{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 […]