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Trey Veal

My Style: Trey Veal, creative director at Coca-Cola

A small-town boy from rural Georgia, he figured he’d follow his mom, a nurse, into medicine. But at the last minute, he applied to SCAD Atlanta instead of Emory.
Boudoir photography Atlanta

How a boudoir photography shoot boosted my self-confidence

Bombarded by reshaped and retouched images that tell us our natural corporeal forms are just not good enough, many women are looking for ways to celebrate their bodies and rewrite the negative messages in their heads. Boudoir photography can do just that.
Intermittent Fasting

Test Drive: The verdict is still out on intermittent fasting

“While there is science to back up some of the claims, we still have a lot to learn,” says registered dietitian nutritionist Kelsey Smith, who works for STAT Wellness in Atlanta.
My Style

My Style: Elementary school teacher Anna Greene

Art teacher Anna uses her creativity—and her “wardrobe crafting”—to bring joy to her students during challenging times.
Spa gifts

5 great Atlanta self-care gifts (that you can absolutely gift to yourself)

The end-of-year antidote for you and yours: kits with soothing bath salts, hot teas, and cozy socks
2020 Atlanta gift guide

11 stylish Atlanta gifts for 2020

We scoured local shops for totes fit for outdoor hangs, plush home goods (including a corkscrew), and a bit of bling to brighten the holidays.
Erica Bogart

My Style: Makeup artist Erica Bogart

A love of art, people, and working with her hands drew Erica Bogart to the makeup industry.
TIPP therapy

How a rush of cold temps cools my nerves

When I begin to feel particularly blue, I’ll make a beeline for the freezer and pull out an ice pack, hold it in my hand, and I will notice its calming effect. It’s almost as though my brain can’t process both the feeling of cold and the feeling of depression at the same time.
O Studios

Atlanta-based O. Studio wants to design a new daily outfit for everyone

Universal, comfortable, high-tech, versatile. If ever there were a time for El Lewis’s new line of knits, built around wear-anytime (or all-the-time), uniform-style dressing, it’s now.
Massage in a pandemic

My quest for a safer massage during the pandemic

This is the process I went through in order to schedule an hour-long massage that seemed safest during a pandemic: outdoors (to avoid contaminated air), in a massage chair (thus facing away from the therapist for the majority of the time), with both of us wearing masks.
Trey Veal

My Style: Trey Veal, creative director at Coca-Cola

A small-town boy from rural Georgia, he figured he’d follow his mom, a nurse, into medicine. But at the last minute, he applied to SCAD Atlanta instead of Emory.
Pinker Times Atlanta

A shelter-in-place hobby blooms into a thriving floral pop-up, Pinker Times

Pinker Times sells bespoke bouquets and sculptural floral arrangements featuring seasonal blooms sourced from Georgia growers like 3 Porch Farm and Chattahoochee Queen.
Ruth E. Carter SCAD

From Black Panther to Malcom X, Ruth E. Carter’s costumes on display at SCAD FASH

Longtime costume designer Ruth E. Carter’s over 30 year history in film is documented in the engaging SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion + Film exhibition “Ruth E. Carter: Afrofuturism in Costume Design” open through September 12, 2021.
Boudoir photography Atlanta

How a boudoir photography shoot boosted my self-confidence

Bombarded by reshaped and retouched images that tell us our natural corporeal forms are just not good enough, many women are looking for ways to celebrate their bodies and rewrite the negative messages in their heads. Boudoir photography can do just that.
Intermittent Fasting

Test Drive: The verdict is still out on intermittent fasting

“While there is science to back up some of the claims, we still have a lot to learn,” says registered dietitian nutritionist Kelsey Smith, who works for STAT Wellness in Atlanta.