The Car-Go Collection gift shop at the Clean Sweep Car Wash at 550 South Broadway, will host a holiday open house 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Customers can sample refreshments made from mixes at the store and shop for University of Kentucky merchandise, bags, jewelry, holiday ornaments and more.
November 1st, 2012
Need ideas for holiday gifts and decorating, too? Stop by one of these open houses at area retailers for discounts, inspiration and more.
■ Decoratifs, 195 Kentucky Avenue. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Merchandise includes Mark Roberts collectible Fairies, Old World Christmas ornaments, trees, garland, ribbon, wreaths. New this year: designer-look handbags and pashmina scarves. Call (859) 253-0863.
■ Car-Go Collection gift shop inside Clean Sweep Car Wash, 550 South Broadway. 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday. University of Kentucky merchandise, Wind & Willow mixes to taste and buy, jewelry and bags plus drawings for gifts.
■ The shops on Clay Avenue. Friday and Saturday. Carl Meyers, Caught Ya Lookin’, Linens Limited, Nelson House, The Paperweight and Peggy’s Gifts will offer specials and refreshments.
■ Lucia’s World Friendly Boutique, 523 East High Street. Friday through Sunday. Enjoy fair-trade wine, chocolate and hot cocoa tastings, and door prizes. From 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, human-rights activist Eddie Daniels will sign his book There and Back.
■ Finderskeepers Market, 316 North Maysville Street, Mount Sterling. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Merchandise includes Christmas items from Wendy Addison and Cody Foster, and some “repurposed” seasonal decor. Call (859) 499-4200 or go to Finderskeepers
November 5th, 2010