The Metairie Road District has been working diligently over the last year to study what makes Metairie Road an exciting and unique place to live, work and visit. The answer? Its historic charm, sprawling oak trees, stylish boutiques and enchanting restaurants create the perfect backdrop for an expansion of community events and a full culturally enriching experience. This December, Metairie Road will host Home Alone Movie Night (this Friday, December 7) and a series of holiday festivities including Reveillon on the Ridge, the Reveillon Ring-Along Holiday Festival, and a Noon Year’s Eve Celebration. Follow the Metairie Road District on Facebook and Instagram to see what some of Metairie Road’s stylish shops have in store this holiday season and don’t forget to #ShopTheRoad!
For professional makeup services, skincare services, Botox and fillers, as well as several cosmetic and skincare lines for all types of skin and faces, visit About Face New Orleans in the Old Metairie Village Shopping Center. About Face prides itself on having a friendly, down-to-earth atmosphere where customers can feel at home and comfortable. Their highly trained professional makeup artists and estheticians are available to help customers create the look that is right for them. They have just enough products to cover every need, but not too much to be overwhelming. Stop by their local shop for Christmas beauty items, gift certificates, or just to treat yourself to early Christmas pampering. Through December 14, enjoy a complimentary Lactic Peel add-on with any Facial Treatment ($30 Value). Mention St. Charles Avenue and receive 20% off holiday gift sets! Follow them on Instagram and Facebook to learn about monthly specials.
The cutest new children’s boutique is right around the corner from the train tracks. Visit Bon Temps Boutique’s flagship store on Metairie Road for classic children’s clothing from newborn to 12 years. Bon Temps is a one-stop shop for matching classic children’s wear with a Southern twist. Stock up on tees or grab a special dress; there’s always something matching for siblings. Everything is designed in-house by Ursuline grad, Laura McPhail.
Langenstein’s is where the food lovers shop, especially during the holiday season. Let Langenstein’s cater your holiday table this year. Turkeys, standing rib roasts, soups and gumbos, pies, and too many starters and dips to count – all ready to go straight to the table! Order online before December 20. All online orders are entered to win their entire order – just for placing your order online! Don’t wait, order your Langenstein’s holiday favorites today!
Give the gift of clear vision with glasses or sunglasses from the Optical Shoppe. With over 30 years optical experience, optics and optical fashion are their passion. They offer a large selection of designer frames and sunglasses with the latest in digital lens technology. They have all the top brands everyone wants for Christmas including Krewe, Ray-Ban, Maui Jim, Costa, Oakley, Tom Ford, Gucci, Oliver Peoples and many more. This month, enjoy 15-20% off sunglasses in stock! Follow them on Facebook and Instagram to find out about other special sales and events.
The Optical Shoppe is excited to be participating in Toys for Tots again this year. You can drop off new, unwrapped toys between now and December 13. Join the Optical Shoppe in brining smiles to the faces of children this holiday season!
For unique gifts, accessories, home décor, and women’s and children’s clothing, visit Relish, near the train tracks on Metairie Road. Owner Beth Harris, travels to Europe frequently to seek out truly unique items that you won’t find anywhere else in the city. She worked with a designer overseas to create a trio of New Orleans Tricentennial ornaments for the 2018 holiday season. These limited-edition pieces were produced exclusively for Relish. Each ornament is hand-stitched using a combination of fabrics, beadwork and metal threadwork – a technique that can be traced back 2,000 years. These unique, one-of-a-kind works of art are a hot-seller this season and are sure to become a collectors’ item. Relish also offers the most unique children’s clothing, plush toys, books and accessories with brands like Alimrose, Doe A Dear and Jellycat. New items come in from around the world daily. Follow Relish on Facebook and Instagram to see what’s new today!
Russell Cellular, your local Verizon in Old Metairie Village, is partnering with their customers to make a difference in our community. 100% of all profits from Hedgie’s PopSocket sales stay in our community. Hedgie Hometown Heroes benefit students, teachers, schools, law enforcement, fire, EMS, veterans, as well as projects and events that echo the heartbeat of our community. This holiday season, Russell Cellular is giving back to children by donating Hedgie’s PopSocket sales (cost and profit) to the Children’s Cancer Center. The Children’s Cancer Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving families of children who have cancer or chronic blood disorders with emotional, financial, and educational support necessary to cope with their life-threatening illness. At only $14.99, a Hedgie’s PopSocket is the perfect stocking stuffer!
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Old Metairie Village
701 Metairie Road, Ste. 1B 106
*About Face of New Orleans is a franchise of About Face of Mandeville, located in Mandeville, LA.
603-1/2 Metairie Road
800 Metairie Road
800 Metairie Road, Suite Q
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Old Metairie Village
701 Metairie Road, Ste. 1B 110