▪ Fiesta Dinnerware has announced its new color for 2018: mulberry. The jewel-toned purple is Fiesta’s 50th shade since the brand launched in 1936 and is on trend with Pantone’s color of the year: ultra violet.
Other colors in Fiesta’s 2018 lineup include sage; sunflower; and foundry, featuring a cast-iron like finish. Along with the mulberry collection, the brand is launching several more designs, including a pet collection featuring canisters and bowls, and an expanded floral bouquet collection.
Look for mulberry pieces at department stores and Fiestafactorydirect.com by mid-June.
More shopping news
▪ The popular Gambler’s Sale is coming up at John’s New Classic Shoes, 316 South Ashland Avenue. Saturday through Monday, merchandise is 30 percent off, Tuesday through Jan. 26, save 40 percent. The discount goes to 50 percent on Jan. 27.
▪ The Cotton Patch in the Lansdowne Shoppes at 3367 Tates Creek Road is hosting a winter sale, with 50 percent to 70 percent off women’s apparel. Fall items and some summer dresses are available.
▪ PB Apartment is Pottery Barn’s new brand devoted to smaller spaces. You’ll find beds, tables, and organizational pieces designed to make the most of compact rooms.
The brand’s Mission Modular System features more than a dozen components for storage, including a pop-up desk that hides cords and accessories. Go to Potterybarn.com.
Harriett Hendren: 859-231-3175