You may have noticed on Franklin St that Kill Devil Hill moved next door and in its place is Duke’s Liquor Box (170 Franklin St), a liquor store named after the son of Kill Devil Hill‘s Mary Brockman and Patrick Dacy. The kid is in my opinion “officially” the cutest kid in Greenpoint.
According to Patrick, the loan that jump started the business was from Duke’s Grandma, and it will be paid back to Duke in the form of a college fund or “travel the world fund.” An adorable letter from Grandma is framed up front and reads, “this is the weirdest college fund I’ve ever heard of.” It’s okay Grandma, this kid is set! Continue reading →
Spring is in the air! Birds are chirping, coats are coming off, and we’re all dreading the necessary (yet evil!) spring cleaning. Instead of going full-throttle into organization mode, how about buying something to give your apartment that much-needed facelift? Our local shops have plenty of home decor options at a variety of price points that are sure to help your abode get out of it’s winter rut. And now that it’s warm enough to paint outside, try investing in a fixer upper/game changer that just needs a little TLC. (Try not to use aerosol paint.)
In December, Kill Devil Hill (170 Franklin St) will be holding a month long pop-up shopping event in a vacant space next door to the shop and is looking for builders, makers, crafters and creators to participate. Please contact killdevilhill (at) gmail.com
Are you like me, so short everything even cropped pants need to get tailored? My first mistake is wearing cropped pants! But this isn’t a fashion lesson it’s a sewing lesson from the resident seamstress Melody over at Kill Devil Hill. The class is $30, but $5 off for Greenpointers’ readers! Just mention us when you sign up!
Tuesday September 25th, 2012 – 6-8pm
Sunday September 30th, 2012 – 5-7pm
Coming down to the wire folks – one shopping week left for the holidays!
I absolutely LOVE this Cast Iron Mermaid bottle opener from Kill Devil Hill. This is a great stocking stufffer or hostess gift. Who doesn’t love a bottle opener? Just $20
Denim Work Aprons are now also available and Mary says so many people have asked for these and they are finally hitting the shelf. A great gift for the cook or hands on guy in your lefe. Only $35 and custom orders are welcome.
This Friday December 3rd the holiday soirees kick off with Kill Devil Hill’s Holiday Throwdown at The Diamond. The event is also hosting at KICK ASS $1 raffle for a chance to win prizes from Franklin St. businesses with the proceeds going to the Greenpoint Library. Facebook event here.
*$4 Select Draft and Wines from 9-11 *Carboard Santa with cutout face for sweet photo ops *DJ’s Rockin’ from 9pm-2am