Wine, Cheese and $20 Please to support Dress for Success

{You’re Invited} Wine, Cheese & $20 Please to Support Dress For Success

This clearly is the week to announce save the dates! Women for Success has announced its its second annual "Wine, Cheese and $20 Please" fundraising event on Thursday, September 25 at the new Capital City Tavern located in the heart of downtown Raleigh. All proceeds raised will be donated to Dress for Success Triangle to fund a Mobile Career Center to bring support services directly to domestic violence and women’s shelters. Your $20 … [Read More...]

Red and black dresses, rompers and more from Swagger in Cary

{Window Shopping} Game Day Dresses, Maxis and Rompers at Swagger Gifts

My current favorite hashtag is #DontRushSummer because seriously, it's my favorite season, so let's slow our roll on the prime time football action, please - EXCEPT when it comes to shopping for tailgating season. That's the one exception to my "don't rush the season" rule. And how could it not be? Just check out what's in store at Swagger {Cary | online} for NC State Wolfpack and ECU Pirate faithfuls: Get your game day outfits from … [Read More...]

4th of July sale at Charlotte's

{Sale Alert} Summer Sales in Full Swing

Happy early 4th of July to you AND your wallet! Beginning this week and lasting well into the heat of July, local retailers are turning up the discounts and promotions to get you away from the pool and into the store. In Lafayette Village and Cameron Village, Anna & Alice is celebrating with $100 specials on premium denim and 25% off all apparel. 30-50% off is up for grabs at Charlotte's in Cameron Village and North Hills. 20% off … [Read More...]

The Doodling Bug opens second location

{Movers & Shakers} The Doodling Bug, Kristen’s, Pop Shop, Fleur and Luxe All Announce Changes this Summer

Lots happening in the Triangle-area shopping scene, with exciting announcements all the way from Apex to Cameron Village. Starting in Apex and already open for business, The Doodling Bug has expanded from the NC State Fairgrounds Flea Market to add an additional home in Downtown Apex. Billed as "an emporium of local brands, unique artisans and handmade products and a staple inside the Raleigh Flea Market Commercial Building for almost four … [Read More...]

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Couture for a Cause fashion show benefiting Activate Good

{You’re Invited} Couture for a Cause Fashion Show Benefiting Activate Good

Save the date for the always fabulous Couture for a Cause fashion show that benefits Activate Good. The fall event returns to Marbles Kids Museum in downtown Raleigh for its 6th year on Saturday, November … [Read More...]

Good morning gorgeous - coffee mug from Moon and Lola

{Window Shopping} Moon and Lola Takes Super Cute to Coffee Mugs

Get your morning coffee (or my personal choice, green tea!) on with these super cute mugs from the newly-launched Moon and Lola Mug Shop. While $30 may be a little steep for steeping your hot beverage of … [Read More...]

Feelgoodz partners with Jack Johnson for Slimz flip flops

{Window Shopping} Feelgoodz Partners with Musician Jack Johnson for Feel Good Flip Flops

Earlier this summer, the gang from the Downtown tree house office and retail shop Feelgoodz announced a partnership with musician Jack Johnson for a line of flip flops that you can feel good about. 100% of … [Read More...]

OPI colors at the Ace Hardware Paint Studio

{Trend Report} Match Your Paint to Your Nail Polish

One of my favorite things about getting a mani/pedi is when I get to pick out my OPI nail polish and I often choose by name: Senorita Rose-alita, La Paz-itively Hot, Charged Up Cherry, I'm Not Really A … [Read More...]

Red and black dresses, rompers and more from Swagger in Cary

{Window Shopping} Game Day Dresses, Maxis and Rompers at Swagger Gifts

My current favorite hashtag is #DontRushSummer because seriously, it's my favorite season, so let's slow our roll on the prime time football action, please - EXCEPT when it comes to shopping for tailgating … [Read More...]

Lingerie Loft in Raleigh

{New Boutique on the Block} Walk the Beaded Path and Lingerie Loft

Bernadette of Beautimous Beads closed her Downtown Cary store, but is now selling her beautiful beaded jewelry at the Triangle's newest bead shop located in Raleigh off Glenwood Avenue - Walk the Beaded Path is … [Read More...]

2014 Shop Local Raleigh Boutique Blowout

{Contest} Register to Win Two VIP Passes to Shop Local Raleigh’s Boutique Blowout

THIS CONTEST HAS ENDED. THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO ENTERED AND CONGRATULATIONS TO PAT H. OF RALEIGH WHO WON! Next Friday, August 8, 2014, Shop Local Raleigh will once again be hosting the annual "Boutique … [Read More...]