Friday, August 27, 2010

Charming Chandelier.

This Blush Beauty could be yours on September 1st.

Just a few more days to add "Urban Barn" to your  favorites on your BLOG.

ADD "Urban Barn" and let us know by leaving a comment and we will add you to the Lucky List of Blogs in our raffle to win this chandelier.


Saturday, August 21, 2010

Summertime Fun.."Urban Barn" Style

Little girls in pig tails and puppy dogs found a way to beat the heat at our "Street Faire" today....

Thank you so much to all of our friends, customers and vendors in making even the August heat a HUGE success!

The stage was set for the highlight of the day...

The Watermelon Eating Contest

...and the Winner is....


All our loyal "Street Vendors" were treated to a ice cold foot bath and  red, white & blue popsicles.

We had a blast.
Smiles, Laughter and sugary sweet memories.


Friday, August 20, 2010

Well, Thank You, City Slickers...

How many Sophisticated Ladies from Los Angeles and Beautiful Bombshells from the O.C. rocked into our doors today?


It was such a pleasure to meet each and everyone of you.  
We know the trip can be long but as you found out...
It is sOOOO worth it!
We appreciate your business.

We will be open bright and early at 8:00am tomorrow, plus there won't be any traffic...It's Saturday!
What a great way to start your day.


"Street Faire" and Market...TODAY!

Today and Tomorrow...
Street Vendors have brought so many goodies and will be peddling their wares from 8:00am-3:00pm.

"Urban Barn" will keep our doors open until 5:00pm.

WE are already jam packed...Don't miss out on the ONLY place to be this weekend!

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Thriller! Spooktacular Class with Miss Tricia...

Halloween is right around the corner and these crafts are perfect for new Halloween decorations in your home! You will have the opportunity to make a Haunted House of Wax and Boo-tiful Witch Hat Trio.

House of Wax
Cost: $45
Times: Friday, September 17th, 2:00-5:00pm and Saturday, September 18th, 10:00am-1:00pm

You will create a "house of wax" for your Halloween decor, or use it as a candy dispenser! You will have lots of decorative papers and trims to choose from. You will learn how to use beeswax to create your House of Wax!
Please bring: scissors, glue stick, favorite adhesive, Exacto knife, and any other materials that you might want to use to create your House.        
Halloween Witch Hats
Cost: $35
Times: Friday, September 17th, 11:00am-1:00pm and
Saturday, September 18th, 2:00-5:00pm
You will create a trio of wickedly cool witchy hats for your home. There will be lots of Boo-tiful papers and trims for you to use to make these completely fun witch hats.

Please bring: scissors, glue stick, adhesive, exacto knife, and any other materials that you might want to use to create your witchy hats!
Please visit Tricia at Vintage Bliss to see more of her creativity!
If you interested in these classes, please scroll to the bottom of the blog and click the PayPal Buy Now Button for "Vintage Bliss Halloween Class".

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Jersey's Goin' Urban!!

Our girl, Jill Harris with Gypsy Brocante, is coming to Urban Barn to teach an amazing class!!
This special class will take place Friday, September 3rd from 11:00am to 2:00pm. 
Sign-up for the Soldered China Pendant Class TODAY!!

 Making a necklace out of china?! That's right! You will have your choice from a wide range of china tiles, found objects, old keys, beads, chains,etc. Jill will help you arrange an interesting design for your project and teach the basic jewelry making techniques to bring it all together. This class is suitable for ALL levels, especially beginners! Everyone will take home a completed necklace. You will also have chance to pick out elements to purchase and create more jewelry at home.

The cost for the class is $85, providing all vintage elements to create a necklace, including soldered china pendant and all needed findings. You do not want to miss out on this special event!! Please click the PayPal button at the bottom of the blog if you would like to sign-up.


Saturday, August 14, 2010

"Paris"..? Oui, Oui !

Who needs to travel overseas to have European flair in their own home...

