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SOMETHING TO CELEBRATE

EXPLORING THE FÊTE TRADITIONS THAT WARM OUR HEARTS! As we enter into the most festive…

EAT, DRINK & BE MERRY

CHEFS SHARE THEIR FAVORITE FESTIVE WAYS TO MARK HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Every culture and religion has…

FEASTING ON TRADITION AT CHRISTMAS EVE

You don’t have to believe in Santa Claus to appreciate the magic of the Christmas…

NOWRUZ MENU
NOWRUZ: A JOYOUS, FRESH START

Many diverse cultures worldwide take their cue from the sun—the spring equinox to be exact—when…

OUT TO BRUNCH

TOP SPOTS FOR UNFORGETTABLE BRIDAL AND BABY SHOWERS! After Amanda Bowersox and her husband, George,…

A LEGENDARY NEW YEAR’S EVE DINNER MENU
A LEGENDARY NEW YEAR’S EVE

Whether it’s done sipping bubbly in sequins or snuggling with the pooch in your pajamas,…

THANKSGIVING CAN BE FUN AND MEANINGFUL WITHOUT A FAMILY DINNER
FEAST OF FRIENDSHIP

THANKSGIVING CAN BE FUN AND MEANINGFUL WITHOUT A FAMILY DINNER. Friendsgiving appealed to Atlanta artist…

HEALTHY, HAPPY HANUKKAH

Hanukkah, the eight-day Jewish festival commemorating the rededication of the Second Temple after the Jews…

UP FRONT

Co-chairs Sullivan Griffith, Thad Ellis and Chappell Loudermilk prepare for the Evening of Hope Gala for Andee's Army Child Brain and Spinal Cord Foundation.
It Takes an Army

Filling the financial gap. Thirteen-year-old Andee was an active teen until an arteriovenous malformation ruptured…

Emily Bridges and her father, Millard Choate, at Choate Construction's fundraiser for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Funding for an Underdog Disease

Cystic fibrosis is personal for Choate Construction. Returning after a two-year hiatus, Choate Construction in…

Two Bridges Park Dunwoody GA
NEWS CLIPS – NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2022

NATURE BREAK The grass is greener in Dunwoody, thanks to a new 5-acre park opening…

Born in the ATL

Holiday shopping happens right here at home. Ring in the festive season with these Atlanta-made…

Claire, Nick, Jack and Millie Mracek at a Mighty Millie event to promote the Mighty Millie Popsicle Project
Popsicle Power

Comfort food! When Claire and Nick Mracek’s 3-year-old daughter, Millie, had unresolved swelling on one…

A CAPITAL GETAWAY

Explore D.C.’s beyond-the-tourist tour spots! A trip to Washington, D.C., comes with a must-see list…

CHRIS RICH
CHRIS RICH

ingBuckhead entrepreneur’s longtime passion for horse racing has led to cherished personal and professional experiences.…

Take Another Look

The InterContinental Buckhead gets a modern refresh! The InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta has been a local…

GAME ON!

EAT, DRINK AND PLAY AT NEW ENTERTAINMENT MECCA IN UPPER WESTSIDE. Get the party started…

Unspoiled beauty amid wellappointed luxury awaits at Haig Point on Daufuskie Island.
Undisturbed Daufuskie

The bridgeless island is a history-filled respite. It’s like a Hallmark movie,” says the woman…

New Heights for the High

Donation transforms collection. When Claudia Einecke became the Frances B. Bunzi Family Curator of European…

Symbiotic Relationship

Bank and nonprofit share goals. Along with providing loans and investments to local small businesses,…

Head for the Hills

Foliage and fun are in store around Gatlinburg. For anyone who craves the boardwalk excitement…

Downtown Athens boasts cool shopping and dining opportunities.
CLASSIC BEAUTY

An Athens visit feels like coming home. If you cried happy tears when the UGA…

Lululemon Blissfeel Women’s Running Shoe
Fit Finds

It’s time amp up your fitness routine. These chic athleisure sets will have you looking…

