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May Pitt Street Stroll

Posted on: May 13th, 2015 by admin

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Our monthly Pitt Street Stroll (a regular third Thursday occurrence!) takes place this Thursday, May 21, from 5pm to 8pm. We are bursting with excitement about this month’s stroll offerings! And – 10% of all stroll sales benefit Louie’s Kids summer camp programs. Started by our dear friend and team member Louis Yuhasz, Louie’s Kids is a local nonprofit whose mission is to battle childhood obesity through family-oriented and personalized initiatives in the Lowcountry. Read on for more details – and mark your calendar for an unforgettable evening in the Old Village.

  • Louie’s Kids fundraiser: Shoppers who make a donation of $10 or more will receive an air plant from Out of the Garden, and FREE ice cream sandwiches from Pitt Street Pharmacy
  • Food and Drink: Complimentary wine tasting from Bottles, including a red (Vieilles Vignes, SABLET, Côtes du Rhône), white (Domaine La Grangette, Picpoul de Pinet), and Rosé (Bieler Père & Fils, Citeaux D’Aix en Provence); food for purchase from Coastal Crust
  • DIY Body Scrub Station: Free for first 30 attendees
  • Local Artist Spotlight – Elizabeth Middour: Meet this Old Village resident and painter, and peruse her gorgeous work!
  • Kjaer Weis Launch: Enjoy complimentary consultations and make up refreshers using our newest Ooh! Beautiful luxury makeup line, Kjaer Weis.
  • Giveaways, galore: Make up parties, boots, oh my! Attendees will have a chance to win great prizes from Ooh! Beautiful and Out of Hand.

See you at 113 Pitt Street, Mount Pleasant this Thursday evening! Interested in even more information? Click here. 


Kjaer Weis Debut + Pitt Street Stroll Giveaways

Posted on: May 11th, 2015 by admin

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We are excited to launch our newest luxury organic beauty line, Kjaer Weis, at our next Pitt Street Stroll on May 21st. Developed by a Danish makeup artist, and beautifully crafted in Italy, the certified organic line of products are made with wildflowers, minerals and plants specifically chosen for their color, scent, and affinity with skin. Doesn’t that just sound beautiful?


Kjaer Weis has an editorial, but approachable feel – each product is thoughtfully packaged in compact containers that just feel good to touch! After initially purchasing any item in the line, refills are available.

The line – which includes foundation (try the killer cream version!), blush, eyeshadow, and more – works together to create a natural satin dewy look. And, they’re a pure, clean luxury – no more worrying about what you’re putting on your face everyday! Your skin will thank you.

Try Kjaer Weis out at our next Pitt Street Stroll. Our expert makeup artists will offer complementary makeup touch-ups exclusively with Kjaer Weis products. Plus, you can enter to win a beauty party with three of your friends!

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The giveaways don’t stop there! Out of Hand will raffle a beautiful GORGEOUS pair of Old Gringo boots!

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The moral of the story: mark your calendars for March 21st. May’s Pitt Street Stroll is something you don’t want to miss!

Mother’s Day Giveaway on Lowcountry Live!

Posted on: May 4th, 2015 by admin


It’s hard to believe that it’s already May – and that Mother’s Day is this weekend! Where would we be without our mamas? To celebrate these women – who truly have the hardest job on the planet – we’ve put together an awesome giveaway to coincide with our monthly Lowcountry Live appearance.


Prizes include:

We’ll choose four lucky winners, one for each prize, and announce them on Friday, May 8 during Lisa’s next appearance on Lowcountry Live. Tune in, fingers crossed, you could be the lucky winner!

Entering couldn’t be easier – just fill out the form below (and follow @lowcountrylive and @shopoutofhand on Instagram for a better chance to win!)


The Art of Creating + Lowcountry Live

Posted on: April 29th, 2015 by admin

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Tuned into Lowcountry Live recently? You’ll probably find that things look a little (or a lot) different! Our fearless leader Lisa Thomas brought her eye for design and functionality to the set, providing a complete top-to-bottom renovation. From interview space, to crafting, to musical performances, and cocktail shaking, Lisa created many new areas for special segments. Each area is outfitted with Ooh! Events rentals, gorgeous Out of the Garden florals, and custom woodwork (walls, furniture, etc). Untitled design (2)

And, how about that wood work? We’re strong believers in fostering Charleston’s small business community, so we partnered with Gable By-Products, a local company that recycles building by-products and falloff, turning them into new treasures. Gable By-Products created the paneling on the Lowcountry Live set and the coffee table in the interview area. {Fun fact about the LCL wall paneling: the pieces you see are “falloff” from a custom cypress home build.}

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Lowcountry Live’s new coffee table is the result of a partnership between Gable By-Products and Gorilla Fabrication, a maker of unique custom mobile eateries and rigs in Charleston. The table uses two-inch weathered cypress atop steel square legs, which were created from the falloff of a recent Gorilla Fabrication food truck restoration and build.  IMG_5981

Interested in having this beauty (pictured above) in your own home? Gable By-Products will give one away to a lucky Lowcountry Live viewer at the end of May. Head to Gable By-Products’ website to learn more about their work, and to enter the contest. Our fingers are crossed!

