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Stephanie Granada

Recent Posts By Stephanie Granada

Tips from a Kentucky Style Setter

Lexington-based fashion blogger Beth Parker shares her tricks for looking pretty trackside all day long. 1. “I use an oil-free formula that’s unscented (no mosquitoes!) to protect my skin, even when it’s not sunny out.” Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunscreen, $9.09; target.com 2. “You’ve gotta have a lucky charm. This amulet is made of fluorite, which is said to bring […]

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Jennifer Garner Talks About Her Southern Living Cover on Today Show

We loved seeing our March cover girl on the Today show this morning. Jennifer Garner talked about her new movie with Al Pacino, Danny Collins, and the significance of having her sisters and mom featured in our current issue.

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If You Buy One Investment Piece This Spring…

It’s been a long winter, but we’re in the homestretch. Many of us have even started stashing our heavy-duty gear to free up space for a few new pieces to liven up our spring wardrobes.

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We Want to Shop Miranda Lambert’s New Music Video

Miranda Lambert just stole the spot as our new summer-style icon with the debut of her Little Red Wagon music video. Lambert’s Dukes of Hazzard-meets-Marilyn Monroe getups have us wanting to pull out the cutoffs and cowboy boots for a rambling Oklahoma road trip.

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Road Test: 1 Thrifty Tool; 9 Uses For Better Skin

We all want healthy clear skin; the kind that might even allow us to skip makeup. That’s what makes cleansing brushes so appealing—they buff away dead skin and dig dirt and grime out of pores for smooth skin that glows.

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5 Times Reese Witherspoon Ruled the Oscars

In our book there is no competition, Southern gal Reese Witherspoon was the queen of the Academy Awards. Although the actress, who won an Oscar in 2006 for her portrayal of June Carter in Walk the Line, did not take home a golden statue this year, her grace and humor put her on the top of our list.

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How to Spot a Southerner at the Oscars

It’s Oscars week, and a whole lot of the who’s who of the night are from the South. It’s no surprise considering the range of characters our region produces. But because not everyone comes with a visible “Made in Mississippi” sticker, we came up with a foolproof guide to help you spot a fellow Southerner at the awards show (or any other event […]

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Trending Now: Pearls for Valentine’s Day

We know you love pearls, but did you know just how many different forms your favorite strand could take? This vintage advertisement got us thinking about pearls’ diversity and the many modern styles we’ve been seeing lately that take the classic beyond its usual prim-and-proper territory.

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Southern Soul Is Alive in Texas

I was skimming Instagram this morning, when I came across this photo from Cecilia Márquez, the owner of Saint Cloud boutique in Houston. I know Ceci, and have been to her shop, so I know she has great taste. I had to check out the guy who blew her and her friends away playing at The Continental Club last night.

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Instant Classic: Lipsticks

 What’s the one beauty item a Southern woman never leaves home without? Lipstick. Around the office, we’re all abuzz over Louisiana’s Kismet Cosmetics and its vibrant range of eight hues. The formula goes on smooth, and colors are blended to suit various skin tones—Burnout, a red, is particularly flattering. Shades range from the wear-anywhere Naked Gypsy (a nude color with […]

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