{Trendy Talks} Grace from A Southern Drawl

Today I am interviewing another fabulous blogger! Grace has the cutest style (can we take a moment to appreciate the outfit shown below…) and I love her blog. The design is so cute yet so simple.

1. Where did the name A Southern Drawl come from? 

attended the University of Miami for my freshman year of college and
although I don’t have a thick accent, everyone down there thought I had
quite the southern drawl.  So, when I transferred to the University of
Louisville and started my blog in 2011, I decided to name it “A Southern

2. What has been the best part of blogging?

best part of blogging is definitely getting to meet and network with
all of the other bloggers. Many of my close friends are from the
‘blogging world’.

3. What is your best tip for balancing school and blogging?

I like to write out all of my posts for the week ahead of time on Sunday.  That way I can focus on my schoolwork during the week.

4. Where do you get inspiration for your outfits?

{obviously} because you’ll never know what you’ll find! I also love
drawing inspiration from magazines, books, other people–pretty much

5. What is your all time favorite store?

J.Crew, without a doubt.  It’s like my second home.

6. Do you have a favorite winter lip color?

I love NARS ‘Cruella’ and NARS ‘Train Bleu’.  They’re matte lip colors that are dark and perfect for wintertime.

7. What is your favorite quote?

have one too many favorite quotes. Every week, I pick out a “quote of
the week”, so currently, it’s one by Roald Dahl, “Above all, watch with
glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets
are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don’t believe
in magic will never find it

8. If you could travel to any place in the world, where would you go?

Italy! Beautiful scenery, carbs, and wine? Sign me up!

9. What is one thing you want to finish before the end of 2014?

I want to finish purging my closet–it’s getting a little packed in there.


Thank you to Grace for answering all these questions. I definitely agree with a lot of the things she said, such as writing posts before the week begins! Do you have anything in common with Grace? What was your favorite answer? Share in the comments! 

xo, Scarlett