If you're looking for a floral painting for your home or office, I have to say Adele Yonchak of Charlotte, North Carolina creates some of my favorites. See her entire collection, here.
If you love lounging around the pool this time of year, you'd probably love a stylish float- like this giant pineapple. It's over 6' long and 3' wide. Dreamy...
Hand blocked printing will always have my heart. Kari Fisher of Atlanta creates some really beautiful, timeless designs- all ready for your custom textiles. Learn more, here.
If you're a southern gent that's a fan of the flap wallet, you'll love this one by Makr of Winter Park, Florida. Made of high quality Horween leather, it's available in black, tan or brown.
I'm a friend of Savannah based Libbie Summers and I can attest that everything she makes is ridiculously good. So I was excited that she recently completed a cookbook for the Short Stack series, all about brown sugar. So sweet...
Once you've had cultured butter, you won't want to eat anything else. Like the Europeans make, this cultured butter is tasty and rich and delicious. Plus Banner Butter, based in Atlanta, makes incredible compound flavors like Cinnamon, Cardamom and Ginger or Roasted Garlic with Basil and Parsley. Buy a six pack via Scoutmob, here. It's worth every penny...
Kim Woods of Willaby in Athens, Georgia designs the sweetest clothes for the babes. This adorable prairie dress in marigold gingham is now 45% off...great deal.
This is a leather storage bin made from one piece of high quality leather cowhide. Designed and constructed by the talented Emil Erwin of Nashville.
If you love eggs, you'd love an egg tray. This beauty is handcrafted by my talented friend, Anneliesse McKee of Asheville, NC. Made from walnut, this tray has been thoughtfully crafted with much passion and care- I can attest to that.
These are Sunday Pants that are hand painted in dark blue stripes. They're meant to be the most comfy, relaxing pants you can wear- perfect for this hot, southern summer. By State Clothing in northern Georgia.
Every southern pie needs a pie box. This reusable pie carrier, made by Piebox in Atlanta, is perfect for transporting house to house or to carry on your next flight.... (great for Thanksgiving)
I love the spiral cuffshandmade by Katie Thompson of Black Swamp Co. in Eutawville, SC. She makes each cuff with sunken cypress that is 1000+ years old found in her backyard swamp. How great is that? The result is lovely...
HollyBeth Anderson expertly (and passionately) concocts the only all USDA skincare line in Georgia. Which means everything feels so good and is so good for your skin. This Rose Geranium Face Kit is a great gift set- I can't imagine any gal that wouldn't love it.
A classic Americana quilt pattern with the modern touch of shibori designs...by Folk Fibers in Austin, Texas.
I love bourbon. Although I'm not an expert in any way, shape or form, I do have the desire to try this newly released, 22 year old, 90.4 proof bourbon. At a hefty $100 a bottle, Rhetoric is distilled by The Orphan Barrel Whiskey Distilling Company in Louisville, Kentucky. It would be a fun glass to sip slowly, that's all I'm saying....