{Worth the Drive} Stop What You’re Doing and Head to Durham for the School House Sale!

How’s that for most dramatic post titled ever? I’m dead serious, though! No matter if you’re a Wolfpack faithful (Let’s Go Pack!), Tar Heel, Blue Devil, Demon Deacon, Mountaineer, or Pirate (“Aaaaargh!” to my ECU girls!), School House has something for you. 50% off, $2.00 samples, beer, and an awesome back story? Rock on! Here’s […]

{New Boutique on the Block} More Updates on Madison in Cameron Village

Earlier this month we briefly mentioned that a new boutique (by the name of “Madison”) is coming soon to Cameron Village – and as of this morning, it looks like they are very close to opening their doors! I joined the Shop Local Raleigh gang for a breakfast meeting at Village Deli this morning and […]

Bloggin’: Thursday, July 29th, 2010

A lot of local shoppers have certainly heard of the popular trend of blogging as a form of communication, but it still has a relatively small adoption rate, when compared to other tools like email and facebook. So I thought I’d share some cool blog finds from around the local area… all retail-inspired, of course, […]

{You’re Invited!} Swagger Gifts Fall Jewelry Preview – TOMORROW NIGHT!

Community Spotlight – Fall Jewelry Preview to benefit the Caring Community Foundation at Swagger Gifts! The best part about this is event is that not only are you getting a chance to take advantage of early deals on hot new pieces of jewelry that you’re going to love, but you’re also helping out a fantastic […]

We have a winner!

Fans of our facebook page have had the opportunity to enter themselves into a little giveaway over the past two weeks! “What’s the giveaway?”, you might be wondering? A $10.00 gift certificate (wrapped up all pretty) to spend any way you’d like at Ornamentea.com (http://www.ornamentea.com/). To enter, all fans had to do was leave a […]

The Semi-Annual Sale at Swagger Gifts has Started!

Shop on, readers! This sale is SO worth the trip to Cary if you’re reading this from Raleigh. Swagger Gifts {Cary | online} is located at 2425 Kildaire Farm Road in the Lochmere Pavilion shopping center. They are open from 10:00am until 6:00pm today (Friday) and from 10:00am until 5:00pm tomorrow (Saturday). PS – Let […]

First Friday is All About Local Goods Tonight!

Our choice for First Friday shopping! The First Friday Market… presented by IndieNC.com {facebook} is the place to visit for LOTS of unique local finds tonight! Located at 131 S. Wilmington Street (in Downtown Raleigh), this once-a-month market features emerging designers, iced coffee, and live music from Mike Roy and Rob Watson this evening from […]

Surprise Holiday Weekend Sale at Swagger Gifts

Stop in at Cary’s Swagger Gifts today or tomorrow for this great special! When you spend $40.00 on Scout products, you’ll receive a FREE a free pair of Scout flip flops! (*while supplies last) Swagger Gifts is located in Lochmere Pavilion at 2425 Kildaire Farm Road in Cary. Visit them online at http://www.SwaggerGifts.com and on […]

Coming Soon: Madison

While paying a quick visit to Beleza yesterday (complete with a trip over to Cantina 18 for dinner), I happened upon this in Cameron Village: We’ll keep ya posted on this new addition to the Village as it progresses! –Lisa

Are You Team Edward or Team Jacob?

Whether you’re Team Edward or Team Jacob (or Team “I’ll Shop for Any Great Cause!”), tomorrow night’s Girls Night Out at Swagger Gifts is for you! Eclipse Girls Night Out & Red Cross Fundraiser! Tuesday, June 29th – 6:00pm until 8:00pm With the release of Eclipse, the third movie in the Twilight series, the girls […]