The City Magazine Since 1975

July 2014

An airy, art-filled Sullivan’s home gives a young urban family a relaxing seaside escape with long coastal views
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
Heading to the Edge of America? Here’s our picks on where to eat and drink this summer
Plant coneflowers for eye-catching beds that attract birds, bees, and butterflies
Bette Mueller-Roemer puts decades of ceramics study to work in her vibrant raku pottery
Re+Find’s Ron Rader brings new life to old building elements
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 arches framed in latticework.
A Charleston native bemoans (and ultimately embraces) the Holy City’s summer swelter
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Meet Richard Easterby, the enthusiast behind West Ashley’s new beer boutique
Chef Nico Romo hosts a Bastille Day celebration inspired by those of his native France
McCrady’s pastry chef Sean Ehland shares three sweet uses for blackberries
Come mid-summer, area gardeners have fresh herbs to spare. Put some of these fragrant, flavorful leaves to work by folding them into herbed butter. John Ondo, chef and co-owner of Lana Restaurant & Bar, uses a dollop of the stuff to finish grilled steaks.
As wine director and co-owner of two hip vino spots—Lower King’s Bin 152 and Elliotborough’s Chez Nous—Patrick Panella knows good wine. Here, he shares his favorite refreshing rosés
A dress with a bold pattern, fitted bodice, and flattering circle skirt: that’s what Alberta Ferretti’s runway ensemble had us hunting for. it looks effortless with neutral accessories and orange flats
Don brilliant hues—without having a frightening ’80s flashback
The fledgling sport of flyboarding headlines Hydrofly Watersports’ adventurous offerings
A Charlestonian’s debut novel
Andy McCarthy, ruler of King of Pops’ Charleston empire, fills us in on his cool job
Lend Habitat a hand with new local soaps  
The Charleston Fine Art Dealers’ Association puts paint on school palettes 
Our taste & tell guide to the latest F&B openings in Charleston