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

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

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

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

March 2018
Classic silhouettes, lasting fabrics, and European-style tailoring characterize this designer’s L.A.-made women’s wear...

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

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

November 2017
A circa-1915 American foursquare in Hampton Park Terrace gets a new lease on life, plus perhaps another century or two...

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...

July 2017
The Charleston native pulls out all the stops for business events as well as when entertaining at home

April 2017
The latest news in fashion and shopping around Charleston

February 2017
After a childhood abroad, Suzanne Pollak brings her global style and a penchant for blending classic and quirky pieces...

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

October 2016
Dead 27s debuts an impressive full-length album

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

August 2014
Thanks to a totally efficient design, an eco-minded family downsizes into the modern and sustainable home of their...