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Your Valentine's Day Gift Guide

It's February!  You know what that means...you've just recovered from Christmas gift buying - now it's on to Valentine's Day gift buying.  Don't fret, Dahlonega's most eclectic gift shop and Kranberry Kathy will hook you up!  We've got everything you need to make your loved one feel...loved on February 14th.  First, the most important thing - we've got Valentine's Day greeting cards...

 

 

Want to make a big impression?  Let Kranberry Kathy assemble a custom gift basket for you...

 

 

Of course we've got candy and fudge...

 

 

Jewelry?  We've got you covered...

 

 

Give the gift of our hottest selling category...hats!  

 

 

One-size-fits-all Soulmate Socks...you can't go wrong with gifting these.

 

 

Need help assembling the perfect gift for your loved one?  Stop by or call Cranberry Corners today.  Kranberry Kathy will be happy to help you!

Winter 2016 Preview - Hats For Women and Children

Hold on to your horses - fall is nipping at our heels.  True, it's still hot as all get out - but the calendar is saying otherwise.  Lumpkin County Schools start next Friday, August 5th!  Before you know it, we'll be dressing up for Halloween, stuffing our faces for Thanksgiving, and putting up the Christmas tree! 

We've actually begun receiving the first shipments of fall and winter 2016 merchandise - new Christmas has arrived, and check out these new cloche and knit hats we just received:

Help Us Place Our First Order Of Peony and Moss Socks!

Let's talk about socks, baby.  As in - we just discovered the most adorable new line of socks and we need your help deciding which styles to order!  Each pair is made with a super soft and stretchy cotton, nylon and spandex blend - the perfect weight for any season.  Leave a comment and let us know which pair is your favorite!

New Arrivals For Fall 2015!

Oh my goodness.  Your eyes are gonna love this post, your wallet is not!  We've got so many new, cute arrivals arriving daily.  Shawls, scarves, boot cuffs, knee socks, leg warmers and amazingly awesome cloche hats.  Oh yeah - and new leather + gemstone bracelets.  Be careful, don't drool on your computer keyboard!  We will not be adding these to our online store, if you see something you like, you can give us a call and we'll ship it to you.  Better yet, plan a visit to Dahlonega and come see us in person!

And these bracelets hold money!  How cool!

(Summer) Lovin' these Mona B. Bags!

Where are your travels taking you this summer?  Kranberry Kathy plans on taking at least one day a week off to visit nearby North Georgia spots...AND she just booked a trip to Vegas for this merchandise mart.  How exciting!  What bag will she be taking on her escapades?  A Mona B. tote, of course!

We heart this line because each purse features interesting fabrics on the interior and plenty of pockets for storage.  The variety of sizes are a plus too -   it's easy to find one that fits your needs!  There are even cute little wallets that could double as a casual clutch...

2015 Bear on the Square Festival Recap!

First off, everyone always asks the story of how Dahlonega's Bear on the Square Festival first started.  This year was the festival's 19th year.  Since this is Cranberry Corners' 20th year in the gift shop business, Kranberry Kathy was there to witness the invasion of the bears and the origin of this fantastic bluegrass festival...

You see, they were building the Wal-Mart, and the clearing of the land left 2 bears homeless, and...

Fall Intern Application for UNG Students

Are you a University of North Georgia student, interested in an (un-paid) internship for fall semester, 2015?  If you're a marketing or management major, love social media, and are good with people - Cranberry Corners' position might be the right fit for you!  Interested in applying?  Please complete and submit the application below...

 

WIN One of Our New Cloche Hats!

We're so excited about these new 1920's style cloche hats arriving in-store next week...that we're giving one away!  How do you win?

1. Read this blog post (check!)

2. Decide which of the 3 new styles and which color is your favorite.

3. Click here to view a post featuring the hats on facebook - leave a comment on the photo of your favorite hat style ; tell us which color you'd love to win.

That's it!  The winner doesn't have to be a Dahlonega resident - we'll ship anywhere within the US.  Winner will be announced on the day we receive the hats so enter asap!  We know they're coming sometime before April 15th, but they could arrive sooner... 

When we spotted these cloches in Las Vegas at a merchandise mart, we had to have them.  If you're fans of Downton Abbey then you'll understand why...

We're in love with the clothing they wear on the show!  Our new hats remind us of something they'd sport to a...tea?  A garden party?  Accompanying the boys on a dove hunt?

Good Luck!

 

Popular Summer Gifts, Current Best-Sellers + Coming Soon!

 

Top left, our soy candles embellished with vintage labels.  They smell great and burn for a looooong time.   Next, Silver Forest earrings - and boy do we have a huge selection to choose from.  Affordable priced but not skimping AT ALL with style.  On the bottom row - one of our most popular, best-selling AND locally made lines : bath and body products by Old Crow Soap.

 

 

Notebooks to record your blooming thoughts this Spring + Summer, and note cards to thank your friends for all the Sunday barbecues they're going to invite you to.

 

 

Top row, our super popular tea-towels stitched and printed with a variety of sayings and designs + wall hooks handmade from reclaimed wood and vintage embellishments.  

 

And new to our local music section?  A double cd set that raises funds for the Zak McConnell scholarship fund featuring local boys Ugly Cousin + Fools Gold.  Stop by the shop sometime, we'll be spinning it soon! 

 

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