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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
What's happening this month

October 2016
Rembering Henry and Blanche Holloway, the hermits of Goat Island 

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

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

September 2016
Chamber Music Charleston’s Sandra Nikolajevs marks the nonprofit’s 10th anniversary with a trip to Carnegie Hall

September 2016
“Apple-only” accessory maker Twelve South amps up its focus on goods for the hip home

August 2016
How Shem Creek fares in Mount Pleasant’s current population and development boom is a microcosm of growing pains...

August 2016
Edendriver, created by late boat designer Seph Limehouse, makes its debut

July 2016
Get the ultimate insider’s view of Charleston’s finest addresses and most historic properties

July 2016
Operation Home does more than repair houses; it impacts the lives of Lowcountry residents in need, one project at a time

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

April 2016
This month, load up on inspiration, information, and plenty of plants at events around town

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

February 2016
Activist and educator DR. MILLICENT BROWN was a “first child” to integrate Charleston public schools in 1963 and today...

February 2016
In Wagener Terrace, a family transforms a ho-hum stucco box into a cheery mid-century-modern stunner  

January 2016
Fenwick Hall Plantation

January 2016
Writer Stratton Lawrence and his photographer wife, Hunter McRae, find an ideal winter escape on Elbow Cay, a Bahamian...