Where to Find bliss?
 
If you know of any cool, funky shops that might be a good fit for bliss, please let me know!! 
 
 
 
Galleries and boutiques that carry bliss... designs by donna marie jewelry:
 
 
Summerville Antique Gallery
901 North Main Street
Summerville, SC 
Tel:  843-873-4926
Monday - Friday:  10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday:  10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday:  1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Treasures await you at The Summerville Antique Gallery...  from quality antique furniture, refurbished and handpainted vintage furniture, fine china, artwork, and collectibles, to handmade jewelry, vintage clothing, jewelry and accessories, and much, much more!  There's something for everyone in this wonderful shop...  there are 70+ dealers from all over the Low Country offering unique antiques and collectibles.  You never know what you are going to find around a corner... come browse for yourself, or to find unique, one-of-a-kind gifts.


The Charleston Attic Mall
1119 Wappoo Road
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 225-0001
Mon-Sat: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday:  1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Come see Charleston's newest attic mall!! Conveniently located in the Ashley Oaks Shopping Plaza at the corner of Wappoo Rd and Hwy 61 (Ashley River Road). This new mall has everything from vintage clothing to refurbished antique furniture to art and home decor.  Also, there's an Auction House right in the mall!!




The Finishing Touch
140-A West Richardson Avenue 
Summerville, SC 29483
Tel:  843-873-8212
Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 
This lovely shop in downtown Summerville is part art gallery, part boutique, and part custom frame shop.  In addition to wonderful and affordable vintage furniture on consignment, this unique shop offers custom framing, original artwork & prints, handmade gifts, fine handcrafted jewelry, and home decor, all by local artists.
Part of a community network:  http://www.summervilledream.org/directory.php?directory=Shop
 
 
**If you are a shop or gallery owner interested in carrying jewelry by bliss... designs by donna marie, please email me!** 

Shows/Events Schedule for 2012:


GRAND OPENING, Summerville Antique Gallery: 
Friday and Saturday, Sept 21 and 22, from 10-5.
To all lovers of antiques and collectibles, join us for the GRAND OPENING of the newest shop in Summerville, the Summerville Antique Gallery.  Tons of dealers with booths full of treasures... you never know what you might find!

Friday is the ribbon cutting ceremony and day 1 of our grand opening. Saturday is day 2 of our grand opening... join us for shopping for treasures, meet the dealers, and have some refreshments to celebrate with us!  We are so excited about joining the Summerville Antique community! 


The
North Charleston Arts Festival, 2012:  Sat, May 5, 10-4 and Sun, May 6, 10-5
http://www.northcharleston.org/residents/departments/arts/ArtsFestival.aspx
Featuring music, dance, food, art (paintings, photography, and more) by local artists, an Arts and Crafts section, an Antique Show, and even an Gem and Mineral Show!  bliss will have a booth in the "Antique Show" section.

 
Past Shows/Events in 2010:
 
The North Charleston Arts Festival, 2010:  Sat, May 1, 10-4 and Sun, May 2, 2-5
http://www.northcharleston.org/residents/departments/arts/ArtsFestival.aspx
Featured music, dance, food, art (paintings, photography, and more) by local artists, an Art and Craft section, and even an Gem and Mineral Show!  bliss had a booth in the "Art and Craft" section.

Art and Craft Vendors info:  Individual artists, fine craft artists, artisans, and art and craft guilds had items on display and available for sale during the Main Event Weekend.  Fun was had by all!  See ya next year, y'all.
 
  
The Charleston Animal Society's "FURRY AFFAIR":  June 19, 2010 
Many local artists, incluidng bliss, donated items for the auction... art, jewelry, and other goodies!
Eat, drink and be merry while raising money for homeless animals... what's better than that?
See http://www.charlestonanimalsociety.org for more info.
 
 
 
Saturday, October 2, 2010 from 9-3
Fall Craft Fair & Gift Market
Summerville Church of the Nazarene
10825 US – 78, Ladson, SC 29483
 
Shop local and support your artist community!  Over 60 vendors will be selling their handmade crafts, including jewelry, artwork, pottery, photography, and much more...  start your holiday shopping early.  What's better than a handmade gift?
 
