Simply the Best, a fashion jewelry and accessories retailer, recently opened its first store in the Syracuse area at 280 Northern Lights Plaza in Mattydale. Store hours are Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. There is a satelite store in the lobby of the Sherwood Inn as well - across from the front desk.
The store features more than 1,000 jewelry and accessory pieces appropriate for proms, weddings, special events and everyday wear. Most store merchandise is priced under $30 including scarves, pashminas, watches, earrings, bracelets, necklaces and handbags.
"Simply the Best offers fun and affordable fashion jewelry and accessories that appeal to customers of all ages," said Spencer Slottje, operating manager of Simply the Best. "Our store merchandise is ideal for everyday wear or special events."
Simply the Best has a store in Mashpee, Mass. and will have a total of three stores when a temporary location opens in The Shops at Ithaca Mall in Ithaca, this November for the holiday season.
Simply the Best is locally owned and operated by the Slottje family of Skaneateles.