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Eastern Market Shopping Dawn Giblin
Eastern Market is known as the largest historic market in the country that celebrates “the freshest, most wholesome fruits, vegetables, specialty foods, art and music, all undeniably Detroit.” However, many do not realize the retail options that exist both in and around its 4.5 acres.

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Fashion Jacqueline Paetzold You know that old saying “if a tree falls in the forest and no one is around to hear, does it really make a sound?” The same can be said for fashion in Detroit. Just because people don’t know about it doesn’t mean it’s not here. In fact, it’s everywhere. Detroit is on the cusp of a fashion explosion, and we have seven examples to back up this statement:

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Tourism Windsor

Traveling to foreign lands is always an exotic adventure. Visitors to Detroit (and the locals who live here) are fortunate enough to have adventure at their very doorsteps. With Canada a short hop, skip and a jump away, it’s no wonder that Detroit and Windsor jointly market themselves as a Two-Nation Destination. Grab your passport and uncover the joys of international travel with just a short drive across the river.

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Skyline Ornament City Bird
‘Tis begins the season of figuring out what to buy family and friends for the upcoming holidays. Instead of gift cards or money, why not give them a part of The D this year?

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John-Varvatos-Henry-Hatter-main Brittany Greeson

Recently, many new business owners have flocked to Detroit to capitalize on its resurgence. But these new businesses have to share the area with time-honored owners such as Carhartt, Pewabic Pottery and Henry the Hatter. The resiliency of Detroit is best exemplified through these enduring businesses, some of which have been operating in the city over a span of 100-plus years.

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