Welcome to “Our Place,” a blog brought to you Colony Place - the outdoor shopping and dining destination with over 50 stores and restaurants off Route 44 in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Follow us and we’ll keep you up on the latest in fashion trends, deals and steals, great gift ideas, new stores, event happenings and more. Colony Place is your local Place for everything, so there’s lots to blog about! Make sure to share, comment, and send us your own ideas. Make sure to share and feel free to comment or send us your own ideas!

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Homemade for the Holidays

Here are some tips we got at Michael’s Arts and Crafts about how you can still add the “homemade touch” to your holidays without breaking the budget or the time clock. Winter Centerpiece To Last the Season Consider two small vs. one large centerpiece if you have the length in your table. For starters, go […]

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Wine Pairing Made Simple

There’s so much to holiday meal planning, and choosing the right wine is key! I spent some time talking to the owner of Vineyard Vines (the upscale liquor store next to Moe’s). Randy gave me some great tips about how to pair wines with different dishes. If you’re serving a traditional turkey, “whites” are in […]

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Creating a “Harvest to Holiday” Look for your Table

Creating the perfect holiday table can get expensive, especially if you’re hosting more than one holiday. So what can you do to transform your table from “Harvest to Holiday” – making it look like two different settings? Thanks to the folks at Pier 1 Imports, here are a few tips: “Glam jewel” is really in. […]

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Fall Fashion – Keeping It Real

We call it “Keeping It Real” because these are not what you wear “on a NY runway” or find in a designer magazine, but rather great fashions that you can find and afford right here at Colony Place! So here’s the skinny – “Bold” or “cold” shoulders (shoulders are showing with an opening in the […]

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Fall Color as an Accessory

According to Charming Charlie, the accessories “color” experts, wine is the color for Fall. Mix it with denim or even olive, which they call “military chic” – a big hit this season. “Dark fig” is J. Jill’s take on the trend. Cranberry and jean together is a favorite at Charming Charlie. Color blocking is a […]

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Fall Hair Hues

James Joseph is the expert on hair fashion…straight from Newbury Street but right here at Colony Place. Let the style experts add a light hue of color to your hair and dare to be “in” this season. We’re seeing green, pink, you name it. Not so bold? The hottest trend is to try a “ba-layge” […]

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What’s New for Shoes & Accessories

Best accessories trend? “bag in a bag”. The small bag snaps right in to the large one. Comes in all the hot colors, sizes and styles of the season. Booties are everywhere. Wear your ankle booties with just about anything – a skirt, shorts, a dress, skinny jeans…you name it. It’s the best shoe investment […]

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Trendy Kids: You Don’t Have to Spend a Fortune

The biggest trend of all is positivity statement clothing. Cute. clever and affordable. Huge selection at Justice for your tweens! Mermaids and unicorns are big this year. Find them all over at Justice. Don’t forget to give a “thumbs up” to emoji-wear for boys and girls at Children’s Place. Game-winning graphics are available in more […]