Shops: Something’s Cooking

At Bresco you can shop where the food professionals do.

Shops: The Birmingham Zoo Gift Shop

You can go wild in this shop.


Libby Lassiter and Jami Wadkins bring a collaborative approach to their leadership roles at Bayer Properties.

Billy Reid Comes to Town

The equation seems simple enough. Southern sensibility and charm plus classic American clothes twisted with a modern sensibility. That’s the Billy Reid formula that has led to extraordinary success.

This House Is a Lifeline

A showhouse supporting adoption is a perfect fit for the Waltchack family.


Fashion on a budget can be easy if you’re willing to give things a second chance. We found each of these high-end pieces at local re-sale store Style Encore for a fraction of their original price.

As Sure As Kilimanjaro Rises Like Olympus Above the Serengeti

Birmingham photographer and regular B-Metro contributor, Edward Badham, goes on the adventure of a lifetime

Fall Fashion: Pattern Play

Photography by Chuck St. John Models: Serenity Axas and Mariah Light (Red Models) Hair: Jessica Wass and Lauren Stephens of Wheelhouse Salon Make-up: Erin Crawford of Wheelhouse Salon Art Direction: Robin Colter Clothing by Saks Fifth Avenue


I had just quit my job at a local television station with hopes of working for myself, and had always thought that the idea of having a party around the cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show would be super fun idea. I decided to make this the first event I produced.

Million Dollar Listings

We decided money was no object and went looking for the most expensive houses from Mountain Brook to Indian Springs. Here is what we found.

Making a Statement

Refurbishing their Shoal Creek house, from the magnificent foyer to the re-imagined kitchen, has been a labor of love for Mallory Smith and family.