At Swallowtail Architecture we are known for our inspired designs that merge the beautiful with the sensible. The firm was started in 2012 by Founder and Principal Architect Rachel Burton. Burton has worked locally in South Carolina for nearly 20 years and prior to starting Swallowtail, she worked for some of the areas most prestigious firms. Swallowtail’s portfolio of projects include the design of custom new homes, historic restorations, whole house renovations, additions, and commercial projects in the best parts of the Lowcountry. We have designed homes on Sullivan’s Island, in Summerville and Mount Pleasant, on Kiawah Island, Daniel Island, and Seabrook Island, and in Isle of Palms and Historic Charleston.