Becoming a Southern Lady, An Essay

Phyllis Lifestyle 47 Comments

Note: Former editor Ann Dorer first shared her thoughts on what it means to be a Southern lady in 2009, when we celebrated the magazine’s 10th anniversary. They provide an ongoing message of the dignity, strength, and good humor that comes with being a woman of the South—timeless characteristics we believe are just as relevant today. By Ann Dorer Born …


Travel South With Me

Phyllis Inspiration, Lifestyle 2 Comments

Guest Post by Ande Fanning, Editor of Southern Lady: The open road leads to a sublime sort of freedom. And during summer, I can think of no better region to journey through than the South. In Travel South, Southern Lady‘s first-ever special issue dedicated to journeys through this region I love to call home.  Venture on and off the beaten path to help you …


Meet Susan Gravely of VIETRI

Phyllis Décor, People 10 Comments

I had the pleasure of spending time with Susan Gravely of VIETRI at one of our Southern Lady Celebration’s weekends years ago. She is a delightful lady and captured the hearts of everyone there. I loved the story of how their business, VIETRI, was birthed and how it continues to grow. You will find stunning VIETRI pieces all throughout the …