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architectural

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

November 2016
Web developer Rich Yessian’s home in the sky makes for a rare modern addition to downtown’s historic landscape

October 2016
The latest news in fashion and shopping around Charleston

October 2016
A decade after its first overhaul, a contemporary residence overlooking the Wappoo River gets an indoor-outdoor makeover

October 2016
Inside the new American College of the Building Arts

September 2016
A young family trades the bustle of Manhattan for a custom oceanfront oasis on the Isle of Palms

June 2015
Take your living room for a walk on the wild side with this Out of Africa-inspired look from Sarah-Hamlin Hastings of...

May 2016
Artist Jonathan Green brings a colorful dose of African cultural authenticity to the Spoleto stage

December 2015
French-chic never goes out of fashion—even for the home. Architect and interior designer Chris Rose draws inspiration...

October 2015
An interior designer updates her grandmother’s brick colonial in The Crescent to suit modern family life and, in the...

October 2015
This forbidding-looking structure at 21 Magazine Street holds a darker, more haunting side of Charleston history....

September 2015
A marquee mansion overlooking White Point Garden had been long neglected. Not any more. The Hammond family has rescued...

July 2015
Near the union of Hasell and Anson streets stands the St. Johannes Lutheran Church parsonage, a blush-colored dwelling...

July 2015

May 2015
In Wraggborough, an archetypical Charleston single is respectfully updated for modern living  

April 2015
The 13 adjoining houses making up what’s known as ”Rainbow Row” are today one of the city’s most photographed landmarks...

Workshop comes to King Street

March 2015
In time for this month’s Charleston Fashion Week,­ area design pro Amelia Handegan took cues from a chic kimono style...

March 2015
On Sullivan’s Island, a young family teams up with designer Cortney Bishop and architect and builder Oliver Dungo to...

A creative couple builds a new home inspired by Charleston’s historical cotton warehouses, with a little help from...

January 2015
40 Ideas to Better Yourself—and Your City—in 2015

January 2015
In the French Quarter, a preservation-minded couple restores two adjoined 19th-century townhomes into a graceful single...

December 2014
It’s that time of year when we tend to have guests flowing through our front doors­—so we asked Muffie Faith, owner of...

September 2014
A sneak peek at the new Gaillard Center’s stunning mural

August 2014
Thanks to a totally efficient design, an eco-minded family downsizes into the modern and sustainable home of their...

July 2014
Charleston is a hotbed for handcrafted home goods. Meet some of the area’s most talented artisans and peek at their...

July 2014
An airy, art-filled Sullivan’s home gives a young urban family a relaxing seaside escape with long coastal views

Our taste & tell guide to the latest F&B openings in Charleston

May 2014
May 22-24, 26, 28-30 & June 1-3, 5-6, 8, Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St., Days & times vary. $35-$105