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

April 2018
On April 28, the city celebrates Waterfront Park’s new name

March 2018
Classic silhouettes, lasting fabrics, and European-style tailoring characterize this designer’s L.A.-made women’s wear...

March 2018
With luxuriously soft plumes, chenille plant stars in many settings

January 2018
With a hot cookbook and hit podcast, plant-based foods champion, Jessica Murnane, has found a recipe for many-parts...

January 2018
They’re affixed to structures throughout the Historic District and beyond: circular plaques mingling English and Latin...

December 2017
What will you be giving your true loves this holiday season? We used the old English carol as inspiration for a variety...

November 2017
The New York City-based founder of RMS Beauty, headquartered here in Charleston, shares what she describes as her “less...

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

November 2017
Celebrating the famed writer’s arrival on Sullivan’s Island

October 2017

October 2017
In Mount Pleasant’s RiverTowne neighborhood, a Brazil-born builder and his design-driven wife relish life indoors and...

October 2017
Dream of hosting a spooky to-do that runs as smooth as spider’s silk? Join us in the heart of the Old Village, where...

September 2017
The latest news in fashion and shopping around Charleston

September 2017

September 2017
“Nazis Seize N.Y. Socialite”—73 years ago this month, newspaper headlines around the world trumpeted the fate of...

September 2017
Savannah has a familiar old-meets-new mix, but Charleston’s sister city 100 miles southward always feels like a true...

August 2017
708 King St. www.pancitoandlefty.com Open daily, 11:30 a.m. to midnight

July 2017
The latest news in fashion and shopping around Charleston

July 2017
Chatting with the interior designer behind hot properties like Mexican eatery Pancito & Lefty (co-owned by her...

June 2017
The latest news in fashion and shopping around Charleston

June 2017
Marsh grass, oyster beds, and pluff mud at every turn—just 70 miles down the coast in Beaufort

June 2017
Catching up with Mary Alice Monroe in advance of her latest novel’s debut 

June 2017
Confessions of a shark’s-teeth hunter

May 2017
Activism, art, and a flood of urgency inform and awaken the work of Mary Edna Fraser

May 2017
Bring on the magnolia blooms! This month, Magnolia grandiflora’s immense flowers open, filling the air with their...

April 2017
The high-climbing flame lily brings intense color to the garden

April 2017
Robert Marks kicked off a career in writing randy novels with 1971’s The Trembling of a Leaf