“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 [...]
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 [...]
Despite a rainy Saturday, the Lilly Pulitzer 10th Anniversary party still managed to bring brightness and color to the day. The party began with an early opening for valued customers; they were invited an hour early for mimosas and muffins while they enjoyed an exclusive hour of shopping at Palm Avenue.
The 10% sale [...]
It is time to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Juice Stand! We all know the famous style, or have at least seen the beachy, colorful blends of Lilly Pulitzer that grace Charleston and the world day after day, but do we know the romantic and fun filled history behind the brand? [...]
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 [...]
Get ready Charleston as on Thursday, September 20 at 7 p.m. comes Swagger: A Fashion Show & Fundraiser, a night of local fashion, dance performances and music. There will be runway fashion shows by Mary Mojo Boutique, Paisley of Daniel Island and Bashful Boutique with models from Tout Model and Talent Agency. Get ready [...]
Independence is the new black. Especially for former Creative Director of Charleston Magazine and “fairy godmother” of Charleston Fashion Week, Ayoka Lucas. After 10 years of working with Charleston’s biggest magazine, Ayoka has launched a business of her own that includes fashion styling, consulting, trend tracking and emcee-ing. With Charleston Magazine being her leading [...]
MSH Board Memeber Catherine Griffin and Salty Girls owner Amber Barron
Women, wine, shopping and a great cause proved to be a successful combination as II Brunettes and Salty Girls each hosted an evening benefiting My Sister’s House.
My Sister’s House Inc. is an a nonprofit organization that provides free and confidential services, [...]
Calyspo St. Barth is coming to Charleston just in time for spring parties and summer soirees.
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Elegant, yet comfortable, women’s resort-wear brand Calypso St. Barth is opening a new store in Charleston on April 13th! The new store, in the Shops at Charleston Place, will be Calypso’s 33rd location [...]