North Hills: Continuing to Thrive and Expand

North Hills – The perfect place to shop, dine, live, work, play and stay! Lindsey Bacon shares a 2017 update on what’s coming soon to Midtown.





Cary Lazy Daze Sticks to Two-Day Schedule in August

The annual Cary Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Festival is confirmed to stick with the newly expanded two-day schedule in 2017.





{Sale Alert} Weekly Sale Roundup – February 23, 2017

This week’s sale guide includes local favorites Vietri, NoFo, and even a steal of a deal on bow ties online from menswear legend Nowell’s!





Guide to Local Retailers at University Place in Chapel Hill

University Place, located in the heart of Chapel Hill, features local retailers offering gourmet foods, home goods, jewelry, menswear, womenswear, and children’s clothing.





TOMS Discover Giving Tour Stopping at Peachy Keen on Saturday!

The TOMS Discover Giving Tour is coming to Cary! On November 14, from 12:00-4:00, be sure to come to Peachy Keen to get a taste of Peru through refreshments and a virtual video that shows you what an impact TOMS shoes is having on the lives of children in the country. About TOMS TOMS promotes One-for-one giving. Meaning, for […]





Seaboard Wine to Host SPCA Fundraiser

Seaboard Wine is hosting a wine tasting fundraiser on Thursday, July 30th from 5:30-8:00 in honor of National Mutt Day. National Mutt Day aims to celebrate, embrace, and save mixed breed dogs. Mixed breed dogs tend to be at higher risk for euthanization due to constant over-breeding and public desire of purebred dogs. “Mixed-breed” wines […]





Raleigh Food & Wine Festival Starts Thursday!

The Raleigh Food and Wine Festival is an innovative event showcasing the evolving culinary traditions of Raleigh. Make plans to dine around and enjoy a spectacular taste of Raleigh, Thursday, June 25, 2015 through Sunday, June 28, 2015. Thursday-Saturday, events will take place at different participating restaurants, wine shops, patisseries and bakeries – featuring wine […]





{Movers & Shakers} Southern Season to Debut Vivian Howard Collection, Pop-Up Shops

Southern Season has always been worth the drive to Chapel Hill’s University Mall, but shoppers in Raleigh and Charlotte won’t have to head to the Thrill when the gourmet food and gift retailer opens two smaller format stores as “pop-up shops” in November. According to Triangle Business Journal, “Southern Season will be opening a 5,000-square-foot […]





{Get to Know} Mad Hatter in Fuquay-Varina

After reading last week’s (Get to Know) feature on local hardware store Burke Brothers Hardware, I got the opportunity to hear from Bobbie of Mad Hatter in Fuquay-Varina, just south of Raleigh. Here is her store’s story: Mad Hatter, a specialty shop, opened in downtown Fuquay-Varina in August 2013 after a year in Clayton. Bobbie […]





{You’re Invited} Red and White Food and Beverage Festival on Tuesday

Right up there in awesomeness with shopping local is eating local and drinking local, so make plans to join us at The State Club {Raleigh} next Tuesday evening for the second annual Red and White Food and Beverage Festival! At this event, you’ll get to sample food and beverage products from over 40 NCSU alum-owned […]