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    Velvet Mill Ushers in the Holidays with 3rd Annual Pink Friday Market

    3rd Annual Pink Friday Pop-Up Market
    Friday November 17th @ 5-8pm
    The Velvet Mill
    22 Bayview Ave. Stonington, CT
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    As the holiday season approaches, The Velvet Mill in Stonington, CT, is gearing up to host its 3rd Annual Pink Friday Pop-Up Market on November 17th. Set against the backdrop of this historic mill, the event, running from 5 to 8 pm, epitomizes the spirit of the "shop small first" movement, which advocates for supporting local, independently owned businesses.

    This year's Pink Friday event promises to be more than just a shopping experience. It will be a vibrant community gathering, featuring a curated selection of 30 local artisans and makers. These talented individuals will join The Velvet Mill's full-time roster, showcasing an eclectic mix of handmade goods, artisanal creations, and unique finds – perfect for those looking for one-of-a-kind holiday gifts.

    The evening will be brought to life with the melodic tunes of Matthew Sperzel, whose live music performance is set to create a lively yet cozy atmosphere for shoppers and visitors alike. As attendees meander through the market, they will have the opportunity to indulge in a variety of culinary delights, with local eateries offering a range of tasty treats and beverages.

    But Pink Friday is more than just a marketplace; it's a celebration of community and craftsmanship. The Velvet Mill, with its rich history and creative aura, provides the perfect setting for this event, blending the charm of Stonington with the innovation and passion of its local entrepreneurs.

    As shoppers peruse the stalls, they're not just buying gifts; they're investing in their community, supporting local craftspeople, and partaking in an event that champions the ethos of small businesses. The Pink Friday Pop-Up Market at The Velvet Mill is not just an event – it's a festive experience that embodies the warmth and spirit of the holiday season.