Outshine the crowd at your next holiday party wearing one of these sparkling diamond raindrop necklaces from Joint Venture Estate Jewelers. They have an assortment of raindrop necklaces ranging from $800 to $1,195. Stop by their store at 185 King Street or call them at 843-722-6730. www.jventure.com
Street smart: Domicile's code name for clients who are well educated about the Charleston real estate market. The buyers of 7 Tradd Street moved immediately to secure this much sought after offering which was on the market for only 7 days.
Jennifer Davis, founder of Domicile Real Estate Brokerage, is pleased to announce the sale of 7 Tradd Street. The 2,951 square foot property, circa 1727, was offered for a purchase price of $2,295,000.
Savannah Bee's new Beeswax Lotion Candles are both illuminating and moisturizing. Made with soy wax and beeswax, they create an opulent and lavish experience for both mind and body.
Remember dipping your fingers into the warm wax of a just-lit candle as a kid? That is the idea here except the wax can be massaged into the skin to moisturize just like lotion.
The candles come in two festive fragrances that delight the senses: Harvest Moon – sweet pumpkin and spice and Winter Solstice – fur trees and bayberry. Visit The Savannah Bee Company at 216 King Street to get yours!
A 2,176 square ft retail condominium is available for lease immediately at 6 Beaufain Street. It's located in a prime location just 50 yards from Charleston Place and the 200 block of King Street.
The recently restored retail condominium has 21 feet of street frontage, large display windows, 14 foot ceilings and has hardwood floors throughout. Two dressing rooms, ADA compliant entrances and bathroom. Large area for inventory including a kitchenette.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to explore Fort Sumter by lantern light this holiday season. On Saturday, November 29 your adventure will begin at the Fort Sumter Visitors Center at Liberty Square where you board the Spirit of the Lowcountry for your transportation back in time to Christmas, 150 years ago.
During the cocktail reception on your way to the Fort, a National Park Service Ranger will set the scene. At the Fort, reenactors representing Union & Confederate soldiers share their experiences of Christmas at Fort Sumter.
After touring the Fort, a delicious three-course, southern-style dinner will be served during a cruise through Charleston Harbor, prepared by Executive Chef Mason Mullock. Rangers will be available to answer questions on the return trip to Liberty Square.
On November 19, the Gibbes Museum of Art will present its annual Distinguished Lecture featuring New York based and internationally acclaimed architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien whose design of the Barnes Foundation at the Philadelphia Museum of Art is critically acclaimed.
The Distinguished Lecture Series brings outstanding, world-renowned artists, architects, art collectors, museum leaders, philanthropists, and art historians to Charleston to stimulate public discussion about the visual arts and creativity. Of this year’s featured speakers, Mrs. Ferguson says, “Tod Williams and Billie Tsien are the rock stars in architecture today.”
This Ugo Calà bangle features beautiful sapphire stones embedded in 18kt yellow gold. Wear it and channel your inner goddess. This bracelet is from Ugo Calà's Iside collection, which takes its inspiration from the Egyptian goddess Isis.
Diamond, ruby, emerald, and brown diamond variations are also available at Paulo Geiss Jewelers. Call (843) 577-4497 for pricing.
On Thursday, November 13 at 6pm, Art with a Twist presents Unexpected Treasures: Redesigning Artful Artifacts at The Gibbes Museum of Art.
Local design experts Jeffrey McKinnon and Randy Grussing will lead you through a tour of their showroom and warehouse to learn about reinterpreting the past for today's home and garden. Immerse yourself in the world of architectural salvage, antique decor, iron work, garden elements, and more!
The event takes place at Circe and Architectural Antiques & Design (903-C and 1011-A Saint Andrews Blvd. West Ashley). Parking is available at both locations. Carpooling is recommended. For more information and to purchase tickets please visit gibbesmuseum.org/events or call 843.722.2706 x21.
