{You’re Invited} The Shop Local Raleigh Boutique Blowout is Back!

The Shop Local Raleigh Boutique Blowout is back and this year it’ll be held on Friday, August 8, at Cobblestone Hall in Downtown Raleigh’s historic City Market. The Boutique Blowout features local stores selling off their excess inventory at deeply discounted prices from 4:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. VIP tickets are available in advance only […]

Don’t Forget: Sign Up to Get the 4th Annual I Heart Retail Black Friday Shopping List!

What’s better than the annual I Heart Retail Black Friday shopping list – featuring all of the local retailer specials in town… compiled into one nice list? Having it delivered directly to your inbox… that’s what! And as a bonus, the annual collection now also includes Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday. It’s an entire […]

The Social Calendar for Shoppers

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{Movers & Shakers} Lots of Retail Happenings in Store for August!

July is almost over, but that’s ok… because there is a lot to look forward to in August! Dress {Raleigh} closed its location on Glenwood South yesterday to pack all of their great consignment and new merchandise and move just a few miles away to their sparkly new location at Ridgewood Shopping Center (3528 Wade […]

{You’re Invited} Cameron Village Sidewalk Sale – This Upcoming Weekend!

I’m going to be out of town on Saturday, so my plan is to hit up the sale on Sunday with the ladies when I get back. So for those of you who are getting the chance to shop the Cameron Village {Raleigh} Sidewalk Sale on early on Friday and Saturday, be sure to let […]

{You’re Invited} Get Caught Doing the Independent Business Crawl!

Shop Local Raleigh is challenging consumers to “Celebrate Your Independents” by visiting at least 12 different Shop Local Raleigh independent businesses between July 1 and September 15. All you have to do is pick up a game card at almost any Shop Local Raleigh business or download it here. Then, visit any 12 Shop Local […]

Retailers and Brands – Are You Planning Something Special for the Thanksgiving Weekend?

Thanksgiving Weekend shopping is coming! If you’re a retailer or local brand joining in the fun with Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, or Cyber Monday specials, be sure to let me know about it! Email me at lisa@iheartretail.com and we’ll be sure to include you in our special shopping update features here on I <3 […]