On an overcast afternoon, a day before Diane von Furstenberg's annual Oscars luncheon for female nominees in all categories, the fashion designer and philanthropist didn't appear concerned about the gloomy L.A. weather.
Maureen Anders and Adria Ruff, who met in their kids’ preschool, took their DIY business AR Workshop from one location in Pineville to 77 franchises across the country – in 20 months. What’s their secret?
In this era of global marketplaces, there’s something special about giving a gift that was locally made. Here are the first markets and events of the season for created-in-the-Carolinas goods, offering more than just holiday-specific stuff. We’ll tell you about more in coming weeks.
What: One of a kind and everyday jewelry. Earrings, brooches, necklaces and bracelets using a sterling silver, brass or copper base and adorned with a range of nontraditional materials such as paper, plastic, tin cans and powder coating.