I have a ton of posts to put up and they will just have to be non-linear since most of them are pictures of things that have already happened. In the interim, a quick update: Gather is now open, and not only is it a coworking space with a beautiful garden patio but it has also evolved into a coffee . . .
I'm excited to announce the Grand Opening Party for Gather. If you are local to the Triangle area of North Carolina, I hope you stop by. Gather has evolved into a Coworking/Coffee Shop/Boutique hybrid where creative entrepreneurs, artisans & makers work & collaborate in a storefront in . . .
1. Style Unveiled 2. Slate Green Menswear via Rue La La 3. Dotted Turban Headband by Rumraisina via etsy 4. Slate Green Dress by Eshakti 5. Bold & Noble Poster 6. Leather Canvas Backback from AwesomeBag on Etsy 7. Handcrafted Rug via Joss & Main 1. Heather Chadduck for . . .
Here's a collection of some of the things I've scouted for Gather (& others) over the past couple of months: . . .
I've been laid up sick in bed for the past three days, as a result I'm getting the chance to update this blog with more of what's been happening. Here are some visuals of what I've been working on at Gather this past month and a half: I am carving out a small space of my own to work while I . . .
Campbell Road Nursery is one of my favorite plant nurseries in the Raleigh/Cary, North Carolina area. Their prices are really good, their plants healthy, and they are nice and helpful. They have a huge plant variety and rows and rows of greenhouses. Like many nurseries their plantings are . . .
After snagging a set of 6 Bentwood Chairs at the thrift store for $10/piece I've been seeing them everywhere. My Mom has the rattan Thonet Bentwood rocker and my daughter even has a kids version that was passed down from my Grandmother, and frankly I've always found both to be a little unsightly. In . . .
Here are some chairs and stools I've considered for Gather: 1. Leather Butterfly Chair from CB2 2. Black Wishbone Chair from Overstock 3. Newman Backless Wooden Barstool from JC Penney 4. Campaign Chair from World Market 5. Chase Stool with Removable Back from World Market 6. Constance Side . . .
A few blocks away from Gather is a charming, well maintained and very well stocked herb garden, that you really wouldn't happen upon unless you knew it was there. It is tucked away behind the railroad tracks, near, but sort of behind the town offices and next to an old historic building that used to . . .
I always think it is fun to see progress shots. And while the space I am opening in downtown Cary has been changing a lot in the past few weeks since I've gotten the keys I still have quite a bit to do before my first tenants move in on June 15th. Here are before shots of the space that I took when . . .