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Julia Lynn

September 2018

September 2018
Nearly 30 years after falling for the Lowcountry (and each other), Kristy and Rick Schultz make an unlikely dream home...

July 2018

July 2018
With help from a contractor, a busy sales professional turns a run-down midcentury house in Wagener Terrace into the...

June 2018

June 2018
On Isle of Palms, a Charlotte-based couple’s second home melds their love of Caribbean and Lowcountry architecture...

April 2018

May 2018
With help from architectural designer Hunter Kennedy, Charleston Artist Collective founder Allison Williamson and her...

April 2018

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

February 2018

February 2018
A 1960s brick ranch in West Ashley’s Old Charles Towne neighborhood gets a cool makeover with a mix of mid-century...

October 2017
A masculine study can be a sophisticated spot for work and play. To avoid the tired “men’s club” motif, design pro...

August 2017

August 2017
Arriving from Sweden with all of their furnishings in tow, a Volvo senior buyer and his family settle in for their...

July 2017

July 2017
Erin and Creighton Barrett turn a dated ’70s ranch in West Ashley into a hip, happy headquarters for work and family...

July 2017

July 2017
An unexpected offer prompts one busy family—two docs, two kids, and one pup (who runs the show)—to create an...

May 2017
Local gallery owner Ann Long Merck’s meticulously preserved and classically appointed pre-Revolutionary residence is a...

January 2017

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

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

Situated on a tree-lined block of Wentworth Street in the heart of Harleston Village, the James Sanders House...

May 2016
The owners of High Wire Distilling Co. imbue a 19th-century single house with soulful folk art  

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...

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