Since becoming first lady, Melania Trump's style selections have been questioned on several occasions, most recently after she wore a white pith helmet in Kenya – viewed by some as a symbol of colonialism.
The Kimbell Art Museum occasionally dips its toes into the deep pools of fashion and printmaking – but rarely. (Neither is represented in the museum's permanent collection.) So, it is with excitement that we see a pairing of two great Spanish artists – couturier Cristobal Balenciaga and painter/printmaker Francisco Goya – that reveals all the subtleties and powers of the color black.
Online eyeglasses giant Warby Parker will open a brick-and-mortar retail store in North Hills shopping center in Raleigh on Sept. 29, 2018. The company’s only other North Carolina location is in Charlotte, NC.
Reese Witherspoon dished on Oprah Winfrey, “Legally Blonde,” “Big Little Lies,” Southern charm, and much more while in Charlotte to celebrate this week’s release of her first book, “Whiskey in a Teacup.”
N.C. State student Kiana Bonollo was a model at Greensboro Fashion Week when she was a teen. She returns as a featured designer in the Emerging Designer Showcase and she’ll debut a collection at fashionSPARK in Raleigh.
Fab’rik boutique is collecting clothing through Aug. 31 with the Closet Cleanout Challenge. The boutique will donate new and gently used clothing items to women in need through its clothing donation program.
Bailey’s Fine Jewelry’s new summer collection for their in-house Bailey’s Traditions line recently made its debut, and it’s inspired by a trip to a recent gem show. The line is available at Bailey’s locations in Cameron Village and Crabtree Valley Mall.
Craft Habit, new store in the Gateway Plaza in Raleigh, caters to local designers and crafters. They will hold regular classes at the shop, in addition to participating in events held elsewhere, such as their regular Handcrafted Night Out
Nikki Huebner's 18-month-old daughter died in 2010 after an SUV backed over the toddler in the Raleigh family's driveway. Now Huebner has started Endure Beauty, a company that allows her to donate to charities.
Exec Socks sock of the month subscription service sells colorful socks that are office appropriate. The Raleigh-based business is donating socks to the Oak City Outreach Center through Father's Day with every order.