Friday, November 16, 2012
Part of a series highlighting Arlington's local businesses before the holidays.
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Tuesday, October 16, 2012
The aptly-named Arlington Centered, or 'aC' for short, opened Saturday, Sept. 29.
Arlington Centered, a new boutique from the owners of Davis Squared in Somerville, has opened for business in Arlington Center. The “fun and funky” gift shop at 487 Massachusetts Ave., the recently vacated Main Event Tuxedo spot, opened its doors Saturday, Sept. 29, according to its website and Facebook page. The store’s Facebook page has a photo gallery of its colorful interior and merchandise. The boutiques’ owners, husband-and-wife Paul and Melisa Christie, opened Davis Squared five years ago at 409 Highland Ave. in Somerville. They said the new location in Arlington will have its own identity. Main Event Tuxedo had been open for more than 15 years. Have you been to Arlington Centered? If so, what were your initial impressions? Let us …
Thursday, September 13, 2012
The owners of Davis Squared are opening Arlington Centered at the recently vacated Main Event Tuxedo spot on Massachusetts Avenue.
Davis Squared, a “fun and funky” gift shop in, well, Somerville’s Davis Square, announced Thursday afternoon that it’s opening a store in Arlington Center at the end of the month. The boutique is moving into the recently vacated Main Event Tuxedo spot at 487 Massachusetts Ave. (which is to the left of Punjab). The new location will fittingly be called Arlington Centered or “aC” for short, according to the store’s press release. Davis Squared also goes by “d2.” Davis Squared, which opened five years ago at 409 Highland Ave. in Somerville, is known for its industrial floor, gothic welded steel display casings and chalkboard-paint wall, according to the release. The Arlington location, which is currently undergoing renovations, will have the …