We are hardly into October and already they have predicted flurries in our future. That being said we are stocked and ready with snow pants, boots, hats, mittens, and all things cozy for these upcoming chilly temperatures. We can also help give you warm fuzzies when you read this month’s newsletter which includes all the information on our rewards program, special sales, and new fall gear!
Mark Your Calendar.
Main Street Farmers Market Final Date
When: Saturday October 4th
Where: 300 & 400 Block of Main Street and the Tom Evans Park
What: Catch the last of Ames Main Street Farmers’ Market this month! It’s a community event with local vendors and producers bringing their best to sell and share! It’s a great time to start the weekend with family and friends as you stroll in the sunshine down Main Street. It will bring you conveniently closer to our front door which is only a few steps away from great deals on all things your family needs to save time and money! Duck Worth Wearing opens at 9am on Farmers’ Market Saturdays, and will return to regular business hours.
Main Street Trick or Treat
When: Thursday October 30th 10am-2pm
Where: Main Street, Downtown Ames, Iowa
What: Visit Downtown Ames Main Street at participating stores including Duck Worth Wearing & The Loft for a day of Trick or Treating!
Please note the following dates for consignment acceptance of seasonal items.
- We are taking consignment every day except Sunday
- Please limit consignment items to 50
- October 1st we will begin accepting Christmas items
- Please snap and button your items
- long sleeves
- soccer/football cleats
- back to school items
- fleece, flannel & corduroy
- fall jackets
- winter gear
- Halloween Costumes
Rewards are Back!
Rewards are finally back at Duck Worth Wearing. Once you spend $150 at Duck Worth Wearing, you will receive a $5 credit. It is that easy! You simply shop and gain rewards. Be sure when checking out we have your name, address and current email.
Rewards never expire, and can be combined at checkout.
For those that have shopped over the last 10 months with us, we have not forgotten you. If you spent enough to get a reward we will put the credit on your account. Stop in to check and there may be a surprise waiting for you!
Get your Halloween Costumes at Duck Worth Wearing.
Why pay retail prices for a costume worn only a few times? We have an awesome selection of Halloween attire for your trick or treat needs!
Melissa and Doug 20% Off!
You won’t want to miss the 20% off special on all of our great Melissa and Doug items! Knock out your Christmas shopping early to take advantage of these great deals!
18″ Doll Clothes – New Items just in!
Do you have a special little girl in your life who loves to dress her dolls? We have adorable new doll clothes and accessories for our 18″ dolls which also fit American Girl Dolls. Outfit not only your kids, but their prized dolls for less!
Putting you and your family’s best face forward can be easier than ever when you read this month’s Duck Worth Wearing Blog! We feature advice and tips on how to dress for success. Read our latest blog to discover the best clothing color combinations, tips for school photos and head shots, as well as the best lighting conditions for a stunning family photograph!
You Should get to Know.
Each month we will be featuring a staff member for you to get to know! Our staff thinks of our consigners and shoppers as an extension of the Duck Worth Wearing family and we want to connect! This month you should get to know our very own Kaity Degen.
Who: Kaity Degen
Position: Sales Associate at Duck Worth Wearing.
Past: Kaity had her beginnings in Emmetsburg, Iowa. She grew up with two sisters and one brother. Before attending Iowa State University she received her AA at Iowa Lakes Community College in Esterville, Iowa.
Present: Kaity is currently an Iowa State University student in Elementary Eduction. As a Junior she is in her third year of enjoying athletics, and spending her free time with family and friends which includes one niece and another on the way!
Future: With one and half years a head of her at ISU, Kaity looks forward to her time at The Loft and serving her customers with her happy demeanor and desire to help.
As the summer is now a distant memory and you prepare for the upcoming fall and winter seasons keep us in mind for all of your wardrobe needs. We are excited about the rewards program being back in full swing and can’t wait to shower you with rewards!
Thank you for your business, and as always for shopping local!