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Jason Solarek at ShopLocal.org 9:22 AM • August 10, 2022
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Jason Solarek at ShopLocal.org 9:22 AM • August 10, 2022
I don’t own a car, yet I have a strange desire to read Dan Neil's car column each weekend in The Wall St. Journal.  Why would someone who doesn’t own a car, won’t be buying one soon, and hasn’t owned one in 25 years read a car column? It's a mix of enjoying the design and technology of automobiles, wanting to know what Dwayne Johnson may be buying next, loving Dan’s witty writing style, and, confession, simply being 13-years old at...Read more of post

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Calaisio Inc at Calaisio 8:00 AM • August 10, 2022
This premium woven placemat and napkin ring brings nostalgic vibe of rusticity. Handwoven by skilled artisans with locally harvested vines, it makes the most beautiful display with any dining events or party theme. Set of 4.


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natural elegance, extraordinary durability
 
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Mary Jurek at Mary Jurek Design 6:43 PM • August 9, 2022
Book Lovers Day is celebrated on August 9 every year. This is an unofficial holiday observed to celebrate reading and literature. People are advised to put away their smartphones and every possible technological distraction and pick up a book to read.
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August 11, 2022 • 09:46 AM
Jason at ShopLocal.org:
We totally agree. A-B-R 😎 Always Be Reading: https://marketplace.bridgecatalog.com/news.cfm/21850/Always-Be-Reading-

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Jason Solarek at ShopLocal.org 1:34 PM • August 9, 2022
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If passed, the law would bar huge online platforms such as Amazon’s e-marketplace, Apple’s app store, and Google’s search engine from giving preferential treatment to the company’s own products and services, such as steering consumers to in-house products instead of competitors’ offerings in a way that harms competition.

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Mallory Labit at Beatriz Ball 5:33 PM • August 8, 2022
It’s time to return to indoor/outdoor living.

The undulating lines and generous hand-polished surface of the large VENTO Rebecca Rectangular Tray with Handles is ideal for serving—indoors and out.Practical built-in handles increase its versatility, and its tarnish-free surface makes it a metal tray that never needs polishing.Available in two handy sizes, rectangular Rebecca trays are equally at home on the bar, entry table, or the vanity.Sustainably ...Read more of post

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Jason Solarek at ShopLocal.org 8:48 PM • August 7, 2022
We all know that sales reps play a crucial role in our industry, but one may ask, “how important a role?” I was happy to see Ari Lowenstein, our industry friend at MarketTime, pen a report that measures the impact of sales reps in this digital era. 

The next time a brand extols the benefits of Faire or another online platform that cuts out reps, please share this article and its report with them. 

Thank you, Ari. 

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Diana Duffy Thompson at Skyros Designs 9:27 AM • August 7, 2022
🥂🍾We’re sincerely grateful to all Skyros brides and their grooms for allowing us to share this very special time of your life… We wish you joy, love and happiness on your wedding day as you begin your new life together!
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August 8, 2022 • 08:23 PM
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Nice pic 🌿

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Mallory Labit at Beatriz Ball 4:32 PM • August 5, 2022
Celebrate National Oyster Day in Beatriz Ball New Orleans Style!

Inspired by the artistry of Nature, this majestic OCEAN Oyster Large Dip is a sculptural interpretation of the oyster shell.The eye-catching design boasts large and small serving areas, and is great for chips and dip, or cold seafood and cocktail sauce. Pairs perfectly with any Beatriz Ball OCEAN oyster bowls.Great for indoor/outdoor entertaining! Beatriz Ball’s intensely handmade products employ ...Read more of post

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Jason Solarek at ShopLocal.org 2:05 PM • August 5, 2022
I met Georgi, who runs this mobile sewing shop, while walking down the Bowery yesterday.  I shared with her the story of Ronni Solbert, a neighbor who illustrated a childrens book about peddlers like her, and praised her for being an indie business—with a creative delivery approach. Georgi said her cart had previously been a coffee cart and was repurposed during the pandemic when people wanted to get their clothes hemmed in airy locals. 

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