The season, the shopping season, the summer season, the produce season is in full swing now! The Montauk Farmers Market opened on Thursday, June 21. Now our beloved East End has various, local farmers markets going five days a week – from Westhampton to Montauk to Greenport and many points in between. They’re all listed in our calendars on page 64 and 75. Let’s shop for things to wear to market and to barbeques, dinner parties, nights out on the town and for those at-home fun times! And don’t forget hostess gifts – local jam, monogramed towels, gift certificates – you want to be invited back, right? Shop your way back!
Working up a thirst on the shopping trail? As a big thank you to its thousands of Long Island customers, Friendly’s Restaurants of Long Island is giving away a free 12 oz. Fribble to everyone who stops by any of the 33 Long Island Friendly’s locations on Saturday, June 23!
Impulse Clothing for Men, Westhampton Beach will be kicking off this summer with a special promotional celebration for Tommy Bahama. Stop by for a day of shopping and enjoy a free gift with any Tommy Bahama purchase and raffle. Impulse Men is located at 85 Main Street, Westhampton Beach, 631-288-5406.
Jimmy’s of Westhampton Beach offers something for every Hampton fashionista. Jimmy’s New York is a women’s specialty designer clothing boutique offering the latest in high-end fashions. From couture dresses to designer accessories and shoes, the sky’s the limit. From Alexander McQueen and Giuseppe Zanotti, to Stella McCartney the designer names go on. 167 Main Street, Westhampton Beach, www.jimmysnewyork.com for additional locations and more information, 631-288-7000.
Jill Lynn and Co. would like to congratulate the graduating class of 2012. Jill has especially selected two collections of her limited edition gifts for graduation. “Petit Point” is a lovely collection of pendants and earrings featuring vintage inspired settings of gemstones and the “Moon & Stars” collection features carved moons and stars designed in a collection of pendants and earrings as well. Stop in at Jill Lynn and Co. and select from an array of one-of-a-kind, handcrafted and designed jewelry favorites. Located at 81 Jobs Lane, Southampton. 631-287-1001, www.jilllynnandco.com.
Calico Garden in East Quogue is having a meet and greet on Thursday, June 21 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Join guest Renee Lewando, developer/patent holder of the Buddie Bra. Lewando will be talking about her experience auditioning for the show “Shark Tank” and telling you all about the Buddie Bra. Light refreshments will be served. 497 Montauk Hwy, East Quogue, 631-996-2838. The Shop at Guild Hall in East Hampton will be having a giant one day clearance sale on Saturday, June 23 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 30% to 80% off and members get an additional 10%. 158 Main Street, East Hampton.
New Kids on the Block
New to the village of Southampton is Erika’s Place II. This boutique is a coastal lifestyle store that has combined the trendy sophistication of South Beach with the casual elegance of the Hamptons. You will also find one-of-a-kind shell encrusted home décor created by its owner JoAnna Mincarelli. In addition, this eclectic boutique offers other unique items ranging from vintage French furniture, ladies apparel, accessories as well as a collection of adorable baby items. Store hours: Mon.-Thur., 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Fri. & Sat., 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Sun., Noon-5 p.m. 42B Jobs Lane, Southampton, 631-283-6126.
Vines & Branches new second location in Westhampton Beach is an olive oil and vinegar tasting room featuring over 45 varieties of premium extra virgin olive oils, gourmet vinegars, specialty food products, sea salts, spices and olive oil based skin care products. Visit Vines & Branches bistro café, which will offer an international cheese and charcuterie selection, sumptuous soups, locally grown salads, sandwiches, Panini du jour, as well as freshly brewed espresso, cappuccino and hot and iced herbal teas. Vines & Branches, 8 Moniebogue Lane, Westhampton Beach 631-288-2100 and 477 Main Street, Greenport Village, 631-427-6800.
Columbia Sportswear Company comes to Tanger Outlets in Riverhead. Columbia carries a selection of mens and womens outdoor apparel, footwear, equipment and accessories at great sale/outlet prices. If you have a passion for the outdoors, don’t miss this opportunity to check out the newest shop in Tanger.
If you have a new store opening, a special event or sale, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Happy shopping in the Hamptons!