Melody Kitchens

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Fall’s Best New Southern Design Books

Fall is arguably the best season to curl up with a good book, and these design reads are just the fit for a lazy afternoon. Plus, a stack of these make the perfect styling point on your coffee table. Here’s our roundup of our new favorite Southern design books.

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Seven Questions with ESPN’s Samantha Ponder

College football officially begins this Saturday (as if we could ever forget), and we chatted with ESPN reporter Samantha Ponder on all things pigskin. Ponder appears on ESPN College GameDay and College Football Primetime games on Thursday nights.

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Who Is The Most Iconic Southern Rocker?

Today, 60 years ago, rock ‘n’ roll was born, when Elvis Presley walked into Memphis’ Sun Studios and recorded “That’s Alright, Mama.” The rest is, you know. In honor of this anniversary, we got to thinking about all the iconic rock legends the South has produced.

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5 Things You Need To Know In The South Right Now

Every Monday we bring you the Southern Living Hot List, a roundup of the five latest and greatest things to hit the South. Consider it your weekly update on our region’s most buzzworthy food, culture, and style news. 

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5 Things You Need To Know In The South Right Now

Every Monday we bring you the Southern Living Hot List, a roundup of the five latest and greatest things to hit the South. Consider it your weekly update on our region’s most buzzworthy food, culture, and style news. 

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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 food, culture, and style news. 

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The June Issue—What You Didn’t See

From Tennessee’s best fried chicken to more images from the stylish Epicurean Hotel in Tampa, here’s what you didn’t see in the June issue.

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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 roundup of the five latest and greatest things to hit the South. Consider it your weekly update on our region’s most buzzworthy food, culture, and style news.

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Share Your South Photo Contest

Don’t forget about our Share Your South photo contest!  Post photos of your favorite Southern views to Instagram until Sept. 30 by using the hashtag #ShareYourSouth. One winner will receive THREE two-night packages to their choice of any of the Southern Living Hotel Collection properties. You can also submit your entry here. Post away! 

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Love the South and Wear It Too

Accessories make the outfit, but jewelry is even more special when it’s tied to a person or place you love. That’s why we set out to find the most darling baubles inspired by the South. 

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