PRESS & WRITE UPS
HOME DECOR STORE COMING TO STATE STREET SPACE
Saturday June 9th, 2018 - SCHENECTADY — An older downtown building with a newer facade is being stripped down and converted to its original layout to host a home decor store. The two-story building of law offices at the corner of State and Lafayette streets is the final piece of the Foster Building project, an overhaul that evolved and grew into a $7 million odyssey after Sequence Development embarked on it in the summer of 2015.
HOME DECOR STORE MOVING FROM DOWNTOWN TROY TO SCHENECTADY
Tuesday June 12th 2018 - The owner of Bluebird Home Decor will double the size of her showroom when she moves from downtown Troy, New York, to downtown Schenectady. Nicolle Broughton expects to open the doors in July to the 1,500 square feet on the first floor at 514 State St. Jeff Buell of Sequence Development spent 7 million renovating the building at State and Lafayette streets into offices, commercial space and apartments.
After months of planning, local shops welcome Small Business Saturday
Saturday, November 25, 2017 - As holiday shopping season continues, on Saturday the focus turns to local shops. Small Business Saturday was created to help bring shoppers to mom and pop stores. An owner of a small business in downtown Troy said she expects Saturday to be one of the biggest days of the year, adding that she has been planning for this day since July...
Downtown Troy prepares for Small Business Saturday
Friday, November 24, 2017 - It's Black Friday, but Nicolle Broughton, owner of Troy's Blue Bird store, prefers to think of it as Small Business Saturday Eve. She's got high expectations for the day, anticipating it will be one of the busiest shopping days of the year for her store.
ARTISTIC AND VINTAGE MEETS CURRENT AND TRENDY AT BLUEBIRD HOME DECOR
Sunday, November 19, 2017 - Are you enjoying this holiday series? I know I sure am. Although it's definitely an exercise in discipline (I want to buy one of everything I see). I can't tell you how much fun it is for us to visit all of our favorite shops, catch up with old friends and browse around all the beautiful merchandise that these shop owners so skillfully arrange. I'd say this is my favorite shop...
JINGLE BELLS, SANTA'S ELVES AND EVERYTHING CHRISTMAS AT BLUEBIRD HOME DECOR
Thursday, November 17, 2016 - Here we are again.....approaching the time of the year that makes us crazy and joyous all at the same time. Just 5 1/2 weeks from Christmas, one week from Thanksgiving.....
PASSION - WHEN YOU REACH FOR THE STARS BUT TOUCH THE MOON - THE SHELLY BROUGHTON STORY
Saturday, November 21, 2015 - Passion. Have you ever noticed that behind every successful artist, every wonderful cook, every show-stopping gardener, every person successful and happy in what they do - you can find one common denominator. I'm talking about passion - passion in what they do day after day, whether it be their job or their hobby....
VINTAGE REINVENTED AT BLUEBIRD HOME DECOR
Saturday, August 15, 2015 - Happy Saturday Folks! Since beginning my blog over a year ago, some of my most popular posts have been the ones in my series that feature local businesses...... namely unique stores. Well, hang on to your hats because I have another winner for you today.....Bluebird Home Decor. A friend pointed me to Bluebird last spring but it wasn't until this week that I finally made my way to Downtown Troy to check it out....