{Man Style Monday} Get to Know Bald Head Blues

I had the pleasure of meeting Bald Head Blues creator and owner Claude Pope, III at the North Hills Beach Music Series this past summer (how appropriate, right?) and love the preppy style he’s bringing from coastal North Carolina to menswear all over the area. I couldn’t wait to share it here for #ManStyleMonday! Bald […]

{Get To Know} Southern Belle Candles

Raleigh, NC’s Audra Ohlweiler lives by southern traditions – large family dinners, days on the lake with friends, and neighborhood barbecues. And it’s those southern traditions that have inspired the intoxicating scents she sells under the name Southern Belle Candles. The candles are sold online and at a growing list of local retailers and feature […]

{Get To Know} Porch Fly Clothing

Have you had lunch, dinner, or cocktails at The Station in Downtown Raleigh? Did you notice the totally casual but totally appropriate for the neighborhood t-shirts that the staff was wearing? That’s one of the first places I really noticed Porch Fly Clothing’s local to Raleigh line of tees for both men and women, so […]

{Get to Know} Jitty’s

One of the newest additions to the Cameron Village retailer roster is Jitty’s – located between Baskin Robbins and Ivy & Leo. Michelle DeWitt and her husband have returned to the South (welcome back, y’all!) after 14 years in Chicago and have brought their retail store, and Michelle’s vibrant style, back with them to share […]

{Get to Know} Mad Hatter in Fuquay-Varina

After reading last week’s (Get to Know) feature on local hardware store Burke Brothers Hardware, I got the opportunity to hear from Bobbie of Mad Hatter in Fuquay-Varina, just south of Raleigh. Here is her store’s story: Mad Hatter, a specialty shop, opened in downtown Fuquay-Varina in August 2013 after a year in Clayton. Bobbie […]

{Get to Know} Burke Brothers Hardware

This week’s {Get to Know} local retailer profile comes from Paula Burke of Burke Brothers Hardware in Raleigh – my go to stop for supplies for my house, yard and even event management supplies for work (think zip ties, caution tape, colored duct tape and so on). The friendly staff helps me get in and […]