12401 Wake Union Church Rd
Wake Forest, NC 27587-7436
Phone: (919) 556-4007
Fax: (919) 570-0525
One of the few shops that do justice to the legacy of fine chocolate is The Chocolate Boutique. It has a collection of the rich sweet, procured from various parts of the world, especially Belgium and Switzerland. Dark, white, milk and flavored chocolates are found in a resplendent array, wrapped in fine paper. Host your private chocolate parties at the Chocolate Boutique where you can try your hand at crafting this exotic food. It also offers a customized selection of chocolates made as per your choice.
Stelliana's Petit Boutique is a stylish store that features top brands of clothing for children, especially French labels. Enjoy shopping here with the warm staff who helps visitors recommendations. Special offers and discounts make this boutique really popular among fashion-conscious mothers in Raleigh.
One of the most sought after boutiques in the Lafayette Village shopping center in the city of Raleigh is the renowned Anna & Alice. It is a flamboyant avenue where an array of contemporary clothing meets an equally fine range of classic clothing. Be it some retail therapy, or for that matter a lookout for a party wear, or even a purchase visit for a pair of jeans, the Anna & Alice is a shopper’s perfect avenue. The range of products is commercially viable which makes the showroom even more pocket friendly.
Sample delicious cheese from around Europe and North America at Six Forks Cheese. Carrying over 100 varieties of cheese, this shop is the perfect place to shop for the cheese aficionados in your life. Browse a selection of cheese forks, wines, honey, and more on the shelves. If you've always wanted to know more about cheese, you can increase your knowledge on this yummy food by taking one of their classes.
Mike and Janet Johnston combine their art of recipe creating with their retail experience at Savory Spice Shop. This franchise store in the north of Raleigh prides itself on over 160 original concoctions of specialty extracts, spices, sauces and oils. It sources handcrafted blends that are freshly ground at their workshop in Denver and promise to enhance your culinary expeditions. Give a classic steak or burger a unique twist with Chat Masala or Cantanzaro Herbs. Sample a fusion of flavors like Vindaloo, Vietnamese sweet lemon curry, Tandoori, Ethiopian-style seasoning or a BBQ rub that truly captures global essences. Take the recommendations of owners Bob and Cindy while enjoying their friendly service.
Purchase the drinks and libations for your next party at BottleMixx which has a whopping selection of liquor from all parts of the world. While a major chunk of the collection consists of beers from North Carolina, other domestic and foreign brands are also stocked here. One can also buy a basket of assorted beers and wines for gifting. One can also taste the libations at the Tasting Bar. All tips given at the bar are donated to charity.
Mary Virginia Liles' passion for monograms is inspired by Martha Stewart's written publications. Her entrepreneurial venture took root at home and specialized in designs hand-stitched on linen for friends and family. Today Monograms, Inc. in North Hills engraves an array of items brought in by customers or purchased at the store. From paper, glassware, bath and bed products, acrylic and vinyl to jewelry and sterling silver, they boast the creativity and mechanism to beautify and personalize your inventory, that makes for one-of-a-kind wedding presents, baby shower gifts and souvenirs.
Launched in 2010, Midtown Olive Press prides itself on an unrivaled selection of gourmet oils and aged vinegar. The array features top-quality Extra Virgin Olive Oil made from handpicked fruit. Sourced from the Triangle area and across the world, sample inventive renditions like Black Truffle and Roasted Walnut, as well as the classic and organic kind. The antioxidant content makes it a healthier alternative while the flavor ensures that taste is not compromised. Italian Balsamic Vinegar from Modena in Blueberry or Dark Chocolate add a refreshing twist to traditional marinades. Also on sale are gourmet foods such as dips, spreads, jams and mustard.
Elaine Miller, inspired by her mother's style and father's work ethic, prides herself on an eponymous jewelry line. From beginnings that saw her up-cycling secondhand pieces picked up at New York's antique stores, Miller boasts four decades in the business. The boutique in North Hills opened its doors in 2002 and is an extension of her passion that showcases an opulent selection of estate jewelry and vintage ornaments displayed in an exquisite ambiance of majestic chandeliers and rich upholstery. In addition, it features the magnificent works of emerging talent namely Elizabeth Locke, Chad Allison, Mdviani, Slane and Slane, and Christopher Designs.
Quintessentials is your best bet for elegant and tasteful table essentials. This store in the heart of North Hills features an exquisite collection of home accessories that are thoughtfully hand-selected by the owner, Kristen Anderson, herself. Anderson's love for china combines with her experience in retail to present an aesthetic arrangement of glassware, cutlery, crockery, crystal finds, fine china, silver pieces and linens. Some of the designers represented are William Yeoward, Simon Pearce, Reed & Barton and Sferra. It is no surprise that the uber chic tabletop assortment is a popular choice for bridal registry and gifting solutions.
Trust The Spectacle to handle your visionary needs, just as all of the Raleigh area does. With vast experience spanning over two decades in the optical service and fashion field, owners Wick Morgan and Gregor Owen aspire to combine comfort and style with an exquisite eye-wear collection. Every piece has undergone a thorough examination and is etched with the shop's recognizable logo. The inventory features prescription eye-gear, designer sunglasses and fine sports-wear. Brands on offer include Ray Ban, Porsche, Paul Smith, Prada and Lindberg.
Raleigh natives Gena Faigenbaum Combs and Chandler Woodall brought fashion back home to North Carolina after successful stints in New York with the likes of Missoni and Valentino. Launched in 2006, the collection at the boutique is hand-selected by the duo from their travels across the nation while keeping pace with the season's latest fashion trends. Browse through evening-wear, designer dresses, denim, chic accessories and everyday staples showcased in a friendly and fashion-forward environment. Some of the talented designers represented are Enza Costa, Lauren Moshi, Ted Rossi, J Brand, Alice & Olivia, Dolce Vita, Fiona Paxton, Rock & Republic, and many more.