The Holiday Weekend Neighborhood Shopping Guide

By Samantha Abernethy | Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Photo by Flickr user samaber.

You don’t have to head to the big box stores or the suburban outlet malls to start your holiday shopping this weekend. We called up some of our neighbors to find out where to get the best deals this weekend without leaving the neighborhood.

If you know of one we missed, tell us, so we can add it.

  • Laurie’s Planet of Sound (4639 N. Lincoln) will have special Black Friday vinyl releases. See what will be available on their website, including everything from George Harrison to Cee-Lo.
  • Zulu Dog & Cat Boutique (3919 N. Lincoln) will be closed Friday, but will have a big sale Saturday: 15-20% off everything but food.
  • Little Green Baby (4654 N. Rockwell) will have a big sale Friday, open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. They are also doing a coat drive, accepting gently used men’s, women’s and children’s winter gear.
  • Squishy Press is offering 20% off all of their eco-friendly children’s books this weekend. Their books were also recently featured in TOC Kids. Enter “20OFF” in the coupon code area at checkout on their website.
  • Rich Chocolates & Candies will have a sale in their online store. Enter the code “smallbizsat” at checkout to get 15% off your purchase.
  • Bellybum Boutique (4347 N. Lincoln) is doing their annual fishbowl sale Friday through Sunday. At checkout, you draw your prize and get 10 to 50% off your entire purchase.
  • The Book Cellar (4736 N. Lincoln) offers 20% off to any shopper that shows a copy of their catalog at checkout. The offer is good until the end of November.
  • Planet Access (4727 N. Lincoln) has buy one, get one half-off deals all weekend long.
  • The Dressing Room (4635 N. Lincoln) offers 20% off footwear, 15% off denim and sweaters and a free gift with purchase. On Saturday, also get 10% off accessories.
  • Piggy Toes (4548 N. Western) children’s boutique is giving a 20% discount to any customer that does a turkey call at checkout.
  • Motiv Personal Training (3813 N. Lincoln) is offering free Black Friday workouts. The Turkey Burn-Off Workout is open to everyone and is sure to burn off those extra calories from your Turkey Dinner.  Sign up online here.
  • OrangeBeautiful (4658 N. Damen) has 20% off everything Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. They’ll be doing letterpress printing and button making. Anyone who wants to come by and try out the letterpress is welcome to give it a shot.

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  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=619468101 Joshua Wentz

    We’re having a sale at OrangeBeautiful Friday-Saturday (10am-8pm) – Everything 20% Off.

    ALSO – we’ll be doing letterpress printing and button making and other fun things. Anyone who wants to come by and try out the letterpress is welcome to give it a shot.

    OrangeBeautiful Studio + Shop
    4658 N Damen Ave.

    • Anonymous

      Thanks! I’ll add you up top.

    • Anonymous

      Thanks! I’ll add you up top.

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