Category: Shop Local

Designed for Joy: A Retail Shop with a Higher Purpose

A Raleigh nonprofit provides creative jobs for at-risk women to build references and artisan Catherine Currin | photography by Eamon Queeney “She believed she could, so she did.” So reads a quote by author R.S. Grey that’s on display…

T-Shirt 2.0

NC State student Emily Neville started Reborn Clothing to transform old t-shirts into useful new items.

High Country Firs

Keith Chesnutt will be back this season selling Christmas trees at Raleigh City Farm.

edge of urge

“I love seeing customers get excited about discovering something new.” —Jessie Williams, owner, Edge of Urge Sandwiched between Two Roosters ice cream and Wine Authorities, Edge of Urge is filling Person Street Plaza with handmade clothes, trendy jewelry, and kitschy gifts….

Runaway Clothing

Gabe Eng-Goetz is taking his creativity to the next level with apparel business Runaway. Eng-Goetz says his love for fashion began while spending time in New York City during college, and he later returned to Durham to execute his ideas….

The Canterbury Shop

by Katherine Poole
photography by Eamon Queeney

Zest Cafe & Home Art

by Catherine Currin 
photographs by Eamon Queeney 

Carolina Shuckers

by Addie Ladner photographs by Bert VanderVeen “It’s like a cooking show in here,” says sculptor and blacksmith Mike Waller. He’s meticulously inserting and removing a small slab of carbon steel in and out of a 2,200-degree forge in his…