A Sale for a Cause

Durham is a little outside of our normal shopping area, but when it benefits a great organization like Dress for Success Triangle NC, we’re happy to make the trip! Join Dress for Success Triangle NC for its semi-annual excess inventory sale on Saturday, February 13, 2010 from 10:00am until 8:00pm and Sunday, February 14, 2010 […]

Why We REALLY <3 Cat Banjo

I received the following message from a friend on facebook the other day. I just KNEW we had to feature it here on I <3 Retail! Boone was wandering on the streets the week of Christmas. He’s blind and is heartworm positive. Cat Banjo is coming the rescue AGAIN! They are having a raffle until […]

Want to Help Provide Relief for the Tragedy in Haiti?

Want to help provide some relief for the tragedy in Haiti? Check out all the needs that Beleza is helping to collect on their blog at http://blog.shopbeleza.com/ (there is also a volunteer opportunity if you have time to donate to the cause)!

January’s Mid-Month Sale Update

Cary Swagger Gifts After Christmas Sale! Mandy and the Swaggerettes just shopped, shopped, shopped at Market and now need to make room for all their new merchandise! All holiday merchandise is now 75% off! GiGi’s Boutique GiGi’s Boutique started January with markdowns on several styles… shop early for best selection in Cary or Raleigh! Denim […]

Vegetable Gardening 101 at Logan’s Trading Co.

Vegetable Gardening 101 at Logan’s Trading Co. Logan’s will be offering their first REAL “classroom series” entitled “Vegetable Gardening 101” with Deb Nelson, the resident Square Foot Gardening expert! This is a 6 week class to be held each Saturday mornings from Jan. 23rd – Feb 27th (9:30-11:00). The series will prepare you to grow […]

January Sale Alerts

Cary Swagger Gifts After Christmas Sale! All Christmas merchandise is currently 50% off at Swagger Gifts. Now is a great time to stock up for Holiday 2010! GiGi’s Boutique GiGi’s Boutique started January with markdowns on several styles… shop early for best selection in Cary or Raleigh! Denim & Lace Boutique Shoe sale!! 40% off […]

Ready for New Year’s Eve?

If you’re not, it’s ok… because I’m going shopping today, too! (So I’m surely not judging.) Here are some last minute finds and tips to get you on your way to ringing in the new year with local style. Bevello – Cameron Village {Raleigh} The I <3 Retail team stopped in earlier this month to […]

From the Editor: December 31, 2009

What are YOU doing for New Year’s Eve? Where did you shop locally to get ready for the ringing in of 2010? Drop me a line and let me know! Be sure to email me pictures of you and your favorites out celebrating the end of 2009 and the beginning of 2010 and you could […]

Holiday Perks that Last All Year!

One of the (many) benefits of shopping local is the great attention to detail and customer service you receive shopping with your neighborhood retailer. That really shines through when it comes time to wrap gifts! Isn’t it nice to go home – or even head straight to a party – with your gift already wrapped? […]

Must Attend Events this December

You know, we sure thought November was the month to be, based on the great selection of local events we had to choose from last month. Well not so fast, because December is here… and ready to put up some serious competition! Here are some local happenings that are coming up quickly and are not […]