3 May, 2018

SPRING FEVER

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Now in its second year, CURE Childhood Cancer’s festive Spring Fever event attracted a crowd of 450- plus patrons for a night of revelry at The Stave Room inside American Spirit Whiskey Distillery.

Attendees were treated to signature cocktails from Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Patrón Tequila and Coopers’ Craft Bourbon, and dined on a menu that included everything from South City Kitchen’s buttermilk fried chicken to a Krog […]

3 May, 2018

PINK AFFAIR

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More than 450 supporters gathered recently in the Grand Ballroom of the Grand Hyatt Atlanta hotel in Buckhead for the 17th annual Pink Affair.

Created to provide financial assistance and educational services for individuals with breast cancer, the event benefits Turning- Point Breast Cancer Rehabilitation, a local clinic that offers reduced fees and complimentary services to breast cancer patients in need. Guests enjoyed a sit-down, three course […]

3 May, 2018

UNVEILING OF THE BENTLEY CONTINENTAL GT

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Car fanatics gathered recently at the Bentley Atlanta dealership to get a sneak peek at the new Continental GT.

A preproduction version of the sleek hand-built coupe is currently traveling the country and giving select audiences a rare opportunity to check out the car before it officially hits the market next spring. At a red carpet event complete with a photo booth and over-the-top light show set […]

3 May, 2018

DOLLED UP

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A FUN-FILLED OUTING FOR AMERICAN GIRL FANS

For kids who love the idea of exploring history with their favorite American Girl doll characters, Heritage Sandy Springs welcomes them to attend its monthly American Girl and Boy Club meeting, held at the historic Williams-Payne House. May’s event is titled “Caroline Sails Into Summer,” and attendees will learn about ships, sailing, log cabins and more as they hear the […]

3 May, 2018

TEMPT YOUR TASTEBUDS

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SLINGIN’ WINGS FESTIVAL RETURNS BIGGER AND BETTER FOR SECOND YEAR

Heading to May 12, the Slingin’ Wings Festival looks to expand on last year’s initial offering by adding more vendors and more wing styles. “We are planning on having around 16 vendors and more than 50 different types of wings,” says event producer Jonathan Colon. “There will be everything from classic buffalo wings and roasted wings to […]

3 May, 2018

A CANINE COLLECTION

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SUPPORT GOOD CAUSES ONE FASHION AT A TIME

Now in its 11th year, Doggies on the Catwalk returns June 2 with its mix of furry friends and fashion-forward models to raise funds for Canine Assistants, a nonprofit that trains and provides service dogs for persons with physical disabilities or special needs. Since its creation in 2007 in founder E. Vincent Martinez’s fashion classroom at Grady High School, […]

3 May, 2018

HAVE A HAT-I-TUDE

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The Kentucky Derby is known as much for the hats worn by the spectators as for the horses that run around the track at Churchill Downs each May.

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Place your bet on any of these ensemble toppers for a win at a Derby party, or any fancy spring or summer soiree where the dress code calls for some fashionable flair.*

3 May, 2018

PEACHY KEEN

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The Hungry Peach is a perfect respite for peckish design enthusiasts

Rub shoulders with decorating pros at the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center’s intimate dining room

No one loves The Hungry Peach more than I do. Tucked away inside the esteemed halls of the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center (ADAC) in Buckhead, The Hungry Peach is a little bit country and a little bit rock ’n’ roll—just […]

3 May, 2018

QUEEN FOR A STAY

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From luxe digs to palace visits, channel a royal existence in Copenhagen

Christiansborg Palace, where the Queen carries out her royal duties.

The author imbibes in a bit of bubbly.

As soon as my eyes spied the bottles of pour your own bubbly on the breakfast spread at the elegant Hotel d’Angleterre, I felt as […]

3 May, 2018

HEAD TO THE HENDERSON

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One of Destin’s newest beach resorts is a come-back destination

Crave sunsets on the beach? Consider a stay at The Henderson, a Salamander Beach & Spa Resort

Staying at a fairly new resort has its advantages. Who doesn’t love pristine interiors, crisp linens and a freshly minted staff who’s ready to please? Of course, there’s always the chance of growing pains, but a little more […]