Check out August coverage of Franklin and Brentwood businesses

Owner Gigi Butler will open Pies by Gigi in Brentwood on Aug. 31. (Courtesy Pies by Gigi)
Owner Gigi Butler will open Pies by Gigi in Brentwood on Aug. 31. (Courtesy Pies by Gigi)

Owner Gigi Butler will open Pies by Gigi in Brentwood on Aug. 31. (Courtesy Pies by Gigi)

Read select business and dining news from August reporting in Franklin and Brentwood.


Pies by Gigi to open Aug. 31 in Brentwood

Owner Gigi Butler will open Pies by Gigi on Aug. 31 at 330 Franklin Road, Ste. 906D, Brentwood, according to an announcement from the company.

Take a peek inside the newly opened Scissors & Scotch in Brentwood

Kevin Pataluna opened men's barbershop Scissors & Scotch on Aug. 15 in Hill Center Brentwood at 205 Franklin Road, Ste. 120, Brentwood.

Spark: An Art Studio coming soon to Brentwood

Spark: An Art Studio is slated to host a grand opening Aug. 29 at 213 Franklin Road, Ste. 110, Brentwood.

According to owner Lynn Harnen, Spark is a make-your-own art studio where customers can create glass and tile mosaics from stencils provided by the studio.

Mere Bulles looks to make food, atmosphere more accessible in Brentwood

Mere Bulles, located in the historic Maryland Manor in Brentwood, began as a Southern restaurant in downtown Nashville in 1985—before Broadway was filled with the neon lights of honky tonks and bars that can be seen today.


Pinnacle Dermatology to host grand opening for new location in Cool Springs

Pinnacle Dermatology will host a grand opening celebration Sept. 9 for its newest location at 125 Cool Springs Blvd., Ste. 210, Franklin.

Westhaven Conservatory to open in Franklin

Westhaven Conservatory, a new music school, will open in January 2021 at 1008 Westhaven Blvd., Ste. 101, Franklin.

Salon Social now open in Cool Springs

Salon Social opened in June at 1728 Galleria Blvd., Ste. 100, Franklin.

The salon offers haircutting, styling and hair treatments with state-of-the-art equipment for men, women and children.

Hollie Ray Boutique to relocate inside CoolSprings Galleria

Hollie Ray Boutique opened a pop-up shop in July inside the CoolSprings Galleria at 1800 Galleria Blvd., Ste. 1490, Franklin, while it relocates its shop from Ste. 2130 to a new, permanent location inside the mall, according to a social media post from the boutique.

Vida Flo to open IV hydration clinic in Franklin

Local owners Parker Turner, Dr. Howard Aubert, Adam Will and Michael Haley announced this summer they will open the newest location of Vida Flo on Aug. 15 at 1201 Liberty Pike, Ste. 102-B, Franklin.

The hydration clinic will offer intravenous fluids and nutrients, such as vitamins, antioxidants and medications.

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams now open in Cool Springs

A new brick-and-mortar location of Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is now open in McEwen Northside at 4031 Aspen Grove Drive, Franklin.

Wendy Sturges and Alex Hosey Contributed to this report.