26 10, 2018

Paddywax Candles Last Beyond the Burn

2018-10-26T06:48:27+00:00

By Emily Griffin Fans of locally-made Paddywax candles keep coming back for the insanely addictive smell and the high-quality containers that look gorgeous in any room - a strategy that is all by design. Paddywax is well known in the Nashville area for their Berry Hill storefront where all the candles are hand-poured for all of their orders. This

Paddywax Candles Last Beyond the Burn2018-10-26T06:48:27+00:00
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
18 10, 2018

Creatives at Home: Lincoln Parish

2018-10-18T05:26:17+00:00

Producer settling in after years on tour with Cage the Elephant By Hollie Deese Photography by Gabe Ford About two-and-a-half years ago, Lincoln Parish, 28, was ready to make a change. Settling down in a renovated home on a shady lot near Temple Hills might seem a little subdued for a Grammy-nominated musician in his 20s, but it was

Creatives at Home: Lincoln Parish2018-10-18T05:26:17+00:00
17 10, 2018

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Caleb Groh

2018-10-17T08:23:16+00:00

By Nicole Keiper The first time Nashville artist Caleb Groh created one of his felted animal plaques, it was a little more fanciful than the softened but fairly lifelike ones he sculpts now — it was a blue bear with big purple paws that looked more like mitts, all wrapped in crimped and crooked seams. “That one came to

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Caleb Groh2018-10-17T08:23:16+00:00
15 10, 2018

Creatives at Home: Vadis Turner

2018-10-19T04:10:23+00:00

Return to Nashville a colorful adventure By Hollie Deese Photography by Julia Steele Mixed-media artist Vadis Turner and her husband, Clay Ezell, co-owner of The Compost Company, are Nashville natives who both moved to New York. That’s where they met and made the connection that not only were they both from Nashville, they had gone to the same school.

Creatives at Home: Vadis Turner2018-10-19T04:10:23+00:00
13 10, 2018

Closets become custom, functional spaces

2018-10-13T07:50:51+00:00

By Emily Griffin Over 10 years ago, Betty Anne Mills, an interior designer, and her husband started a company called Inspired Closets. As an interior designer, Mills saw a need for closet revamping when she was helping her parents move into The Heritage at Brentwood, a retirement community. “I found a small dealership and got started in that way

Closets become custom, functional spaces2018-10-13T07:50:51+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
6 10, 2018

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Sarah Mason

2018-10-08T08:23:45+00:00

By Nicole Keiper Sarah Mason’s abstract paintings, with washes of watercolor that evoke foggy, dreamy landscapes, can fit just fine in a gallery setting. But more often than not on the Birmingham artist’s social media feeds, you see her spotlighting pieces placed lovingly inside buyers’ homes — anchoring mantels, brightening master bedrooms, making a bold and colorful statement above

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Sarah Mason2018-10-08T08:23:45+00:00