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Atlanta's Sports Stars - Cover Story Simply Buckhead
GO TEAM!

EXPLORING ATLANTA’S WINNING SPORTS TRADITION! From Atlanta’s five resident professional league teams and nearby universities…

Atlanta United Scarf of the Month
GAME GEAR

ROOT FOR YOUR FAVORITE TEAM IN STYLE. Has there ever been a better time to…

Nick Pappas - Mercedes-Benz Stadium
BREAKING NEW GROUND

Nick Pappas, Mercedes-Benz Stadium “There are 70,000 seats in this building, and they all point…

SAFE TICKET BETS

Win with trusted brokers, electronic transfers and patience. Buying tickets to sporting events used to…

RENEE MONTGOMERY
RENEE MONTGOMERY

CO-OWNER/VP, ATLANTA DREAM Personal Motto: “Moments equal momentum.” During her 11-year tenure in the WNBA,…

KEVIN HUERTER

GUARD-FORWARD, ATLANTA HAWKS Huerter, 23, was selected by the Hawks in the first round of…

MILES ROBINSON
MILES ROBINSON

DEFENDER, ATLANTA UNITED FC Atlanta United selected Miles Robinson with the No. 2 overall pick…

COLLIN MCHUGH
COLLIN MCHUGH

PITCHER, ATLANTA BRAVES Growing up in Atlanta, McHugh says he watched every Braves game since…

Executive Chef Joe Schafer
FOOD FOR THOUGHT

Executive Chef Joe Schafer, State Farm Arena A game-day meal has surpassed the standard stadium…

FAN OUT

Geoffrey Schmidt, Truist Park When Truist Park opened as the official home of the Atlanta…

UP FRONT

Reimagined as The Dewberry in 2016, the hotel is located in the former L. Mendel Rivers Federal Building.
Charleston Quickie

Winging it for 24 hours in the Holy City. Charleston never disappoints, even if you…

Susan Jacobs- Meadows (center) with recent Canine CellMates graduates.
Changing Lives

Symbiotic cell mates. Dogs have always played a big role in Susan Jacobs-Meadows’ life, so…

Elegantly sleek, the Thompson Buckhead is a new addition to Atlanta's hotel portfolio.
Stuck on You

The Thompson Buckhead leaves a lasting impression! The Thompson Buckhead may be tucked away on…

Jenni Kayne style
CALIFORNIA DREAMING

Jenni Kayne brings easy, breezy style to Buckhead! With a palette of neutral colors, clean…

Jaycina Almond is on a mission to deliver baby supplies.
Diaper Dilemma

Fulfilling critical needs. When Jaycina Almond got pregnant at age 20, she was working at…

Polly Simpson, Wick Garrard, homeowner Destiney C., Elizabeth Spears and Susan Boyd at the 2016 Women's Build.
Woman Power

Honoring a volunteer! The late Polly Simpson was passionate about women’s and kid’s issues, particularly…

To beach or to pool? That is the only question at relaxing Eden Roc Cap Cana.
ISLAND CALLING

The Dominican Republic is an easy escape! Sometimes the journey to a destination is part…

Astral Loyak W’s Shoe
Catch SUP

Stand-up paddleboarding is one of the hottest trends in outdoor recreation, thanks to its relatively…

Rothys Shoes and Gifts
NEWS CLIPS – MAY 2022

A SHOO-IN With a savvy business plan to create stylish footwear and accessories from recycled…

Michelle Jericevich shares her love of dance with Great Prospects participants.
MICHELLE JERICEVICH

How a devoted mother turned her daughter’s needs into a thriving Sandy Springs nonprofit for…

Jolie Cooper
Empowering Young Men

Innovative program helps close the literacy gap. GreenLight Fund Atlanta, a provider of capital to…

Restaurants, bars, shops and more are all just steps away in downtown Huntsville. Photo: Huntsville/Madison County CVB
READY FOR TAKEOFF

ALL SYSTEMS GO FOR HUNTSVILLE! Unlike some U.S. cities where a road trip might involve…

Creole Comfort

Natchitoches, Louisiana is as delightful as the popular movie that gave it fame. As the…

