Sip N Shop in Downtown Raleigh on Wednesday, June 22

{You’re Invited} Downtown Raleigh Sip N Shop – June 22






On Wednesday, June 22, 2016, seven Downtown Raleigh retailers have partnered up to host a summer Sip N Shop event.

Up to 80% off at Gigi's annual sale

{Sale Alert} Weekly Sale Roundup – June 17, 2016






Lots and lots of chances to shop local – and save big – this weekend in Raleigh, Cary, and beyond!

House of Swank Clearance Sale

{Sale Alert} Weekly Sale Roundup – Mar. 4, 2016






Save money and shop local this weekend – lots of listings from Raleigh, Cary, Apex, and Wilmington in this week’s roundup.

Welcome Lindsey to the iheartretail.com team!

Lindsey Bacon Joins the iheartretail.com Editorial Team






Hi y’all, I am currently a senior at North Carolina State University. I’m majoring in Fashion and Textile Management with a concentration in Brand Management and Marketing. I am also minoring in Business Administration. I grew up in North Carolina and love everything southern; hardwood floors, antiques, peaches and country music just to name a […]

Trig Modern's Bob Drake and Ann Marie Baum

Trig Modern Relocating from Downtown To Whitaker Mill






The Five Points and Whitaker Mill areas just outside of Downtown Raleigh are getting some great retail lately – here’s the latest installment! via company press release Trig Modern Announces Relocation To “Dock 1053” Joining a new business and retail center on Whitaker Mill Road. January 13, 2016 (Raleigh, NC) — Bob Drake, owner of […]

Recent Updates

{You’re Invited} Downtown Raleigh Sip N Shop – June 22






On Wednesday, June 22, 2016, seven Downtown Raleigh retailers have partnered up to host a summer Sip N Shop event.

{New Boutique on the Block} Local Squirrel Plants Roots in Cameron Village






In anticipation of The Local Squirrel’s Grand Opening this Thursday, Lisa, Lindsey, and I had the great privilege to get an inside look at the store’s creation and talk shop with owner Rachael Pusateri about her story! After opening about a month ago, the Local Squirrel now has its roots and is fully prepared to […]

{First Look} The Local Squirrel in Raleigh’s Cameron Village






We’re sending our best wishes to Rachael Pusateri on the opening of her new super cute boutique in Cameron Village called “The Local Squirrel”! Here are a few pictures to share a sneak peek of the new boutique, which is now open seven days a week and ready for you to come shop. Don’t miss […]

{You’re Invited} Spring Fashion Show in Cary






Three Cary boutiques are putting on one great fashion show for a cause on Friday, May 6.

{Our Team} Meet Gentry!






My name is Gentry Anderson and I am a sophomore at NC State. I have been a part of the iheartretail.com team since November 2015 and have enjoyed every second of it!

Up-fit Grants Awarded to Three Downtown Raleigh Retailers






Downtown retailers Gypsy Jule, Port of Raleigh, and Retro Modern Furnishings are the most recent award recipients of up-fit incentive grants by the Downtown Raleigh Alliance. Each of the deserving downtown retailers received grants ranging from $3,000-$5,000, depending on the size of their store, and were selected through an application process. The Downtown Raleigh Alliance established […]

{Man Style Monday} Pitch & Primer






Pitch & Primer, a new men’s retail shop, is being built in Downtown Raleigh with the purpose of redefining the modern man’s shopping experience. The store will offer a variety of brands, personal stylists, and even a craft beer bar to provide men with a unique shopping environment. While the physical store is under construction, […]