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My Style: Myka Barbato

Five years ago, after living in New York, Paris, and Munich, Myka Barbato returned to her native Atlanta and opened the posh waxing salon Wax and brow bar Blink. In 2012 the Spelman and Parsons School of Design grad added a sleek nail salon, Buff, to her little beauty empire in Studioplex in the Old Fourth Ward. Her adopted European sensibility shows at her nearby loft, where she spills her latest obsessions. Read more...

Liberté, Égalité, Par-tay: French-inspired fashion picks for Bastille Day

With Bastille Day on July 14 (plus the Tour de France July 5 to 27), now’s the time to fete French style. Alliance Française, a cultural and language center, will celebrate July 19. Read more...

Father's Day fashion finds from hip new ATL shops

He'll be the cool dad this holiday

Fourteen fun summer styles that will make great gifts for dad this Father's Day. Read more...

Res Ipsa: Two Atlanta lawyers go from torts to ties

Every law student knows res ipsa loquitur, Latin for “the thing speaks for itself,” first applied in an 1863 lawsuit in which a barrel fell from a window and hit a passerby. The court ruled in the plaintiff’s favor because the facts were so clear. Read more...

Inside Zac Brown's Smyrna man cave-turned-recording studio

The country star has moved out, but the basement remains a haven for Southern Ground Artists

Zac Brown’s ranch house played a cameo role in his music video for “Highway 20 Ride,” but these days, the Smyrna abode functions as a recording studio for his label Southern Ground Artists. Read more...

Bottled up: The latest from new cosmetic and skincare shops in Atlanta

From sunscreen to shampoo to lipstick, our scoop on the latest goop. Featuring DooBop.com, Skin IQ, Dermalogica, and Bluemercury. Read more...

From Classroom to Catwalk: SCAD Atlanta produces fashion's future stars

Stephanie Waldrip, Afsina Bhimani, and Christian Harris are just a few on their way to the top

SCAD Atlanta’s fashion program, whose graduates have gone on to work for top brands like Marc by Marc Jacobs and Monique Lhuillier, is turning the city into a breeding ground for designers. Some alums, like Marietta native Stephanie Waldrip (’11), are even starting their own lines. Read more...

Totes McGoats: Our favorite carryalls for spring

These miniature goats from Tanglewood Farm help showcase the local designs

We brought in these tiny farm animals from Tanglewood Farm, a “town” of miniature animals near Canton, to check out our favorite spring satchels by local designers and artisans. No goats to tote? These work for picnics, shopping, and festivals, too. Read more...

My Style: Sarah Fishburne

As the director of trend and design for the Home Depot, Sarah Fishburne travels the world for inspiration. An Atlanta native and a graduate of UGA’s furnishings and interiors program, she works on everything from plants to paint colors, both designing proprietary brands and selecting from national labels. Read more...

Garden Party: Spring's floral fashions

These styles play well with a new botanical art exhibition at the Atlanta History Center's Cherokee Garden Library.

In fashion, floral prints are as perennial as daffodils in March. But this season, they take a high-tech botanical spin, with designers creating graphic plant patterns in digital and 3-D media. Coincidentally, as spring clothes hit the streets this month, the Atlanta History Center hosts an exhibition featuring contemporary plant portraits in watercolor, pencil, gouache, and more by the American Society of Botanical Artists. Read more...