This weekend, skip the chain stores and shop local. Several South End shops are offering special deals, and American Express is giving shoppers a $25 credit for using their registered Amex card at qualifying small business today.
Read the fine print and register your card here.
: Deals abound at this Tremont St. skin-care boutique. Guests get $10 off any individual product with a regular price of $50 or more and the shop is introducing "skin gym memberships," which entitle any customer to a free body wash with the purchase of a membership or five or more gift cards. Look out for holiday products and gift packages, which are also launching this weekend.
: Enjoy 20% off all in-stock purchases for three full days (Friday-Sunday) at Diseño Boston on Harrison Avenue. Choose from an extensive collection of hand-selected pillows, throws, tabletop accessories, lighting, rugs and furniture. Some floor model hide/leather rugs are reduced up to 50%.
: Score 20% off purchases of $50 or more and 25% off purchases of $100 or more.
: Buy one gift certificate, get the second half off with Escape's annual Holiday Gift Certificate Sale, which starts today.
The following stores and restaurants are participating in Small Business Saturday: