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  • Brighten the cool season garden with Salvia officinalis’ uncommon beauty and culinary utility
  • Plant daffodil bulbs this fall and, in a few months, their cheerful blooms will signal warmer weather to come
  • We Charlestonians love our porches so much, we treat them like outdoor rooms. Knowing this, designer Heidi Walker selected some favorite patio furnishings for entertaining and relaxing solo. “... Read More
  • A local businesswoman and community volunteer turns a 1956 residence into the contemporary home of her dreams—without interrupting South Windermere’s quaint, cottagey vibe
  • This beloved shrub lives up to its botanical name—Osmanthus fragrans—offering dainty clusters of heady blooms
  • The master bedroom should feel like an oasis, safe from the hustle of everyday life. Area designer Margaret Donaldson says clients are allotting more square footage—or even an entire wing... Read More
  • After debating between two coasts, Lynne and Steve Hamontree settled on Sullivan’s Island and, with help from area designer Cortney Bishop, revamped a spec home to reflect their particular... Read More
  • Charleston-based designer Regina Garcia says a designated “drop zone” can make it happen. “Every home has a nook where this can work—maybe a back hallway or in the kitchen,... Read More
  • Thanks to a totally efficient design, an eco-minded family downsizes into the modern and sustainable home of their dreams without sacrificing an ounce of comfort
  • An airy, art-filled Sullivan’s home gives a young urban family a relaxing seaside escape with long coastal views
  • If you’ve roamed the streets around Colonial Lake, you’re sure to know the graceful antebellum home at 67 Rutledge Avenue, painted pink and boasting a broad front porch with Moorish... Read More
  • Charleston is a hotbed for handcrafted home goods. Meet some of the area’s most talented artisans and peek at their products, designed and fabricated right here in the Holy City
  • Plant coneflowers for eye-catching beds that attract birds, bees, and butterflies
  • When it comes to these showy bloomers, options abound. Pick the hydrangea variety that will thrive in your green space.
  • Create an edible container garden with a delicious trio of herbs
  • The renovation of her 1960s tri-level leads artist Sally Bennett, and her family, down a new path  
  • Reach new heights with vertical gardens—living “paintings” for patios, porches, or outdoor rooms  
  • Give plain clay pots botanical pizzazz with this easy cast-leaf project
  • A neglected lot gets a makeover, including a new home and private garden that blend seamlessly by design