More Weekend Updates: Sunday – August 8th, 2010

Ok, there’s just too much goodness out there this weekend to not warrant TWO weekend updates… so here goes! (PS – All of these updates came from facebook! Be sure to become a fan of these great local retailers and I <3 Retail, while you’re at it!) Wag Pet Boutique {Raleigh} Big sale! 50-60% off […]

Weekend Shopping Update: August 7th-8th, 2010

Unless you’ve been in hiding, you’re well aware that it’s tax-free weekend. Even retailers who don’t “technically” quality for the tax-free promotion are offering up discounts to attract shoppers, so let’s take a look at what’s happening besides tax-free this weekend – cool? Adore Designer Resale {Cary} has summer dresses marked way down! Extra 20% […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Don’t Forget About Dad!

Back in April, many New Raleigh readers (myself included) discussed the state of retail on West Street in Downtown Raleigh, and specifically – menswear. The thread sadly was about the upcoming closing of Get Dressed, a funky Downtown Raleigh consignment boutique, which always offered an enjoyable shopping (or just browsing the cool collection) experience. Commenter […]

Weekend Goodness Around Town!

It’s NC… I realize many of you are using every weekend to migrate to the beach or the lake… but if you’re staying in town this weekend, make sure to add these boutiques to your shopping agendas! Beleza {Raleigh/online} owners P. Dail and Sara invite all of their Saturday morning shoppers at the Cameron Village […]

Love It Thursday: GiGi’s Boutique, Ornamentea, and Denim & Lace

There is quite a lot to love this week around both Raleigh and Cary! Here are my personal picks for the week: This must-have summer tunic at GiGi’s Boutique (Raleigh/Cary/online) is light, I love the colors, and at only $40.00, it is, what I like to call, “new summer wardrobe budget-friendly”! The girls at Denim […]