Creative by Nature HomeSpot the green dots and save at Creative By Nature Home, where hot weather calls for cool sales. The Green Dot sale will include discounts on textiles, containers, tablecloths, decorative pieces, a few select furniture pieces and many great gifts. Stock up and save throughout July. • Creative by Nature Home 9830 Rea Road, Suite H 704-542-7570 www.cbnhome.com.BLACKLIONSales are hot now at BLACKLION. Seek out the red tags and save 10 percent to 70 percent off home accents, name brand furnishings, accessories and more, where more than 200 merchants offer lamps, rugs, florals and upscale gifts. The Red Hot Sale runs through July 14. • BLACKLION 10635 Park Road 704-541-1148 1408-C East Blvd. 704-333-2229 www.blacklion.com.Mack and Mack CharlotteToast new looks for the upcoming fall season at an open house, complete with trunk showings and tastings. Charlotte’s Treehouse Vineyards will serve up sips, while Frank Lyman’s fall lines will be available for preview and special order. Meet designers of jewelry lines Fransuly and Jewels by Betty, who both create one-of-a kind jewels and which are shown at the SouthPark boutique. Fashion, food and fun will run from 5 to 8 p.m. July 18.• Mack and Mack Charlotte Specialty Shops on the Park 6401 Morrison Blvd. 704-365-3002 www.mackandmackcharlotte.com.Neiman Marcus Big brands at bargains can be found at Neiman’s through July 16. Men’s and women’s apparel and accessories as well as women’s shoes are all an additional 25 percent off sale prices. Save up to 55 percent on haute fashions from well-known designers.• Neiman Marcus 4400 Sharon Road 704-442-7900 www.neimanmarcus.com.Beauty BrandsIt’s time to clear out the cabinet. The annual Liter Sale is a smart way to stock up and save on more than 150 salon-brand shampoos at just $12.98 per liter. Find lines such as Redken, Matrix, AG, Joico, Kenra and Big Sexy Hair. Save up to $37 per bottle through Aug. 7.• Beauty Brands 5335 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy #100 704-845-3001 www.beautybrands.com.Belk The Southern Designer Showcase, hosted by Charlotte-based Belk, was the company’s second annual event. Nearly 300 entrants were narrowed to 31 finalists, each vying for the opportunity to have their collections sold in select Belk stores and on Belk.com. Thirteen designers from all over the country were announced on June 12, each whose looks will be available through the department store beginning next spring. “We are so excited to add these impressive designers to our Belk family,” said Kathryn Bufano, president and merchandising officer for Belk. “This year’s winners truly represent the modern southern style that we deliver to our customers every day.” • Belk www.belk.com.The Golf Club at BallantyneMake tee times for two during July. Children aged 16 and younger can receive a complimentary round of golf with one paid adult round at the regular rate Sundays through Thursdays. During those same times and days, golfers can bring a buddy and get one round of golf at half price with the purchase of a round at the regular rate.• The Golf Club at Ballantyne 10000 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy 704-248-4383 www.golfballantyne.com.GOODNEWS Shop The GOODNEWS shop will be closed the week of July 1 and will reopen July 8 for its annual Christmas in July sale. Find all Christmas and Halloween items, along with a few select everyday pieces, at 50 percent off. The sneaky Elf on the Shelf will be included. Sale runs through the end of July or until all sale items are sold. • GOODNEWS Shop 1412 Providence Road 704-372-5906
Friday, Jun. 28, 2013
Charlotte summer sales are in full bloom
Kiran Dodeja Smith is a freelance writer. Have retail news or a story idea for Kiran. Email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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