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SlingShot 2016: A Field Guide

      This past weekend’s Slingshot Festival was something of a choose your own adventure scenario. While many a Classic City weekend can be spent taking in musical acts of all flavor, this weekend in particular was a veritable

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Shop Happy Hump Day on Instagram

Every Wednesday is #ShopHappyHumpDay on Instagram! Fall fashion is in full swing so make sure to follow along @SouthernBonVivant Here are some of our previous favorites:   If you are a boutique and you want to be featured email us at southernbonvivant@gmail.com

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Shop Happy Hump Day on Instagram

Every Wednesday is #ShopHappyHumpDay on Instagram! Follow @SouthernBonVivant Here are some of our previous favorites:   Go follow us and see what we’re posting today! If you are a boutique and you want to be featured email us at southernbonvivant@gmail.com  

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American Side Hustle Pt. 2: On Supper Clubs

I spent a good sum of my childhood learning to entertain.  My mother taught me the importance of aesthetic, and how to utilize those low hanging magnolia branches and blooms in coffee table arrangements.  By eight, I knew what kind

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American Side Hustle: Part One

My sister kept collections, and to herself.  Gleaming sidewalk coins and stones and stamps lined her desk drawers, happy in their arranged marriage to the others.  I never cared much for the coins, and couldn’t be bothered with the stamps,

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Toast of Athens: JD Wagoner

If you’re like me, whenever you’re introduced to someone with an abbreviated name, you assign your own meaning to the abbreviation regardless of what the letters likely represent.  P.J.’s become Potato Jugglers; J.C.’s become Jam Canners, and J.T.’s will of

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Girl Meets City: Athens, Georgia

Girl Meets City: Athens     Oh Athens, the Classic City. This is the city that first really taught me to love fashion, when I worked in my first independent boutique. (McColly’s on College Street, now, sadly, closed.) Athens is

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Feelin’ Pretty {And An Announcement}

  Every now and then I catch grief over my photo shoots- but I want to offer a radical idea:   People like to feel pretty.   What better than a professional hair stylist, professional makeup person, and a professional

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Ladies Who Brunch: 5&10

Apparently, I’m on a Hugh Acheson restaurant tour every other weekend…. and that’s totally fine with me! (So Savannah- you are warned. It’s high time I paid y’all another visit anyway.) I’m going to blame this on Eleta and Alex

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#dawgsontop

*updated 8/1 at 3:05p to include Justin Scott-Wesley  Hot, humid, sticky, the dog days of summer.  All of those adjectives could describe this time of year. But to me, there’s something a little extra special about the first day of

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