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Dressing Up with Darling: Transitions

March 13, 2015 by


Over a year and a half ago, in October 2013, the Dressing Up series came to life. It started as a small collaboration with Elizabeth Steel, former owner of Darling. Over the past year, it’s grown into a collaboration with five local boutiques! In the past months, a collaboration with Allie Merrill of M Squared Creative introduced […]

Dressing Up with The Yellow Button: Waiting on Spring

February 27, 2015 by


March is right around the corner, and to us, that means it’s time to start beckoning in Spring. And that’s exactly what we did with this styled outfit featuring The Yellow Button in the Shops at Stonefield. This Spring, try a reimagined shirtdress, like this Johnny Was vibrant floral number with double high slits (and pockets!). […]

Dressing Up with Duo: One Dress, Two Ways

January 23, 2015 by


Wear it now, and wear it later. A shirtdress embodies versatility. From Winter to Spring, from a casual afternoon to a night on the town, the right shirtdress has endless possibilities – layered for colder weather or as a dress, unbuttoned or belted, over jeans or beneath a leather jacket, dressed up with pumps or dressed down […]

Dressing Up with BitterSweet: Holiday Sparkle

December 5, 2014 by


December’s here, and it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Charlottesville. From the snowflakes and wreaths and red bows donning the lamp posts downtown, to the night time sparkle and twinkling lights from The Lawn to the mall. This city is sparkling. Why not you, too? This season, from Christmas to NYE, think […]

Dressing Up with Darling: Holiday Fête Style

November 21, 2014 by


Whether you’re spending Thanksgiving near or far, with friends or family, the key to your holiday fête is to be comfortably chic. Cozy textures with a little sparkle or whimsy go a long way – and help you stay comfortable during your feasting! For this Dressing Up with Darling, we styled two holiday outfits – […]

Dressing Up with The Yellow Button: Falling for Boho

October 31, 2014 by


Looking for chunky sweaters, boho cardigans, and fall dresses? The Yellow Button, a whimsical bohemian boutique, is Cville’s newest clothing destination. Located at Stonefield, this boutique will make you fall for boho. Store owner Miranda Lancaster opened the shop in early September, in addition to the original Harrisonburg location. For our first Dressing Up with […]

Dressing Up with jean theory: Falling for Basics

October 17, 2014 by


Fall requires three key pieces – versatile boots, wear-everyday denim, and a cozy, warm cardigan. Luckily, you can find these fall pieces and much more at jean theory on the downtown mall. Jean theory will have you falling for basics and pining for must-have closet staples, from the perfect basics – like the SNUG tank […]

Dressing Up with Darling: Coffee Shop Chic

October 3, 2014 by


A year ago, the Dressing Up series was conceived as a collaboration with shop owner at Darling, Elizabeth Steel. Now, the Dressing Up series includes four regularly featured boutiques with many more collaborations in the wings! How perfect then that this weekend Darling is celebrating their own anniversary. Celebrate Darling’s 2nd Birthday with a sale […]

Dressing Up with Duo: Back to School in Style

September 5, 2014 by


September 1st has come and gone, and University Avenue is buzzing with students once again. Back to school shopping doesn’t have to be all knee-length skirts, varsity jackets, and oxfords. In fact, it can and should be a little bit edgy and a lot a bit versatile. Right around The Corner on Elliewood Avenue, Duo […]

Dressing Up with Darling: Staring at Stars

August 22, 2014 by


Summertime. That beautiful Gershwin aria crooning across the late Summer breeze, tickling the hem of your favorite Summer dress and weaving through your hair, coaxing you to stop and sit a while. And that’s just what this outfit called for – the perfect spot to stop, sit, and breathe in the final days of summer. […]