What’s Up in the Attic May 28, 2019

FATHER’S DAY ITEMS AVAILABLE AT ANGELS BOUTIQUE, ANGELS IN THE ATTIC, AND ANGELS FURNITURE STORE

In June, our half-price sale items will be ties (formerly $1.00, now 50¢), and scarves (formerly $1.00, now 50¢). With Father’s Day coming up, this would be a good time to check our selection of ties, and then look for tie clasps, cufflinks, and watches at both the Attic and the Boutique, then trek over to the Furniture Store to look for an easy chair.

In the men’s department, we have a big supply of three or four-button polo/golf shirts. They are $1.50. Other men’s shirts are also $1.50.

As of May 30th, sheets, pillowcases, and curtains will no longer be on sale, and will return to their regular price.

We have a large assortment of drinking glasses, including tumblers, wine glasses, champagne glasses and others. Unless otherwise marked, they are 25¢ each. Weddings, anyone?

Happy thrifting!

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What’s Up in the Attic May 8, 2019

HALF PRICE SALE ON CURTAINS AT ANGELS IN THE ATTIC STORE. BOOK SHELVES HAVE BEEN REFRESHED WITH A BUNCH OF NEW TITLES. BATHING SUITS, SANDALS, TANK TOPS NOW IN STOCK.

Starting May 7th, we will have a half-price sale on curtains. Curtains are sold by the panel, (a pair of curtains would be two panels) and are normally $1.00 per panel, but will be 50¢ per panel for the sale.

Starting Monday, May 6, the Furniture Store will be closed on Mondays from now on. However, it is open Tues, Wed, Fri, and Sat from 9-2.

We have put out a whole new batch of books. Books are 25¢ for the first book, 10¢ for each additional book….OR 10 for $1.00! Check us out!

Get ready for summer. Sandals and shoes are $2.00. Bathing suits are as follows: children’s: 50¢; women’s: $2.00; men’s trunks, $1.00. Tank tops and tee shirts are $1.00. Upgrade your summer wardrobe with our low prices!

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What’s Up in the Attic May 2, 2019

LOOK COOL, BE COOL, WITH HAWAIIAN SHIRTS AT ANGELS IN THE ATTIC. NEED CHAIRS OR SOFAS FOR SUMMER EVENTS? – GO TO ANGELS FURNITURE STORE.

Gentlemen, with warm weather coming, you may want to check out our selection of men’s Hawaiian shirts at $1.50 each. Also called “aloha” shirts, they will put you in a tropical mood. Impress your Mom on Mother’s Day.

For women, we have many lovely spring and summer dresses in all sizes. Dresses are $3.00. We also have several remaining promdresses at $5.00 each.

Check out our greeting card section. We have graduation cards and Mother’s day cards. All cards are 25¢ each or 5 for $1.00.

If you are a cyclist, the furniture store on Needmore Avenue has bike racks. They are $5.00 each. Also, the Angels Furniture Store on Needmore (next to the Angels Donation Center) has a bunch of chairs and sofas. Last year, a customer bought lots of chairs for a wedding because they were cheaper than renting – and you can donate them back with a tax deduction after the wedding! The Furniture Store is open Tu,W,F, and Sat from 9am-2pm (no longer open on Mondays).

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What’s Up in the Attic April 9, 2019

SWITCH OF CLOTHING TO SPRING AT ANGELS IN THE ATTIC STORE. ALSO A SWITCH TO LATER TIME CLOSINGS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS. EASTER BASKETS DECORATED, PRE-MADE, NOW AVAILABLE.

       Just a reminder: We have switched our clothing from winter to summer. In addition to our regular supply of tops, shirts, tees, shorts, jeans, and sandals, we have bathing suits for $2.00. (children’s: $1.00) Get ready for swimming and sun bathing.
We have bed linens galore. All sheets, regardless of size, flat, or fitted, are $1.00 each. Pillowcases are 50¢ each. Keep a couple of sheets on hand to cover tender seedlings and plants, in the event of a hard freeze.
Starting April 12th, our Friday hours will be extended. New hours for Fridays only will be 9 am to 7 pm. These hours will continue through Christmas.
We have pre-made, decorated Easter baskets, filled with toys, candies, and other cute goodies. Our thanks go to The Floyd Baptist Pre-School for making these baskets. They will range in price from $5.00 to $7.00.
Also be sure to stop by the Angels Furniture Store on Needmore Lane, on the same land as the Angels Donation Center. The Angels Boutique is open for unique gifts, especially selected by volunteers doing the sorting as warranting more value to collectors.

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What’s Up in the Attic April 6, 2019

 

YOUNG LIFE VOLUNTEERS ADD PIZAZZ TO ANGELS IN THE ATTIC

We would like to give a big shout out to Young Life today for coming in and helping us!!!!!
Those ladies did an awesome job. With infectious enthusiasm.

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What’s Up in the Attic April 3, 2019

ANGELS IN THE ATTIC ANNOUNCES THAT IT MUST BE SPRINGTIME IN THE AIR, AS IT IS “OUT WITH THE WINTER CLOTHING, IN WITH THE SPRING CLOTHING” ON THE RACKS. ALSO, EASTER BASKET MATERIALS ARE ON DISPLAY. PROM DRESSES ARE NOW ON DISPLAY FOR AN UNBELIEVABLE $5.00 !!!

The “changeover” is coming this Friday, April 5. Gone will be our fall and winter wardrobes, and in its place, our spring and summer garments and shoes will appear. Think shorts, capris, tee shirts, light blouses, and sandals! A group of dedicated volunteers will make this switch happen. Are you ready for a change? Don’t miss the first day of our changeover!

