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It’s Ladies Night on Thursday

You are woman, we hear you roar, in numbers too big to ignore.

Be strong, be invincible … show up Thursday (May 17) for Ladies Night on Historic St. Armands Circle.

From 5 to 9 p.m., participating stores and restaurants on the Circle are offering ladies 15 percent off their purchases. There will be refreshments and raffle prizes … everything from gift certificates to merchandise.

Participating businesses include:

Alicia’s Dream, Altiora Plastic Surgery & Med Spa, Ancient Olive Gourmet, Apricot Lane Boutique, The Black Dog, Café L’Europe, Casa Smeralda FASHION’Style + Art, Charleston Shoe Co., Clyde Butcher St. Armands Gallery, DanaTyler Inspired Travel Jewelry, Destination Florida, Dream Weaver, ERA Ageless, Flip Flop Shops, Florida Olive Oil Company, Foxy Lady West, Fresh Produce, The Giving Tree Gallery, Hatley Boutique Sarasota, Island Pursuit, Just/Because, Key Culinary Tours, Le Macaron, Lynches Pub & Grub, Michael’s On the Boulevard, Otto’s Jewelry & Service, Soma, Soap Stories, The Spice & Tea Exchange, Sunglass Express Optical, Surf Shack, Tervis, Todd Alan Gallery and Tropical Shores Gourmet Popcorn.

For more information, visit www.ladiesnightonstarmands.com.

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Oh, yes, it’s Ladies Night … on April 19

Cue up Kool and The Gang’s “Ladies’ Night,” because this Thursday (April 19) is Ladies’ Night on Historic St. Armands Circle.

And oh, what a night … from 5 to 9 p.m., participating stores and restaurants on the Circle are offering ladies 15% off their purchases. There will be refreshments and raffle prizes … everything from gift certificates to merchandise.

Oh, yes, it’s Ladies’ Night and the feeling’s right.

Participating businesses include:

Alicia’s Dream, Altiora Plastic Surgery & Med Spa, Ancient Olive Gourmet, Apricot Lane Boutique, The Black Dog, Café L’Europe, Casa Smeralda FASHION’Style + Art, Charleston Shoe Co., Clyde Butcher St. Armands Gallery, DanaTyler Inspired Travel Jewelry, Destination Florida, Dream Weaver, ERA Ageless, Flip Flop Shops, Florida Olive Oil Company, Foxy Lady West, Fresh Produce, The Giving Tree Gallery, Hatley Boutique Sarasota, Island Pursuit, Just/Because, Key Culinary Tours, Le Macaron, Lynches Pub & Grub, Michael’s On the Boulevard, Otto’s Jewelry & Service, Soma, Soap Stories, The Spice & Tea Exchange, Sunglass Express Optical, Surf Shack, Tervis, Todd Alan Gallery and Tropical Shores Gourmet Popcorn.

Girls, y’all got the one. A night that’s special everywhere.

For more information, visit www.ladiesnightonstarmands.com.

Meanwhile … with Mother’s Day coming up (May 13), here’s a chance to win $50 to spend at Just/Because, a Free Bra & Fitting from Soma or 50 percent off a pair of shoes from Charleston Shoe Company. Simply like our Facebook page, share your favorite family photo to the Event Page and use the hashtag #LadiesNightLovesMoms. The five photos with the most likes will win.

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Just/Because and Ladies Night on The Suncoast View

Tonight is the night and with Easter and Passover quickly approaching you have the perfect excuse for some fun shopping with the ladies! Our own Barbara Bria Pugliese talks Spring fashion, decor and holidays & previews some of the fun happening tonight on The Circle for #LadiesNight on Suncoast View.

Join us tonight for discounts on shopping and dinning, fabulous raffle prizes, refreshments and more — if you haven’t come out for a Ladies Night, what are you waiting for?!?! Grab your favorites ladies (or men!) and sip, shop and enjoy a lovely evening on St. Armands.

Check out the Clip here: https://www.facebook.com/StArmandsCircleLadiesNight/videos/1952350718321339/

 

 

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12 Days of Christmas (Day 7-12)

 

12 Days of Christmas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year … The 12 Days of Christmas from Just/Because!



Day 7 – The Gift of Beauty

With perfume, lip balm, lotions, bar soaps and cards by TokyoMilk.

Know someone who deserves to indulge? Each of these quality, handcrafted fragrances features daring, delectable scents in evocative, edgy packaging.

 

 


Day 8 – Elegant Jewelry by Frederic Duclos

Can’t go wrong with jewelry.

