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Magnolia

December 2018
The fashionable founder of Gregory Blake Sams Events talks at-home entertaining, good grooming, and holiday gift lists

November 2018

October 2018
Throughout history, locals have laid their dead to rest with love, respect, and—at times—unparalleled Charleston style...

September 2018
Silversmith Kaminer Haislip’s elegant-but-practical works are on display in a new City Gallery exhibit

September 2018

July 2018
The designer who founded Suite 33 textiles, inspired by the Lowcountry and made in the Carolinas, announces two new...

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

April 2018
Since azaleas were introduced to Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, their springtime explosion has given way to boundless...

April 2018
Here’s where to carb-load before the Bridge Run—or whenever you have a craving

November 2017

July 2017
The image was taken by Morton Brailsford Paine, a local photographer during the ’30s and ’40s, and the young girl...

June 2017
Summer Guide 2017

May 2017
Mother’s Day gifts by Charleston-based makers 

May 2017
Bring on the magnolia blooms! This month, Magnolia grandiflora’s immense flowers open, filling the air with their...

February 2017

February 2017
A skilled barista can brew a boldly delicious black or create the perfect cocktail of coffee and complements, complete...

February 2017
Every few years, we survey Charleston’s culinary scene, asking area gourmands, food writers, and other F...

December 2016
Every December, one jolly soul caps her South of Broad cupola with a super-sized Santa hat 

November 2016
What’s happening this month?

August 2016
John Zucker shares three fruit-forward dishes

August 2016
On the night of February 17, 1864, the Confederate submarine H. L. Hunley slipped out of Breach Inlet and headed for...

April 2016
This month, load up on inspiration, information, and plenty of plants at events around town

April 2016
Jenny and Michael Messner nurture a bold, green future for Charleston, from the Low Line to Laurel Island, wherever...

December 2015
Dig into a veritable Lowcountry feast, from centuries-old receipts such as shrimp pie and cream oysters to 20th-century...

December 2016

April 2015
Charleston Wholesale Florist is bringing more blooms—and business—to town

February 2015
In February, this cold-hardy evergreen shrub or tree fills gardens of the Lowcountry with a welcome blaze of color,...

January 2015
40 Ideas to Better Yourself—and Your City—in 2015

December 2014