Monthly Archives: August 2015

August 2015

Click to read our August 2015 issue of At Home Memphis & Mid South featuring A historic home renovation, Living Room Design, Turks & Caicos, At Home with Sherry May, The B.B. King Museum, Chattanooga TN … and so much more!           If the issue does not appear above, please click here.

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A Diamond in the Rough – A Historic Home Renovation

  Tim Tanner and Kip Meyer take an historic Memphis home from “full of potential” to fully fabulous. Text by Jordana White   For most people, downsizing ushers in an era of easy living—but not for Tim Tanner and Kip Meyer, designers and co-owners of TannerMeyer Drapery, Bedding and Blinds. After years spent owning a […]

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Double the Fun! Noah’s Ark twin baby shower

Text by Lesley Harris Colvett   The inspiration  The mom-to-be was expecting twin boys, hence the adorable “two-by-two” Noah’s Ark theme—the animals went two-by-two on the ark and then there was a “shower.”   Decor The color theme was kept simple—white, natural tones and blue. The buffet table was covered in a simple white cloth […]

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The Living Room

Style and inspiration for the everyday living space Text by Lesley Harris Colvett, Photography by Suzie Hansen Elements of today’s living room would include well-appointed seating, a nice television, and a style to reflect the homeowner’s taste. The featured living room was designed by Sara Walden, Sara Walden Interiors in Memphis. According to Walden, the […]

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The Living Room-Spruce up your living room with these accessories

    1. Owen Ringed Floor Lamp by Ethan Allen | $899 | www.ethanallen.com 2. 1840’s Belgium Tower Clock by Restoration Hardware |$1495| www.restorationhardware.com 3. Antelope Addax Pillow by First Fruit Collection | $319 | www.firstfruitcollection.com 4. Flowers by First Fruit Collection | $269 |www.firstfruitcollection.com 5. Brass Twist Table by Ethan Allen | $629 | www.ethanallen.com 6. ‘Palm Beach’ Handpainted Canvas by Turkoyz […]

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Turks and Caicos

The Sands at Grace Bay – a Jewel in the Caribbean Text by Emry Hayes Located 550 miles from the Miami shore, Turks and Caicos is the perfect place for a Caribbean vacation. Home to some of the best beaches in the world and breathtaking coral reefs, Turks and Caicos is an easy and efficient […]

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Chattanooga TN – The Scenic City

August is the time of the year when it seems the summer sun is at its strongest and the Southern heat will never subside. Kids go back to school and families anxiously await the first signs of autumn. Just a short drive from the Mid South awaits Chattanooga, TN, a historic city with a young […]

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Out with the Old, In with the New – Summer Recipes

We’ve all been there before at some point. You’re planning to make a certain dish, thinking you have everything you need, until you start cooking and realize you forgot an ingredient or two! Isn’t that the worst? Before I had a baby, I would simply run back to the store and grab what I needed, […]

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Thyme for the Blues Cocktail Recipe

Thyme for the Blues Cocktail Recipe Recipe Courtesy of Amerigo Italian Restaurant Ingredients: 8-10 blueberries 1-2 sprigs of thyme, depending on size 2 ½ oz. of Cathead Honeysuckle Vodka Splash of house-made (or quality) sour mix Splash of sparkling wine   Directions: Muddle the blueberries and thyme together in a martini shaker. Add the vodka and […]

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Beauty A Flawless Face: achieve smooth complete coverage with the right foundation

1. Maifanshi Mositure Foundation by Koh Gen Do | $25 |  www.kohgendocosmetics.com 2. Skin Weightless Powder Foundation by Bobbi Brown | $48 |www.bobbibrowncosmetics.com 3. Liquid Halo HD Foundation by Smashbox | $42 | www.smashbox.com 4. Super Powder Double Face Make Up by Clinique | $23 | www.clinique.com 5. Studio Skin Hydrating Foundation by Smashbox | $42 | www.smashbox.com 6. Hello Flawless […]

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