{Now Hiring} Local Retailers Who Are Hiring – February 2017

These local retailers are looking for fresh talent to add to their stores – read on for details on how to apply with each!




{Sale Alert} Weekly Sale Roundup – February 1, 2017

Here is this week’s round-up of the best sales around town at local retailers we love! Save big when you shop small, friends.




{Sale Alert} Weekly Sale Roundup – January 18, 2017

Our weekly sale round-up is here! Shop local and save in Raleigh, Chapel Hill, and surrounding areas this week.




dress Now Offering Personal Shopping Services & More

Becca Carter, who has served as a store manager at dress. for over six years, will now be providing personalized shopping services between both store locations (Wade Avenue and North Raleigh).




{Sale Alert} This Week’s Sale Roundup – Feb. 11, 2016

It’s shaping up to be another big weekend of sales and special events at retailers around the Triangle, so don’t let a little winter chill keep you on the couch at home. Get out and shop local this Valentine’s weekend!




{Movers & Shakers} Dress. To Add Second Location in North Raleigh

North Raleigh gals, you’re about to have a new go-to boutique. I’m so excited for you! Dress. is by far one of my favorite Raleigh boutiques at their Ridge Road and Wade Avenue (Ridgewood Shopping Center) location. It’s a great blend of consignment and new and anytime I walk in “just to look”, I’m guaranteed […]




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 […]




{You’re Invited} Girls Night Out at dress.

Pam and the girls at dress. are going all out for a Girls Night Out event this week in their Ridgewood Shopping Center store in Raleigh. The fab event includes hair-do’s by Parlor Dry Bar for $5, a Brace UrSelf trunk show, mini manis from The Junction Salon Bar for only $5 and the best […]




{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 […]




dress. Raleigh Introduces dress Luxe

Exciting news for luxury and couture fashion lovers in the Triangle this week! dress boutique {Raleigh} has announced a new arrival of high-end brands not widely available locally – and the best part is that your shopping helps support a great cause.   According to a recent blogpost by dress, “We are thrilled to introduce […]