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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

July 2015
This couple de cuisine has poured themselves into their wine and cheese bar, Bin 152, and popular restaurant, Chez Nous...

July 2015
Preservation Society executive director Kristopher King seeks to dovetail the past with progress in his favorite city

June 2015
In Hampton Park Terrace, designer Lauren Sanchez rehabs her American Foursquare into the perfect hub for both family...

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...

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...

January 2015
Whitney Powers crowd-sources ideas with website If You Were Mayor