Craftland Show, Dec. 2

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We’re really hoping you’ll join us for the 9th Annual Craftland Holiday Show Super Celebration Bash! Thursday, December 2nd from 5:00pm – 9:00pm Craftland 235 Westminster Street Providence, RI 02903 The first 300 shoppers receive highly-coveted GOODIE BAGS stuffed with quality samples, magazines, coupons and more. Plus delicious SNACKS from Julian’s, and delicious BEER from Trinity! Demo and BOOKSIGNING by …

“Handmade Nation” at Craftland (01/15)

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Handmade Nation at Craftland Friday, January 15, 2010 Two screenings: 6pm and 8pm! Seating begins 15 minutes prior to start time. Q+A with director Faythe Levine to follow the film. Tickets are $8 and include popcorn and one beverage! Faythe Levine traveled 19,000 miles to visually document what has emerged as a marriage between historical technique, punk culture, and the …

Retail Update: Pleasant Surprise, Thayer

In Retail Updates by Bret Ancowitz1 Comment

I thought I would quickly add that Pleasant Surprise, which I wrote previously was coming to Thayer Street is now open and the store, at 297 Thayer Street (where Oop! and Only in RI used to be), looks quite bright, vibrant, and appealing (photo above is of their Newport store). Also, off topic, I was at Craftland last night and …

Notes from the DNA

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I’m on the Downtown Neighborhood Alliance mailing list and received their minutes from their last meeting today. Below are some items of interest from those minutes. Parking lot formerly known as the Providence Public Safety Complex. Once the former Police and Fire Station was demolished, certain promises were made on how to beautify and treat the land in the time …