The City Magazine Since 1975

August 2012

A homeowner-led dream team blows the doors off our coastal vernacular architecture with a mellow merging of Pacific ideals on Isle of Palms
Neighbors partner up to rehab small, historically significant houses
Garage Cuban Band keeps crowds grooving
Cooper the Labradoodle serves as our local Ronald McDonald House's "director of smiles"
Bill Long sculpts salvaged Lowcountry wood into organic modern furnishings
Replicating Holy City style was all the rage in the '30s and '40s
A novice climber reawakens her "Spidey self" for an urban bouldering adventure
Fun finds refreshing for your home and wardrobe
Amp up your color, texture, and comfort levels with these plush picks
Shape Shift: Update your interiors with the geometric trends
Ten apartments later, one local finds her place on the peninsula
A Georgetown family dishes up an award-winning Creole recipe with Carolina flavor
Maria Baldwin mixes up a sustainable late summer salad
Proof Bar's Craig Nelson puts a sweet twist on the traditional gimlet
Architect David Thompson shares his blueprint for Charleston's booming culinary scene
Indulge in summer's slimmest sweet treat at five tasty locales