The owners and staff of Bijuju bring the North Hills boutique to life with a shared passion for creativity and personal expression through fashion. They stock shelves and tables with a range of jewelry and accessories such as pashmina scarves, antique rings and necklaces, woven belts, and straw and fabric hats. Their handbag selection includes clutches, totes, and portals to other universes. Though they focus on traditional and modern fashions, they also care about the community: they store has supported local and national groups including the American Cancer Society and Alzheimer's Association.
HandPicked's bauble boutiques brandish original, elegant adornments and sterling-silver jewelry handcrafted by artisans from around the world. HandPicked originals such as the Tiny Twinklers studs ($12) grant wishes for lonely lobes, and bare wrists find themselves encased in the turquoise globes of the For The Nurturing Center bracelet ($32), which pleases its parents by donating a percentage of proceeds to its namesake, a local therapeutic treatment center for child abuse.
The Reddoor II labels itself an "elegant erotic boutique," stocking a variety of lingerie, lubricants, and adult toys for imaginative bedroom escapades. The shop's adult provisions have charmed Charlotte customers for more than seven years with award-winning goods from brands such as Jimmyjane and California Exotic Novelties, making displays of affection more intimate and easier to express than love notes blurrily translated into firework displays.