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Sweetgrass

November 2018
Dress the Thanksgiving table with an easy-peasy arrangement of potted plants

November 2018
Horsecreek Honey Farms bucks the hive-mind approach with its entirely raw honey 

April 2018
Stumped over how to build artful landscaping into your outdoor spaces? Here, find three plant combos centered around...

February 2018
New retailers, naturally inspired bow ties, and a Galentine’s staycation

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

December 2017
Miniature artist Ken Hamilton makes a huge deal of tiny things

October 2017
Free Verse Festival hails poetry all month long

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

June 2016
School’s out, but that doesn’t mean you can’t develop new hobbies, take your skills to the next level, or get involved...

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

January 2016
Tracy and Bob Doran infuse “community” back into community development—and have this thing for oysters

December 2016

October 2015
Mark the seasons with ornamental grasses in a spectrum of shades

September 2015
How do you define “luxury”? Perhaps it’s an occasional indulgence, or a unique experience, or even something...

August 2015
Travel back to the Summer of 1975 as six local writers reflect on what life was like from Charleston to East Cooper to...

August 2015
To commemorate Charleston’s 40th anniversary, we honor 40 influential people and groups whose vision, passion, focus,...

May 2015
The Preservation Society of Charleston launches an exclusive line of goods by favorite local makers

January 2015
40 Ideas to Better Yourself—and Your City—in 2015

October 2014
Today’s Holy City offers resources galore for those raising their own food and even keeping their own bees: places to...

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

October 2014
Move over, oysters—sweetgrass mussels are growing wild in the ACE Basin, and St. Jude Farms is bringing them to a menu...

December 2013
The small but mighty Charitable Society of Charleston draws thousands to hit the streets for the fundraising Reindeer...

June 2013
30 fun, cultural, educational, and downright quirky destinations for sunny-day adventures  

January 2013
Things Every Local Must Experience Whether your bloodline dates back generations or you just moved to town, check out...

January 2013
With a monumental kudo bestowed upon our fair city, one local writer puts Charleston to the test, offering side-by-side...

June 2012
Local nonprofit Sweetgrass Garden provides fresh produce to food banks across the Lowcountry

June 2012
A harvesting program helps basket makers combat the diminishing supply of native grasses.