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Megan Waldrep is a freelance writer based in Carpinteria, CA. See more at: www.meganwaldrep.pressfolios.com

Recap: Charleston Fashion Week’s Emerging Designers

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“You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great,” Emerging Designer Kendra Duplantier quotes in her opening video presentation at the 2013 Charleston Fashion Week. The crowd erupts with cheers and applause. This is the kind of energy that was ever present throughout the 5 days of […]

Recap: Baker Motor Company Charleston Fashion Week 2013

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Another successful Charleston Fashion Week has come to an end. As always, Charlestonians turned out.

Emerging Designer: East and People’s Choice winner Afriyie Poku backstage with his lineup of well-dressed gents ( Photo Credit: CFW)

The handsome attendees were decked out in perfectly styled fashions – which made it easy to see why […]

BLAST900 in Mt. Pleasant

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“You gotta try this place!” my normally chill friend insists. “My legs hurt so good! And the first class is free! I’m addicted!” Now I’m intrigued. I want a piece of that endorphin high, too. And my abs could use a little help, not gonna lie. I find out that […]

2013 New Year’s Eve Options In Charleston

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As you probably have already guessed, Charleston has 101 (and then some) things to do for New Years. To list every possible idea, the options would be overwhelming and exhausting to read (and type!). Instead, I have comprised a 24-hour fete that will satisfy all ranges of celebratory fun. Saying “farewell” to the days […]

Robot Candy Doubles The Fun With New Location In Charleston

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Robot Candy Co’s colorful storefront (Photo Credit: Robot Candy Co.)

When Robot Candy Co. opened their first store at 322 King Street in 2010, Charleston, South Carolina was truly blessed by the sweetest addition the town could have asked for. Adding to the overall charm of one of America’s favorite shopping streets, Robot […]

#GIVINGTUESDAY Encourages Charitable Activities

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‘Tis the season to count our blessings and be thankful for what we have. The blur of Gray Thursday, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday easily makes it hard to see the real reason for the season.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012, the first ever #GivingTuesday initiative is the platform needed to spread […]

Isaac Mizrahi Launches ‘Fabulous’ Fragrance

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Isaac Mizrahi believes the way to success is finding pleasure in your work, and for the World famous designer, his pleasure points reach far beyond the runway. A four time Council of Fashion Designers of America Award winner (the fashion equivalent of a Grammy or Oscar), the well-seasoned fashion designer with over 25 […]

Skinful Halloween 2012 On James Island

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A Hipster Witch, The Bee Girl and Elwood Blues walk into the woods. Yes, this is the beginning to the best joke you’ve never heard and also a reminder that it’s time to celebrate Skinful Halloween 2012! Each year gets more and more spectacularly fascinating. Just when you […]

Camille Key Keeps The Party Going With Charleston 365

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If you’ve attended an event in Charleston and thought to yourself, “This is a great party,” then you’ve probably been fortunate enough to have been under the magical work of Camille Key. Camille is the owner of virtual marketing and promotional company Charleston 365 and owner of event production company Charleston After Dark.

Interview With Entrepreneur Heather Koonse Of Charleston Garment Manufactory

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Once upon a time, there was a very talented seamstress who opened an alterations shop on King Street called The Rose Knot. One day, she decided to grow her business from simple alterations of hems, zippers and buttons into a manufacturing company that offers custom design and production for individuals and designers alike. And […]

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