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Stephanie Granada

Recent Posts By Stephanie Granada

The Best Southern Bow Tie Makers on National Bow Tie Day

We had so much fun with our first-ever National Bow Tie Day #putabowtieonit challenge. Later tonight we reveal our nominees for the winner, but first let’s take a look at some of our go-to Southern (and some honorary Southern) bow tie brands and how they got in on the #putabowtieonit fun.

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We Want You To Put a Bow Tie On It

When it comes to bow ties, Southerners do it best. Not only do we have a bevy of creative and talented bow tie designers in the South, we are also shameless in our support and adoration for the dapper accessory.

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What Southern Celebs Taught Us About Summer Style on Instagram

Instagram stalking. We do it too. And this week we’ve been trailing some of the South’s most social media-generous celebs to scoop up some style tips for these last few weeks of summer. Here’s a few takeaways.

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The Prettiest Wedding Jewelry We’ve Found

Florida girls Jodie and Danielle Snyder and their jewelry line Dannijo is the fashion world’s go-to for statement necklaces, rings, and bracelets that can jazz up even the simplest of get-ups. Now the designers branch out into weddings. The e-shop is divvied up into categories like “Bridal Shower,” “Rehearsal Dinner,” “Mother of the Bride,” and even the tricky “Something Blue”—taking […]

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Beach Bag Essentials under $100

You started summer with dreams of sun soaking, beach frolicking, and Mai Tai sipping by the shore, but as the season quickly slips by, you’ve yet to make it to the coast. Fret not— you still have time, and we’re here to help you figure out your wardrobe for that last-minute Gulf Shores getaway.

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Our Editors Summer Beauty Secrets Revealed

All women have a bit of love-hate relationship with summer. More love than hate, of course, but when it comes to hair and makeup we can all agree summer can be a real doozy. With the sticky humidity, random rainstorms, and sweltering heat, it’s hard to keep your face on and hair in check.

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Three Things You’ll Be Drinking This Year

D.C. bar owner Derek Brown (Mockingbird Hill, Eat the Rich, Columbia Room, The Passenger, Southern Efficiency) and his team are on a mission to help you drink better. There exists no pretense or snobbery, just a drive to educate and a love for spirits and their cultural significance.

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Buttermilk, Your Secret Beauty Weapon

It’s no secret that Southerners love buttermilk. At Southern Living, we swear by buttermilk for the sweetest of biscuits, pies, cakes, even ice cream. But these days we’re loving buttermilk for its less conventional use: as a beauty tool.

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5 Southern Style Bloggers to Follow Today

On Sunday we co-hosted the wrap party for the second annual Southern Blog Society Conference, put together by Jessica Camarata of My Style Vita and Cathy Anderson of Poor Little It Girl. Dozens of fashion and lifestyle bloggers joined at the W Buckhead to sip champagne and exchange trade secrets about the wild, and yes glam, world of fashion blogging.

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3 Seemingly Fussy Beauty Tricks That Are Worth Your Time

I just spent two weeks on vacation paying little attention to my hair or makeup, and  I’ve never felt better. To me, that’s what summer is all about: a carefree beauty routine that gets you out the door quickly to soak in the long, sunny days. Still, a girl’s gotta look put together.

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