{Movers & Shakers} J. Alane’s and Main & Taylor Make Retail Moves

J. Alane’s Fine Lingerie {Cary}, formerly of North Hills, now calls Cary’s Arboretum at Westin home – joining our friends at Joint Venture Jewelry in the shopping center at the corner of Harrison Avenue and Westin Parkway. Stop in and see the staff at J. Alane’s for an expert bra fitting soon at 2065 Renaissance […]

Oh Yeah… the eNews has Arrived, too!

Just delivered fresh to inboxes, the latest i heart retail eNews has arrived! Read it online now: http://iheartretail.com/enews/2011-02-12.html The latest edition features our favorite finds from Clothes Hound, Ornamentea, Joint Venture Jewelry, GiGi’s Boutique, Whalebone Urban Surf, Liles Clothing Company, Revolver, Cute Buttons Gift and Paper Boutique, and more! Enjoy 🙂

{Holiday Weekend Update} Saturday, January 15, 2011 through Monday, January 17, 2011

My, my, my! I just got back in town from a quick two-day visit to Wilmington to work with my gal pal Lisa – the princess of sleep at Fred’s Beds – and it appears I’m back in town just in time! Check out all the happenings and of course, share these retail details with […]

A Few of My Local Favorites Made the N&O Today

As mentioned almost weekly here, Jennifer Bringle’s Stylin’ column in the Monday morning Lifestyle section of the N&O is pretty much the only thing I read without fail every single week. Why? Because she’s got the best local tidbits in print, right alongside Sue Stock… another one of my N&O favorites! (It also helps that […]

{You’re Invited} Celebrate with Joint Venture Jewelry!

Established in August 1998, Joint Venture Jewelry is celebrating its 12th year in business with a special 12 percent off anniversary sale that runs until the end of the month – so you have a few days left to celebrate and shop! Joint Venture will take 12 percent off everything store-wide including merchandise, restorations, special […]

More Weekend Updates: Sunday – August 8th, 2010

Ok, there’s just too much goodness out there this weekend to not warrant TWO weekend updates… so here goes! (PS – All of these updates came from facebook! Be sure to become a fan of these great local retailers and I <3 Retail, while you’re at it!) Wag Pet Boutique {Raleigh} Big sale! 50-60% off […]

Are You Team Edward or Team Jacob?

Whether you’re Team Edward or Team Jacob (or Team “I’ll Shop for Any Great Cause!”), tomorrow night’s Girls Night Out at Swagger Gifts is for you! Eclipse Girls Night Out & Red Cross Fundraiser! Tuesday, June 29th – 6:00pm until 8:00pm With the release of Eclipse, the third movie in the Twilight series, the girls […]

Weekend Goodness Around Town!

It’s NC… I realize many of you are using every weekend to migrate to the beach or the lake… but if you’re staying in town this weekend, make sure to add these boutiques to your shopping agendas! Beleza {Raleigh/online} owners P. Dail and Sara invite all of their Saturday morning shoppers at the Cameron Village […]

Local Retail Headlines: April 26th, 2010

That Jennifer Bringle at the N&O sure knows her stuff – read the full feature online at http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/04/19/440763/ready-set-trunk-show.html! Kristen’s Shoe Boutique in Cary Hosts Trunk Show to Benefit Dress for Success! From Jennifer’s article, “known for funky sandals and heels perfect for a weekend at the beach, Jack Rogers is a summer favorite for many […]