Good Cheer

Good Cheer

James and Isabel Eckrosh of The Dog & Pig Show share holiday traditions with a dash of nostalgia. The holidays are as much about tradition as they are spreading good cheer. We like to think that at the end of the day, a good meal is more about who you have sitting around the table...
November 18, 2016 — Mel Calabro
Photography by Kate Thompson, Betty Clicker Photography

Summer Cocktails with L'Opossum

There’s nothing more refreshing than a crisp cocktail during the heat of the summer. Luckily for us, the buzz around Richmond’s cocktail scene lives up to its name, 100%. Find yourself in any of the local neighborhoods and you’re sure to find at least one, if not several, well-acclaimed craft cocktail bars worth ducking into...
July 22, 2016 — Mel Calabro
Beaujolais: A Serious Wine

Beaujolais: A Serious Wine

The third Thursday of November is most commonly known amongst wine enthusiasts internationally as “Beaujolais Day,” a celebration of the date when Beaujolais Nouveau is released worldwide each year. Many people are familiar with Beaujolais Nouveau - it’s fairly light, easy to drink, typically fruity, and is meant to be drunk somewhat immediately, opposed to...
December 05, 2015 — Mel Calabro
Hunt / Gather 2015

Hunt / Gather 2015

Many things are said to better with age. Luckily for us, the Annual Ledbury Quail Hunt has successfully landed itself at the top of that list. This year marked the 4th Annual Ledbury Quail Hunt — a day where we welcome friends, customers who have become friends, family and collaborators for a morning hunt and...
Richmond Folk Festival 2015 Playlist

Richmond Folk Festival 2015 Playlist

We look forward to the Richmond Folk Festival year after year. As one of the largest events our fine city hosts, the Folk Fest (as the locals say) serves as the unofficial beginning of fall for many locals. Early autumn weather in central Virginia is bright and brisk — perfect for walking around the riverfront,...
Richmond Neighborhood Guide: Museum District

Richmond Neighborhood Guide: Museum District

You may recognize this fine couple from various debuts in Ledbury’s correspondence throughout the years. Reid Collier is one of our Art Directors here at Ledbury, and his super rad wife, Heather, is a Senior Producer at The Martin Agency. They live together in a fantastic home in the Museum District with their hound dog,...
Richmond Neighborhood Guide: Downtown

Richmond Neighborhood Guide: Downtown

Matt Rho has been a friend of Ledbury for as long as we’ve been in business. As part of the team at Shockoe Atelier, Matt spends most of his weekdays just around the corner from Ledbury HQ in Richmond’s Shockoe Bottom. We run into Matt around town pretty much everywhere — grabbing coffee at Urban...
Richmond Neighborhood Guide: Scott's Addition

Richmond Neighborhood Guide: Scott's Addition

Once solely home to warehouses and factories, Scott's Addition is rapidly transforming from an industrial dead zone to a growing network of breweries, galleries, and creative work spaces. The neighborhood is host to two breweries, a meadery, a growing chia seed empire (Health Warrior), and a slew of hip apartment buildings actively wooing a young...
Richmond Neighborhood Guide: The Fan

Richmond Neighborhood Guide: The Fan

Whether you're a new or old Richmond resident, the Ukrop name shouldn't be new to you. Ted Ukrop and his wife Katie have not only been huge patrons of the creative community in Richmond, and are helming the cities very-first boutique hotel, (Quirk Hotel) opening this month in the Arts District. They also happen to...
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...