WRITE THIS DOWN

In this age of technology, there’s something to be said about writing by hand. For many, pens bring back memories of school days, while for others they’re a status symbol or treasured gift. Here are five stylish writing utensils that will have you wanting to ditch going digital in favor of pen and paper.

Tiffany & Co. Executive Tiffany T-clip Retractable Ballpoint Pen in […]

SEOUL SEARCHING

A SELECTION FROM THE KOREAN BEAUTY PRODUCTS THAT ARE ALL THE RAGE

SUGU Glowing Skin Sheet Mask with Egg White

STORY: Jessica Dauler

K-beauty is an abbreviated term for the skincare product boom that began in South Korea and has enchanted the U.S. market. From quirky packaging to quality ingredients at reasonable price points, many of the top-selling Korean beauty items are now available in Atlanta. […]

DOWN TO EARTH

Saving the planet is a huge task, but making the swap to sustainable and naturally derived materials can help make a difference.

Savi Provisions: Repurpose Compostable Tableware

Any day, but particularly Earth Day (April 22), is a great time to explore the benefits of replacing your usual products with eco-friendly versions to help reduce the negative effects they have on the environment. Here are some […]

IN THE TRENCHES

A trench is a coat that remains current despite a 100-year-plus history. These timeless coverings are not only practical, their style longevity also makes them a closet essential for both men and women.

Burberry Vintage Check Cotton Trench Coat

STORY: Jessica Dauler

Burberry Vintage Check Cotton Trench Coat ($2,390)

The ever-recognizable Burberry check is as much a symbol of casual luxury and contemporary elegance as it is […]

FESTIVE MEALS TO GO

During the holidays, playing host or hostess can become overwhelming amidst a long list of seasonal obligations. So why not let someone else do the work this year? Eliminate the stress of meal planning and prep with catered solutions from one of these local purveyors.

STORY: Jessica Dauler
PHOTOS: Sara Hanna

1. Pano’s Food Shop: Crab Cocktail, Shrimp Cocktail and African Lobster Tails

($19 per person)

A Buckhead institution marked by […]

AUTUMNAL ADVENTURES

The cooler months bring on a popular pastime known as leaf peeping, which takes people on a journey to find the best fall foliage.

Amicalola Falls State Park Dawsonville, Georgia – Courtesy Georgia Department of Natural Resources

STORY: Jessica Dauler

It’s difficult to predict the exact dates for optimal viewing, but lucky for us, many nearby options make it easier to find a window of opportunity.

Amicalola […]

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— […]

RAW REVIVAL

While it may seem like a new trend, poke (pronounced poh-kay) is a Hawaiian dish that has been around for centuries.

STORY: Jessica Dauler
PHOTOS: Sara Hanna

Look around town and you’ll notice the raw fish salad popping up everywhere, and with good reason, as it’s both healthy and delicious. Even if you’re not a fan of traditional sushi, poke offers a sea of combinations so you can get […]

AN INTELLIGENT ABODE

Smart-home technology is front and center these days, with a range of devices and price points to make any house the smartest in the neighborhood. These handy, high-tech devices allow homeowners to control everything from lighting to thermostats to garage doors, all by remoted gadget or voice command.

Amazon Echo Dot – Photo: Courtesy Amazon

STORY: Jessica Dauler
PHOTOS: Sara Hanna

Amazon Echo Dot ($35)

Alexa is Echo’s […]

HAVE A HAT-I-TUDE

The Kentucky Derby is known as much for the hats worn by the spectators as for the horses that run around the track at Churchill Downs each May.

Christine A. Moore Millinery Miller

Place your bet on any of these ensemble toppers for a win at a Derby party, or any fancy spring or summer soiree where the dress code calls for some fashionable flair.*