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Holiday Decorating & Entertaining Seminar

November 9 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

| $15

Wander our festive rooms to shop and get tips from the experts on everything from beautiful holiday decor to delicious party foods to fashionable apparel for seasonal events. Tickets are $15 and include a glass of wine, refreshments, demonstrations, and a shopping coupon.

We'll serve refreshments in our Atrium Café as well as in the Christmas Rooms, Gift Gallery, and Clothing Galleries—to help you keep up your energy for all the shopping & learning you'll do throughout the evening!  

Our very own in-house experts will:

  • Show you how to make easy and delicious appetizers
  • Share quick ways to update your home decor for the holiday season
  • Demonstrate fun games for family fun
  • Teach you the latest trends in accessorizing for the holidays
  • Give you a sneak peek at the latest "grandma bait" in our Baby Room.
Most demonstrations are ongoing, so you can stroll the store at your leisure and not miss a thing. 
  • Twice throughout the evening, our floral designers from the Conservatory will offer a mini-seminar on methods for adding extra splash to your holidays by tastefully decorating your mirrors.

This year, we've also invited in representatives from our favorite companies, so you can learn first-hand from the experts on items like: revolutionary kitchen products that make everyday living easier and healthier, organic soaps and bath products, premium candles for a warm glow all winter long. Sample great wines for entertaining and gifting and try a non-alcoholic glogg. Also meet the owner of a fair trade group that works directly with artisans in Peru:

BLOSSOM INSPIRATIONS - Meet Rosa Chang, owner and see incredibly soft alpaca animals, beautiful knit crafts, and festive gourd ornaments made in Peru. Your purchase helps families earn economic independence, social well-being, and self-esteem.

Seminar Specials

  • In the Christmas Rooms, we'll personalize a special collection of ornaments at no charge. 
  • In the Linen Room, hard-sided suitcases will be 30%  off.
  • In Accessories, receive a Nancy Neill gift with purchase. 
  • A large selection of holiday pins & bracelets will be Buy One, Get One 1/2 Off.
  • Hunt for more "surprise" specials around the store.   

Enjoy!

Online reservations have closed. Please call the store and ask for the Gift Gallery to inquire about availability.    

This event has a 48-hour cancellation policy. To receive a full refund, you must call the store and inform the Gift Gallery at least two days before the event.

 

Details

Date:
November 9
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$15
Event Category:
Little Traveler

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Dear Little Traveler, I’m writing to tell you how much I needed a visit to your store. I was staying at the Pheasant Run resort as a participant in The Little Berks conference on Women’s History. I love tea, so when I saw that you had a teashop,...

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