The Editors


G&G’s Summer Reading List

Editors, contributors, and Southern booksellers share the new novels, fresh nonfiction, and even a couple of cookbooks at the top of their book stacks

Arts & Culture

Six Reasons to Enter the 2022 Made in the South Awards

No. 1: You could win $10,000

Arts & Culture

What Is the Scent of the South?

Our noses know honeysuckle, magnolia, fried chicken, and…


Editors’ Picks: Garden Tools and Accessories

Editors and contributors share the trusty tools that help them become better green-thumbs


G&G’s Favorite Books of 2021

We’re feeling thankful for writers, photographers, and this year’s generous haul of new novels, reported stories, riveting tell-alls, and beautiful photography books


G&G’s Favorite Cookbooks of 2021

The year was delicious in the kitchen for Southerners

Home & Garden

Shop Winning Products from Southern Makers

A sampling of goods created with Southern craftsmanship available at Fieldshop by Garden & Gun

Arts & Culture

The Indelible Voice of Julia Reed

Remembering the Garden & Gun contributing editor, who since 2008 crafted some of the magazine’s most popular stories, in her The High and the Low column and beyond

From the Editors

On the Need for Change

G&G’s statement about recent events

Arts & Culture

Garden & Gun’s Southern Emojis Say It Best

Our ultimate wish list—because sometimes a bagel or a poodle just won’t do

Arts & Culture

Behind the Stories of our April/May 2020 Issue

G&G editors share some of what went into producing the “Saving the South” issue


G&G Editors’ Picks: Favorite John Prine Songs

A sampling of tunes from the late singer’s abundant catalog


Test Your Southern Knowledge

G&G’s new trivia game was made with Southerners in mind. Take this quiz, with questions from the game, to see how much you know about the region

Food & Drink

G&G Editors’ Family Jell-O Salad Recipes

One great way to help preserve Southern culture is to start at home—by reviving traditional family-favorite recipes. These are three of ours

Arts & Entertainment

G&G’s Most Popular Online Stories of 2019

Twenty of the most-read items published this year on

Gift Guide

Our Editors’ 2019 Holiday Wish List

Here’s what G&G staffers hope to find under the tree

Southern Focus

Snapshot of a Southern Trailblazer

North Carolina artist Maya Freelon one of dozens of women featured in G&G’s new book

The Goods

Ten Ways to Sip Bourbon in Style

Celebrate National Bourbon Heritage Month with these brown-water bells and whistles

The Goods

Hello, Dolly! Welcoming the Exclusive New G&G Boots

Dallas-based Miron Crosby designs a timeless Southern cowboy boot

Arts & Culture

Five Seriously Pretty Summer Dresses on Sale

Replenish your breezy wardrobe with these Nordstrom sale discoveries