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 […]

{You’re Invited} Lisa Stewart Designs Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The Downtown Raleigh Alliance is hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony for Lisa Stewart Designs‘ newly designed storefront in Downtown Raleigh’s Historic City Market. Date // Thursday, August 28, 2014 Time // 5:30 pm Where // Lisa Stewart Designs Address // 323 Blake St, City Market Check out the event to mix and mingle and check […]

{You’re Invited} Bridal Event at Charlotte’s in Cameron Village

Planning a wedding? Plan to stop by Charlotte’s in Raleigh’s Cameron Village tomorrow for a special after-hours shopping event from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. featuring swag bags for the first 20 brides who call to RSVP (919-821-9828), 20% off store wide, and raffle prizes including a $250 Laura Mercier gift bag and jewelry steamer. […]

{Window Shopping} Feelgoodz Partners with Musician Jack Johnson for Feel Good Flip Flops

Earlier this summer, the gang from the Downtown tree house office and retail shop Feelgoodz announced a partnership with musician Jack Johnson for a line of flip flops that you can feel good about. 100% of proceeds from this unique collection benefit the Kokua Hawaii Foundation, supporting environmental education. With plenty of flip flop weather […]

{You’re Invited} Two Very Cool Events For Guys This Week

In order of when they’re happening – so as not to show favorites, of course! Friday, June 6th Join the Junior League of Raleigh at High Cotton in Downtown Raleigh on First Friday where High Cotton founder Judy Hill will donate 20% of proceeds from the shopping event back to JLR!   Sunday, June 8th […]

{Window Shopping} Anchor South Debuts New Lifesaver Tee

Anchor South is a southern apparel brand established in July 2013 out of Raleigh, North Carolina. Owners Corey Brush and Chris Kirby picked up on a consumer desire for what they refer to as “a new southern style”. According to the retail brand’s website, “this style would mix their love of old southern traditions with […]

{Movers & Shakers} Moon and Lola Opens Downtown Apex Retail Storefront

Moon and Lola, the locally-based jewelry brand with national brand awareness, has called Downtown Apex home for their production studio for as long as I can remember. This spring, they’ve upped their ante in the “peak of good living” by adding a second Triangle-area retail storefront. Their first is my usual stop – located in […]

{Window Shopping} Peter Millar for Her

Until a recent browsing of my email inbox, I thought Peter Millar was “just a golf apparel company for men”. Well, I was totally wrong about that! Based in Durham, NC, the Peter Millar style philosophy is driven by the idea that “at some point, being stylish began to mean uncomfortable jackets, painful shoes and […]

{Trend Report} Stacked Rings for Spring

My latest jewelry trend obsession is rings – lots of them, stacked, on every finger (and thumb), you name it. So naturally, this email from Moon and Lola of Apex/Charleston/Raleigh/online totally had my full attention. And in further Moon & Lola news announced yesterday, you can now find the nationally-recongized, but locally-based brand at equally-local […]

{Movers & Shakers} Carolina Moon Expands to Bigger Store in Triangle Town Center

I can’t take credit for this find, it was actually my manfriend who found out about Carolina Moon on Instagram and talked me into a Sunday drive up to Triangle Town Center to find out more about this local retailer who calls the North Raleigh mall home. Lucky for us, we showed up the day […]