Expert Q&A with Lele Fain Photography

We have a great new post today that’s perfect weekend reading, especially if you’re planning to snap a few photos! Our Expert Q&A series continues with an interview with Lele Fain, our wonderful photographer who’s responsible for most of the gorgeous images you see on Mrs. Southern Social (including this darling photo of Georgia andContinue reading “Expert Q&A with Lele Fain Photography”

Spilling the Tea…on Tea Parties!

Tabletop Resources Use code Southern25 for 25% off site-wide at Flying Sheep Country, good through 7/22 at midnight (paid partnership). Tablecloth Napkins Placemats Cocktail Napkins Bow Placemats Blue Dot Napkins Coupe Glasses (affiliate link) Water Glasses (affiliate link) China is vintage Ruban Blue by Vista Alegre – look for pieces at Etsy and Replacements LTDContinue reading “Spilling the Tea…on Tea Parties!”

Glamping in the Smokies

I recently lived out my “Troop Beverly Hills” fantasy at the base of the Smoky Mountains and had THE BEST time with Paul and the kids. Lat month, we planned a very last-minute family getaway to the Under Canvas “glamping” resort in East Tennessee. Y’all – Phyllis Nefler would thrive here. Under Canvas offers aContinue reading “Glamping in the Smokies”

July 4th with Katie Jacobs

*This post includes affiliate links, which means I earn a small commission from purchases made through them* July 4th is one of my favorite holidays, and I’m thrilled to continue my tradition of celebrating with the lovely Katie Jacobs! Katie is a cookbook author, tabletop/food stylist, and DIY diva. I love working with her becauseContinue reading “July 4th with Katie Jacobs”

Father’s Day Gift Guide 2022

*This post includes affiliate links, which means I earn a small commission from purchases made through them* We love our dads, but my gosh they’re hard to shop for! Since we can all use some help buying for the men in our lives, I wanted to share some fun finds that I discovered while shoppingContinue reading “Father’s Day Gift Guide 2022”

Memorial Day 2022

As we head into Memorial Day weekend, I wanted to share some fun recipes, courtesy of Edley’s BBQ, to add some extra pizzaz to your holiday. Edley’s is our go-to for delicious BBQ here in Music City (they also have locations in Chattanooga and Glen Carbon, IL) and they were kind enough to bring overContinue reading “Memorial Day 2022”

Event Resources & Tips

Wow…what a spring! I still feel like I’m coming down from the clouds after the launch of my Dillard’s tabletop collab, and of course co-chairing the Symphony Fashion Show last month. It’s been wonderful, but I’m taking a moment to focus on my family and the crazy number of end-of-school-year activities (can we all agreeContinue reading “Event Resources & Tips”

MSS for The Southern Living Collection at Dillard’s

It’s finally here, y’all! My Dillard’s collaboration is LIVE online and in stores – click here to shop it all! There are 39 pieces total – the line sheets immediately below list everything by price.  We designed so many different vignettes when we photographed this collection; the possibilities are truly endless because everything coordinates soContinue reading “MSS for The Southern Living Collection at Dillard’s”

Easter Basket Gift Guide

This post includes affiliate links, which means I earn a small commission from purchases made through them. Easter’s three weeks away and it’s time to start filling those baskets! Of course, for me this is all about balance – I think in our social media age, there’s a ton of pressure to assemble over-the-top, expensiveContinue reading “Easter Basket Gift Guide”