Monthly Archives: November 2014

November 2014

Click to read our October 2014 issue of At Home Memphis & Mid South featuring Designer Ashley Toney’s transitional, shabby chic home, 2014 Holiday Gift Guide, Elegant Thanksgiving Tablescapes, Cobalt Blue Fashion, Hand and Nail Care, Foot Health, Lady Antebellum, Financial Strategies for Women, Lauren Bogs McHugh, Lighting Your Way, Formal Table Settings, Cool Weather Gardening, […]

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A Space of Their Own – Designer Ashley Toney

TEXT BY Jordana White         2012 was a big year for Designer Ashley Toney and her husband Brandon—not only did they buy a new home, but Ashley also purchased First Fruit Collection, a storied French country home décor shop in Collierville. For some, putting a personal touch on a business and a […]

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2014 Holiday Gift Guide

  As the holiday season rolls around, it can be difficult to find the perfect gift for those special in your life. We’ve complied a list of the hottest and most unique gifts of 2014 for your family, friends and even furry friends!   For Her For Him For Kids For Pets

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Colorful Thanksgiving Entertaining – Vintage-inspired Tablescapes

Text BY Shay Nikole Garrett             As November arrives with it comes Thanksgiving. It’s the season is when the newest design trends begin to surface. This year, vintage-inspired tablescapes are a popular way to highlight the place where people come together to enjoy holiday meals.         Angela […]

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Set for the Holidays – Thanksgiving Entertaining Tips and Tricks

TEXT BY Lesley Harris Colvett Photography by Laurie A. Summers           The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is upon us, and that means more time spent planning menus, cooking, baking, shopping, entertaining and attending parties. Details and basic etiquette may get overlooked when setting the table or simply being […]

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The Holiday Table – Fall Tablescape Decor

Add some autumn cheer to your home with these Fall Tablescape Decor accessories and must haves       1. Glitter Leaf Pillar Centerpiece by Pier 1 Imports | $59.95 | Pier1.com 2. Harvest Leaves Goblet by Pier 1 Imports | $9.95 | Pier1.com 3.  Islay Dinnerware Collection by Noritake | $138.99 | Wayfair.com 4. Harvest Plaid napkin Set by […]

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Welcome to Alexandria VA

    Tucked away on the bank of the Potomac River and a stone’s throw away from the thriving metropolis of Washington, DC, Alexandria, VA, has long been enamoring visitors with its collection of charms. The city resonates with a rich and well-preserved historical background. Its breathtaking 18th- and 19th-century architecture frames an ideal location […]

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Christmas Open Houses in the Mid South

No one celebrates the holiday season like the Mid South. We have compiled a list of  Mid-Southern Christmas Open Houses that you don’t want to miss!     ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ TENNESSEE ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________   *MEMPHIS: 1) Palladio/Market Central  Friday, November 7 & Saturday, November 8, featuring art by the artists of Le Bonheur.  Proceeds donated to Le Bonheur […]

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The Peabody Hotel’s Chez Philippe

TEXT BY  Frances J. Folsom   In a recent telephone interview Chef Andreas Kisler, executive chef at the Peabody Hotel’s Chez Philippe declared he has no favorites when it comes to food. “The only favorites I have are my mom’s dishes when she visits and my wife Joanne’s. My wife is a marvelous cook,” he […]

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Chef Karen Kurr of No Time 2 Cook

TEXT BY Lesley Harris Colvett   Karen Kurr founded No Time 2 Cook as a cottage industry when she renovated a room in her home and began selling frozen Southern and Cajun-style casseroles, soups and desserts at local farmers markets, including the Memphis Farmers Market and the AgriCenter. Kurr, who has lived in Louisiana and […]

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