ISLAND OASIS

When a Virginia couple decided to build a gathering place for their children and grandchildren, they envisioned a modern, rustic home where everyone could be together for holidays and vacations. Nestled into a tree-lined parcel just a block from the beach in Vanderhorst Plantation on Kiawah Island, this home has five bedrooms, six baths, two […]

A FAMILY AFFAIR

In the roughly 10 years since opening up as a high-end Downtown Charleston bar that specializes in craft cocktails like The Hemingway for washing down caviar and oysters, the Victor Social Club recently reemerged as Victor’s Seafood & Steak with a full-service dining concept. And why have a one-hit dining room when you can have […]

CONTEMPORARY COASTAL STYLE

When architecture and design are streamlined, it allows a home’s inhabitants to focus on what’s most beautiful and essential in life. A gorgeous, serene new home on Fish Tale Island masters this discipline. The 4,500-square-foot house is one of seven homes in the private Daniel Island enclave. It has expansive views of Beresford Creek, a […]

3 COCHRAN COURT

CHARLESTON Welcome to The Crescent, Charleston’s finest residential community. Adjacent to a premium private school and only 5 minutes to Downtown Charleston, this home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac with a lovely park and incorporates the best of modern construction, including 9-foot-plus ceilings, dual primary suites and luxurious finishes throughout. Over 5,000 square feet […]

SEALED WITH A KISS

Love makes the world go round. But help with planning a wedding it does not. That’s when pairing up with a team that’s garnered The Knot Best of Award multiple times can make all the difference, and keep the happy couple happy. Yoj Events owner and lead planner Monique Semper has a long history of […]

DESIGN COMES KNOCKING AT THE DOOR

Design has come a long way. In the new age of construction and renovation projects, aesthetic and practical solutions can come in many forms—one of the most notable is the incorporation of motorized doors that can appear as a window, wall or door. Renlita Custom Opening Solutions, based in Bonham, Texas, is the parent company […]

SUNNY LANGUEDOC

Sunny and welcoming, the southwestern region of Languedoc in France is home to more than 90,000 acres of vines and some 22,000 winemakers and négociants. Here, white, red, rosé and sparkling wines enjoy 300 days of sunshine and an array of influences from both the Mediterranean and Atlantic climates. The winegrowers of Languedoc are experiencing […]

BIRD’S-EYE VIEW

From New York City to Florida, artist Joe Davis has lived a storied career. Although some may disagree with his age-related classification, he says, “I’m an old artist with a perspective going back to the ’70s.” When he started painting out of college from a studio on 42nd Street in Midtown Manhattan, Davis could not […]

BACK TO LIFE

After five years of delivering babies, Dr. Bernard Taylor, a urogynecologist with Roper St. Francis Physician Partners Urogynecology and Pelvic Surgery, discovered a passion for urogynecology. With more than two decades in the field, today he treats women for various pelvic-floor disorders, including bladder control issues, frequent or strong urges to urinate, urine leaks, loss […]

STONE COLD

“Mother Nature gets most of the credit for all the beauty of natural stone; it’s truly amazing what was happening inside the earth,” says Joe Sykes, the president of Atlantic Stone on Johns Island. In one place, customers can be educated about stone selections, fabrication and installation of countertops, as well as smaller projects such […]