2 01, 2019

From Natchez to Nashville

2019-01-02T04:49:28+00:00

Feltus-Hawkins duo’s home blends the best of the south Story by Hollie Deese Photography by Sanford Myers When Marjorie Feltus met David Hawkins on a commercial design project, the pairing was just the beginning of a work relationship that turned into a marriage, a perfect blending of their contemporary and historical styles to make something truly special. And that

From Natchez to Nashville2019-01-02T04:49:28+00:00
15 12, 2018

Artist Spotlight: Dina D’Argo

2018-12-15T11:04:35+00:00

Dina D’argo has always painted, at least on the side, until a severe horse-riding accident prevented her from going back to work full time. She sold her house in California and moved to Hawaii to recover. After that, she got married and moved to Tennessee. That relationship didn’t work out, but she is remarried now to her best friend

Artist Spotlight: Dina D’Argo2018-12-15T11:04:35+00:00
2 11, 2018

Parthenon Gala a Celebration of Nashville

2018-11-02T09:42:44+00:00

Sylvia Rapoport loves the Parthenon. A Nashville native, she still remembers the first time walking into the Parthenon decades ago, where her mother also volunteered in the gift shop. “We all have to come on our fifth or sixth grade field trip to the Parthenon. That's where we learn about Tennessee history. The only ‘high-rise’ in Nashville was the

Parthenon Gala a Celebration of Nashville2018-11-02T09:42:44+00:00
1 11, 2018

Nashville-based natural beauty store opens Texas location

2018-11-02T10:02:53+00:00

By Elliott Wenzler Lemon Laine, a Nashville-based beauty store, will open its second location in Houston this fall, complete with the curated products, personalized oil bar and specialized events that they have in their Tennessee location. Laura Lemon, founder and CEO of the store, opened the shop as a place for women to find needs that are specific to them

Nashville-based natural beauty store opens Texas location2018-11-02T10:02:53+00:00
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
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
29 05, 2018

A 12South Transformation

2018-05-29T12:31:04+00:00

Photography by Leslee Mitchell Jessica Davis, principal designer of JL Design, is a Hendersonville native whose mother and grandmother both worked in Nashville. Like any Middle Tennessee native, she’s just as impressed by the recent boom of Nashville’s neighborhoods and wishes her grandmother was alive to see how much it has changed. “She would just be blown away,” Davis

A 12South Transformation2018-05-29T12:31:04+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