SPONSORED: For the next 31 days of March, contemporary artists from across the country will be creating new works and engaging with the public on the Art and History Museums - Maitland's campus. Art31 is a series of exhibits and...
In a welcome follow-up to the announcement that our friends and partners at Orlando Shirts were calling it quits in early January, they have just announced that they will be sticking around a bit longer. Orlando Shirts released the following information regarding their...
Rebuild Globally (Website) is an Orlando-based non-profit focused on alleviating poverty in Haiti via education and providing a more sustainable, entrepreneurial solution for survivors of the 2010 earthquake. Rebuild Globally job training programs are based on a social enterprise model...
Amazon's Treasure Truck (Website) is in Orlando. The online retailer has launched their glorified pickup/deliver truck across the country and now Amazon users in Orlando can take advantage of the service. The Treasure Truck program allows shoppers to pick specific Treasure...
PROMO: Keep Orlando Beautiful's annual fundraiser and fashion show, Trash 2 Trends, is set to return in 2018 at SeaWorld Orlando on February 3. The evening features a runway of unique, up-cycled designs made from recycled and discarded materials -...
The Junior League of Greater Orlando (Website) has announced that they will close their Bargain Box thrift store at 2010 N. Orange Avenue in Ivanhoe Village . The Junior League has been operating thrift shops to supplement their income since...
RuPaul's Drag Race isn't the only game in town when it comes to drag television binge-tasticness. Dragula, the search for the world's next drag "supermonster" is hosted by the Boulet Brothers, Dracmorda and Swanthula, and if you can't tell,...
After almost three years of business, our friends and partners at Orlando Shirts are calling it quits. The family-run, hyper-local and Florida-focused shirt shop was owned and operated as a side hustle by parent company Go Big Marketing (Website). The owner...
Art LaBellman, owner of LaBelle Furs (Facebook | Website), will be retiring after 46 years in the fur business. The business, located at 351 N. Orange Avenue , has actually been in operation since 1957, but actually goes back to...
The new Mills 50 location of Lineage Coffee Roasting  (Facebook | Website) is scheduled to open no December 2 at 1011 E. Colonial Drive by Lazy Moon Pizza. Lineage's owner, Jarrett Johnson, told Bungalower last March that the new shop will sport...
The annual Trash 2 Trends fashion show will be returning on Saturday, February 3 and applications are open for this year's competition. Trash 2 Trends is an annual fundraiser hosted by Keep Orlando Beautiful, that features the fashion and art...
Orlando-based photographer, Lee Vandergrift, has been documenting men's beards since 2013. His series, the "Beard Envy Project," was prompted by Vandergrift's own struggle to grow a lush full beard. Since he began, he's photographed over 200 furry faces. Vandergrift is...
SPONSORED: The ladies at Orlando Shirts (Facebook | Website) are hosting a Hurricane Sale at their Mills 50 shop, located at 1200 E. Hillcrest Street . Get 20 percent off of all your favorite locally-inspired merch while enjoying coffee, doughnuts,...
Now that Eclipse Mania has passed, all of you trendy glass-buyers are looking at those fancy paper goggles and wondering what to do with them. Wonder no longer. DON'T WASTE, DONATE Astronomers Without Borders (Website) is looking to take your eclipse...
Artborne Magazine (Facebook | Website) is for sale. The owner of the fledgling arts magazine, Jonathan Yubi, has moved to New York City and is looking to sell. The asking price is $30,000. Yubi told Bungalower that in its first year of operations,...
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,...