Ever since I discovered the Pot Shop, I have been following and admiring Noreen’s work! She is a very talented artist, who makes functional and creative pieces that make for a perfect Christmas gift! Make sure you visit her at Hillermann’s Nursery and Florist and take a look at her beautiful pieces displayed on the … Continue reading
American-made pretty things, great for you and for gifts. Where can you find them in Washington? At Fern & Sycamore on Elm Street. Take a look at what’s new in the store and go and visit them today. They are open until 7pm. Follow Fern & Sycamore on Facebook for their daily postings.
Looking for something to do today and tomorrow? Haven’t been downtown in a while? Time to refresh your spring wardrobe and home decor? The local merchants know what you need! April 12 & 13 is the Downtown Sidewalk Sale! All of these shops on Main and Elm street have special deals and discounts for you: … Continue reading
Easter is this Sunday! Did you do all your shopping? You have three more days to visit the downtown stores. I did some quick window shopping for you, while taking my students on a photo walk on Tuesday. Here is what we found.
I am sure you have been to Cowan’s Restaurant and tried their delicious pie. Have you visited the shop next door? Cowan’s Mercantile offers wonderful unique items that bring back the memories of days gone by. Read more about this lovely downtown shop in the interview with store manager Taylor Hill! How long has Cowan’s Mercantile … Continue reading
When I started the blog at the end of 2011, one of the first businesses I visited was I.B. Nuts and Fruit Too. They learned about Re-Discover Washington and invited me to go see them. I went, took pictures, and left with enough blogging material and a big bag of Chocolate Amaretto Pecans. That’s how … Continue reading
It takes two girls, one sunny afternoon, and a camera to visit all downtown stores and compile a shopping guide for you for the upcoming Valentine’s day! Dear guys, you know that when she says “Gift don’t matter”, she is secretly hoping that you will surprise her with something. Find great ideas for any price … Continue reading
There is so much talent in our community, and I am constantly amazed when I discover it. If you have been to Calico Cat Antiques, you have probably admired the amazing furniture made out of reclaimed barn wood. Who makes it? Tami, the owner of Calico Cat Antiques, and Steve. They love woodworking and have been … Continue reading
You know how sometimes you are taking a bath and you have this great idea that seems awesome? I did that a month ago, and I acted on it this week. I thought it would be great to do a 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways on Re-Discover Washington’s Facebook page with prizes from local merchants. … Continue reading
Below is the story of a person who wakes up in downtown Washington, Missouri and takes advantage of all the local businesses have to offer. This story was compiled with the help of Re-Discover Washington’s Facebook fans – over 40 of them contributed a sentence. I hope you enjoy it and I hope it makes … Continue reading