The Deals and the Dish on Where You Need to Shop
Sep 13, 2011
11:28 AMWindow Shopping
Shopping Tidbits: All the Latest
HospiceCare Thrift Store Trunk Show
When: Thursday, September 15, 5–9 p.m.
Where: 122 Junction Rd.
Details: Retail manager Judy Purcell tells me the thrift store has been squirreling away fall fashion pieces just for this event! For $10 shoppers will get wine, appetizers and a chance to win a $50 gift card. If you like fall fashion on a budget, this is a must-attend event.
More info: 833-4556
Monroe Street Festival
When: Saturday, September 17, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Where: Monroe Street
Details: This annual fest returns to Monroe Street with live entertainment, kids’ activities and special deals. Orange Tree Imports will have ten tables of sale merchandise and other participants include thirty-plus businesses (Mallatt’s Pharmacy, SERRV, Premiere Couture and more). Also check out the bagpiper in front of the NEW Brocach Irish Pub location (1843 Monroe St.) that’s opening in October!
More info: Monroestreetfestival.com
Girls Night Out
When: Wednesday, October 12, 5–9 p.m.
Where: Hilldale Mall, 702 N. Midvale Blvd.
Details: Let the fall shopping continue! This is the second Girls Night Out Hilldale is hosting and participating stores are offering special deals for one night only. Stores will also have tasty treats, entertainment and more. The exact deals from each participant are still TBA but I’ll post them when I find them out!
More info: Hilldale.com
Woldenberg’s has closed.
There is a second Citrine location at Hilldale Mall in the outer mall area.
Sarah B Fine Stationery closed a while back, and Satara Baby (formerly on Old Sauk Rd.) moved into Sarah B’s old location in Hilldale Mall.
Studio 262 Salon opened in August in Greenway Station Shopping Center. This full-service salon does haircuts, wedding and bride styling, massages, facials, cosmetics and body treatments.
Non-locally, Zara launched online shopping in the U.S. last week—previously customers could only shop in-store. Shipping options include FREE standard shipping, or two-day shipping for a flat rate of $9.95. The closest location to Madison is in Skokie, Ill. At Old Orchard. (Above, V-back dress from Zara.com, $89.90).
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