Historic Sylvan Building

Today we're visiting a gorgeous old building in downtown Columbia, South Carolina, at the request of my sweet blogging friend Donna, from Distressed Donna Downhome.  This Second Empire building dates to 1870, and has been the home of Sylvan's Jewelers since 1905, having been a bank originally.     That Read more [...]

Historic 701 Whaley Building

If you love seeing beautiful old buildings, and how they can be saved from the wrecking ball, then I have a treat for you today.  The building now known simply as 701 Whaley in Columbia, South Carolina was a community center back in the city's mill-community days.  In the last few years the Read more [...]