Serve Up Summertime Fun
with Nora Fleming!

Elevate your tabletop presentation  from mundane to marvelous with Nora Fleming's newest serving pieces and minis from The Village Shoppes, where you'll discover the largest selection  in the area!

a keepsake book that includes recipes, party ideas, and a limited edition mini...

several new minis AND...
last, but not least...

a Notre Dame helmet mini!!!

Bella Says...
"If loving Nora Fleming products is wrong, I don't want to be right!"

Spice Up the Party 
with Savory's New Flavor... 
Spicy Guacamole!!!

This Spicy Guacamole party cracker seasoning will be the hit of the party! Not only are they super tasty, they're super easy to make! With only three ingredients, you can turn a plain saltine into a bold, flavorful cracker! Just watch this video for proof! 
Savory Party Crackers

Here's a serving suggestion for yet another way to spice things up with Savory's Spicy Guacamole seasoning...

Peel and mash avocados in a medium size bowl; mix in Savory seasoning. Season to your taste. Chill for 30 minutes.
Recipe Variations:  Squeeze in lime or lemon.  Add diced tomatoes, cheese, corn, and/or peppers.

Our new softcover journals have encouraging and inspiring quotations on every page... including the cover!

 With 128 lined pages inside, these journals are "topped off" with a cover featuring creative & colorful artwork!
This journal would make a special 
gift for a special someone! 
(Pick one up for special you, too!)

This tubby turtle is sure to bring a ray of sunshine to any spot in your garden with its unique, light-up shell!
And, when you also add this pudgy porcupine, you'll bring  twice as much happiness to  your  outdoor living space!
How can you tell these 
cute critters "No"?!
Take them home today!

Bring new life to your living space, 
indoors or out, with a charming, country-themed pillow from  C & F Enterprises! 

These pleasingly soft pillows are fade- and mildew-resistant for superior endurance and livability.

This collection of farm animal pillows will complement any color scheme with its classic black background and white print.


If your looking for a cozy pillow to complete your home's decor, this is it!


Please Join Us as We Welcome
Tiffany Meadows to
The Village Shoppes' Family!

Tiffany will be working as a Sales Associate at all three of our sales counters so, lucky for you, you're three times as likely to see her on any given day! And, in case you're wondering, yep...she really is as cute as a button!

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!

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.

Enter to Win 
Tote-Full  of  Summer Fun!

Visit our Fashion Boutique between now and July 13 and register to win this awesome beach tote chock full of exciting products valued at $200!  Enter once daily to increase your chances of winning!

The winner will be announced on Monday, July 15.

"The Village Shoppes 
is a tourist attraction!"

That's what Julie Bader (left) of Arizona says anyway! We'll happily accept that as a compliment, Julie, and we hope that you and your dear friend, Sally Caruso (right) of South Bend, who introduced our stores to you, took home a few souvenirs (and come back for even more)! You ladies are a lot of fun and we look forward to seeing you both again soon!
Have a happy summer!


The Village Shoppes

New Carlisle, Indiana  46552

574.654.8352 ~or~ 800.697.4711

Store Hours:
Monday - Saturday: 9:00 - 5:00
Closed: Sunday
Closed: Thursday, July 4
Bill Sutton, President & Proprietor,
The Village Shoppes, Inc.,
holding Bella, Chairman of the Board.

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Bella's Tale
A typical day in the life of a mom  during summer vacation  (apparently, of any species)...
Mommin' ain't easy.