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New Year New Product!

Welcome to your first Sneak Peak Tuesday of the year!

This corseted scarf is hot off the presses (or needles) and we just had to share. It’s made out of lusciously soft worsted wool, so it doesn’t itch and looks great under a coat of any color. Simply button this little lady up, and fold the top over the collar of your existing coat for a little black and white flare! The grommets and tie make it one neck fits all, so if you are still in the giving spirit after the Holidays, have no fear, it will fit!

Our little (perfectly manicured, of course) fingers have been flying over knitting needles lately, so we’ll definitely keep you posted on more colors and prints that we invent in this style and look for this and others soon in a HUGE update coming February 1!!

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Gifting Tuesday!

We’re coming down to the wire on Christmas gifting already! Head on over to our Shop page or email us at armcandykc@gmail.com by tomorrow end of day to put your last orders in for Christmas!

This Sneak Peak Tuesday gem is not yet on our shop page, but you can absolutely email us if you would like to order! Made from Lamb’s Pride Worsted Wool, this extra long scarf will add the perfect bit of fuschia to a navy, brown or black winter coat! It’s also just light enough to be paired with jeans a light sweater when the snow melts and spring comes to town!

Price $24

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Don’t forget! LIKE us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/armcandykc and check there for a Christmas Eve sneak peak Tuesday next week!

Sneak Peak Tuesday

Welcome to this week’s cold but sunny edition of Sneak Peak Tuesday!

Since we’ve been away for so long, we’ve got a quite a bit of newness to share. These photos will be up on our Facebook page as well with prices and descriptions. If you see something you love, send us a Facebook message or shoot us an email at armcandykc@gmail.com.

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First to debut today, is our plush and fabulous Black Beauty Scarf made with the fluffiest and comfiest of Chenille and acrylic yarn, this will get you warmed up just in time to boogie down for New Year’s Eve!!

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When you’re a super holiday shopper, you’ve got to have a little something to keep you going, like, an oatmeal cookie (or 5) for example! While munching on your oatmeal cookie, try our oatmeal cookie on for size! This extra long oatmeal colored wonder is the perfect shopping companion to get you through the madness that is the week before Christmas shopping trip!

 

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Winter is starting really, really early this year, so we think its high time to start up the yearly winter tradition of bestowing a little Irish Creme upon your weekend coffee! Get cozy in a big way with a mug of Irish coffee and this pretty little Irish Creme Scarf!

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Last, but certainly not least, this Blueberry infinity scarf is guaranteed to chase away any winter blues. Made from worsted wool, it will keep you toasty without overpowering the surely flawless outfit you’ll be sporting with it!

That’s all we’ve got for today, but stay tuned for more Shop updates, more product on the Square Market, and an update to our items for sale on Facebook! Have a fantastic week and a fabulous Holiday season!

-K

Square Market Tuesday!

Around here, we’re always excited about something. So let’s change up the language a bit this week. We are ECSTATIC to announce our new e-commerce platform, the Square Market. Many of you who have purchased with us at Hickory Dickory or at any of our conventions or shows, you’ve probably used the Square Reader to purchase your items. Recently the brilliant minds at Square Up have formed an online market for one-of-a-kind and original, small business vendors.

We decided to start a public profile, post a few items for sale to start, and join in on the fun! Shopping the Square Market is totally free, and you do not have to be a member to search for items and businesses! Go check us out and keep checking back for more and more items being added every day at https://squareup.com/market/arm-candy-kc !!!!

Stay tuned next Tuesday for some awesome new items and maaaayybee a new art show announcement! We’ve also updated our Calendar for your reference! Have a great week ACK lovers!

-Kirsten 

 

Crazy for Cozy!!

Here in Kansas City we seem to be having a bit of Indian Summer this week! But across the country, the weather is getting chilly, leaves are falling, and pumpkin spice is fast becoming the official national drink. ‘Tis the season of cold weather accessories, and we are embracing it with mulled wine in hand!

For this week’s sneak peak Tuesday, we are breaking out the riding boots and cable knits, because baby, it’s cold outside!

