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October 2018

October 2018
The Thomae family happened upon their ideal digs—fresh, modern, and complete with an outdoor oasis—in Mount Pleasant

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
F&B recruiter and Louie’s Kids founder Louis Yuhasz looks to Costa Rica for the inspiration behind an easy...

September 2018
After winding down the work day, the owners of goat.sheep.cow. don their hostess hats, throwing a lively dinner party...

September 2018
For 188 years, a religious community of “pioneering women” has been inciting positive change in Charleston

September 2018
William Bates teaches classical architecture to today’s craftsmen 

September 2018
Despite the danger and boatloads of trouble that storms have unleashed upon the Holy City in the past, locals try not...

August 2018
Meet the passionate owner of Bitty & Beau’s, a coffee shop with locations in Charleston and Wilmington run by...

July 2018
*/ Ring in Independence Day with these area events

July 2018
With beach season in full swing, quench your thirst—and add more produce to your diet—with these fresh juices

July 2018
Lend an ear to WNC's rich musical traditions

July 2018
Feast your eyes on the spectrum of WNC's art scene

July 2018
Get to know the region through its foodways, artisanal producers, farms, fests, and more

July 2018
From running his Edisto Island farm to overseeing his breakfast-food restaurant, Millers All Day, the man behind...

July 2018
High Wire Distilling Company owners Scott Blackwell and Ann Marshall prepare a summer feast of grilled fish, tomato pie...

July 2018
Alex Waggoner paints Charleston’s forgotten spaces in hues that force you to pay attention

July 2018
The ”Great Shake” of August 31, 1886, was one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded on the East Coast. Its epicenter...

July 2018
A Holy City choir heads for coveted residencies across the pond

June 2018
The cofounder and CEO of Brackish—maker of feather bow ties and naturally inspired accessories—is a T-shirt snob with a...

June 2018
Some 85 years ago, downtown residents could take a dip much closer to home

June 2018
Before soft drinks and seltzer water were omnipresent in supermarkets, Lewis Y. Chupein II’s 19th-century soda fountain...

June 2018
As The Footlight Players’ new executive director, Brian Porter has a modern plan for Charleston’s oldest theater...

May 2018
Talking motherhood, wardrobe splurges, and “the neighbor’s dog Elvis” with the Southern Charm cast member behind one of...

May 2018
With help from architectural designer Hunter Kennedy, Charleston Artist Collective founder Allison Williamson and her...

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

April 2018
Human Resources’ Champagne will leave you buzzed

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