The New Cracker Jack (holiday snack)

By Libbie Summers (from Brown Sugar by Libbie Summers, Short Stack Editions) Photography by Andy Lyons Green handsaw. Pink sword. Gold pistol. What prison inmate thought up these toys for Cracker Jacks, anyway? As a kid, I’d devour box after box of the crunchy caramel-coated popcorn snack, all the while questioning what kind of... Read More »

Holiday Party Fashion

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey and Candace Brower Photography by Cedric Smith, Anna Heritage and Teresa Earnest It’s no secret, I like taking it a bit over the top for a holiday party…but still have a comfort vibe. If I’m wearing a long skirt, I’ll be rockin’ a pair of cowboy boots... Read More »

DIY Vintage Fashion Ornaments

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey Production Assistant: Anthony Lunsmann Photography by Teresa Earnest Photography Black licorice and a vintage fashion magazine were the inspiration for these chic, sweet and silly holiday tree ornaments! DIY Vintage Fashion Ornaments serves 1 dozen adorable & cheeky tree ornaments  What you need:  1 dozen tin shape ornaments from Michaels 1 yard... Read More »