 
Saturday, October 9, 2010 from 10-4
Holy City Artists and Flea Market
Eye Level Art Gallery
103 Spring St, Charleston SC
http://eyelevelart.com/event.html?id=131
 
Very excited to have participated in this artsy event!!  Local artists, vintage clothing brokers, fashion & jewelry designers, screen printers, record labels, crafts people, chefs and more...Holy City Artists & Fleas will allow locals to buy directly from new and emerging vendors and talents.  Support your local artistic community!!
 
 
Saturday, November 6, 2010 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Day of Shopping - Benefitting the Lowcountry Food Bank
2864 Azalea Drive, Charleston
 
Get a jumpstart on your holiday shopping!! Holiday ornaments, painted stones, hand cut wooden puzzles, dolls, lotions, candles, Pampered Chef, handmade jewelry by bliss…designs by donna marie, Avon, Thirty-One handbags, Tupperware, Outrageous Rings, Nutrilite, Mary Kay plus more. You are sure to find something for everyone on your holiday shopping list. Cost of Admission:  FOOD or cash donation to support the Lowcountry Food Bank.
 
 
Saturday, November 13, 2010, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Holy City Artists and Flea Market
Eye Level Art Gallery, 103 Spring St, Charleston SC
http://eyelevelart.com/event.html?id=131
 
Cool. Hip. Happening.  Very excited to be participating in this monthly artsy event!!  Local artists, vintage clothing brokers, fashion & jewelry designers, screen printers, painters, photographers, crafts people, and more... Holy City Artists & Fleas allows locals to buy directly from new and emerging vendors and talents.  Admission is FREE.  This is a great place to find unique handcrafted gifts for everyone on your list.  It's the holidays... Please support your local artistic community!!
 
 
Thursday, November 18, 2010, from 6:30-9:00 p.m. 
The Charleston Fashion Forum's "Art for a Cause" - Our First Fundraiser Event!
Bambu Restaurant, 604 Coleman Boulevard, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464-4018
(843) 284-8229

The Charleston Fashion Forum will be hosting a fundraiser event to help raise money for HALOS, a group whose mission is to provide resources for abused and neglected children in SC.  There is a $10 cover charge, and all proceeds go to HALOS.  Also, 5% of anything you buy from the participating vendors will also go to HALOS!!  Have a fun evening out, do a little holiday shopping, and feel good about donating to a great cause!!
 
 
Friday, November 19, 2010, from 5-8 p.m.
Holiday Open House
Bridges of Summerville
113 Sumpter Hill Drive, Summerville, SC  29485
 
Stop by after work!!  Independent Mary Kay Consultant Sheila Burgess will be hosting a Holiday Open House extravaganza featuring Mary Kay cosmetics, a Thirty-one handbag representative, and bliss jewelry!! 
 
Join us for festive refreshments, door prizes, and shopping!!  Get tons of holiday gifts for those ladies on your list... and some treasures for yourself!!  Bring a friend!!  Please RSVP via email or through the Contact page on my website.
 
 
Saturday, November 20, 2010, from 12-4 p.m.
Holiday Open House Continues!
Bridges of Summerville
113 Sumpter Hill Drive
Summerville, SC  29485
 
Independent Mary Kay Consultant Sheila Burgess will be hosting a Holiday Open House featuring Mary Kay cosmetics, a Thirty-one handbag representative, and bliss jewelry!!  Note:  A "Carolina Gold Parties" representative will be there, so bring your old or broken gold jewelry to trade in for cash on the spot to spend on holiday gifts!
 
Join us for festive refreshments, door prizes, and shopping!!  Get tons of holiday gifts for those ladies on your list... and some treasures for yourself!!  Bring a friend!!  Please RSVP via email or through the Contact page on my website.
 
 
Saturday, November 27, 2010 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Hamlin Plantation Holiday Open House
 
Join us for holiday cheer!  Refreshments, mingling, and holiday shopping in one place!  Vendors include holiday decor, handmade jewelry, artwork crafts, toys, and much more... something for everyone!!  Great event for the whole family! 
 
