/ by Lynn Greenlaw  / photography by Eli Warren Soapstone is a metamorphic rock composed dominantly of talc and a variety of other minerals. The degree of softness is important in the use of the stone and is how it...
When you plan furnishings around a fireplace, the mantel sits center stage. Local design duo @wilsongirls believe what surrounds the hearth can become the heart of your home décor. Sisters Cathleen Seay and Jean Wilson Freeman are the Wilson Girls,...
/ by Tasha L. Harrison / fine art photography by Erin Hughes / portrait by Latoya Dixon Smith There are five levels of boredom: indifferent, apathetic, calibrating, reactant, and searching. The levels are mapped on an axis of how negative...
/ by Lynn Greenlaw  / photo by Eli Warren Late summer and early fall always seem to provide us with a bounty of materials to help create a display for the seasonal table. All you need to do is to...
With nearly 150K followers between their accounts, Wesley Turner and his husband, Daniel Schavey, are Greenville’s own Instagram royalty. Fans across the country avidly watch the daily stories of life on their South Carolina flower farm (with glimpses of...
Kitchens play catch up with technology, finishes and high functionality. For a kitchen update with impact, consider investing in a new faucet or  a fresh sink. Aimee Williams Garrett of Gateway  Supply Co. is our source for what’s new, ...
/ by Stephanie Burnette  / photography by Eli Warren The fabrications of Teresa Roche are rooted in the culture of South Carolina’s mill villages. Her parents were employed by the Piedmont Number One Cotton Mill in the 1950s and ‘60s, part...
/ by Lynn Greenlaw If you have only thought of a paperweight as whatever might be handy and hard enough to hold down a stack of papers, think again. They can be  objects of beauty that are made entirely of...
/ by Hali Wyatt Notorious for storing tools, bikes, mowers and everything else that just doesn’t seem to have a place inside, clutter can easily overrun what you think should look like an organized toy box. Functionality is key when...
Antiques dealer and decorator Jenny Kramer loves to style a built-in, something she accomplishes by-the-season as evidenced on her Instagram account @jennykramerdecor. We asked her to share some linear know-how and show us a bit of what's filling her...

Distinctive Character

/ by Brendan Blowers / photography by Inspiro 8 Studios Being patrons of the arts not only afforded...

The Joy of Maximalism

/ by Allison Walsh / photography by Inspiro 8 Studios For Jean Wilson Freeman it’s not the house...

Rock Art

/ by Lynn Greenlaw  / photography by Eli Warren Soapstone is a metamorphic rock composed dominantly of talc...

A Cut Above

/ by Brendan Blowers / photography by Eli Warren The son of a woodworker, Jeremy Schrock was in...

Bridge House

/ by Jonathan Ammons / photography by Kevin Meechan Tucked away in the mountains near Cashiers, rather intentionally...