Around Town with… Kaitlin Ryan of Peppertrain Jewelry

It’s no secret that Kaitlin Ryan’s jewelry line Peppertrain is a crowd favorite across town, and we wanted to hear from the stylish entrepreneur on where she’s exploring in Raleigh. Check out her picks below. 
As told to Catherine Currin

Baxter Miller

What’s your favorite place (or places) downtown?

Hard to pick just one: Poole’s Diner feels like home, Brewery Bhavana’s flower & book shop and NOW Weaver Street Market

Keith Isaacs

Where do you go to treat yourself?

To Boulted Bread for a ham and cheese croissant

Do you have a hidden gem?

My massage therapist, Zach McKinney

Chargrill or Snoopy’s?

Both? A Char-grill grilled cheese and Snoopy’s hotdogs

What about a coffee shop? What’s your order?

I usually make coffee at home or grab one from Whole Foods, but I love to treat myself to one of the many coffee soda combinations at Jubala.

Grabbing lunch? Where do you go?

Player’s Retreat—Hawaiian Burger without a bun

You just got off work—where do you grab a drink?

Person Street Bar for an Aperol Spritz or Greyhound

What’s somewhere you love and want to share?

I love to walk around the NCMA trails at least once or twice a week.