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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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Watch JT, Luke Bryan, George Bush, and More Take the Ice Bucket Challenge

If you own a computer and a set of eyes, you’re familiar with the Ice Bucket Challenge (though you may know it as the #ICEBUCKETCHALLENGE). It’s a clever method of raising both awareness and money to support those suffering from ALS, often known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.

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A Moment for the Men and Women of Ferguson

This–my Thursday afternoon post–is generally a space for humor. This week I was going to write about the 5 best places to do nothing, since we’re in that hot, languid part of the summer where doing anything feels akin to climbing Mt. Everest.

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Trying Not to Cry on a First Date? Don’t Do This

Have you ever cried on a first date? I have. My first winter living in Chicago, I somehow scored a date with a pretty girl, and the snow seemed to melt away. Fast-forward to the Thai restaurant I’d chosen on my boss’s recommendation.

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This 3-Year-Old is a Better Golfer Than You

Most 3-year-olds love tigers, but James Grimes III loves Tiger Woods. The 3-year-old Abita Springs, Louisiana, resident has loved golf since before he could walk.

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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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