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April 4-6, 2025

Word of South

Virginia Chamlee

Virginia Chamlee is a People Magazine writer and the author of the best-selling book, Big Thrift Energy. After sourcing vintage for A-list celebrities and designers for years, she compiled all her tips in her book, which has been featured on NBC News, Architectural Digest, The Washington Post, and  was named one of Elle magazine’s 50 Most Stylish Coffee Table Books. She is also an artist with works available at Chairish and Anthropologie and featured in both commercial and residential projects, including the green room at Jimmy Kimmel Live. She’ll be appearing at Word of South with the musicians Frank Douglas and Doug Moody.