20: From Southern Living to Styling Stardom — Kathleen Varner, Prop Stylist Queen

Owners Table by Thomas Cox

Episode notes

In this podcast episode, Kathleen Varner, a prop stylist and florist from Birmingham, shares her background and journey in the styling business. From her internship at Southern Living to becoming a successful prop stylist and florist, Kathleen discusses the challenges and rewards of her work. This includes the physical labor involved in setting up shoots and the importance of having challenging bosses. Kathleen also talks about her transition from magazine styling to working with interior designers and shares insights into her rates and work schedule. The conversation concludes with discussions about Kathleen's personal life, parenting, and future plans for her business.