Southern Lady

Southern Lady January/February 2021

Southern Lady celebrates, delights, and inspires women who live in the South - and those who are simply Southern at heart. Every issue features home design inspiration, recipes, and elegant entertaining ideas, Southern travel destinations, fashion, and much more and now you can enjoy every single page on your tablet.

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Hoffman Media
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southern entrepreneurs 2021

FRILLS AND FLOUNCES A CHARLESTON MAKER AND HER LOVED ONES THRILL FASHIONISTAS WITH HANDMADE PIECES THAT SHIMMER, SHINE, AND SHAKE UP ANY WARDROBE. Kindling a footloose spirit akin to flapper-era fringe, tassels have a way of eliciting smiles. Mimi Striplin recognized the potential for these sassy strands in all shades of the rainbow to brighten both outfits and moods, so she founded a jewelry company that showcases the endless wearable possibilities. “The Tiny Tassel is best described by our core value: happiness,” says Mimi, a South Carolina native and graduate of the College of Charleston. “My inspiration was to bring joy to others’ lives by hand-making statement earrings in fun, bright colors.” Available in a variety of hues, the Signature Tassel Earrings were Mimi’s premier offering when she started out on the online company…

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fireside welcome

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southwestern exposure

Trace the steps of a Spanish conquistador, explore ancient watering holes with tribal drawings, or revel in the wide-open skies and incredible sunsets only the desert can offer in El Paso, a gateway with international flavor couched in a comfortable demeanor. The first thing you notice about the West Texas town is the dramatic landscape in the foothills of the Franklin Mountains, just across the Rio Grande from Ciudad Juárez in Mexico. “It’s very open and very spacious out here. The light is bright. The mountains are stark against the sky. There’s not a lot of shade or things you can hide behind. You’re kind of exposed, but there’s a sense of freedom,” says Adair Margo, a first lady of the “Sun City” and a third generation El Pasoan. Adair, who owned…

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shimmer of silver

With a delicate filigree rim against a backdrop of pristine white, Caskata’s Hawthorne Ice dinner plate murmurs of winter’s pearly skies and morning frost. Here, the pattern gets a subtle glow from gold notes, including a charger that looks luminous atop a dove-colored leather place mat. Soft purples in the salad plate, which bears a fanciful scene of tropical foliage and exotic birds, are enhanced by a hemstitched lilac napkin and a plum-hued tumbler. A stemless wineglass wears an opalescent gleam that beautifully ties together the tableau’s gentle palette. (Page 35) The inspiration plate perches on a matte pewter-tone charger that grounds the scheme, its octagonal profile echoed by an ombré old-fashioned glass. A Persian-inspired salad plate in vibrant peacock blue brings the neutral pieces to life. Pale gray linens are…

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COVER Styling by Melissa Sturdivant Smith. Photography by Stephanie Welbourne Steele. See Love for the Ages. MIX & MATCH: SHIMMER OF SILVER Page 34: Hawthorne Ice Simplified dinner plate and cup and saucer in platinum; Caskata. Haviland Le Bresil Dinnerware salad plate; Gracious Style. Festival napkin in lavender; Sferra. Gold charger; At Home Furnishings. Place mat; Bromberg’s. Lustered stemless wine glass; Anthropologie. Hazel-Atlas 8-ounce flat tumbler in Moroccan amethyst; Replacements, Ltd. Greer stainless steel five-piece place setting; Wayfair. Page 35: Hawthorne Ice Simplified dinner plate; Caskata. Philippe Deshoulieres Dhara Peacock salad plate; Gracious Style. Bernardaud Gouttes Silver small bread-and-butter plate; Juliska Ceramics octagonal service plate; Lunt Silver William & Mary five-piece place setting; and Waterford Crystal Hanover Platinum wine glass; Replacements, Ltd. Helix double old-fashioned glass in silver, Starburst napkin ring in silver,…

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WHAT INSPIRES YOU? WE’D LOVE TO SEE—TAG US IN YOUR PHOTOS! Get a glimpse of the beautiful images our social media friends have shared with us, capturing their own inspiration from the pages of Southern Lady. Top row: A woven basket brimming with hydrangeas adds a cheerful touch to @rea_stylenc’s countertop. For a cozy and inviting space, @le.cultivateur gathers plush pillows, a knit throw, and tabletop lanterns. A lace backdrop sets the scene for @decoratordiva1’s pretty-in-pink Valentine’s Day setting. Middle row: A stately arrangement of greenery enlivens @bornandraisedstudio’s entryway. Layers of shimmering metallic accents atop @jenniferjrossdesigns’s table serve as a glamorous welcome to the new year. Bottom row: Baked with love, @goingforgrace’s cookies are a sweet treat to share with those you hold dear. A crisp blanket of snow signals the…