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November 2019
A streamlined renovation in Mount Pleasant’s The Boatyard neighborhood

October 2019
An idyllic deepwater lot lures one Chicago couple for year-round Lowcountry living

July 2019
Addressing It With Dialogue and Design - How city planners and preservationists are rethinking, and redesigning,...

July 2019
Forget the beach: One Daniel Island family—and their steady stream of visitors—soaks up summer fun at home along the...

July 2019
Terry Jenkins’s plasterwork is a lesson in preservation

April 2019
Journey through time with a photographic tour of Charleston’s centuries-old parish churches and chapels-of-ease

April 2019
Kiawah River, the resort-style neighborhood on John’s Island, gives its farm stands a chic twist

March 2019
Nicholas Ashley-Cooper, the 12th Earl of Shaftesbury, speaks on restoring his family estate 

January 2019
Since 1687, the French Protestants known as Huguenots and their descendants have worshipped at the corner of Church and...

December 2018
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November 2018
Inside a monumental discovery at the Nathaniel Russell House

November 2018
While Juliana Falk made her house a home, it made her “The Accidental Preservationist”

September 2018
The indoctrination of a Lowcountry voluptuary

September 2018
Finding wonder and welcome in Charleston’s hidden alleys

September 2018
William Bates teaches classical architecture to today’s craftsmen 

July 2018
With help from architect Christopher Rose and interior designer Melanie Turner, a pair of Atlanta-based attorneys craft...

July 2018
A 12-year-old partnership between two cultures is transforming one African village 

July 2018
Alex Waggoner paints Charleston’s forgotten spaces in hues that force you to pay attention

June 2018
On Isle of Palms, a Charlotte-based couple’s second home melds their love of Caribbean and Lowcountry architecture...

April 2018
With evergreen curiosity and a deep-seeded love of plants, Patti McGee cultivates the quintessential Southern garden—a...

March 2018
On the tip of the peninsula, Molly and Ted Fienning’s haute home embraces their love of clean-lined modernity while...

February 2018
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January 2018
With help from stylist Nathalie Naylor, a local physician marries his love of modernism with his 19th-century French...

December 2017
Grow a more intimate green space with podocarpus walls

November 2017
It was anchors aweigh on November 18, 1936, as President Franklin D. Roosevelt waved good-bye to the crowd gathered on...

November 2017
With an eye toward the future as much as the past, Historic Charleston Foundation’s outgoing CEO, Katharine “Kitty”...

November 2017
Charleston’s craft breweries are more than just beer production sites—they’re hangout destinations. We sampled the suds...

November 2017
Meet a pair of philanthropists making a big impact in their adopted home city

October 2017

October 2017
A two-wheeled, well-hydrated roll through fall’s crisp splendor, or—in other words—leaf-peeping turns into leaf-...