Tag: fashion

Blazers by Design for Men and Women – This Weekend at Halcyon House


In 2009, designer Karen Bene founded her company, Blazers by Design, on the idea there are more ways for women to feel powerful in work clothes, than wearing a boring black pantsuit.

Introducing FROATS: Gilman Alum Produces Line of Fresh Boat Shoes



The Froats line of colorful, patterned boat shoes.

In 2014, Baltimore native Will Rienhoff left a steady job at a tech start-up in Thailand for a new chapter and a bit of adventure as an entrepreneur.

Worthy Threads: Two Moms Launch New Baltimore Clothing Line


After an unsuccessful search to find unique, comfortable clothes for their own children, Jessica Chappel Kremen and Lily Brown sought out their own fix. Together, they launched their kids apparel line, Worthy Threads, in May.

Lululemon Suing Under Armour Over Sports Bra Design

Lululemon’s Energy bra (left) vs. Under Armour’s Eclipse Low Impact bra

High-end athletic wear maker Lululemon is arguing that the folks at Under Armour are big fat copycats.

Support Women with Breast Cancer and Their Families at Wine, Women & Shoes, May 7


Wine, Women & Shoes Benefitting The Red Devils Kicks off Mother’s Day Week on May 7

The third annual Wine, Women & Shoes event, benefiting The Red Devils, will take place at the Delta Hotel Marriott in Hunt Valley on Sunday, May 7 from 2-6 p.m. The signature event promises a day of fashion, shopping, and fun, all in support of women fighting breast cancer and their families.

Women’s Clothing Boutique Ruth Shaw Moving to the Shops at Kenilworth



Tom Fitzpatrick, President & COO of Greenberg Gibbons, Ruth Shaw owners Brian Comes and Ray Mitchener, and Brian Gibbons, Chairman and CEO of Greenberg Gibbons celebrate the announcement of Ruth Shaw’s move to the Shops at Kenilworth.

After 44 years at The Village of Cross Keys, specialty retailer Ruth Shaw is moving to The Shops at Kenilworth in Towson.

Winter Sales Make Way For The Clothing Of Spring

Cloud 9 Clothing

Retailers are reminding us to keep our chins up. Spring is on its way, with warmer weather, sunnier days and new spring wardrobes. While we wait patiently, there are deals to be had on winter fashions, in order to make way for spring!

Quinntessential Gentleman to Open in Hunt Valley


The QG is expanding to Hunt Valley. And it’s not stopping there.

The Quinntessential Gentleman, which began in downtown Baltimore as an upscale barbershop and evolved into a mini department store, plans to open a second location February 1 at the Executive Plaza in Hunt Valley, across the street from the Hunt Valley Towne Centre.

Nothing to Wear


Thinking that I’d be caught in a rut the next social function, my wardrobe ever inadequate to the demands, I went online.  There I found a red dress that took up residence in my imagination.  It was spring, not traditionally a red time of year, and I had not gone looking for a red dress. There’s not a single shade of red in my color palette, and I’d come to avoid it, though that hadn’t always been the case.