Get Your Stitch Fix at the Beach!

A very cool announcement came out yesterday from Raleigh designer Holly Aiken about her Stitch brand of retail stores – yes, stores — there’s now two! Fans of the iconic Raleigh brand can now get their handbag and accessory fix just outside of Wilmington near the bridges heading over to Wrightsville Beach at 2035–B Eastwood […]

{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) […]

{Online Shopping} On the Go Bags from Holly Aiken

Need a bag that goes everywhere with you? (Who doesn’t?!) Holly Aiken {Raleigh} shows off the travel-worthy Taxi and Taxi Jr. with a little road trip inspiration, to boot. You can shop online with Holly Aiken 24/7 or stop by her retail store in Downtown Raleigh from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, and […]

{Trunk Shows} Fall looks from Hobo at Peachy Keen this week!

Join the girls at Peachy Keen {Cary} this Friday for their First Friday Hobo Trunk Show as Hobo hitchhikes to Raleigh! Their sleek, timeless designs, high quality leathers, and fun prints and patterns make Hobo The Original a go-to bag for all occasions. Find out more on the Peachy Keen blog: http://thepeachykeen.com/hobo-hitchhikes-to-raleigh-first-friday-trunk-show/.

{Trunk Shows} Donald J. Pliner Trunk Show at Main & Taylor Shoes starts Friday

Don’t get me wrong, I could live in flip flops, but one of my favorite things about the fall season is boots and new high heels! Kick off the season on Friday with the Donald J. Pliner Trunk Show at Main & Taylor’s North Hills location. Connie Cavalier, Southeast Sales Rep, will bring additional styles […]

{You’re Invited} Hobo Trade-In Trunk Show at The Globetrotter

Good cause, good sale at Cameron Village‘s own luggage and gift shop, The Globetrotter {Raleigh}, going on through the end of the month! Shop with purpose!

{Sale Alert} Buy two pairs and get a third free at Main & Taylor

On Sunday, Main and Taylor {Raleigh and Greensboro} announced a new “Some Things are Better in Threes” sale: Summer shoes are reduced up to 60% and now you can buy 2 sale shoes and get the 3rd sale pair free! In addition, their summer handbags are also reduced – enjoy up to 50% off! Shop […]

{Sale Alert} A Great Deal on Denim at Swagger

Nice jeans are a staple in my wardrobe. I’m usually a James Jeans kind of girl, but for a deal like this, I am most certainly willing to be persuaded otherwise! Check out this killer denim promotion that my friends at Swagger Gifts {Cary | online} are running right now: It’s really that simple! Stop […]

{You’re Invited} Scout Trunk Show Begins Tomorrow at Swagger

If last week as all about green in anticipation of St. Patrick’s Day (and it was), then this week is all about your personal invitations to all of the best retail events happening across town this week and upcoming weekend! The latest to be added to the calendar? The Swagger Gifts {Cary | online} Scout […]

{Window Shopping} Green Goodness from The Art of Style and Swagger

Green week continues here on I <3 Retail in anticipation of Saturday’s St. Patrick’s Day festivities with more shades of green than you can shake a stick at from The Art of Style {Raleigh} and Swagger Gifts {Cary | online}! Shopping Guide: 1 – Forest green sateen trench, $128 at The Art of Style 2 […]