Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Retailers hope to lure savvy shoppers back into the store and back online with end-of-the-year sales and clearances to finish off 2012.
You waited until after Christmas for the best shopping deals, or maybe you didn’t. Either way, the bait is cast and retailers hope to lure you back into the store and back online with end-of-the-year sales to finish up 2012. Post-Christmas sales are there for the taking as 2012 races to a finish with in-store and online deals and steals aimed to entice shoppers back for one more round of holiday shopping. Got a gift card to spend? Got some extra cash to burn? Can't stay away from a sale? Tired of looking, want to shop at home? Tired of sitting at home, want to hit the stores in person? Here's a sampling of deals to get started. (By no means is the list complete, and readers should check with the stores to verify for themselves the …
Friday, June 8, 2012
Here are five ways to save and make your garden beautiful.
Summer is in full swing and the weather is great. If your yard is not looking bright and happy, full of life and flowers, now is a great time to take care of it. Many local stores offer great prices on garden essentials and live plants. Here are five ways to save and beautify your yard right now. 1. Pike Nursery in Cumming and Roswell Deal: Check out their store for red tag items right now with savings up to 50 percent off. Good Through: Prices are good through Wednesday, June 13. 2. Perennial Grace Nursery in Alpharetta Deal: All of their live plants are 50 percent off. Good Through: The sale is ongoing indefinitely. 3. Big Lots in Alpharetta Deal: Big Lots carries garden tools, decor and as bagged mulch and plant food at discount …
Friday, June 1, 2012
Get some great deals and save on hot summer looks in our area.
With summer in full swing, it is time to give your home and your wardrobe a bit of color and freshness. With these local deals,shoppers can do this without paying full price. Simple and small touches can have a big impact. Here are the five deals we think you and your home will enjoy this weekend. 1. Yankee Candle in Alpharetta Deal: The store has a full display of items that are buy one, get one half off. The candle choices are all current summer scents that include bright summer colors like orange, yellow and lime green. Use this coupon and get extra savings of $10 off of $25 when you check out. Good Through: The sale end date is unknown and the coupon expires on June 3. 2. Michaels in Alpharetta, Roswell and Cumming Deal: Get up to …
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Here are some fabulous local deals you will not want to miss.
Whether you are looking for gifts for graduates, shopping early for Fathers Day or just need to go shopping, this is a great week to get some deals. Local stores are offering some bargains perfect for these occasions. Here are five that we think you may enjoy. 1. Things Remembered in Alpharetta Deal: Like them on Facebook to get a $5 off coupon. They have a wide selection of engraveable gifts for graduates and for those looking ahead to Fathers Day. Good Through: The current coupon is valid through May 31. 2. Old Navy in Cumming and Alpharetta Deal: Use this coupon for $5 off of your purchase of $25 or more. The store has swimsuits and flip flops as well as casual clothing for the whole family. They also have a wide selection of summer …
Friday, May 18, 2012
Here are some free and almost free places to enjoy locally with your family.
School is almost out and this means that summer is finally here. Get out and enjoy the season with these great activities we have found in our area. Become one with nature for free or splash and cool off for a few bucks and then go enjoy a free frozen drink. It's definitely time for some summer fun. Here are five deals to help you enjoy yourselves this weekend, and beyond. 1. McDonalds in Alpharetta, Cumming, Roswell and Johns Creek Deal: Use this coupon for $1 off of their new Cherry Berry Chillers. Some of the restaurants are promoting this new item for $1 so it could end up being free. Good Through: The coupon expires June 15. 2. Riverside Farmers Market at Roswell City Hall Deal: Stop by the first farmers market of the season, …
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Here are some fun graduation gift discounts that you will not want to miss if you have a graduate to buy for this month.
The graduation announcements are in the mail and parties are being planned. If you have someone you love graduating from preschool, kindergarten, elementary school, middle school, high school, college or anywhere else, you may be out shopping for the perfect gift. Patch has come up with some great gift ideas and of course, they are affordable. Here are five ideas and ways to save in our area. 1. Party City in Alpharetta, Cumming Deal: Use this coupon for 20 percent off in stores or online. Celebrating with the graduate does not have to cost a fortune. You do not have to have this coupon printed, just show the cashier on your phone. Good Through: The coupon expires on May 20. 2. Barnes & Noble in Alpharetta, Cumming Deal: Use this coupon…
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Patch has some great ideas to show mom you care on Mother's Day and everyday.
Mother's Day is just around the corner and Patch is ready to help out. Whether you are looking to get mom a handmade gift, something tasty or just hang out together, we have some ideas for you. Here are five ways to save money and do something for mom for Mother's Day or just because you love her. 1. Starbucks in Cumming, Johns Creek, Alpharetta and Roswell Deal: Between May 4 and May 13, come to Starbucks and pay half price for your frappuccinos between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. Good Through: The offer is a limited time sale. 2. My Clayground in Roswell Deal: Check out their Facebook page to get buy one, get one free deals on select items as well as 20 percent off on the rest of your purchase. Good Through: The sale will continue until May 6…
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Here are some great deals that will get your family together without breaking the bank.
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Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Every week Patch comes up with ways that your family can save money while still acting like a family. Cutting back does not have to be painful. This week, your family can enjoy activities together or dads can sneak the kids out to make gifts for moms just in time for Mothers Day. Kids can even help decorate the house with some fun projects. Whatever you decide to do this week, be sure to check for deals and coupons. There is no reason to spend more than you need to. Here are six ideas we have for you this week. 1. Mother's Day Craft Clay Project Deal: Kids can make a clay project with the help of Out Of The Box at the Learning Express toy store in Alpharetta on Saturday from 3:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. The cost is $12 per child. Good …
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Here are five deals in our area that you will enjoy.
This is a week full of great activities and deals. Adults and kids alike will be able to have some fun and save with these great Patch bargains. Here are five deals that we think your family will enjoy this week. 1. Chik-fil-A Date Knight Deal: Reserve your space right away for this free event on April 28. All you pay for is the cost of food that you order that night. This is a fun mother-son event. For more info and to reserve your spot, which are filling up fast, see their website. The offer is at restaurants in Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Cumming and Roswell. Good Through: This is a one-day event that requires reservations to be made. 2. Airplane The Movie Deal: Come and see this hilarious classic movie at Studio Movie Grill in …
Friday, April 13, 2012
Get ready for summer at discount prices at these hair and body salons.
The cold weather is over, or at least it should be. Now is a great time to get the lighter hair colors for spring and summer, get tans and freshen up your skin. Patch has found some really nice salons who are offering some pretty great deals right now. You can get ready for summer and look your best without paying full price to do it.Here are five deals we think you may like. 1. Solar Salon And Spa in Johns Creek Deal: The salon website has several coupons on it for discounts on waxing, threading, massage and hair care. Good Through: The coupons expire on April 15. 2. Joseph And Friends Salon in Roswell, Johns Creek, Cumming and Alpharetta Deal: Get 10 percent off during your birthday month, if you refer a friend to the salon or if you …