THE SHARP-DRESSED MAN

A STYLISH ENSEMBLE FOR WEEKDAY AND WEEKEND

WEEKDAY

The days of the go-to navy suit are long in the past. This exceptional suit will get you noticed both in and out of the office. The pink spread-collar pique dress shirt fits comfortably underneath the jacket and works with or without a tie. Add an extra pop of color with the silk pocket square and funky but still understated […]

LOOK, LISTEN, LEARN

Third Thursday series at Buckhead gallery combines visual arts with the spoken word

Corporate leadership advisor Amy Balog speaks at a recent gathering of art and spoken word enthusiasts at the Anne O Art gallery.

Corporate leadership advisor Amy Balog speaks at a recent gathering of art and spoken word enthusiasts at the Anne O Art gallery.

STORY: H.M. Cauley
PHOTO: CR Kirkland Photography

A client with an […]

SMOKE ’EM IF YOU GOT ’EM

THE ART OF PAIRING CIGARS WITH SUITABLE LIBATIONS

STORY: Angela Hansberger
PHOTO: Brett Ferencz

Peanut butter and jelly, avocado and toast—they just go together. Similarly, a fine cigar has a harmonious relationship with spirits. Think of classical pairings, such as a stogie with a glass of scotch or cognac. But today, the art of creating such a melodious experience has also moved into beer and wine.

Pairing beverages with cigars […]

SAVING OCEANS AND WATERWAYS

South Moon Under owners Patricia Darrow Smith and Michael Smith support clean beaches and waterways.

South Moon Under owners Patricia Darrow Smith and Michael Smith support clean beaches and waterways.

Retail store supports national environmental nonprofit

BY: Mickey Goodman

South Moon Under, a national fashion retailer with locations in Shops Around Lenox, Ponce City Market and Avalon, celebrates its 50th anniversary this summer with continued support of […]

You Gotta Have Art

FINE ARTISANS DESCEND ON BUCKHEAD

Buckhead Fine Arts Festival attendees will find plenty to add to their collections.

Buckhead Fine Arts Festival attendees will find plenty to add to their collections.

BY: Karon Warren

On Sept. 22 and 23, approximately 100 painters, photographers, sculptors, metalworkers, glass artists, jewelers and other artisans will display their wares at the Buckhead Fine […]

TELL AND SELL YOUR STORY

A film industry pro shares insider tips in free writing workshops

STORY: H.M. Cauley
PHOTO: Sara Hanna

New Zealand native Mark Staufer has spent years in London and Hollywood working in front of and behind the camera. But since moving to Buckhead three years ago, the 54-year-old has finally found what he describes as his real passion in life.

“I like sitting at home in the dark with my characters […]

CHANGING DIRECTION

A tragic accident pivoted Talbot Kennedy from cheerleader to wheelchair rugby champion

“WHETHER YOU’RE IN A WHEELCHAIR OR FULLY ABLED, YOU HAVE TO DECIDE IF YOU’RE GOING TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF LIFE’S OPPORTUNITIES.”

“WHETHER YOU’RE IN A WHEELCHAIR OR FULLY ABLED, YOU HAVE TO DECIDE IF YOU’RE GOING TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF LIFE’S OPPORTUNITIES.”

STORY: Ann Hardie
PHOTOS: Sara Hanna

Talbot Kennedy doesn’t want you to feel sorry […]

DRIVE SAFE, DRIVE SMART

Lauren Winborne of SteerSmart teaches teens to make safe choices on the road.

Lauren Winborne of SteerSmart teaches teens to make safe choices on the road.

Steering young drivers in the right direction

BY: Mickey Goodman

When the first of Lauren Winborne’s six children was old enough to get a driver’s license, she was haunted by memories of friends who had died in serious car accidents while […]

RUGGED RESULTS

More and more men are opting for plastic surgery

STORY: Jennifer Bradley Franklin

Women getting plastic surgery is fairly commonplace these days, but a man getting a procedure? Even in these enlightened times, it’s a bit of a taboo subject. That tide is changing, though, says Dr. ChiChi Berhane, the board-certified surgeon behind the Tailor Made Looks Institute of Plastic Surgery, which opened earlier this year in Buckhead. […]

HAPPY HOUR

Watches have been a men’s wardrobe staple and object of significance for hundreds of years.

STORY: Jessica Dauler

These days they could easily be replaced by modern technology, yet for many, they are treasured items worn like any other piece of precious jewelry. Here are some stylish timekeepers that will work with a multitude of outfits.

Cartier Drive de Cartier Extra-Flat Watch ($15,400)

Cartier is all about shapes—round, square, oval— […]