SIPS AND THE CITY

KICKY COCKTAIL LOUNGE TO OPEN IN BUCKHEAD For splashy drinks, savory bites and buzzy views,…

Preventing the Summer Slide

Program gives students a boost. Buckhead’s Atlanta International School Head of School Kevin Glass was…

Villas and bungalows frame the glittering bay at Sugar Beach.
Sweet Escape

St. Lucia’s Viceroy Sugar Beach is a first-rate getaway. Time is standing still in the…

NEWS CLIPS – OCTOBER 2022

NEW HANG Coloring the world of art patrons since 1996, Gregg Irby Gallery has unveiled…

POORVI CHORDIA

Buckhead-based physician turns her passion for holistic living into a family activity and a burgeoning…

Travel up an elevator from The Interlock's parking lot and arrive at this rooftop pool. Katie Bricker Photography
Making a Splash

Rooftop L.O.A. brings an oasis to the city. Rooftop L.O.A., which stands for leave of…

Virgin Voyages caters to the active adultonly crowd with multiple eating options, from a high-end steakhouse to casual on-deck dining.
Ahoy, Grownups!

Leave the kids, cartoon characters and formalwear behind on a Virgin Voyage! It’s been quite…

The daughter-mother team of Jeanine Chambers and Bernadette Darnell have been directing missions for Angel Flight Soars for 23 years.
Earth Angels

Removing barriers to medical care! Angel Flight Soars, a nonprofit that coordinates free air transportation…

Sara Beth Brown of Brown & Co. Jewelers
SHINE ON

BROWN & CO. JEWELERS SET TO DAZZLE BUCKHEAD VILLAGE. From Rolex timepieces marking the pinnacle…

Jenny Levison regularly develops new recipes for her five locations.
Stirring the Pot

Filling empty tummies! After leaving an acting career, Jenny Levison wanted to go into the…

Jekyll Island Club Resort
Hang with History

Jekyll Island Club Resort marries the historic with escapism. Jekyll Island, the southernmost of Georgia’s…

Audrey, Doug and Natalie Herndon make volunteering a family affair at Ronald McDonald House Charities.
A Family Affair

Of like minds… While their daughter, Audrey, was growing up, Natalie and Doug Herndon of…

Mud Pie Rainbow Train Set
Rainbow Row

Embrace the sunny side with a fresh crop of colorful childrenswear, toys and decor. From…

Captiva Island
CAPTIVATING CAPTIVA

Tiny island off Florida’s coast offers super-sized fun! One of the concerns when taking trips…

Michael Rogers
LIVING THE LIFE – MICHAEL ROGERS

Dorsey Alston Realtors’ CEO and president transformed his family’s small business into a real estate…

FAMILY

Co-chairs Sullivan Griffith, Thad Ellis and Chappell Loudermilk prepare for the Evening of Hope Gala for Andee's Army Child Brain and Spinal Cord Foundation.
It Takes an Army

Filling the financial gap. Thirteen-year-old Andee was an active teen until an arteriovenous malformation ruptured…

Emily Bridges and her father, Millard Choate, at Choate Construction's fundraiser for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Funding for an Underdog Disease

Cystic fibrosis is personal for Choate Construction. Returning after a two-year hiatus, Choate Construction in…

Two Bridges Park Dunwoody GA
NEWS CLIPS – NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2022

NATURE BREAK The grass is greener in Dunwoody, thanks to a new 5-acre park opening…

Born in the ATL

Holiday shopping happens right here at home. Ring in the festive season with these Atlanta-made…

Claire, Nick, Jack and Millie Mracek at a Mighty Millie event to promote the Mighty Millie Popsicle Project
Popsicle Power

Comfort food! When Claire and Nick Mracek’s 3-year-old daughter, Millie, had unresolved swelling on one…

A CAPITAL GETAWAY

Explore D.C.’s beyond-the-tourist tour spots! A trip to Washington, D.C., comes with a must-see list…

CHRIS RICH
CHRIS RICH

ingBuckhead entrepreneur’s longtime passion for horse racing has led to cherished personal and professional experiences.…

Take Another Look

The InterContinental Buckhead gets a modern refresh! The InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta has been a local…

GAME ON!

