{Movers & Shakers} Southern Season to Debut Vivian Howard Collection, Pop-Up Shops

Southern Season has always been worth the drive to Chapel Hill’s University Mall, but shoppers in Raleigh and Charlotte won’t have to head to the Thrill when the gourmet food and gift retailer opens two smaller format stores as “pop-up shops” in November. According to Triangle Business Journal, “Southern Season will be opening a 5,000-square-foot […]

{You’re Invited} Cute Buttons Gift and Paper Boutique’s Holiday Open House

The first of what promises to be many holiday open house events this season, Cute Buttons Gift and Paper Boutique keeps the doors open late for a first look at holiday shopping. Stop by from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 16 to order your holiday cards and enjoy special savings. Cute Buttons […]

Last-minute Black Friday, Small Business Friday, and Cyber Monday Deals are Now Posted on Facebook

Leaving work a few minutes early to catch a few late Black Friday deals? Can’t say we blame ya! For those deals that didn’t quite make it in time for our annual list that was published yesterday, be sure to check out our Facebook page for the 2012 Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber […]

4th Annual Black Friday Shopping Guide is Here!

I just hit send on this little ditty (it’s a labor of love, y’all) and am thrilled to share with you all the 4th Annual I Heart Retail Black Friday Shopping Guide, complete with Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, too! View the email here: http://www.iheartretail.com/enews/2012_11_22.html And view the list on the web here: http://iheartretail.com/retail-love/black-friday-small-business-saturday-cyber-monday-2012/ […]

Don’t Forget: Sign Up to Get the 4th Annual I Heart Retail Black Friday Shopping List!

What’s better than the annual I Heart Retail Black Friday shopping list – featuring all of the local retailer specials in town… compiled into one nice list? Having it delivered directly to your inbox… that’s what! And as a bonus, the annual collection now also includes Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday. It’s an entire […]

{You’re Invited} The Cameron Village Holiday Open House is Thursday!

One of Cameron Village‘s {Raleigh} most popular annual events returns this week – the Holiday Open House! The first 800 shoppers can take advantage of a $25 gift certificate reward with qualifying $100 purchase (excludes Harris Teeter, drug store, and the ABC store!) and some retailers are offering additional gift certificates and special offers in […]

{You’re Invited} Downtown Cary Holiday Open House on Thursday

Join Alison, Tiki (our favorite shop cat), and the girls at Cute Buttons Gift and Paper Boutique {Cary | online} and their neighbors on Thursday night for the Downtown Cary Holiday Open House! From 4 pm until 8 pm, enjoy store specials, refreshments and lots and lots of merriment. Be sure to invite a friend! […]

{You’re Invited} The Art of Style’s Annual Holiday Fashion Show for a Great Cause!

It’s that time of the year again, folks – time for The Art of Style‘s {Raleigh} very own Holiday Charity Fashion Show benefiting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society! Enjoy a live and silent auction, models walking the runway with the latest and greatest outfits of the season, food, wine, and beer provided by Lonerider and […]

{Sale Alert} In case you’re still in need of a New Year’s Eve dress…

…because I know I sure haven’t decided what I’m wearing yet! It’s two days before New Year’s Eve festivities and I’m pinning like a crazy woman in anticipation. bevello {Raleigh | online} is where I picked up my holiday party dress a few weekends ago (pictured at right – I’m the one in red), but […]

{Sale Alert} The perfect stocking stuffer for any girl who loves a good manicure

I’m thinking pretty nail polish from Luxe Beauty Boutique {Raleigh | online} (formerly Luxe Apothecary) at North Hills would in fact make a GREAT stocking stuffer, because what girl doesn’t love a beautiful manicure? (PS: Here’s the link to print the email offer above.)