{Man Style Monday} RIADA by Adair Handcrafted Gifts for the Holidays

RIADA by Adair is a North Carolina-based company with a studio located in Greenville, NC and production in the Triangle area. NC State University 2012 graduate Jasmine Flood is the owner and lead designer of RIADA by Adair. Back in May, Birchbox selected her men’s tie bars to go in their male subscribers’ May Birchbox… […]

{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, […]

{Trend Report} Belk’s Women’s Most Wanted – Spring 2014

Ok ladies, today is for you! If you missed our {Trend Report} Spring 2014 Style Statements from Belk’s Arlene Goldstein last week or yesterday’s {Trend Report} Belk’s Men’s Most Wanted – Spring 2014, now’s a great time to catch up on those reports before diving into today’s feature: the most wanted looks for women. At […]

{Trend Report} Belk’s Men’s Most Wanted – Spring 2014

Loving the Spring 2014 style statements we shared with you last week from Belk‘s Arlene Goldstein? We dig deeper into these statements for men’s and women’s styles today and tomorrow! Today it’s all about the well-dressed gentlemen! From snazzy socks, to cool linen (which is a must as the temperatures swing between 7 a.m. and […]

{Trend Report} Spring 2014 Style Statements from Belk’s Arlene Goldstein

It certainly doesn’t feel like spring here in the Carolinas right now, but the calendar says we officially made it last week. I always profess my love for fall fashions in September, but by March I’ve grown tired of even the best cold weather outfits and am always eagerly awaiting the spring refresh of my […]

{Window Shopping} Brrr… Dress Warm with Leggings from Bevello!

Brr… it is literally freezing out there. Make sure to dress appropriate – but don’t sacrifice cute in the process. Leggings carry short dresses into freezing temps effortlessly… and Bevello‘s got ’em in Raleigh, Chapel Hill, Greensboro, Winston, Wilmington, Charlotte and online! Stay cozy!

Thinking Engagement? Think Free Honeymoon!

Thanks to Joy and the gang at Rountree Communications for the heads up on this special Bailey’s Fine Jewelry {Raleigh and more | online} promotion. (I’m sure there are brides and grooms who read this who will be saying “thank you!”, too.) During the month of August, Bailey’s will be sending new engagement ring buyers […]

{Trend Report} Belk’s Style Statements for Women’s Fall 2013 Fashion

Wrapping up our three-part {Trend Report} series on Fall 2013 fashion for men and women from Belk {Across NC | online}, today’s we’ll take a look at what this upcoming season’s “Style Statements” are for the ladies. As I mentioned earlier this week, Belk was kind enough to invite me to a trend forecasting session […]