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Pitaya clothing line opened in Gateway

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The Lantern wrote Pitaya clothing line opened in Gateway Heather Hope Issue date: 9/28/07 The mogul behind the Pitaya chain of women’s clothing stores, had never heard of Ohio State’s South Campus Gateway until two years ago – on an airplane. “I first heard about the Gateway from a lady on the plane when we […]


What exactly is the new Swash Store at OSU?

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Driving up High Street the other day, I noticed a new store had opened on campus called “The Swash Store”. I didn’t really get a good look at what it was, but the logo caught my attention (because the font used ironically contains no swashes). Today I noticed this post on cmhindependent that has a […]


Shop Talk: Terry & Cathy Daniels

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The Columbus Dispatch wrote SHOP TALK: Terry & Cathy Daniels Thursday, September 27, 2007 By Kristy Eckert Describe your shop, which sells clothing and accessories for men and women. Terry: We like to call it really a fusion of contemporary and classic designs. You teamed with Zettler Hardware, across the street, to push for the […]

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Big Recommendation: Take 2 Apparel

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So, I was worried about heading into Take Two Apparel after the move to High St. thinking the prices would skyrocket…nope, although not as low as before they’re still incredibly reasonable. It’s a consignment shop of gently used, but high end clothes…and I love the ability to pick up a pair of Seven, Lucky, Diesel, […]


The Emperor’s Newest Clothes in Grandview

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Columbus Alive wrote Playing Dress-Up By Amanda Heironimus September 27th, 2007 Hidden away along an alley off Grandview Avenue, The Emperor’s Newest Clothes is bright, whimsical and brimming with an eclectic mix of clothing and accessories you won’t find elsewhere in Columbus. The shop carries clothing inspired by a century of trends. Roaring ’20s frocks […]


City will buy ailing City Center mall for $2.88 million

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The Columbus Dispatch wrote City will buy ailing City Center mall for $2.88 million Thursday, September 27, 2007 By Mike Pramik Columbus has struck a deal with the owners of Columbus City Center to take over the struggling Downtown mall. According to a source with Capitol South Urban Redevelopment Corp., the nonprofit developer created by […]


Macy’s To Leave City Center in November


wbns10tv.com wrote Macy’s To Leave City Center Sep 19 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio – One of the last remaining stores at a struggling downtown mall is closing its doors. Macy’s announced on Wednesday that it will discontinue operations at Columbus City Center in November, 10TV’s Kevin Landers reported. Macy’s plans to hold a clearance sale in […]


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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!