Category Archive: Blog

Jan 04

Spend less, save more

Regular Retail Price-$19.99
Hooks & Hangers Price $4.95

Are you ready to make a New Years Resolution that you will keep?  We are going to make it so easy for you, that you aren’t going to even realize that you are keeping your resolution this year!!  The new year is a great time for self evaluation.  A wonderful time to look at the …

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Dec 15

You want us to do what???!!!


You want us to do what??? As you all know, we love taking pieces that come into the store and turn them into “Ahhhhmazing” pieces. We paint, repurpose, whatever it takes to bring a piece back to life.  We work our magic, put it out for sale and the perfect person comes along who just …

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Nov 14

Taking apart a pallet


  Happy cold weather ya’ll!!   Fall and winter are the perfect time to get some projects done.  Everyone knows we love projects and everyone knows a lot of our projects are made from pallets.  Basically we are borderline obsessed with pallets.   Okay, really not borderline.  Just obsessed.  You get the point. Pallet wood is where …

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Oct 13

Resale Shopping 101

Resale Shopping 101 There are a lot of things we love…and on the top of our list is resale shopping. Not just for the obvious reason (because we run a resale store) but because we love recycling, upcycling, saving money and the great finds you can score!  I mean, who doesn’t want to find that …

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Oct 04

This is our story….

Have you ever thought…”WOW-those folks at Rustic Restorations are so amazing! Where did they come from and how did they get started”? (insert YES here).   We figured you’d say yes, so we thought we’d start off our blogging journey with telling you our story.  Let’s start at the very beginning. Spring Dell Center, Inc. is …

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May 12

The New Rustic Restorations!


Rustic Restorations (RR) is located within Spring Dell Center’s Charlotte Hall Hooks & Hangers location. Items featured in Rustic Restorations include antiques, collectibles, vintage treasures and restored custom painted furniture and decor pieces! RR opened in January 2015 after Hooks & Hangers underwent a major renovation. Customers LOVE their daily finds and you will too! …

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Apr 10

Project Hooks & Hangers Charlotte Hall Renovation, Success!


Hangers in Charlotte Hall is Spring Dell Center’s largest resale store with 15,000 square feet of retail space. The Area Retail Manager and store employees envisioned a store remodel and revitalization for years and thought as the store approached it’s 15th anniversary, what better time to do it! Throughout the month of January, Spring Dell Center’s maintenance …

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Oct 13

Hooks & Hangers at the LaPlata Fall Festival


October 12, 2014 – Hooks & Hangers participated in the 2014 LaPlata Fall Festival held at the Town Hall. Visitors to our vendor booth were able to purchase items from our resale stores and preview items from our new Rustic Restorations Collection. The first 30 visitors received $5 gift certificates to any of our 3 …

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May 07

Dress for Success with the Young Entrepreneurs Academy at Hooks and Hangers

Staff photo by TIN NGUYEN
Jaclynn Thomas, left, and Jayla Bailey learn from LaKeysha Boyd-Moore about appropriate makeup for work during a field trip at the Hooks and Hangers thrift store with the Youth Entrepreneurs Academy program. The staff at Spring Dell Center also taught the students how to dress for business occasions.

Hooks and Hangers hosted an event at the La Plata location teaching students how to Dress for Success. The students are apart of the Young Entrepreneurs Academy through the Charles County Chamber of Commerce. Future business leaders get their dapper on YEA program teaches dress for success lesson Young entrepreneurs got a few fashion do’s …

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Jun 12

Hooks & Hangers New Website

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Welcome to our new website where you can learn about upcoming events, sales and our ongoing involvement in the community! We, at Hooks & Hangers, are very excited about all the changes and upgrades being made to our stores and are always open to new ideas. Do you visit our stores frequently? Maybe you are …

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