A photo of a hammock at the Grand Hotel in Fairhope, Alabama

Two Days Away: Fairhope, Ala.

Heed the call to a calmer locale where a whisper of salt air seasons the breathtaking beauty of a Southern harbor hideaway. Spanish moss…

Set to Serve: Poolside Soirée

Evoke the serenity of a shoreline setting with a waterside backyard gathering that brings the best of land and sea together with treasured family…

Southern Lady September 2017

Preview Southern Lady’s September 2017 Issue

September in the South brings us a delightful reprieve from summer’s sweltering temperatures before the chill of autumn sets in—creating the most blissful blending…

Bella Tuscany: An Alfresco Italian Feast

Transport guests to enchanted Italy with a simple summer luncheon on the loggia.  Calling to mind the sun-washed green valleys and ancient hill towns of…

A detailed picture of tableware used for an easy breezy place setting.

Mix & Match: Easy Breezy

Answer summer’s call for easy, laidback entertaining with multiple looks centered on a set of casual dishes.   THE INSPIRATION With its interesting shape,…

No-Sew DIY Pillow Cover Tutorial

Create a seating area as charming as it is comfortable with a few easy updates. Give a favorite bench a quick makeover by covering…

Pork Chops and Apples

The Seasoned Life Cookbook Giveaway

This family-focused cookbook builds on Southern roots and beyond, forging a flavorful path for the next generation with a delicious medley of global influences.

Low Country Repast

Set To Serve: Low Country Repast

With its inimitable sense of laidback tradition and hospitality, the enchanting Lowcountry region inspired this summertime dinner in a serene waterside setting.

Ashley Worrall

Where Are They Now: Ashley Worrall of Borough

Ashley Worrall started Borough to combine her two loves: textiles and Charleston. Southern Lady caught back up with the Southern designer and entrepreneur after previously featuring…

A Flower-Filled Summer Setting

A flower-strewn setting welcomes guests to celebrate summer’s kaleidoscope of color. Just as an artist dips into his favorite paints to create a masterpiece,…

A detailed picture for summer lights for outdoor dining with wire lampshade frames.

Summer Lighting for Outdoor Dining

As the sun slips below the horizon, the shadows of dusk try to nudge us inside, but what we really want is to linger…