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The Charleston Home

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

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

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

November 2016
Web developer Rich Yessian’s home in the sky makes for a rare modern addition to downtown’s historic landscape

October 2016
A decade after its first overhaul, a contemporary residence overlooking the Wappoo River gets an indoor-outdoor makeover

September 2016
A young family trades the bustle of Manhattan for a custom oceanfront oasis on the Isle of Palms

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...

July 2016
New York City transplants meticulously restore a B&B called “Belvedere” back into a home

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

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  

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

December 2015
On James Island, Mike Lata and family savor the simple life in an 18th-century farmhouse rehabbed to include—of course...

October 2015
An interior designer updates her grandmother’s brick colonial in The Crescent to suit modern family life and, in the...

September 2015
A marquee mansion overlooking White Point Garden had been long neglected. Not any more. The Hammond family has rescued...

An artistic family breathes new life into one of the oldest homes in Mount Pleasant

June 2015
In Hampton Park Terrace, designer Lauren Sanchez rehabs her American Foursquare into the perfect hub for both family...

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

April 2015
With help from architect Bill Huey and interior designer Ginger Brewton, a Mount Pleasant family builds an elegant,...

March 2015
On Sullivan’s Island, a young family teams up with designer Cortney Bishop and architect and builder Oliver Dungo to...

A creative couple builds a new home inspired by Charleston’s historical cotton warehouses, with a little help from...

January 2015
In the French Quarter, a preservation-minded couple restores two adjoined 19th-century townhomes into a graceful single...

A young creative couple infuses their Charleston single house with a stripped-down contemporary aesthetic that...

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

September 2014
After debating between two coasts, Lynne and Steve Hamontree settled on Sullivan’s Island and, with help from area...