Shopping Best Bets

August 2014



Bar Method of Westfield

Bar Method is running a $100 New Client Special (normally $175). Sign up now (and start when you're ready) and receive one month of unlimited classes. August special: Try your first class for free! Call the studio to sign up and see what the Bar Method is all about. 105 Elm St., 908.232.0746.


Carolyn Ann Ryan Photography 

Carolyn Ann Ryan Photography is hosting two days of back-to-school charitable portrait sessions. Book your back-to-school portraits for either Thursday, August 7 or Friday, August 15 and 100% of the session fee will be donated to the Emmanuel Cancer Foundation. Your $65 session fee includes a pre-session phone consultation, 45 minute studio portrait session for up to 3 children and an in-person ordering appointment after your portrait session. Print prices start at $60 each, collections start at $475. There is no minimum print order requirement. Ask about their custom holiday card designs using photos from these sessions! Reserve your time slot today. 7 Elm St. (above Eileen Fisher),  



Chico's Westfield would like to partner with you and your organization to save your group money or help raise money for your 501(3)(C) organization. If you belong to a book club, knitting group, gardening group, 501(3)(C) charity, etc., Chico's can set up an in-store event. Please contact store manager Janine Koller for details. 76 Elm St., 908.301.1737. 


City Sports

Celebrating over 30 years of award-winning excellence in specialty athletic retail, City Sports is the premiere destination for urban athletes and active lifestyle enthusiasts. They offer a comprehensive assortment of performance footwear, equipment and apparel from leading athletic and niche brands, as well as its proprietary "CS by City Sports" line, all focused on outfitting the athlete who participates in running, triathlons, training, cycling, swimming, yoga and tennis. City Sports offers specialized services to Find Your FitFree Racquet Stringing, and Wednesday 6:30 pm Run Club. Stop by the store and meet the dedicated team at City Sports today! 151 E. Broad St., 908.264.7993.


Eileen Fisher

Eileen Fisher August Sale: Enjoy 20% off their already reduced prices. Add to your summer wardrobe with final prices of 50% to 70% off! While you're there, get a preview of their fall line which just arrived. 9 Elm St., 908.233.7133. 


Evalyn Dunn Gallery

John Suchy's Coffee Art has just arrived at Evalyn Dunn Gallery. Each edition of 325 shows a uniquely designed colorful cup of coffee. There are nine different images in the collection. The introductory price for 16" x 20" framed limited edition screen prints is $290. There is a smaller size as well. 549 South Ave. W.,


The Farmhouse Store 

The Farmhouse Store is proud to add two wonderful new potters to the store collections. Stop in to check out the colorful, vibrant work of Baltimore artist Donna Toohey, and Kentucky's J-D Schall. Also, check out the terrific You Tube video of potter Jason Silverman demonstrating his work on the potter's wheel. Farmhouse also carries his work in the store. 221 East Broad St.,  

Potter's Video on Facebook 


Facial Reality Spa & Salon

Defend your skin against the sun's harmful rays by using skin care products with SPF. During August, purchase any product containing SPF and receive a FREE Facial Reality makeup product of your choice. You actually get a reward for being good to your skin! Stop by the spa. 221 Lenox Ave., 


Francesca's Collections

Friends & Family Event, August 14: One day only, join Francesca's Collections in Westfield NJ on Thursday, August 14 and enjoy 25% off everything! Swing by for shopping, sweet treats and a chance to win baubles, bags and more. 161 E. Broad St.,


Home Economics Consignment Store  

As August sizzles on, Home Economics Consignment Store is putting together new fall finds. Stop in and see the new selection from MacKenzie-Childs Table top, plus bags from Gucci and more, all at 50% to 80% off retail. Home Economics is now accepting fall/winter home furnishings, accessories, clothing and bags. Interested in consigning? Visit on Facebook or call 908.451.6551 to make an appointment. Thurs, Fri, Sat 10am-5pm. 415 Rahway Ave. rear building next to Westfield Auto Wash. Visit on Facebook.  


Jude Connally

Come meet the new gals at Jude Connally!  Two new dress styles - Chloe & Sheri - will be introduced this month in a variety of gorgeous navy and green prints.  The easy-care, easy-wear dresses, will be perfect for your wardrobe. 111 Central Ave., 


Just Bead Yourself 

Join Queen Elsa for a Frozen Tea Party at Just Bead Yourself! Create your own sparkly Frozen themed jewelry, enjoy a coronation ceremony to be crowned a princess by Queen Elsa, play Frozen themed activities, sing-along with Queen Elsa to "Let it Go", and take photos with Queen Elsa. Then enjoy a Tea Party with pizza, lemonade and cupcakes. 113 Central Ave., 908.232.3411. Visit their website for dates and more information


Juxtapose Gallery

Juxtapose is featuring water themed art for the month of August.  Stop in and check out their window for the perfect piece for your beach house. 58 Elm St., 908.232.3278.



The sale racks are up! Choose from a variety of short dresses and long gowns, all reduced to hot summer savings of 20%-70% off. 107 E. Broad St., 908.233.0763. 


Maria Candida's Hair Forum

Maria Candida is offering a back-to-school student special: Get your hair highlighted or lowlighted on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday and get a free haircut. You must be a student. 105 Prospect St., 908.233.3460. 


Omaha Steaks

Omaha Steaks is having a One Day Sale on Friday, August 15, 2014. Get 50% off all frozen items (with the exception of their seasoned butter which will be 10%). Also, shelf items which are non-frozen will be 10% off. 131 E. Broad St., 908.654.0055.  


Potissi Jewelry 

For the whole month of August, Potissi is having 50% off on all jewelry in store, including already marked down items! 41 Elm St., 908.913.0878. 


Starlight Cleaners

Starlight Cleaners is celebrating 10 Years in Westfield! To say thank you to their customers, they would like to offer 20% off your next incoming dry cleaning order. Just tell them you saw this promotion in the downtown newsletter. 274 North Ave E...908.403.2002. Visit them on Facebook



South Moon Under

On August 16, South Moon Under will celebrate the back-to-school shopping season by participating in Teen Vogue's back-to-school Saturdays. With proof of a Student ID, customers will enjoy 20% off purchases, free gifts with purchase, personal shopping and a chance to win a mini back to school shopping spree. 249 E. Broad St., 908.518.1509.  


Thinka Dinka 

It's Construction Month at Thinka Dinka! Hot off the trucks, check out their newest assortment of Lego themes - the collectible Mixel series, Guardian of the Galaxies and new Lego Movie items. Receive a free Playmobil figure (your choice) with ANY Playmobil purchase while supplies last. 264 E. Broad St., 908.233.7600. Visit them on Facebook.