Fabulous finds around town.
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A great bargain is always chic — even more so when it's pint-sized. Diane
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Crawford, owner of Restyle Child, is letting hip moms cash in on this
concept by bringing new and gently used children's clothing, shoes and
accessories to the Rail District in Birmingham. Upscale resale brands include
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Ralph Lauren, Charlie Rocket, Janie & Jack and Cotton Caboodle, while new
lines from Tea, Luna Luna and Sara's Prints round out the mix. "We have
200 brands right now," says Crawford, whose retail background helped her
branch out on her own. Even in a down economy, resale is up, she says.
"Customers are so excited about how great our clothes are," Crawford
says. "They don't have to weed through anything to get to the good stuff."
Consignment by appointment only; clothing goes from newborn to size
seven. (248) 792-9347; restylechild.com .
— Jeanine Matlow
Nestle an organic-fitting Buddha Bowl into your hand and transform soup,
noodles, cocoa and more into a Zen experience. Available in nine colors,
the containers that made Oprah's to-give list are great gifts for new homes
or college students, says Kelly Hadin, manager and buyer for Shine ... A
Lifestyle Boutique, located in Royal Oak. $24 each; microwave and dish-
6325 Orchard Lake Rd. W Bloomfield • 248-539-3090 • WWW.MariasbridaLcom
washer safe and made in the USA. (248) 414-5277; shopshine.net .
— J. M.
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