Amy Gibbs

Recent Posts By Amy Gibbs

Win the Plants at the 2016 Southern Living Idea House!

We’re only a little over a week away from the grand opening of this year’s Southern Living Idea House! To celebrate, our friends at the Southern Living Plant Collection are giving you the chance to make this year’s landscaping look your own. To enter, download your favorite Southern Living Idea House garden plan then enter your information in this form. One lucky winner […]

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Countdown to the Idea House: Meet the Architect!

With only a few short weeks until the grand opening of the 2016 Idea House, we will be updating you weekly with behind-the-scenes sneak peeks and Q&As with the team. This week we chatted with Bill Ingram – architect and mastermind behind this year’s beautiful house. SL: What was your inspiration when designing this house? BI: The property provided inspiration for […]

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Countdown to the Idea House: Meet the Builder!

With only a few short months until the grand opening of the 2016 Idea House, we will be updating you weekly with behind-the-scenes sneak peeks and Q&As with the team. This week we chatted with this year’s builder – Bryan Phillips of Ebsco Development Company, Inc. and Town Builders, Inc. SL: What is your favorite part of this year’s Idea […]

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Countdown to the Idea House: Welcome to The Town of Mt Laurel!

With only a few short months until the grand opening of the 2016 Idea House, we will be updating you weekly with behind-the-scenes sneak peeks and Q&As with the team. We are thrilled to introduce you to our 2016 Idea House developer: The Town of Mt Laurel! We chatted with Julianna Vance of Mt Laurel on what makes this community […]

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Q&A With Designer Sandra Ericksen

Each week, we’re bringing you top tips, favorite products, and Q&A’s with the designers in our Coastal Living and Southern Living Designer Network. Charleston, SC designer Sandra Ericksen lets us in on what she’s loving right now, who inspires her most, and what every Southern home should have. SL: How would you describe your decorating style? SE: My own home is more […]

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Introducing the 2016 Idea House

With only a few short months until the grand opening of the 2016 Idea House, we will be updating you weekly with behind-the-scenes sneak peeks and Q&As with the team.  The 50th Anniversary celebration continues as we introduce you to our 2016 Southern Living Idea House, located in our hometown of Birmingham, AL. Set in the beautiful Town of Mt Laurel, designed […]

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6 Tips From Designer Ashley Gilbreath

Each week, we’re bringing you top tips, favorite products, and Q&A’s with the designers in our Coastal Living and Southern Living Designer Network. Montgomery, AL based designer Ashley Gilbreath of Ashley Gilbreath Interior Design shares her top 6 decorating tips. Tip #1: Fresh Blooms. If you’re looking for a simple, cost effective way to enhance the atmosphere of your home, look no further […]

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How to Bring the Outside In

Each week, we’re bringing you top tips, favorite products, and Q&A’s with the designers in our Coastal Living and Southern Living Designer Network. Hilton Head Island, SC designers Joni Vanderslice and Shelley Wilkins of J Banks Design share their top tips on how to bring the look of the natural environment inside your home. “At J Banks Design we are known […]

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4 Ways to Make the Most of Your Next Remodel

Each week, we’re bringing you top tips, favorite products, and Q&A’s with the designers in our Coastal Living and Southern Living Designer Network. Planning to renovate? Rosemary Beach, FL designer Paige Sumblin Schnell of Tracery Interiors shares her top tips on how to make the most of your upcoming remodel. Tip 1: I love a remodel project. There is just something about […]

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Three Ways to Instantly Freshen a Room

Each week, we’re bringing you top tips, favorite products, and Q&A’s with the designers in our Coastal Living and Southern Living Designer Network.  Savannah, GA designer Anne Hagerty of Anne Hagerty Interiors shares her top 3 ways to revitalize your home. A Great Swivel Chair. Sometimes the best way to freshen a room is by changing up a piece of furniture. I […]

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