Four-legged Therapy
Four-legged Therapy

Horses help with healing! Horses have been found to be powerful therapists for people recovering…

Children's employees Leslye Ryan, Stephanie Whitten and Jessica Westbrooks cuddle up with therapy dog Aries. photo: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta/Canine For Kids
Working Like a Dog

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A THERAPY CANIN. Since its inception in 2009, Children’s…

Kevin Gillespie - Tackling Food Insecurity
Tackling Food Insecurity

Celebrated chef founds new initiative! Kevin Gillespie, award-winning chef, cookbook author and owner of Red…

The historic courthouse square is the centerpiece of Eatonton's downtown.
Get Away to a Good Book

Eatonton’s claim to literary fame. Just 84 miles east of Buckhead, Eatonton is a picturesque…

High Street Atlanta
News Clips – March / April 2022

GOING GREEN Looking to slough off pandemic woes with a healthy new twist? SKIN Vegan…

Tend Dentist Buckhead
Minty-Fresh FINESSE

New dental practice in Buckhead gives anxiety the brush off. Going to the dentist doesn’t…

“Ah-Choo” Season

GET A HANDLE ON POLLEN ALLERGIES! I didn’t have any reaction to pollen until my…

CB2 recently opened at Westside Provisions District.
Home Swank Home

Furniture store makes statement in Upper Westside. Looking to spruce up the nest in the…

The Enchantment Resort is tucked into Sedona's Boynton Canyon.
Spiritual Renewal

A Sedona getaway is supercharged with good vibes. I turned 20 in a New York…

Atlanta Volunteer of the Year Nancy Overheim, Carmen Hermes and Paralympian McClain Hermes.
Take the Plunge

Volunteers honored for long-time service. At the 2021 October Swim Across America-Atlanta event at Lake…

Olipop Sparkling Tonic
WE’LL DRINK TO THIS

The options are no longer just water, iced tea or soda to sip on. An…

Aria Spirits
NEWS CLIPS – JANUARY / FEBRUARY 2022

HIGH SPIRITS Shop fine wines and spirits at Aria Spirits, just opened in Sandy Springs’…

The Tallahassee skyline includes views of the state capitol.
TALLY HO

A capital city getaway to Tallahassee. Before making the 4.5-hour drive from my home in…

EXPERT ADVICE TO HELP KIDS ADJUST TO A NEW SIBLING
BABY BUMPS

EXPERT ADVICE TO HELP KIDS ADJUST TO A NEW SIBLING. Adding a new baby to…

Reverence's chef-driven menu pays homage to seasonal, local produce. Photos: Brandon LaJoie
Gastronomic GETAWAY

The new Epicurean Atlanta offers a chic, culinary-focused hotel stay! Hotels combine all of my…

The Sunsphere, a landmark created during the 1982 World's Fair, provides panoramic views of the city.
Get To Know KNOXVILLE

This Tennessee town is more than just football! One thing that’s hard to miss on…

Catering to brides from Atlanta and beyond, Suite Bridal offers a variety of designer gowns with in-house alterations available.
Here Comes the Bride

Buckhead boutique makes dreams come true! Looking for the dress? Shop designer styles in an…

LIVING

How to Organize Your Pantry
Pantry Refresh

FOOD STORAGE ORGANIZATION TIPS FROM A PROFESSIONAL. No matter how hard you try, the pantry…

interior designer Libby Patrick
Designed for Living

Designer Libby Patrick’s holistic approach to hospitality design. More than 20 years ago interior designer…

Sir Madam Rialto Coupe Glasses
Rainbow Connection

Say goodbye to boring white china with a bit of color on your tabletop this…

Interior-Define
DESIGN NEWS – May 2022

Interior Define has put down stakes in Buckhead. The customizable, direct-to-consumer furniture brand opened its…

Halsted serving board with Brittanicca Gold quartz and antique bronze handles
PRODUCT Spotlight – MAY 2022

Furniture retailer Room & Board and quartz surfaces producer Cambria have partnered for a home…

