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Dressing Up with Jean Theory: VDay Edition

February 13, 2015 by


Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be all pink hearts and red roses, although there isn’t anything wrong with that. A head-to-toe black ensemble with pops of red, pink, or even leopard bring an edgier vibe to the Hallmark holiday. In the last Dressing Up post, we announced an exciting new collaboration with Allie Merrill of […]

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: 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 Duo AND a Giveaway

March 14, 2014 by


Spring, is that you? It smells like you, it feels like you, and local boutiques are filling up with floral clothes like you! Next in our Dressing Up series is local boutique Duo, a new and gently worn clothing store located on Elliewood Avenue. “A fun, ever-changing, eclectic little boutique on the Corner!” – Greer […]

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 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 […]

Dressing Up with Darling: Holiday Cheer

December 6, 2013 by


Dressing Up with Darling is in full swing for the holiday season. Stay tuned for more holiday-themed outfits AND our special Sequins and Sparkles DIY event next week, December 12th, 5-7pm! From Elizabeth Steel, shop owner at Darling: “HOLIDAY CHEER ALERT: This edition of Dressing Up with Darling is going to get you in the holiday […]