Be Pure Beauty Arrives in Chapel Hill

Say hello to Chapel Hill’s first all-natural beauty bar — Be Pure Beauty. This shop reinforces the idea of clean beauty and supports non-toxic products.




iheartretail Profile: Whilden

Come check out Whilden boutique in the Galleria Shopping Center located in Chapel Hill. The new boutique offers women’s apparel, jewelry and much more!




Read With Me Children’s Bookstore to Open in Downtown Raleigh

In January, the Downtown Raleigh Alliance announced that Christine Brenner, a former teacher and school librarian, will be opening a children’s bookstore called “Read With Me”, hopefully in March of 2017.




{You’re Invited} The Flourish Market Grand Opening in Downtown Raleigh

Join The Flourish Market for their Downtown Raleigh ribbon-cutting ceremony, and other grand opening celebrations, on Friday, January 27, 2017.




Two New Downtown Raleigh Retailers Receive DRA Up-Fit Grants

The Downtown Raleigh Alliance proudly awarded two retail up-fit grants this holiday season as part of its mission to attract new retailers to downtown Raleigh. The Art of Style and Emily & Co. both opened their doors this fall.




{New Boutique on the Block} Local Squirrel Plants Roots in Cameron Village

In anticipation of The Local Squirrel’s Grand Opening this Thursday, Lisa, Lindsey, and I had the great privilege to get an inside look at the store’s creation and talk shop with owner Rachael Pusateri about her story! After opening about a month ago, the Local Squirrel now has its roots and is fully prepared to […]




{First Look} The Local Squirrel in Raleigh’s Cameron Village

We’re sending our best wishes to Rachael Pusateri on the opening of her new super cute boutique in Cameron Village called “The Local Squirrel”! Here are a few pictures to share a sneak peek of the new boutique, which is now open seven days a week and ready for you to come shop. Don’t miss […]




{Man Style Monday} Pitch & Primer

Pitch & Primer, a new men’s retail shop, is being built in Downtown Raleigh with the purpose of redefining the modern man’s shopping experience. The store will offer a variety of brands, personal stylists, and even a craft beer bar to provide men with a unique shopping environment. While the physical store is under construction, […]




Downtown Raleigh’s New Adventure Lifestyle Shop: Devolve Moto

A new store has come to Downtown Raleigh and if you have any sort of knack for adventure, you have to check this place out: Devolve Moto is an Adventure Lifestyle Shop and Cafe, located on Glenwood Avenue, full of motorcycle riding wear, outdoor gear and much more. When you walk down Glenwood, you will […]




Raleigh Gold Re-Opens as Raleigh Diamond

Raleigh Diamond has opened a nearly 10,000 square feet jewelry showroom in Raleigh near Crabtree Valley Mall at 5925 Glenwood Avenue. In addition to jewelry sales, the store also offers jewelry repair, appraisal, and recycle/resale of items you no longer want or need. Previously operating as two separate “Raleigh Gold” stores, the newly re-branded and […]