Following its trip to Austin, Texas, the KREWE Tiny House, a mobile eyewear shopping experience, arrives at The Shops Buckhead Atlanta on April 20. Known for its modern, handcrafted frames often seen on famed faces like Beyoncé, Emma Watson and HAIM, the hip eyewear lines the shelves of the 154-square-foot showroom. Shoppers can purchase frames from the brand’s iconic sun and optical collections, and will be hard-pressed to try not to Instagram the pop-up experience.
In The Shops Buckhead Atlanta, you’ll find Gypsy Kitchen. With a mix of Spanish, Indian and Mediterranean fare, the menu is certainly unique. Although the interior is gorgeous, you’ll want to take advantage of the patio for the warm days ahead. And Gypsy Kitchen has an always-rotating round of patio specials, which includes discounts on wine and tapas. Gypsy Kitchen features live music on special evenings.
Bella Cucina, the Italian-inspired specialty food brand, is a familiar name in Atlanta households, and it now has a new retail location at The Shops Buckhead Atlanta. Soaring industrial ceilings and concrete floors give the storefront an edgy vibe, while floral details and signs with friendly sayings keep it inviting. Several wooden tables fill the front part of the shop, each lined with Bella Cucina’s famous pesto and preserves and samples to try. Towards the back of the store is a space for classes, and eventually a full kitchen will be added.
It isn’t just the coffee and the espresso drinks that you’ll admire in this outpost of Alabama-based, fast-growing Revelator; you’ll also marvel at the elegant modern décor, the ambitious talent of manager/pastry chef Andrea Kirshtein (whose husband, Eli, owned The Luminary and now works in development for Revelator), and the growing menu she oversees out of a minuscule kitchen and pairs with a small but significant list of organic, biodynamic wines.
High-end clientele of The Shops Buckhead Atlanta now have a posh go-to lair for all their purchasing needs, whether it by clothing, accessories, gifts or furnishings. Enter The Service by Style Design (abnstyle.com), where Amy B. Nelson and her team will provide complimentary consulting by appointment for clients and patrons of the venue's stylish boutiques.
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This is the first brick and mortar Georgia location for the gourmet gelato shop which is known for presenting its scoops in the shape of a rose. Gelatos and sorbets are made from whole fruit purees, free range eggs, and French whole milk. Fancy flavors include tiramisu and mango Alfonso d’India. Gluten free and vegan options will be available upon request.
Atlanta Ballet 2 is officially kicking off the holiday season with two free performances at the Shops of Buckhead on Saturday, November 18 and Saturday, November 25. Audiences will have the opportunity to witness the fresh excitement of the newest ensemble, comprised of 12 talented young dancers who train at the highest level of Atlanta Ballet’s Centre for Dance Education under the direction of Atlanta Ballet Artistic Director Gennadi Nedvigin and Dean Sharon Story. In addition to the program’s commitment to developing professional dancers, Atlanta Ballet 2 is focused on bringing dance to the Atlanta community.
For six graduates and current students from the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in Midtown, the chance to install their art in various locations throughout the posh shopping district is a golden opportunity to showcase what they do. In July, the group was selected from among 15 entries to put their work in various spaces throughout the property. Dubbed Buckhead Loves Locals, the program will keep the art in place through the rest of this year.
Hundreds of locals hit the Shops Buckhead Atlanta this weekend for the second annual Style South. The event, a day-long series of special shopping events culminating in an outdoor fashion show, began on Thursday with a kick-off party at Buckhead Art &Company. By Saturday evening, more than 300 people made their way to the plaza for a runway presentation featuring a range of retailers including Alice & Olivia, Theory, Joie, Tod's, Vilebrequin and more.
“Because not everyone can attend New York Fashion Week, this is our way of bringing the excitement and glamour of a fall runway show right to Atlanta so guests can experience all of fall’s sought-after trends from our own considerable collection of retailers,” said Anneliese Reid, marketing manager of The Shops Buckhead Atlanta. “Additionally, shoppers will have the opportunity to buy their favorite looks fresh off the runway.”
In collaboration with SCAD, six up-and-coming artists will create one-of-a-kind art installations and murals throughout the property
The Shops Buckhead Atlanta is collaborating with Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) to bring one-of-a-kind art displays to the outdoor center during the second annual “Buckhead Loves Locals” ...
Two of America’s newest luxury shopping and dining districts located in the heart of Atlanta and Houston, are introducing new tourism programs for domestic and international travelers in November. The Shops Buckhead Atlanta and River Oaks District Houston both offer a curated collection of renowned designer names including Dior, Hermes, Tom Fordand more, coupled with today’s contemporary designer labels such as Akris, COS, Brunello Cucinelli, and BONOBOS, many of which are located nowhere else in these markets. Read Full Article