A Backyard Homecoming Dinner Party

Produced and Styled by Libbie Summers (as published in and with permission from The South Magazine) Photography by Cedric Smith Fashion Styling by Brooke Atwood Hair and Makeup by Dollface by Jules The title that woke me up in the middle of the night: A Homegrown Homecoming. I was inspired by the images of prom... Read More »

Bubble Gum Tape Flowers

By Libbie Summers Assisted by Candace Brower Bubble tape is kind of like a gum paste right? At least that’s what prompted me to try it. And, guess what, it worked! I love these sweet little flowers that are perfect to top a baby cake or cup cake. How To: Tear off a 6-inch... Read More »

Balloon Dog Cake Topper

By Libbie Summers Photography by Candace Brower Twenty cake-toppers in 20 minutes! That’s what I said I would do for a demo at the Country Living Magazine Fair in Columbus, Ohio…so I did. The only glitch in the performance was when my assistant, Candace, handed me the balloon dog that I had tied earlier that... Read More »


By Libbie Summers Photography by Anna Heritage I love a festival…any festival really. But this one…SQUEAL!!! Bacon Festival in Savannah, GA is happening now!     The Clothes: Scarf (Hermes), Pig Mask (Firefly), Gold Pig Necklace (Custard Boutique), Sneakers (Prada), Shorts (cut off from a pair of J Brand jeans), Sweater (Vintage), T-shirt (Maison... Read More »

Play Ball!!

By Libbie Summers Photography by Anna Heritage Hand-painted bat from The Mitchell Bat Company I’ve been on a fast pitch softball team roster almost every year since I was 6 years old. Twice, when I couldn’t find an adult women’s fast pitch team, I tried slow pitch…I sucked and it sucked. #fastpitchforever No, I... Read More »