Started by Julie Cox in 2003 at her first Stop & Shop, The Doodling Bug® has grown into an adorable shoppe in Historic Downtown Apex.


The Doodling Bug is a boutique store that provides an eclectic and affordable array of clothing, jewelry, and accessories for women. We offer a wide variety of styles to choose from, so you're sure to find something you love. Whether you're looking for a new outfit for a special occasion or just want to update your wardrobe, we have something for everyone.

We also offer a variety of gifts and accessories, perfect for any occasion. Our staff is always happy to help you find the perfect gift for your friends and family.

We believe that fashion should be fun and affordable, and we strive to provide our customers with the best possible shopping experience. We hope you'll visit us soon and see for yourself why we're the best place to shop for women's clothing and accessories in the Raleigh area.

Come visit us at:

116 N. Salem Street

Apex, North Carolina 27502