Music & ArtsListen for the sweet sound of a noteworthy sale at the Music & Arts store in the Arboretum. Offering all things musical, from woodwinds and brass, to drums, stringed instruments, print music and more, it’s your one-stop-shop where you can find your voice – and your artistic talents, as well. The after holiday clearance sale is going on through Jan. 27, where you’ll find discounts on instruments and accessories. Be sure to note the significant savings on holiday music as well as decorations, most 60 percent off. • Music & Arts 8046 Providence Road, Suite C 704-341-0000 www.musicarts.com.Barnes & NobleMeet writers in person at the Winter of Great Writers at Barnes & Noble. The Arboretumbookstore has an elaborate lineup of authors, starting with Jen Lancaster at 7 p.m. Jan. 31. The best-selling author of “Bitter is the New Black” will be on site with her latest: “Here I Go Again.” Wiley Cash, North Carolina author of “A Land More Kind Than Home,” will sign his Southern novel at 3 p.m. Feb. 9, and on Feb. 13, Bobby Deen, best-selling author and son of Paula Deen, will be at the bookstore with his latest: “From Mama’s Table to Mine. Call for information on getting tickets early. • Barnes & Noble 3327 Pineville-Matthews Road 704-341-9365 www.barnesandnoble.com.Paul Simon WomenSavvy shoppers will be keen on the smart styles of the Big Apple-based Lafayette 148 New York shown at a trunk show Jan. 16-19. Luxurious fabrics, detailed craftsmanship and exceptional fit are some of the attributes of the women’s wear at the South Park store. • Paul Simon Women Village at South Park 4310 Sharon Road, Suite X17 704-333-6139 www.paulsimonco.com.Monkee’s of MorrocroftCelebrate the new year with a little something for yourself. Save big on all fall and winter clothes and accessories (including shoes) at Monkee’s sale, going on now. Take 50 percent off clothing brands such as Trina Turk, Shoshanna, Diane Von Furstenburg, Tibi, Prarie New York, Susana Monaco and more. Score shoes from Tory Burch, Donald Pliner, BCBG, Cole Haan, Frye or Juicy Couture. Handbags, jewelry and accessories are also on sale. • Monkee’s of Morrocroft 3900-E Colony Road 704-442-7337 www.monkeesofmorrocroft.com.Jeffre Scott ApothecaryGet the best in beauty – on sale. Check out the clearance cosmetics from creator Julie Hewett, a renowned makeup artist who works in Hollywood and who is a member of the exclusive Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Hair and Makeup Category. Save on sunscreen, essential makeup brushes, and body oils from Rodin olio lusso, created by a former fashion editor at Harper’s Bazaar. Clearance sale includes 50 percent off of select items and will run through January. • Jeffre Scott Apothecary 607 Providence Road 704-339-0010 www.jeffrescott.com.Evolve Medical AssociatesEvolve Medical Associates, providers of aesthetic and vein related services, recently relocated the business. Still based in SouthPark, the new office is in the Park View Building by Piedmont Row, across from Panera Bread. In addition to laser hair removal, Botox, chemical peels, vein treatments and other services, they have also started offering plastic surgery. The new location opened Jan. 10. • Evolve Medical Associates 5821 Fairview Road Suite 115 704-643-2205 www.evolvemetoday.com.Reign Fine ApparelDress to impress at Reign Fine Apparel, where you’ll find gowns and cocktail dresses, perfect for prom, pageants and any social occasions. More than 500 dresses are on order and are arriving daily from the spring collections; brands include Sherri Hill and Jovani. Sneak a peek at the sale room which has gowns starting at $99. Be sure to register your purchased dress for your event to ensure you are the only one sporting your selection.• Reign Fine Apparel 7808-E Rea Road 704-543-0370 www.reignfineapparel.com.Pike NurseriesOn Jan. 19, the Early Birding Sale is great for those with green thumbs and those who are keen on cardinals, canaries and other feathered friends. The event runs from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. and offers 20 percent off of bird feeders and food. Then don’t miss the birding class at 10 a.m. which will provide tips on creating a sanctuary in the background. • Pike Nurseries 12630 North Community House Road 704-341-7453 www.pikenursery.com.
Friday, Jan. 11, 2013
Sales keep ringing through January
Barnes & Nobles hosts book signings
Haute looks from Lafayette 148 will be at Paul Simon Women sale from Jan. 16 - 19.