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Architecture

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

April 2017
From their downtown single house and courtyard garden, Monica and Ken Seeger adopt an inclusive entertaining policy

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
One woman’s attempt to balance a life well lived with, well, living

December 2016
For Melissa Lenox, dressing a home for the season doesn’t involve Technicolored tchotchkes, baubles, or blinking lights...

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

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

September 2016
Millford Plantation celebrates its 175th anniversary with a string of special events 

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

September 2016
Rarely viewed and never-before-seen works by Alice Ravenel Huger Smith, aka “Cousin Alice,” will be reunited at...

August 2016
Projekt CHARME fosters connections between Charleston and the German town of Haldensleben

With help from designer Cortney Bishop, a pair of Chicago transplants bring low-maintenance sophistication to a South...

July 2016
Shannon Brown Wood’s serene paintings reflect the Lowcountry landscapes she’s known all her life

July 2016
Melissa Lenox, an interior designer and longtime California girl, brings a dose of West Coast style to her new home on...

June 2016
Enough Pie’s VAT SHACK launches June 4, inviting the community to get hands-on with the historic art of indigo-dyeing

May 2016
The owners of High Wire Distilling Co. imbue a 19th-century single house with soulful folk art  

April 2016
A far-reaching Farm-to-School Initiative based at College of Charleston helps kids nourish their minds and bodies alike

April 2016
The Holy City still uses the 17th-century term “piazza”—which comes from the Italian word meaning “open space”—instead...

April 2016
A Copenhagen native brings Danish charm to a 19th-century manse and its courtyard garden

A Mount Pleasant family moves to the Caribbean and back again—and, in the process, refines their approach to outdoor...

March 2016
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January 2016
Fenwick Hall Plantation

January 2016
On Daniel Island, Kelly and David Lyle mark a new chapter in their lives with a stunning custom abode  

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

November 2015
A small company gives back in a big way—$2.4 million big

October 2015
As cooler temperatures descend upon the Lowcountry, folks fling back doors open once more to enjoy alfresco living....

August 2015
To commemorate Charleston’s 40th anniversary, we honor 40 influential people and groups whose vision, passion, focus,...

August 2015
As the co-owner of Blue Bicycle Books with her husband, Jonathan, designer Lauren Sanchez knows the right styling can...

August 2015
Tranquil beauty reigns in local David Rawle’s labor of love, the new Theodora Park in Ansonborough