{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 […]

{Sale Alert} More Sales to Share

Starting in Raleigh, one of my favorite “mix of consignment and new” retailers, dress, is having a winter sale: Further along in Raleigh, Hayley’s at North Hills has extended their winter clearance sale: And over in Apex, The Rusty Bucket is having a “sweetheart of a deal” on custom upholstery through Valentine’s Day: Enjoy the […]

{Movers & Shakers} My Girlfriend’s Closet Grows, Moves in Cary and Apex and Kannon’s Opens in Raleigh’s Cameron Village

Ok, don’t let this post confuse you. It’s about to get busy up in this latest {Movers & Shakers} retail update! My Girlfriend’s Closet {Apex and Cary}, a super cute Downtown Apex consignment boutique, has grown to add a second location – this time in Downtown Cary… right near our gal pals at Cute Buttons […]

{New Boutique on the Block} Swoon Boutique in Holly Springs

Calling all Cary and Holly Springs shoppers, there’s a new boutique in town for you to check out! Swoon {Holly Springs | online} just opened yesterday, so stop in soon to visit them at 2112 Werrington Drive in Holly Springs (just outside of Raleigh / Cary / Apex off of Highway 55). Until then, find […]

The Rusty Bucket on DealSaver through Thursday

Heads up, Apex shoppers and home furnishings and antique fans – The Rusty Bucket {Apex} is running a Deal Saver (News & Observer’s daily deal site) promotion through Thursday of this week. If you act quickly, you can grab a $50 gift certificate to the store for only $25. If you’ve never been before, this […]

Mark Your Calendar: October Must-Shop Events

Wednesday and Thursday – October 13th and 14th Lela Rose Trunk Show at Vermillion Spring 2011 collection from 1 to 6 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday. Vermillion is at 4321-102 Lassiter at North Hills Ave., Raleigh. 787-9780, www.VermillionStyle.com Saturday through Saturday – October 16th through 23rd Jules Reid’s dresses and separates […]