Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Buy Vintage at LuLu Boutique & Gifterie

April 15, 2014 11:42 am

Even before you step inside, the cute turquoise bricks and blooming flower boxes outside of LuLu Boutique & Gifterie hint at what's inside: an array of stylish, colorful, and unique items. Founded by two female friends with an aptitude for everything fashionable and, self-admittedly, "weird," the Phoenixville boutique stocks everything from vintage dresses and earrings to "lightly worn" tops and purses.

Here, you might find an antique brooch studded with sparkling gems, a vintage brick-red bird cage to adorn your home, or a white beaded purse with 1960s style. The owners can help you navigate the decades' worth of wear they have in the store, from a classic '40s-era dress to a pair of flashy neon '80s earrings. And they accept lightly worn clothing from their customers in exchange for cash, so you can drop off some of your old designer duds in good condition, and then treat yourself to new ones.

LuLu Boutique & Gifterie
10 S. Main Street
Phoenixville, PA 19460
(610) 933-1852


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Happy Spring!

April 14, 2014 11:22 am

The sun is shining and the flowers are starting to bloom. Wishing everyone a lovely Spring!

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PBS Music Shows You Can Watch Online

April 8, 2014 10:44 am

PBS is known for its interesting, educational programming and wonderful musical performances. The network now offers many of its most popular shows online completely for free, allowing you to stream PBS music shows right from your computer. Check out these two great PBS programs that highlight some of the best modern day musicians.

Austin City Limits
Broadcasting live from eclectic, artistic Austin, Texas, Austin City Limits showcases music legends and up-and-coming artists from a wide range of musical genres. It is the longest running music series in the country, and each hour-long episode features performances from two related artists. From buzz-worthy indie rock acts to classic country crooners, Austin City Limits has a little something for everyone.

Great Performances
Great Performances highlights the best performing acts from around the world, not just musicians who are popular on the radio today. Offering incredible performances from opera singers, classical musicians, musical theater, dancers, dramatic actors, and other performers who are the best in their respected fields, this show aims to portray the intricacies behind the live stage. The PBS website offers streams of each full-length act, some of which are up to three hours long.

Public Domain/Public Domain

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