Start the celebration early. Come to King Street for an exclusive, ticketed wine tasting and shopping event in a dozen of your favorite stores. You’ll pair holiday shopping with reserve wines and gourmet hors d’oeuvres for a fabulous spree. Think Duckhorn, Ferrari Carano, Chateau St. Jean, Trefethen and Stags Leap with treats from Charleston's best restaurateurs and caterers. From 4:00 to 7:00 PM on King Street, where else? Sponsored by Spoleto Festival USA, and the souvenir wine glass is yours to keep.
Join Seeking Indigo for their 5 Year Birthday Celebration on November 20th from 5 - 8pm. Enjoy complimentary Flash Tattoos, Tarot Readings, Metabolic Assessments and more. Call 843-725-0217 to RSVP. The first 20 to reserve a spot will receive a goodie bag and be registered to win a free spa day!
With the new season comes new autumn flavors, and 82 Queen’s Executive Chef Steven Lusby is highlighting those flavors with new Fall menus.
82 Queen’s new brunch menu,features lovely Scones with Jam & Cinnamon Butter, Chai Granola, Sweet Potato French Toast, and Duck Frittata. Also look out for new lunch menu, items like Southern Pickins’, Chef's Salad, a Classic Ham & Cheese Sandwich, and Roasted Salmon.
The dinner menu is delightful: Roasted Beets, Seared Scallops, Butternut Squash, and an updated version of the restaurant’s popular Southern Pork Chop.
Guests can finish off their dining experience with delicious S’mores, Pecan Pie, and Apple Cobbler as well as after-dinner cocktails like the Charlestowne Coffee or RumChata Tiramisu Martini.
On November 15, Tim Quinn, celebrity makeup artist & national director for creative artistry for Giorgio Armani, will be at Cos Bar Charleston.
His words of wisdom have graced the pages of W, Elle, Glamour, Lucky, InStyle and Cosmopolitan. He has also worked with celebrities Glenn Close, Debra Messing, Kim Cattrall, Tara Reid, Gwen Stefani, Jordana Brewster and Kate Bosworth.
Nothing brightens up the fall and winter seasons like the Songes collection from Yves Delorme.
These luxury bed linens have a lovely floral motif of blossoming roses with a pop of florescent yellow/green. The 300 thread count sateen sheets reverse to a gorgeous solid yellow color, Triomphe Pollen.
Find Songes from Yves Delorme's Fall/Winter 2014 Collection at 197 King Street.
I know, I know. We barely finished Halloween and the December holidays are in our faces. Christmas, Chanukah, Kwanzaa… are you stressed yet? There’s good news from King Street; no less than five events are planned to make genuine holiday magic. Why would you spend your shopping hours on the Internet or in a mall when downtown Charleston is the place where memories are made and shopping chores are a delight.
There’s a website, www.christmasonkingstreet.com where you’ll find all the details and purchase event tickets where applicable. You can also sign up to receive updates without worrying that your email will be shared with anyone. You can also pick up tickets at 2nd Sunday on King StreetNovember 9.
Charleston is a well known foodie town with amazing restaurants and chefs but many are discovering that Charleston is also home to an emerging craft coffee culture. There are may wonderful locally-owned coffee shops popping up all over town, each with their unique twist on the art. We also have our own coffee importers and roasters like Balzac Brothers and Company and Good Coffee of Charleston.
To celebrate this burgeoning culture, Blue Planet Green Events is hosting the first annual Charleston Coffee Cup on November 16th at the Joe Riley Stadium. The event will feature local coffee shops; local and regional roasters, favorite local brunch purveyors and artisans.
Enjoy coffee tastings, brunch, latte art competitions, roaster's challenges and more on this Sunday Funday! The event will be family friendly with a jump castle and other activities. Click here to purchase tickets.
These merchants participate in the Parking with Purchase Program. They want to treat you like the VIP you are, and will validate an hour or more of parking at any City of Charleston parking garage when you shop or dine with them.