THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 9.8.2014 – 9.12.2014

“The best portion of a good man’s life; his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.” -William Wordsworth Here is what we have going on this week, Monday, September 8 – Friday, September 12: STORE Join us for First & Third Mondays in our newly expanded studio space, to work on your latest […]

THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 9.1.2014 – 9.5.2014

“There is no greatness where there is not simplicity, goodness, and truth.” – Leo Tolstoy Here is what we have going on this week, Monday, September 1 – Friday, September 5: STORE The Factory Store and Café will be closed on Monday, September 1 to observe Labor Day. Shop our annual Labor Day Sale and receive […]

THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 8.25.2014 – 8.29.2014

“Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all is a form of planning.”  – Gloria Steinem Here is what we have going on this week, Monday, August 25 – Friday, August 29: STORE Beginning Friday, shop our annual Labor Day Sale and receive 20% off both in-store and online. […]

THINK (RE)THINK: THE FACTORY CAFÉ

From time-to-time, we write about the business of running a business: about how we make decisions, about how many times decisions just make themselves from lack of decision-making, and about how those decisions sometimes work—and often don’t. The truth of the matter is that running a business (or a life, or a family) is about […]

THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 8.18.2014 – 8.22.2014

“Always keep your eyes open. Keep watching. Because whatever you see can inspire you.” – Grace Coddington Here is what we have going on this week, Monday, August 18 – Friday, August 22: STORE Beginning Tuesday, we will highlight some of our all-time favorite wardrobe essentials. Ranging from basic layering staples to fully embellished statement […]

THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 8.11.2014 – 8.15.2014

“Art enables us to find ourselves, and lose ourselves at the same time.” –Thomas Merton Here is what we have going on this week, Monday, August 11 – Friday, August 15: STORE Lose yourself in our DIY space this week. Start a new project with a One-of-a-Kind DIY kit (available for a limited time), or […]

THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 8.4.2014 – 8.8.2014

“The most simple things can bring the most happiness.” –Izabella Scorupco Here is what we have going on this week, Monday, August 4 – Friday, August 8: STORE Explore our selection of 100% organic cotton jersey garments—the versatility of our fabric is great for the changing seasons. Beautiful alone or layered, basic or embellished, our […]

FRIENDS OF THE CAFÉ, SOUTHERN FOODWAYS, AND VIVIAN HOWARD

Last Friday night, we hosted our second “Friends of the Café” dinner, which also served as our first Piggy Bank Dinner fundraiser for the Southern Foodways Alliance (SFA). Chef Vivian Howard of Chef & the Farmer restaurant and the Peabody-award winning television series A Chef’s Life traveled to The Factory from North Carolina for an evening of delicious food, cocktails, much […]

THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 7.21.2014 – 7.25.2014

“Savor the ritual of the table. Mealtime is a time for empathy and generosity, a time to nourish and communicate.” —Alice Waters, The Art of Simple Food Here is what we have going on at The Factory this week, Monday, July 21 – Friday, July 25: STORE Enjoy our newly updated retail space, view our […]

THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 7.14.2014 – 7.18.2014

The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who’ll get me a book I ain’t read. –Abraham Lincoln Here is what we have going on this week, Monday, July 14 – Friday, July 18: STORE Beginning Monday, we will highlight some of our favorite books and other summer […]