We bought it in November of 2012. This is what it looked like this Spring. We are making changes and I’ll document a few of them here. Stay tuned!
If you’ve been in to Red Barn Mercantile recently and thought, “wow, I would really like to buy that sofa or chair,” now’s your chance. All of our floor models are deeply discounted while supplies last. We need to make room for next year’s looks and styles, so we need to clear the decks. And, we’ve extended our semi-annual furniture sale thorugh September 15, so if you’re looking for an addition to your living room, family room or bed room, this is great time to visit our store. Continue reading
Join us and more than 50 Old Town and Del Ray retailers August 10-11 for the fourth annual Alexandria sidewalk sale.
Visit Red Barn Mercantile during the sale and you’ll receive an extra 20 percent off already marked down merchandise. That could mean savings of up to 60 percent off selected items.Continue reading
Every Thursday in May & June, your favorite Old Town boutiques are staying open until 8PM. Grab a bite and do a little shopping after work! Download the list of participating stores. Continue reading
During Oscar Weekend, Feb. 22-24, all of our in-stock and special-order rugs will be on sale for 20 percent off!
Plus, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, you can enter to win Dash & Albert prizes during our special Dash & Albert Trunk Show. Continue reading
The packaging and paper is out on the curb and the kids are sleeping in, so, it’s a great time to do a little after-Christmas shopping. You know the malls are going to be a mess and the return lines will be long, so come down to Old Town and grab some terrific bargains. While supplies last, all of our remaining Christmas decorations, ornaments and other merchandise are half off. Continue reading
Hello all! Mark your husband, boyfriend, significant other’s calendars for December 19th and then come in and make your wish lists. It is our mission to make sure your wish lists are granted this year! I have been married for … Continue reading
Hello all, I’m really feeling the love this year and want to share it with you. This year, I want to help you fill your loved one’s stockings. So, when you spend $100 or more per in-store visit between December … Continue reading
Here’s a clip of me talking about the Old Town Boutique District’s Black Friday Sale event. Get 30 percent off from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m., 20 percent off from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 10 percent off throughout the day. Plus, free parking at all city meters and city parking garages. And the Dash Trolly starts its free rides from King Street Metro to the Waterfront starting at 6 a.m. Continue reading
For us retailers every sale counts. For us consumers, we want to make sure we get the best value, best service and best experience when we spend our hard earned dollars.
Yes, I put myself in both categories. I do run a business and I do shop for my family and friends. And like you I haaaate dealing with all the hype, traffic and crowds at the big shopping malls. So here are my tips, as a mom and a retailer on how to avoid the hassle. Continue reading