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Romance

April 2018
With evergreen curiosity and a deep-seeded love of plants, Patti McGee cultivates the quintessential Southern garden—a...

February 2018
During World War II, many a young person found love in an unlikely place: the Joseph Manigault House.

November 2017
19 Broad St. (843) 789-4509 Mon-Sat., 4-10 p.m.

June 2017
Catching up with Mary Alice Monroe in advance of her latest novel’s debut 

March 2017
The latest news in fashion and shopping around Charleston

December 2016
334 Meeting St. (843) 872-9065 www.thedewberrycharleston.com

November 2016
A new album, a new baby, and a new take on some old-as-the-hillbillies rock ’n’ roll truths keep Charleston’s favorite...

November 2016
Andra Watkins’s latest novel fuses historical fiction with time travel for a riveting story

July 2016
Melissa Lenox, an interior designer and longtime California girl, brings a dose of West Coast style to her new home on...

Slow Runner releases an inspired new album

July 2015
Wanna get away this summer? Whether you’re trekking to foreign turf or suiting up for a staycation, these recent...

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

January 2015
It may be a simple dish of rice and peas, but no right-minded Charleston resident goes through January 1st without a...

June 2014
A great read can turn any summer day into an escape—whether you’re jetting off to exotic locales or just packing your...

April 2014
298 King St., (843) 501-7500, leyla-charleston.com

November 2012
YALLFest engages young adult readers on November 10

September 2012
Lisa Annelouise Rentz releases a stirring novella

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

March 2012
The founder and designer of women’s contemporary brand TROUBADOUR shares her take on fashion, flying lessons, and the...

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

February 2011
Ashley Swider of yesUmay Cookies shares a decadent Valentine’s Day bite

December 2010
Tucking into briny Bowens Island Restaurant

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

June 2010
Local college English professors revisit their favorite books published in the last 10 years.

February 2010
Read the romantic sagas of three legendary local couples— the Dawsons, the Heywards, and the Warings— whose shared...

December 2009
Champagne cocktails have put the sparkle in local celebrations for centuries

November 2009
Expats Gee and Nico van Vliet retreat to their dream home

September 2009
Mikhail Smolkin creates precious jewelry in old-world style

August 2009
Harry Potter has left Hogwarts, so what book series should young readers turn to next?

July 2009
When the temperatures rise, this lifelong tomboy turns up her feminine style.