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Buckhead RISING STARS 2020
BUCKHEAD’S RISING STARS 2020

THESE IMPRESSIVE INDIVIDUALS ARE ONES TO WATCH IN 2020 Buckhead and the surrounding neighborhoods are…

DAVID TANN
DAVID TANN

Tantrum Agency’s founder and creative director is pitch perfect David Tann is a marketing maverick,…

DR. KELLIE MIDDLETON
DR. KELLIE MIDDLETON

This professional athlete turned orthopaedic surgeon has her eye on the ball Dr. Kellie Middleton…

JAIME FOSTER
JAIME FOSTER

Georgia Grinders’ founder was inspired by family roots The entrepreneurial spirit is ingrained in Jaime…

Brad Stevens
BRAD STEVENS

This entrepreneur is on a mission to help small and medium-sized businesses prosper When serial…

ANDREW SMITH
ANDREW SMITH

A successful young attorney with a fiercely philanthropic heart When Andrew Smith moved to Athens…

DE’ANDRE HUNTER
DE’ANDRE HUNTER

Atlanta Hawks player thrives with an assist from his family Not everyone moves his mother…

TORI HUGHES

Harry Norman, Realtors’ “Rookie of the Year” champions the American dream In her first year…

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Downtown Pensacola features historic buildings, tree-shaded streets and shops galore. Courtesy Visit Pensacola
Beyond the Beach

Pensacola dazzles with outdoor allure, history and so much more I admit it: I’m guilty…

Bimini's beaches are among the best in the Caribbean, with white sands and crystal blue waters.
Nearby Bimini

This Caribbean getaway is so close, it’s almost home One of the advantages of living…

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PET INSURANCE
INSURE YOUR PET’S FUTURE

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PET INSURANCE Almost 70% of U.S. households have a…

Atlanta Dream Coach Nicki Collen high-fives team members after leading the franchise to its best record ever.
Living the Dream

Atlanta coach gives back In her first season as head coach of the Atlanta Dream,…

Welcome to Buttermilk Kitchen
NEWS CLIPS – JULY / AUGUST 2020

LIFTOFF AT LINDBERGH CITY CENTER It’s “all systems go” at Lindbergh City Center, where Rubenstein…

Fjällräven Kanken Mini- Backpack in Ochre
Cool For School

CELEBRATE BACK-TO-SCHOOL DAYS WITH THESE CHEERFUL PRODUCTS After being at home for so long, going…

Run Ranger Run team mates including Joe "Gusto" Connolly (tenth from left) and his son, Richie Connolly, celebrate the end of a successful event.
Walk, Run or Ride

Annual event supports returning vets For the last seven years, Joe “Gusto” Connolly has organized…

HARRY NORMAN CELEBRATES A MILESTONE
90-Year Legacy

HARRY NORMAN CELEBRATES A MILESTONE It’s fitting that Harry Norman, Realtors is ringing in its…

Cartier Panthère de Cartier Watch ($39,500)
ONE TO WATCH

Owning a fine timepiece is about self-expression. Whether it’s a gift of love or a…

Orange Duffel Bag Initiative Board Members, left to right: Co-founder Echo Garrett, Vice President Diane Black, Co-founder Sam Bracken, former Georgia Tech coach Bill Curry, President Michael Daly and Board Vice Chair Reggie Pope.
Celebrating Volunteers and Students

Helping underserved youth succeed Legendary Georgia Tech football coach Bill Curry will be the Master…

Sherie Green hikes to raise money for children's cancer research.
Take a Hike, Cancer

Fighting childhood cancers, one mile at a time Dunwoody resident Sherie Green participated in her…

McKinley's comfort and ease in every situation make him a good candidate for therapy work. photo: Charlotte Simons
Canine Comfort and Feline Friendship

A furry face and a snuggle might be just what the doctor ordered When Indy,…

NEWS CLIPS – JUNE 2020

SAMPLE DUNWOODY’S CULINARY OFFERINGS From hand-tossed pizza and made-from-scratch pastries to farm-fresh peaches and artisan…

Whistling Straits golf course rolls along the banks of Lake Michigan.
Cool Off in Kohler

Wisconsin offers golf lovers and wellness seekers the best of both worlds My alarm chimed…

Big Brothers Big Sisters volunteers flanked by Falcons cheerleaders (from left to right) Jewanna Gaither, Sarah Stansbury, Angela Blank, Arthur Blank, Amy Agami, Chelle Pope and Lericia Harris.
Making a Connection