EAT, DRINK AND PLAY AT NEW ENTERTAINMENT MECCA IN UPPER WESTSIDE. Get the party started…

Unspoiled beauty amid wellappointed luxury awaits at Haig Point on Daufuskie Island.
Undisturbed Daufuskie

The bridgeless island is a history-filled respite. It’s like a Hallmark movie,” says the woman…

New Heights for the High

Donation transforms collection. When Claudia Einecke became the Frances B. Bunzi Family Curator of European…

Symbiotic Relationship

Bank and nonprofit share goals. Along with providing loans and investments to local small businesses,…

Head for the Hills

Foliage and fun are in store around Gatlinburg. For anyone who craves the boardwalk excitement…

Downtown Athens boasts cool shopping and dining opportunities.
CLASSIC BEAUTY

An Athens visit feels like coming home. If you cried happy tears when the UGA…

Lululemon Blissfeel Women’s Running Shoe
Fit Finds

It’s time amp up your fitness routine. These chic athleisure sets will have you looking…

SIPS AND THE CITY

KICKY COCKTAIL LOUNGE TO OPEN IN BUCKHEAD For splashy drinks, savory bites and buzzy views,…

Preventing the Summer Slide

Program gives students a boost. Buckhead’s Atlanta International School Head of School Kevin Glass was…

Villas and bungalows frame the glittering bay at Sugar Beach.
Sweet Escape

St. Lucia’s Viceroy Sugar Beach is a first-rate getaway. Time is standing still in the…

NEWS CLIPS – OCTOBER 2022

NEW HANG Coloring the world of art patrons since 1996, Gregg Irby Gallery has unveiled…

POORVI CHORDIA

Buckhead-based physician turns her passion for holistic living into a family activity and a burgeoning…

Travel up an elevator from The Interlock's parking lot and arrive at this rooftop pool. Katie Bricker Photography
Making a Splash

Rooftop L.O.A. brings an oasis to the city. Rooftop L.O.A., which stands for leave of…

Virgin Voyages caters to the active adultonly crowd with multiple eating options, from a high-end steakhouse to casual on-deck dining.
Ahoy, Grownups!

Leave the kids, cartoon characters and formalwear behind on a Virgin Voyage! It’s been quite…

The daughter-mother team of Jeanine Chambers and Bernadette Darnell have been directing missions for Angel Flight Soars for 23 years.
Earth Angels

Removing barriers to medical care! Angel Flight Soars, a nonprofit that coordinates free air transportation…

Sara Beth Brown of Brown & Co. Jewelers
SHINE ON

BROWN & CO. JEWELERS SET TO DAZZLE BUCKHEAD VILLAGE. From Rolex timepieces marking the pinnacle…

Jenny Levison regularly develops new recipes for her five locations.
Stirring the Pot

Filling empty tummies! After leaving an acting career, Jenny Levison wanted to go into the…

Jekyll Island Club Resort
Hang with History

Jekyll Island Club Resort marries the historic with escapism. Jekyll Island, the southernmost of Georgia’s…

Audrey, Doug and Natalie Herndon make volunteering a family affair at Ronald McDonald House Charities.
A Family Affair

Of like minds… While their daughter, Audrey, was growing up, Natalie and Doug Herndon of…

Mud Pie Rainbow Train Set
Rainbow Row

Embrace the sunny side with a fresh crop of colorful childrenswear, toys and decor. From…

Captiva Island
CAPTIVATING CAPTIVA

Tiny island off Florida’s coast offers super-sized fun! One of the concerns when taking trips…

Michael Rogers
LIVING THE LIFE – MICHAEL ROGERS

Dorsey Alston Realtors’ CEO and president transformed his family’s small business into a real estate…

LIVING

Finery Fusion

Japandi is the evolution of two now tried-and-true 21st century designs: Scandinavian and Japanese. Grounded…

