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  1. These items NOW SOLD!

    June 23, 2014 by michaelpenneystyle

    Just another quick update for those inquiring.  These items NOW SOLD!

    Penney & Co Dresser SALE $49.50!!

    Penney & Co Dresser SALE $49.50!! SOLD

     

    Pineapple Street Vintage Wade Pottery Set for Six, English Circa 1955

    Pineapple Street Vintage Wade Pottery Set for Six, English Circa 1955 SET SOLD

     

    Penney & Co Dining Table with 2 leaves $750, SALE $375!

    Penney & Co Dining Table with 2 leaves $750, SALE $375! SOLD

     

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    Vintage Chair SOLD

     

    Sweet Violet Vintage Painted Cabinet with Glass Doors

    Sweet Violet Vintage Painted Cabinet with Glass Doors SOLD

     

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    Vintage Green Table SOLD Ceramic Stools SOLD

     

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    Rope Pendant Light SOLD


  2. New Finds & Sales At Penney & Co

    June 21, 2014 by michaelpenneystyle

    Come see what’s new and what’s on sale today at Penney & Co!

    Penney & Co Antique Dressers, Desk, Accessories - many on sale!

    Penney & Co Antique Dressers, Desk, Accessories – many on sale!

    For example this sweet little vintage chest painted white on sale for $49.50!  Come and get it!

    Penney & Co Dresser SALE $49.50!!

    Penney & Co Dresser SALE $49.50!!

     


  3. NEW! At Pineapple Street & Sweet Violet!

    June 20, 2014 by michaelpenneystyle

    We’ve been busy opening boxes and scouring the market for some special NEW treasures for Pineapple Street and Sweet Violet in Downtown Whitby!  As usual, these are unique finds priced to sell so act fast to make them yours!

    Sweet Violet is Whitby’s source for beautiful, colourful and luxurious bedding!  Forget the beige and boring blah you get at department stores – if you want a bedroom style that reflects your own, head over to Sweet Violet today!

    Sweet Violet Headboard, Duvet Cover & Shams.  Nightstand available for order too!

    Sweet Violet Headboard, Duvet Cover & Shams. Nightstand available for order too!

    Sweet Violet Knitted Cushions and Throws

    Sweet Violet Crocheted Cushions and Throws

    This next one is perfect for your little man’s room.  Or hello!?  Any lakeside cottage imaginable!  These beds are so great and come in any size!

    Sweet Violet Quilt and Shams, Metal Bedframe (T,F,Q or K), Antique Nightstand

    Sweet Violet Quilt and Shams, Metal Bedframe (T,F,Q or K), Antique Nightstand

    Over at Pineapple Street there’s always something new to tempt you!  Whether it’s the latest antique dresser or a set of vintage china!  Plus we’ve got new accessories and gifts arriving all the time!

    Pineapple Street Moroccan Lanterns, Cloche, Coral & Vintage Plates Set

    Pineapple Street Moroccan Lanterns, Cloche, Coral & Vintage Plates Set

    This next Pineapple Street items thrills me!  It’s a complete service for six of vintage British china called “Capri” from Wade.  It’s from the 1950′s and is hand painted to have a lovely relaxed and exuberant feeling – like something from Capri!  This set is in amazing shape and is priced to sell!

    Pineapple Street Vintage Wade Pottery Set for Six, English Circa 1955

    Pineapple Street Vintage Wade Pottery Set for Six, English Circa 1955

    Here’s a wonderful ad from a 1950′s brochure about this new and exciting line of British pottery!  I can just imagine Brits setting their table al fresco with this lively and charming pattern and throwing a loose bunch of garden flowers in a vase in the centre of the table.

    Screen Shot 2014-06-20 at 7.25.36 PMSo be sure to make time to visit Pineapple Street and Sweet Violet this sunny summer Saturday!  We can’t wait to show you what’s new!

     


  4. Downtown Whitby Evening Shopping Event!

    June 20, 2014 by michaelpenneystyle

    Exciting news everyone!

    Come July the boutiques of Historic Downtown Whitby will open their doors late for a fun and festive shopping event!  It’s the first of it’s kind in a very long time so be sure to come out and support the local community!

    There are so many new and unique businesses to explore and I’m thrilled to say it seems like the area is turning a corner.  Many people say they’d like to see fewer bars and more cute shops like you find in Port Perry.

    Here’s our chance to be the change we want to see and come out and support each entrepreneur’s efforts to brighten up our little downtown!  See you there!

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  5. Floral Arranging Class At Pineapple Street Sat. June 28th

    June 18, 2014 by michaelpenneystyle

    Ever wish you could give up your day job and become a florist?

    Surrounding yourself with sweetly scented blooms seems like many people’s idea of heaven.  Well if just for one day, you can do just that!

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    RSVP to mintfloralco@gmail.com or call 905.493.8800 today!

    Yes, we’re pleased to announce the very first Pineapple Street flower arranging class in partnership with Mint Floral Co. on Saturday June 28th at 10 am!  The class will be lead by Mint Floral Co’s owner and florist, Laurel Munro and held at Pineapple Street at 125 Brock Street South in downtown Whitby.

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    Laurel is a seasoned professional with many lavish weddings, events and beautiful bouquets under her belt.  More importantly she’s as sweet as a daisy and will be a kind and helpful teacher.

