Ivy Cottage Collections is Awarded Best of Houzz 2017

Houzz has named home decor hotspot and interior design firm, Ivy Cottage Collections, Best of Houzz 2017 for Customer Service. To be awarded Best of Houzz 2017, the family-owned store was evaluated on several factors. Primarily, this included assessing the number and quality of client reviews the business received in 2016.




Shopping Guide for Carr Mill Mall

Venture out to Carr Mill Mall and browse the various retail shops or eat at one of the many restaurants that surround the space.




{Save the Date} The Green Chair Project 2017 “Chairity” Event

Mark you calendars! You’re invited to the 2017 “Chairity” event on Thursday, April 20th, 2017, hosted by The Green Chair Project. This event furnishes lives with dignity, proceeds will provide furniture assistance benefiting 584 households by the end of 2017.




{Sale Alert} Weekly Sale Roundup – January 25, 2017

Shop this week’s sales including lots of home and gift favorites at SallyMack in Chapel Hill and Paisley Boutique in Raleigh and Cary. From Raleigh to Charlotte – and with lots of stops in between – we have this week’s round-up of the best places to shop local and enjoy a great sale this week.




Up-fit Grants Awarded to Three Downtown Raleigh Retailers

Downtown retailers Gypsy Jule, Port of Raleigh, and Retro Modern Furnishings are the most recent award recipients of up-fit incentive grants by the Downtown Raleigh Alliance. Each of the deserving downtown retailers received grants ranging from $3,000-$5,000, depending on the size of their store, and were selected through an application process. The Downtown Raleigh Alliance established […]




{Man Style Monday} Pitch & Primer

Pitch & Primer, a new men’s retail shop, is being built in Downtown Raleigh with the purpose of redefining the modern man’s shopping experience. The store will offer a variety of brands, personal stylists, and even a craft beer bar to provide men with a unique shopping environment. While the physical store is under construction, […]




{You’re Invited} The Green Chair Project Sale Starts Today!

It only happens 4 times a year: The Green Chair Project’s Fundraiser SALE – when YOU can SHOP!




{Now Hiring} Fairview Garden Center

Fairview Garden Center in Raleigh is now hiring flower-loving, smiling faces for Spring! Stop by Fairview Garden Center to fill out an application. If you have a resume, please attach it to the application. If you wish to speak to someone about the positions available, please call or email Phyllis Rollins at 919-851-6821 or HR@fairviewgardencenter.com. […]




Trig Modern Relocating from Downtown To Whitaker Mill

The Five Points and Whitaker Mill areas just outside of Downtown Raleigh are getting some great retail lately – here’s the latest installment! via company press release Trig Modern Announces Relocation To “Dock 1053” Joining a new business and retail center on Whitaker Mill Road. January 13, 2016 (Raleigh, NC) — Bob Drake, owner of […]




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 […]