PSQ Blog

The Magical Season

The holidays are in full swing on Palmer Square, and it promises to be a magical season ahead! Throughout the month of December, Palmer ...
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lululemon + Pure Barre = A Perfect Match

Two Palmer Square fitness phenoms join forces to elevate one another's community and local business endeavors!  Pure Barre Princeton has officially become a part of the lululemon athletica ambassador ...
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Summer of Rosé

What better way to celebrate your summer in the sun, than by sipping on a lovely, refreshing rosé wine?   Thankfully the Princeton Corkscrew Wine Shop has just ...
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5 shades of blue collage

5 Shades of Blue For Your Spring Look

Blue is the New Hue... according to the inside scoop we got from the expert stylists at NIC+ZOE ! As we ease into the relaxed spirit of Spring, ...
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bride and groom

A Princeton Bride’s Guide to a Palmer Square Wedding

All you need to kick start your happily ever-after is right here in the heart of Downtown Princeton!   ~Follow this guide for a wedding EXPERIENCE full ...
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M·A·C Makes It “Two” Easy

Want to go from daytime chic to nighttime glam!? Natural to smoky!? M·A·C Cosmetics has wide range of products that make it even simpler to achieve ...
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Top 10 Tips To Beat The Winter Blues

Welcome to January where the weather is colder, the days are shorter and the only thing you feel like doing is cozying up in ...
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Holidays on the Square

It’s the most magical time of the year and there’s no better place to spend the holidays than in the heart of Princeton! As ...
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What You Can Expect at the 26th Annual JazzFeast!

It's that time again... the 26th Annual JazzFeast is Sunday, September 17th from noon t0 6:00pm! This event is one of Princeton's largest, and ...
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University Style Guide!

Study in style this year with a little help from Palmer Square! Text books aren't the only accessory you'll be seen rocking next semester... ...
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Gazpacho, Perfect for Summertime!

On July 6th, Princeton Soup & Sandwich Co.'s Chef Niko presented a demonstration on Gazpacho at the Princeton Library His professional insights and knowledge ...
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Five Easy Tips on Decorating Your Home by The Farmhouse Store’s Michael Halphen

We caught up with Michael Halphen, one of The Farmhouse Store's talented interior designers. Michael graduated from Drexel University in Philadelphia PA with Master’s ...
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It’s a (Paint) Party at Cranbury Station Gallery!

Running out of new ideas for date night?   Want to enjoy a creative night out with your girlfriends? Trying to find a new ...
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MAC Now Open!

Leading makeup authority, M·A·C Cosmetics, has opened its sixth freestanding store in NJ and it’s on Palmer Square!   On March 14th, over 150 ...
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J.Crew spring clothing display

Spring into Spring!

Spring is the restart season. The weather is warm, flowers bloom and it's also the best time to create a "new you" --- and the Square ...
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Pi Day 2017

The cold never bothered us anyway! Temperatures were a little colder than years' past... but that didn't stop us from having fun at our ...
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Why (_______________) Would Enjoy the Nassau Inn…

Located right in the heart of Palmer Square, is the historic Nassau Inn. Behind their iconic red door lies the charm of the past blended with the ...
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Behind the Coffee Bar: Rojo’s Roastery

Roasted daily in Lamberville, NJ, Rojo's Roastery's artisan coffee and teas are full of unique flavor.... Manager Andrew Valentine let us behind the scenes ...
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A Guy’s Guide to Valentine’s Day

Guys, we know what you're thinking, "Valentine's Day is two weeks away!"  Relax!  We have bubbly champagne, decadent chocolate, the perfect gift, and a delicious ...
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PSq Q&A : Amy Kaczowski, Salon Pure

With expertly trained and friendly stylists, Salon Pure is a proven go-to spot when it comes to helping people look their best.  Located on ...
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Last Minute Stocking Stuffers

Only days left till the biggest gift exchange of the year! We have some great ideas to fill both big-kid and little-kid stockings with ...
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2016 Gift Giving Guide Part IV: Feel Good Gifts They’ll Love

With so many amazing offerings at Palmer Square, we couldn't stop at just three Gift Giving Guides for the season! This next list features experiences as ...
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2016 Gift Giving Guide Part III: Great Gifts for $100+

