{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!

Last-Minute Gifts Under $25 and $50 That You Can Take Home Today!

Shopping last minute? No big deal when you shop local – and you won’t break the bank, either! Check out these great finds under $25 and $50 that you can take home with you today. Many stores are open generous hours on Christmas Eve, too… for those truly last-minute gifts. Happy shopping, y’all! Raleigh Seaboard […]

2015 Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, & Cyber Monday Shopping Guide

Nearly 70 local retailers are ready to help you get your holiday shopping going, while saving you some of your hard-earned money at the same time. They’re enticing you in with great specials and the VIP treatment, so keep your dollars in the community by shopping local on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber […]

{Window Shopping} Peter Millar for Her

Until a recent browsing of my email inbox, I thought Peter Millar was “just a golf apparel company for men”. Well, I was totally wrong about that! Based in Durham, NC, the Peter Millar style philosophy is driven by the idea that “at some point, being stylish began to mean uncomfortable jackets, painful shoes and […]

{Trend Report} Belk’s Women’s Most Wanted – Spring 2014

Ok ladies, today is for you! If you missed our {Trend Report} Spring 2014 Style Statements from Belk’s Arlene Goldstein last week or yesterday’s {Trend Report} Belk’s Men’s Most Wanted – Spring 2014, now’s a great time to catch up on those reports before diving into today’s feature: the most wanted looks for women. At […]

{Trend Report} Belk’s Men’s Most Wanted – Spring 2014

Loving the Spring 2014 style statements we shared with you last week from Belk‘s Arlene Goldstein? We dig deeper into these statements for men’s and women’s styles today and tomorrow! Today it’s all about the well-dressed gentlemen! From snazzy socks, to cool linen (which is a must as the temperatures swing between 7 a.m. and […]

{Trend Report} Spring 2014 Style Statements from Belk’s Arlene Goldstein

It certainly doesn’t feel like spring here in the Carolinas right now, but the calendar says we officially made it last week. I always profess my love for fall fashions in September, but by March I’ve grown tired of even the best cold weather outfits and am always eagerly awaiting the spring refresh of my […]

{Trend Report} Belk’s Style Statements for Women’s Fall 2013 Fashion

Wrapping up our three-part {Trend Report} series on Fall 2013 fashion for men and women from Belk {Across NC | online}, today’s we’ll take a look at what this upcoming season’s “Style Statements” are for the ladies. As I mentioned earlier this week, Belk was kind enough to invite me to a trend forecasting session […]

{Trend Report} Belk’s Top 10 Most Wanted for Women’s Fall 2013 Fashion

As I told you on Monday when starting this week’s three-part {Trend Report) series on most wanted fall fashions, I had the pleasure of attending a trend forecasting session with Belk’s Vice President of Trend Merchandising and Fashion Direction, Arlene Goldstein a few weeks ago. Belk (privately-owned and headquartered right here in NC, in Charlotte) […]

{Sale Alert} Lots of Summer Sales in Raleigh and Cary Happening Now

I know I had you at the words “Summer Sales”, so I won’t keep you from the retail details any further. Here they are! The semi annual Dress for Success Triangle NC {Durham and Raleign} Excess Inventory Sale is happening this weekend. Open to the public on Saturday and Sunday, the event lasts from 10:00 […]