Southern Snapshot

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


Five (More) Must-Follow Southern Instagrams

Five Southern Living staffers rounded up their favorite Southern Instagrams and explained why they’re worth the follow. Follow them, and let us know your favorite Instagrammers! 

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The May Issue—What You Didn’t See

From Nashville’s vintage baseball league to a stunning lake house in Georgia, here’s what you didn’t see in the May issue. Come dinner, arrive early for a counter seat at Uchi, a temple of Japanese cuisine where artistic seafood dishes are as thrilling to see as they are to eat. Pictured here is the Pork Jowl: Brussels sprouts, kimchee, romaine, […]

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Your Vintage Easter Snapshots!

We’ve loved seeing your reader-submitted Easter photos via Instagram!  All those sweet children and bunnies made us excited to celebrate tomorrow. Keep sending your photos to @southernlivingmag on IG and @southern_living on Twitter, #SouthernEaster  

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Throwback Thursday: We Want to See Your Vintage Easter Snapshots!

There’s nothing like Easter in the South, and we’re getting nostalgic thinking about the egg hunts, frilly dresses, and Easter bonnets of yesteryear. We’d love to see your vintage Easter pictures of family gatherings and Easter supper spreads while we prepare for this year’s Easter weekend. Post them to Instagram with hashtags #TBT and #EasterThrowback, and we’ll post our favorites on Easter Sunday.

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The April Issue—What You Didn’t See

For this month’s issue we got to sip cocktails in Mississippi, cruise around Charleston, and sample countless strawberry treats. Here are our favorite 10 pictures that didn’t make the issue. Style Editor Stephanie Granada kicked back with these fellas and some cocktails at refined-rocker bar Branch in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Southern Efficiency in Washington, D.C., is right next to Mockingbird Hill and Eat the […]

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10 Pictures That’ll Make You Even Happier For Spring!

Join us in celebrating warmer weather; it was just the Spring Equinox! Post photos on IG from this weekend’s spring time activities with #southernsnapshotspringishere for a chance to be featured!

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Yes, SXSW Is Still Southern

We were at SXSW for the first time this week. Yes, it was as big, and over-the-top, and crowded, but we loved every minute of it. And though it seemed the entire digital world had descended on Austin, we found plenty of moments that reminded us that the festival hasn’t lost its Southern charm. Case in point: 10 moments snapped […]

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Best of Southern Living’s Mardi Gras Instagram Takeover

The Mardi Gras celebration might be over, but definitely not forgotten. We’re counting down our favorite moments from this week’s #MardiGrasTakeover on our Instragram account. Plenty of soul and flavor straight from the Crescent City and beyond.

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Five Must-Follow Southern Instagrams

From chefs in Birmingham to designers in Asheville, we love a good Southern-filled Instagram feed. Here are five Instagrammers who love the South as much as we do and are reflecting it in their feeds. Follow ‘em! Hot & Hot Chef Chris Hastings proves it’s OK to take pictures of food. OK, he has an advantage, being a James Beard […]

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You Shot It: Valentine’s Day Weekend

Cooking a special meal for your sweetie? Making crafts with your kids? Going on a romantic stroll? We want to see how you are spending your Valentine’s weekend. Send us your snapshot using #SouthernValentine and we’ll repost our favorites.

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