Archives: clothing

Y&H Mercantile is west coast bound

Packing up the flannels and moving to Oakland, California.

Street Store for Homeless open for business on Saturday

A chance for the homeless to easily pick up some clothes that they might need.

Richmond profiles Paradigm

Used and new clothing in one spot.

Emerald Grippa silk scarves join RVA’s growing fashion scene

A chance moment prompted this freelance illustrator to start a company that makes high-quality silk scarves.

New retailer Y&H Mercantile opens Saturday

Yaa Taah and Hansi Armentrout’s Y&H Mercantile soft-opens Saturday, June 1, at 11:00 AM. The new retail store will bring women’s and men’s clothes and accessories to Robinson Street.


What does your start-up business do? The business is an online clothing shop for boys–baby to toddler-aged. There are so many more options for girls! This pain has been echoed back to me by many moms who have boys, so I feel it’s an underserved market. How did your venture start? The idea came about […]

Love This

What does your start-up business do? People increasingly want to create positive change with their consumption. Today’s conscious consumers will shape tomorrow’s mainstream. Love This is a mobile retail shop that fosters this desire by promoting responsibly crafted products throughout Richmond. We forge relationships with design influenced changemakers to curate our collection of quality accessories, […]

PHOTOS: Shockoe Denim

Photos from Shockoe’s newest business: Shockoe Denim.

Handcrafted denim shop opens in Shockoe

Shockoe Denim is the first store in town to offer handmade jeans for men and women–all made right before your eyes.

Capital! Style, June

Summer is finally here, and the people of Richmond have never looked better! This edition of Capital! Style catches up with the unfathomably stylish as they enjoy the final days of spring.