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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 […]

Checking in with the Locals: Megan Tiernan

February 24, 2015 by


Charlottesville is a city filled with local-loving people, and a spirit of community and collaboration unlike anywhere else. Every week, Cville Niche celebrates that spirit by featuring a local’s top picks. Check out previous local check-ins! Megan Tiernan This Michigander transplant has a big vision and an even bigger heart. You can find Megan, one […]

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 Darling: Bohemian Summer

July 25, 2014 by


Oh, fleeting Summer… “To see the Summer Sky Is Poetry, though never in a Book it lie – True Poems flee.” {Emily Dickinson} How quickly July has come and gone! For this Dressing Up with Darling, we seized the days of long Summer skies with this effortless boho-inspired jumpsuit from Anthropologie, and a sun hat for […]

Checking in with the Locals: Linnea White

June 3, 2014 by


It’s been one year since we started checking in with the local-loving people of Charlottesville, featuring the faces of Cville and their top picks every week. For this special occasion, we’re checking in with the Cville Niche Team! This group of locals is passionate about what they do in this great city. So in the […]

Dressing Up with Darling: Red, White, and Blue

May 23, 2014 by


That’s right, Freedom of Speech Wall… Life is beautiful. And for this Dressing Up with Darling post, we let that spirit of patriotism be our guide. From the perfect white shorts to a star-spangled blouse, and a bright red bag to comfy wedges, this outfit screams for ice cream – or just a long weekend in […]

Dressing Up with Darling: Casual(ly) Spring AND a Giveaway

March 27, 2014 by


Casual. That’s what Spring is this year. Because it’s casually approaching, taking it’s sweet time. And with that classic Virginia style of Spring, Elizabeth Steel of Darling and I created a casual, cool Spring look for this post in the Dressing Up with Darling series. Pastels. Lace. Layers. Sparkle. Kicks. All those Spring trends in […]

Dressing Up with Darling: Long and Lovely

January 31, 2014 by


For this Dressing Up with Darling post, we were inspired by winter layers and even a little V-day lovin’. I adore the new love-themed jewelry, just in at Darling! “We continue our Cville Niche Dressing Up with Darling series with our lovely Ellen and a lovely long dress. This outfit is perfect for this transitional time of […]

Dressing Up with Darling: Winter Whites

January 17, 2014 by


New year, new Dressing Up with Darling posts! This winter, I can’t get enough of the winter white trend. Dressed up or dressed down, the crisp palette shines against the cold (and snow, in some cases), and opens up the door to a world of accessorizing. For this Dressing Up with Darling look, we played […]

Dressing up with Darling: Happy New Year!

December 20, 2013 by


For this Dressing Up with Darling post, shop owner Elizabeth Steel shows off some serious New Years Eve sparkle! “New Year’s Eve is just around the corner and it’s never too early to start thinking about your outfit for the big night. Whether you’re attending a big fancy party, going out with friends, or just […]