Riverview Holiday Hoopla 2012 November 1st-3rd
I have set a goal to try to share as many holiday post as I can. I found out about Holiday Hoopla a little late so I decided to go research it for myself this morning. This may have been a mistake. Shop after shop of incredible décor, gifts, and clothing made it difficult to stay focused. Below are some of the great things happening at The Shops at Riverview’s Holiday Hoopla.The Clay Pot 1311 Hanover Street Chattanooga, TN 37405 423.265.2007 Website Facebook
If you have never visited the Clay Pot, you are in for a treat. The shop is bursting with beautiful home and holiday décor. From the moment you walk in the door you can sense the holidays from the incredible scented candles to the holiday music, and gorgeous decorations at every turn.
Besides all of the rooms of incredible items, The Clay Pot is more than a shop. Owner Joe Jumper also offers various classes, camps, and events to give back to the community.
Their holiday Open House will run through 11/3, but they have lots more holiday activities planned. I will be sharing more details about those, but mark your calendar for one that is coming up 11/17 when they will host Project Snowman. This is an event to benefit Children’s Hospital and Emily’s Power for a Cure. You can bring the whole family out to build yarn snowmen for the patients of Children’s Hospital at Erlanger. You can preregister at the store or on-line at the sites above.Holiday Hoopla Special: Cards with 20% off one item Count the Lights Contest with a $100.00 gift certificate prize to the closest guess Cynthia Howell Stationery & Gifts 1310 Hanover Street Chattanooga, TN 37405 423.266.2667 Website Facbook You will find a beautiful and impressive selection of stationery here. Everything from wedding invitations to your kids birthday party stationery needs are covered here. Speaking of kids birthday parties they offer pottery painting parties for kids and are looking to expand these to adults. This store is also a good source for Lily Pulitzer items and unique gifts. Holiday Hoopla Specials: 25% off all Printswell Photo Christmas Cards, 50% off kids cooking items, and other surprise discounts. Lambs & Ivy Antiques, Gifts, and Accessories 1306 Hanover St. Chattanooga, TN 37405 423.756.7200 Website Facebook
Christmas has arrived at Lambs & Ivy. They carry many different collectibles including John Middleton and Ashton Drake dolls as well as to Patience Brewster ornaments. You will find beautifully decorated trees throughout the shop and a lovely selection of jewelry. There is a polar bear figurine on the sun porch that I am pretty sure is going to have to come home with me.Holiday Hoopla Special: 20% off storewide (some exclusions apply) Charlotte’s Web Monograming & Gifts 1150 Hixson Pike Suite 8 423.266.4022 Facebook
This is a great stop for lovely monogrammed items, but I found so many other Holiday items here. They have the largest selection of Elf on the Shelf items that I have seen including books, cups, and ever “elfwear”. My favorite items that I could not resist were their retro Santa plates and napkins. They carry brands such as mudpie and Lily Pulitzer as well.Holiday Hoopla Special: 20% Discount on purchase (some exclusions apply) They will also be collecting for the Chattanooga Area Food Bank. With a donation you will receive a 20% off one in-stock item during the month of December. The Sandbox Children’s Boutique 1101 Hixson Pike #B 423.756.7655 Facebook
The Sandbox carries a large line of high-end clothing from names like Lilly Pulitzer, Lacoste, and Vineyard Vines. They have a lovely selection of holiday clothing for your littles. The girl’s clothes selection is really pretty, but the Sandbox does well what a lot of store struggle to do, which is carry beautiful boy’s items as well.The Sandbox will be will be starting a week of sales on Monday November 5th. The Vine Street Market Vine Street Market 1313 Hanover Street 423.266.8463 Website Facebook
Now that you have worked up an appetite the Vine Street Market provides the perfect café bakery setting to relax and have some yummy treats. I must admit that I haven’t been to the Vine Street Market in years. Such a shame as I have always loved it. Their baked goods, sandwiches, and delicious Mint Tea are the best!You can now reserve your Thanksgiving Bakes with everything from sides and desserts to a full Dinner for 12 with all the trimmings.
I hope you have a chance to visit The Riverview Holiday Hoopla and enjoy it as much as we did.