nc fashion entrepreneurs

Meet North Carolina’s New Crop of Fashion Entrepreneurs

Our state’s fabric and design story began 115 years ago, with denim. It’s far from over. Take a look at the next chapters of design — audacious, traditional, practical — in the talent cropping up from Asheville to the Outer Banks. For these fashion designers and entrepreneurs utilizing everything from leather to feathers in their creations, “shop local” has an entirely different meaning.

Four Ways With Watermelon

Cool and colorful, watermelon is a warm-weather staple in the South. Here are some unexpected recipes for enjoying a slice of summer — on a plate, with a spoon, and through a straw.