A new retail concept has moved into the former home of the Hide Shop in Mills 50. The 700 SF stand-alone building is located just behind Snap! Orlando at 728 N. Thornton Avenue and will be the new home...
Our partners at Orlando Shirts (Facebook | Instagram) were broken into last week and lost over $1,000 worth of merchandise. A man threw a piece of a fire hydrant through the shop window, entered the store, and left with the...
The downtown location of Siegel's Clothing Co. (Website) has closed after 15 years of business. When asked about the reason behind the closure, a shop clerk told Bungalower that, "It's not the same clientele we used to have . It was...
The Orlando branch of the national group, Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the Abbey of St. Gertrude de Nivelles, will be hosting a tribute to the John Waters' muse, and 80s B-movie queen, Divine. The Divine Sisters of Filth variety show...
PROMO: We've added even more designs to our hyper-local Orlando Shirts shop at shop.bungalower.com. Everything is printed directly to the shirt, per order, and then shipped out. We also have an in-store pickup option at the new home of our...
Educe Salon (Website) has placed as a finalist in the L'Oreal Professionnel's Color and Style Trophy, hair competition, out of 226 submissions. Phillip Rosado was named in the Styling and Cutting and Men's Image Awards categories and will compete live...
Townie Tourist (Facebook | Website) is a weekly series of tours, hosted by Orlando-native Jenny De Witt. De Witt takes viewers on a walking tour of a different neighborhood or cultural event each Saturday at 10 a.m. and broadcasts...
SPONSORED: Krystal Osborne is an artist, cosmetologist, and make-up effects artist based out of Winter Park. Osborne has been sculpting zombie-inspired jewelry since 2003 and married them with her salon to create something really unique in Central Florida, ZombieHead Salon...
UPDATE: "Friendly" is not a word we should have used when referring to this new shop.     A new retail shop will be opening in the heart of the Mills 50 District on June 10, in the former home of A Place...
Master tailor, Bonnie Lewis, has launched a new sustainable Orlando-based fashion line called Common Wares (Instagram | Website) in Ivanhoe Village. Common Wares specializes in three minimal shapes cut to three lengths; crop, tunic, and dress. Each piece is hand-made,...
We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, so we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our favorite urbanist...
 Project Runway Season 14 contestant, Merline Labisiere, will headline the 7th Annual In the Artist's Studio fundraiser for the Downtown Arts District, as part of their visiting artist program series. The Hatian-American Miami-based designer is a graduate of the Savannah College of Art...
  After more than 18 years in Winter Park, Orlando Vintage Clothing and Costume (Website) is moving to College Park later this year. The shop on Fairbanks Avenue known for its funky styles from the 1890s to the 1990s will move...
Bubble wrap is the new black. Maybe not, but plastic shopping bags, aluminum cans, old newspapers and orange construction fencing were just some of the hottest materials on the runway at this year’s Trash 2 Trends fashion show. Presented at SeaWorld...
Freehand Goods, is the latest pop-up in East End Market. Freehand Goods (Facebook | Instagram) is a Florida-centric retail outfit run by Jacob Zepf, the man behind Outfitters Co in Winter Park, which we've written about previously, HERE. You...
RED BULL CAN HEADDRESS DESIGNED BY PATRICK O'CONNOR, PHOTO BY JORGE SUAREZ At the time of this post, there were only thirty tickets remaining for this year's Trash 2 Trends runway show at SeaWorld Orlando. The annual recycled fashion show event...
PHOTO VIA GYPSET FACEBOOK PAGE A local artist, Samantha Lynch, has launched a handcrafted jewelry line called Gypset (Website). Lynch has been selling her wares online and wholesale to local boutiques but has just launched her own mobile boutique. Gypset will be...
Swanson's Ivanhoe Row is the string of retail buildings located on Orange Avenue, that face Lake Ivanhoe and Gaston Edward's Park, the anchor tenant of which is arguably Hammered Lamb. The entire stretch is owned by Bob Swanson, hence...
We announced last month that Retromended Vintage (Facebook | Website) would be moving into a new space in Mills 50. They have since moved and opened their new location, right between Tako Cheena and Ritzy Rags at 930 N.  Mills Avenue...
PHOTO [email protected] The Thread is a column by Anna Christmas, a style consultant who recently moved back to Orlando, that looks at the who, what, and wear of Orlando’s fashion scene   To highlight the awesomeness of this past holiday weekend I have...
Outfitters Ave (Facebook | Website) is a one-stop men's clothing shop that has opened up across from Rollins College, just next to Miller's Hardware. The store hosts a variety of fashionable men's items like shoes, shirts, pants, and plenty of...
The Thread is a column by Anna Christmas, a style consultant who recently moved back to Orlando, that looks at the who, what, and wear of Orlando’s fashion scene. If you're the type of person who appreciates a blast of...
  SPONSORED: UCF alum Richard Frost, inspired by his growing interest and appreciation for locally-sourced and handcrafted products, has launched a new online marketplace called Parlor & Pantry (Website) to promote and support local makers. Frost’s online shop features only local...
The Thread is a column by Anna Christmas, a style consultant who recently moved back to Orlando, that looks at the who, what, and wear of Orlando’s fashion scene   Summer is creeping around the corner and it's time to realign...
The Thread is a column by Anna Christmas, a style consultant who recently moved back to Orlando, that looks at the who, what, and wear of Orlando’s fashion scene   Sitting in an open Italian bistro sipping cappuccinos, pondering the Prosecco...