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10 Meaningful Gifts for Mom this Mother's Day

10 Meaningful Gifts for Mom this Mother's Day

While we should be thankful for our mothers every day, Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to show our moms how much we love and appreciate them. Whether the mom you want to celebrate is your own or someone else’s, a new mom or a grandmother, a mom to a fur baby or even yourself as a mother – Here are 10 meaningful gift ideas she will love. Wooden Scoop with Heart Detail by Leigh Donovan. Fr…
The First Annual Art in Bloom Floral Event

The First Annual Art in Bloom Floral Event

Date: May 1stTime: 1:00pm - 5:00pmLocation: Paris Crew - 62 Water Street, Saint John, NB E2L 5G1Calling all art lovers! Don't miss our first annual floral art show.Stop by and check out artwork by Melanie Koteff Backman, Vanessa Drew, and Richard Flynn+ Pottery by Leanne MacdonaldMeet the artist - Melanie Koteff BackmanSpecial guest - Galbraith Florist, selling beautiful bouquets of…
We Won a Heritage Award!

We Won a Heritage Award!

Have you heard the news!Paris Crew has won the Storefront Rehabilitation Heritage Award. This has been an amazing transformation/experience and we would love to thank Avant Garde Construction and Management and Studio Shirshekar for the amazing work in creating our beautiful space. We would also like to thank the City of Saint John and each and everyone of our followers for the support, i…
​5 Books for Creatives

​5 Books for Creatives

In the market for a book to read over the March break? Look no further! We’ve got you covered.Brighten the Corner Where You Are by Carol BruneauOne glimpse of the tiny painted house that folk art legend Maud Lewis shared with her husband, Everett, in Marshalltown, Nova Scotia, during the mid-twentieth century and the startling contrast between her joyful artwork and her life’s deprivations is evid…
​Choosing the perfect piece of art for your home

​Choosing the perfect piece of art for your home

Five tips to help any homeowner beautify their space with art:1) Decide where you want to put it and measure the areaIn order to pick artwork for your space, you first have to decide where you’re going to put it. The artwork you choose will be an extension of the room in which it is displayed. You should also take measurements to ensure that the piece you choose will fit. 2) No matter what me…
Supporting Local During a Pandemic

Supporting Local During a Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has been hard for everyone, especially small businesses. Saint John has a thriving community of small, locally-owned shops that are being affected by the restrictions implemented during the Red, Orange and Yellow stages of recovery in New Brunswick.Here at Paris Crew, we are doing our best to support fellow businesses in the Uptown area. There are many ways to provide your su…