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Believe it or not, Columbus is a fashion mecca. The Fashion Design program at the Columbus College of Art & Design was named one of the Top 20 programs in the world. The Short North is filled with designer boutiques. Our city is home to worldwide brands including Abercrombie & Fitch, Victoria’s Secret, The Limited, Express and DSW. Columbus is also home to emerging retail and fashion entrepreneurial efforts including JackThreads.com, Skreened.com and HOMAGE.

Pursuit Returns with Pop-Up Shop in South Campus Gateway

Walker Evans Walker Evans Pursuit Returns with Pop-Up Shop in South Campus Gateway

Following a trial run last year, Pursuit is back for another go with their pop-up retail concept in the South Campus Gateway. “Our first pop-up shop, which I call a beta test, taught us a lot,” says Nate DeMars, CEO & Founder of Pursuit. “We learned that guys love our narrowed offerings of slim, modern […]

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M Renee Design Offers Unique Jewelry Made with Metal, Semi-Precious Stones

Melanie McIntyre Melanie McIntyre M Renee Design Offers Unique Jewelry Made with Metal, Semi-Precious Stones

Monica Warren’s creative nature was making her restless at her corporate job, so in 2009 she enrolled in a jewelry making class at the Columbus Cultural Arts Center. The experience awakened a passion for making unique earrings, necklaces, and bracelets. In fact, her passion was so intense, the Columbus native decided to turn it into […]

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Style File: Lexie Gantzer

Melanie McIntyre Melanie McIntyre Style File: Lexie Gantzer

Lexie Gantzer describes her style as put together and I totally agree. As someone who has seen every ensemble Due Amici’s private events manager has worn to work over the last year-and-a-half (Columbus Underground and The Metropreneur share offices with Due’s staff), I’d say it’s also accurate to describe Gantzer’s style as consistent. This woman […]

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Honey Rose & K jewelry mixes vintage finds, modern design

Melanie McIntyre Melanie McIntyre Honey Rose & K jewelry mixes vintage finds, modern design

Meredith Piccin named her jewelry line, Honey Rose & K Modage Baubles, after her maternal grandmother Honey Rosenkranz. It’s a fitting tribute, considering Rosenkranz studied fashion design and worked in retail for many years. And it was Rosenkranz’s extensive vintage jewelry collection that inspired Piccin to create bijoux of her own. After earning a business […]

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New Stores and Renovations in the Works for Easton Town Center in 2012

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Stores and Renovations in the Works for Easton Town Center in 2012

2012 will be another busy year at Easton Town Center with the arrival of a few new stores, as well as some renovated spaces. In addition to a few new national chains, Easton continues to add locally grown merchants into the retail mix. “At Easton we strive to offer a strong mix of local, regional […]

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Best Fashion Store of 2011: Tigertree

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Fashion Store of 2011: Tigertree

In this year’s readers survey we added the category of Best Apparel/Fashion store to provide a bit of variety to the local boutiques and stores recognized. The Short North dominated the list with six of the ten stores being found within the neighborhood, and Tigertree came out on top. In 2011, Tigertree expanded by relocating […]

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Holiday Shopping Guide 2011 – Fashion

Walker Evans Walker Evans Holiday Shopping Guide 2011 – Fashion

The holiday shopping season officially begins tomorrow with Black Friday! Even if you don’t take part in that day’s worth of madness, it doesn’t hurt to start planning in advance the gifts you’ll buy your loved ones this year. Once again, we’ll be providing weekly installments in our annual Holiday Shopping Guide series that will […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

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