Gifting Local Goods

Purchase one-of-a-kind items at seasonal bazaars. Holiday shopping can be more than just a to-do…

Skylar Morgan Furniture
SKY’S THE LIMIT

Skylar Morgan Furniture is defining American-made modern. Growing up in Montana, Skylar Morgan was inspired…

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2022

Indian blankets and floor cloths made from stitched-together saris are the foundation of Aloka’s vibrant…

IN THE TREES

THE CREATION OF A MODERN MASTERPIECE! David Reece has a passion for architecture and civil…

DESIGN & REALTY NEWS – NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2022

New York-based furniture brand Burrow has opened its first brick and mortar location in the…

interior designer Susan Currie
Color Crush

Susan Currie’s style is anything but neutral. Although interior designer Susan Currie began her career…

Worth The Wait

A CUSTOM HOME BUILDER’S BROOKHAVEN BESPOKE ABODE. For Sahil Kochhar, building his family a custom…

Visual artist Anderson Smith
DESIGN & REALTY NEWS – OCTOBER 2022

Visual artist Anderson Smith has opened his first gallery in Buckhead Village. Gallery Anderson Smith,…

Safety Season

Enjoying outdoor fires responsibly! Bonfires are a highlight of the fall season, but with October…

Florence Knoll Relaxed Settee in Hourglass Beeswax
Find Your Groove

The ‘ 70s are back in style. Before you cringe conjuring up visions of avocado…

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – OCTOBER 2022

Vintage Ken and Barbie dolls take center stage in photographer David Parise’s eye-catching images being…

Skylar Morgan
From Drab to Fab

The design comeback of the century might be able to be attributed to brown: The…

Authentic Origins

Interior designer Anna Booth’s individual approach to design Interior design is in Anna Booth’s blood.…

The Dillon, a new condo project in Buckhead
DESIGN & REALTY NEWS – SEPTEMBER 2022

The Dillon, a new condo project in Buckhead, recently reported $62 million in sales reservations.…

Drought tips and tricks
Worry-free Foliage

Drought tips and tricks! It has been a very hot summer. According to the National…

The sophisticated living space showcases tone on tone fabrics in a variety of textures, proving white is far from boring.
Home Sweet Home

AT HOME, CANDY QUEEN ELIZABETH SCHMITT CREATES A NEUTRAL RETREAT! Elizabeth Schmitt is the woman…

In the Garden by Atlanta-based Kevin Francis Design
PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – SEPTEMBER 2022

Bring flowers indoors with a candle from In the Garden by Atlanta-based Kevin Francis Design.…

Dometic MoBar 550S stainless steel mobile bar cart
PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – JULY / AUGUST 2022

Roll the party outdoors with this sleek, stainless steel mobile bar cart. The Dometic MoBar…

Getting the most out of your sleep
Sleep Matters

Getting the most out of your Z’s! We spend nearly one-third of our life asleep…

photo: Kim Evans
IT TAKES TWO

Nina Long and Don Easterling bring Mathews Design Group to life. You might be familiar…

Made Goods Thyra Aged Sconce
Shine On

It’s a universally acknowledged truth that a hint of shine in any interior space is…

The neutrally elegant living room features a touch of rustic from the mantel sourced from a barn in Alabama, Yvette's home state.
Lured to the Lake

SANDY SPRINGS RESIDENTS FIND PEACE ON LAKE OCONEE. The Louries have been escaping from Atlanta…

Congratulations to Harrison Design for being selected as winners in ADAC’s 2022 Southeast Designers and Architect of the Year Awards.
DESIGN & REALTY NEWS – JULY / AUGUST 2022

This summer, the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center added two new showrooms: Paris-founded Pierre Frey and…

Real Estate Readiness

How to survive the fast-changing market! Residential real estate in Atlanta is booming, creating an…

Hayden Gregg
Painterly Pursuits

Artist Hayden Gregg breathes new life into furniture, walls and floors! You might call Hayden…

