• Storytellers

    The Stylistic started as a lifestyle blog and has grown into a branding studio for style enthusiasts. With each post we discovered that there is always a story to share and we will continue to be your style storytellers!

Custom Virtual Lookbook for Fleur Boutique

When the ladies from Fleur Boutique contacted us they were in search of a way to make shopping a little […]

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Virginia Garden Day 2016

The expression “it takes a village” first comes to mind when thinking about Lynchburg’s historic Garden Day. From the pre-planning […]

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Introducing...Sunny Goode & Artful Living

The Stylistic is excited to announce our collaboration with Artful Living, a very stylistic “pop-up” gallery created by, Lisa Herget […]

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Two Recipes that we will be serving this Thanksgiving!

A time to gather, a time to reconnect, a time to share stories, a time to relax….these are a few […]

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Lulie Wallace - a Charleston artist that Brightens our Day!

Yes, you might recognize one of our favorites….her art has been showcased on the national magazine pages of Flower, Southern Living, […]

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Gimme S'More Pie, please!

Last fall we came across this yummy recipe over on the blog, Gimme Some Oven. It is super easy to make and […]

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Charleston's Newest Hotel - The Spectator

We were recently treated to a weekend at the spectacular Spectator Hotel, Charleston’s newest boutique hotel. When Charleston natives and […]

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Drinks to Quench your Cocktail Thirst

While we all have a favorite “go to” cocktail, depending upon the season or location, The Stylistic loves walking into a […]

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A Little Romance, Some Suspense, a Bit of Fantasy = Our Book List

The inspiration for today’s post goes to Natalie’s lower school aged daughter. After accepting her school’s challenge to read and read and […]

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Celebrate America's Youth

Probably like you, our last few weeks have been filled with graduations, award ceremonies and end of school year celebrations. […]

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Nothing Tops North Carolina Seafood

When in Rome do as the Romans… We think this expression holds true whenever you are traveling and want to […]

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Best Travel Apps for your Adventures!

Remember when planning a trip required unfolding the paper map on the dining room table? Going to AAA for those […]

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3 Simple Summer Salads

For us, summer is about farm stands, vegetable gardens, fresh and local food, easy meal preparation and nothing fits all […]

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Oh, The Places You Will Go - The Gift of a Globe

Graduation season is upon us! Whether you are celebrating a loved one’s graduation from preschool, middle school, high school or […]

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Catching up with Janet Gregg, Jewelry Designer

After working for Charlotte Moss and Vaughan what was the catalyst to start designing jewelry? I’m severely dyslexic so reading […]

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Poolside Tunes to jump start Summer 2015

(photo by Slim Aarons) We are thrilled that Summer 2015 is here! For us and other Southerners, Memorial Day is […]

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Summer Fun with Ice Pops

Warm weather has arrived in Virginia and we are counting the days till summer vacation begins. Summer stirs so many […]

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Palm Beach - Our Insider's Guide

Palm Beach is high on our list of favorite getaways. For the Stylistic, it meets any escape need we have: […]

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Talk Derby to Me - Stylistic Mint Julep

One of The Stylistic’s many mottos is: offering a signature drink = throwing a great party. With that in mind, […]

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Entertaining with the Big Green Egg

With Virginia Garden Week behind us, we turn our attention to spring entertaining. For us, spring is all about being […]

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It's a Party and we need Flowers!

In less than a week, the world will be invited to an 82-year-old Virginia tradition, “America’s Largest Open House.” For […]

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Pineapples - Trend or Classic

Have you noticed that pineapples are everywhere this spring? (we aren’t referring to the produce section of the grocery store.) […]

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Falconry at Sea Island's Broadfield

photo by Nuvomagazine.com While on a recent trip to Sea Island, Georgia, The Stylistic was introduced to the fascinating sport […]

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Meet Photographer Penny Ashford

Anne never would have guessed that while packing her bag to join her son and his EHS friends on their […]

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Stylistic Lucky Charms

The Stylistic wishes you a happy St. Patrick’s Day. This day is associated with everything Irish, from shamrocks to pots […]

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Pimento Cheese- A Southern Stylistic Staple

We cherish our friends and love entertaining, be it planned or impromptu. Southerners at heart, we are always prepared for […]

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Warm Weather Essentials

  Warm Weather Essentials Invited to a warm weather destination? Don’t fret, just accept. We find the anticipation and the […]

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Harbour Island - Our Insider's Guide

Having just returned from Harbour Island, Bahamas, it now has a permanent spot on our “Happy Place” list. It certainly […]

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Stylistic Love of UNC & Dean Smith

Having grown up in North Carolina, and despite marrying Virginians, we are diehard Carolina fans. At age nine, Anne sent […]

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Introducing Romance Novelist, Megan Mulry

With Valentine’s Day in the air, it is the perfect time to introduce you to our friend and romance novelist, […]

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Five Senses of Love - The Stylistic

Valentine’s Day 2015 is fast approaching and to celebrate The Stylistic recommends appealing to all Five Senses of Love. Taste, Smell, […]

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Game On - Monte Carlo here we come!

Backgammon Games: Backgammon Table at The Stylistic // Oak Backgammon Board // Green and Brown Backgammon Board // Multi Color Backgammon Board […]

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The Power of a Personal Note

  We are betting that you, like us, LOVE when the Christmas cards starting arriving in your mailbox soon after […]

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Slow and Easy - The Stylistic's Take on the New Year

Crockpot, slow cooker, mother’s helper… call it what you may. We call it our secret weapon. Part of a stylish life […]

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Sip, Sparkle, Smile! Cheers to 2015!

Our wish to you is STYLISTIC health and happiness in the new year. While we dream of ringing in the new year […]

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Playing our Favorite Holiday Tunes!

The presents are wrapped. The cards are sent. The car is packed. (wink, wink) Now, it’s time to get your […]

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Decking the Halls!

The Stylistic motto for decking your halls is to compliment and complement. Enhance your decor with all the colors you […]

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The way to a man's heart is through his stomach......

Still hoping to find a gift for your teenage or college son? By request, here are two of our favorites….and, […]

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Stylistic Gifts

We love gift giving, but know that for some it is stress inducing. We’d love to help you relieve some […]

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Making our List and Checking it Twice!

  We’ve made our list, and checked it twice! Loving these new personalized notepads that were added today to our […]

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