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It’s that time again! Please join me on Sunday, November 19th for Paintbox Soapworks’ EIGHTH annual Holiday Open House!
Meet the woman behind your favorite scents & load in on soapy goodness without the cost or hassle of shipping! I’ll have the entire general catalog on hand, current & recent Limited Editions, great gift ideas for the winter holidays & lots more… Bring friends, stay for a mug of warm cider, sniff all those scents you haven’t tried yet, & get your holiday shopping underway!
Once again, we are hosted by Jim & Jean Leaman & the stunning Lady Linden Bed & Breakfast in historic York, Pennsylvania. Perfectly situated in the beautiful Avenues neighborhood, Lady Linden is an elegant but comfortable setting for our festivities. For directions, consult the map here.
Paintbox Soapworks’ Annual Holiday Open House
Sunday, November 19th, 2016, from 12 pm to 4 pm
Hosted by Lady Linden B&B, 505 Linden Avenue, York, PA 17401
Now accepting VISA/MC/Amex/Discover, cash & personal check, or pre-payment via PayPal
*Please note that Lady Linden is a historically significant, fully operating bed & breakfast. Please find alternate arrangements for children & pets.*
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