CRANFORD - Step away from your computer. Put down your phone. There’s no reason to battle the traffic getting to the mall this Saturday.

Small Business Saturday is a day to celebrate our local businesses and support them as we enter the holiday season. A number of Downtown Cranford businesses are offering special promotions and sales. There will also be FREE PARKING downtown on both Friday, 11/23, and Saturday, 11/24. So walk off the turkey, stuffing, and pie and take a stroll downtown. Below you'll find a list of the downtown businesses participating in Small Business Saturday. 

  • Milk Money will be giving customers 25% off all clothes and shoes.
  • Augusta Mae is offering $10 off of $50 with the coupon in the shoppers guide. They’ll also be having a trunk show with Our Whole Heart on Friday, November 24th from 1-4 p.m.  Danielle who designs the line will be available to customize bracelets during that time.
  • At Fire Me Up! Studio customers can save on gift certificates or make special holiday themed crafts. $25 gift certificates for $20, $50 gift certificates for $40, 10% off pottery wheel classes.
  • Bella Organici will be open on Saturday from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. They’ll have free paraffin hand treatments, 10% off custom hand crafted organic products & 20% off laser hair removal packages. Tote bags for human trafficking will be in stock. Made by survivors with a percentage of sales going back to the survivors.
  • Simply Art & Framing will have a discount tree which customers can pick their own discounts from.
  • Periwinkle’s will be offering discounts throughout the store, as well as a free gift with purchases. It's their way of showing “Customer Appreciation” to you!
  • Anthem will have promotions going on starting Black Friday and running through the weekend, with some extra promos going on for Small Business Saturday. The retailer will also have sips and snacks and offer complimentary gift wrapping. For Small Business Saturday, customers can spin the wheel of deals, the first 25 shoppers will receive a VIP gift bag, and shoppers will get $20 Anthem Cash for every $100 they spend.
  • Styles Street is offering 10% off $100 gift cards, 30% off all retail, as well as special giveaways and prizes on Shop Small Saturday,
  • Hina’s Salon will be open on Thanksgiving from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. On Black Friday and Small Business Saturday customers can get 15% off all facials by appointment only and 20% off all products.
  • think d’sign print will have 15% off orders on Small Business Saturday.
  • Annealed Studio will be running 10% off any class or workshop for those who sign-up on that day. Classes offered at the studio include Metalsmith, Metal Clay, Enameling, Lampwork beads and others.
  • Ciao Amici is offering 10% off any gift certificates purchased on Small business Saturday. The gift certificates can be used for Italian lessons as well as towards a trip to Italy. 
  • Bell's Pharmacy will have 15% Off on all OTC products on Small Business Saturday.
  • Look Twice, Look Again will have 50% off the entire store including designer (excluding gold and silver). With a purchase over $50, customers can pick a gift out of a holiday bag.
  • Vinette Rose customers can stop in on Small Business Saturday and create a personalized leather charm bracelet. Also, anyone who spends over $100 will receive a free gift.