The City Magazine Since 1975

MAY 2019

Meet the genius, ambassador, advocate, and Lowcountry legend whose many titles and accolades reflect more than half a century dedicated to elevating the art of sweetgrass basketmaking

Rising star sommeliers Miles White and Femi Oyediran of Graft prepare Nigerian and Indian-inspired dishes for the women who raised them

The exuberant violinist celebrates his 10th season as director of Spoleto’s chamber music series in Charleston—his home away from home for three weeks each year

On May 30, 156 of the best golfers in the world will compete for the coveted title at the Country Club of Charleston

Read why craftspeople, makers, and the curious alike are heading to Citadel Mall

How her interactive paper gardens will investigate the concept of utopia

Meet Joel Watson, 23 years-old and ready for the spotlight

Carolyn Kostopoulos has been supervising the art festival’s wardrobes for 37 years

With a lane designated just for them, the city’s early cyclists rode across the Ashley more than a century ago

Michele Seekings' Spire Art Services helps collectors care for their priceless works

Avenues of oaks and their deep-rooted history in Charleston

Magnolia Plantation & Gardens will bloom in DC this summer


Spring handbags are all about natural fibers. Find many styles in this month's Scouting Report.

Polka dots add a pop of fun to any ensemble. We'll be sporting them on second Sunday strolls down King Street or with some funky heels for Spoleto shows this season.

Charleston style blogger Megan Stokes shares her favorite fashions, products, and kids clothes with her nearly 60,000 Instagram followers. Steal her look with these pro tips

Plant a lush grouping that requires little effort and offers plenty of drama

What's happening this month

With impeccable service, the iconic restaurant makes a case for why the old school gets it right

The latest food-and-bev openings around Charleston

Chatting with Sap-Lai's Tee Somsnith

Indulge in afternoon tea at Camellias at The Bennett

This slightly effervescent Basque wine is your new summer favorite

Get an insider taste of the Holy City

How the Jenkins Orphanage launched many musical careers

Add these works of art to your collection