Month: March 2017

Coastal Couture

Historic Sea Island’s pristine beaches, beautiful wildlife, and luxurious accommodations have long made it a favorite spot to unwind and indulge in stunning style. Photographer: Joseph Bradley Stylist: Stacee Michelle Stylist Assistant: Janae Edmonds Hair and Makeup: Brie Reeder Model: Rachel Zehner Shot on location at Sea Island  

In the Bag

Each year, there are four events that Charlotte designer Douglas Rose looks forward to: a New York Rangers game at Madison Square Garden with his dad, a trip to the Masters with his wife, a Yankees game with his son, and a fall weekend of golf with his best friends. These significant days help keep him connected to the people…

To-Do List

April’s five essential dates. 1 This is the third year for the Levine Children’s Hospital Gala at Quail Hollow Club. The black-tie event evening, which benefits Carolinas HealthCare System’s Levine Children’s Hospital, features celebrity guests, musical performances from an award-winning artist, drinks and food, and impressive auction items. Quail Hollow Club. Tickets are $62. www.givecarolinas.org 5 This month, the Mint Museum…

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Easy Elegance

Style and comfort blend seamlessly in this inviting home. Katherine and Patrick Shaw knew what they wanted with their home—but had no idea where to begin. “Katherine has an amazing personal and sense of style and always looks polished and fantastic,” says Charlotte-based designer Traci Zeller of Traci Zeller Designs. But when it came to the interiors of their home,…

Lowcountry Luxury

Soak up the Southern charm of South Carolina’s Palmetto Bluff. As the sun sinks behind the Spanish moss-draped live oaks, Palmetto Bluff transforms into an even more enchanting version of itself. Gas lanterns flicker on down narrow village lanes, while groups gather around crackling fire pits overlooking the wide darkness of the May River. A vintage bicycle cart pulls onto…

Taylor Made

It’s been 15 years since Paul Taylor’s legendary dance company performed in Charlotte, but the iconic troupe returns for Sensoria. True legends are rare. And living legends are even rarer. But modern dance master Paul Taylor, 86, is exactly that. His famed dance company, founded in 1954, has been to 524 cities in 64 countries. The company hasn’t been to…

Fresh Focus

A family home gets a bright, new look. Laura Casey knows her clients well. So well, in fact, that when a family with whom she’d previously worked purchased the lot that their Myers Park home would soon be built on, Casey was immediately enlisted to work directly with architect Christopher Phelps and builder Brian Gerrard of Gerrard Builders to help…

To-Do List

This month’s five essential dates. 9 Fight like a girl with the Susan G. Komen Laugh for the Cure comedy night at McGlohon Theater. Comedians, including Bobby Collins, will be performing all evening, and food and drink will be provided. Tickets are $65 and VIP packages are available. www.komencharlotte.org/laugh. 10-19 Bring your little ones and your imagination for a magical…