Jewelry by Frederic Duclos is truly wearable art. This award winning French designer creates contemporary sterling and 14 karat combinations of jewelry. Prices start at just $80.

 


Day 9 – Flint Rollers!

Flint Rollers are something everyone needs and doesn’t know it yet! Brightly colored, retractable, refillable lint rollers — pocket-sized to suit your daily needs. This award-winning lifestyle tool is a truly useful gift for everyone on your list and priced perfectly at just $7.99.


Day 10 – The Kovel Jewelry Collection

The Kovel Jewelry Collection by designer Dr. William Kovel. Once a tuna fisherman, he draws on his life experiences as a cosmetic dentist, public artist, sculptor and scuba diver to create beautiful jewelry inspired by Nature.

Dr. Kovel actively oversees every design aspect from start to finish and brings to life his designer creations in individual works of 3-D art. Kovel Jewelry funds local projects like wetland preservation, mangrove restoration and sea turtle rehabilitation.

These gorgeous pieces start at $200 — give a truly unique and beautiful gift any jewelry or nature lover will adore.


Day 11 – Wooden Bow Ties

Handmade in America these stunning Wood Bow Ties are a must in every gentlemen’s closet. Available in 6 natural wood colors – no dye or chemicals are used in finishing the products.

Stop in today and check out our full selection of Wood Bow Ties —available for just $49.50. Give this unique gift to a gentlemen in your life or wear it to your holiday party and get ready to be the hit of the evening!

 

 


Day 12 – Jewelry Pouch

Got jewelry? Add on this exquiste pouch to hold your wearable treasures.

Simply the best travel jewelry pouch for the woman on the go. Handcrafted with beautiful silks, exquisite embellishments and a unique design, these jewelry pouches unwrap to feature a ring of pockets, perfect for earrings and rings and a large space ideal for necklaces and bracelets.

Stop in and view our collection of several elegant designs priced at just $21.

 

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12 Days of Christmas (Day 1-6)

 

12 Days of Christmas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year … The 12 Days of Christmas from Just/Because!


Day 1 – Celebrate Your Holiday Week

A wonderful way to get into the holiday spirit or to wind down from the holiday season! Make a holiday celebration last all week with 7 gift envelopes containing a holiday surprise like charms, candy or gems to open each day. A great gift or activity for adults & kids and a wonderful way to show someone you’re thinking of them the days before and after the holiday. Available now for just $12.75.

Stop in to Just/Because today to pick up a “Celebrate Your Holiday Week” gift set and check out our selection of perfect gifts for everyone else on your list!

 


Day 2 – Cottage Greenhouse

Treat friends & family to luxury spa treatments this holiday with the Cottage Greenhouse botanic beauty items!

As featured in Oprah Winfrey‘s Oprah Favorite Things 2016! The Cottage Greenhouse collection is inspired by fresh, wholesome ingredients & formulated with up to 98% natural ingredients. Discover an assortment of tempting treatments from sun-sweetened scrubs, to lush lotions and luxurious, bath time retreats.

 

 


Day 3 – Fab Funky Prints

Fab Funky Prints are whimsical, magical art prints making the world a little more fabulous one print at a time.

We love this unique gift and know you will too! Give a gift that is both elegant and fun at the same time. Available starting at $138. Call or stop in to our St. Armands store to see the full selection.

 

 

 


Day 4 – Expandable Dog Bowls

Expandable Dog Bowls provide easy hydration and food for your dog on the go. Expandable Dog Bowls are constructed of BPA free plastic, re-usable, easy to re-fill and zip closed so they’re mess free and easy to pack up when you’re ready to go. Plus the designs are so cool — you’ll be the envy of everyone at the dog park. Our two packs are available for just $8.95 – the perfect stocking stuffer!

 

 

 

 


Day 5 – Fabulous Flasks

These unique stainless steel wood wrapped flasks hold 6 oz of liquid and come in a handy muslin bags. We have a vast array of artful and clever designs to warm your heart (and belly!)

It’s a beautiful day to finish your holiday shopping. Come in and check out these flasks and all of our other perfect and unique gifts — ALL made in the USA.

 

 

 


Day 6 – European inspired jewelry

This European inspired jewelry is a gorgeous gift for the gorgeous person in your life.

Wearable contemporary art with a clean esthetic and a high perceived value — at very reasonable and fair prices ranging from $18-$50 at Just/Because.

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2016 Just/Because Gift Guide

Looking for the perfect gift? Look no further than the 2016 Just/Because Gift Guide! We are making your gift hunt easy this year with 6 fabulous handpicked gifts.

