Shops and restaurants throughout Newton Centre will be serving up special offers and menu items during an Arts Stroll & Shop event from noon to 6 p.m. this Sunday. Among the deals, Folklorica (61 Union St., Newton, 617-630-1815) will offer 15 percent off any one full-price item; Brussels Sprouts (105 Union St., Newton, 617-244-9832) will take $25 off purchases of $75 or more ($30 off if you bring a friend); Kiki D. Design & Consign (214 Sumner St., Newton, 617-467-4153) will offer 20 percent off all full-price items, including jewelry handcrafted by owner Beth Kurson; and Duchess (77 Union St., Newton, 617-964-0054) will offer 20 percent off all items. There will also be pop-up musical performances and art exhibits. Find more details and a complete list of participating businesses here.
[Pictured: Dannijo necklace at Folklorica]
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contributorsAmi Albernaz began freelancing for the Globe in 2004. She started bargain-hunting at an early age, accompanying her mother to second-hand stores and yard sales near Westport, MA, where she grew up. When she's not perusing stores, Ami can often be found scouting out budget eateries in and around the city, particularly near her current abode in East Boston.
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