Pretty In Pink

Pretty In Pink

Photos by Maurie Hartel THE PALETTE WAS PERFECT FOR THE SIXTH BIRTHDAY PARTY OF AN ART-LOVING LITTLE GIRL Cecilia Duhon is only 6 years old, but her creative streak is already strong. She loves to pick up a brush and tackle art projects at home and at school, and few things make her smile moreContinue Reading

Mississippi Meets Modern.

By Amanda Wells | Photos by Jim Frank, Courtesy of American Federation of Arts The Mississippi Museum of Art is celebrating its love of modern art with an unprecedented exhibition of 20th Century Modern Masters from April 9 – October 30. The American Federation of Arts (AFA) and the Neuberger Museum of Art present WhenContinue Reading

Bring your Party to a Boil

By Lauren Wallace | Photos by Sharon Coker and Leigh Reeves The arrival of spring brings longer days, warmer weather and CRAWFISH! Whether as the theme for a fabulous birthday or special graduation celebration, these fun and tasty mudbugs add just the right amount of spice to any springtime soirée. For her son’s eleventh birthday,Continue Reading

Handmade Holiday

  Wooden Wonderland Non-traditional items such as natural, rustic tree branches in varying sizes can easily transform into gorgeous ornaments. • Brush the bottom of a rectangular piece of driftwood with gold paint. • Stack various sizes of wooden circles for an organic, yet chic take on teardrop-shaped ornaments. • A light misting of whiteContinue Reading

Warmer for the Winter

Warmer for the Winter

Story by Lauren Wallace | Photos by Allison Muirhead While formal spaces often need no alteration, dens and public spaces are the perfect spot to make some changes in accordance with the season. Simply transitioning throw pillows from the cool linens of the summer into rich tapestry, fur and wool of the winter can bringContinue Reading

Pillow Talk

Pillow Talk
Floral Blend: Using Edible Flowers

Photos by Whitley Daughtry Peonies, orchids, roses and carnations. Delicate, whimsical, vibrant and fragrant. Your beautiful blooms have long shared a place at the center of the table. But did you realize these (and many others) could also have a place on your plate? Usually reserved for wedding cakes and fine cuisine, edible flowers canContinue Reading

Southern Summer Retreats

Story by Amanda Wells  |  Photos by James Patterson Summer is in full swing and we’re spending ours outside, soaking up the sun, enjoying good company, good food and good times. Having the perfect spot to relax and fend off the summertime blues is key when it comes to enjoying a sizzling Southern summer. SOUTHERNContinue Reading

Cakes & Carousels: A Fabulous First Birthday

Cakes & Carousels: A Fabulous First Birthday

Photos by Laurie Stewart Photography When it came time to plan their daughter’s first birthday, Tathi and Matthew chose to host the celebration at the famous Dentzel Carousel in Meridian. “The carousel is not only a beautiful place to have a birthday party but it also holds so much history and we wanted isabella toContinue Reading

Paper Perfected

Paper Perfected

Q & A with Erin Napier of Lucky Luxe Couture Correspondence in Laurel, MS Tell us about yourself. I graduated from Ole Miss in 2007 with a bachelor of fine arts degree with emphasis in graphic design and printmaking. I live in an old craftsman cottage in downtown Laurel with my husband, Big Ben, theContinue Reading