Because sometimes you just have to splurge!  In this edition of our gift giving guide, you'll find stunning gifts for $100+, and we promise, ...
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2016 Gift Giving Guide Part II: Great Gifts $50 – $100

Our shopping continues with the second installment of our Palmer Square Gift Giving Guide!  Need a special gift for a special someone? All items ...
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2016 Gift Giving Guide Part I: Great Gifts Under $50

Palmer Square truly has something for everyone on your holiday shopping list! We roamed the Square to compile three different Gift Giving Guides to ...
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jaZams: Princeton’s North Pole For The Holidays

In the world of fun and play, there's truly no other place like jaZams!  Filled with all the toys and books on your kids' ...
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Holidays on the Square

Adorned with fresh garland, red velvet ribbons and twinkling white lights, Palmer Square is the quintessential setting for holiday shopping, dining and memorable events. ...
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Is it really the end of November?

Each year, the holiday season seems to arrive sooner and sooner.  But what better place to enjoy the busiest time of year than at Palmer ...
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PSq Q&A: Ron & Kristin Menapace, The Farmhouse Store

With its unique collection of handcrafted artisan gifts, home décor, furniture, and so much more, The Farmhouse Store truly lives up to its reputation ...
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vats of soups

Cozy-up This Fall With Princeton Soup & Sandwich

Nothing says "autumn" like comfort food; and no one does comfort food quite like Princeton Soup & Sandwich.   Their menu features a variety ...
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All Jazzed Up! An Inside Look at the 25th Annual JazzFeast.

We are happy to say our 25th Annual JazzFeast was a huge success!   The weathermen predicted rain, but instead, Mother Nature gave us ...
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Send Them Back to School in Style

Don't stress over your kids' wardrobe for this school year. Shop the Square for new outfits that will make them look and feel their ...
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Labor Day BBQ’s: Sending Summer Off the Right Way

We know you're sad to see summer go... but at least make sure your Labor Day BBQ is one to remember! We've roamed the ...
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Carter & Cavero Old World Olive Oil : Beyond Salad Dressing

How creative can you get with olive oils and vinegars? Well, according to Carter and Cavero Old World Olive Oil Company...very! The delicious products ...
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PSq Q&A: Jacqui Arce-Quinton, Pure Barre

Despite what you might think, Pure Barre is no dance class.  Rather, this intense and effective workout challenges you physically and mentally. With upbeat ...
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Let’s Take This Outside… Your Guide to Al Fresco Dining on the Square

Warm weather is here, which means it is officially the season to enjoy your favorite meals in a beautiful outdoor setting.   The Square ...
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Summer on the Square

What makes an outdoor shopping experience even better?   Fun outdoor events!  Concerts, movies for the family and much more. View our complete schedule ...
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Now Open!

We are thrilled to welcome two new and fashionably chic stores to the Square!   Fashionistas rejoice!  ZOË Pop-Up and Club Monaco are now ...
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Girls Night Out 2016

It was another year filled with fashion, food and of course, FUN!   Over 800 ladies attended GNO's 10th birthday on May 19.  The ...
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Polly’s Posts

The Wish List That Keeps On Giving

Polly here, in holiday bliss : ) I love, love, love (all underlined, with three lines) the holiday season in Princeton! Once I see ...
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Celebrating Fall in Princeton

Fall is underway and I’m back, folks! Polly here - your local Princeton shop-a-holic. If you know me then you know there are two things ...
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Summer Stylin’

We've had our first heat wave in Princeton, NJ, 4th of July has happened and we are in full-on summer mode, here, people! I ...
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Spring = Reunion Season!

Ahhh, spring… the flowering trees around town give way to lush green leaves, the chess tables on the Palmer Square Green host lunch breakers ...
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Mama’s List!

Hey mama! What do you want for Mother’s Day? If you’re like me, you don’t have a list, per se, but you know what’s ...
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Break into Spring!

Spring Break! You don’t have to be a kid (or a co-ed) to get excited for Spring Break. It’s the high point after a ...
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Chocolates in heart shaped boxes

Valentine’s Day

Oh, Valentine’s Day…. it can get a little predictable, can’t it? Though we’ll never say no to a big old box of chocolate and ...
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“It’s All About ME.”

Say it with me, Princeton: “it’s all about me.” A good mantra for anyone trying to step up their self-care in the New Year, ...
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