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Wight of the Living Dead

I once spent a misty October 31st at the cottage of a friend in Cornwall, England, enumerating Yankee Halloween customs. In a fit of nostalgia, I ventured that every front porch in America would be displaying the Jack-o’-Lantern. This intrigued…


Corey Cooper Infuses His Products With Soul

When Corey Cooper and his wife Magda first tried stand-up paddleboarding in 2008, the experience too closely resembled trying to maneuver about on a floating sheet of plywood. Early boards were outsized and unstable. They were simple enough — and…

Back to the Basics

The pandemic may have shut her salon down for six weeks, but for Savannah Rae St. Jean, there was a silver lining. Makeup trends over the past several years have emphasized perfection: a flawlessly contoured and chiseled face, heavy-handed highlights…

Best Of the Emerald Coast

See who the readers of Emerald Coast Magazine voted as the Best Alterations, Best Day Spa, Best Event/Wedding Planner, Best Hair Salon/Studio, Best Nail Salon, Best Jewelry Store, Best Men’s Accessories, Best Women’s Clothing — and dozens of other categories.

What’s In Store This Fall

SOUTHERN ATHLETICA recently opened a third location in Destin Commons, bringing to the area its cozy collection of athleisure for women and men. Add a touch of flair to your workout wardrobe with loose-fit crop tops, performance hoodies, stylish leggings…