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November 2018

November 2018
When Philip Simmons (1912-2009) began to study the craft of ironwork as a 13-year-old apprentice to Holy City...

September 2018
Silversmith Kaminer Haislip’s elegant-but-practical works are on display in a new City Gallery exhibit

August 2018

July 2018
With help from architect Christopher Rose and interior designer Melanie Turner, a pair of Atlanta-based attorneys craft...

May 2018
Meet Cathryn Davis Zommer, the force behind Enough Pie, which this month hosts its annual arts extravaganza, AWAKENING

April 2018
With help from Caribbean-influenced designer Allison Elebash, Kirk and Tara King turned an 1890s Sullivan’s Island...

March 2018
Meet the restaurateur-designer duo behind Basic Kitchen and learn how they live by the café’s motto, “cleaner fuel,...

February 2018
The designer behind Hart—known for vibrant tassel earrings, as well as embroidered jackets and gold pendant necklaces—...

January 2018
With help from stylist Nathalie Naylor, a local physician marries his love of modernism with his 19th-century French...

May 2017
The latest news in fashion and shopping around Charleston

January 2017
Behind a stately colonial façade, an Old Village residence overflows with color, pattern, and texture

November 2016
Dedicated members of a church youth group create a thriving community hub, the Romney Urban Garden 

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

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

August 2016
Tina Hirsig creates space for her own artistic practice despite a hectic schedule as wife, mom, and teacher

July 2016
Take refuge from those summer scorchers inside downtown’s newest—and coolest—fitness studios

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

May 2015
In Wraggborough, an archetypical Charleston single is respectfully updated for modern living  

March 2015
The Charleston Book Union creatively champions the paper arts

December 2014
Charleston’s oldest craft-beer producer steps up its game

October 2014
A local businesswoman and community volunteer turns a 1956 residence into the contemporary home of her dreams—without...

August 2014
Fashion’s getting groovy again this fall. Marc Jacobs took a minimalist approach that we translated with flared pants,...

July 2014
The Charleston Fine Art Dealers’ Association puts paint on school palettes 

May 2014
William Halsey, Jasper Johns, and Shepard Fairey: three South Carolina artists from three generations, whose insistence...

March 2014
Coastal Community Foundation celebrates 40 years of helping individuals and nonprofits better the Lowcountry

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

December 2012
Concrete, wood, glass, and steel headline one family’s sunny vacation home on the marsh