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 […]

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 […]

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— […]

RAISING A WELL-MANNERED CHILD

SIMPLE WAYS TO TEACH KIDS PROPER ETIQUETTE

Etiquette expert Peggy Newfield has trained more than 10,000 Atlanta children to be more confident and considerate individuals.

Etiquette expert Peggy Newfield has trained more than 10,000 Atlanta children to be more confident and considerate individuals.

STORY: Sue Rodman

Every parent hopes to raise a polite and well-mannered child, but in our go-go-go society, it’s not always an easy task. […]

THAILAND BY TALL SHIP

A sailing adventure in the Andaman Sea takes passengers to unspoiled islands

The Star Clipper floats on the Andaman Sea at full sail.

The Star Clipper floats on the Andaman Sea at full sail.

STORY & PHOTOS: Lindsay Lambert Day

When it comes to travel, arguably no category is more divisive than cruising, with travelers typically falling into one of two camps: the enthusiastic and the fiercely […]

GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS

NO18 BRINGS NEW LUXURY CO-WORKING SPACES TO BUCKHEAD

BY: Karon Warren

Joining the ranks of Atlanta’s growing co-working spaces, No18 debuts its first U.S. location at The Shops Buckhead Atlanta this fall. Launched in Sweden in 2012, this members-only club for businesses features almost 32,000 square feet of space and contains a variety of flexible workspace options, a members’ lounge, […]

NEWS CLIPS – SEPTEMBER 2018

MANDARIN ORIENTAL INTRODUCES LADIES OF LUXURY PACKAGE

Those searching for a girls getaway need look no further than the Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta, right here in Buckhead, thanks to its new Ladies of Luxury package. The year-round offering includes two nights’ accommodations, two Aromatherapy Associates Bespoke Facials at The Spa, afternoon tea with Champagne, a NARS makeover party for two and a Kendra Scott Color Bar jewelry party for two. The package starts at $1,400 and […]

PARKING IT

A weekend respite at Asheville’s Omni Grove Park Inn

The hotel's iconic exterior was constructed from locally hewn granite boulders.

The hotel’s iconic exterior was constructed from locally hewn granite boulders.

STORY: Giannina Smith Bedford

Asheville’s Omni Grove Park Inn was originally established as a secluded mountain getaway. Today, more than a century after it was built, it continues to be sought-after for its picturesque locale in […]

THE SOUTHERN CHARMS OF MILLEDGEVILLE

Why Georgia’s former capital is a perfect weekend getaway

The Old Governor’s Mansion was used by General Sherman as his headquarters during his March to the Sea in 1864.

The Old Governor’s Mansion was used by General Sherman as his headquarters during his March to the Sea in 1864.

STORY: Jan Schroder
Dylan Stephens Photography

A Southern girl, born and bred, I can think of no better way […]

VETERAN VOLUNTEER

Cheryl Brown Sykes was recently honored for her service by the Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women.

Cheryl Brown Sykes was recently honored for her service by the Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women.

A local resident’s commitment to improving communities

BY: Mickey Goodman

Cheryl Brown Sykes of Sandy Springs was raised to use her talents to help others and her aim has always been to make […]