Dec. 2013: Best of Atlanta

Best of Atlanta
This was the year Atlanta finally got its groove back. Builders started building again. New restaurants opened their doors. Heck, even our panda population went up by 50 percent. Here are the 148 best things about Atlanta right now.
> Eat & Drink
Splurge & Save
> See & Do
Look Good & Feel Good
Ladies of the Club
The Chautauqua Circle, one of the oldest African American women’s clubs in Atlanta, notes a century of “sisterhood, scholarship, and service.”
By Betsy Riley

Editor’s Note 3-D printing is kind of blowing my mind right now

Atlantan of the Year Antoinette Tuff
Visual Arts HENSE hits it big
Sports Worst year ever (so far)
Performing Arts Chris Kayser hangs up Scrooge’s nightcap
Music Janelle Monae redefines R&B
Pop Culture Conan O’Brien takes over the Tabernacle
Media Ryan Cameron in the a.m.
Books The year’s top ten

Read all these stories and more in our News & Opinion section

Review Ink & Elm brings a fine-dining option to Emory Village
Culinary Character Restaurants spawned by friendship and love
Geering Local Chicories
Celebrations How to saber your Champagne
Home Plates Hilary White’s Christmas bazaar peanut brittle

My Style
Interior design blogger Jennifer Boles
Our Picks Gifts for everyone
Buiding a bar cart
Inside Look
Colorful details make a neutral living room pop
Getaway Vail, Colorado

Hollis Gillespie Sticks and stones will break my bones, but I prefer more drama