{Movers & Shakers} The Doodling Bug, Kristen’s, Pop Shop, Fleur and Luxe All Announce Changes this Summer

Lots happening in the Triangle-area shopping scene, with exciting announcements all the way from Apex to Cameron Village. Starting in Apex and already open for business, The Doodling Bug has expanded from the NC State Fairgrounds Flea Market to add an additional home in Downtown Apex. Billed as “an emporium of local brands, unique artisans […]

{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, […]

{Weekend Update} Fashion Shows, Marketplace, and a Pop-Up Shop

Not heading to the beach this weekend? That’s ok – there’s plenty happening in Raleigh! Redress Eco-fashion Show and Marketplace Eco-fashion Show Friday, May 30, 6-8pm, Cobblestone Hall in Downtown Raleigh Tickets are already available at the link above and the show will feature 13 designers in 11 collections! Redress marketplace Friday, May 30, 5-9pm, […]

{Final Sale} Elaine Miller Collection Closes for Retirement at North Hills

I’m bummed to report that when I was visiting North Hills for lunch, I noticed the Elaine Miller Collection storefront empty. My gal gal at North Hills confirmed later that day for me that Elaine had in fact retired. Good for Elaine, but sad for the state of jewelry shopping in Raleigh. She had such […]

{Movers & Shakers} Moon and Lola Opens Downtown Apex Retail Storefront

Moon and Lola, the locally-based jewelry brand with national brand awareness, has called Downtown Apex home for their production studio for as long as I can remember. This spring, they’ve upped their ante in the “peak of good living” by adding a second Triangle-area retail storefront. Their first is my usual stop – located in […]

{Trend Report} Stacked Rings for Spring

My latest jewelry trend obsession is rings – lots of them, stacked, on every finger (and thumb), you name it. So naturally, this email from Moon and Lola of Apex/Charleston/Raleigh/online totally had my full attention. And in further Moon & Lola news announced yesterday, you can now find the nationally-recongized, but locally-based brand at equally-local […]

{Trunk Show} Personalized Jewelry Event at Charlotte’s

As a bona fide Southern girl, I firmly believe it is one of my inalienable rights to put my monogram on anything and everything… jewelry included! If you believe in the same, visit Charlotte’s in Cameron Village on Thursday, April 10, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. for a personalized jewelry trunk show and […]

{You’re Invited} Bailey’s Fine Jewelry Estate Jewelry Show

On the lookout for vintage jewelry this weekend in Raleigh? Bailey’s is featuring a Fine Jewelry Estate Jewelry Show at both Raleigh locations. On Friday you can find the collection at the Crabtree Valley Mall location and on Saturday it moves to Cameron Village. As always, you can find this event and many others on […]

{Final Sale} Beleza Winter Clearance Sale & Store Closing

I hate to write these posts, especially when I’ve personally shopped with such fine people and business owners as P. Dail and Sara who own Beleza in Raleigh’s Cameron Village. Beleza will be clearing out much of their winter merchandise during this weekend’s clearance sale, as well as store fixtures and other retailer must-haves.

{Sale Alert} 18th Annual Attic Sale at Uniquities is Today!

Ok shoppers – listen up – this is THE shopping event of the year. Originally, it was held at both Chapel Hill and Cameron Village locations, and the Chapel Hill location would have a line wrapping around the block! The Cameron Village store has always been a bit more sane. Shop on!