Patricia Shannon

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Restored St. Roch Market Opens Its Doors to New Orleans

Step inside the newly renovated St. Roch Market in New Orleans’ historic St. Roch neighborhood and the nostalgia of a bygone time and place is suddenly not so far away.

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In Austin for SXSW? Here’s Your Locals’ Guide to the Best Nightlife

The countdown to SXSW is on! As droves of revelers invade the city to take part in the nine day extravaganza, we enlisted Billy Nachman and Hobson Brown, co-founders at Austin-based Criquet Shirts (1603 S. 1st Street, Austin, TX 78704) to help us map out the must-visit after-hours spots that will help you take to the scene like a true Austinite. 

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What Color Is This Dress?

If you think it’s gold, think again… Just kidding! Love it? We do too. Click here to buy. Happy Friday!  Love, your friends at Southern Living

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Set Your Site on Reese

Roots are in this spring—specifically, those of the Southern variety. Though Reese Witherspoon is just the latest star to jump on the lifestyle site movement (enter Goop, Preserve, etc.), Draper James, her iteration on the Hollywood trend du jour has our attention. We received another scoop yesterday via parenting site Cricket’s Circle on what we can expect from the Nashville-native’s […]

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Have You Heard the Idea House Buzz?

With five months until the grand reveal of our 2015 Idea House, the countdown is on. An all-star design team is already hard at work planning every last detail of the new modern farmhouse located at Bundoran Farm by Natural Retreats, just outside Charlottesville, Virginia. Our 2014 Custom Builder of the Year Jayson Collier of Summit Custom Homes is the […]

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10 Pretty in Pink Valentine Gifts $35 and Under

Anyone else have a bank account that’s still recovering from Christmas? We thought so! Spread the love without lightening your wallet with our Cupid-approved gifts, $35 and under. Rifle Paper Co. Flamingo Illustrated Art Print, $24; riflepaperco.com Lollia Stacks of Pretty Paper No. 18 Candle, $30; lollialife.com BKR Momo Heart Bottle, $35; mybrkr.com Barr-Co. Soap Shop Honeysuckle Hand and Body […]

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Your Favorite Things on SouthernLiving.com in 2014

As another year comes to a close, we’re reminiscing with a roundup of the year’s most popular content on SouthernLiving.com. From ground beef recipes to pumpkin carving ideas, our best galleries will keep on getting better as we bring you even more content to love! 1. 102 Spectacular Thanksgiving Sides We want to thank you for giving us our best […]

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7 Reasons Anna Wintour is Right: Scarlett O’Hara is a Style Icon

Frankly my dear, we have no qualms naming Scarlett the grande dame of iconic style. After all, she did turn mere curtains into a hoop-skirted confection in what we stipulate to be the birthplace of American haute couture, Tara’s drawing room.

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Tailgate Giveaway: The Ultimate Tailgate Gift Basket, Week 2

Every Wednesday through college football season we are giving away a tailgating necessity to help you create the ultimate Southern tailgate. Check in each week to see what it is and enter for a chance to win!

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7 Rules for a Smooth Bathroom Remodel

We’ve partnered with online home-improvement network Porch.com to give you the skinny on how to master your remodel. Here, Porch Editor in Chief Anne Reagan shares her best tips. Sometimes it’s the smallest remodeling projects that cause the biggest headaches.

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