TeaPots n Treasures recently announced an advance purchase deal: $250 in store credit for $275.
"That is an immediate cost savings of 10 percent, or $25," explained owner Donna Yarema Stroh. "Now this is just like having $275 of cash in your pocket at either of our stores or our Internet marketplace. So any specials we have going on and bargains you drive with us; this insures you're getting an additional 10 percent reduction. This can be used for anything at anytime, including gift certificates for loved ones during the Christmas season. There is no expiration--use it now, next week, next month or next year."
Funds will be put in the TeaPots n Treasures computer system. Members will be given a special card and password which must be presented at time of purchase. Members can buy a card in person or over the phone; the numbers are 687-TPOT(8768) or 500-1079 (Cumberland location). Debit and credit cards are accepted.
TeaPots n Treasures is a tea shop with elements of grandma's attic thrown in. The shop is known for its tea and offers complimentary tastings daily. There are more than 800 varieties of tea, ranging from yerba mate and rooibos to exotic green tea harvested by monkeys. Many of the teas have medicinal benefits; the store's unofficial motto is "We have a tea for that."
The downtown shop is located at 133 E. Ohio, next to Punchburger. The Cumberland location is at 11500 East Washington St.