LIFE + STYLE

Working From Home Hatched Bird Nerds and Business

A makeshift bird feeder and a plan to stave off Zoom fatigue spawned a small business for a local couple.

Jamahal C. Boyd Sets the Standard On Being Polished and Professional

Business doesn't have to be all work and no play. Jamahal Boyd brings his unique style into the workplace.
AUGUST 2022

Local Woman Launches Plus-Sized Online Boutique

Renika Smiley’s The Lusheous Collection adds fashionable clothing options for an often forgotten demographic.

Pause Cincy Is a Three-in-One Wellness Destination

Stop and smell the aromatherapy (plus plants, crystals, juices, and more) at this Black-owned Corryville shop.

Exploring Manga Manga, Cincinnati’s First Japanese Comic Bookstore

C. Jacqueline Wood's new storefront in College Hill has something for everyone.

Megan Mary Moore Brings Bridgerton Styles to the Midwest

Poet by day and princess by night, everything you get with Moore is purely magical.

Stacey Vest Creates Costume Couture in Covington

Her sky-high wigs and elaborate costumes are labors of love that will grab everyone’s attention.

Local Thrift Accounts Refreshing and Rehoming Vintage Gems

These Cincinnati-based curators prove that conscious shopping is nothing less than chic.

Stylist Alli Robben Is a Triple Threat

Personal stylist, boutique owner, and spray tan aficionado—Robben wears many hats as she makes her fashionable impression on the Queen City.

Rise of the Refill: Five Local Reusable Finds

Reduce waste easily with these local refilleries