 
Thursday, December 2, 2010, from 5-7 p.m.
"Sip While You Shop" - Thursday Holiday Event
Chic Antique... Hidden Treasures of Charleston
675D Johnnie Dodds Blvd. (next to Yo Burrito restaurant) 
Mount Pleasant, SC  

Stop by after work for wine and cheese and other festive refreshments, socializing, and shopping!!  Come join us for holiday cheer in this unique boutique...   "Chic Antique" will have a weekly event every Thursday evening through the holidays... each week will feature three different artists!  bliss... designs by donna marie will be one of the three featured artists on Dec 2.

Meet several of the artists that sell in this lovely shop that combines home decor, refurbished furniture, handmade jewelry, custom floral arrangements, vintage items, artwork, photography, and much more!  You are sure to find the perfect gift for the most discriminating ladies on your list!

 
Saturday and Sunday, December 4 & 5, 2010 from 12-5 p.m.
Daniel Island Holiday Festival
Family Circle Cup
161 Seven Farms Drive
Daniel Island, SC
 
Join the holiday fun!  Local vendors will be selling their handmade crafts, artwork, and gifts.  A perfect way to get all your holiday shopping done!  Don't miss this wonderful festive event!!  Bring the whole family!
 
“Shop, Eat, and Be Dazzled” by over 100 of the highest quality designers and vendors that have been hand-picked for this year’s expanded two-day shopping extravaganza!  You’ll find fabulous and unique gifts for everyone on your list…including yourself!!! The Family Circle Stadium will once again be transformed into an exciting outdoor holiday shopping extravaganza with family-friendly entertainment. Come one, come all!! 
 
 
Friday, December 10, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. or
Saturday, December 11, 2010, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 
Holiday Drop-In!
Private Trunk Show - by Invitation Only 
 
Join us for fun, food, and shopping!!  This event is not to be missed...  share some holiday cheer and learn about our new social group, S.A.S.S.I. Women.  Shop for special gifts for all the ladies on your list.  bliss... designs by donna marie has lovely sparkling baubles of all styles and colors... and if you don't see just the right one, you can place an order for custom-design pieces for your loved ones!  The holidays are right around the corner... wouldn't your Mom, sister, or best friend love a personalized piece of jewelry in her birthstone or favorite color?
 
Sandy Irving of Wine Shop at Home will be holding a wine tasting where you can sample exclusive wines...  On Friday only, Joanne Grant of Carolina Gold Parties will be paying cash on the spot...  turn in your old, unwanted, or broken gold jewelry for spending money!!  If interested in attending, please contact me via email (donna@blissbydonnamarie.com), or through the Contact page on this website, and I can send you the address and more details.
 
 
Sunday, December 12, 2010, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.  (Note: bliss is doing Sunday only)
Holy City Artists and Flea Market
Eye Level Art Gallery, 103 Spring St, Charleston SC
 
Cool. Hip. Happening.  Very excited to be participating in this monthly artsy event!!  Local artists, vintage clothing brokers, fashion & jewelry designers, painters, photographers, crafts people, and more... Holy City Artists & Fleas allows locals to buy directly from new and emerging vendors and talents.  Admission is FREE.  This is a great place to find unique handcrafted gifts for everyone on your list.  It's the holidays... Please support your local artistic community!!
 
 
Thursday, December 16, 2010, from 5-8 p.m. - LAST show of the season!
bliss Trunk Show at The Finishing Touch
140-A West Richardson Avenue 
Summerville, SC 29483
843-873-8212

bliss will be wrapping up the holiday show season with a trunk show at Heather Leiterman's beautiful shop, The Finishing Touch.  This will be just one of the special events that will take place during the "Third Thursday" Holiday event in downtown Summerville. 
 
Come join us for wine and cheese and other holiday refreshments... shop for sparkly special occasion jewelry as well as unique gifts for all the ladies on your list.  This lovely shop sells handmade items and art from local Charleston artists.  Shop local and feel good about spending money in your own community.