Five #RVA media tweeps that are worth a follow (each written in exactly 140 characters by @RissaHermanson ). Television @RyanNobles Follow @nbc12 state politics reporter for breaking news tweets from new #VaGov @TerryMcAuliffe to charges against @BobMcDonnell . Neswpaper @RTDSchapiro Aside from @BobMcDonnell drama , @RTDPolitics columnist tweets a spectrum ofbreaking news; ie @EricCantor attacking #obamacare. Digital Media @Scott_Wise A good mix of breaking local news coverage and witty jokes can be found in @cbs6's Director of Interactive Media's Twitter feed. Cartoon @RVACoffeeStain Local cartoon blogger and contributor for @styleweekly will make you smile with his #RVA illustrations and funny commentary. Radio @MChaseRadio Radio gal with station @1037Play tweets updates on #RVA music scene, the radio show along with her social interactions in town.
Fashionable people, great art and food porn? We've got you covered. You'll surely "like" what these Instagrammers are posting. Eat_RVA Restaurants throughout the River City post delicious food and drink photos for your eyes to consume. RVAStreetArtFest This Instagrammer captures Richmond's big, bold murals, talented artists as well as gritty street scenes. Vintage_RVA This local photographer takes beautiful pictures of the Richmond skyline and the James River, giving you a fresh perspective of the city. LedburyShirts It's more than just a bunch of handsome dudes in nice shirts. It's a behind-the-scenes look at the thriving men's lifestyle brand. EraVintage A purveyor of all things vintage, Diana Mathews posts her great fashion and décor finds from the '50s, '60s and '70s.
These RVA people and companies are pinning the tastiest recipes and the best trends in fashion and home décor. Need Supply Co. The contemporary fashion company posts photos of clothing and accessories by current designers and indie labels, as well as head-to-toe looks created in-store. Need Supply has pin boards dedicated to its Human Being Journal, the menswear pop-up shop Northern Grade, and gifts priced below $200, $100 and $50. Minima Organizing & Redesign Kristen Ziegler, minimalist and organizer extraordinaire, pins helpful tips for getting your home in ship-shape. Her pin boards include paper management, cable management, containers and hooks, laundry room storage, etc. Her home décor board showcases geometrics, houseplants and IKEA goods. Kendra Bailey Morris The Richmond magazine contributor, food blogger and author of The Southern Slow Cooker cookbook (August 2013) has pin boards you'll want to devour. Bailey Morris has a board dedicated entirely to deviled egg recipes, as well as a board called "Crazy Good Recipes" featuring "the most amazingly good recipes from the best food bloggers around the world." U-Fab Store The fabric and upholstery company pins all sorts of home décor inspiration, such as color, fabric and drapery trends; the shop's recent upholstery creations; and house tours from its design blog. The store even has a board dedicated to Pantone's 2014 color of the year, "Radiant Orchid," so you know how to apply the bold color to your abode. Emerald Grippa Local scarf designer Emerald Grippa pins her patterned cashmere- and silk-blend scarves, along with her "dress artfully" tutorials, through which she teaches you how to tie scarves for all sorts of occasions, from "date night" to "at the beach." She pins images of décor, style, food and drink, and do-it-yourself projects as well.