It's 72 hours til Christmas morning. Are you done? If not, where locally do you plan to go for last-minute gifts?
- LOCAL CONNECTIONS
- Chris Helms
Saturday, December 22, 2012
If you celebrate Christmas and still have shopping to do, this is crunch time. Just three days left until Christmas morning. Retailers are happy this year because of the way the calendar falls. It provides an extra full day of shopping versus last year, when Christmas Eve fell on a Saturday. So tell us, North Shore. Are you done shopping? If not, where will you be going this weekend and Monday? Here are links to stories Patch has done about go-to-places in our towns and cities for last minute Christmas shopping: Tell us about your favorite local businesses for last-minute gifts.
Your place for custom-built and decorative furniture, home accessories and workshops.
If you are seeking a creative outlet or desire one-of-a-kind home furnishings and décor, head over to Metamorphosis Art & Design located at 10 Essex St., in downtown Andover. Metamorphosis first opened in fall 2008 and just recently relocated to the bright and inviting space on Essex Street. Original founders, Elaine Trepicchio and Katie Blue Nagy, took their mutual passion for arts, crafts and creative expression to produce beautiful yet functional works of art for the home. "We knew we needed to do something creative with our lives," said Elaine. As their business grew, they were able to expand their offering to include workshops and classes and welcomed a new partner, Beth Prawdzik, to their team. Together these three women are …