2018

REESE WITHERSPOON BRINGS CELEBRITY STYLE TO BUCKHEAD

Located in the Shops Around Lenox, Draper James, Reese Witherspoon’s Southern-inspired fashion and lifestyle brand, opened its first Atlanta location recently with a lively grand opening celebration. The Academy Award winning actress attended the event wearing her own label, as did her celebrity friends, including actress Amy Smart, Spanx founder Sara Blakely and author Emily Giffin. The 1,829-square-foot store is […]

MOUNTAINS TO MOAB

Pack your sense of adventure for a trip to Utah’s Montage Deer Valley

The Montage Deer Valley resort is nestled in the mountains above Salt Lake City.

The Montage Deer Valley resort is nestled in the mountains above Salt Lake City.

As the tiny private plane soared above the mountains, still dappled with winter snow, and headed toward the red rocks of Moab, Utah, I tried […]

A SUMMER CAMP PRIMER

QUESTIONS TO ASK WHEN CHOOSING YOUR KIDS’ CAMP PROVIDER

A day at Trinity School Summer Camp includes swimming and other fun sports.

Parents put a lot of time and energy into researching child care options for their children, but that same effort doesn’t always go into where the kiddos will attend summer camp. Recommendations from friends are a big plus, but parents should do their […]

15 MINUTES WITH TIM AND MARIA RESUTA

“We originally wanted to open a winery,” confesses Tim Resuta, the co-founder of Atlanta’s first craft cidery.

“We thought it would be a great chapter two for us. But we discovered that if you don’t have $25 million to get into the wine game, you’re not in the game.” So instead of grapes, Tim and his wife, Maria, focused on apples, opening UrbanTree Cidery on Howell Mill […]

Women on a Mission

Orthopedic surgeons change lives

Volunteer Sylvia Tylka with a grateful patient at a hospital in the Congo.

Volunteer Sylvia Tylka with a grateful patient at a hospital in the Congo.

Buckhead resident Sylvia Tylka became involved with Women Orthopaedist Global Outreach (WOGO) when her daughter’s best friend, Dr. Robyn Hakanson, helped found the organization to provide free reconstruction procedures in under served countries. An intrepid Atlanta […]

DIVE IN FOR THE DAY

Orlando’s Discovery Cove lets visitors be part of the watery scene

The crystal blue waters of a lazy river and lagoon invite visitors to relax and soak up the Florida sun.

The crystal blue waters of a lazy river and lagoon invite visitors to relax and soak up the Florida sun.

For someone who’s mad about the beach, and who makes an annual pilgrimage to some […]

ORLANDO’S RESORT FOR WORK AND PLAY

The ultimate O-Town hotel for mixing business and pleasure

The lavish Orlando World Center Marriott sprawls out over 200 acres.

The lavish Orlando World Center Marriott sprawls out over 200 acres.

A recent visit to the Orlando World Center Marriott, a 200-acre resort just a stone’s throw from Walt Disney World and other top Florida theme parks, proved a perfect way to unwind while still being […]

Everything Is Swell

Creating a socially conscious business

Brooke Henze donates a portion of the sales from her Sandy Springs store, The Swell Shop, to local children's charities.

Brooke Henze donates a portion of the sales from her Sandy Springs store, The Swell Shop, to local children’s charities.

When Brooke Henze of Sandy Springs decided to launch her own online business, Swell Forever, she wanted it to be unique […]