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Why You Need To Head To Royal Oak This Holiday Season

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 11.30.2013 | Detroit

Whether you're planning to splurge on gifts for friends and family, or just use holiday entertaining as an excuse to redecorate, there's no better tim...

17 Reasons That Small Businesses In Detroit Are Thriving

Posted 11.29.2013 | Detroit

When it comes to shopping local, there might be nowhere that cares quite like Detroit. Each new coffee shop is heralded as a major player in the c...

Here's Where To Find The Best Gifts For Kids In Detroit

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Detroit

In decades past, downtown Detroit hummed with activity during the holidays, with Hudson's being the place for gift shopping and Christmas-crazy kids. ...

Detroit's Next Retail Wave? Bras And Indie Toys

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 08.08.2013 | Detroit

Detroit's retail scene might be striding forward, but it's also looking backwards for inspiration. Comerica Hatch Detroit, a contest in its third y...

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Manufacturing 2.0 Takes Off In The Motor City

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 07.08.2013 | Detroit

A high-end boutique with an in-house juice bar might seem like a surprising fit for Detroit -- even a risky venture. But people came out in droves las...

A Wave Of New Retail Is Coming To Midtown This Summer

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 06.01.2013 | Detroit

Summer is apparently the time to go shopping in Midtown Detroit, if the new stores popping up all over the neighborhood are any indication. The are...

New Shop Coming To Midtown Will Keep You Fashionably Local

Model D | Nicole Rupersburg | Posted 04.23.2013 | Detroit

This story originally appeared in the April 23 issue of Model D. Global Detroit Human will open inside the Auburn in the coming weeks, joining reta...

Shop Kate Middleton's Style At Somerset

Posted 03.28.2013 | Detroit

Detroit may not have its own monarchy, but that doesn't mean local ladies can't outfit themselves in royal fashion on this side of the pond. Now Motor...

More Shops To Open In Detroit's Midtown

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 12.21.2012 | Detroit

Add Willys Overland Lofts to the growing list of Midtown Detroit properties seeing expansion in the retail sector. Although probably best known for it...

Weekend Shopping: 'Tis The Season For Holiday Markets

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 12.07.2012 | Detroit

When you gear up for holiday shopping in Detroit, don't forget to plan to visit the ephemeral markets that swoop in for a weekend and disappear before...

11 Amazing Spots To Shop On Small Business Saturday

Posted 11.25.2012 | Detroit

Just surviving the consumerist frenzy that is Black Friday leaves many shoppers with something of a post-spending hangover. Fluorescent lighting often...

Dan Gilbert's Latest Development Is All New

Detroit Free Press | John Gallagher | Posted 01.01.2013 | Detroit

Quicken Loans founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert's real estate arm announced today it will build a 1,300-space parking garage with 33,000 square feet of...

Downtown Detroit Gets A Taste Of The Woods At New Shop

Posted 10.31.2012 | Detroit

Camping, hiking, skiing and even rock climbing enthusiasts might be surprised they can find what they're looking for in downtown Detroit. Beginning Th...

Eminem Project Following Local Entrepreneurs Gets Help From The State

Posted 10.29.2012 | Detroit

He may recently have turned 40, but Eminem is showing no signs of slowing down. The rapper is producing the show "Detroit Rubber" for the YouTube chan...

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Detroiter Brings LA Style, Amazing Vintage And Designer Fashions Back Home

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 10.26.2012 | Detroit

With a love of fashion born in Detroit, cultivated on the coasts and inspired by travels across the globe, Christos Garkinos has a unique eye for styl...

Why West Village Is The Place To Be In October

Posted 10.12.2012 | Detroit

After a popular run in Detroit last fall and a short stint in spring, Tashmoo Biergarten is back for October with extended hours. The outdoor, Eur...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Meet The Shops Opening In Midtown's Hottest Development

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 10.03.2012 | Detroit

With construction nearing completion at Midtown's most buzzed-about new rental property, the Auburn, 7 out of 8 retail spaces are occupied as the deve...

Vividbraille: Envisioning Manufacturing And High Fashion In Detroit

Posted 09.14.2012 | Detroit

Not like the fashion world is ever boring, but it's the concept of making things that really quickens Brock Willsey's pulse. This born-and-bred Michig...

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Gift Shop With Vintage Twist Opening In Midtown Just In Time For Holidays

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 09.06.2012 | Detroit

It's been less than a year since Rachel Lutz opened her eclectic boutique in Detroit, but she's ready to take the entrepreneurial plunge again. Wi...

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Pop-Up Planned For Bookstore Space; Owner Gets Real About Starting A Business

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 09.01.2012 | Detroit

As one of Detroit's few bookstores prepares to close just after its third anniversary, owner Greg Lenhoff has no regrets, a lot of advice and inklings...

The Next Best Neighborhood To Open Up Shop In Detroit

Model D | JON ZEMKE | Posted 08.21.2012 | Detroit

This post originally appeared in Model D. Conventional wisdom in Detroit dictates that The Villages is one of the ripest areas for retail success ...

A Vintage Day Dress Tells a Modern Urban Story in Detroit

Alvita Lozano | Posted 10.13.2012 | Detroit
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Ms. Cara Lundgren, a long time vintage collector, dealer and stylist in Detroit agreed to a collaborative photo shoot modeling her wardrobe and showcasing an eclectic urban look.

What's Going On At The Eastern Market's Old R. Hirt Building?

Model D | Posted 07.10.2012 | Detroit

The hustle and bustle of Eastern Market is always apparent on Saturdays. Today though, marks the opening of Eastern Market Tuesdays which will run thr...