The sun is shining. The daffodils are blooming. Spring has finally arrived in Baltimore, and there’s no better time to spruce up your wardrobe or home. The Village of Cross Keys includes some of the best specialty shops in town with everything you need to jumpstart the season.
On Saturday, April 27, from 12-5pm, Harbor East’s hottest spring and summer looks will hit the runway, and you don’t want to miss a step! In the heart of the city’s hippest fashion district, the 8th Annual FashionEASTa: The Fashion Show will hit the streets. Come enjoy a stylish afternoon of shopping, music, food and entertainment, sponsored by Baltimore magazine and supporting House of Ruth Maryland. For more information, updates and to purchase VIP tickets, please visit www.fashioneasta2019.com.
It was two years ago that Andy Phillips stumbled upon what he dubs the “white whale” for vinyl collectors, a storage unit chock full of tens of thousands of records. Phillips had put up an ad on Craigslist as he was building up stock for his online record store (and formerly a blog under the same name), Wax Atlas.
A man responded to the ad, saying his father, who had owned a storage facility, passed away, and he was looking to offload a 15-by-20-foot unit full of vinyl, VHS tapes and other media.
“The urban legend that we all talk about, like, Oh, there’s a storage locker somewhere that’s filled with thousands of records that have been there forever… that’s what this was,” Phillips said.
Only a month ago, Mount Vernon’s resident comics and collectibles shop, Collector’s Corner, decided to call it quits. Management for the N. Charles Street store wrote in an email newsletter that business just wasn’t as strong as they’d hoped it would be, and said “after giving it [three] good years, it’s just time to move on.”
Change is in the air this spring at Green Spring Station. Sassanova, a local woman’s fashion boutique, will be opening its third location and first Baltimore County location at Green Spring Station later this spring. The shop will be taking over the former Becket Hitch store. But don’t worry, Becket Hitch isn’t moving far. The go-to gift spot is doubling its square footage and moving into a brand-new, custom designed store just steps from its original space.
Shop Cross Keys this Valentine’s Day! Whether you’re looking to buy for your best friend, your children or your significant other, the holiday requires that extra special eye. We’ve put together a gallery of some of the best gift ideas. There’s something for everyone at the Village of Cross Keys.
Offering locally-owned boutiques and restaurants, Green Spring Station is the perfect place to pick up a gift or two for the day of love, whether it be for your significant other, family member or bestie! Check out our favorite gift picks for Valentine’s Day below.
Wee Chic is hosting their BIG BIG SALE of the year! Don’t miss out on a great selection of seasonal merchandise at up to 70% off original prices. Location: Green Spring Station, 2360 West Joppa Road, Lutherville, MD 21093. Hours: Monday- Friday, 10 am to 7 pm, Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm.