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July 2016
Operation Home does more than repair houses; it impacts the lives of Lowcountry residents in need, one project at a time

A Mount Pleasant family moves to the Caribbean and back again—and, in the process, refines their approach to outdoor...

April 2015
With help from architect Bill Huey and interior designer Ginger Brewton, a Mount Pleasant family builds an elegant,...

March 2015
On Sullivan’s Island, a young family teams up with designer Cortney Bishop and architect and builder Oliver Dungo to...

A creative couple builds a new home inspired by Charleston’s historical cotton warehouses, with a little help from...

October 2014
A local businesswoman and community volunteer turns a 1956 residence into the contemporary home of her dreams—without...

August 2014
Thanks to a totally efficient design, an eco-minded family downsizes into the modern and sustainable home of their...

July 2014
An airy, art-filled Sullivan’s home gives a young urban family a relaxing seaside escape with long coastal views

July 2013
How to transform a late-1700s cotton warehouse-turned 1950s residence into a home perfectly suited to Holy City living...

May 2013
For art connoisseurs and longtime collectors Michelle Van Parys and Mark Sloan, true style sets in through time and...

April 2013
Leila and Buff Ross transform his childhood home on Sullivan's into an artful melding of past and present  

March 2013
Benefitting the Charleston Symphony Orchestra  

December 2012
Concrete, wood, glass, and steel headline one family’s sunny vacation home on the marsh

September 2012
Architect Chris Rose finds a happy medium between contemporary cool and down-to-earth inviting

August 2012
A homeowner-led dream team blows the doors off our coastal vernacular architecture with a mellow merging of Pacific...

November 2011
Interior designer Cortney Bishop turns her love-at-first-sight “impulse buy” into inspired family digs filled with bold...

August 2011
For one downtown family, a smart update of their 1980s brick dwelling is all in the details

July 2011
A lively James Island clan face-lifts their traditional two-story digs with creativity and color

March 2011
A modern home on Kiawah draws inspiration from elemental materials

January 2011
The Peters make a storied home on Meeting Street’s “Mansion Row” their own

December 2010
Form meets function in an historic tenement on Church outfitted for everyday living

October 2010
How one family swapped downtown’s bustle for the mellow island life

September 2010
A downtown couple draws inspiration from the Caribbean for their Breach Inlet beach house

Light Fantastic: One couple’s luminous summer retreat

March 2010
Edisto Island’s historic plantation returns to grace, thanks to its faithful owners and scores of dedicated craftsmen

March 2008
An abandoned Edisto schoolhouse gets a family-style facelift, transforming old-school academia into a rest-worthy...

December 2008
A young family falls for an 1871 Old Village single house and transforms its disjointed quirks into divine living spaces

October 2008
A young family breathes new life into a 1926 Craftsman dwelling, with smart design ideas and a handsome blend of...