24 10, 2018

Creatives at Home: The Silvermans

2018-10-24T03:36:51+00:00

Outdoor studios provide space for art, music, writing Photography by Sanford Myers Wendy Silverman met her husband, Jack, when a friend finally convinced her in 2010, after years of trying, to go see his band play at the now-closed Flatrock Café. The two exchanged Facebook info, started messaging and scheduled a first date a week after that show —

Creatives at Home: The Silvermans2018-10-24T03:36:51+00:00
12 10, 2018

Future Heirlooms

2018-10-12T03:21:11+00:00

Royal Circus stocks soulful pieces to make a house a home By Hollie Deese Photography by Danielle Atkins It may have all started with an unrealized dream, but the end result is something that seems meant to be for the growing arts-and-creatives community of Wedgewood-Houston. Open since August, Royal Circus is the collaboration between Michael Dukes, 59, and Geoffrey

Future Heirlooms2018-10-12T03:21:11+00:00
11 10, 2018

Designing a Discourse

2018-10-11T05:12:00+00:00

Four women kick off a conversation about design, growth and inclusion By Hollie Deese Photography by Connie Chornuk What started as a random thought on a Tuesday has snowballed into something much more — the idea that disparate design communities could come together to change the discourse around what a new and improving Nashville can be and could open the

Designing a Discourse2018-10-11T05:12:00+00:00
4 06, 2018

Farm to Home

2018-06-04T09:56:33+00:00

Father and daughter grow, cultivate and create Photography by Gary Clark and Emily Dorio Anna Yeager Brakefield, 28, is a third-generation cotton farmer. Though it’s not what she ever thought she would be doing, it is precisely where she wants to be. With a background in design and a degree from Auburn University, Brakefield left the country of North

Farm to Home2018-06-04T09:56:33+00:00
28 05, 2018

Trend: Accessory Buildings

2018-05-28T07:29:08+00:00

Photography by Marcelle Guilbeau and Janin Otwell Need more space than your current square footage allows? A solution could be right outside your back door, thanks to the rise in accessory buildings that are so much more than your the typical detached garage or storage shed. Today, people are building pool houses, private music studios, workout spaces, greenhouses, playhouses

Trend: Accessory Buildings2018-05-28T07:29:08+00:00
24 05, 2018

Designer Spotlight: Tim Riffle

2018-05-24T12:00:23+00:00

Photography by Gabe FordLike so many creative people in Nashville, Tim Riffle moved here 10 years ago with one dream in mind — music. Instead, the Southern California native has succeeded in a career that is totally different but no less inspiring.One day Riffle, who was then working in the Sony Music office, wanted to give a friend flowers. He

Designer Spotlight: Tim Riffle2018-05-24T12:00:23+00:00
10 05, 2018

Inspiring Spaces: Keb’ Mo’

2018-06-17T05:47:41+00:00

Mixing family and music at home in Middle Tennessee Story by Hollie Deese Photography by Reeves Smith Robbie Brooks Moore was selling cell phones at an AT&T store in LA when Kevin Moore — blues musician Keb’ Mo’ — came in with his broken phone. He was tall and handsome, and they immediately hit it off; the fact that

Inspiring Spaces: Keb’ Mo’2018-06-17T05:47:41+00:00
7 05, 2018

The Golden Age

2018-05-07T17:42:20+00:00

Nashville creatives breathe new life into former Noel Place Hotel at Noelle By Hollie Deese Photography by Sanford Myers Before there was new Nashville, there was the Noel Place Hotel — an Art Deco lodging house in Printers Alley that originally opened in 1930 and has recently been reimagined as Noelle, a 224-room, 13-story boutique hotel. One of downtown

The Golden Age2018-05-07T17:42:20+00:00
6 05, 2018

Meet the Robinsons

2018-05-06T09:26:34+00:00

Life at home with the Tennessee Titans GM and his family Story by Hollie Deese Photography by Sanford Myers When Jon Robinson met Jaimie Bivens at Nicholls State University in south Louisiana, it was 1999. She was a 19-year old student, and he was a 24-year-old football coach. “I was a bartender at the local family sports bar where all

Meet the Robinsons2018-05-06T09:26:34+00:00