Archive of ‘Saturday Shopping’ category

Hot Shopping Spot: Zone Maison, Ottawa

This week I’m spending some family vacation time staring at scenes just like this one. It’s fantastic!! Just help me wish away some of this rain though, k? But last weekend (Father’s Day actually…) I was staring at these. Where: Zone Maison, 471 Sussex Drive Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6Z5 www.zonemaison.com/ I’ve been writing about all kinds […]

Ottawa Shopping Hot-Spot: Boogie + Birdie

Psst…we’re making a change. We’re moving our shopping posts to Friday instead of Saturday. Now if you read about our hot spots on Friday, you have all weekend to enjoy them.  Once again my husband gets high praise for walking by this store and KNOWING that I’d love it. Freshly opened on Elgin Street this […]

Saturday Shopping: Ottawa Citizen Style

Our Saturday Shopping mission for you this week couldn’t be simpler: buy a copy of today’s Ottawa Citizen. Got it? Now flip open the cover of the Life section: That’s us! We’re sharing our holiday decorating secrets and giving you a peek at how we’ve dressed our homes for the holidays. Bonus: Mere walks you […]

Saturday Shopping: Alteriors

We promised to always share where our nose prints can be found. And today you can find where we pressed our noses against the windows at Alteriors. Since that’s an incredibly horrible, yet uniquely descriptive photo, I’ll show you the real deal behind what made Sue and I stop short in our tracks on Bank Street […]

Saturday Shopping: Gendron Antiques & Reproductions

  If you live in the west end, you may be familiar with the big red barn at the northeast corner of Hazeldean Rd. and Carp Rd. in Stittsville. Have you ever been inside? I’d driven past it countless times and even had friends who had purchased a gorgeous custom-made wood desk there several years […]

Saturday Shopping: Wicker Emporium

Apparently I am on a bit of an Emporium theme?! First, I went shopping at The Emporium in Old Ottawa East and this week I am posting about the Wicker Emporium. I definitely don’t have a problem with that theme. I’ll start off today’s Saturday Shopping with two things you might not know about Wicker […]

Saturday Shopping: Tis The Season

  I apologize to everyone who tries to avoid holiday shopping/music/decorations until December 23, but it really is a great time to start thinking about your gift list. It’s craft and gift show season, and they are a perfect opportunity to support local artisans and small businesses, find unique gifts and stocking stuffers, and cross […]

Saturday Shopping: Ottawa Antique Show

Fellow shoppers, we are here to tell you that there are some awesome finds to be had at the Ottawa Antique Show, on this weekend at the Carleton University Fieldhouse. We got a sneak peek at the show an hour before it opened yesterday. Lucky! Does the word antique make you think of traditional, country-inspired […]

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