Summer Classics in Spring

Summer Classics Home Atlanta has been a partner with Polo in the Pines, contributing beautiful outdoor seating to the event that has raised $345,000 for pediatric brain cancer research through The Sharon McCollum Knight, Polo in the Pines Pediatric Cancer Research Fund at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. “As a company, Summer Classics Home has always strived to give back to the communities that we…

Kitchen Remodeling Johns Creek

    Euro Design Inc. is a local family business in Johns Creek. They began in 2005 as a remodeling company focusing on small home projects, but quickly expanded to offer designing, consulting, remodeling and renovations of the entire home. They offer customers a large and curated selection of kitchen and bathroom furniture, tiles, floors, glass doors from nationally-recognized and trusted…

New Year, New Home

 5295 Chelsen Wood Drive, Johns Creek  $1,899,000   This stunning 6BR, 8BA custom home offers over 8000 square feet of wow-worthy finishes. The designer/owner spared no expense in fashioning a one-of-a-kind showcase. Complete with gated entry and fenced yard, it features a gorgeous pool, outdoor summer kitchen, two gourmet kitchens inside both with pro appliances, theater room, billiards parlor, wine tasting…

Christmas at Reserva Conchal

Staying at lovely Reserva Conchal in the lush Guanacaste region of Costa Rica, I had a chance to use my high school Spanish. “Muchas Gracias,” I enthused, when the smiling bell hop helped me out of the airport car. “Mucho Gusto,” he replied. Wait, what happened to “De nada?” I think his reply roughly translated to, “with much pleasure…my pleasure!”…

A Walk and a Wall to Honor Those Who Served 

 Article and Photography Carrie Whitney   Thanks to the efforts and support of the Johns Creek Veterans Association, local residents have a place to go to contemplate and honor the men and women who have served and currently serve in the United States Armed Services. And the opportunity for remembrance is about to expand. Since 2014, Newtown Park has been home…

Summer at Kiawah

 Article Meg Daws | Photography Provided  Kiawah-only experiences: sunset at the The Ryder Cup Bar, Pluff Mud Paddling for a lesson in salt marsh ecology, The Spa at The Sanctuary, breakfast at Jasmine Porch  If you’re anywhere near one of the golf courses you will likely find yourself in a sea of needlepoint belts and Gator Bite Margaritas as you might expect. 

Working Beautifully

 Article Sue G. Collins | Photography Karyn Slovin  Whitney Tyler believes in girl power, but not in being too “girly.” Her gorgeous salon, Lash and Brow Loft on Medlock Bridge Road radiates a soft, feminine ambiance, but when it comes to styling brows and lashes, it’s all business.   “I wanted my clients to feel gorgeous when they walked in and…

Thoroughly Mod

In this Cumming Street renovation, the architect and homeowners created a magical connection between a family-friendly interior and the green outdoors. They chose large windows and French doors to provide pleasing views from every room to the wooded backyard with old-growth trees and a stream. The house’s character changed from a typical 1960’s ranch (dark, low ceilings, sparse windows, long halls,…

Teamwork and Community Make This Business Strong

For over 12 years, Rhonda Shell has worked with Keller Williams Realty in the greater Atlanta area. Built over the past two years, her team--Rhonda Shell Real Estate--is based right here in Alpharetta. She takes pride in her predominantly referral-based business, which is a true reflection of the trust and long-term relationships that she has established over the years with clients.…

A Dream (Kitchen) Come True

When Johns Creek resident Retta Clark walked into Sewell Appliance in Sandy Springs, she had no idea she would win a gorgeous new 36” Wolf range cooktop. She was one of many Lifestyle Publications readers who entered the giveaway just by stopping in to discuss kitchen renovation plans.