4 Jan, 2019

FLOWER POWER

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Flower Child executive chef Matthew Schwab puts the ease in healthy eating

STORY: Carly Cooper
PHOTO: Christopher Watkins

Like the health-conscious restaurant that he leads, Flower Child executive chef Matthew Schwab is new to Buckhead. But that doesn’t mean he’s not embracing the local lifestyle from heart to stomach.

After working at busy restaurants such as The Cheesecake Factory and Cooper’s Hawk Winery in Orlando and Nashville, Schwab joined Flower […]

4 Jan, 2019

KNOCKOUT

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BUCKHEAD’S MOMENT IN BOXING HISTORY

STORY: Art Jones
PHOTO: Sam Massell photo courtesy of Atlanta History Center

One of the most exciting sports events to ever take place in Atlanta occurred on Oct. 26, 1970, when a highly anticipated boxing title bout was waged between Muhammad Ali and Jerry Quarry. It had been more than three years since Ali was stripped of his heavyweight title. Convicted of draft evasion, […]

4 Jan, 2019

A SUPER BOWL SPREAD

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WINNING GAME-DAY RECIPES

BY: Lia Picard
Photo: Henri Hollis

The Super Bowl is Feb. 3, and although at press time we don’t know who’s playing in it yet, we do know that Atlanta will be partying. And what’s a Super Bowl bash without good food? A proper watch party doesn’t necessarily call for gourmet eats, but they do need to be tasty.

Irby’s Tavern opened in Buckhead last June, giving us […]

4 Jan, 2019

FOOTBALL TURNS FASHIONABLE

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ATLANTA HOSTS THE SUPER BOWL OF RUNWAY SHOWS

BY: Karon Warren

For those more interested in style than the Super Bowl, the 18th annual Off the Field Players’ Wives Association Fashion Show is the perfect way to celebrate the sport’s biggest game. On Feb. 1 at The Shops Buckhead Atlanta, the wives of both former and current NFL players, current and retired players themselves, and some celebrity guests […]

4 Jan, 2019

INNER BEAUTY

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SUPPLEMENTS, VITAMINS AND INFUSIONS UP THE ANTE FROM THE INSIDE OUT

Hydration Therapy
Ryan Hattaway

STORY: Jennifer Bradley Franklin

These days “you are what you eat” isn’t just a ploy to get kids to eat their veggies. It’s become a full-blown beauty movement. Proper nourishment and hydration can mean the difference between things such as plump, glowing skin and a sad, drab visage. If you’re still recovering […]

4 Jan, 2019

THE STYLE FORECAST FOR 2019

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WHAT’S IN AND WHAT’S OUT WHEN IT COMES TO WOMEN’S WARDROBES THIS YEAR

Wardrobe courtesy of Tootsies Vince Ridley suede boots ($385); Claudia beaded bracelets ($90) and hoop earrings ($120); MCL woven cuff ($395); Below The Belt suede belt ($100); Eugenia Kim bolero hat with pearl studs ($305); Krewe sunglasses ($205); Veronica Beard Minna dress ($595); Sarah Stewart leather jacket ($500); Elena Ghisellini suede […]

4 Jan, 2019

STRETCH YOUR LIMITS

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WHY YOU NEED TO ADD STRETCHING SESSIONS TO YOUR WORKOUT MIX

Motion Stretch Studio offers clients 30- to 60-minute myofascial stretching sessions with licensed professionals.

STORY: Amelia Pavlik
PHOTO: Jay Boatwright

Running, spinning, yoga—these are just a few of the workouts that might be part of your weekly routine. But have you ever thought about adding a good stretch with a licensed professional to the mix? “A […]

4 Jan, 2019

LEZA BENNETT

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HIGH-FLYING BROW STUDIO OWNER AND FLIGHT ATTENDANT

Wardrobe: Terani Couture sequin gown and Marchesa cutout evening sandal, courtesy of Elite Pour La Vie.

STORY: Daryn Kagan
PHOTOS: Sara Hanna

Leza Bennett knows what it is to feel insecure about one of the least talked about features of a woman’s face. “I don’t have a whole lot of eyebrows myself,” the 47-year-old owner of The Perfect Brows admits. […]

4 Jan, 2019

BEAUTIFUL BALLYFIN

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Checking in to one of Ireland’s most luxurious hotels

Ballyfin is a restored country estate on more than 600 scenic acres near Portlaoise, easily accessible by train from Dublin.

STORY: Jan Schroder

Upon arrival, guests are welcomed with a glass of Champagne.

Forget sailing the high seas or engaging in a constant battle against evil. When […]

4 Jan, 2019

15 MINUTES WITH MEREDYTH COLE

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Meredyth Cole can walk to school every day. That’s because she lives on campus.

STORY: Jill Becker
PHOTO: Sara Hanna

But Cole isn’t a student roughing it in a college dorm; she’s the new head of The Lovett School, an almost 100-year-old independent college preparatory academy on Paces Ferry Road. The seasoned school administrator and teacher took over the job last July, after stints at The Episcopal School of […]