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Enjoy our little Mark Roberts Video!! Mark Roberts 2019 Collection of Santas, Fairies and Elves are adorable and available now at The Whistling Elk. They are a top gift on our 2019 Holiday Gift Guide…Get Yours Today!!
Our 2019 Holiday Gift Guide Throw Blankets Beautiful, soft, cozy, colorful, elegant and a fashion statement for your home. You must have at least one! Ours come in almost every color imaginable. Wrap yourself up in one! And give one … Continue reading
It’s August! Oh No! I need to squeeze every bit of summer left out of August!!! It’s been a good summer though with lots of things happening at The Whistling Elk. We have brought in a lot of new products … Continue reading
Well, it’s that time of year again when we celebrate The Whistling Elk Anniversary. Our 29th!!! Chester is a wonderful place to be in business and I love all my customers…some of whom have been shopping with me for the … Continue reading
Yup, it’s the doldrums of winter yet again. Everything feels slower in January but that is really not true. During and just after Christmas in the shop you are already planning like crazy for the coming year. In January I … Continue reading
Well, last week the Mark Roberts Fairies arrived on the scene! As always they are adorable. We have a selection out now for your viewing pleasure! This year Mark has introduced some new elves and they are beautiful! They have … Continue reading
Lampe Berger has a new name! M A I S O N B E R G E R and is going to be introducing a lot of new products! When I go to the Home Accessories and Gift Show in … Continue reading
Wishing you a Happy New Year!…and reminding you that The Whistling Elk is OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK…for your shopping convenience. Mondays from 10:00 am til 4 pm Tuesday thru Sunday from 10:00 am til 5:30 pm Mondays are especially good days to … Continue reading
As 2017 draws to a close, I would just like to say how grateful I am for all the wonderful customers who frequent my shop! It has been another wonderful year! And I am enthusiastically awaiting the beginning of my … Continue reading
It’s a perfect time to try a Lampe Berger at The Whistling Elk! We have lots of beautiful lampes to choose from and when you purchase one you can get a tripack of 3 fragrances for 50% off! There are … Continue reading
Well, I sold my home and moved to a new one. That is a pretty short sentence but it says a lot and the whole process put me in a funk….so much work! I feel like I fell asleep in … Continue reading
…They ask this when they are standing in my shop amidst the furniture and home accessories that are displayed in The Whistling Elk. I usually just shrug off this question because I have never really thought much about it – … Continue reading
Shopping for the store is a lot of fun but I have to admit it is even more fun when the merchandise actually starts to flow in and you open everything up and feel like you are getting presents! This week … Continue reading
This. Week. I’ll. Be. Shopping. for pretty new things to make your visits to The Whistling Elk exciting! Can’t wait to see what I find….
I am still chuckling over the Small Business Saturday video featuring Miss Piggy (it’s posted on chesterstreettalk.com.) Very Cute! Thanks for sharing Jess! And yes, the Christmas Season is almost here… Thanksgiving is next week! Wow! I can’t wait to … Continue reading
I am so grateful that there was not torrential rain and only a little wind today… I received a shipment of mirrors…mostly oversize…and of course had to unpack outside in the cold and drizzle… Carrying mirrors this big in wind is like … Continue reading
The latest shipment of artwork came yesterday. There were two boxes (one of them over 6′ high) on a big skid….it was a hot day to contemplate opening that much freight. But as always when I started to take out … Continue reading
A shipment of art just arrived late yesterday afternoon. After the initial flurry of activity required to take in the shipment, unpack it and examine it then price it….I got to thinking of how the walls of a room define … Continue reading