 

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First up, just because the air is crisp doesn’t mean you have to put away your cross body bags! These bags can and should be used all year! Amp up the glam with this Russian inspired vegan fur and denim number! $24 USD

 

 

 

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In keeping with the glam theme, check out this sequin caramel and cream cowl! Throw this on with simple black, denim or navy and watch your outfit come to life!

 

 

 

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Last but certainly not least, a worsted wool single-wrap infinity! And wouldn’t you guess, it’s pumpkin colored! Complete with two vegan leather buttons, this cozy piece can turn any look into a quintessentially fall ensemble.

All of these featured items will be available this weekend at Hickory Dickory in the West Bottoms in Kansas City, Missouri! See you there!

As ever, if you cannot live without these pieces one second longer, feel free to shoot us an email at armcandykc@gmail.com and we will get these items shipped to you ASAP!

-K

 

 

October at Hickory Dickory

It is so hard to believe that just a few months ago we were all festival wristlets and family bar-b-que cross body’s. Now, the leaves are changing, our windows are open, and everything we eat begins with the word “Pumpkin.”

At Hickory Dickory this weekend we’re embracing Fall and stocking our shelves with cozy cowls, chunky knits, and felted handbags! Bring your thermos of pumpkin spice latte, fill up on pumpkin bread, and head on down here this weekend for some amazing antiques, inspiration, and of course, a little Arm Candy!

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Plum Loving

Ready for another speak peak?! Good, because we’re head over plum heels for this one!

You’ve seen it in Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue and the rest, plum is once again the signature color for fall! So we’ve got a cowl that is right on trend and will keep you warm to boot!

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$36 USD- sport this infinity cowl long or doubled to keep you extra cozy! Will be available at Hickory Dickory this October First Weekend! If you’ve gotta have it before then, just send us a message and we will ship it to you!

Sneak Peak Monday!!

The slightly cooler weather has us creating up a storm! Get ready for tons of chunky knits and animal print from us this pre-holiday season. The fall collection will be officially debuting our fall collection at Hickory Dickory, October 4th, 5th, and 6th so be sure to come down to the West Bottoms!

In the meantime, though, we decided to post a few sneak peak photos to get your blood pumping for the upcoming First Weekend!

 

UGH! OK. Let’s get real here for a second. That first day the temperature is below 60 degrees, don’t you just want to go into full chicken-noodle-soup-pot-roast -meatloaf hibernation mode?! Unfortunately though, we can’t all just take a sabbatical from October to May, so head to work and run your errands in comfortable, cozy style with this decadent, buttery-soft knit cowl. It will take the chill out right out of your bones, but please, don’t blame us if you fall asleep at your desk wearing it 😉

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$39 USD- Will be at Hickory Dickory during the October First Weekend, if you are interested but can not attend, please send us a message and we will send it to you!

Falling For Fall

Fall is almost here and we have been designing and creating up a STORM! Dare we say The Holidays are just around the corner?! OK fine, we take it back.

Since the Holidays are practically years away, let’s think Fall for now! We’re creating some amazing layering pieces for fall including cozy cowls, caplets, and extra-long scarves! As ever, we’ve got your favorite clutches and felted bags hot off the knitting needles as well!

We have so many events in the works for fall, but you can always find us at Hickory Dickory in the West Bottoms of Kansas City, every first weekend of the month. By the holidays we will be in several stores around the country and will definitely keep you posted!

We hope you enjoy falling for fall as much as we are!

-K

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The Cure for the Common Cabin Fever

Admit it, ya’ll, the snow is pretty, but we’re getting a lit-tle tired of walking around in 17 layers of clothes and eating never ending pot roast left overs (seriously, why is there ALWAYS more pot roast?!)

So I’ve got a cure for the common cabin fever. HICKORY DICKORY!!!! It’s warm, its cozy, it gets you out of the house, spring is happening in here! Come on out, and let’s beat this winter thing together with handbags and wristlets and clutches and our first ever Arm Candy at Home collection!

Starting tonight and all weekend at Hickory Dickory in the Kansas City West Bottoms! See the preview photo below for one of our many new repurposed pieces.

See you tonight!

-Kirsten

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