May 30, 2012 Featured

Jewelry is meant to tell a story. What impression does a necklace, earrings, and baubles give when meeting someone new for a first time? Well, y’all know when you see pearls that you’re beholding a real lady. And looking fabulous shouldn’t come with a hefty price tag. Ltd. Originals is designing some of the prettiest… Read more »

May 13, 2012 Featured

Lily May Peel was born in Atlanta shortly following the Civil War in 1876. This woman had Southern gumption in her veins, as she would be one of the 700 survivors of The Titanic. Miss Peel met Jacques Futrelle, a native Georgian from Pike County, when they were both teenagers and aspiring writers. Jacques was… Read more »

May 2, 2012 Featured Food

Today we celebrate a sweet success with ice cream. High Road Craft Ice Cream & Sorbets proprietor Keith Schroeder founded the company in Halloween of 2010. Pretty Southern was lucky to catch up for an interview on the local ice cream label’s launch into grocery stores (including Whole Foods in the Southeast and most recently… Read more »

May 1, 2012 Featured

Check out some of the sweetest gifts the South has ever given. Mississippi Gift Company (based out of historic Greenwood, Miss.) has gift boxes, tins and towers for your candies, cookies, jellies, jams, preserves and more. Locally grown berries, nuts. Need an idea for Mother’s Day? The Mississippi Gift Company has got y’all covered. This… Read more »