NEWS CLIPS – MARCH / APRIL 2018

REESE WITHERSPOON BRINGS CELEBRITY STYLE TO BUCKHEAD

Located in the Shops Around Lenox, Draper James, Reese Witherspoon’s Southern-inspired fashion and lifestyle brand, opened its first Atlanta location recently with a lively grand opening celebration. The Academy Award winning actress attended the event wearing her own label, as did her celebrity friends, including actress Amy Smart, Spanx founder Sara Blakely and author Emily Giffin. The 1,829-square-foot store is […]

ON THE HOME FRONT

TWO INTERIOR DESIGN SHOPS OPEN THEIR DOORS IN BUCKHEAD

BoConcept

BoConcept

Atlanta’s home decor scene just got even chicer. BoConcept, a Danish furniture company with nearly 300 locations around the world, recently launched its first local retail location in Buckhead. Founded in 1952, the brand offers stylish, high-quality, functional pieces with Scandinavian influences for contemporary homes at reasonable prices. Franchise owner Ray Priddle cites the growing […]

NEWS CLIPS – JANUARY / FEBRUARY 2018

BARK FIFTH AVE. DEBUTS LUXURY “SPAW”

Chances are you already spoil your dog with treats, toys and plenty of snuggles. If you’re looking to take your pooch’s pampering to the next level, take him to Bark Fifth Ave. pet boutique’s new luxury spa and glam center. “I built Bark Fifth Ave. around the core belief that fabulous dogs need fabulous things,” says owner Ashley Harris. “Our goal is to continue providing high-end luxury services to […]

NEWS CLIPS – NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2017

A NEW WAY TO GET YOUR WORKOUT ON

Fit9, a fitness studio from the owners of Stellar Bodies, has opened its doors in Buckhead. The one-hour group workouts combine high-intensity interval training and metabolic conditioning, as well as elements from boxing and athletic training, to maximize clients’ results while minimizing injury. Using top-of-the line exercise equipment and technology, you’ll strengthen every muscle in your body, boost your heart health and torch major calories. “From the […]

THE WHEEL DEAL

RELAY BIKE SHARE PROGRAM ROLLS OUT IN BUCKHEAD

With its more than 500 bikes and 50 stations throughout Midtown and downtown Atlanta, chances are you’ve noticed the aqua colored Relay bikes wheeling around town. The program has now launched in Buckhead, and local residents can pick up a set of wheels to run errands or just go for a spin. Currently, three Relay stations are available in […]

BUY LOCAL

A NEW SUBSCRIPTION SERVICE FOR ALL THINGS SOUTHERN

As Southerners, we know to always bring a hostess gift, but how often do we treat ourselves to something special? With a new box full of made-in-the-South goodies every quarter, the Suthinstyle subscription service allows you to do just that, but it also doubles as a great gift for someone else. Buckhead entrepreneur and mom of three Ashley Stamoulis […]

NEWS CLIPS – OCTOBER 2017

REBRANDED ART GALLERY DEBUTS AT PHIPPS PLAZA

Phipps Plaza’s freshly rebranded Gallery Seven (formerly Carré d’artistes Atlanta) features original paintings, photographs, sculptures and more by artists from all over the world, with an emphasis on local artists. Owner Brenda Joyce says she opened the studio in hopes of bridging the gap between different cultures and helping the Atlanta art community become known on a global scale. “Art is for everyone,” she says. “With so much […]

NEWS CLIPS – SEPTEMBER 2017

SANDY SPRINGS GETS FIRST MICROBREWERY

Craft beer aficionados will have a new spot to enjoy a cold one when Pontoon Brewery opens its doors in Sandy Springs over Labor Day weekend and becomes the city’s first microbrewery. The Atlanta-based brewing company will offer tours, tastings, growler and crowler (32-ounce to-go cans) sales, tailgates, trolley rides and more. “We’re excited to bring the first microbrewery there,” says CEO and co-founder Sean O’Keefe. “It’ll be a great […]

GET A GRIP

GOLFTEC UNVEILS HIGH-TECH CLUB-FITTING TECHNOLOGY

Ever wondered if your golf clubs are truly the best fit? If so, you’re right to wonder: 90 percent of U.S. golfers play with equipment that’s wrong for their game. Fortunately, Golftec Buckhead has a solution: Tecfit, a brand new program that determines your ideal club based on your personal fit specifications, shaft length and flex, lie angle and grip type and […]

STRIKE A POSE

MOBILE HEADSHOT STUDIO ARRIVES IN ATLANTA

Get ready for your close-up, Atlanta. The Headshot Truck, a mobile photography studio, is now operating in several neighborhoods throughout the city. The hot-pink truck sets up at select locales and allows business owners, actors and other interested parties to stop in for professional yet affordable headshots. The truck has its own expert team of photographers and makeup artists to help […]