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Bridget Venatta

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

March 2018
On the tip of the peninsula, Molly and Ted Fienning’s haute home embraces their love of clean-lined modernity while...

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...

November 2017
Meet a pair of philanthropists making a big impact in their adopted home city

October 2017
In Mount Pleasant’s RiverTowne neighborhood, a Brazil-born builder and his design-driven wife relish life indoors and...

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...

April 2017
From their downtown single house and courtyard garden, Monica and Ken Seeger adopt an inclusive entertaining policy

April 2017
Get the scoop on Slow Food Charleston, serving up its Snail Awards on April 13

February 2017
After a flurry of dining out during Charleston Wine + Food, many of us will be ready for a home-cooked meal. To that...

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

January 2017
CreativeMornings events awaken area audiences

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

September 2016
Millford Plantation celebrates its 175th anniversary with a string of special events 

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

September 2016
Chamber Music Charleston’s Sandra Nikolajevs marks the nonprofit’s 10th anniversary with a trip to Carnegie Hall

September 2016
“Apple-only” accessory maker Twelve South amps up its focus on goods for the hip home

August 2016
Projekt CHARME fosters connections between Charleston and the German town of Haldensleben

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

July 2016
Robert Thomas is on a mission to bring the ancient art of blacksmithing into the 21st century. Just don’t ask him if he...

July 2016
Tapping into the design-minded consumer’s shift toward fewer, higher-quality things, The Commons finds success with its...

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