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Entertaining

Editor's Letter

Party Tricks

A few good ideas for a grand time

Southern Hospitality

Great Southern Entertaining Spaces

Step inside some of the best places to party in the South

Henderson, Louisiana

The Supper Camp

How one Louisiana chef made a welcoming space on the water

Charleston, South Carolina

The Gracious Guesthouse

Tasteful renovations bring a historic Charleston carriage house to life

Fredericksburg, Texas

The Watering Hole

A cistern from the 1880s finds new purpose on this Texas ranch

Macon, Georgia

The Good-Time Garden

A series of outdoor rooms make for one breathtaking lawn party

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Go Inside Five Standout Southern Entertaining Spaces

From a guest house in the Bahamas to a party-ready vintage houseboat in the heart of the bayou, these Southern spaces are ready for the party

Why We Love the Gulf

The Art of Screened-Porch Sitting

The Alabama coast has changed, but the simple pleasure of the evening breeze remains

Entertaining

Vintage Deviled Egg Plates

An all-star in the Southern cupboard

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Southern Style

Life of the Party

In honor of our tenth anniversary, we bring you the ultimate guide to celebrating in style, from a seersucker tux that beats the heat to a cake for the memory books 

Entertaining

The Art of Living

Bunny Williams, one of the world’s most respected interior designers, has spent her career teaching folks that style doesn’t trump comfort––and that there should always be room for the dogs

Entertaining

Entertaining

Entertaining

Setting a Southern Thanksgiving Table

Six Southern tastemakers on Thanksgiving table styling ideas and traditions

Ask G&G

Wedding Toasts, Boating Etiquette, and Men Wearing Sandals

A lesson in the art of the toast, the nautical rules of the road, and a few words about man sandals

Ask G&G

Fishing Manners and More

How to earn a guide’s respect, Mardi Gras in Mobile, and drinking after church

Entertaining

The Southern Cupboard: Vintage Punch Bowls

Steal some style inspiration for your next soirée

Entertaining

Holiday Style Inspiration from 5 Southern Instagram Accounts

Celebrate the holidays in style with these tips

The High & the Low

Beyond the Butterball

An argument for ditching the Turkey Day turkey

Ask G&G

Weekend for the Dogs?

Lessons in canine hosting, the mother of all Thanksgivings, and paying the tab

Homeplace

A Bayou Party Barn

A Louisiana family wanted an entertaining space but needed a stable. So they built both in one and wound up with the ultimate party spot