Fashion & Beauty

Iconic and of-the-moment Southern style, curated by our editors


What to Pack In Your Makeup Bag This Labor Day Weekend

Who better than two beachside-living Florida beauty bloggers to tell you how to have your prettiest Labor Day yet? We asked Beth Beattie and Danielle Norcross of Palm Beach Lately to spill on the essential items they’ll be packing for their weekend getaway.

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Yes, You Can Put a Bow Tie on Anything and It’ll Be Instantly Cuter

This week we teamed up with Southern Proper and Onward Reserve to host a #putabowtieonit challenge for National Bow Tie Day—and y’all, choosing a winner is really hard. From cows in bows to a dapper cast-iron skillet, the entries were too good for us to choose just one (we could have a whole series on all the cute dogs alone!).

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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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Charlotte Brings the Drama of High Fashion with the Pretty Elegance of Southern Style

Guest post by writer Adam Rhew  What sets Southern style apart is our commitment to the classics, blended with a fearless spirit to push boundaries. Few people strike that balance better than Laura Vinroot Poole, owner of Charlotte’s impeccably curated boutique Capitol, and one of the Southern Living’s 75 Most Stylish Southerners. So, I was hardly surprised when I heard she was planning to show Giambattista […]

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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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Elaine Turner Giveaway! Our Favorite Fall Boot

Fall is just around the corner and that means we’ll soon be trading our shoulder-baring sundresses for cozy sweaters and our best denim. Each season, it’s essential to have a riding boot that looks great with everything in our wardrobes from tailored blazers to printed blouses.

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Find Fashion-Forward, Hand-Produced Jewelry at Shalla Wista

Tucked among boutiques in Crestline Village (a quaint, shop-filled neighborhood in Birmingham) are the exposed-brick walls and oversize windows of designer Laura Gaines’ one-room studio. There, Laura hand-produces each piece in her fashion-forward jewelry line, Shalla Wista.

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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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Giveaway! $200 from Love Always

This Florida boutique has no shortage of stellar Southern style. With an array of monogrammed jewelry and clothing that will help keep you cool in the summer heat, it’s one of our new favorite stops for fashion items this season. The good news is that even if you don’t live in the Sunshine State, you can shop Love Always’ online […]

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