Stay a step ahead with these artfully designed, reusable bags, sure to "serve" as a focal point at your summer gatherings! 

Stylish, sustainable, and functional, these reusable serving bags will give your guests something to talk about (hopefully not with their mouths full of chips, guac, and salsa)!

Get ready for summer cookouts with reusable serving bags from 
The Village Shoppes!

Now that the warm weather months are upon us, these rechargeable personal fans are a "must-have"! 

These three-speed fans last up to 6 hours and can easily attach to strollers, car seats, beach chairs, wheel chairs, bikes & more!
They're the perfect travel companion with a phone charging USB port and handy built-in flashlight! 

Say what's on your mind without ever uttering a word with Sassy Towels!

Not only are these flour sack towels functional, they'll make a great gift for that special someone who thinks a lot like you your mom! (n ow there's a scary thought, right

With a wide assortment of Sassy Towels to choose from, you're sure to find at least one that can do your talking for you!

Come in and claim yours today!

Give Mom a plate of donuts that have zero calories for Mother's Day... Donut Bath Bombs that is!!!
Hand pressed with epsom salt and shea butter, these donut bath bombs  leave skin smelling sweet and feeling extremely soft. 

Better buy a dozen 'cause these donuts are better for you than the real thing!

Our collection of purses from Jen & Co. 
are the perfect accessory to complete your summer wardrobe! 

These trend-setting purses are functional and versatile, featuring the necessary pockets and compartments to fulfill each individual's specific needs. 

Available in a wide variety of colors and styles, these vegan-leather purses bridge the gap between classic and contemporary!

Check out our affordable selection of 
Jen & Co. purses and wallets at 
The Collection today!

Listen up,
When Bill Sutton, the owner of The Village Shoppes, Inc., declares what his favorite product is, everyone should be paying attention!

With so many wonderful products to choose from at The Village Shoppes, it says a lot about our Trapp candle collection for Bill choose it as his favorite product!

With its classic design and room-filling fragrance, there's no wonder why it achieved Bill's top ranking!

You can discover the appeal of Trapp candles for yourself if you're one of the  first 30 customers to mention they saw this and receive a FREE Trapp votive candle of your choice!


Click on the image below to read what  Deanna Pietrzak, our Department 56 Collection Specialist, has to share about new releases, recent retirements, and exciting revelations within our expansive selection of  Department 56 products!
Follow Deanna on Snapchat at "villageshoppes" where you'll be among the first to hear about our Department 56 sales and promotions!

Jean Benjamin of Valparaiso finds so much joy from visiting The Village Shoppes that she decided to bring her friend, Jodi Barnum of Ogden Dunes, to share in her delight!

Pictured above: Jean Benjamin of Valparaiso (right) and 
Jodi Barnum of Ogden Dunes (left).

Jean has been making the trip to our stores for years and years and says that each time she visits us, it's a new experience! You couldn't have given us a better compliment with those kind words, Jean, and by introducing your friend, Jodi, to us.
Come back to see us again real soon!

Hide-n-Seek with Bella!

, if you're the first person to come into our store and correctly identify where the image below is hidden in this  e-mail... 
 you'll be the winner of a $25 gift certificate from The Village Shoppes!  

*No need to print this newsletter. We'll have one ready and waiting for you! Sorry, , if you've been a contest winner within the last six months, you're not eligible to participate in this contest.

Something to Ponder
Some see a weed, some see a wish...
Dandelion flower to clock blowing away time lapse
The only difference between a flower
and a weed is judgment.

Be kind to others...please don't judge.


We get to experience road closures at both the west entrance AND east entrance to New Carlisle again!!! WE ARE SO EXCITED!!! If you wish to congratulate us personally on this exhilarating news, this is how you can get here...

Coming from the south down Cleveland Ave./Timothy Rd. to the stop sign where Timothy intersects with Chicago Trail. Turn right (west) on Chicago Trail and take it to the next stop sign which is at County Line Rd. Turn left (south ) onto County Line Rd. to U.S. 20 (CVS will be on the right). Turn left onto U.S. 20 and come into town.

Coming from the east...head to New Carlisle on U.S. 20, but veer off to the right at Kate O'Connor's Irish Pub and follow Timothy Rd. to where it intersects with Chicago Trail. Turn left (west) on Chicago Trail and take it to the next stop sign which is at County Line Rd. Turn left (south) onto County Line Rd. to U.S. 20 (CVS will be on the right). Turn left onto U.S. 20 and come into town.

Another route from the east...take State Road 2 and turn right (north) onto Timothy Rd. Take Timothy to Michigan St. where you'll turn left (west) to access downtown.
Coming from the west on State Road 2, turn left (north) on C.R. N. 500 E. and take it to E. Oak Knoll Rd. where you'll turn right (northeast). Take E. Oak Knoll Rd. to U.S. 20 where you'll continue (northeast) into New Carlisle.


The Village Shoppes

New Carlisle, Indiana  46552

574.654.8352 ~or~ 800.697.4711

Store Hours:
Monday - Saturday: 9:00 - 5:00
Sunday: Closed
Bill Sutton, President & Proprietor,
The Village Shoppes, Inc.,
holding Bella, Chairman of the Board.

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Bella's Tale
A mother's dream is that her children will be friends forever...
Little Boy Snuggles Newborn Baby Brother
and that's no tale!