Home & Garden

Meet the Maker: Echoview

Echoview’s woven textiles, including its baby blanket that won first place in the Home & Garden category of Our State’s Made in NC Awards, are sustainably made in — where else? — Weaverville, North Carolina.

Nature

Meet the Maker: Cloister Honey

Cloister Honey won first place in the Food & Drink category of Our State’s Made in NC Awards. The company’s flavored spreads, from salted honey to Arbol pepper-infused honey, separate them from the hive.

Arts

Meet the Maker: R. Riveter

R. Riveter creates more than just high quality handbags, which won first place in the Style category of Our State’s Made in NC Awards. It also creates jobs for military spouses all over the county.

Life

Ramblin’ Man: From Wagon Trail to Interstate

Getting from here to there in North Carolina has always depended on safe roads — for man and beast.

Arts

Studio Tour with Durham’s Beverly McIver

In a studio inside a former tobacco warehouse, a nationally renowned artist re-creates the faces of her loved ones in lush oil paintings.