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Home & Garden

November 2018

October 2018
The Thomae family happened upon their ideal digs—fresh, modern, and complete with an outdoor oasis—in Mount Pleasant

October 2018
West Ashley’s Roots and Shoots nursery is a hidden haven of native plants

September 2018

May 2018
Southern Bloom Press makes modern pressed flower art

July 2017
Kokedama re-imagines the potted plant, wrapping it in a fresh package and elevating it to new heights

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

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

April 2016
Container gardens aren’t just for pretty blooms—you can put them to work for your taste buds, too! Garden editor Joan...

January 2015

October 2014

September 2014

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
If you’ve roamed the streets around Colonial Lake, you’re sure to know the graceful antebellum home at 67 Rutledge...

July 2014

April 2014
Have limited space in your yard? Tired of the same old terra cotta pots? Garden editor Joan McDonald teaches us how to...

April 2014
Recycle unwanted silver-plate pieces or garage-sale finds into interesting and elegant containers

April 2014
Give plain clay pots botanical pizzazz with this easy cast-leaf project

April 2014
Reach new heights with vertical gardens—living “paintings” for patios, porches, or outdoor rooms  

March 2014

July 2013
How to transform a late-1700s cotton warehouse-turned 1950s residence into a home perfectly suited to Holy City living...

April 2013
As garden enthusiasts gear up for Charleston Horticultural Society’s Plantasia festival (April 12...

Pro green thumbs Casey and Robert O’Dell carve out a bustling backyard oasis fit for family and creatures alike