FabrikHigh style is what youll find at the newest boutique in StoneCrest Shopping Center. Fabrik, an Atlanta-based store, opened in south Charlotte in mid-November. Offering clothes and accessories, all (aside from denim) priced less than $100, the store is the solution to finding styles without breaking the bank. A super selection of jeans includes 7 For All Mankind, Citizens of Humanity, DL1961, Tool jeans and more.• Fabrik 7808-C Rea Road Charlotte, NC 28277 704-541-6065 www.fabrikcharlotte.comSmall Hands Big ArtFun and festivity await artists at the childrens art studio in The Fountains. Kids (and adults, if they wish to stay) will create a keepsake 3D holiday village Dec. 21. Two workshop options include 1:30 3 p.m. or 6 8 p.m. On Dec. 22, kids can take part in creating a keepsake elf at Santas Little Helper Elf Workshop. Select from 1:30 3 p.m. or 4 5:30 p.m. Classes are drop-off for kids ages 4 and older; parents are welcome to stay. Cost: $35/child and $15/sibling.• Small Hands Big Art 8025 Ardrey Kell Road, Suite 103 Charlotte, NC 28277 704-246-8271 www.smallhandsbigart.com.Gulianis Fine JewelryAdd some sparkles to her stocking with savings to boot. Gulianis Fine Jewelry is closing its doors Dec. 31 with plans to relocate to Florida. Everything in the store is 30 percent to 50 percent off. Shell treasure stunning new studs, a beautiful bracelet, or a simple loose diamond. Sale will continue until their final day.• Gulianis Fine Jewelry Blakeney Shopping Center 9816 Rea Road Ste. B Charlotte, NC 28211 704-542-2980 www.addsparkle.com.The Boulevard at South EndSavor the shopping but detest the rest? Bring your boxes and bags to The Boulevard at South End for donation-based gift-wrapping Dec. 20. All donations will go to Give Fifty One, a local charity that supports homeless children. Presents neednt be purchased at the store; enjoy peppermint hot chocolate and cookies during the 4 8 p.m. event.• The Boulevard at South End 1440 S. Tryon St. Charlotte NC 28203 www.blvdatsouthend.com.Riley Rose BoutiqueBlakeney has a new boutique: the Riley Rose Boutique opened on Black Friday offering fashions for the young and young at heart. Owner Jodi Poyntz is taking her 18 years of experience in buying, selling and merchandising and selecting styles that are trend driven as opposed to label driven. Products in store are all priced less than $78 with new shipments arriving weekly.• Riley Rose Boutique 9848-E Rea Road Charlotte, NC 28277 704-544-8055 www.riley-rose.com.Jon Ric Hair SpaThe SouthPark spa is best known for setting new standards in style. In addition to innovative haircuts, creative color and nail care, they also offer skin care and medical spa services. Through Dec. 22, take 30 percent off of selected purchases and gift sets from Karastase, Shu Uemura, Leonor Greyl, Obagi, Physiodermie and Deborah Lippmann.• Jon Ric Hair Spa 4310 Sharon Road, Suite U5 Charlotte, NC 28211 704-362-6005 www.jonriccharlotte.com.Burlington Coat FactoryBest known for outerwear, Burlington Coat Factory has teamed up with ABCs Good Morning America and the national nonprofit organization One Warm Coat to keep families warm this winter. From now through Jan. 21 receive 10 percent off of your entire purchase by bringing a coat to donate to your local Burlington store.Burlington Coat Factory 8310 Pineville-Matthews Road 704-542-3200 2516 Sardis Road North 704-847-3103 4716 South Blvd. 704-529-1498 www.burlingtoncoatfactory.comColony Furniture & InteriorsPretty up your place with significant savings on fine furniture. Find upholstered furniture at 30 percent to 40 percent off, as well as additional in-stock items during the Annual Winter Sale through January. From formal to informal, lustrous woods antique chandeliers or handmade rugs; treat yourself.• Colony Furniture & Interiors 811 Providence Road Charlotte, NC 28207 704-333-8871 www.shopcolonyfurniture.com.Pickles and Ice CreamExpectant mothers or those seeking a baby gift should head to the Specialty Shops on The Park where youll find a winter clearance. Maternity fashions, including dresses, tops, sweaters and select pants and jeans will be reduced by 50 percent. Sale begins Dec. 26.• Pickles and Ice Cream 6401 Morrison Blvd. 4A Charlotte, NC 28211 704-364-1898 www.picklesandicecream.com/charlotte.html.
Monday, Dec. 17, 2012
New boutiques, holiday specials offered
Theres still time to finish your shopping
Maternity fashions reduced up to 50 percent at Pickles and Ice Cream. Sale begins Dec. 26. COURTESY OF OLIAN MATERNITY