Events at our Boutique Location

Straus Pinstriping at Cats Like Us!

Event date Crafts & home Fashion Lifestyle Local

Come by and meet Paul Straus on Saturday, December 8 from 11am-6pm. He's been striping for over 30 years and will be pinstriping all day in the shop!  Want a certain something pinstriped? You can bring in any "stripe-able" items for him to paint! He'll stripe them for a nominal fee. (But no smooth patent leather, please.) Paul will have some items already pinstriped for sale too. Note: striping is on a FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. Cats Like Us is the EXCLUSIVE retailer of Straus striped one-of-a-kind vintage handbags: We also have wall mounted Straus striped tikis available in-store...

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Small Business CATerday at Cats Like Us!

Event date Local

Shop Small Business I mean Saturday at Cats Like Us! Small Business Saturday is the day after Black Friday, Saturday, November 24, when we celebrate the Shop Small movement to encourage people to shop local.~Cats Like Us will be open an hour earlier from 10am-6pm~We'll have mystery doorbuster goodie bags!~Double punches ALL DAY on your frequent shopper Cats Like Us cards!~Special ONE DAY sales will be announced in the coming weeks!~FREE coffee & snacks!This is only the beginning! We'll be revealing the details in the upcoming weeks... Be sure to shop all the boutiques in the area, have lunch,...

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Lumpy Buttons Pop-Up Shop!

Event date Crafts & home Local

Come to Cats Like Us on Saturday, November 10th from 12pm-6pm and shop Lumpy Buttons. Lumpy Buttons felt work is the brainchild of Esther, a working artist based in Buffalo, NY. She loves her city, animals, and life in general, and has created a workshop of cute, goofy and geeky handmade gifts for just about anybody (including yourself!) What is amazing is that ALL of her items are completely handmade, from cutting the original designs to being sewn completely by hand. None of them are made with a sewing machine! RSVP to the Facebook event page and we'll see you...

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Danny Stitches ~ Gothabilly Cowboy ~ Live!

Event date Music

Stop into Cats Like Us Saturday, October 20 from 5:30-7 (***Cats Like Us will be open until 7:30) and hear the creepy melodies of our favorite gothabilly cowboy, Danny Stitches ~ Just in time for Halloween!!! Danny Stitches takes you on a solitary acoustic journey into the darkest corners of American Roots Music. Delivering a blend of Acoustic Country & Western, Americana and Folk with a dark edge. He will have CDs for sale along with T shirts and an illustrated poster. If you ask nicely, he'll sign them for you too! Want to know more? Facebook:'t wait for October? You can...

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Smoking Hot Bags Pop-Up Shop!

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Saturday, Sept 22nd, 12 - 6 PM Smoking Hot Bags is the creation of local artists Leanne & Bill, once customers of mine and now friends, come and see their handbag creations on Saturday, September 22 from noon-6pm at Cats Like Us.Smoking Hot Bags are made from upcycled cigar boxes and sometimes wine boxes. Each is unique and hand painted. Leanne's specialty is horror movie designs, but she can create custom ones to match any style. She doesn't vend out often, but can be found at pinup events and horror conventions around the Western New York area. We are lucky to...

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