BACK BAY—Bostonians were aflutter yesterday in anticipation of last night's heralded Restoration Hardware launch party—but it wasn't long before the festivities screeched to a halt. The phrase "over capacity" was mentioned, so the fire department shut it down due to a major fire hazard.
ONLINE—Bona Clara has introduced a skincare line that changes the way we look at our daily regimen, and this innovative premise of age-based care has its roots here in Boston. Learn more in our interview with the founder.
DOWNTOWN CROSSING—Boston is losing a legend in Downtown Crossing, and the knitting contingent will be especially bummed about it. R.I.P. Windsor Button, 1934—2013. The sewing and craft store is not able to keep its 35 Temple Place lease.
ONLINE—SoWa based custom e-dressmaker Bow and Drape debuted a teaser of its Spring 2013 collection, including a cleverly named style called the Cardimono.