Here are our favorite locally produced items, both old and new, from the historic city of Charleston.
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Mount Pleasant native Marilyn W. Dingle headweaves her fruit and flower basket using sweetgrass, bulrush, palmetto palms, and pine needles. 843-884-5590; $560 (baskets are available in a range of prices)
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Gullah Gourmet Entrées
These easy meal mixes are a modern take on classic Southern dishes. Cooking instructions are printed in Gullah, a native Lowcountry dialect. gullahgourmet.com; $8.95-$9.50 each
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Ben Silver, a family-run fine menswear purveyor located on historic King Street, is the go-to shop for the well-dressed Southern gentleman.