Our Easter merchandise has been set out. You will find decorations, plastic eggs, baskets, Easter grass, and more. Most of these items will be on the table by the front window.

Also on April 5, look for our prom dresses to be on display. They will cost $5.00. You may also find pretty shoes ($2.00 a pair) in the shoe room, to accompany your dress. Or, if you have a rich relative, you can check out a Macy’s sale online where a prom dress has a recent price cut to $107.

Don’t forget the Angels Furniture Store on Needmore Lane when you are doing spring cleaning and redecorating. Some items look like new. Other items are very low cost and can be upscaled by a crafter with some artistic paint.

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What’s Up in the Attic March 27, 2019

$$ REVISED $$: NOW IT IS A THREE-DAY BAG SALE AT ANGELS IN THE ATTIC STORE ON THIS FRIDAY MARCH 29, 2019, THEN AGAIN SATURDAY MARCH 30 AND ONCE AGAIN ON TUESDAY APRIL 2. SO EVERYBODY GETS AN OPPORTUNITY.

On Friday, March 29th, also on Saturday March 30 and again on Tuesday April 2, Angels will be having a “bag sale”. This means that you may fill a plastic grocery bag (NOT a paper one, but like the plastic ones provided at the checkout at Food Lion!) with any clothing or shoes that will fit! ONLY clothing and shoes are in this bag sale. The cost will be only $2.00! Check us out on these days, come in, and have some fun! This sale does not apply to the Angels Boutique nor the Angels Furniture Store.

We will be having a “changeover” soon, midweek.. Gone will be our sweaters, boots, and coats, and in their place will be our spring and summer apparel. This new clothing will appear on Friday April 5th. Mark your calendar. Angels declares, with a fair bit of confidence, that Spring really is here, and will stay.

Are your thoughts turning to Easter? We have lots of baskets for sale. Come in and browse, and create your own Easter basket. Baskets range in price from 50¢ to $2.00, depending on size. Your kids will enjoy making their own basket in anticipation of the holiday.

With springtime here, many people will be putting potted plants on decks and doorsteps. Keep in mind that Angels has an abundance of saucers that are excellent underneath your planters. They are only 10¢! Bring a few dimes, plus some pennies for the sales tax.

See you soon at Angels. Happy Spring!

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What’s Up in the Attic February 20, 2019

FEATURED IN THE ANGELS IN THE ATTIC STORE THIS WEEK ARE: ATHLETIC WEAR, LOTS OF YARN, MEDICAL SCRUBS, AND PARTY ITEMS
– If you are thinking about spring (and who isn’t!) and getting in shape again, we have lots of athletic wear at The Attic Store. You may find just what you need for your workout.
– If you knit or crochet or do crafts, you will find three big tubs-full of yarn of all colors in the fabric section. It is located in the front room.
– Remember, scrubs are always $1.00, tops or bottoms. For those of you unfamiliar with the term, it is a hygienic outfit used by those in the medical profession. These run about $25 a set if bought new, but Angels is pleased to give our caretakers a big break.
We have a small area of party items in the front room. In it you may find: wrapping paper, gift bags, party hats, confetti, and number candles for a birthday cake. All items are 25¢ and up.
– In regards to The Angels Furniture Store, please be aware that we can only accept working appliances (stoves, refrigerators, washing machines, etc.). Your cooperation is appreciated. No one wants to purchase a non-working appliance, and we do not have the technicians with the skill to fix them, nor the parts. The store that sells you a new one will usually take a non-working one away. Otherwise, take them to the Transfer Station.
– If you have friends who do not use Facebook or websites, they can still keep up with the news from Angels by referring to The Floyd Press, in section B, in a column titled “The Thrifty Angel”.

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What’s Up in the Attic February 16, 2019

YOUNG LIFE PITCHES IN TO HELP THE VOLUNTEERS AT THE ANGELS IN THE ATTIC STORE.  AWESOME JOB DONE BY THESE YOUNG FLOYDIANS.

We would like to give a Big Shout Out to Young Life for coming in today and giving back. You done an Awesome job, and we are so very proud of you….

Also appreciated is a work day completed last year for both the Angels Boutique and Angels in the Attic, by another group of Young Life volunteers. A great organization.

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What’s Up in the Attic February 13, 2019

FABRIC AND LAMPS GO TOGETHER! A LARGE SUPPLY OF FABRICS NOW AVAILABLE AT ANGELS IN THE ATTIC STORE, ALONG WITH A LARGE SUPPLY OF LAMPS FOR LIGHTING UP YOUR CRAFTS WORK. NO MORE SQUINTING. THE PRICES ARE ALWAYS VERY LOW.
Our fabric department is overflowing! If you are looking for a project, and you like to sew, check us out. We have solids and prints, which include cottons, wools, linens, some silk, and some upholstery material.

We also have an abundance of lamps at the moment. They are in the front room. One of them might be just what you are looking for.

At this time, we have an abundance of dishes. Our prices are so low that they can be competitive with paper products for your party. Some customers in the past have bought extra plates for a big party, then re-donated them back to Angels! Think of the Attic if someone you know is having a big party or setting up house-keeping.

Since this article is turned in four days before publication, we can never guarantee that items mentioned here will still be available. As of this writing, we have many small appliances at the Attic. A few of the items I noticed are: an electric griddle, several toaster ovens, a regular toaster, a rotisserie, a coffeemaker, and a crockpot. Come in and browse.

Read The Floyd Press each issue for an article in section B about the happenings at the Angels in the Attic. So if your internet and cellphone fail, you can keep up with the news.

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