Smith & Company in Caldwell has the phone fashion fad covered.
Thursday, December 13, 2012
There are 11 shopping days left until Christmas! Avoid the malls and big box stores. Through Sunday, Dec. 23, Patch will feature a gift idea each day that you could pick up right in the Caldwells. Day 2: iPhone 5 Cases It's not just about what you wear on your body anymore. What you wrap around your smart phone is the latest way to express yourself. Smith & Company in Caldwell offers a variety of iPhone 5 cases in classic and trendy styles. Cost: Starting at $10. Plus: Pick up the phone to put in that case at the Verizon store in West Caldwell. Previously featured in the 2012 Local Gift Guide: Day 1: Historic Home Photos
Sometimes bigger is better.
While the U.S. and world finances are unstable, one independent shop owner in Caldwell knows how to grow a business. For Lisa Smith, owner of Smith & Company, even in tough times business is booming. So booming, in fact, she’s expanding. Less than a year after moving to a bigger retail space in the heart of the borough's business district, Smith & Company is growing again. The Bloomfield Avenue gift shop owner has taken over an additional space on Smull Avenue, two doors down from her original location. “My business hasn’t quieted down,” said Smith. “One of the reasons I feel I’m doing so well is because I have something for everyone.” True. The store is a feast for the eyes, brimming with everything from jewelry to housewares, backpacks …