Here’s The Biggest Bourbon Selection In Columbia, Soon The States?

Kristian Niemi might hail from Minneapolis, but his soul is Southern. Case in point: His restaurant, opening Monday, April 28, is named Bourbon, is located on Columbia, South Carolina’s now-bustling Main Street, and boasts the largest bourbon selection in Columbia. Kristian is ambitious — he aims to grow the selection to be one of the largest in the U.S.

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Wear The Southern United States (As Jewelry, That Is)

In many ways, the landscape comprising the Southern United Sates is a work of art, albeit one that doesn’t quite fit in a museum. One Charleston artist decided to turn that very landscape into wearable art.

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Why Mobile Shopping Doesn’t Have to Mean the End of Boutiques

At Southern Living we love supporting small businesses. That’s why we are thrilled to learn about House Account, a mobile shopping app released this year that delivers more than 350 independently owned boutiques to your fingertips. Created by Laura Vinroot Poole of the revered Charlotte boutiques Capitol and Poole, House Account delivers the unique aesthetic of local boutiques with the accessibility […]

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How a Philly Cheesesteak Brought a Southern Chef to National TV, Kind Of

Move aside, Emeril Lagasse. There’s a new celebrity chef in America. Chef David Guas spent the majority of his life in two major Southern food hubs, New Orleans and Washington D.C. During that time, he’s worked at some of the most acclaimed restaurants in both cities, written books, appeared as a contestant on Chopped, and brought his native New Orleans […]

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Stephen Colbert Should Host “The Late Show” in NOLA, Per Mayor’s Request

As you may have heard, Stephen Colbert will be taking over The Late Show when David Letterman retires in 2015. What you haven’t heard is where that show will take place. New York City and Los Angeles are vying for the comedy sensation, but there appears to be a third option.

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5 Things You Need To Know In The South Right Now

Every Monday we bring you the SL Hot List, a round up of the five latest and greatest things to hit the South. Consider it your weekly update on our region’s most buzzworthy news. 1. Food and Film. The second annual Charleston Food Film Festival returns this Thursday for three nights of viewing, sipping, and tasting at the High Wire Distilling Co., with […]

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Sunday Supper: Pasta Carbonara

Happy Easter! If you’re enjoying one of our flavorful glazed ham recipes from last week’s Sunday Supper, we have the perfect solution for your leftovers—pasta carbonara.

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Diana’s Favorite Flower

The late Princess Diana may not have been Southern, but her grace, style, and concern for others certainly made her our kindred spirit. Memories of Diana fill our hearts, but how many of them fill our gardens? See if you can guess which one of the following was Diana’s favorite flower. You might be growing it!

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Your Vintage Easter Snapshots!

We’ve loved seeing your reader-submitted Easter photos via Instagram!  All those sweet children and bunnies made us excited to celebrate tomorrow. Keep sending your photos to @southernlivingmag on IG and @southern_living on Twitter, #SouthernEaster  

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What To Wear This Weekend, Easter Edition

This Easter weekend it’s all about embracing spring’s girliest trends—hello pastels and florals! Let this guide serve as inspiration for your prettiest Easter yet. If “prim-and-proper” is your middle name…. Floral dress, ruffle coat, pearls—check, check, check! There’s almost no such thing as “too sweet” this weekend. Dress, Jill Stuart; Shoes, Burberry Prorsum; Bag, Kate Spade New York; Polish, Essie; Earrings, Blue Nile […]

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