Settled With Style

PUTTING DOWN FAMILY ROOTS IN BROOKHAVEN. When Florida natives and Florida State University grads Jordan…

Channel Jay Gatsby in this Lucy Chair
PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – MARCH / APRIL 2022

, part of celebrity interior designer Brigette Romanek’s first furniture collection with Mitchell Gold +…

Tony Purvis
DESIGN CALLING

Tony Purvis fell in love with interior design in his late 20s while working at…

M. Delia Designs
Design News – March / April 2022

Buckhead has a new destination for exquisite florals. Atlanta florist Mary Delia Poynter now offers…

STEVE MARKEY
Made for Living

STEVE MARKEY’S HOLISTIC APPROACH TO DESIGN. For Steve Markey, design director at Atlanta-based senior living…

: Chad’s grandmother’s sofa was recovered for the formal living room. Custom touches throughout help accentuate the space’s femininity
IT TAKES TWO

A two-part renovation in Kingswood is a family’s respite. For Susan and Chad Carlisle, Kingswood…

Steve McKenzie
HOLDING OUT FOR A HERO

Steve McKenzie explains how to find the star of your space. Striking interiors shouldn’t just…

GP Firewood
PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – JANUARY / FEBRUARY 2022

Add some class to your hearth with this firewood tote designed by goop and exclusive…

Mosquito-Free Zone

Everyone looks forward to warmer months when they can spend evenings outdoors, but as the…

The open concept design of the new addition lends itself to day-to-day family life and weekend entertaining.
Five-Star Spread

A family of seven make their home dreams come true in a renovated 1920s dwelling…

The Lovesac Company
DESIGN & REAL ESTATE NEWS – JANUARY / FEBRUARY 2022

Known for its adaptable modular couches, The Lovesac Company recently took up residence in West…

STRESS-FREE HOLIDAY ENTERTAINING Simply Buckhead Xmas
STRESS-FREE HOLIDAY ENTERTAINING

The holidays have arrived, which means it’s time to get into the entertaining spirit. If…

Originally designed to be a second bedroom, this space was opened up to create an open floor plan with a spacious dining area.
A New Frontier

Nancy Conrad puts her artistic stamp on a Peachtree Hills condo. Nancy Conrad has lived…

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2021

Cover up that Kleenex box’s lackluster exterior with this Weezie tissue box cover. Made in…

Habachy Designs was recognized as Best-in-Show for its work on the Icon Buckhead.
Drumroll Please…

Design Excellence Awards The American Society of Interior Designers Georgia Chapter (ASID GA) has announced…

Meet Cam Reynolds (left) and Jenny Taubel (right), the owners of Gramercy.
Zhoosh Up Your Zzz’s

Meet the proprietors behind Buckhead’s lavish Gramercy linen boutique. Gramercy in Peachtree Battle was born…

Heirlooms such as the plates around the television were mixed in with Durham’s touches, which include a glass and acrylic coffee table, a custom carpet and pillows in the living room.
RIVER RETREAT

The Thrasher family found an off-market home and turned it into their dream oasis. Many…

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties
DESIGN & REAL ESTATE NEWS – OCTOBER 2021

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties has opened a new office in Buckhead. The Chastain office…

SUDI RAFIZADEH
PILLOW TALK

SUDI RAFIZADEH’S FLAIR FOR TEXTILES HAS MADE HER A DESIGNER FAVORITE! “I absolutely hated it,”…

Tartufo Coco Shell Chandelier by Currey & Company
PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – October 2021

Elevate your lighting game with the Tartufo Coco Shell Chandelier by Currey & Company. Arranged…

Modern Moment

Jordache K. Avery has been designing cutting-edge, modern homes for more than 10 years. The…

Shopping with Milton Roberts and Greg Ashby is like stepping into their home.
Market Leaders

THE CREATIVE DUO BEHIND INTERIORS MARKET IS BULLISH ON VINTAGE FURNISHINGS. While many business owners…

The living room’s 22- foot ceilings give this Buckhead bungalow a majestic feel.
HIDDEN JEWEL

An enchanting Peachtree Hills cottage mixes salvaged materials, modern industrial flair and romantic European touches……

