MARCH / APRIL 2021

Joe Razenbach, Alexander Kaufman, Rachel Simononis, Jacqueline Horak, Scott Spencer, Liz Morrison, Alina Feder
NO KID HUNGRY AT KYMA

Buckhead’s fashionable foodie set turned out for a fundraiser to support No Kid Hungry, a…

The Rock Garden in Calhoun unveils an enchanting village of wee wonders. Navigate the lot along cobblestone paths and pintsize crossing bridges.
Road to Paradise

Head out for this culture-filled drive to Summerville, Georgia. Georgia is home to so many…

IKEBANA MASTER

Longtime Buckhead resident Terry Furuta has more than four decades of experience in the floral…

EDITOR’S CORNER – MARCH / APRIL 2021

Atlanta is in full bloom, and not just its landscapes. Homeowners continue to spruce up…

amber-colored glass cake stand by Estelle Colored Glass
PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT – MARCH / APRIL 2021

This amber-colored glass cake stand by Estelle Colored Glass will become a family heirloom. Hand-blown…

The Kimpton Sylvan Hotel
NEWS CLIPS – MARCH / APRIL 2021

ARTISTIC HUB AT UPTOWN The creative arts are flourishing in Buckhead, thanks to an innovative…

ATLANTA SCIENCE FESTIVAL
Full STEAM Ahead

GET SCHOOLED IN SCIENCE OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM. Amping up the wow factor in the interworkings…

Photo: Erik-Jan Leusink / Unsplash
OUT OF PAW-FFICE

Treat your pet to a staycation at one of these local boarding spots. Whether you’re…

Ray of Light

Interior designer Whitney Ray brings her signature style to home projects. Atlanta native Whitney Ray’s…

“This one was inspired by the idea of coming together at a fashion show and what the girls would be wearing on the way to Atlanta Fashion Week.”
Southern DRAW

How artist Stephanie Gentry turned her passion into a profession. When Atlanta-based fashion designer and…

JESS WARDELL
15 MINUTES WITH JESS WARDELL

Jess Wardell is a former teacher. Her husband, Corey, is an accounting professional. They never…

Scent STAPLES

HOW TO BUILD A FRAGRANCE WARDROBE FOR ANY OCCASION. Spring in Atlanta means a proliferation…

Volunteer DJ Ed Rosenblatt of Sandy Springs records a show on Radio Recliner.
Connecting the Radio Generation

Musical memories. Early on in the pandemic, Mitch Bennett, the chief creative officer at the…

Buckhead - Harry Norman Realtors
ALL GOOD IN THE ’HOOD

AREA REAL ESTATE AGENTS OFFER A GLANCE AT THE STATE OF THE LOCAL REAL ESTATE…

Susan Bonds-McCulloch (left) helps a client select clothing for an upcoming job interview.
Personal Power

Appearance counts. Despite the obstacles of the last year, the Sandy Springs-based Dress for Success…

FOOD NEWS – MARCH / APRIL 2021

Storico Vino is the latest concept by Michael Patrick, Pietro Gianni and Stephen Peterson, the…

“The Good Life” by Nelson De La Nuez, $7,500, available at Jennifer Balcos Gallery
TREND SPOTTERS

6 INTERIOR DESIGN EXPERTS PINPOINT 2021 STYLE If you’re among those longing to spruce up…

Kellee Kendell
STARTING ANEW

Kellee Kendell turned a hair salon accident into the impetus for a beauty line. Kellee…

Bert Weiss of The Bert Show
Atlanta’s Great Showman

Bert Weiss of The Bert Show celebrates 20 years on-air! Morning radio found Bert Weiss,…

Amy Rader’s butterfly works
HOME-GROWN TALENT

Amy Rader’s butterfly works fly out of the studio. Visual artist Amy Rader grew up…

DIVINE DESIGN

THE DRAWING ROOM CHANNELS INDIVIDUAL STYLE AT BUCKHEAD VILLAGE. Feast your eyes on a curated…

Wilmington is set on the Cape Fear River, inland from the Atlantic Ocean.
LIGHTS, CAMERA, WEEKEND

Exploring the other “Hollywood of the South”. Before Atlanta became known as the film capital…

OWNER-CHEF PAT PASCARELLA
Buon Appetito

GRANA OWNER-CHEF PAT PASCARELLA PUTS A SOUTHERN TWIST ON ITALIAN TRADITIONS It’s the age-old story…

Ruth Carter’s diverse designs range from the sumptuous ’70s suiting of I’m Gonna Git You Sucka (below) to the fantastical tribal fabrications of Black Panther (above).
MOVIE MAGIC

Ruth Carter’s iconic costumes on view at SCAD FASH. If Ruth E. Carter’s name doesn’t…

The spacious main floor flows seamlessly to the outdoors through glass pocket doors.
Hitting the Mark

A West Buckhead family moves its California casual style to a new home in Brookhaven.…

Jennifer Balcos Gallery
DESIGN NEWS – MARCH / APRIL 2021

The Works, an 80-acre adaptive reuse project on Atlanta’s Upper Westside, has debuted two design-centric…

DAS BBQ Ribs and brisket
HIGH OFF THE HOG

DAS raises the bar in barbecue. Nothing says “self-care” quite like taking myself out for…

Burberry Vintage Check Cotton Face Mask
Face Forward

No longer just an everyday safety tool, masks have become a fixture in our wardrobes.…

Simply Buckhead Cover Story March 2021
AT-HOME STYLE

ICONIC PROPERTIES, INTERIOR DESIGN STARS AND CHIC SHOPPING! Home is where the heart is, but…

Maritza Morelli, executive director of Los Niños Primero, received the Latin American Association’s 2020 Inspiration Award for her service.
Kids First

Education is key. Twenty years ago, leaders at Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church in Sandy Springs…