Birmingham’s boutique game just gained a player. Sidekicks, a sneaker and modern streetwear boutique founded by Alabama natives Joseph Bradley and Bonaventure Akinlosotu, is open for business in Avondale.Continue reading “Sidekicks sneaker and apparel shop opens in Avondale at 400 41st St. S.”
One of our favorite places in Birmingham, Seasick Records, just got some national recognition.
For five years, Stone Hollow Farmstead has tempted us with bouquets, cheeses and other treats at its tent on Saturday mornings at Market at Pepper Place. Now it has set up shop permanently in the neighborhood with FarmStand, a new brick-and-mortar that opened its doors on March 7.Continue reading “Peek inside FarmStand by Stone Hollow Farmstead open now at Pepper Place”
Coworking spaces—they’re the perfect office alternative for small businesses and entrepreneurs seeking a place to work without the pricy overhead cost of an office. Birmingham is peppered with them—but none quite like Practice Works, the new holistic health coworking space opening in Avondale this April.Read more
Last week in part 1, Barby Toro shared her story of emigration from Cuba. Now, in part 2, Luis Toro tells us about his Colombian heritage. And it all leads to Wasabi Juan’s, home of the sushi burrito, in Birmingham.Continue reading “Celebrating Hispanic heritage with Barby and Luis Toro of Wasabi Juan’s, part 2”
With Summer vacation pictures piling up, and those first day of school photos quick to follow, your cell phone is probably filling up with memories you’re going to want to keep. Perhaps you have some photos that are truly beautiful. They need to be seen! Take those vacation photos and sweet summertime memories to Four Corners Gallery and transform them into a piece of art.Continue reading “4 ways you can transform your digital photos into works of art at Four Corners Gallery”
Packing and moving…at some point in your life both of these things will likely be necessary. You might have heard accounts of stressful, even problematic moving experiences.
Those stresses can be eased with good planning, preparation, and with help from a professional moving company.
We’ve all been there. That moment when you feel like a total genius. You’ve just come up with the perfect new business idea. You’re ready to make millions. But then…
Alabama Launchpad announces Finale Startup competition winners and they are Birmingham startups; Pointz and O3 Solution.
It seems that every month we read about great opportunities being presented to early-stage companies or startups in Alabama. This week three Birmingham companies are finalist in Alabama Launchpad’s competition for $150,000 in Prattville, Thursday at 4PM.
Do you appreciate a smooth cup of coffee with a great back story? Of course you do! Let’s hear all about Domestique Coffee’s mission of “Easy access to high quality coffee” as we focus on the Pocus brothers in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday! Continue reading “Small business Monday – Focus on Domestique Coffee”
Need more vinyl for that turntable you got for Christmas? Of course you do! Whether it’s vintage or cutting edge new work, you can find it at Seasick Records. In this week’s edition of Small Business Monday, Dan Drinkard tells us all about his dream to open a record shop coming true right here in the Magic City!
Have you ever heard of roasted coconut balsamic vinegar? How about green chili pepper olive oil? Did you know that balsamic vinegars were once used in drinks and that they’re making a comeback? In this week’s edition of Small Business Monday, Cheryl Harper tells us about the world of flavor that awaits at Simply Infused Olive Oil Shop.
Do you have a special event coming up where you’d like to feel a bit more fabulous? Need some henna work or special effects makeup for a film? Elaine Tindill-Rohr tells us how she has turned her love of body art into a business in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday.
Are vintage t-shirts and pins your jam? Do you like playing ATARI (original version!) while chilling to local music? Then Manitou Supply Co. is for you! Conveniently located on 5th AVE S in Crestwood, Manitou has been supplying the ‘Ham with 70’s-90’s goodness for almost a year now! Luciana Giovinazzo tells us all about it in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday! Continue reading “Small business Monday – Focus on Manitou Supply”