From the time I was a toddler scooting around in a pair of my mom’s comically over-sized heels, and smeared lipstick trying to imitate her Sunday morning look (a futile effort, might I add), my mom has been my style inspiration.
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College football season has arrived! Tonight the Gamecocks and the Tar Heels take the field much to the delight of many football-deprived fans. To gear up for the season we’ve been sharing tips on how to create an enviable game-day spread, our favorite “spirit” finger shades, and asking you to sound off in our annual South’s Best Tailgate competition. Now, here’s […]
Please tell us that you or your significant other are wearing a bow tie right this second? If not, you’re going to need to go home and remedy that, because it’s National Bow Tie Day. Since the day is essentially a holiday at Southern Living, we’re celebrating by wearing our finest. In our halls, bow knows. Three looks from us, […]
There’s no denying Charleston is one of the best shopping cities in the South, and King Street—with its string of local and big-name—is definitely at the heart of it. While I’ll never stop in the Holy City without checking in at some King Street favorites such as Butterfly Consignments and Hampden Clothing, on my last trip I wandered a little […]
For our July issue we got to chat with one of our favorite new shoe designers, Blake Vaigneur of Rowen, based in Charleston, South Carolina. Growing up in a fashion-minded household, Blake learned the value of fashionable wares that deliver on style and comfort by helping run his family’s Copper Penny women’s boutiques. Blake, a Clemson grad, worked the sales floor at Cooper […]
It’s usually festivals like Coachella in Southern California and Lollapolooza in Chicago that get all the hype for its attendees having the best style, while Bonnaroo in Manchester, Tennessee, gets the rap of being more grunge and granola. This year we set out with the intention of disproving this notion. Here are some of the chicest music lovers we spotted at […]
Heading to Palm Beach, the preppy-set paradise? This sunny coastal community is as much about retail therapy as it is rest and relaxation on the beach (or by The Breakers pool–take your pick.) You’ll find fabulous fashions, and even luxurious bargains, at every turn. Here are our don’t miss Palm Beach shops. 1. House of Lavande Jewelry. Palm Beach native Tracy […]