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June 2014


One longtime wave-rider’s search for wilderness surf experiences along the uninhabited shoals, sandbars, and islands from Cape Romain and Bulls Bay south to Bird Key, Botany Bay, and beyond

Eat + Drink

Not much is better than a juicy tomato plucked straight from the vine—especially if it’s an old-school heirloom variety.

The Review

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Quick Bite

Meet the Park Circle couple behind Sawdust Wood Co.


Quick Bite

Frank McMahon of Hank’s and Brasserie Gigi shares three dishes starring local shellfish

Quick Bite

Martha Lou Gadsden’s Morrison Drive restaurant—and the fried chicken she serves there—attracts accolades from national publications such as The New York Times and raves from local food-and-bev royals (Matt Lee, Sean Brock).

Local Seen

Top concierge Kevin McQuade makes it his mission to show visitors the essence of Charleston

Reading List

A great read can turn any summer day into an escape—whether you’re jetting off to exotic locales or just packing your beach bag for an area island. Here, six new—or soon-to-be released—novels with local connections.

Biz - Sci - Tech

Did you know half of the Babiators sunglasses team lives here in the Holy City?

So Charleston
Arts Profile

Talking hip-hop with dancer, instructor, and choreographer Naquan Villega


Folks from the world over become U.S. citizens this month at Middleton Place

Giving Back Profiles

A 10-year-old sells lemonade to raise funds for pediatric cancer

Southern View

While navigating his toddler son’s “why” phase and failing to negotiate time for anything else, one local dad mulls over his parental incompetencies

Gardening 101

When it comes to these showy bloomers, options abound. Pick the hydrangea variety that will thrive in your green space.

Style File
Style File

You could breeze around all summer in an airy, multi- colored maxi skirt, whether you bring it down to earth with a cotton tank like we did or pair it with a spicy crop top

Style File

Take your look from the beach to the street in style

Local Music

Amber Joyner releases a soulful EP


Dapper local neckwear, plus a few blasts from the past