Harriett Hendren: With stationery or cute canvas bags, you can put a letter on it

Canvas wristlets from Daffodils are $8.95, with totes $34. Monogramming is $10 a bag.
Canvas wristlets from Daffodils are $8.95, with totes $34. Monogramming is $10 a bag. Rose Street Designs

Through June at Daffodils Fine Stationery and Gifts at 109 Clay Avenue, select stationery is discounted, and certain wedding invitation orders include free printed envelopes.

The store's new collection of canvas bags and totes is available in bright summer colors. Wristlet clutches are $8.95, and totes are $34. Monogramming, with quick turnaround, is $10 per bag.

More shopping news

■ More than 40 dealers from across the country will exhibit this weekend at the Shaker Village Antiques Show and Sale at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill in Harrodsburg.

Items will include period Shaker artifacts, museum-quality American furniture, vintage decorative arts, silver, jewelry, quilts and garden sculpture.

Show hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Admission, which includes the show and tour, is $10 for ages 13 and older, $5 for ages 6 to 12, and free for ages 5 and younger.

■ The Burlington Antique Show is Sunday at Boone County Fairgrounds, 5819 Idlewild Road in Burlington. Early-bird admission, 6 to 8 a.m., is $5. Admission from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. is $3, free for ages 12 and younger. Go to for info.

Thoroughbred Antique Gallery is celebrating its third anniversary with a sale Friday through Sunday. Select items are 50 percent off, and refreshments are being served.

■ The Athens Schoolhouse Antiques Show, at 6270 Athens Walnut Hill Pike, is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $2, free for ages 11 and younger. Call (859) 255-7309 or go to

■ The annual summer sale and garage sale at Ann Greely Interiors, 497 East Main Street, is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. All items storewide will be at least 15 percent off, with select items up to 75 percent off. Merchandise includes furniture and accessories from the former owners of Calumet Farm.

■ The Bella Bliss warehouse sale will feature items up to 80 percent off retail, including merchandise for babies, boys, girls and some pieces for women. The sale will be June 26 to 28 at Sayre School, 194 North Limestone, across the street from Bella Bliss. Ten percent of the net proceeds will go to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Carl Meyers, 111 Clay Avenue, will host a trunk show of fashions from Paperwhite from Saturday through June 22. Pieces will include summer blouses, dresses and skirts.