No doubt about it: our Southern boys Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto are all grown up. And these two fine Southerners owned the Oscars last night (each taking home a statue for “Dallas Buyers Club,” Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor, respectively.) It feels like just yesterday we were watching Matthew do “alright, alright, alright,” in “Dazed and Confused,” and […]
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The music world was quite a buzz this week, with Hurray For The Riff Raff’s major label debut making major waves. NPR, Paste, SPIN — all wrote glowing reviews for “Small Town Heroes” by the New Orleans group.
We were all stunned yesterday when snow storms gripped parts of the South, including our hometown of Birmingham. This morning there are still people stranded, and we’re praying for their safety. As those of us in Alabama and affected states try to get home, we’re counting our blessings for the good things that have happened and how Southerners have risen […]
For years, the stretch of road extending from the South Carolina State House was where senators mixed with shoppers and University of South Carolina students, where people from all over town came to dine and mingle. As people moved to the suburbs, buildings were shuttered. But now, as Columbia residents reclaim downtown, the five blocks between Gervais and Blanding are back. Here, […]
Anthony Lupesco grew up playing among the sewing machines of his parents’ Italian factory, which serviced posh fashion houses in Europe, including Versace. (His father, Pierre Lupesco, was a creator of the Made In Italy brand.) Anthony later studied fashion design at the Academy of Arts in San Francisco. After, he returned to the Mid-Atlantic region where his family had […]
Remember how you were so excited when you were the first to get Birchbox, getting all those surprise beauty treats delivered to your doorstep? Well, we have one better for you. Sure, we still love the big subscription boxes, but are most excited by a new subscription service that delivers products made in the South— specifically, one of our hottest […]