Join Miss Robin, Saturday, August 28th at 11:00am to learn how to paint your own "Paris" sign.
Techniques include preparing the wood , lettering, stamping and distressing.
Imagine how many signs you can create after...

Class fee is $45.00
Miss Robin will have other color choices available.

To reserve your spot today simply sign-up using Pay-Pal on our blog.
Contact Whitney by e-mail.

Friday, August 13, 2010

"Street Faire" & Flea Market, Friday 20th & Saturday 21st, 8:00am-3:00pm

Think outside of the box...

"Urban Barn" Street Faire & Market should be your only destination next week for deals and steals!

We have a few vendor spaces available that are quite a steal for $75.00 includes both days.

Take a look around your treasures and see if it's time to wheel & deal items that you have been wanting to get rid of.

Make a little money and have a blast at our watermelon eating contest...

Signing up is easy, simply use the Pay-Pal button at the bottom of our blog.


Tuesday, August 10, 2010

"Urban Barn" Blooms are Popping up Everywhere....

"Urban Barn" is branching out literally to new ventures and we have added a  new location...
Industrial meets Vintage Pretty on the Westside.
"Urban Barn" now has a booth at "Wertz Brother's"
1607 Lincoln Blvd.
Santa Monica
Space #189

Maybe Escondido is a bit too far for you to travel, take a peek here in Santa Monica.
We are also working on a beautiful new website, "Shop Urban Barn" as well as providing Vintage prop rentals complete with delivery and staging....
Wherever you may dwell.

More information about upcoming Seasonal Events and Event Services will be revealed soon...
We don't want to spoil you too much.


Friday, August 6, 2010

August "Street Faire", Friday 20th & Saturday 21st...8 :00am-3:00pm

Be like the flower, turn your face to the sun.
-- Kahlil Gibran

Always choose the sunny side of the street.
Come join us at our side of the "Street Faire" this month...

Special events include a watermelon eating contest at 1:00pm with a prize of all the watermelon you can carry in your hands and various goodies from our stash.

Not to mention boasting your title here in a picture at the Barn with your name until next August as Watermelon King or Queen.

Wading pools filled with beach balls keep that sunny spirit going.....
All vendors will receive a special spa treat upon arrival to make the weekend relaxing and fun...

August is going to be full of laid back summer fun...
Only because we have the most amazing Fall line-up of Events and Workshops, we need you to rest up for all the festive happenings.

Thursday, August 5, 2010

It's time to fall in love all over again girls.....

These goods are just over the top gorgeous!  I know 'gasp' old Hollywood is just perfection.  The luxury, the life, the love.  From the tufted sofa to the luxurious beds to the old French crystal chandeliers.  We want it ALL in our homes but which one of these items could you just see fitting in perfectly?  For me the twin French grey beds are just that, the perfect luxury item.  Subtle yet stunning!  If you want a little more luxury in your life don't forget to enter the blogger's grand giveaway...


Wednesday, August 4, 2010

August "Grand Opening" Blogger's Giveaway...

Shades of peony pink sparkle throughout this powder room chandelier.
"Urban Barn" is offering this dazzling gift valued at $350.00 to one of our blogger friends simply for adding us to your blog sidebar list...
This giveaway will run until September 1st, 2010...
We will randomly pick an oh-so-lucky blogger through a computer generated raffle.
How simple is this?
Just leave us a comment that you have added us to your "favorite blog" list on your sidebar with your blog address and you will be entered.
Please leave us on your fave's list and we will return the favor when we start our favorite blog page...
While you are reading our blog , sign up to be on our e-mail list using our sign-up box located on the side of the blog.
We have so many exciting events planned this Fall, we want to make sure the word is out so nobody misses out on all the fun!
Again this giveaway starts absolutely this minute until midnight August 31,2010.

More Summer Fun...

If you are planning a summer get together, stop by to pick up some sizzlin' hot accents to heat up your party.
We even have perfectly weathered picnic tables to enjoy some fresh lemonade and homemade fried chicken.
Oh, one thing...Don't forget to invite us!