Visit: The Greenbrier Resort

Visit: The Greenbrier Resort

They say the classics "never go out of style." It's safe to say that a resort which has offered respite for twenty-six presidents, launched the career of PGA pro Sam Snead, and whose Dorothy Draper-designed decor treads the line between gaudy, trendy and magnificently vintage, can be classified as nothing other than classic. Current New...

Dine: Farm Dinner with LONGOVEN

In keeping with modern traditions, we first discovered LONGOVEN via Instagram - their gorgeously composed plates and sophisticatedly curated feed instantly caught our eye (and stomach). LONGOVEN comprises a trio: Chefs Patrick Phelan and Andrew Manning, and Pastry Chef (Dominique Ansel mentee) Megan Fitzroy Phelan; and while they don’t currently have a permanent brick-and-mortar home,...
A Brief History: Moonshine

A Brief History: Moonshine

If you consider yourself an advanced drinker, you may approach moonshine with a bit of resistance and trepidation. Who hasn't heard of the many terrifying stories from crazy uncle Cletus about going down the rabbit hole with a jar of rotgut? When we discovered locally-distilled Belle Isle Craft Spirits we were intrigued by its updated...

Meet our Friends: Jungles in Paris

The Hartman brothers have an enviable life that's committed to work that not only inspires you to live better but also gives you a new frame of mind on the surrounding world. We first met them at our Cole Haan Pop-Up Shop last May, where they were one of the first to try our new...
August 08, 2015 — Molly Szkotak
Periodic Fables of Wonder: A Playlist by Will Godwin

Periodic Fables of Wonder: A Playlist by Will Godwin

Will Godwin is a talented artist, designer, illustrator, photographer, musician… the list goes on. He’s done a few illustrations for creative projects at Ledbury, and you definitely haven’t seen the last of them. (Keep an eye out for his work in our September issue of Easy Goer.) For a lot of visual artists, writing about...
Atlanta Scene: Andover Trask

Atlanta Scene: Andover Trask

The story of "finance man turned entrepreneur of beautifully crafted goods” is one we know all too well. It’s a story we hear a different iteration of almost daily, and to be quite frank, a story that never gets old. We were first introduced to Matt Weaver of Andover Trask through our good friend, entrepreneur...
Meet Eric Trine: Artist/Designer

Meet Eric Trine: Artist/Designer

Eric Trine is a commercial artist and designer in Long Beach, CA who makes really, really good-looking furniture, among many other things. Intrigued by his studio, extensive collection of plants, and personality — which is nothing short of charismatic, even on the Internet (see: #FridayFancyDance) — we had to know more about the artist and...
Nashville's Best with Hattie B's

Nashville's Best with Hattie B's

When we hear “Nashville,” we think “hot chicken,” and Hattie B’s has made quite a name for themselves with hot chicken fans far and wide. Executive Chef John Lasater, 28, was awarded Forbes Top 30 Under 30 in the Food & Wine Category in 2015, opening two restaurants in three years alongside of owners Nick...
The Tiny Bar at Black Iris

The Tiny Bar at Black Iris

The Tiny Bar at Black Iris is one of our favorite places in town to catch a show. A bit elusive, it’s one of those places that many locals haven’t even yet discovered. Black Iris is a music production company and gallery space located at 321 W Broad St. When Black Iris moved in to...