Swarovski Crystal Necklaces $14.95

Just in from the famous Sweet Romance Jewelry, these classy pieces are made of pewter with an elegant pendant holding a sparkling Swarovski crystal.  Twelve different colors are also birthstone designations!  Choose a favorite color or the stone of the birth month.

Sweet Romance Jewelry is designed and made in California by Shelley Cooper and her staff.  Her pieces have been used repeatedly in motion pictures and television and are sold in fine shops the world over.  Vogue magazine calls this company “a national treasure”.  High quality, reasonable prices and you’ll ALWAYS get a second look when you’re wearing them!

This little necklace is a great gift and is suitable for a young lady or a grandmother.

There is also a matching earring – at the same great price, $14.95.

Open every day until Christmas, 11am-5pm

New Fragrance Gifts

Michel Design Works introduces their new Birdsong fragrance just in time for holiday giving.

Packaged in an 18th century wallpaper pattern of exotic locales and tropical birds, the scent combines lime tea and yuzu (a fragrant, tart Japanese citrus) with notes of cinnamon leaf and magnolia.  Refreshing and intriguing.

Big bath soap bars with matching glass soap/trinket dishes, bubble bath and scented drawer liners (both in keepsake boxes) and Michel’s popular foaming hand soap all make first class gifts. $10.95-$22.95

Stop in anytime!  Open everyday 11-5 beginning December 5 for holiday shopping.

Jingle Bells (Literally!)

Time to trim the tree and add your personal holiday touches!

Add our new red jingle bell branch to your tree or slip it into your fresh, green wreath on your front door.  You’ll hear a merry jingle every time the door is opened!  The greenery is glittery and a bright green which will add a zesty highlight to your natural greens.  The bells are a shiny red.  $9.95.

Want to highlight a special color in your holiday decor?  Add ribbon from our large collection of all kinds of colors and materials including Christmas favorites.  (One customer this week bought 10 yards of our gorgeous AQUA ruffled organdy – won’t that be eye-catching!)

These are just one section of our ribbon collection. We also have burgundy, wine, pinks and other colors that you might not think of for the holidays! By the yard .65-$2 yard.

We’ll be serving Dark Chocolate Ganache Truffles from the Candy Basket, Portland, during this weekend’s Wine & Chocolate Walk, Dec. 2-3.  Get discounted advance tickets now at www.auroracolony.com.

Open Monday through Sunday, 11-5,  Open this weekend 10-5

Christmas Stocking filler! Hand rolled truffles made in Portland.

Shop Small in Aurora!


November 24-26 “Shop Small” and Support Small Retailers!

This weekend is a great time to ENJOY the holiday kickoff by avoiding the big-box crowds and exploring our historic village.  We’re all decorated with fresh greens, red bows and glittering lights – and that’s just on the outsides!

Look for our Shop Small balloons as you drive into town.  We appreciate your patronage.


Shop Small Special at Time After Time!  FREE French soap with purchase of $35 or more – Storewide!  You choose your favorite fragrance in this best selling, quadruple milled soap from Provence, France.  ($6.50 value)  Offer good from Friday through Sunday, Nov. 24-26, 2017.



New “Laurel” fragrance. Clean, herbaceous with a hint of citrus. Great fragrance for men, too! Choose from other fragrances such as Raspberry, Almond, White Gardenia, Peony and Lime Zest – all ribbon wrapped – like a little package!

The store is filled with wonderful holiday decor and gift ideas including our jewelry tables.

Christmas earrings in sterling with sparkling Swarovski crystals.

Stop in this weekend and get your FREE bar of soap with purchase.  Open 10-5 Fri-Sun

We’re seeing RED! Vintage style necklaces from Sweet Romance Jewelry. Stunning pieces for your holiday wardrobe.

Look WHO’S Coming to Dinner!

Hand painted glass ornaments from RAZ come gift boxed and ready for that popular woodland theme. $9.95 each.

Our Windsor Forest holiday collection features a wonderful assortment of OWLS, FOXES, and REINDEER in glass ornaments, napkins, mugs, candleholders and whimsical figures.

Very detailed, these handpainted figures are whimsical additions to your vintage furnishings! by RAZ. 9″ – 10″ tall. $29.95-$39.95

Candleholders with personality plus! $18.95 each

Stop in this Thanksgiving week to enjoy our holiday decor and pick out a few gifts (maybe for yourself)!

Open Tuesday-Wednesday 11-5, Friday-Sunday 10-5