Harrison Design Leadership

Atlanta-based Harrison Design recently announced a new management structure and shareholders. Appointments include Greg Palmer,…

AERIN Champagne Bucket
Product Spotlight – September 2021

Dress up your bottle presentation with this AERIN Champagne Bucket. The hand-thrown porcelain vessel is…

DELICIOUS

Apt 4B’s Crème Brûlée
Just Desserts

Apt 4B’s Crème Brûlée! In addition to Caribbean-inspired cuisine, you’ll now find a new dessert…

Indian restaurant Sankranti
FOOD NEWS – MAY 2022
Sharing is the best way to experience Aziza's modern Israeli cuisine.

FEATURED RESTAURANTS – MAY 2022

A sampling of great eats in and around Buckhead! AZIZA Meaning “happiness” in Arabic, Aziza is tucked into the lower level of Westside Provisions District, with a dimly lit dining room and…

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Patrons peruse works by Portugal painter Mario Henrique at Bill Lowe Gallery at The Shops of Miami Circle. Also on view (above) "Grandiflora," oil/graphite on canvas by Lynn Johnson, at Anne Irwin Fine Art, and (left) "Red," oil on canvas by Ashley Surber, at Mason Fine Art.
ART SMART

Go gallery-hopping along a quarter-mile block of Miami Circle. Long known as a treasure trove for home decor, The Shops of Miami Circle have added another feather to their cap. The Buckhead…

Atlanta's Sports Stars - Cover Story Simply Buckhead
GO TEAM!

EXPLORING ATLANTA’S WINNING SPORTS TRADITION! From Atlanta’s five resident professional league teams and nearby universities to our state-of-the-art venues that keep fans cheering on their favorites in style, Georgia’s capital city has…

On Luke: The Darcy golden Lurex and flocked silk jacquard three-piece suit, The Waterstock black cotton narrow point collar shirt, wide bowtie in black silk jacquard, by Joshua Kane. Pricing upon request. On Martha: Alexandra Suit Golden Space silk jacquard by Joshua Kane. Pricing upon request.
EVERYTHING’S JUST DANDY

U.K. designer Joshua Kane brings his collection to the U.S. On a trip to London a few years ago, Publisher Joanne Hayes and her husband and the magazine’s CFO, Sonny Hayes, happened…

Atlanta United Scarf of the Month
GAME GEAR

ROOT FOR YOUR FAVORITE TEAM IN STYLE. Has there ever been a better time to be a sports fan in Georgia? A bevy of teams and sports makes it easy to find…

Gala guests bid generously during the scholarship auction.
OUR KIDS GALA

More than 270 supporters of The Boyce L. Ansley School gathered at Clark Atlanta University in March to support the school’s mission of educating homeless youth. Named for the late philanthropist, civic…

Reimagined as The Dewberry in 2016, the hotel is located in the former L. Mendel Rivers Federal Building.
Charleston Quickie

Winging it for 24 hours in the Holy City. Charleston never disappoints, even if you only have 24 hours to spare. That’s what was available to my husband and me for a…

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…

CHARITABLE

Gala guests bid generously during the scholarship auction.
OUR KIDS GALA

More than 270 supporters of The Boyce L. Ansley School gathered at Clark Atlanta University in March to support the school’s mission of educating homeless youth. Named for the late philanthropist, civic…

Sara Mixon of Tootsies
AN EVENING OF GIVING

Fashion and food shared center stage during “An Evening of Giving: Fashion Showcase with Jonathan Simkhai” in November. Held at the Kimpton Sylvan Hotel in Buckhead, the event welcomed about 80 guests…

Kirk Bouley, Giovanni Tortorici, Maureen Monastra-Vrh, Lou Siccurezza, Scott Saunders and Ray Bouley. (Top Row) Nancy Flaherty, Jarno Kettunen Monica Lodge, Grace Saunders and Pamela Monastra
ARTCAN BY JCM AND JIMMY CHOO

The Veranda’s intimate space in Buckhead Village was bustling in early December when supporters of the JCM Foundation squeezed in for a cocktail party staged with the help of Jimmy Choo. The…

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