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The Top 10 Fashion & Apparel Stores of 2018

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Fashion & Apparel Stores of 2018

For the second year in a row, our readers and editors have selected Pursuit as the number one fashion and apparel store in Columbus. The year was a big one for the suit shop, which made headlines first January for their partnership with the USA Men’s Olympic Curling Team, and again in September when it […]

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Basil Restaurant Owner Opens Vintage General Store in Clintonville

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Basil Restaurant Owner Opens Vintage General Store in Clintonville

In the old Midwest Photo store in Clintonville, Rhome Ruanphae has opened Red Barn, a vintage general store joining antique stores like Eclectiques Antiques Mall and Unique Treasures on High Street. Before Ruanphae owned Basil Restaurant, he had previously been in retail for 15 years. He says he always wanted to open a store with this “look […]

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Alma Mater Opening its First Storefront at Bridge Park

Susan Post Susan Post Alma Mater Opening its First Storefront at Bridge Park

Another storefront at Dublin’s Bridge Park is filling in with the addition of Columbus-based apparel brand Alma Mater. Focused on high-end collegiate fashion, Alma Mater will set up shop in 574 square feet of space at 6564 Longshore St. It’s the first brick-and-mortar storefront for the brand, which also recently welcomed a new CEO in […]

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Corsetry, Wearable Art Workshop

  Corsetry, Wearable Art Workshop

Seamstresses, tailors and fiber artists: 3-week course, taught by sewing instructors Gail Kelley and Jamie Hevener Create a custom fitting corset with a modern twist. This workshop will teach you special techniques in fitting, constructing and adding flair for bridal, costume or any other special occasion. Skills required: Basic knowledge of how to sew a […]

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Clothing Boutique THREAD Opening Short North Location

Walker Evans Walker Evans Clothing Boutique THREAD Opening Short North Location

The first new tenant to be located inside the still-under-construction Brunner Building has officially been unveiled. Grandview-based THREAD is slated to open a new location inside the new building located at 940 N. High St. “After attending the Short North Gala a few years ago, I knew this was a community that THREAD needed to […]

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The Top 10 Fashion & Apparel Stores in Columbus of 2016

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Fashion & Apparel Stores in Columbus of 2016

Since 2011, Tigertree has topped our annual list of the best local fashion and apparel shops until they were dethroned by HOMAGE last year. In 2016, our readers and editors voted to return the title to Tigertree, picking the Short North boutique for the top spot in our annual Best of listing. In addition to […]

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Kit and Ace Coming Soon to The Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans Kit and Ace Coming Soon to The Short North

Vancouver-based Kit and Ace is a new men’s and women’s luxury apparel shop that got a quick start in 2014 with seven locations across Canada, as well as New York and San Francisco. The continued expansion will bring a shop to Columbus soon, with a store slated for The Short North. “Our shop in Columbus […]

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