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October 2018
In the fall of 1957, the College of Charleston was gearing up for what was then one of the school’s biggest social...

October 2018
For decades, the largest pecan farm in the world was at Boone Hall Plantation

September 2018
Finding wonder and welcome in Charleston’s hidden alleys

August 2018
Learn how to fend off the biggest plant pests—and when you should roll out the welcome mat

July 2018
With help from architect Christopher Rose and interior designer Melanie Turner, a pair of Atlanta-based attorneys craft...

June 2018
Create a container kids can play with, and lessons in sun, rain, and earth will come naturally

June 2018
Dolphin sightings in local waters are always magical, but these enchanting marine mammals face serious challenges. Get...

April 2018
Stumped over how to build artful landscaping into your outdoor spaces? Here, find three plant combos centered around...

April 2018
With help from Caribbean-influenced designer Allison Elebash, Kirk and Tara King turned an 1890s Sullivan’s Island...

March 2018
With luxuriously soft plumes, chenille plant stars in many settings

March 2018
On the tip of the peninsula, Molly and Ted Fienning’s haute home embraces their love of clean-lined modernity while...

February 2018
Charleston Wine + Food pays homage to the late Edna Lewis, sometimes called the “Julia Child of Southern cooking.”

January 2018
With help from stylist Nathalie Naylor, a local physician marries his love of modernism with his 19th-century French...

January 2018
They’re affixed to structures throughout the Historic District and beyond: circular plaques mingling English and Latin...

December 2017
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December 2017
Miniature artist Ken Hamilton makes a huge deal of tiny things

November 2017
A circa-1915 American foursquare in Hampton Park Terrace gets a new lease on life, plus perhaps another century or two...

November 2017
With an eye toward the future as much as the past, Historic Charleston Foundation’s outgoing CEO, Katharine “Kitty”...

July 2017
An unexpected offer prompts one busy family—two docs, two kids, and one pup (who runs the show)—to create an...

May 2017
Activism, art, and a flood of urgency inform and awaken the work of Mary Edna Fraser

May 2017
Charles Gaines’s mathematically based grids reject the idea that art must be a function of personal expression

April 2017
The trailblazing Tidewater Brick Co. makes rare goods while training underemployed locals to earn a living

February 2017
After a childhood abroad, Suzanne Pollak brings her global style and a penchant for blending classic and quirky pieces...

February 2017
As Edmund’s Oast Brewing Company sets to debut this spring, co-owner Scott Shor reflects on Charleston’s overflowing...

January 2017
One of the best things to do for your garden come winter? Study up! Research plants for problem spots, find tips for...

January 2017
Behind a stately colonial façade, an Old Village residence overflows with color, pattern, and texture

January 2017
Successfully running a 450-square-foot pizzeria in a city like Charleston may sound like a pie-in-the-sky endeavor, but...

January 2017
One woman’s attempt to balance a life well lived with, well, living

September 2016
A young family trades the bustle of Manhattan for a custom oceanfront oasis on the Isle of Palms