{Movers & Shakers} The Doodling Bug, Kristen’s, Pop Shop, Fleur and Luxe All Announce Changes this Summer

Lots happening in the Triangle-area shopping scene, with exciting announcements all the way from Apex to Cameron Village. Starting in Apex and already open for business, The Doodling Bug has expanded from the NC State Fairgrounds Flea Market to add an additional home in Downtown Apex. Billed as “an emporium of local brands, unique artisans […]

{Sale Alert} Summer Sales in Full Swing

Happy early 4th of July to you AND your wallet! Beginning this week and lasting well into the heat of July, local retailers are turning up the discounts and promotions to get you away from the pool and into the store. In Lafayette Village and Cameron Village, Anna & Alice is celebrating with $100 specials […]

{Sale Alert} Summer Sales are Starting this Weekend

Jitty’s Boutique has announced their annual spring and summer clearance has started in Raleigh’s Cameron Village. Their entire stock of spring and summer merchandise is 30-60% off. From Friday, June 20 through Sunday, June 22, buy one regular price necklace at Fedora in Raleigh’s Cameron Village or Olde Raleigh Village (other locations in Downtown Apex, […]

{Movers & Shakers} Moon and Lola Opens Downtown Apex Retail Storefront

Moon and Lola, the locally-based jewelry brand with national brand awareness, has called Downtown Apex home for their production studio for as long as I can remember. This spring, they’ve upped their ante in the “peak of good living” by adding a second Triangle-area retail storefront. Their first is my usual stop – located in […]

{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 […]

{Sale Alert} More Sales to Share

Starting in Raleigh, one of my favorite “mix of consignment and new” retailers, dress, is having a winter sale: Further along in Raleigh, Hayley’s at North Hills has extended their winter clearance sale: And over in Apex, The Rusty Bucket is having a “sweetheart of a deal” on custom upholstery through Valentine’s Day: Enjoy the […]

{Sale Alert} The Fifth Annual Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday Shopping Guide is here!

I’ll be adding to this list as more special offers are shared tomorrow. If you’re a local retailer or brand and don’t see your business listed here, let us know what special offers you have in store for shoppers in the comment section below! JUMP TO: Black Friday | Small Business Saturday | Cyber Monday […]

{Movers & Shakers} My Girlfriend’s Closet Grows, Moves in Cary and Apex and Kannon’s Opens in Raleigh’s Cameron Village

Ok, don’t let this post confuse you. It’s about to get busy up in this latest {Movers & Shakers} retail update! My Girlfriend’s Closet {Apex and Cary}, a super cute Downtown Apex consignment boutique, has grown to add a second location – this time in Downtown Cary… right near our gal pals at Cute Buttons […]

{New Boutique on the Block} Swoon Boutique in Holly Springs

Calling all Cary and Holly Springs shoppers, there’s a new boutique in town for you to check out! Swoon {Holly Springs | online} just opened yesterday, so stop in soon to visit them at 2112 Werrington Drive in Holly Springs (just outside of Raleigh / Cary / Apex off of Highway 55). Until then, find […]

The Rusty Bucket on DealSaver through Thursday

Heads up, Apex shoppers and home furnishings and antique fans – The Rusty Bucket {Apex} is running a Deal Saver (News & Observer’s daily deal site) promotion through Thursday of this week. If you act quickly, you can grab a $50 gift certificate to the store for only $25. If you’ve never been before, this […]