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Dressing Up with BitterSweet: Winter into Spring

February 28, 2014 by


Oh, Spring in Virginia. Ever unpredictable. Snowing one day, 60 degrees the next, as Spring’s fickle warmth battles it out with Winter’s icy fingers. And it sure makes dressing an act of mindful layering. For our second Dressing Up with BitterSweet feature, we found inspiration in those subtle hints of Spring — a pair of […]

Dressing Up with BitterSweet: VDay Edition

February 14, 2014 by


From the Dressing Up with Darling series comes our next local boutique collaboration – Dressing Up with BitterSweet. BitterSweet moved onto the Downtown Mall from its location in the glass warehouse building in 2010, ushering in a whole new era on the mall for local boutiques, coined as The Garment District. Owner Shannon Iaculli transformed the […]

Checking in with the Locals: Elaine Butcher

May 28, 2013 by


Charlottesville is a city filled with local-loving people, and a spirit of community and collaboration unlike anywhere else. Every week, Cville Niche will celebrate that spirit by featuring a local’s top 3 picks. Check back often to see what the locals love! Elaine Butcher Describe what you do in town. I am a jewelry designer […]

12 Days of Local Gifts: Day 12

December 25, 2011 by


Thanks for tuning in to our 12 Days of Christmas special, we hope to have brought some Christmas cheer and ideas to your holiday season! Day 12 | Visions from Beta Bridge Give a piece of Charlottesville this Christmas…literally. Bittersweet offers the artwork of Chris Davis for $55-$75. Davis has preserved and recycled painted pieces of Beta […]