The Value of Organic Beauty

Posted on: April 17th, 2015 by admin

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We all want what’s best for our children. As your daughter reaches the age when skin care and make up become more important, we suggest stocking her regimen with pure, natural products. Charlotte, our resident beauty expert breaks down five reasons why you should consider organic beauty for your teenager or young adult.

  1. Keeping the cells and blood stream clear of toxins helps your teenager to grow into a more healthy adult. 60% of what you put on your skin goes directly into the blood stream!
  2. Chemical ingredients in non-organic beauty products clog pores and sebaceous glands, which can lead to breakouts and acne at a time when your daughter’s skin is most vulnerable.
  3. Organic products use pure and gentle plant extracts, grown without harmful herbicides or pesticides, which can prevent healthy cell regeneration and turnover.
  4. Organic make-up and skincare are much gentler on skin than their chemical alternatives, and are much less likely cause negative reactions on the skin or in the immune system.
  5. Organics are eco-friendly and an excellent choice to teach your child about caring for the environment!

Head to Ooh! Beautiful’s location on Pitt Street in Mount Pleasant’s Old Village for more information about organic makeup and skincare, and for a refresh and consultation by one of our talented beauty experts. Call (843) 856-3585 to book an appointment!

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April Pitt Street Stroll

Posted on: April 13th, 2015 by admin

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This Thursday, April 16, head to Pitt Street in the Old Village Mount Pleasant for April’s Pitt Street stroll. This month we’re excited to offer trunk shows from Mikal Winn & Kalasoma. Both jewelry lines, out of the Nyali showroom, include rustic, handmade, and some one-of-a-kind pieces crafted in the Mojave Desert in California and Mexico. SOUTH will feature DG Creations, handmade pens, razors, and other gifts created by local woodworker David Lowe. And the creator of Maya Chia, an all-natural skin care brand, will be on hand demonstrating and educating about their omega and antioxidant-packed products in Ooh! Beautiful. As if that weren’t enough King of Pops plans to bring a selection of their seasonal sweet treats. Stop, shop, and visit for a while – we can’t wait to see you! The festivities kick off at 5pm.


Kelsey & Grahams Cotton Dock Wedding at Boone Hall

Posted on: April 7th, 2015 by admin


Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. When I walked into the Cotton Dock on Saturday and saw how everything looked, but especially the greenery on the tables and the greenery around the menu, I was completely blown away. You have an image in your head of how everything is going to look, but you still don’t know what to completely expect until you arrive. Needless to say, I was already excited to see the finished product, but I still managed to be blown away by the real thing. You and your team did an absolutely amazing job, and we can’t thank you enough. You helped makeSaturday even more special than it already was for Kelsey and me, and we can’t thank you enough.And stepping back, we thoroughly enjoyed working with you and the rest of the Ooh!/Out of Hand team over the last few months. The only thing is that I can’t believe you were going to let us get away without having a dance floor! It was the hit of the party!Thank you again for everything. We are fortunate to have crossed paths, and I’m glad you were able to play a key part in our big weekend.

All the best,

Graham & Kelsey



















Easter Outfit Inspiration

Posted on: April 2nd, 2015 by admin

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Easter’s around the corner, but there’s still time to shop a fresh Spring look for the occasion! Read on to see our picks for this year’s festivities.


Take a simple dress to the next level with a colorful light scarf for Spring. We love these two options from Blank London. They add the perfect touch of color and style during the day and keep your shoulders warm on chilly Spring evenings! What more could you want?


You can’t beat a classic: pastels on Easter. This year, change up your usual look! Layer sheer floral lace and a delicate statement necklace over a classic blouse and pastel culottes like the Tracy Reese ones pictured here (that’s right, ladies, they’re back)!


And if pastels aren’t your thing, go vibrant! We can’t get enough of Blank London’s watercolor prints with tribal-inspired accessories. Bright beads, layered necklaces, and tiny tassels? We’ll take them all!

For even more attire inspiration, visit Out of Hand on Pitt Street in Mount Pleasant’s Old Village, where our girls will help style your perfect Easter outfit!

South: Try a Moscow Mule in our Copper Mugs!

Posted on: March 24th, 2015 by admin

Spring has sprung, and we’re craving a refreshing cocktail that’s perfect for warmer weather: the Moscow Mule. It’s hard to believe, but this cocktail was first mixed at the famous Las Vegas Cock N’ Bull out of necessity. The Cock N’ Bull owner had a large amount of homemade ginger beer to use at the same time a friend was looking to get rid of a large stock of copper mugs. They combined resources, added fresh-squeezed lime juice, and the rest is history. The Moscow Mule became one of the most popular cocktails of the 1950s and 1960s – and has experienced a recent revival, finding it’s way back onto many cocktail menus. Pick up a copper mug in SOUTH– available in a small ($25) and large ($30) size – and try making this cocktail at home! Our favorite recipe is below.


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