So Pumped for ReDress 2010!

ReDress Raleigh is one of the most innovative series of events in our area! This year’s event takes place on Saturday, April 17th, with a host of attractions for the day long event: Pre-show Drinks: Tantra (301 S. West Street, Raleigh), 5:00pm Fashion Show: Flander’s Art Gallery (302 S. West Street, Raleigh), 7:00pm After-Party: Isaac […]

Men’s Night Out at Beleza

Men’s Night Out Thursday, February 11 6:00-8:30 PM Beleza is hosting its first Men’s Night Out shopping event! Men are welcome to do their Valentine’s shopping for the special woman in their lives… and their mothers, sisters, daughters, anyone! There will be specials just for that night, and refreshments as well – refreshments men would […]

Knowing EXACTLY What I Want…

…is something that gets in my way QUITE often. One recent case was over this most recent New Year’s holiday. Adrianne and I were shopping for the night out and I really wanted to wear either a plain cute dress or shirt with a fabulous (really long) necklace. I didn’t find what I wanted at […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]