Southern Snapshot

A daily look at Southern life through the lens of Southern Living photographers


Scenic Shots of Our Favorite Thanksgiving Drives

With Thanksgiving just around the bend, we can’t stop thinking about all the scenic drives we’ll be making throughout the South as we travel to see family and friends and kick off the holiday season. From Spanish moss in the deep South to the bright oranges and yellows of the Ozarks, we think there’s no better time to be driving […]

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Our Favorite Ways To Bring the Outdoors In This Year

That vague, in-between-holidays time of year has come again. While we anxiously await Thanksgiving (and Christmas!), we take down all of our spooky Halloween decorations and try to refrain from decking the halls for a few more weeks. (Though some of us might disagree.)

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Clever and Crafty: This Year’s Inispiring Costumes

Just because we celebrated Halloween last night doesn’t mean we won’t be carrying the festivities over into the coming days. With so many possible costumes and parties, why just celebrate one night? Instragram has got us feeling inspired and crafty this year – check out some of our favorites found on social media. From puppy dinosaurs to some spicy Sriracha, […]

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The November Issue: What You Didn’t See

From the latest up-and-coming neighborhoods around the South to the most seasonal fall decor, here’s what you didn’t see in the November issue of Southern Living.

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Here’s a Look at Fall’s Favorites

Has anyone been outside lately? It looks like the South has survived the brutal end of summer once again. Stiff, suffocating heat has given way to fall’s crisp breezes and pleasant skies, and treetops are adorned in gold.

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Journey With Us Through Hallowed Ground

School is well back into the swing of things and has got us thinking about our American history. Brush up on yours with these scenic shots from the Journey Through Hallowed Ground, a National Heritage Area running from Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, through Maryland and West Virginia, to Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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The October Issue—What You Didn’t See

From a stylish new hotel in Savannah, Georgia, to a family meatery in New Orleans, here’s what you didn’t see in the October issue.

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Get Street Style Savvy With These Southern Bloggers

Street style isn’t just for the hard-beaten paths of New York, Milan, and London. These Southern bloggers capture the true style of the folks that call this region home. From Roanoke, Virginia, to Austin, Texas, these street style photographers seek out the inspiring and noteworthy looks that bring life to the streets of the South daily.

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Our Photographers Have Us Ready For Fall

A hint of autumn in finally the air.  Some of our photographers have been able to capture the best of what is yet to come, leaving us longing for cooler weather, brighter trees, and all the festivities that come with fall. 

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In Photos: The South Takes Over New York Fashion Week

Just because New York Fashion Week is 962 miles from our home office doesn’t mean we didn’t get to have any of the fun. With the help of Instagram, some wonderful up-and-coming Southern designers were able to keep everyone posted on the most inspiring of designs to grace the runway. Below are some of our favorites by Southern designers.

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