Stacked rings on trend for spring at Moon & Lola

{Trend Report} Stacked Rings for Spring

My latest jewelry trend obsession is rings - lots of them, stacked, on every finger (and thumb), you name it. So naturally, this email from Moon and Lola of Apex/Charleston/Raleigh/online totally had my full attention. And in further Moon & Lola news announced yesterday, you can now find the nationally-recongized, but locally-based brand at equally-local jewelry retailer Bailey's! (Find Bailey's in Raleigh at Cameron Village and Crabtree … [Read More...]

Sidewalk sale this weekend at Cute Buttons Gift and Paper Boutique in downtown Cary

{Sale Alert} Sidewalk Sale at Cute Buttons Gift and Paper Boutique

Paper and stationery junkies get ready to shop this weekend in downtown Cary! In addition to pretty paper products, Cute Buttons carries lots more including spring essentials like totes, new iPad cases, little travel bags and more. Stop in and visit with Alison and the girls this weekend! … [Read More...]

Spring 2014 Wilmington Fashion Weekend

{You’re Invited} Wilmington Fashion Weekend

Before I get started, I would first like to introduce myself as the newest contributing editor of iheartretail.com. I currently live in Wilmington, NC and will be keeping ya’ll up to date on everything stylish and local in the Port City! Now, let’s get down to business. Here at iheartretail.com, we love fashion week(end)s - and there’s one coming up this very weekend! So dust off your party boots and get ready. According to the website, “this … [Read More...]

Carolina Moon selling Carolina goods at Triangle Town Center in Raleigh

{Movers & Shakers} Carolina Moon Expands to Bigger Store in Triangle Town Center

I can't take credit for this find, it was actually my manfriend who found out about Carolina Moon on Instagram and talked me into a Sunday drive up to Triangle Town Center to find out more about this local retailer who calls the North Raleigh mall home. Lucky for us, we showed up the day before they were packing their small (but mighty) store up to head into a new, larger space in the mall - which they totally deserved. This small store was … [Read More...]

Upcoming Events

Live music, great specials at retailers open until 8, and more on Friday, April 25, 2014 at Cameron Village in Raleigh

{You’re Invited} Rock the Village

Cameron Village is going to be just dripping with coolness in a few short weeks. According to a press release from Cameron Village, the ITB lifestyle … [Read More...]

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{Fashion Show} North Hills Debuts New Park with a Double Dose of Local Fashion

North Hills is debuting their new Midtown Park with a weekend full of fashionable events, including two fashion shows on Sunday, April 27, 2014, featuring this season's offerings from the local retailers that … [Read More...]

Charlotte's in Cameron Village is hosting a personalized jewelry trunk show on Thursday

{Trunk Show} Personalized Jewelry Event at Charlotte’s

As a bona fide Southern girl, I firmly believe it is one of my inalienable rights to put my monogram on anything and everything... jewelry included! If you believe in the same, visit Charlotte's in … [Read More...]

Mad Hatter in Fuquay-Varina sells hats, fascinators, specialty teas and more

{Get to Know} Mad Hatter in Fuquay-Varina

After reading last week's (Get to Know) feature on local hardware store Burke Brothers Hardware, I got the opportunity to hear from Bobbie of Mad Hatter in Fuquay-Varina, just south of Raleigh. Here is her … [Read More...]

ArtSource Fine Art Presents “Beach House on the Moon” on Friday, April 11, 2014 in Raleigh's North Hills

{You’re Invited} “Beach House on the Moon” at ArtSource Fine Art & Framing

Fine art on display for an even finer cause on Friday, April 11, 2014 at ArtSource Fine Art in Raleigh's North Hills. Artist Anne Cunningham presents “Beach House on the Moon” with an opening reception from … [Read More...]

Carolina Moon selling Carolina goods at Triangle Town Center in Raleigh

{Movers & Shakers} Carolina Moon Expands to Bigger Store in Triangle Town Center

I can't take credit for this find, it was actually my manfriend who found out about Carolina Moon on Instagram and talked me into a Sunday drive up to Triangle Town Center to find out more about this local … [Read More...]

Spring 2014 Wilmington Fashion Weekend

{You’re Invited} Wilmington Fashion Weekend

Before I get started, I would first like to introduce myself as the newest contributing editor of iheartretail.com. I currently live in Wilmington, NC and will be keeping ya’ll up to date on everything stylish … [Read More...]

Burke Brothers Hardware in Raleigh, NC

{Get to Know} Burke Brothers Hardware

This week's {Get to Know} local retailer profile comes from Paula Burke of Burke Brothers Hardware in Raleigh - my go to stop for supplies for my house, yard and even event management supplies for work (think … [Read More...]