    She’s another local Whitby girl who has found her way home and has started up her own business in an effort to build up our community and beautify it along the way!  Let’s be sure to support her and the revitalization of our downtown!

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    So if you’ve been itching to spend sometime elbows-deep in fresh foliage and blossoms and want to learn the tips and tricks from the pros, this is the event for you!  RSVP today!


  6. Exciting Savings At Penney & Company!

    June 18, 2014 by michaelpenneystyle

    UPDATE!  This table is NOW SOLD!

    You know Penney & Company for it’s unique finds and affordable prices and sometimes there are extra special deals to be had.

    Case in point? This handsome (and huge!) dining table!  It’s solid wood in a medium oak finish and it’s HALF PRICE!  We don’t have these chairs, just the table and we need to make room, so the table is on sale.  Regular price $750.  Sale price $375!

    Penney & Co Dining Table with 2 leaves $750, SALE $375!

    Penney & Co Dining Table with 2 leaves $750, SALE $375! SOLD

    Can you just see this table up at the cottage for all of those big gatherings?  Lots of mix and match chairs pulled around it, set for thanksgiving dinner?  With 2 leaves it extends to 92″!

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    But that’s not the only marked down item!  Check out this lovely little wicker writing desk.  It’s cottage or guest room ready!  As is this charmer of a chair – antique wood with new classic grey ticking and grosgrain/nailhead trim!

    Penney & Co Wicker Writing Desk, Antique Chair

    Penney & Co Wicker Writing Desk $195 SALE $120!, Antique Chair $349 SALE $275!

    These wicker writing desks are a decorator’s favourite and look great natural or painted!

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    Bamboo is a perfect beachy addition to any space.  Hey, if it’s good enough for Ralph Lauren, it’s good enough for me!  Mix with plenty of white!

    Penney & Co Vintage Bamboo Coffee Table $

    Penney & Co Vintage Bamboo Coffee Table $145 SALE $95!

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    Finding a unique coffee table is hard enough and finding one that won’t break the bank is even harder!  Both problems are solved here…

    Penney & Co Coffee Table $  Dash & Albert Blanket $

    Penney & Co Coffee Table $495 SALE $349! Dash & Albert Blanket $95 SALE $75!


  7. Berry Hill Catering & Cafe Oshawa

    June 17, 2014 by michaelpenneystyle

    Have you heard of Berry Hill in Oshawa?

    I’d been meaning to stop by many times as it’s charming facade really spoke to me!  It’s an adorable cafe and catering company in the heart of old Oshawa (on King Street across from the Scotiabank and municipal buildings).

    I met the owner at her booth at the Oshawa Peony Festival on the weekend and got chatting.  Sarah is a wonderful and warm person and so on Monday Violet and I took a stroll to Berry Hill!

    Berry Hill Oshawa

    Berry Hill Oshawa

    Berry Hill Patio Oshawa

    Berry Hill Patio Oshawa

    We totally devoured this delicious berry tart!  I know I’ll be back for more…You should check it out!

    My delicious tart - yes Violet got some!

    My delicious tart – yes Violet got some!

    Visit the Berry Hill Facebook page here.


  8. Cutest Father’s Day Ever

    June 16, 2014 by michaelpenneystyle

    What more could a dad want than a day with his girls outside in the summer?

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  9. Delicious Finds at Pineapple Street!

    June 14, 2014 by michaelpenneystyle

    I kinda want to apologize for the onslaught of emails about these finds, but we just keep coming up with so many great treats for you!  Plus I think it’s easy to forget about our fledgling downtown Whitby so this way you know exactly how great it is!

    This morning’s Pineapple Street finds include one of the most beautiful and unique vintage lamps I’ve ever found (all in shades of aqua and sea foam), a sweet farmhouse dresser with mirror (ON SALE TODAY!) and an unbelievably pretty sage green velvet vintage chair with curved back!  It’s got a little crack on the back of one of the legs so it’s priced extremely well!

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    Antique Dresser with Mirror ON SALE $199 today! Vintage Chair $59! That’s crazy talk people!

     

    Plus we’ve got pretty vases, pottery, decorative plates for the wall and more fresh flowers!

    Vase $18, Botanical Prints $39.50/pair, Lamp with Shade $69

    Vase $18, Botanical Prints $39.50/pair, Lamp with Shade $69

    And don’t forget the gourmet cupcakes, tea and cookies!

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  10. New Bedding At Sweet Violet

    June 14, 2014 by michaelpenneystyle

    Considering a bedroom makeover?  Why not start with beautiful bedding like this at Sweet Violet?

    Sweet Violet Ikat Duvet Cover, Euro Shams, Knitted Accent Cushion

    Sweet Violet Ikat Duvet Cover, Euro Shams, Knitted Accent Cushion

    It’s fresh and serene and just a little fashion forward. The ikat print is both modern and ancient and the fresh colour way in grey, cream and aqua is just what you want for a restful retreat.

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    Use these fabrics to inspire a fresh paint colour on the walls.  And draw out the cream in a soft, sumptuous and affordable upholstered headboard like this one from Sweet Violet.

     

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    It’s time to come and explore all of the new bedding, bath and baby items at Sweet Violet today!  See you soon!