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January 15, 2019 • CULTURE, FOOD, PLACES, Southern Travel

An Expert’s Guide to Charleston

Hello Draper James readers! My name is Jillian Attaway Eversole, and I write the Charleston-based fashion, travel, and lifestyle blog Rhyme & Reason. I’m so thrilled to be sharing my guide to charming Charleston with y’all today!

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May 14, 2017 • CULTURE, PLACES, Southern Travel

DJ on the Road: Pontchartrain Hotel in New Orleans

If you’re asking us, right about now is the best time of year to visit New Orleans. After Jazz Fest is over and before the sweltering summer kicks in, you can enjoy still-comfortable temperatures, snag a table at most restaurants, …

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May 2, 2017 • CULTURE, FOOD, RECIPE

Belle Année Shares Her Recipe for Berry Scones (aka the British Buttermilk Biscuit)

Hot tea and scones are to the Brits what sweet tea and biscuits are to Southerners: culinary staples—and simultaneously, delicious, belly-filling treats—best consumed over gossip with friends. Leave it to Jessica Bride to share a berry scone recipe we Southerners …

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April 19, 2017 • CULTURE, HOLIDAYS, STYLE, STYLE SCHOOL

Style School: Danielle Davis of Lou What Wear on Dressing for the Kentucky Derby

As a fashion blogger based in Louisville, KY, it would be natural for Danielle Davis to get a lot of inquiries about how to dress for the Kentucky Derby. Fortunately, she’s got a lot of answers. “Derby is my favorite …

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February 27, 2017 • CULTURE, HOLIDAYS, PARTIES, PEOPLE, PLACES

Mardi Gras, Party Gras with Andi Eaton of Oui We Girl

Happy Lundi Gras! As in, the Monday before Fat Tuesday—the closing day of the Mardi Gras season. And who better to show us how to make the most of it than Andi Eaton, whose Mardi Gras party ideas guarantee …

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