North Hills: Continuing to Thrive and Expand

North Hills – The perfect place to shop, dine, live, work, play and stay! Lindsey Bacon shares a 2017 update on what’s coming soon to Midtown.





Cary Lazy Daze Sticks to Two-Day Schedule in August

The annual Cary Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Festival is confirmed to stick with the newly expanded two-day schedule in 2017.





Get Your Stylish Accessory Fix in Cary

Get your stylish accessory fix in Cary, NC with our guide to shopping for handbags, jewelry, scarves, and more at local boutiques.





{Sale Alert} Weekly Sale Roundup – February 1, 2017

Here is this week’s round-up of the best sales around town at local retailers we love! Save big when you shop small, friends.





{Sale Alert} Weekly Sale Roundup – January 11, 2017

Get ready to shop local and save when you do! Here is our weekly round-up of sales and special offers from independent retailers around town. Raleigh Lightyears Starting Friday we will have ALL scarves, hats, gloves, ponchos and other winter goods 30% off! ALL purses and wallets will be 30% off! Each store will also […]





{Sale Alert} Weekly Sale Roundup – July 14, 2016

The annual Cameron Village Sidewalk Sale returns – plus lots of other great boutique savings – from Lake Norman to Raleighwood!





{New Boutique on the Block} Local Squirrel Plants Roots in Cameron Village

In anticipation of The Local Squirrel’s Grand Opening this Thursday, Lisa, Lindsey, and I had the great privilege to get an inside look at the store’s creation and talk shop with owner Rachael Pusateri about her story! After opening about a month ago, the Local Squirrel now has its roots and is fully prepared to […]





{First Look} The Local Squirrel in Raleigh’s Cameron Village

We’re sending our best wishes to Rachael Pusateri on the opening of her new super cute boutique in Cameron Village called “The Local Squirrel”! Here are a few pictures to share a sneak peek of the new boutique, which is now open seven days a week and ready for you to come shop. Don’t miss […]





{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!





{Final Sale} Ornamentea’s Final Party

After a seventeen year long run, Downtown Raleigh’s Ornamentea bead and jewelry-making retailer will be closing up shop.