Dime & Regal holds grand-reopening at new Wealthy Street location.

Makers On The Move: Retail Shop Relocates & Expands

There are big changes ahead for the ultra-sophisticated shop Dime & Regal.
AM Yoga offers free classes for veterans.

Yoga Studio Offers Classes Tailored to Veterans

AM Yoga Studio has partnered with Community Rebuilders to launch a yoga program for veterans to assist with symptoms of PTSD and other mental health issues.
Design Quest furniture display

Design Quest Celebrates 45 Years with a Look Back

Jorgen and Meg Sorensen opened Design Quest in Gaslight Village in 1972 after relocating to Grand Rapids from Arizona. The couple was encouraged to make the move by Meg Sorensen’s brother in law, Joseph Grassie, who was the city manager of Grand Rapids.
Lost & Found Vintage in Royal Oak, Michigan.

Take a Road Trip to Lost & Found Vintage in Royal Oak

My favorite part of October is my birthday. Every year, on Oct. 13, I take myself out for vintage shopping and quality “me time.” It’s the perfect day to reflect on the past year and to embrace growing older while doing something I love.
Central Michigan University students help develop thermal bra.

Breast Cancer Survivor Helps Develop Thermal Bra

The summer after undergoing a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery, Jodie Faber went for a swim in the East Bay in Traverse City. She said after climbing out of the water she was freezing and could not warm up. She also noticed her breasts had turned a concerning shade of bright red.
Alkalign Studios opened in Ada earlier this year.

A Workout for Every Body

Yoga blocks, pilates balls, low weights, yoga straps, resistance bands, closed-loop bands, a ballet barre and even the mirrors lining the studio walls are used to help with engagement and alignment at Alkalign.
LA Miller owner Lisa Miller focuses on personal styling.

Personal Styling Makes LA Miller Unique

Talking to LA Miller boutique owner Lisa Miller means discussing leggings, fur and the art of layering.

Hit Up Local Vintage & Antique Shops for Great Halloween Finds

I’m an October baby, I live for all things fall. Naturally, Halloween is one of my favorite times of the year. I am a huge advocate for finding costumes and decorations you can use year round and that can be repurposed.

The James Salon Knows How To Hustle

Adding a side-gig of clothing and shoes is a pretty genius move.

Getting Wardrobe Ready for Fall & Winter

Michigan’s shifts in season are incredibly unpredictable and while I’m not quite ready to store away my swimsuit and sandals, the weather has demanded I frantically pull out some of my fall/winter wardrobe.
Iyengar Yoga Studio Photo by Matthew Provoast Photography

Get in the Right Mindset For Fall with Iyengar Yoga

On the corner of Division and Goodrich sits a ground-level studio wrapped within a panel of windows through which sunlight penetrates, creating a hazy glow amongst the wooden floors and white walls of the interior.

Vintage Finds: The Perfect Wedding Gift

When you are as obsessed with vintage shopping as I am, you can’t avoid sharing this love with everyone around you. My sister’s wedding is at the end of September and I’ve been searching my local vintage/antique stores to find something completely unique that will help her remember her special day.
Woosah Outfitters introduces fall products

Woosah Outfitters Introduces Fall Line

Woosah Outfitters is introducing its fall product line this week.
Chelsea Lace Eggplant boots at Adored Boutique.

Fall Fashion Must Haves!

Not ready to transition to fall (raises hand and waves somberly)? We’re hoping a few cozy items from local boutiques can get you excited about this season’s offerings. If nothing else, now you know what the cool kids are wearing these days.

Pop-Up Fitness Class Takes Over Blue Bridge

A pop-up fitness class is taking over the Blue Bridge in downtown Grand Rapids on Thursday night.
Goodwill sale

Clean Out Your Closet & Earn a Discount

As you are packing away your summer attire and unpacking your favorite winter sweaters, take a good look at what you might be able to do without.
RC Caylan Atelier, wedding dress

Designer RC Caylan Invites You to “An Enchanted Evening”

Fashion designer RC Caylan has a bold vision: he wants to turn Grand Rapids into a city known for fashion.
Mobile Hydration

Nurses Deliver Hangover Cure to Your Door

Partied a little too hard last night and regretting it in the harsh light of day? A group of registered nurses are now making house visits with hangover cures that will leave you feeling like you spent a quiet night in rather than drinking yourself silly until closing time.

Lennon & Willow Boutique, The Remix

When Tenneile Petersen dreamed of opening a boutique, one decision came easy—the name. “Lennon is my daughter and Willow is my niece. They are the first girls of the family, born within 15 days of each other and we wanted to honor them and their special bond,” said Petersen.
WAR Chest Boutique opens Sale Loft.

Get A Deal: Boutique Expands With Sale Loft

Shoppers at a popular women’s boutique in Rockford will now be able to score items at a deal of up to 60 percent off.