Harriett Hendren: Rifle Paper Co. creates wallpaper; Lucia's has moving sale

Herald-Leader fashion writerAugust 6, 2014 

Fans of whimsical designs from Rifle Paper Co. now can cover their walls.

The company, based in Winter Park, Fla., has teamed with Hygge & West to roll out a wallpaper collection featuring an array of colors and patterns. Screen-printed designs include everything from fun florals to City Toile.

To shop the collection, go to Hyggeandwest.com or Riflepaperco.com.

More shopping news

Lucia's World Friendly Boutique at 523 East High Street is moving.

The store, which offers fair-trade clothing, jewelry and gifts, will open in September at 328 North Ashland Avenue. The new, larger space will house the store's wholesale import business as well as the boutique.

Throughout August, customers may shop the moving sale at the High Street location. From Friday through Aug. 14. everything is 30 percent to 50 percent off. Discounts will increase each week through the end of the month.

■ The Speciality Store Sale Spectacular is 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Oleika Shrine Temple, 326 Southland Drive.

Everything will be at least 50 percent off. Participating stores are: AJ's Casuals, Cotton Patch, Baby Bundles, Bella Rose, Bluetique, Blossom, Embry's, Peggy's Gifts & Accessories, The Peppermint Palm and Worlds Apart.

■ Watch for increased traffic and crowds at the 127 Yard Sale through Sunday along 690 miles of U.S. 127 from just north of Addison, Mich., to Gadsden, Ala.

Communities in Kentucky include Covington, Frankfort, Harrodsburg and Albany. For more info, go to 127yardsale.com.

■ Combine the c lassic Converse sneaker with the iconic Missoni zigzag print, and you have the new winning Chuck Taylor All Star Missoni Collection.

For now, the collection, which features high-top and low-top styles for men and women is available exclusively at Nordstrom stores and at Nordstrom.com. Look for the shoes at Converse stores and Converse.com on Aug. 28. Prices range from $85 to $100.

■ Belk stores are hosting Engagement Parties during August. The events include displays, refreshments, giveaways and drawings for prizes. Find your nearest party, go to Belk.com/engagementparty.

■ The Athens Schoolhouse Antique Show is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday at 6270 Athens-Walnut Hill Pike. A $500 gift card for the show will be presented. Admission is $2, free for ages 11 and younger. Call (859) 255-7309 or go to Antiqueskentucky.com.

Harriett Hendren: (859) 231-3175. Email: hhendren@herald-leader.com. Twitter: @harrietthendren.

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