Posts By: Christopher

What We Do For A Living

Sometimes we take for granted that everyone knows exactly what we do for a living. First, we offer a quarterly subscription. Every three months we send our subscribers a surprise package of three different Southern-made goods. At least one of those items will be a non-food item, and all of the items will be things… Read more »

Special discount in honor of Southern Living

We are a Southern Living home. Always have been and always will be. That’s why we were honored when we read this post on their site today: You can read the whole article HERE. In honor of those really kind words, we’d like to give y’all 10% off any ticket purchase between now and midnight… Read more »

MADE SOUTH featured in Fox News Radio’s “Made in America”

It was such an honor to be featured in the recent Fox New Radio special “Made in America” alongside fellow Southern small businesses like Mo’s Bows, R. Riveter, Wrong Side and Slingshot Coffee. If you’d like, you can take a listen below.

Official Maker Lineup For The Inaugural MADE SOUTH Market!

It’s hard for me to put into words what I’m feeling as I post this. I look at this list of 75 AMAZING makers from all over the South and I realize these are REAL PEOPLE who are HUSTLING to create great things and build their businesses. And they’re all coming to Franklin, Tennessee in September… Read more »

Shoo-Fly Punch

Originally from Southern Living, we adapted this Southern drink recipe to serve a larger number of people for your next Spring shindig. It’s refreshing and delicious, with a little kick at the end.   Ingredients: 8 cups good bourbon (We used Bulleit) 3 cups ginger liqueur (We used Domaine de Canton) 1.5 cups freshly squeezed lemon… Read more »

Custom Curations Blackberry Farm

When we launched this business a little over one year ago, we made a list of brands and organizations that we would love to partner with. Blackberry Farm was at the top of that list. For those of you not familiar with Blackberry Farm, it is a world-class luxury hotel nestled in the foothills of… Read more »

Cyber Monday Giveaway

For Cyber Monday we’ve decided to give away 3 one-year memberships. Each of the three winners will receive our next 4 shipments of Southern-made goods (Winter 2014 shipping December 15, plus Spring, Summer and Fall 2015) absolutely FREE. Winners can keep the membership for themselves or gift it to a friend. There are FIVE different ways… Read more »

Southern Selvage: A Profile of Denim & Spirits

Over the last 5 years I have become a big believer in jeans made from selvage denim, mainly for two reasons. First, the manufacturing process delivers higher quality. Selvage denim is woven on an old-style shuttle loom where a single cross thread is passed back and forth on the loom. The result is a denim that… Read more »