Introduction

The American Cancer Society saves lives by helping you get well and stay well, by finding cures and by fighting back against cancer. Through a unique quality resale shopping experience the WEST SEATTLE DISCOVERY SHOP helps to support the fight against cancer.

Staffed with friendly, dedicated volunteers, the Discovery Shop offers men's and women's clothing, Junior Trends, vintage wear, accessories, jewelry, artwork, antiques, collectibles, books and other household items.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

HAPPENINGS - Special Bridal Gown Event May 4


SPECIAL ONE-OF-A-KIND BRIDAL GOWN EVENT AT
WEST SEATTLE DISCOVERY SHOP

 Wedding dresses from sizes 4 through 16 will be featured one day only, Sunday, May 4. There are 16 new dresses and 3 "once worn" in excellent condition.  Many styles available and best of all - most are priced at $100.

 A sneak preview of a few pieces available:
·         Satin sheath with long sleeves, embellished with sequins and pearls.
·         "Grace Kelly" strapless dress with a full skirt, taupe insets and a matching shawl.
·         Jeweled spaghetti-strap ivory and gold organdy and satin with matching shawl.
·         Halter top with A-line satin skirt embellished with pearls and sequins.
·         A champagne colored strapless embroidered organdy over satin with lace-up back and attached 4-foot train.
·         Victorian style, high neck satin dress with long sleeves and 4-foot train.
·         Fredrick & Nelson gown with empire waist, lace sleeves and detached 6-foot train worn 48 years ago, in excellent condition.

You will also find a new Neiman Marcus long gold brocade coat, a white satin-like pant suit, veils and head pieces,

Questions?? Call Michele at 253.293.2424

 ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY

 

Address: 4535 California Ave. SW (Alaska Junction)
Hours: Sunday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and all other days 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: 937-7169

 


 

Sunday, April 6, 2014

HAPPENINGS - April 7 - 20


A work in progress! Be sure to check out our new vintage area. Many treasures from the past.

We will be closed Easter Sunday April 20 but there are fun things going on until then. Monday April 7 and Thursday April 17, pick an egg and discover a percentage off your entire purchase. An Easter basket of goodies can be yours for a $1 donation.

 Blue tags are 50% off, plus anything worn above the waist will be 30% off from Sunday April 13 through Saturday April 19. Think Spring!

 If you or someone you know is planning their wedding, mark your calendar for our Bridal Gown Event on Sunday May 4. We have 16 never worn dresses in various sizes, plus veils and head pieces reasonably priced. Watch for more info coming soon.
 
All month specials: Mondays-Double stamps on Customer Appreciation Cards between 10 a.m. and noon, Tuesdays-20% off Senior's purchases, Saturday-20% off for HS students with school ID and Sundays-40% off all men's wear.

 Please follow us to Facebook and let us know how we're doing.

Sunday, March 23, 2014

HAPPENINGS - March 24-April 6

 
"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

Spring is in the air and we have a wonderful selection of shoes, clothing and accessories to brighten up your wardrobe.
Right now all pink tags are75% off and beginning April 1 blue tags will be 50% off.

If you need a warm coat or jacket they are 50% off through the end of March. You'll find a wide variety of styles, colors and sizes.

On special days in April you can pick an Easter egg with a percentage off your entire purchase hiding inside. The first day for this surprise is Wednesday, April 2.  Check out our Easter decorations too.

All month specials: Mondays-Double stamps on Customer Appreciation Cards between 10 a.m. and noon, Tuesdays-20% off Senior's purchases, Saturday-20% off for HS students with school ID and Sundays-40% off all men's wear.

Follow us to Facebook. We'd love to have you leave a comment about your visit to the Discovery Shop to help us achieve our goal of excellent inventory and customer service at our "unique quality resale Shop."
April is the month of awareness for Testicular Cancer (ribbon color orchid), Esophageal Cancer (ribbon color periwinkle) and Head and Neck Cancer (ribbon color burgundy/ivory).

"A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"

 

Sunday, March 9, 2014

HAPPENINGS - March 10-23


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"
Good things are happening at the American Cancer Society Discovery Shop in the next two weeks.

All pink tags are 50% off and the Antiques, Vintage and Collectibles remain at 50% off through Sunday March 16, then items disappear forever. This is your last chance to get that treasure you've been eyeing -- the next day there will be a whole new Shop theme.

We're celebrating St. Patrick's Day with green clothing 50% off Saturday March 15 though Monday March 17. Sorry, no green beer will be served but we're not far from West 5 where I'm sure they can accommodate you.

Tuesday March 18 through Monday March 31 you can pick up a jacket or coat for 50% off. A wide variety of styles, colors and sizes to choose from. New items are put out daily so check back often.

