vintage market days spring show

Vintage Market Days® of Nashville is presenting ‘”Roam Free” from March 15-17 at The Wilson County Expo Center in Lebanon. Vintage Market Days® is an upscale vintage-inspired market featuring original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home décor, outdoor furnishings, consumable yummies, seasonal plantings, and a little more. Hours are from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $11, with those under the age of 12 admitted free. The market is a three-day event held several times a year throughout the Middle Tennessee area. “Each Vintage Market Days® event is a unique opportunity …

Hot Cocoa Bar DIY Tutorial

By Brandon Nunnally & Melissa Bowen @ AR Workshop Nashville Winter is here to stay—at least for a couple of months! We love winter time at AR Workshop Nashville & Franklin. It’s the perfect time to gather together around the workshop tables and make projects and memories you will keep forever. One of our favorite projects you can D.I.Y. at home is a Hot Cocoa Bar. This not only serves as a gathering spot all winter long but also serves as a beautiful winter display. Gather your supplies before starting the project. Materials Needed 1. Clear jars of varying heights …

Cooking Healthy with Olive Oil

  One of the best-kept chef secrets to hosting memorable at-home parties is keeping the food simple and adding small details to make it special. After all, a host who isn’t hard at work in the kitchen can spend more time with guests. One way to make every minute in the kitchen count and provide crowd-pleasing food is by using wholesome, quality core ingredients like olive oil, fresh bread, cheese, and artisan chocolate to create flavorful dishes that are easy to prepare. When it comes to cooking, focus on the essentials and the highlights of each dish. Building recipes around …

Shopping in Murfreesboro

Photography by Jaime Rock From the shops downtown to the stores found along Murfreesboro’s bustling byways, these is much to beckon home owners and decorators in search of a special find. It’s obvious when you enter JD’s All About Home that an interior designer’s touch makes the store a beautiful place. A soothing space, it features larger furnishings, lighting, framed art, and more, Designer Jennifer Davenport has created a welcoming shop filled with light and interesting details. Full of Southern antiques and primitives, mid-century modern and industrial pieces, as well as vintage linens and dishware, Re-inVintage has expanded to fill additional …

January/February 2019 Cover

Summer Classics’ outdoor furnishings promise beauty, comfort, and easy living. The company’s Croquet Teak collection—sturdy and timeless—features a handsome, classic look with hand carved detailing. The pieces are available in natural teak and oyster teak finishes. For information call 615/ 783-1889 or visit www.summerclassics.com.

Antiques & Garden Show

Celebrating its 29th year, the Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville will take place at the Music City Center February 1 – 3. This year’s headliner will be GRAMMY® award-winning superstar Faith Hill, with her design team, architect Bobby McAlpine and designer Ray Booth. They will share their experience of building an island paradise in a panel discussion moderated by Leslie Newsom Rascoe, MILIEU design director. Hours are from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday.  Admission is $20 prior to January 29; after that date admission is $25. Lecture tickets are priced separately. Every …

I Can Go For That-a peek inside Aimee and John Oates Nashville Home

While John Oates has been busy touring with his longtime collaborating partner, Daryl Hall, and with his own tour with The Good Road Band in support of his 2018 album, Arkansas, Aimee Oates has been bringing color to the Nashville community. It’s in Nashville where John Oates’ solo career really began. After decades of touring and with new projects underway, it was time for John and Aimee Oates to plant roots. Central to their family and to music, their home in West Nashville has become the perfect city getaway. Aimee Oates, a certified floral designer, has taken her keen eye …

Balancing the Trendy with the Timeless When Creating a Perfect Bedroom

For designer Melissa Frederiksen, the idea of interior trends is a slippery slope that can lead to pricey looks and a short shelf life. “A trend generally doesn’t stand the test of time,” says Frederiksen “People don’t usually redecorate often, so it’s easy for décor to look passé if it’s oversaturated with trendy looks.” Through numerous Nashville and Michigan remodels and design consultations with her Atmosphere 360 Studio, Frederiksen has found bedrooms a common place where people are more prone to be drawn to trends. It would make sense that since you spend so much time there, your bedroom should …

Shopping in Dickson 2018

Dickson’s downtown area is home to a variety of antique, vintage, and home decor shops. From one end of Main Street to the other, this is the place to find the unusual and the one-of-a-kind items. Yesterday’s Treasures, a great antique mall with everything from vintage and antique furnishings to mid-century finds. The 20,000 square foot space offers more than 50 booths that include gifts, candles, art, and floral designs. For special deals, check out the store’s Facebook flashsales. On Main Street begin your walking tour at Morgan Farms Gallery where you’ll find products created by family members from reclaimed, recycled, …

Get Creative in the Kitchen for the Holidays

 Holiday gatherings provide perfect opportunities to get creative in the kitchen. Balancing taste and complexity doesn’t need to be stressful. Simplify recipe planning with one versatile ingredient that provides a bold boost and creates real crowd pleasers: cooking wines. Using a wine specially made for cooking provides consistent, momentous flavor, as it withstands high cooking temperatures and has a long shelf life. One option to try this season is Holland House Cooking Wines, with a long and delicious history of adding rich, robust flavor to a wide variety of culinary applications.  Print Asiago and Bacon Orzo Medley Course Side Dish …