Bits of Lace: It’s NOT One Size Fits All

Bits of Lace, Coleman Blvd

For most women, a well-fitted bra is an absolute necessity. It’s one of the few things you wear often and close to your body, therefore it needs to feel natural throughout the entire day. A poorly fitted or uncomfortable bra can ruin your day, yet, surprisingly, 85 percent of women wear an incorrect bra size. Bits of Lace Fine Lingerie, first established in downtown … [Read more...]

His and Hers: Henry & Eva

henry and eva

    Jeff and Wesley Kennedy opened their boutique in Mount Pleasant in early December 2014, bringing a breath of fresh air to Coleman Boulevard and sparking interest for both male and female patrons. The items offered at Henry & Eva include an array of men’s accessories, women’s jewelry, soaps, skin-care items and home décor. But that’s only the … [Read more...]

Rare Gems: A Diamond in Time


 It takes most men what seems like a lifetime to find someone they want to say “I do” to, so when the moment comes to pop the question, shouldn’t the ring be as unique and special as she is? The owner of A Diamond In Time thinks so, and he has built his jewelry business around that theory. “We don’t do business like other jewelry stores,” said Allen Mozingo. Unlike others in … [Read more...]

The Dress: Jean’s Bridal

Jeans Bridal Pic by Jenn Cady

Some little girls dream of being a bride from their earliest childhood. They know what kind of dress they want. They know exactly where to go for everything bridal in Mount Pleasant. Jean’s Bridal has been taking care of brides since 1974, offering a full selection of bridal gowns in every style you can imagine. And although your mom may have purchased her gown there, Jean’s … [Read more...]

Say “I Do” in Style: New Ideas for Your Special Day

Say I Do in Style!

Local couples have always known that East Cooper is perfect for weddings, but it took Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively to really put Mount Pleasant on the marital map. And no wonder – Mount Pleasant offers perfect venues and professional services. Boone Hall, of course, comes to mind first – and not just because of the recent celebrity ceremony. With a stunning avenue of oaks, a … [Read more...]

Don’t Wait! Get Back Into Shape

Dr Jack Hensel - the Lowcountry Plastic Surgery Center and the Lowcountry Beauty and Wellness Spa

The holidays are a time for indulgence, and rightly so; after all, we’ve survived another year. But once the last peppermint martini has been swilled and the last bite of cake has been munched, it’s time to think about getting back into shape. I recently caught up with Dr. Jack Hensel, of Lowcountry Plastic Surgery Center, and found out some interesting tidbits about … [Read more...]

Food & Fashion 2012

Tom Crawford, wearing a tan dress shirt with Van Heusen black slacks, jacket and patterned tie, is joined by Sissy Baker, sales executive with UNITS Portable Storage. Sissy is wearing a layered gold sheath, knee length Maggie London dress and Nina New York strapped heal shoes. Make-up and styling provided by Belk in Mount Pleasant Towne Centre.

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, the late Andy Williams used to sing, and every year I find myself agreeing with his assessment of the holiday season, when people of all faiths and backgrounds make time for friends, family and fun. Over the course of several weeks, Mount Pleasant Magazine and several residents, business owners and students took the time to share … [Read more...]

Jennie Moore Elementary, Mount Pleasant, SC: Fall 2012 Fashions

Joshua, a rising 6th grader, Cairo-Middle: O'neil khakis, striped shirt, Nikes

Back-to-school fashion can produce a mixed bag of excitement and angst. While a few public and private schools ease the pain by requiring students to wear uniforms or specific colors, most have vague guidelines that allow students to create their own fashion statements or fashion faux pas. Karen Felder, principal at Jennie Moore Elementary in Mount Pleasant for the past nine … [Read more...]

Coastal Body – Mount Pleasant, SC – Pilates

The heat is on in the lowcountry, and that means bathing suits, shorts and more revealing clothing. Unfortunately for some of us, new bulges and slack muscles may be evidence of questionable nutrition and sporadic exercise over the winter. Solve your body issues at Coastal Body, where the owner and instructor, Lauren Dauscher, practices what she teaches. An enthusiastic … [Read more...]

2012 Charleston’s Womens Show – Fashion Show

Jesica and Jordan appeared several times on the runway at the CWS. On this turn, Jesica wears upscale resort wear from Cabana Gauze and Jordan wears pink shorts with coordinating striped shirt from Angels and Rascals.

Two fantastic fashion shows highlighted the second day of the first annual Charleston’s Women’s Show, held in early March at the Omar Shrine Convention Center in Mount Pleasant. For generations, mothers and daughters have dressed alike, a fun and exciting pastime that tends to bring the two just a little bit closer. The Mother and Daughter Fashion show was emceed by Miles … [Read more...]