Don't forget our weekly specials: Mondays-Double stamps on Customer Appreciation Cards between 10 a.m. and noon, Tuesdays-20% off Senior's purchases, Saturday-20% off for HS students with school ID and Sundays-40% off all men's wear.

We're always looking for a few good volunteers in the Discovery Shop to further the American Cancer Society's goal of saving lives. All proceeds at the Discovery Shop benefit the American Cancer Society.
To help us achieve our goal of giving excellent customer service please follow us to Facebook and leave a comment about your visit to the Discovery Shop.


"A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"

 

 

Sunday, February 23, 2014

HAPPENINGS - February 24 - March 9

"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

·         Yellow tags are 75% off Monday February 24 then $1 through the end of February. Don't wait if you've been eyeing a special treasure - someone else may be too. - 1st come, 1st serve! March 1 pink tags become 50% off.

·         Our first 2014 semi-annual Antique, Vintage and Collectible Event continues.  This is our biggest fundraiser and you won't believe what we have for you. There are many items that will trigger a mental walk down memory lane. Tell your friends - you don't want to miss this!

·         WOW!! Time to do some serious shopping. -- Thursday March 6 starts a special four-day 50% OFF EVERYTHING in the Discovery Shop! This happens only twice a year and baskets are handy so you can "shop until you drop." Great buys are available with our wonderful volunteers ready to help you find exactly what you're looking for.

·         All month specials: Mondays-Double stamps on Customer Appreciation Cards between 10 a.m. and noon, Tuesdays-20% off Senior's purchases, Saturday-20% off for HS students with school ID and Sundays-40% off all men's wear.
Put your time and talents to work in our resale shop preparing and selling quality donated items while you help raise money to further the American Cancer Society's goal of saving lives. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society thanks to our dedicated volunteers.

We'd love to have you leave a comment when you follow us to Facebook.
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness (ribbon color dark blue) and Kidney Cancer Awareness (ribbon color orange) month.

"A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"

 

 

Sunday, February 9, 2014

HAPPENINGS - February 10-23


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"
Yellow tags are 50% off plus all housewares are 50% off through Saturday February 15.

Join us Valentine's Day and draw a candy kiss for a special discount on your entire purchase.

We're open until 8:30 p.m. February 13 during the Junction Art Walk. Check out our beautiful art work also.
We will be closed Sunday February 16 to set up our first 2014 semi-annual Antique, Vintage and Collectible Event starting the next day promptly at 10 a.m. This is our biggest fundraiser. We have a 1920's completely handmade quilt, a 1950's Singer sewing machine and attachments in a cabinet, 3 signed and dated R.W. Adamson Shaman masks, 2 WWII helmets and many collectible dolls. Also featured are housewares and unusual treasures that will trigger a mental walk down memory lane. Tell your friends - you won't want to miss this one!

All month specials: Mondays-Double stamps on Customer Appreciation Cards between 10 a.m. and noon, Tuesdays-20% off Senior's purchases, Saturday-20% off for HS students with school ID and Sundays-40% off all men's wear.
Please follow us to Facebook. We would love to have you leave a comment and tell us how we're doing.

"A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"

 

 

Sunday, January 26, 2014

HAPPENINGS - January 27-February 9


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"
Blue tags are $1 Tuesday January 28 through the end of the month and on Saturday February 1 yellow tags become 50% off.

The  Picture and Frame Event you've been waiting for begins Wednesday January 29. Our picture coordinator has been busy preparing a huge number of beautiful pictures - something for any decor. Remember, these are one of a kind and if you have a favorite you should snatch it up before someone beats you to it.
All women's plus sizes are 45% for 4 days starting Wednesday February 5. A wonderful selection is available.

Watch for news of the Antiques, Vintage and Collectible Event starting mid-February. (Hint: When is Presidents' Day observed? My calendar shows February 17!) This is our biggest fundraiser of the year and you won't be disappointed in the many memories from the past that could be yours to cherish.
Put your time and talents to work in our upscale resale shop preparing and selling quality donated items. Celebrate each new day in the Discovery Shop developing relationships and making life-long friends as you help raise money to further the American Cancer Society's goal of saving lives. The backbone of the Discovery Shop is made up of volunteers like you. Our volunteers truly represent hope, progress and answers. Come in and check out how you can help.

All month specials: Mondays-Double stamps on Customer Appreciation Cards between 10 a.m. and noon, Tuesdays-20% off Senior's purchases, Saturday-20% off for HS students with school ID and Sundays-40% off all men's wear.

Please follow us to Facebook. We'd love to have you "LIKE" us and leave a comment.

February is National Cancer Prevention Month. Cancer awareness this month is gallbladder and bile duct cancer and the ribbon color is kelly green.

"A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"