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It's a White County Christmas
.. a celebration honoring the small town traditions of the holiday season.
Shop Carmi for your holiday gifts
Discover the magic of Christmas
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White County has all you need this holiday season
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Register at any or all participating retailers during opening weekend of “It’s a White County Christmas,” Nov. 18-19. 
The winner will be notified Nov. 21.

Winners must agree to have their photo and name appear in all media outlets requested by the Chamber.
Win more than $700 in fabulous prizes in the 2011 White County Christmas Stroll
Cooperating Stroll Businesses
Make your season bright with special gifts from a selection of Byers Choice Carolers, TJ Santas, Elf on the Shelf, Camille Beckman bath and body products, gourmet food items from Robert Rothschild, Rabbit Creek and Gourmet du Village, and ornaments galore!  Choose from beautiful jackets, sweaters, vests, scarves, and jewelry for the ladies on your list. We feature Baggallini and MC Handbags and unique jewelry items from Treska, Sondra G, and Giftcraft. Merle Norman Cosmetics and OPI Nail Lacquer make perfect stocking stuffers. Gifts beautifully wrapped and gift certificates are available! 
Cosmetics & Boutique
325 E. Main Street, 618-382-4922
Two huge floors of décor and giftware will help you complete your entire Christmas “to do” list.  Scent your home with Yankee and Greenleaf products. Set your table with Signature dishware and Park linens. Serve an entire buffet with Wind & Willow and Brownlow mixes.Trim the tree and deck the halls!  Expand your Willow Tree Nativity collection with NEW pieces. And, the gift list? Even check off the children you shop for, large and small, with Melissa & Doug toys!  Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find it here. Check us out on Facebook!
This family owned and operated business has been serving Carmi since 1985 with quality service and appliances by Maytag, Whirlpool, and Frigidaire, LG Televisions, La-Z-Boy furniture, and Campbell bedding. Free delivery and set up.     
320 E. Main Street
You’ll find a great assortment of gifts at H. D. Bean Jewelers.  Whether you are looking for diamond or gemstone jewelry, sterling silver, pearl or affordable fashion pieces, there is something for everyone on your list at Bean’s. Santa also recommends that you shop at H. D. Bean Jewelers for Dept. 56 Village pieces, Snowbabies, clocks, crystal sun catchers, Cross pens, key chains, and money clips.
We are beginning our seventh year in business in Carmi. We specialize in personalized gifts, silk screen, custom embroidery, sports uniforms, signs, banners, hats, shirts, vinyl decals, promotional items and more. You will find unique home décor items, Wood Wick and McCall’s candles, jewelry, initial pendants, totes, bags and purses, Stephen Joseph for toddlers and youth. We have gifts for all ages….babies, ‘tweens and teens, to adults. Locally owned by Robin and Dink Nichols. 
201 N. Walnut Street

Celebrating one year in business!  1863 Mercantile is home to a unique gathering of handcrafted primitives and needful things. Stop in and create a gift basket for someone special on your list.  In addition to our primitive goods, we carry a variety of items that are sure to make great gifts and stocking stuffers! Be sure to check out our selection of furniture, rungs, curtains, lighting, everyday and seasonal décor, candles, tart warmers, dip mixes, homemade jams, jellies and seasoned salt.

121 E. Main Street 

A full selection of business supplies and furniture is available in stock and by special order. Choose from a large selection of American greeting cards. FedEx shipping location.

A delightful shop of dolls and doll-related items for the young and young-at-heart. From rag dolls to dolls who travel the internet, there’s something for every doll lover. 
Serving Carmi and the White County area since 1947 and offering fresh and silk flowers for the home, wedding and funerals. Gift items such as Root, Beanpod and Warmglow candles, ceramic candle warmers, Claire Burke fragrances, Sweet Shop chocolates, Wind & Willow mixes and much more. We offer delivery service and will accept all major credit cards.  Stein’s is a top 2000 Teleflora florist.
Thanks to all of our customers and the great community support, we celebrated our 6th Anniversary in business on November 1.  We are a full service florist and gift shop with something for everyone.  Stop in or call for all your special occasion gifts. Choose from our selection of balloons, candles, Lib’s Candy, cards, sympathy tributes and much more. We custom decorate for any occasion….birthdays, graduations, retirements, weddings and the Holiday Season.
$700 VALUE

Willow Tree Christmas Story Large Nativity Set
   from The Courtyard

Inspirational Box Sign
    from 1863 MercantilE

Sterling Silver Circle of Love Necklace
   from H.D. Bean Jewelers

Rococo framed Swan Oil Painting
   from Karger Kollectibles

Gift Certificate
   from Logo Graphics
   & Gifts

Merle Norman Cosmetics and Byers Choice Caroler
   from Merle Norman
   Cosmetics & Boutique

Desk Top Calculator
   from Reppert’s Office

Lee Middleton Play Baby
   from Rhoda’s Doll

Child’s Recliner
   from Rush Appliance

Silk Holiday Arrangement
   from Stein’s Flowers

Grapevine Holiday Wreath
   from The Yellow Rose. 
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