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Going once, going twice, sold! Doyle auctions bids on King Street

Going once, going twice, sold! Doyle auctions bids on King Street
December 2023

Plus, shop local at this month’s holiday markets



New York City-based Doyle auction house opened a gallery at 123 King Street in October with a preview of pieces from an important jewelry sale.

Going Once, Going Twice, Sold!
The highly regarded New York City-based Doyle auction house debuted a 2,800-square-foot gallery on King Street in October, with Charleston native Emily Grimball Longley serving as the regional representative and vice president and director of client strategy. Doyle will host consignment days and preview exhibitions of property, including jewelry, art, and furniture, for auction in New York and online. Specialists are available to meet with collectors, heirs, and curators to discuss appraisals. Doyle also has galleries in Beverly Hills, Boston, and Palm Beach. [123 King St., doyle.com]

Lounging Around
Longtime bra-fitting specialist Erin Yates launched her online boutique Lounge With Us in December 2020, as women increasingly began working from home and seeking more comfortable clothing during the pandemic. This October, Yates opened her first storefront in the Merchants Village shopping center on James Island, offering bra fittings and lingerie from popular brands such as Natori and Simone Perele and pajamas from PJ Salvage and HoneyDew Intimates. In addition, shoppers can find comfy loungewear, maxi dresses, graphic T-shirts, accessories, whimsical decor, and gifts in the cheerful space. [520 Folly Rd., Ste. 130, loungewithus.com]

Holiday Shopping
There’s plenty of opportunities to shop local at holiday markets this month, beginning on December 2 in Mount Pleasant at The Old Village Street Fest, hosted by Basic Projects and Post House Inn. You’ll find live entertainment, local food purveyors, and more than 40 local  businesses including Goldbug Collection, J.Stark, Maria White Ceramics, and Short Court pickleball gear. Need to check more gifts off your list? Head over to the Isle of Palms Holiday Street Festival on Front Beach, also on December 2. For a comprehesive list of shopping events, including he Holy City Holiday Market in Park Circle on December 16, visit Lowcountry Local First’s shop local guide at lowcountrylocalfirst.org/news/2023-buy-local-holiday-markets.