Month: August 2017

Trend Talk

Tabor’s creative director Scott Newkirk talks Charlotte men’s style and what it’s like going to market to buy for them. As the creative director at Perry Poole’s Tabor—one of the region’s top upscale menswear boutiques—Scott Newkirk, 56, is quietly, subtly shaping the way men in Charlotte dress and shop. Before moving here a year and a half ago, the Jackson,…

To-Do List: September’s Five Essential Dates

  September 1-4 Celebrate Labor Day with the 25th-annual Matthews Alive Labor Day Festival. The weekend-long festival in downtown Matthews is family-friendly and includes a parade, fair rides, games, food trucks, arts and crafts, and more. The annual event also supports local nonprofits and has donated over $1.5 million to area organizations. Free to attend. matthewsalive.org   September 7 At…

Decadent Desserts

Beat the heat with cookie-dough pops, rolled ice cream, and other epic sweet treats. Celebrate Labor Day with a tasty treat from some of the city’s newest ice cream shops. Consider this your summer bucket list: Head to TWO SCOOPS CREAMERY for delicious homemade ice cream. Enjoy the classic cones or try one of the shop’s original flavors, such as…