Shopping

Scoop: “Sur La Table of cocktails” opens this summer at Atherton Mill

A new shop called “The Cocktailery” is opening soon in South End, selling everything you need for your perfect home bar set-up. Why it...

4 cool new plant shops in Charlotte

Since the start of the pandemic, a number of new plant shops have sprouted up around town. And the good news is you don’t have to have a green thumb in...

Charlotteans are making room for bigger jeans in their closets

After over a decade of skinny jeans as the standard, an old trend is making its way back, as old trends often do. What’s happening: Our new pandemic...

5 sustainable fashion brands in Charlotte, plus tips for eco-friendly shopping

Charlotte’s fashion scene is getting “greener.” From sustainable boutiques to delivery services there are ways to dress well, shop local, and...

User’s guide to Park Road Shopping Center. Plus: What’s opening next

When Park Road Shopping Center opened in 1956 with 32 stores, it was the largest open-air shopping center between Washington and Atlanta. One of the guests at...

Shopping guide: Micro-retail storefronts now open at Centro Railyard in South End

The hippest shops in Charlotte aren’t opening in SouthPark or Northlake malls. They’re on the streets of South End in 400-square-foot micro-shops...

Everything you need to know about South End’s Atherton development

Thirty of 32 retailers and restaurants and NOVEL Atherton apartments are now open at Atherton Mill in South End. Why it matters: When national retail...

Local bartenders make hunky 2021 calendar to support struggling bars

The Men of Midwood(ish) calendar is available for purchase for $20, and proceeds will help support 13 local bars, represented by the bartender models....

7 pandemic-friendly fashion trends to shop for this holiday season

This style roundup is proudly presented by California Closets. A beautiful winter wardrobe calls for a beautiful (and organized) closet. The pros at California...

Gift guide: 46 local items for everyone on your list under $100

Our holiday gift guide is proudly presented by Diamonds Direct SouthPark. Whether you’re shopping for someone else or looking to treat yourself for...

Influencer Lindsey Regan Thorne launches new beauty business called Swan Beauty

Think of Swan Beauty as your own personal digital beauty concierge that picks products just for you and teaches you how to use them. When they started planning...

Local boutique Girl Tribe to open new store selling goods from 50+ women-owned businesses

Girl Tribe Co. is expanding its South End footprint, unveiling a second concept directly above its Camden Road store called Girl Tribe Pop Up Loft. It opens...