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Collier West to Call Brooklyn Home Chic Home

Melanie McIntyre Melanie McIntyre Collier West to Call Brooklyn Home Chic Home

Six years ago, Collier West opened in the Short North, then migrated to a larger space in the Winders Motor Co. Building a few months later. Soon the home and jewelry boutique will be on the move again, making its way east. Collier West will dim the lights on its signature chandelier for the last […]


At Home: In Walhalla Ravine

Anne Evans Anne Evans At Home: In Walhalla Ravine

One of the more unique and beautiful areas of Columbus is the Walhalla Ravine. Since most of Columbus is flat land, the Walhalla Ravine offers great scenic views and wildlife, making you feel like you are in another place. Greg Baker and Tom Ward were always on the lookout for a modern house to fix […]


At Home: Cape Cod Cottage in German Village

Anne Evans Anne Evans

Kathleen Day moved to Columbus about six years ago. After a night at Betty’s Fine Food & Spirits, she decided she loved the city and thought, “yeah, I could live here.” She came across a lovely Cape Cod style cottage in German Village that she fell in love with. Yes, it was a bit on […]


Collier West Finds Success with Jewelry Line

Melanie McIntyre Melanie McIntyre

One visit to Collier West and it becomes obvious that the store’s proprietor, Suzi West, has an eye for unique home objets. But it’s Columbus’ fashion flock that stands to benefit from her latest creative endeavor: a vintage jewelry line. Founded in October, Pont Neuf currently features about 30 pieces, a third of which are […]

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At Home: German Village Condo

Anne Evans Anne Evans

Heidi Harendza has always loved the historical aspect of homes. So when she moved to Columbus from the East Coast, it was only natural for her to fall in love with a home in German Village. She looked at homes in the historic neighborhoods in Columbus, but really liked the neighborhood feel of German Village. […]


Valentine’s Gift Guide by Rowe

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The phrase, “Honey, I heart you, but we are in a recession” doesn’t exactly scream romance, but unfortunately, it is our reality at the moment. As a retailer it is exceptionally frustrating for the obvious reasons, but as a significant other, it makes total sense. So, as the old saying goes, “we must change with […]


Best Place to Shop of 2008: The Short North

Anne Evans Anne Evans

Columbus has a large variety of retail options. Everything from larger malls to smaller boutique shops. The latter won out in our reader survey though, as The Short North was named as the “Best Place to Shop in 2008” narrowly beating out Easton Town Center. Originally emerging as an Arts District, The Short North has […]

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