Music to Our Ears

Violin Shop Sarasota Opens on First Street

Violin Shop Sarasota makes, sells and repairs string instruments in its new downtown Sarasota store.

10/18/2017 By Ella Melzer

Love this stuff

Local Execs Share Their Latest Obsessions

This month: Twitter, stamps and kids' water bottles.

10/18/2017 By Hannah Wallace

When Icons Unite

When Fashion and Fine Art Converge: The Dalí & Schiaparelli Exhibition Debuts in St. Pete

The Dalí Museum introduces first-ever retrospective exhibition with icons Elsa Schiaparelli and Salvador Dalí.

10/17/2017 By Heather Dunhill

Tervis Time

Design Your Own Tervis Tumbler at "The Lab" in Osprey

Located at the heritage Tervis Factory Store in Osprey, "The Lab" lets customers design and build their own Tervis Tumblers.

10/16/2017 By Ella Melzer

Treasures + Talismans

What It's Like to Design Haute Couture Jewelry

Get to know award-winning jewelry designer Temple St. Clair's creative process—and her connection to Sarasota.

10/13/2017 By Heather Dunhill


These Portable Accessories Make Life Easier

From umbrellas to flats, these items are your on-the-go BFFs.

10/13/2017 By Jackie Rogers

The Good, the Bad and the Clumpy

How To: Transition from Lash Extensions to Mascara

Beauty editor Heather Dunhill transitioned from eyelash extensions back to mascara—here are her tips, plus one worth-it, splurge-worthy mascara.

10/11/2017 By Heather Dunhill

Rethinking Retail

As Digital Sales Grow, Shopping Centers Face a Seismic Threat

Local retailers and developers are rethinking their business strategies.

10/10/2017 By Justine Griffin

In the Glow

Nail Guru Tom Tolliver Shares His Skincare Routine

Talking skin and beard care with NUOVO Salon's master nail stylist.

10/06/2017 By Heather Dunhill

Natural Beauty

Do Natural Skincare Products Actually Work?

Our beauty editor gets the skinny on celeb-fave True Botanicals.

10/03/2017 By Heather Dunhill

Shop To It

This Weekend's Best Shopping Sales

A big blowout sale at Lotus and other local retail therapy.

09/29/2017 By Stephanie Isaac

Heat Index

How to Get the Bohemian Look in Your Home and in Your Wardrobe

The Bohemian bravura of the ’60s and ’70s is enlivening runways—and home interiors. Whether you prefer the soft, subtle side or like to boldly layer prints and textures, it’s all about the gypsy vibe.

09/27/2017 By Alicia King Robinson


Four Must-Have Gifts for Your Dog

Your pooch will be the top dog in town thanks to these fab finds.

09/27/2017 By Heather Dunhill


In the Glow with Style Maven Elisabeth Waters

How does she stay age-appropriately gorgeous? The smart, stylish, beautiful and successful Elisabeth Waters tells all.

09/15/2017 By Heather Dunhill


Salon Owners Discuss Training Strategies at Industry Showcase

The mother-daughter team behind Cutting Loose salons recently discussed their approach to training at Paul Mitchell’s education show in Las Vegas.

09/07/2017 By staff

Shop To It

The Best Labor Day Weekend Sales

If you're in need of a little retail therapy, this is the weekend to partake.

09/01/2017 By Stephanie Isaac

Style Watch

Meet Creative Director Yvonne Hoang and Her Swoon-Worthy Emerging Brand Three Floor

Find out why the brand Three Floor is on the lips of fashion insiders, models and bloggers alike.

09/01/2017 By Heather Dunhill

Sealed with a Bloom

Local Illustrator Shannon Kirsten Launches Collaboration with Anthropologie

Florida native Shannon Kirsten recently launched a collaboration with Anthropologie, and her floral-inspired work can now be purchased nationwide.

09/01/2017 By Stephanie Isaac

What to Wear

Stylist Lori Pietripaoli Talks Breaking Into the Biz and Taking Fashion Risks

Insight from a pro on how to break into a styling career, what's on trend...and what's not.

08/31/2017 By Heather Dunhill

In the Glow

Selah Freedom Founder Elizabeth Melendez-Fisher Shares Her Beauty Routine

Fisher does it all—and manages to look great while she does.

08/31/2017 By Heather Dunhill