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Dec72018

Holiday Parties and Host Gifts with Lumina Station

Twinkling lights, festive decorations, the hustle and bustle of a busy shopping season: the holiday season brings about all sorts of wonderful and exciting delights every year. One of our favorite traditions here at Lumina Station is the influx of holiday parties and celebrations! But with those fun get-togethers comes one of the most common conundrums of this time of year; what gift do you bring your host to thank him or her for throwing such a fantastic party? Luckily, our shopping village by the [...]
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Dec32018

Join Lumina Station at its Holiday Open House, Wednesday, December 5

The holiday season is here and Lumina Station is ready to celebrate! This Wednesday, December 5, will be our shopping village’s Holiday Open House to kick off the festivities in coastal North Carolina style. From 4 until 7pm, our center will be alit with a variety of promotions, including sales from all your favorite local shops and restaurants! You can enjoy lively holiday music to get you in the right mindset, then hit the walkways with your shopping lists in tow. At shops like Airlie Moon, where [...]
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Nov192018

Holiday Hosting Tips from Lumina Station

It’s officially the holiday season, and here at Lumina Station we’re hanging our favorite decorations and getting ready for all of the festivities headed our way. Chances are, you’re doing something similar at home in order to get ready for upcoming holiday gatherings and get-togethers with your family and friends. You may even be prepping for a few guests in honor of the special days we have marked on the calendar. But if hosting fills you with more than a little stress, don’t let it edge out the [...]
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Nov52018

November Merchant of the Month Feature: Lilies & Lace

If it’s time to refresh your wardrobe with a few hand-picked basics or swimwear for that winter vacation, look no further than Lilies & Lace! As Lumina Station’s November Merchant of the Month, this shop supplies the area’s best selection of loungewear, lingerie and more.  First established in 1989 in Armonk, NY, Lilies & Lace joined the Lumina Station community in 2011. Since then, our shoppers have enjoyed a wide variety of offerings from brands and vendors including Badgley Mischka, La Perla, Stella [...]
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Oct52018

October Merchant of the Month Feature: 1900 Restaurant & Lounge

The fall season is traditionally known as “local summer” here in coastal North Carolina, and no restaurant embodies this vibe better than our Merchant of the Month for October: 1900 Restaurant & Lounge! A popular hot spot for Wrightsville Beach residents and visitors, 1900 earned itself the Diners’ Choice Award through OpenTable this year, and features a varied array of Americana cuisine and cocktails. From produce to seafood, to specialty ingredients, 1900 prides itself on sourcing locally whenever [...]
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Sep52018

September Merchant of the Month Feature: Waypointe Market

Whether you’re looking for something that will match your coastal décor, or a gift for a friend, Waypointe Market carries the best supply from local and regional artists and retailers. As our September Merchant of the Month, we’re proud to say that Waypointe Market does a great job of promoting the city of Wilmington’s “shop local” mentality! Having moved into the store space earlier this year, Waypointe Market has quickly settled into its new home here in Lumina Station. The shop’s staff has made [...]
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Aug102018

Stuff the Bus at Lumina Station on Saturday, August 18

Pencils, crayons, notebooks, and loose leaf paper: these are staples of the average student’s successful school year, the tools of the trade when it comes to learning and participating in class. But what about those returning students who can’t afford to stock up on some of the basic necessities before the first bell rings? Enter Communities in Schools Cape Fear, the area resource for public schools, and Lumina Station! In an effort to support our local youth, we’re hosting a Stuff the Bus event in [...]
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Aug12018

August Merchant of the Month Feature: Island Passage

From casual, daytime attire to outfits worthy of a night out on the town, Island Passage has just what you need to embrace the style of coastal living! As Lumina Station’s August Merchant of the Month, this localized mecca of fashion is perfect for locals and visitors alike when it comes to supplementing a summer wardrobe. For more than 25 years, Island Passage has provided Wilmington and neighboring areas with clothing, shoes, accessories and more, all featuring a distinct island style and personal [...]
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Jul202018

Getting Together with the Neighbors

At Lumina Station, we’re all about being good neighbors. Whether that means working with fellow merchants during the busy season, helping out a friend, or lending a hand during a fantastic community fundraiser, the shops, restaurants and offices housed here focus on being community-minded on a daily basis. When the Good Shepherd Center had an opportunity for us to help stock the shelves, a number of our merchants leapt at the chance! Among the initiators in organizing the special store events, held [...]
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Jul22018

July Merchant of the Month Feature: Jennifer’s

Stepping out in style has never been easier than it is with a stop into our July Merchant of the Month’s shop: Jennifer’s! Stocked with a variety of women’s clothing selections, this shop has been dressing the ladies of Wilmington for more than 25 years with stylish pieces and classic southern charm and hospitality on the side. Owned and managed by Tiffany Griffin, Jennifer’s maintains a welcoming atmosphere and an impressive array of household name designers on its racks: Brighton, NYDJ, Frank Lyman, [...]
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