BOLD Holiday Shopping Guide Part 2- Getting Fancy

By: Amanda Narcisi

Our last  holiday shopping list was filled with local artisans and family fun; this edition we are getting fancy. We are going to dive into some fancy local shops for fashion and beauty.

Image via Instagram  @knotzland

Image via Instagram @knotzland

Knotzland-These artisan bow ties are made boast they are “Knot Your Average Bow Tie”. They are unique and personal. The Knotzland Bow Ties are made from “Textile Waste” that would otherwise end up in the dump and impacting the environment. You can choose from pre-fabricated Bow Ties or they can be ordered from weddings. For more information visit

Image via Instagram  @lunasewickley

Image via Instagram @lunasewickley

Luna- Glitter and Grit in Lawrenceville opened a sister boutique in Swickley this year and it is filled with fashion. There are dresses and fashion for bridal and occasion from top designers including Halston Heritage and Tara La Tour. For more information visit

Image via Instagram  @properknot

Image via Instagram @properknot

David Allen-The Proper Knot-To add some flair to an otherwise boring necktie; The Proper Knot is a slide on windsor know that adds a different pattern or color to the necktie you are already wearing. The creator, David Allen, also creates custom suits for occasions or everyday at the office. For more information visit or

Check back for our next addition: Pittsburgh Authors. Happy Shopping!