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Top 10 Thrift/Discount Stores in Columbus

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10 Thrift/Discount Stores in Columbus

For the second year in a row, our readers and editors have selected Flower Child Vintage as the number one location to find thrift, vintage and discount deals on home goods, decor and clothing items. The Columbus location of Flower Child celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2017, having opened its doors in the Short North […]

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The Top 10 Apparel/Fashion Stores in Columbus

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Apparel/Fashion Stores in Columbus

By now most locals are aware that Columbus ranks third in the country for total numbers of jobs in the fashion industry, but when it comes to shopping, our readers head to local stores before going to the mall. And for the first time since launching our annual “Best Of” survey, Pursuit landed in the […]

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Top 10 Shopping Events in Columbus

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10 Shopping Events in Columbus

Shopping in Columbus means a lot more than just going to the mall. If you want to shop local, there are a variety of great regular destinations as well as special events. We asked our readers to help name their favorite special shopping celebrations for the second year in a row, and this year they […]

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First Look: The W Nail Bar Opens Inside DSW Polaris

SusanPost SusanPost First Look: The W Nail Bar Opens Inside DSW Polaris

DSW has teamed up with Columbus-based The W Nail Bar for its first ever in-store salon at its Polaris location, 1200 Polaris Pkwy. It’s the second location for the nail bar originally opened in Short North by sisters Manda Mason and Lauren Hunter in 2015. The sisters say the new 2,000 square foot Polaris location […]

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Holiday Shopping Guide: 20 More of the Best Local Gift Ideas

Anne Evans Anne Evans Holiday Shopping Guide: 20 More of the Best Local Gift Ideas

It’s week four of the best in local shopping for your gifting this holiday. This is your last weekend before the holiday pressure is on! Every Friday through December 22, we’ll be showcasing great ideas for you to gift to your friends and family. The 2017 Holiday Shopping Guide is presented by Elm & Iron, […]

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Westerville Shop Promotes Ohio Art Community

Randi Walle Randi Walle Westerville Shop Promotes Ohio Art Community

Ohio Art Market, located in the heart of Uptown Westerville at 30 N. State St., is a hub of Ohio art and creativity. Artists from all over the state display and sell their pieces in the shop. A wide variety of mediums, combined with a wide price range, allows art novices and seasoned art enthusiasts […]

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Holiday Shopping Guide: 20 Local Gift Ideas

Anne Evans Anne Evans Holiday Shopping Guide: 20 Local Gift Ideas

It’s week three of the best in local shopping for your gifting this holiday. Seventeen more days! Every Friday through December 22, we’ll be showcasing great ideas for you to gift to your friends and family. The 2017 Holiday Shopping Guide is presented by Elm & Iron, visit them in Clintonville and Easton for an […]

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