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Apr232018

Outdoor Atmosphere at Lumina Station

Spring is in swing, and in southeastern North Carolina, we get to appreciate the outdoors just a bit more than others. In addition to the fun of the Azalea Festival, held earlier this month, our area is treated to a nice long period of warm weather, during which spring melts right into summer. And with a few new design elements that we’ve included in the landscape, it’s easier than ever to spend the day here and enjoy the coastal community’s mild temperatures. Lumina Station has recently added cozy gas lighting and inviting fire pits for visitors to enjoy on those evenings that tend to hold onto [...]
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Apr42018

A Glimpse at Garden Party 2018

With the North Carolina Azalea Festival on the horizon, the merchants at Lumina Station and Wilmington locals alike are gearing up for a fashionable and fun-filled event: the Airlie Luncheon Garden Party! But if you’re a first-time visitor, or perhaps a newcomer to the party itself, you might be asking yourself what to expect and even what you should include in your wardrobe. Luckily, the shops at Lumina Station have some answers for you. The Main Event For years, the Garden Party has been an enthusiastic kick-off to the North Carolina Azalea Festival, which celebrates the natural beauty and history [...]
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Mar192018

March Merchant of the Month Feature: J. McLaughlin

Introducing J.McLaughlin’s spring style guide! Palm Beach set the perfect backdrop for the latest collection of chic dresses and statement prints in a refreshingly coastal palette. Like a vintage Slim Aarons photo come to life, Palm Beach is one of our favorite destinations for shopping, socializing and soaking up glamorous local vibes. First stop: J.McLaughlin on Worth Avenue. From there, head over to fabulous West Palm Beach for lunch at Grandview Public Market and a spin through antique shops on South Dixie Highway before returning to the island for cocktails and dinner at Buccan. Come along with [...]
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Feb12018

February Merchant of the Month Feature: Paysage Home

Dressing up your walls, in need of some fresh inspiration or looking to completely makeover a room or two or more in your home? Meet this month’s Lumina Station “Merchant of the Month’, Paysage Home, offering boutique shopping and design services in the Wilmington area. Owned and operated by Gigi Sireyjol-Horsley since December 2015, Gigi is not only the owner, but she is also Paysage’s lead interior designer. Gigi grew up surrounded by art, spending hours and hours visiting antique stores and Sunday markets with her mother in search of hidden treasures while learning valuable lessons in the harmonious [...]
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Jan92018

January Merchant Of The Month Feature: Port City Java

Port City Java has been waking up communities since 1995.  While we started as a small coffeehouse in Wilmington, NC, we have grown to become a favorite of coffee drinkers around the world. Although we are growing, we take pride in our hands on approach to the art of coffee.  Our Head of Roasting, Kim Cruse, samples coffee from around the world to select the best flavor profiles.  These green coffee beans are hand roasted in our Wilmington Headquarters five days a week.  We use a 60-kilo Ambex roaster for all our conventional coffee, and house a separate Organic facility, including a 15-kilo organic [...]
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