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The Heart of Texas

An epicenter of both independence and generosity, the state—and especially its people—has a way of surprising you


Arts & Culture

Meet the Mardi Gras Hatmaker

A New Orleans milliner followed her dream after a mentor said, “Don’t let the thinking get in the way of the doing”

Arts & Culture

How Pat Conroy Continues to Inspire Writers Like Me

The legacy of the “Prince of Scribes” lives on in Beaufort and beyond

Shops

Nashville Leather Goes Hollywood

The Music City’s maven of menswear takes Melrose Avenue

Arts & Culture

Southern Streaming: What to Watch in February

Southern-accented series, films, and documentaries to tune into this February

Arts & Culture

How an Alabama Farmer’s Secret Act of Charity Turned Contagious

Every month for a decade, Hody Childress quietly delivered cash to a local pharmacy for those in need. In the wake of his death, strangers have picked up the tab

Arts & Culture

Peek Inside a Layered, Artful Charleston Hotel Suite Full of Surprising Personal Touches

A new, treasure-filled room at the mid-century hotel the Dewberry showcases the artwork of world-renowned decoupage artist John Derian

Arts & Culture

The Heart of Texas

An epicenter of both independence and generosity, the state—and especially its people—has a way of surprising you

Style

A Look Inside André Leon Talley’s Personal Couture Collection

The art and style treasures of the late fashion icon will go up for auction in February

Arts & Culture

What Do Sean Brock, the St. Louis Cardinals, and Mustache Champions All Have in Common? South Georgia Pine Tar

How a small family business has resurrected the golden age of turpentine

In Memoriam

A Leslie Jordan Tribute at the Grand Ole Opry

A star-studded lineup is set to honor the larger-than-life Tennessee comedian, musician, and actor

Sports

Will Shaq Eat a Horned Frog?

A better question is, should Shaq eat a horned frog?

End of the Line

Roy Blount Jr. Reaches New Lows

For one Southerner, shrinking stature is more than a matter of inches

Arts & Culture

Celebrate Seventy-Five Years of Florida’s Weeki Wachee Mermaids

And see photos of that time Elvis showed up

Ask G&G

Ask G&G: Hair of the Dog and Hints for Dogwoods

Trivial pups, hangover truths, and trimming trees

Arts & Culture

UGA vs. TCU: Which Is the Real Cinderella Team?

Because for fans of this all-Southern showdown, winning the expectations game is half the battle

Arts & Culture

How the Celebrated Food Writer Ronni Lundy Cooked Up a Bookshop

Plott Hound Books is the place to find thoughtfully curated reads—and advice on where to eat while you turn the pages

Arts & Culture

A Mississippi Artist’s Blanket Statements

Animal fur, lampshades, rubbish: They all find a home in Coulter Fussell’s ingenious quilts

Arts & Culture

Southern Streaming: Great Stories to Dive Into This Month

Cozy up with these Southern-inflected films, series, and podcasts

Arts & Culture

Garden & Gun’s Best Photos of 2022

A look back at fifty of our favorite shots from the pages of the magazine this year

Arts & Culture

A Life Measured in Christmas Ornaments 

How trimming a tree can be a trip down memory lane

Arts & Culture

Delivering ‘Deliverance’

An oral history of one of the most unforgettable Southern movies of all time