Story by Micaela Arnett / July 13, 2023

In each issue, we highlight two popular interior design trends and search our city for items that channel the vibe. This time around, Desert Modern and Tropical-Core are at the top of our lists! Embrace the beauty of the rainforest with earth tones, tropic botanicals, natural materials, and bold palm prints with these local finds curated by Managing Editor, Paige Taylor

Local Tropical-Core Finds:

Bailey Nightstand | Atlantic Bedding & Furniture 



Varaluz Banana Leaf Chandelier | Carolina Lanterns & Lighting 







Palma Pendant | Charleston Lighting and Interiors 


Book Boxes | CHD Interiors 


Custom Bubble Bouquet Chandelier | CLEOD Glass + Works 


Hoopoe Leaves Wallpaper | Iola Modern 

Hand-Carved Salad Servers | Shanty Shoppe 

Bradley Green Leather Sofa | Steven Shell Living



 Ceramic Parrot Statue | Terrace Oaks Antiques

Velvet Zebra Print Throw Pillow | The Village Social 

Rattan Bar Cart | Jean’s Custom Workroom 

Featured Photography by Patrick Brickman