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Welcome to new artist Melody Armstrong!

melody armstrong jewellery

We are excited to welcome a new jewellery artisan to our gallery, just in time for Christmas!  Melody Armstrong hails from Regina, Saskatchewan and her beautiful pendants and earrings make a stunning addition to our little shop.  Check out her work next time you are in! “Working with traditional and[…]

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DECEMBER HOURS

december-hours-2016

Tis’ the season, so we’ll be open later, longer, and more often for the month of December for your shopping convenience!  Monday-Friday 10-6, Saturday 10-5 and Sunday 11-5.  See you soon!

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Customer Appreciation Event This Weekend!

VT Cunningham Scarf

Don’t forget our 16th Annual Customer Appreciation Event is coming up this Saturday, October 29th and Sunday, October 30th from 10:00am – 5:00 pm each day.  There will be hot cider and yummy baking, not to mention all the wonderful new items we’re bringing in for you this season.  If you[…]

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Guest Artist coming to Little Cricket!

Chi Cheng Lee Jewellery - Balance Pendant

We are thrilled that jewellery artisan Chi Cheng Lee of Chi’s Creations will be celebrating our 16th birthday with us and will be joining us for one day only, at our Customer Appreciation Weekend on Saturday, October 29th from 10:00am – 5:00pm.  Chi has been a long-time favourite of Little Cricket customers[…]

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Food Bank Donation at Little Cricket

scarecrows-a-plenty

Downtown Maple Ridge’s Business Improvement Association’s Scarecrows-A-Plenty Food Drive is on now at participating businesses in downtown Maple Ridge from now until October 21st. Every food item or cash donation you make at Little Cricket earns us a vote (and potential bragging rights!) for Best Scarecrow! Your ballot also makes you[…]

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Diary of a Shopgirl #3

Shopgirl blog

Well, today is my 2 year anniversary!  Yep, 2 years ago Ron handed over the keys to this wonderful little store to me and since then there hasn’t been a day gone by that I haven’t put my all into making it the best little shopping experience in Maple Ridge.  A[…]

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New Sign – same great store!

Little Cricet New Sign at night

After almost 16 years Little Cricket has finally got a new sign!  I”m so excited – more than I thought I would be – it is just a sign after all…but I love seeing our little gold cricket up there all fresh and bright, and new lighting means people can now see it[…]

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Diary of a Shopgirl#2

Shopgirl blog

Allright, so I’m off to a bad start….It’s been over two months since my last confession, er..last blog….But I promised myself I wouldn’t put extra pressure on myself!  After all – as a super-small business owner as well as a mom, I’ve got plenty of other responsibilities….and that’s been key[…]

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Ugly Mug Contest Winner

Ugly Mug Winner 2016

While more wonderfully weird than ugly, this beaut submitted by Gerri is this year’s Ugly Mug Contest winner.  Gerri gets her pick of a brand-spanking new mug from Little Cricket.  Thank you for all your submissions!

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Diary of a Shopgirl #1

Shopgirl blog

Ok, so it’s been one week since I launched my website and blog.  Hmmm…now I have to blog….  Being relatively new to the whole social media universe, I found this a touch disconcerting.  When it comes to the lovely art and artists in my shop there is no doubt I[…]

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