We stopped by Opal & Ruby Gift Emporium today to check out the progress made while we were in Florida last week! It’s really taking shape! The walls are now gray, some ceiling tiles are in place, the electrician has put in some lighting, the store room cabinets are in, and the back door has been installed! […]Read More Progress Report: April 5, 2014
Finally…the first day of SPRING!Read More Happy Spring from Opal & Ruby!
Who knew drywall, steel beams, concrete, door frames, and boot tracks all over the floor would be SO EXCITING?! We’ve gone from a bare space to a beautiful work in progress! The framing is up for the restroom and the back room, and the crew has busted through the back wall to create a back […]Read More Opal & Ruby Gift Emporium Progress Report
Our dearest ‘Ruby’ is a teacher by day! She goes by the super hero name ‘Ms. Packnett’ in her classroom! She loves when Valentine’s Day comes each year and her class gets to celebrate together. This year, Ms. Packnett has a few students in her class who have special dietary restrictions. Celebrating with traditional candy […]Read More Love, Ms. Packnett
Attention Opal and Ruby blog followers and future Opal And Ruby Gift Emporium shoppers! Plans to open our store front in Fort Wayne, IN are coming right along! Kristin leaves for the AmericasMart Gift Show in Atlanta on Saturday, and we need YOUR input! We have a long list of products and lines that we’ll […]Read More Tell Us What You Want!
This past weekend, we sat down to write thank you notes for all of the wonderful Christmas gifts we received. Some ettiquitte sites may say we are late with our correspondence, and we tend to agree with them, but we shall fall back on the old cliche, better ‘late’ than never! Princess Diana wrote thank […]Read More The Art of a “Thank You”