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March 2018
The Garden Club of Charleston has tended historical gardens and hosted tours for nearly a century

February 2018
A 1960s brick ranch in West Ashley’s Old Charles Towne neighborhood gets a cool makeover with a mix of mid-century...

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

January 2018
Samuel F. B. Morse (yes, that Morse) was once Charleston’s most fashionable portraitist

November 2017
A circa-1915 American foursquare in Hampton Park Terrace gets a new lease on life, plus perhaps another century or two...

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
Pounce Cat Café + Wine Bar’s success shows in the stats: it’s found homes for some 500 felines in just 11 months

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

October 2017

September 2017
The Green Book of South Carolina illuminates heritage sites and cultural attractions in all 46 counties

September 2017
Seeking a new spot to sip a glass? These peninsula wine shops and bars are less than a year old, and they’re eager to...

September 2017
The jovial Frenchman behind the much-missed La Fourchette recently opened Goulette, an authentic, laid-back bistro for...

September 2017
The Lowcountry Blessing Box Project takes off

September 2017
A perch for pondering life lessons and time well spent 

August 2017
What’s the best way to feather a first nest? Jennifer Mathis of Blue Bowl Interiors offers her pro advice: Stick to a...

May 2017
Local gallery owner Ann Long Merck’s meticulously preserved and classically appointed pre-Revolutionary residence is a...

May 2017
In the 1700s, locals flocked to alfresco concerts in The Orange Garden

April 2017
Meet the local company elevating the short-term rental experience

April 2017
Green Roof Outfitters puts plants to work in high places

March 2017
Following a celebrity-infused F...

March 2017
Historic Charleston Foundation’s Festival of Houses & Gardens celebrates its 70th season

February 2017
After a flurry of dining out during Charleston Wine + Food, many of us will be ready for a home-cooked meal. To that...

February 2017
After a childhood abroad, Suzanne Pollak brings her global style and a penchant for blending classic and quirky pieces...

January 2017
Behind a stately colonial façade, an Old Village residence overflows with color, pattern, and texture

January 2017
On January 1, 1882, Mayor William A. Courtenay created the Charleston Fire Department

December 2016
Local biz Grey Ghost Bakery is known for cookies in flavors like almond toffee, lemon sugar, and molasses spice that...

Wilma Maiers is ready to decorate her walking cane and don her Christmas tree hat to make the Holy City holidays all...

November 2016
In our lush climate, it’s possible to spend time outdoors almost every day of the year. Why not take full advantage...

October 2016
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