December 2015 / January 2016

Rent the Runway

Nov 30, 2015 Christa Gala 0
High fashion comes at a high price—if you buy. Mim Williams Abrams, 29, of Raleigh, married Elliot Abrams in October. She wanted something special to wear to their rehearsal dinner at Coquette and spied a […]
December 2015 / January 2016

Dancing in Raleigh

Nov 30, 2015 Cameron Walker 0
There are lots of ways to get your groove on in. Raleigh is way beyond the clubbing scene of your 20s. Today’s dance scene is a little more, ahem, elevated–from salsa to swing and everything […]
December 2015 / January 2016

Sole Mate: Party Shoes

Nov 30, 2015 Gina Stephens 0
If you’re worried about comfort, don a dressed up flat with studs and other embellishments.  A gorgeous heel never fails either–this one with delicate ankle strapping. 1. Sacha London Romina Black Suede, $155, Main & Taylor […]
December 2015 / January 2016

CT Weekends hosted Lisette Limoges

Nov 30, 2015 Gina Stephens 0
CT Weekends hosted Lisette Limoges Nov. 4, the co-founder and creative director of Lisette L Montreal, one of its most popular  clothing lines. More than 10 years ago, Limoges began designing women’s pants with the […]
December 2015 / January 2016

Fitness Gifts for the Holiday

Nov 30, 2015 Gina Stephens 0
High Visibility Hat Whether you’re running a relay or taking an evening stroll in the park, the New Balance High-Visibility Hat combines high-visibility materials with powerful LED lights that shine both forward and down. Moisture-wicking […]
December 2015 / January 2016

Finch’s: closing or moving?

Nov 30, 2015 Mandy Howard 0
At Finch’s Family Restaurant, customers are greeted with hugs. No need for a menu. The regulars know the weekly specials by heart. Chicken pastry, collards, country ham, grits and all the staples of southern home […]
December 2015 / January 2016

Make Your Mantle

Nov 30, 2015 Sarah Fallows 1
The fireplace is the focal point of the room. But decorating it can be challenging. Here are some tips from Raleigh designer Julie Korp for creating the perfect mantel: 1. Picture a triangle. This is […]
Plaid shoe
November 2015

Mad for Plaid

Oct 28, 2015 Illyse Lane 0
Plaid is everywhere and on everything. Want to get in on the fun?  Just add one item to your look. Our faves:
Close up of front door
November 2015

Front & Center

Oct 28, 2015 Sarah Fallows 1
Kate Nisbet knew her front door needed a makeover when she first bought her Raleigh home in Midtown’s Lakemont neighborhood. But the home’s neutral exterior—white painted brick, black shutters and grey roof—gave her a blank […]
Zak Williams
November 2015

Zak Williams Discusses Mental Illness

Oct 28, 2015 Christa Gala 0
Robin Williams made us laugh. As Mrs. Doubtfire, as Mork, as Aladdin. But his more serious roles—in movies such as “Good Will Hunting” and “Dead Poets Society”—may have revealed more about the late actor than […]
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