Shopping & Style


Living in the Great Outdoors

With spring right around the corner, it’s time to turn your attention from indoor pursuits to the state of your backyard

Here Comes the Bride

Personalized hair and makeup services done on-site for your special day

Tables to Top Your Season

Whether the décor is simple, fun or mixes things up, these stores have some ideas on creating a festive table top for every holiday at home.

Charleston Living Best of Reader's Choice 2017

Whether you’re looking for the best places to dine, shop or find a service, here is the best our Holy City has to offer

A New Twist on Styling Your Southern Porch

Professional designers share their secrets to making your backyard the oasis of your dreams.

Kitchen and Bath Makeovers

They say the kitchen is the heart of the home, and if the kitchen isn’t right, nothing else feels quite right either.

Turning the Tables on Holiday Decorating

Designer tips and how-to advice on creating festive holiday tablescapes

The Bead Goes On

Beads and polished stones from around the world for making one-of-a-kind necklaces and bracelets can be found at Beads on Cannon

Long-Lasting Children's Furniture

Maxtrix Kids Rooms opens its first retail store in Mount Pleasant


Designers in Residence

Coastal chic or bohemian, classical with a Charleston twist, the interior designer’s footprint creates home like nothing else.

Best of the Best Reader's Choice 2016: Charleston SC

The BEST of the BEST...from the CITY to the BEACHES...

Enduring Beauty

A new home furnishings store opens with unique, high-quality pieces crafted by skilled artisans

Seeing the World

Leslie Pratt-Thomas creates works of light and life

Functional Fashion

The beauty of one-stop shopping for affordable women's and girl's clothing

March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction

The 16th annual Signature Chefs Auction

Holiday Shopping

Our picks for some of the Lowcountry’s best shopping destinations this holiday season

Holiday Settings

Designing your holiday table can be both wonderful…and overwhelming.

High-End Eclectic

The grand opening of Bella Décor brings to Charleston a unique home accessories store with fabulous items not found anywhere else

Looking Sharp

Garrett Wood and the art of handcrafted knives

Summer Skin Care

Reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles resulting from UV damage or aging

Charleston Living Reader's Choice 2015

Discover our readers' favorites for the top businesses and people Charleston has to offer. From the city's best bar for an after-work dinner to the best kids' clothing store, you'll find them all here! 93 winners, all chosen by you