Welcome to the GEM of The South, “Chattanooga”

You ask what makes Chattanooga the Gem of the south ?

Here are some fine examples –

clear bridge

Wow, be prepared as beautiful as this glass bridge is, it extends right over top of a very busy highway and it is a bit unnerving your first, second and possibly third time across !

Downtown Chattanooga !

CHA Pedestrian Bridge, one of the cities hot spots for peeps & pets !


The view of the river from the art district called, Bluff point !

train station

This magnificent old train station is undergoing a complete renovation and will be restored back to it’s former glamorous self !

dawn at choochoo

This beautiful old train station is about to get the royal treatment, come to CHA to see the “Before & After” renovation !


The terminal, appropriately named as it sits directly beside the train station, currently a hotel.

bluff fence

You will find lots of fun artistic details all around the city of Chattanooga ! View from “Bluff Point”.

outside bakery

This gorgeous old building in Bluff Point has one of the cities “Best Bakery’s” – Bluff Point Bakery.

inside bakery

Oh, you simply must try this bread and the smell is out of this world, “Yum” !

bike police

You’ll often see our local police on two wheels out and about the city.

big bridge side

Chattanooga has four downtown bridges, one for pedestrians and one for driving.


Chattanooga has many live music venues from Opera to Jazz & everything in between !

market street

Many of the city streets are lined with beautiful trees, in particular Market St. !


warehouse row 1

This is a shopping experience you wont soon forget, ” A must see” !

warehouse row 2

Treat yourself to a fun day of shopping, dining and great coffee at Warehouse Row !

warehouse row 3

My neighbors, “amazing Designers” are responsible for the upscale nature and development of this entire shopping district, worth the trip!

warehouse row 4

Where do you see Designer chairs like these, Warehouse Row ?!

Where to stay on your visit to CHA ?  There are many lovely B&B’s and nice hotels, one of which has been rated the #1 hotel in TN, Embassy Suites -http://embassysuites3.hilton.com/en/hotels/tennessee/embassy-suites-chattanooga-hamilton-place-CHAHMES/index.html



This quaint B&B is also in the heart of the Bluff Point district and walking distance to downtown a favorite of locals and out of town visitors !

more cool things

More fun things to do !

area 61

Area 61 coolest art gallery !

shooting star

Shooting star from Area 61 for an entertainment rm Design in Nashville.


Alleia, great food, atmosphere & valet !

The sculptures scattered throughout the city are one of the many reasons to come and see this fun place for yourselves !

the dress


” The Dress ” on the “South-side”

the fries

” The Fries “

the dog

This cute sculpture sits right at the end of the glass walkway and conveniently located right next to an ice cream shop !!

the horse

Hunter Museum at Bluff Point.

Last but not least, if you love history and beautiful historic homes, take a quick drive up to “Missionary Ridge”, and see the battle grounds of the civil war, with many beautiful statues, historical markers and homes, and the view, incredible !!

missionary ridge mansion 1

Missionary Ridge Mansion, Chattanooga, TN.

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Mansion on Missionary Ridge.

missionary ridge cannon

One of many civil war canons on Missionary Ridge !

lookout mountain view

The Hot Spots- 

hot spots 1 also check out “Rock City” one of the biggest attractions in TN. hot spots 3

We welcome you to Chattanooga, a fun place to be and see !!             Please send your favorite memories, I will love to hear all about them !!


My Best to you,

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Contact Dawn at (615) 339-9919 or info@dawndtottydesigns.com


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