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May 1, 2019 • PARTIES, RECIPE, STYLE

A Derby Pie Recipe and Party Tips from Going for Grace and Mrs. Southern Social

Lauren Cermak of Going for Grace returns to the Love, Reese blog with her fellow Tennessean, Mary Huddleston of Mrs. Southern Social.

The entertaining experts put together two Kentucky Derby-themed tablescapes and shared a Derby Pie recipe (yum!) just …

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April 23, 2019 • Nashville Store, Southern Travel, STYLE

What to Wear to the Iroquois Steeplechase, with Olivia Shea

While the Kentucky Derby might be the most well-known horse race in the South, it’s far from the only one we’ll be attending this year.

On Saturday, May 11, the Iroquois Steeplechase will come to Nashville, Tennessee. Similar to the …

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March 12, 2019 • Meet My Handbag, STYLE

Meet My Handbag: Charisse Bruin and the Leather Reversible Mini Tote

Our next installment of “Meet My Handbag” takes us to Savannah, Georgia, where Charisse Bruin is a stylist, personal shopper, and fashion blogger.

On Charisse: Bell-Sleeve Dress and Leather Reversible Mini Tote

We recently met Savannah-born-and-raised Charisse at the Southern …

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February 22, 2019 • Southern Travel, STYLE

DJ on the Road: What to Wear to Sea Island

Draper James spent a few days down at Georgia’s Sea Island for the 2019 Southern C Summit in early February, and we completely fell in love with the beautiful resort.

Photo by @sea_island

Every time you step outside, you’re greeted …

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February 20, 2019 • Meet My Handbag, STYLE

Meet My Handbag: Going for Grace and the Leather Satchel

The new Draper James leather handbag collection has inspired a new series on the Love, Reese blog: Meet My Handbag.

Our head of design, Kathryn, created these bags so they could live with you every day—from work to date night …

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