“Family” counts Jewanna Gaither became enamored with Big Brothers Big Sisters as a college student…

The Marriott's Scrub Island Resort overlooks a marina as well as other islands in the BVI chain.
BVI Blues

Soak up every shade of the color in the dramatically beautiful British Virgin Islands The…

DOES BLUE LIGHT FROM SCREEN TIME HURT YOUR KIDS’ EYES OR NOT?
SCREEN SAFETY

For many parents, screen time is a helpful, though sometimes guilt-ridden, distraction for the kiddos…

Asheville boasts more breweries than one could visit in a weekend. The scenery, with the blue and gray Blue Ridge Mountains rising around, is spectacular.
Tap into Asheville

The beer lover’s getaway with mountains for backdrop With more breweries per capita than any…

Smith Guide's Choice Polarchromic Polarized Sunglasses
MADE IN THE SHADE

Summer is about fun in the sun, but there’s nothing fun about a sunburn or…

Optimistical by Nathan Pierce.
ART FOR ALL

Four American artists have made a lasting impression on Sandy Springs. Their fantastic feats of…

YMCA lauds volunteers. From left to right, Anisha Rohit Nathu, Gregory Burns and Taylor Marie Crawford.
Honoring Volunteers

Youth leading youth That old expression “It takes a village to raise a child” could…

Mary Hollis Callaway Langel with her jewelry collection to benefit organizations founded by the late Kobe Bryant.
Honoring Kobe

Special collection funds athlete’s nonprofits Local jewelry designer Mary Hollis Callaway Langel has always been…

Paul Mathewson and Cameron Davis share their home and lives with pups training to be service dogs at Canine Assistants.
The Dog Hoarder

Preparing pups for service Cameron Davis has always been an animal lover, and when a…

Waldorf Astoria Spa Atlanta
SPA DAY GETAWAY

Something to look forward to: getting grounded at the Waldorf Astoria Spa Atlanta with such…

Dr. Cassinelli examines a patient with her mom's help.
SWEET TEETH

BECOME MORE KNOWLEDGEABLE ABOUT YOUR KIDS’ DENTAL MILESTONES Creating a positive experience with dental hygiene…

Perimeter Mall, one of the metro area's premier shopping destinations, is home to Apple, H&M, Macy's, Nordstrom and more.
Delightful Dunwoody

The 12-year-old town invites visitors to play, dine and stay awhile Since the early 1970s,…

NEWS CLIPS – MAY 2020

DUNWOODY WELCOMES RETAIL GIANTS Gear up for a shopping marathon at Perimeter Mall, set to…

Visit Greater Palm Springs
A Desert Oasis

The greater Palm Springs area is rife with delectable treats In Coachella, just 20 minutes…

Harriet Adams spearheaded the drive to save the historic Paces Ferry United Methodist Church.
People Power

Saving and preserving a historic church Every time Buckhead resident Harriet Adams passed the corner…

Cuisinart Petit Gourmet Portable Propane Gas Grill
ALL FIRED UP

Backyard cooking season is about to commence, and when warm weather hits, Atlantans grill everything…

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GARDENING GUIDELINES

As people spend more time at home, even non-gardeners may be thinking about incorporating potager…

Monet Masters and Tavia Forbes design interiors for clients around Atlanta and the U.S.
Designing Women

How Tavia Forbes and Monet Masters formed an unlikely— and winning—partnership Interior designers Monet Masters’…

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Decade of Design

R HUGHES TURNS 10 When Ryan Hughes launched his convention- defying showroom in 2010, the…

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PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT JULY / AUGUST 2020

There’s never been a better time to dust off your board game skills—and now you…

Lake Oconee’s easy-going lake lifestyle brings water pursuits to the doorstep.
No Place Like Home

LAKE AND MOUNTAIN REAL ESTATE IS A HOT COMMODITY FOR NEARBY VACATIONS If vacations to…

Buckhead interior design prodigy Kevin O’Gara
Old Soul, New Style

Buckhead interior design prodigy Kevin O’Gara dishes on design At 22 years old, Buckhead native…

Natural Woven Water Hyacinth and Seagrass Pouf.
PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – JUNE 2020

Take your earthy aesthetic up a notch with this Natural Woven Water Hyacinth and Seagrass…