JEWELRY POUCH

bow-tie-3Simply the best travel jewelry pouch for the woman on the go! Handcrafted with beautiful silks, exquisite embellishments and a unique design, these jewelry pouches unwrap to feature a ring of pockets, perfect for earrings and rings and a large space ideal for necklaces and bracelets. The travel pouches bright colors and luxurious silk patterns make them an easy gift for all the women in your life!

Stop in and view our collection of several elegant designs priced at just $21.

 


KOVEL JEWELRY

bow-tie-2Land and the Sea were the inspiration for The Kovel Jewelry Collection by designer Dr. William Kovel. Once a tuna fisherman, he draws on his life experiences as a cosmetic dentist, public artist, sculptor and scuba diver to create beautiful jewelry inspired by Nature.

Dr. Kovel actively oversees every design aspect from start to finish and brings to life his designer creations in individual works of 3-D art. The Kovel Jewelry Collection funds local projects like wetland preservation, mangrove restoration and sea turtle rehabilitation.

These lovely featured pieces start at $200 — give a truly unique and beautiful gift any jewelry or nature lover will adore.


TOKYO MILK MILK BATH AND BODY

bow-tie-5Know someone who deserves to indulge? Give the gift of beauty with perfume, lip balm, lotions, bar soaps and cards by TokyoMilk.

Each of TokyoMilk’s quality, handcrafted fragrances features daring, delectable scents in evocative, edgy packaging and range in price from just $5.50 to $30.

The real beauty of TokyoMilk lies in its quality. As if the gorgeous packages weren’t enough, the brand offers a high quality line of skincare products that nourish the skin, perfumes that awaken the senses and treatments that both beautify and enhance epidermal health. While the containers are so you beautiful that you won’t want to disturb them, your skin and senses will be glad you did.

Come experience the sensuous quality of these products and select the perfect pair or group of gifts!


FAB FUNKY PRINTS

bow-tie-4Shopping for that “impossible” to buy for person? How about Fab Funky Prints? These whimsical, magical art prints, make the world a little more fabulous one print at a time.

These images are printed directly onto the pages of antique books from the 1800s, which have aged over time to a mellow ivory patina. The result is a charming and unusual artwork that features vintage character and timeless style. These rare pages are of beautiful quality and create mesmerizing one of a kind art pieces that are sought after and treasured.

Give a gift that is both elegant and fun at the same time. Available starting at $138. Come in today and see our full selection.


FLINT ROLLERS

bow-tie-1-1In search of the perfect party gift or stocking stuffer? How about Flint Rollers?! Brightly colored, retractable, refillable lint rollers — pocket-sized to suit your daily needs. This award-winning lifestyle tool is a truly useful gift for everyone on your list and priced perfectly at just $7.99 (and just $3 for refills).

 

 

 

 


WOOD BOW TIES

bow-tie-6One of our most popular and unique item of the year, the Wood Bow Tie is available for just $49.50 …

Handmade in America these stunning bow ties are a must in every gentlemen’s closet. 4″ Wood Veneer Bow Tie on a 24″ adjustable grosgrain ribbon and standard bow tie hardware. Available in 6 natural wood colors – no dye or chemicals are used in finishing the products. 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

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Ladies Night featured on the Suncoast View

Did you miss today’s Suncoast View featuring our own Barbara Bria Pugliese discussing tomorrow’s St. Armands Circle Ladies Night? Tune in tomorrow at 9 a.m. for the replay or check back here for our full clip — We have the details on participating stores, raffles, drink specials and much more! #LadiesNight

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We’re Turning 3!

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We are so excited to be celebrating our 3rd Anniversary at Just/Because! As part of the celebration and to say a special thank you to all of our amazing customers for 3 wonderful years, we are offering THREE fantastic gifts (valued at $450 total) during our Anniversary Sweepstakes. Simply fill out the brief entry form for your chance to win! Winners will be drawn November 11th. Good luck!

To Enter: http://bit.ly/JustBecauseAnniversarySweepstakes

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Just/Because At Taste of St. Armands

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Such a great evening at the Taste of St. Armands event on Saturday! Thank you to everyone who came out to enjoy the evening on our favorite Circle while supporting Take Stock in Children of Sarasota County, Inc.The Silent Auction was a huge hit — special thanks to Ladies Night members Charleston Shoe Company, Casa Smeralda, Soma Intimates St Armands Florida and Just/Because for helping out.

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Fall finds are in

It may be hot outside here in Florida but you can still create that cozy, Fall feeling inside with our fabulous seasonal decor! #HappyFall #ShopLocal

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