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – JUNE 2022

Show your love of the South and add vintage flair to your walls with a…

Skylar Sectional
Dark and Stormy

If you’re ready for a room refresh, start thinking boldly because maximalism is here to…

Merge Home
DESIGN NEWS – JUNE 2022

Merge Home is the newest design destination on Westside. The full-service showroom and interior design…

The colorful masterpiece by America Martin depicts three men playing music. It was one of three paintings done by the artist for Todd to choose from.
High-Rise Overhaul

A 1980s CONDO IS SKILLFULLY RENEWED! Kevin Todd enjoyed downtown urban living while working at…

DELICIOUS

PIZZA POWERHOUSE

ANTICO PIZZA NAPOLETANA BRINGS A TASTE OF NAPLES TO ATLANTA. In the right hands, the…

Canoe's idyllic location along the Chattahoochee River feels like an escape.
FEATURED RESTAURANTS – NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2022

FOOD NEWS – NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2022

Three Arches, a Pan-Mediterranean restaurant and bar, is now open at the Hyatt Centric Buckhead. Highlighting fresh ingredients and inspired by the flavors of the Mediterranean, the menu will highlight shareable dishes…

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SOMETHING TO CELEBRATE

EXPLORING THE FÊTE TRADITIONS THAT WARM OUR HEARTS! As we enter into the most festive season, it feels like there’s a lot to celebrate. From creative ways to give thanks and surprising…

EAT, DRINK & BE MERRY

CHEFS SHARE THEIR FAVORITE FESTIVE WAYS TO MARK HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Every culture and religion has its special celebrations. In anticipation of this season filled with merrymaking, we called on four chefs to…

BOWL TO SOUL

Celebrate Wagamama’s first Atlanta location with savory yaki udon. Now open at West Midtown’s Star Metals District, Wagamama, which originated in the United Kingdom, offers an Asian-inspired menu of cooked-to-order noodle dishes,…

PIZZA POWERHOUSE

ANTICO PIZZA NAPOLETANA BRINGS A TASTE OF NAPLES TO ATLANTA. In the right hands, the classic trio of tomatoes, cheese and bread can exceed taste expectations. Such was my recent experience at…

FEASTING ON TRADITION AT CHRISTMAS EVE

You don’t have to believe in Santa Claus to appreciate the magic of the Christmas season, when Christians around the world prepare to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. Merrymaking takes on…

CRYSTAL BALL

The Crystal Ball has been raising funds for the Arthritis Foundation since 1982, topping $10 million since its inception. The elegant affair’s 40th anniversary gala, chaired by Taylor and Stacy Courtnay, was…

HAPPENING

KNIGHTS IN ARMOR
Up in Arms

EUROPEAN KNIGHTS GALLOP INTO TOWN FOR SWASHBUCKLING SHOW. Those prehistoric bone-crushers might rule the hallowed halls of Fernbank Museum of Natural History, but brawly European warriors are geared up for some epic…

ARTSAPALOOZA Sandy Springs
Double the Fun

SHOP ART AND HUNT EGGS IN SANDY SPRINGS. Artsapalooza will be serving up a side of scrambled eggs April 16-17 in Sandy Springs as the free springtime festival unveils its artistic treasures…

WHO DUNIT?

SAVOR FRENCH FARE AND INTERACTIVE LIVE THEATER. Spice up date night with dinner and a show at Petite Violette, where guests can sink their teeth into a juicy murder mystery and a…

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CRYSTAL BALL

The Crystal Ball has been raising funds for the Arthritis Foundation since 1982, topping $10 million since its inception. The elegant affair’s 40th anniversary gala, chaired by Taylor and Stacy Courtnay, was…

Top Atlanta chefs join forces to support Open Hand.
PARTY IN THE KITCHEN

Open Hand is dedicated to delivering medically tailored meals, snacks and supplements to homebound seniors, disabled individuals and families facing chronic disease issues. But in late September, the food focus shifted to…

EMPOWHER GALA

As was fitting for an event dedicated to the Dress for Success nonprofit, about 200 guests donned glam and gorgeous outfits, and headed to the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta in September for the…

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