The History of the Tomato Server

Those gorgeous summer tomato slices deserve elegant silver to match


Five Keys to a Great Party

Designer Amanda Lindroth shares her hospitality know-how


Gifts for the Host or Hostess

Thoughtful ways to thank them for their hospitality

Southern Style

Five Upgraded Ways to Serve Classic Cocktails

Stylish new tools to raise the bar at home

Southern Accent

A Winter Floral Arrangement

When life gives you lemons…turn them into a fruitful bouquet


Holiday Décor Delivered to Your Door

Nine easy ideas that bring the spirit of the season via online ordering


Sugar High: Our Favorite Cake Stands

Use these eye-catching pieces—and Southern mail-order treats—to elevate a holiday buffet


G&G’s Thanksgiving Hacks

Garden & Gun staffers share their tips and shortcuts to help make the holiday a little easier


Southern Entertaining Secrets from a Pro

Charlotte event designer Sarah Wrenn’s tips for serving up soul and style


Setting the Perfect Table

Create a striking Thanksgiving scene with quintessentially Southern touches


Behold: The Gravy Fountain

An Arkansas couple’s recent nuptials go viral, thanks to a guest’s video of the ultimate Southern party centerpiece


The Five Glasses Every Southerner Should Own

These versatile vessels can be used in traditional or unexpected ways


Vintage Deviled Egg Plates

An all-star in every Southern cupboard


How Charlotte Moss Sets an Unforgettable Table

The Virginia-raised interior designer’s secret: Pull out your best linen and dishes every day


The Derby Dozen

Twelve festive entertaining items for your Run for the Roses party

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Arts & Culture

The Wedding Season Gift Guide

Whether given for the big day or to help the couple set up house, these gifts complete the Southern trousseau

The Manual of Southern Know-How

How to Press Your Silver into Service

Georgia-based author and interior designer James Farmer makes the case for using the good stuff every day

Made in the South Awards 2017

Hibiscus Linens

Crafts category winner Mariana Barran Goodall’s trousseau-worthy linens make guests feel extra special

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