Charleston has dozens of culinary wonders with restaurants that create spectacular food. So imagine my surprise when on a trip to Charleston a few years ago, my most memorable meal was a humble sandwich from
By CATHI AYCOCK I had thousands of holes punched in my face. And I'm thrilled about it. Microneedling, a procedure where a doctor or nurse uses a handheld device with very small needles to create
Colonel Littleton is in the business of creating handcrafted items that are destined to be passed down from one generation to the next. Though today he is synonymous with the finest handmade leather goods, it
Farmhouse chic is about to be replaced. Move over chippy paint and industrial elements repurposed as light fixtures. Say hello to a touch of glamour with chinoiserie. Chinoiserie, from the French word chinois, meaning “Chinese”, or
This summer, Draper James, the Southern-inspired lifestyle brand founded by Nashville hometown girl Reese Witherspoon, will launch an exclusive capsule collection with Jack Rogers, the iconic shoe and accessory line. These fashion marriage made in
Recently, a commercial has been airing ad nasuem extolling an invention that took years to perfect--an untucked shirt. The shirt company, UNTUCKit, claims to have perfected a menswear shirt designed to be worn untucked. We
When you want to savor a cigar and don't want to be banished to outside? Head to a cigar bar. A haven for cigar connoisseurs and a great place to learn about different brands, a
HGTV's House Hunters Renovation follows Franklin residents Greg and Marianne DeMeyers as they search for the perfect house. The rub? The perfect house needs lots of renovation to make it a home they can love.
Melamine, a resin substance, seemed space age when it launched in the 1960s. In the early days, this durable plastic was hailed as a miracle of science with every home sporting Formica countertops and melamine
Last month, the James Beard Foundation invited local food legend, Matt Farley, TomKats Hospitality executive chef, and his staff to cook a five-course meal at the esteemed James Beard House in Manhattan. Diners from across
She has measured thousands of women for the perfect bra. On a recent vacation to New York City, one of her must-see stops was not the average tourist stops, but a luxe lingerie shop. Is
By CATHI AYCOCK I once bought a beautiful Pottery Barn couch. A sofa can look beautiful but still not be right for you. Asking the right questions can help you make the perfect sofa selection.
By CATHI AYCOCK If your office dress code is cramping your Preds-style (no jerseys, what is that about?) we have the solution. This summer a bevy of gold and navy options are filling the stores.
By CATHI AYCOCK That annoying tapping on the microphone followed by the phrase "testing, one, two, three"? I am eliminating that from your life. At least from your beauty life. I'm testing some of the
By CATHI AYCOCK Summertime is the season for bubbly wine. Prosecco and Champagne, both bubble filled wines, are traditionally thought to be a summer refresher. (Instead of a heavier red wine, which trends more during
Summertime means fun in the sun, but it also offers a chance to explore and play "tourist" in your own hometown. We've curated nine great museums, from visual arts to automobiles to Tennessee history and
By CATHI AYCOCK Wrinkles are not a forgone conclusion. Yes, skin is going to age. But we could literally cut wrinkles and skin laxity in half if we behaved. And by behave I mean use