Valentine's Day is just ahead. Don't be a stupid Cupid and overspend on cards, roses, chocolates and gifts. Shower your sweetie with love for less with these red hot deals.
At the newly opened The Fresh Market in Avon, roses are $15 a dozen. Starting Sunday, get a dozen roses at
Not into candy or flowers? Get a cute case for your smart phone. Starting Sunday, Feb. 12, Radio Shack will have passionate pink, purple and red
Pick up books of love at area library books sales. Burlington Library, 34 Library Lane, holds a Books to Warm the Heart used book sale on Saturday, Feb.11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Friends of the
Romance novels are free at The Friends of the
Just in time for Valentine's Day, gift certificates are discounted at WhiteFlowerFarm.com. Purchase a gift certificate of $50 or more by Feb. 14 at 5 p.m. and you'll get 20 percent off. Use code "2S513" at checkout.
Valentine's Day cards are just $1 each at Swag, 117 Main St. in
Show the love with free Valentine e-cards from 123Greetings.com, Hallmark.com and egreetings.com.
The New To You Shoppe, 1618 Hopmeadow St. in
Collinsville's Carol & Company has a sale through Sunday, Feb. 12, featuring savings of 10 percent to 50 percent on select jewelry, handbags, lamps, gifts, tabletop decor and more. The store is at 107 Main St. in the Collinsville section of Canton. Hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information: 860-693-1088 or http://www.carolandcompany.us.
Resale shoppers, check this out. Sign up for the Super Savers Club at http://www.Savers.com, and you'll get special member's discounts and coupons, and emailed notices of sales at Savers stores. (Click on the "Club Card Sign-Up" link to register.)
SHOPPING TIPS: Stores can close unexpectedly, hours can change and sales can be canceled. Always call ahead. Check on payment methods and return policies; some sales are cash-and-carry only, and marked-down items are often final sale.