Let's face it. Everyone loves an extra excuse to go shopping! That's why we appreciate the opportunity to bring you this announcement about a shop-tastic local event with multiple built-in excuses to spend money in exchange for a wide variety of coveted products and services!
On Wed, April 25, 2018 (from 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT) you'll definitely want to head over to the Innis Arden Golf Club (at 120 Tomac Avenue, Greenwich, CT 06870) to take part in the Shop & Share Spring Shopping Boutique to benefit Swim Across America, Greenwich-Stamford and the Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy.
Excuses to shop? It's absolutely perfect timing to purchase gifts for Mother's Day, Father's Day, graduation, birthdays and more! Plus a portion of every dollar spent goes towards the excellent causes that we've already mentioned! Then there's the exciting raffle prizes that you'll need to continue reading to find out more about!
WHO? WHAT? WHEN? WHERE? WHY?
SHOP over 20 of the area's best independent and small businesses. From men's & women's fashions, photography, home decor to gifts, jewelry, accessories and more, you're sure to find something you'll love.
We'll SHARE a portion of the proceeds with Swim Across America, Greenwich-Stamford to benefit Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy.
Be sure to check out our exciting raffle prizes too! Plus turn your unwanted gold and sterling silver into money on the spot...and do some more shopping!
So grab your friends and come by during the day while the kids are in school or at soccer practice. Or come by later and enjoy an evening out.
FREE admission. Cash bar. No denim please.
Beauty Counter - Join us in our mission to get safer beauty and skincare products into the hands of everyone.
Chintz Giraffe - Elegant, affordable giftware
Claudette - Ladies' clothing and accessories
Couture Planet - Fashion forward handbags and accessories from 100% post-consumer newspaper bearing headlines from the world of fashion, art and culture, food, travel and sports.
Danielle Coleman Photography - Large scale landscape photography.
Designer Sunglasses - Authentic designer sunglasses, i.e. Ray Ban, Maui Jim, Tom Ford, etc., Eyebobs, eyeglasses.
Designing Women - Unique decorative accesories for home and garden.
Eleanor Stone - Handmade, one-of-a-kind leather wrap cuffs with vintage and antique pieces.
Elizabeth Moore - Handmade jewelry imagined in Manhattan and the Hudson Valley. Made up of precious and semi-precious gemstones and designed for the women who desires a sophisticated look without being overdone.
FCreation - Painted and customizable hangers for kids and adults. Crocheted summer bags.
Ilyse's Pieces - Handcrafted jewelry with a modern twist, using natural gemstones, pearls and diamonds.
J.Hilburn - Custom, made-to-measure and ready-to-wear men's clothing for every lifestyle. Gorgeous Italian fabrics, personalized construction, and quick delivery for a value no one else can approach.
Liberty Gold - Take a moment to look through your jewelry boxes for broken gold chains, bracelets, single earrings, sterling silver jewelry, flatware and holloware. Bring it with you and turn it into money on the spot! And 60% of the profits will be donated in YOUR name.
Recreo San Miguel - Luxury capes, wraps, shawls, kaftans, blouses and tunics. Hand-sewn in cashmere, silk, linen and boucle.
Rory Worby - One-of-a-kind luxury hand-painted silk accessories including scarves, caftans and pillows. Fashion Group International "Rising Star Finalist" - 2018
Salt Cave of Darien - Experience a sense of calmness and wellness, by breathing in 84 essential minerals and invigorating negative ions, while resting in a cave-like atmosphere covered in Himalayan salt. This will leave you relaxed and rejuvenated along with other health benefits!
Simply Chickie - 100% organic cotton clothing for babies and adults.
Stella & Dot - Collection of jewelry, handbags and small accessories.
Table Touch - Unique decorative napkin holders
Therese Custom Designs - Custom designed crochet jewelry that can be stacked, mixed and matched with your existing pieces to create your perfect look. Featuring the signature love knot pendant, the perfect piece for any occasion.
True Cocktails - A delicious, natural, low calorie crystalized cocktail mix, currently available in margarita and cosmopolitan flavors.
Turq Sport - A unique collection of men's and boys' amphibious performance underwear designed to keep active guys cool, dry and chafe-free
Violets Are Blue - Award-winning organic skincare. We support breast cancer patients by donating packages to women on their first day of chemotherapy at Mount Sinai hospital in NYC.
W by Worth - Exceptional Women’s Fashions
Miller Motorcars - Bentley for the Weekend!
Bentayga is unlike any other sport utility vehicle in the world. It is also the fastest SUV ever built. This powerful, all-terrain, all-purpose car offers an exceptional driving experience. Bentayga brings together outstanding performance and unparalleled levels of luxury on and off-road.
In2Design - Lariat necklace with baroque pearls and labradorite stones strung on silk. Retail value $298.
Unique jewelry hand-crafted using only the best quality freshwater pearls, precious metals and semi-precious stones, as well as unexpected materials such as suede, leather or silk cord. Created by Swedish-American designers and inspired by the simplicity and modern elegance of Swedish design, with an eye to the American woman. Fun and affordable. Recently spotted on Kate Middleton!
Katie Fong - $300 gift certificate towards a custom garment.
Inspired by the artisan traditions of the great American and European ateliers and a bucolic yet enlightened childhood in Greenwich, Connecticut, a dynamic young visionary, Katie Fong, creates limited production and custom apparel for the most discerning woman and their most important life moments.
Millianna - Micro Cuff in Antique Silver, with cut crystals and our patented python skin magnetic clasp. This is one of our top selling pieces and was worn by Tea Leoni on Madam Secretary last season! Retail value $270.
Jewelry that is statement-driven yet timeless, comfortable yet sophisticated. Each piece is intricately handmade by skilled artisans in Spokane, WA, many of whom are women who arrived in Spokane with the World Relief Organization, and to whom we offer training classes. MILLIANNA is proud to support this organization as it resettles refugees escaping persecution in their homelands.
Wick&Laz - Spring scarf made in India by In Things, colorful summer bag from the Wayuu Tribe in Colombia and a mala necklace by Nantucket artisan, Clay Twombly. Retail value $350.
Lindsay and Cristina bring you unique clothing and accessories from around the world.
More Information About Swim Across America Greenwich-Stamford
Swim Across America, Inc. (SAA) is dedicated to raising money and awareness for cancer research, prevention and treatment through swimming-related events. With the help of hundreds of volunteers nationwide and past and current Olympians, Swim Across America is helping find a cure for cancer through athleticism, community outreach and direct service. To learn more visit swimacrossamerica.org/greenwich or follow on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.
Established in 2007, Swim Across America, Greenwich-Stamford has donated $3.4 million over 11 years to Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy, the nation’s only foundation dedicated exclusively to funding cancer gene therapy research. 100% of funds contributed by Swim Across America to ACGT go directly to research.