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  1. Meet Pat Bokina, Buyer & Manager of Our Gift Galleries

    July 28, 2020

    Pat Bokina is the buyer and manager of our Gift Galleries—that’s where you’ll find candles, elegant giftware, clocks, and of course, our Pet Palace.  Pat’s been part of The Little Traveler family for 34 years, which means she’s seen more changes around the place than most. Her tenure with the store started in the Antiques […]

  2. A Picture Tour of The “Littler” Traveler: July 2020

    July 13, 2020

    Right now, our store is open as what we call The “Littler” Traveler. When you visit, you’ll have access to about half of our rooms. In these rooms, you’ll also find collections from our temporarily closed departments. We hope to see you soon! In the meantime… Take a Scroll for a Picture Tour of the […]

  3. Want to Visit our Fashion Galleries? Just Ask!

    July 13, 2020

    Right now, our store is open to what we call The “Littler” Traveler. Essentially, what that means is that when you visit, you’ll have access to about half of our rooms. We recently moved several of our clothing collections into the Gift Galleries so that you’ll be able to see them and try them on. […]

  4. Fair Trade Collections for Babies

    July 8, 2020

    Babies give us all hope for the future, and so does Fair Trade because it provides artisans and farmers who would otherwise be under- or unemployed a sustainable market for their goods. Below we highlight Fair Trade collections that’ll brighten any baby’s room. At this time, these products can only be purchased in-store. Felted Baby Mobiles […]

  5. Pre-Order Nora Fleming New Releases: Autumn 2020

    July 1, 2020

    Nora Fleming has announced new Minis & Serving Pieces for Autumn 2020. All of the pieces are available to pre-order right now at our Online Shop.   Arriving August 2020: Price List for August Arrivals: All Aboard Mini – $18 ($9 donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital for each one sold) Happy Place, Pear-fection, […]

  6. The Little Traveler Reopening

    May 29, 2020

    We’re Open Six Days a Week! Store Hours: Tuesday- Friday 10:30am-4:30pm; Sat. 10am-5pm; Sun. 11am-4pm   At this time, the following rooms are open for you to shop (scroll down to see a map): Housewares Gourmet Rooms (Wine, Gourmet Foods, Candy & Tea) Linen Room, including several items from our Conservatory Toy Shop Fair Trade+ […]

  7. The Little Traveler’s Safety Precautions

    May 27, 2020

    As we operate our Online Shop and reopen many rooms in our store, these are the steps we’re taking to protect everyone from the spread of COVID-19: Everyone who enters the building uses hand sanitizer upon arrival and throughout the day, at least once per hour. We sanitize all high traffic areas throughout the day. […]

  8. Introducing Our Online Store

    April 16, 2020

    Introducing The Little Traveler’s Online Store. Since we can’t see you in person right now, we’re featuring a curated selection of some of our most popular items, as well as highlighting items you’re likely to use while you’re hanging out at home for an extended period of time! Take a look at https://www.littletraveler.com/product-category/shop-at-home/

  9. UPDATE: Temporary Store Closing

    March 17, 2020

    A few days ago, we never imagined we’d be doing this, but the COVID-19 situation continues to change so rapidly that it’s too risky for our customers as well as our employees to keep the store open. The Little Traveler wants to do its part to help stop the spread of this virus, and so, […]

  10. Handwashing – Make It Fun!

    March 14, 2020

    What’s everyone’s favorite new hobby? Washing our hands, of course. As we’re all aware, frequent hand washing is the best way to protect ourselves and others from the spread of bacteria and infectious diseases, like COVID-19. But this seemingly mundane task doesn’t have to be boring.  Before we get to the fun stuff, follow this […]

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Meet Pat Bokina, Buyer & Manager of Our Gift Galleries

Pat Bokina is the buyer and manager of our Gift Galleries—that's where you'll find candles, elegant giftware, clocks, and of course, our Pet Palace.  Pat's been part of The Little Traveler family for 34 years, which means she's seen more changes...

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