October 2013 Magazine

Features and recipes from the October issue of Southern Living magazine.
home and garden | decorating

Rustic Outdoor Table Setting

Move your party to the porch like this rustic-meets-refined dinner hosted by Sam Beall, owner of the iconic Tennessee inn Blackberry Farm. more
food | holidays and occasions

Create an Illuminating Pumpkin Display

Combine carved pumpkins and embellished luminaries for a warm outdoor welcome.

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food | holidays and occasions

Carve a Fall Planter

A flower-filled gourd looks impressive, but with the help of our tutorial, you'll have a pretty fall centerpiece in no time. more
home and garden | gardens

Tips for Growing Sages

Try planting colorful salvias for glorious autumn blooms that are second to none. more
home and garden | gardens

Types of Sage

More than 900 species of salvias grow worldwide. Here are a few of our favorites for the South. more
home and garden | gardens

Plant a Vibrant Fall Container

Combine the season's hottest hues in a vibrant mix of annuals, perennials, and shrubs. more
travel | south-central

Oktoberfest Fall Road Trip

Visit the South's Rhineland on this jaunt through the Show-Me State just in time for Oktoberfest more
travel | south-east

Dan Doodle Sausage: The Lost Link

Sam Edwards is known for hams, but it’s his Dan Doodle sausage that evokes bygone times. more
travel | south-east

Wine Country Fall Weekend Getaway

Whether you're seeking a once-in-a-lifetime vacation or an affordable weekend escape, we've sniffed out two doggone-good wine trips for any budget.

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travel | south-east

Treehouse Fall Weekend Getaway

Whether you're seeking a once-in-a-lifetime vacation or an affordable weekend escape, we've sniffed out two unforgettable treehouse trips for any budget. more
| travel

Ranch Fall Weekend Getaway

Whether you're seeking a once-in-a-lifetime vacation or an affordable weekend escape, we've sniffed out two unforgettable ranch trips for any budget. more
home and garden | decorating

How To Hang Art in a Stairwell

Start an art collection! This is a great place to try a more relaxed and free-form, salon-style wall. more
home and garden | decorating

Smaller But Smarter Cottage With Style

An eco-friendly cottage by designer P. Allen Smith shows you 33 ways to get the biggest bang for your buck without sacrificing style. more