04.22.20

All the Things at Red Barn Mercantile + Penny Post

First, I want to thank everyone who donated to and shopped for their favorite cause during Spring2ACTion! All together Red Barn Mercantile and Penny Post customers gave $35,391. That is outstanding! Our four […]
04.20.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of April 20, 2020

We know you take your self-care and wellness seriously, and we’re excited to say that this week’s top picks are all about supporting your wellness and lifestyle goals. From a dazzling at home […]
04.13.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of April 13, 2020

With Easter behind us and spring in full swing, our top picks this week are all about bringing warmth, light, and comfort into your home. From Angela’s must-have eye cream at Bellacara, Amy […]
04.09.20

Spring2ACTion + Red Barn Mercantile + Penny Post + You

You all have seen the news, so I don’t need to remind you that our community is hurting. There are people right here in Alexandria that need our help right now. Stimulus packages […]
04.06.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of April 6, 2020

Spring has finally arrived! With warmer weather upon us, it is time to refresh both our style and our beauty regimen. We’ve got an indulgent (without the price tag) hand lotion that is […]
04.01.20

Staring at the Same Four Walls?

In the midst of COVID-19, I am trying to stay hopeful. We don’t know when this is going to end, but I believe it will. So, I’m doing my best to look to […]
03.26.20

Curated Easter Baskets + Letter Writing and Quarantine Kits + Website for Penny Post

I want to start this post by thanking all the wonderful people who have been placing online orders and doing curbside pickups. We are truly grateful for your kindness and support. While social […]
03.23.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of March 23, 2020

Between social-distancing and working from home, we know that this time can bring on feelings of anxiety, boredom, and frustration. One of the best ways to digitally escape is through storytelling. Make sure […]
03.16.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of March 16, 2020

These past few days and weeks have been…well, there are a number of words we could use, but in short, we can say they have turned our lives upside down. Many of our […]
03.12.20

Shelf Styling with Kristen Alcorta at Red Barn Mercantile

Good design is layered. The first layer is the base – rug, upholstery, bookshelves, coffee table, etc. All the staples of the room. Accessories like lamps, throw pillows, blankets, and so on are […]
03.09.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of March 9, 2020

We are springing you forward with this week’s top picks. We’ve got a bright yellow blazer that screams “here comes the sunshine!” as well as some adorable adjustable rings and earrings that are […]
03.04.20

Red Barn Mercantile is Hiring

As you all know it’s Upholstery Sale season at Red Barn Mercantile. We have had so much fun helping our clients this go around. It seems everyone needs a refresh! While our team is knowledgeable and ready […]
03.02.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of March 2, 2020

Instantly update your look and your life with this week’s top picks. We’ve got the perfect (yes, perfect) blazer that will add a pop to any outfit you put on. A jumpsuit that […]
02.24.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 24, 2020

Heading out of town to beat the winter blues? This week’s top picks should end up in your bag. This packable straw hat and cute wedges are perfect for any beach vaca. Be […]
02.21.20

The Two Items I Can’t Leave Home Without Are…

We love to find ways to have our readers get to know us a little more..so what better way to get to know who we are then for us to tell you the […]


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