The Store

Progress... This morning our builders descended upon us with drawings, measuring tapes, notes and pencils. After many questions, much consultation, measuring, remeasuring, and quite a lot of head-scratching, they say they are ready to start building the new fixtures we've planned. Since this project is much like putting together a jigsaw puzzle, we are anxious to begin to put the pieces in place. By mid-July when the new fall collection begins to arrive we hope to be  putting on the finishing touches. But as with all such projects, many unforeseens lie ahead. Already one vital shipment has been lost in transit...

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New Ideas


  We think we have some great new ideas and the worst problem with having a new idea is the fact that you can't just snap your fingers and put it into practice. Instead you have to actually stop and think about it, draw some diagrams, make some lists, estimate costs, draw up a plan... and by that time it may not seem like such a good idea any more, especially since we don't even know if it's worth a try until we've tried it. In the high-speed, high-tech world we live in it would feel so much more creative...

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