18 01, 2019

A Lifestyle Leap in Leiper’s Fork

2019-01-18T05:32:20-07:00

Story by Hollie Deese Photography by Jay Winter Portrait by Anthony Scarlati It’s your typical story of boy meets girl, boy marries girl, boy and girl move to a place they pinned on a map. Or something like that. Samantha and Eric Coghlan met at gemology school in San Diego 14 years ago, and their connection was instant and

A Lifestyle Leap in Leiper’s Fork2019-01-18T05:32:20-07:00
28 12, 2018

Discover Hidden Lake Como

2018-12-28T08:59:44-07:00

Zeneba Bowers and Matt Walker are Nashville musicians and, as Little Roads Europe, travel consultants. The following is excerpted from the latest in their award-winning Little Roads Europe Travel Guide series, “Italy’s Alpine Lakes: Small-town Itineraries for the Foodie Traveler”. Lake Como is probably best known as a vacation home for various rich and famous glitterati - Clooney, Versace,

Discover Hidden Lake Como2018-12-28T08:59:44-07:00
27 12, 2018

Students, New Hat, bring a new look to Belmont Mansion

2018-12-27T07:33:16-07:00

By Nicole Keiper In a washroom at Wedgewood-Houston’s Dozen Bakery. Along the shelves at East Nashville beauty hub Lemon Laine. Climbing the walls at historic downtown hotel Noelle. Even if you don’t know local art and design studio New Hat’s name, you’ve likely come across their work — bold, creative, custom wallpaper designs and interior installations — placed in

Students, New Hat, bring a new look to Belmont Mansion2018-12-27T07:33:16-07:00
7 12, 2018

William Abranowicz’ showcases substance in personal style

2018-12-07T04:39:22-07:00

During the inaugural Nashville Design Week, photographer William Abranowicz came to Design Within Reach to speak about his new book, American Originals (Vendome, September, $65), which is a visceral look into the private worlds of some pretty authentic individuals with incredible personal style, including Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi, John Mellencamp, Robert Couturier, Jeffrey Bilhuber, Bette Midler and Martin

William Abranowicz’ showcases substance in personal style2018-12-07T04:39:22-07:00
26 10, 2018

Paddywax Candles Last Beyond the Burn

2018-10-26T06:48:27-07:00

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 Burn2018-10-26T06:48:27-07:00
17 10, 2018

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Caleb Groh

2018-10-17T08:23:16-07:00

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 Groh2018-10-17T08:23:16-07:00
12 10, 2018

Future Heirlooms

2018-10-12T03:21:11-07:00

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 Heirlooms2018-10-12T03:21:11-07:00
11 10, 2018

Designing a Discourse

2018-10-11T05:12:00-07:00

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 Discourse2018-10-11T05:12:00-07:00
6 10, 2018

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Sarah Mason

2018-10-08T08:23:45-07:00

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 Mason2018-10-08T08:23:45-07:00