Tastemakers Summit

In July 2016, the Black Southern Belle Collective will host an invite-only Charlotte Tastemaker Summit. The event will feature artisans, entrepreneurs, top chefs, artists, brand-makers, interior designers, event planners, independent businesses and industry-specific vendors in North Carolina. Included in the list of speakers is Ariene Bethea, owner of Dressing Rooms Interiors; Daniele McKim, owner of Tuft and Cheryl Luckett, owner of Dwell by Cheryl – just to name a few.


Stickley, Audi & Co. opening 
a new showroom

Look for the grand opening of Stickley, Audi & Co.’s newest showroom this summer, located on Carolina Place Parkway in Pineville. The new showroom will be in addition to the company’s current showroom near I-77 and Harris Boulevard in Charlotte. The showroom will showcase all of Stickley’s handcrafted collections, fine furnishings by many other famous manufacturers, as well as premium bedding, exquisite Oriental Rugs and decorative accessories, too. Complimentary interior design service is available.


New Line from Madcap Cottage for Robert Allen at Home

The new fabric line, Into The Garden, is a collaboration between Madcap Cottage and Robert Allen fabric and is inspired by the owners travels in American and abroad. Full of florals, geometrics offset with embroidered wovens, and hand painted lattices, the collection is now available at Front Door Fabrics. 

Joanna Gains Rug Line at Rug and Home

Joanna Gaines, co-host with her husband Chip on the wildly popular HGTV show Fixer Upper and co-founder of Magnolia Home, has partnered with Loloi on her own line of rugs. The result is a closely edited and exclusive collection of rugs, pillows and throws; one that reflects Joanna’s simple and fresh, yet timeless style. Check out the full line, now available locally at Charlotte’s Rug & Home.