{Fashion Show} Fall Fashion at Swagger in Cary

The fab ladies at Swagger in Cary’s Lochmere Pavilion are hosting a fall fashion show on Thursday, Sep. 25 at 6:00 p.m. Join this free event to get an exclusive look at all of their fall arrivals and new trends for Fall 2014. Bonus: After the fashion show enjoy 20% off the entire store! Swagger […]

{How To} Clean out Your Closet without Losing Your Mind – Part Two

Editor’s Note: As a follow up to the {How To} Clean out Your Closet without Losing Your Mind article that I published last week, with input from some of my favorite local retailers, my retail addict gal pal, and owner of of ADORE Designer Resale Boutiques, Nancy Alinovi joins us this week with her own […]

The Cure for Expensive Taste

So many of us can relate: champagne taste on a beer budget. I was reminded of this last week while I was at a professional networking event (#TIMAMixology in Chapel Hill) and got to talking to a newcomer to the Raleigh area about expensive taste – specifically, that of her teenage daughter. I told her […]

{Now Hiring} Join the Whisk Culinary Experience in Cary

I stopped in to visit Whisk {Cary} a few weekends ago (finally! I’ve been waiting so long to visit) and loved this locally-owned kitchen/culinary/all things foodie shop in the newly-renovated Waverly Place shopping center. Whisk is actively soliciting applications to join their team in the position of retail associate, so if you’re a wanna be […]

{Movers & Shakers} The Doodling Bug, Kristen’s, Pop Shop, Fleur and Luxe All Announce Changes this Summer

Lots happening in the Triangle-area shopping scene, with exciting announcements all the way from Apex to Cameron Village. Starting in Apex and already open for business, The Doodling Bug has expanded from the NC State Fairgrounds Flea Market to add an additional home in Downtown Apex. Billed as “an emporium of local brands, unique artisans […]

{Now Hiring} Part-time Retail Job Opening at Cute Buttons Gift and Paper Boutique

Looking for a part-time job in Cary where you can surround yourself in pretty paper? This job is for you! We love stationery. We love pretty things. We love color. Cute Buttons Gift and Paper Boutique is looking for a dynamic person to join our team! Position: Part time Stationery Stylist Cute Buttons Gift and […]

{You’re Invited} Bra Fitting Events at Gigi’s Boutique Today and Tomorrow

Can you really look 10 pounds thinner when you’re wearing a bra that properly fits? The images below from Gigi’s Boutique {Raleigh, Cary} sure make it seem so! Visit their Waverly Place location in Cary until 8:00 p.m. this evening to take advantage of this great service or stop by the Lafayette Village store in […]

{Weekend Update} Fashion Shows, Marketplace, and a Pop-Up Shop

Not heading to the beach this weekend? That’s ok – there’s plenty happening in Raleigh! Redress Eco-fashion Show and Marketplace Eco-fashion Show Friday, May 30, 6-8pm, Cobblestone Hall in Downtown Raleigh Tickets are already available at the link above and the show will feature 13 designers in 11 collections! Redress marketplace Friday, May 30, 5-9pm, […]

{Movers & Shakers} Peachy Keen Opens Online Boutique

Ever wanted to shop with those wonderfully stylish Peachy Keen girls… at 11 o’clock at night? Well, now you can! Karly and Jen aren’t extending their retail store hours into the late, late night but they have opened an online Shoptique that you can shop anytime, anywhere at http://www.shoptiques.com/boutiques/peachy-keen. Here’s a look at what you […]

{Sale Alert} Sidewalk Sale at Cute Buttons Gift and Paper Boutique

Paper and stationery junkies get ready to shop this weekend in downtown Cary! In addition to pretty paper products, Cute Buttons carries lots more including spring essentials like totes, new iPad cases, little travel bags and more. Stop in and visit with Alison and the girls this weekend!