Cute Buttons Gift & Paper Boutique Celebrates Seventh Birthday, But the Food Bank Gets the Gift!

Cute Buttons Gift and Paper Boutique will celebrate its seventh birthday by hosting “Shop Cute Buttons – $7 for 7 Years”, an event to benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina. Since its founding in 1980, the Food Bank CENC has grown to support 34 counties by distributing more than 236 million […]

{You’re Invited} Peachy Keen Hosts Headbands of Hope Charity Fashion Show

Peachy Keen Boutique & Headbands of Hope are partnering up to advocate Childhood Cancer Awareness with a Charity Fashion Show benefiting life-saving research on Thursday, Sep. 17 at 7 p.m. The show will feature live music, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, headband styling, runway show, fall fashion trends, debut of a new headband collection, plus silent auction […]

{Movers & Shakers} Retail Store Changes in Downtown Raleigh’s Glenwood South

Beloved clothing and accessories store, Cat Banjo, has officially closed its doors at its Downtown Raleigh Glenwood Ave. location. While it’s physical presence will be missed, the retailer will shift to focus exclusively on it online shop and non-profit animal rescue efforts. Cat Banjo is known for its one-of-a-kind clothing, jewelry, and gifts that local artists. The […]

{New Boutique on the Block} Thrift 2 Gift Opens Second Location

Thrift 2 Gift, a mission-based resale store based in Cary has announced the upcoming addition of a second location in Apex at 1402 East Williams Street. The Grand Opening will be August 1. Thrift 2 Gift is a branch of Seeds of Mustard Ministries, a non-profit ministry that funds other like-minded ministries that provide assistance […]

{You’re Invited} Junior League of Raleigh’s Fashion Forward 2015

Want to see Belk’s spring fashion trends and support a good cause? Then save the date for the Junior League of Raleigh’s Fashion Forward 2015! When: March 8, 2015 Where: Belk at Crabtree Valley Mall, Raleigh, NC Exclusive VIP event: Early shopping begins at 5 p.m.; VIP fashion show at 5:45 p.m. General shopping: 6 […]

{Man Style Monday} High Cotton Designs “Official Me Fine Tie”

The Me Fine Foundation is proud to announce High Cotton, a Raleigh-based men’s apparel brand, has dedicated a tie from their Spring line to benefit the non-profit. The Kelly Maybank striped bow tie and neck tie bow will be the official “Me Fine Tie” with 30% of all purchases of the tie donated to the […]

{You’re Invited} Cary Academy Holiday Shoppe

I’ve been to this event myself and it’s one of the better holiday pop-up shops/community events for buying great gifts – everyone that I can remember being there was locally-owned or operated. Win-win for everyone involved! Cary Holiday Shoppe Dec. 4-6 Cary Academy Campus 1500 North Harrison Avenue Thursday, Dec. 4 – 9:30 a.m.- 5 […]

{You’re Invited} Couture for a Cause Tickets on Sale

Tickets are now on sale for Couture for a Cause 2014! One of the best annual fashion shows in town, that also happens to benefit a great cause, happens on Saturday, Nov. 15 at Marbles Kids Museum in Downtown Raleigh. Doors open at 7 p.m. for a cocktail hour and the party lasts from 8 […]

{You’re Invited} Capital Run Walk’s Monster Dash

Capital Run Walk of Cameron Village is holding their annual Monster Dash 1 mile fun run and 5k race on Sunday, Oct. 26. Last year over 700 runners signed up for this event that has become a staple on the weekend before Halloween. Sandy Roberts led all finishers in 15:26, while Kimberlie Meeker won the […]

Local Retailers Going Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness This Month

Take 10% Off with Breast Cancer Awareness at Lilies & Lace (Wilmington): October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In effort to raise awareness and encourage creating an early detection plan, Lilies and Lace is offering 10% off any bra to anyone that mentions Breast Cancer Awareness month. Donations to Charity with Aqua After Hours […]