5 EASY WAYS TO MAKE YOUR HOME ECO-FRIENDLY
Earthy Dwelling

5 EASY WAYS TO MAKE YOUR HOME ECO-FRIENDLY 1. Veg out. Indoor plants spruce your…

DESIGN NEWS – JUNE 2020

Celebrating 10 years in the metro area, Nandina Home & Design in Sandy Springs is…

The airy living room is decorated with refurbished family pieces and sleek new furnishings.
FAMILY FIRST

A young couple transforms a 1940s Springlake residence into a chic first nest Seven months…

Floored

Haven Floors Founder Laura Boring Hopkins upgraded her garage from an eyesore to a family…

Jessica Ahnert Davis, owner and creative director of Nest Studio & Atelier Davis, enjoys ample workspace and natural light in her home office design.
HOME OFFICE 101

CREATE AN IDEAL AT-HOME WORKSPACE THAT LEAVES YOU PRODUCTIVE AND INSPIRED For years, there’s been…

outdoor dish company Relish.
PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – MAY 2020

Alfresco spring entertaining doesn’t have to mean uninspiring disposable dinnerware. These eye-catching melamine dishes are…

LAVATORY LOOKS TO LOVE

From funky patterns to industrial materials, the washroom has seen numerous trends over the years.…

Pete Pike
DESIGN NEWS – MAY 2020

Pike Nurseries is mourning the passing of its founder William “Pete” Pike. A native of…

An Artful Redesign

Interior designer Kimberley Miller reveals her residential vision for The Burgess Hotel There’s a new…

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – MARCH / APRIL 2020

Take your fire-keeping up a notch with bespoke fire tools from Brookhavenbased Southern Andiron &…

5 DECLUTTERING TIPS TO BEGIN THE SEASON ANEW
A BREATH OF FRESH AIR

5 DECLUTTERING TIPS TO BEGIN THE SEASON ANEW 1. Go room by room: If you…

DESIGN NEWS – MARCH / APRIL 2020

Welcome to the neighborhood, Lazzoni. This new high-end furniture store recently took over the Buckhead…

In place of a formal dining room, the Vaswanis have a smart lounge space ideal for happy hour or after-dinner drinks
FIT FOR FAMILY

Sandy Springs interior stylist Divya Vaswani’s home is both child-friendly and chic Divya Vaswani has…

THE PERFECT ONE-MATCH FIRE

Nothing gets us through the dark, cold winter like a warm, crackling fire. BY: Giannina…

The formal living room, once clad in gold moldings, features clean white walls and some sparkle.
TONY TONE DOWN

Florida transplants aim for less conspicuous decor in their palatial Buckhead home STORY: Giannina S.…

PIECES OF THE PAST

GARRETT ADAMS BRINGS EUROPEAN CHARM TO BUCKHEAD AT JACQUELINE ADAMS ANTIQUES STORY: Ginger Strejcek Looking…

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – January / February 2020

BY: Giannina S. Bedford The holidays might be behind us, but the gift of a…

A BLUEPRINT FOR PLAY

As the father of a 5-year-old, Drew Panayiotou knows firsthand the power of play in…

DOMESTIC DWELLING

With help from a designer friend, a couple updates a 1940s home to meet family…

ADD OLD-SCHOOL BRAVADO TO YOUR BAR

Entertain much? Then you need to know about HipStir Vintage Barware & Glassware, a newly…

SETTING THE STAGE

STEPHANIE JACOBS GETS HOMES ABOUT TO SELL READY FOR THEIR CLOSE-UPS STORY: Lia Picard MIDDLE…

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2019

BY: Giannina S. Bedford Lamps infuse an understated design statement that cannot be overlooked. As…

DESIGN & REAL ESTATE NEWS – NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2019

BY: Giannina S. Bedford Baker Interiors Group recently reopened its Atlanta showroom after a massive…

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On-The-Go Touch Ups SETZ Mineral Sunscreen Powder

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TREE THERAPY

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BEEF UP YOUR SUMMER

Three places to get your summer hamburger fix Eating a juicy hamburger in the summer,…

Arnette's lobster spaghetti is a masterpiece of fresh, luxurious flavors.
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CAVIAR WISHES

MCCALL WILDER OF KARMAFARM SHARES HER VERSION OF A CLASSIC SOUTHERN SALAD KarmaFarm is known for its vibrant gluten-free cafe fare. One of the most popular salads on the menu is a…

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As people spend more time at home, even non-gardeners may be thinking about incorporating potager gardens— aka kitchen or vegetable gardens—into their landscape design. “Potager gardens can be thought of as a…

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