{New Boutique on the Block} SallyMack Life Furnishings in Chapel Hill

Just based on the bright colors shared on their website and Facebook page, I cannot wait to find myself in Chapel Hill so I can visit the new SallyMack Life Furnishings home decor, gift and furniture store. PS: Props for the name “life furnishings”, because after all… home is where life is lived! Open Tuesday […]

{Movers & Shakers} Southern Season to Debut Vivian Howard Collection, Pop-Up Shops

Southern Season has always been worth the drive to Chapel Hill’s University Mall, but shoppers in Raleigh and Charlotte won’t have to head to the Thrill when the gourmet food and gift retailer opens two smaller format stores as “pop-up shops” in November. According to Triangle Business Journal, “Southern Season will be opening a 5,000-square-foot […]

The Cure for Expensive Taste

So many of us can relate: champagne taste on a beer budget. I was reminded of this last week while I was at a professional networking event (#TIMAMixology in Chapel Hill) and got to talking to a newcomer to the Raleigh area about expensive taste – specifically, that of her teenage daughter. I told her […]

{Final Sale} Clothes Hound Closing Up Shop

I hate to write updates about independent retailers closing up shop here in our local area and I really hate to write two in one month. I have loved following Bryce and the gang from Clothes Hound {Raleigh and Chapel Hill | online} as they expanded from an online-only boutique, to their first brick-and-mortar retail […]

4th Annual Black Friday Shopping Guide is Here!

I just hit send on this little ditty (it’s a labor of love, y’all) and am thrilled to share with you all the 4th Annual I Heart Retail Black Friday Shopping Guide, complete with Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, too! View the email here: http://www.iheartretail.com/enews/2012_11_22.html And view the list on the web here: http://iheartretail.com/retail-love/black-friday-small-business-saturday-cyber-monday-2012/ […]

{Sale Alert} Buy More, Save More event at Clothes Hound in Raleigh

Time to stock up on fall wardrobe must-haves, Raleigh Clothes Hound lovers! Clothes Hound has two local locations – one in Raleigh and one in Chapel Hill. The Raleigh store, the only location that this sale is happening at, is located at 8111 Creedmoor Road, in Brennan Station. You can also shop with Bryce and […]

{Fashion Shows} College Fashion Week 2012 – Raleigh

In doing a bit of “Googling” yesterday, I stumbled upon mention of a national College Fashion Week tour which features a stop in… you guessed it… right here in the Triangle. Reminder: Raleigh-Durham Fashion Week is coming!!! Wednesday, October 3, 2012 By Melissa Paniagua, HerCampus.com College Fashion Week is coming to Raleigh-Durham! Hey there collegiettes! […]