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01.27.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of January 27, 2020

We know it feels like the holidays were just yesterday, but believe it our not, our top picks this week are preparing you for Valentine’s Day! You’ll smell divine with this soap called […]
01.22.20

Classic Blue by Penny Post

As Amy mentioned last week, the Pantone Color Institute has announced that its 2020 Color of the Year is PANTONE 19-4052 (aka Classic Blue), a deep blue shade that’s at once comforting and […]
01.20.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of January 20, 2020

We’re going on a treasure hunt this week in our top picks. You’ll first find the beautiful smell of hyacinth in these customer-favorite candles. These beaded hoop earrings are going to be the […]
01.17.20

Helping Create Homes for the Homeless

You may hear it often, and you should believe it to be true, that Alexandria is a uniquely tight-knit community (almost a small town vibe) that prides itself on supporting each other. Each […]
01.15.20

Classic Blue by Red Barn Mercantile

When I heard that Pantone had named Classic Blue as the color of the year, I did a little happy dance. No, I did a big happy dance. I figured 2020 was going […]
01.13.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of January 13, 2020

It’s officially the new year and it’s time to pick up the tinsel and get your life back in order. We’re here to help with this week’s top picks. We’ve got a dress […]
01.09.20

Pantone is Feeling Blue in 2020

Looks like blue hues for 2020! Pantone announced that its 2020 Color of the Year is Classic Blue, a shade reminiscent of the sky at dusk. The reason Pantone chose this hue is […]
01.08.20

New Year Flights of Fancy

Today I wanted to share some things from the last few months that have me excited for the year ahead. Below is a group of four women who are channeling the best of […]
01.03.20

It’s a New Decade on the Makers Mile

Happy New Year, everyone!  I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season and are looking forward to 2020 with hope and excitement. It’s a new year and a new decade and I’m about […]
12.31.19

Coloring Our Homes in 2020

In case you missed it, Pantone – the standard bearer for color in design and fashion around the world – announced its color of the year back in early December. They named Classic […]
12.30.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of December 30, 2019

The holidays are over (how did that happen so quickly?!) and we’re moving on to resolutions, parties, and possibly some vacation. In this week’s top picks we’ve got a beautiful vegan leather dress […]
12.26.19

After-Christmas Sale at Red Barn Mercantile and Penny Post

We at Red Barn Mercantile and Penny Post hope you all had a wonderful holiday! Now that this year is over, it’s time to start stocking up for next year. Yep, you heard […]
12.23.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of December 23, 2019

It’s not too late! Those of you still looking for those hard to find gifts will find just the thing in this week’s top picks. The perfect earrings for the not-so-easy-to-shop-for tween in […]
12.20.19

Gift Guide No. 05: Last Minute & Stocking Stuffers

It’s actually here. It’s the final weekend before Christmas and the countdown is officially on to get all of the shopping done. It’s not too late to find really amazing gifts for the […]
12.18.19

Gift Giving Made Easy

All right, folks! There’s only a week until Christmas. We’re in the home stretch now. You can do it! And, we can help. Today, I want to share one last gift guide to […]


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