MEQUON — The
owners of Xenia Gallery, which features gifts, jewelry and home
décor items, recently announced the store will close.
“It is with
great regret and considerable deliberation that I am announcing the
closing of Xenia Gallery,” owner Annette Dowd announced in an email
to longtime customers. “I am looking forward to spending more time
with my family and having more time for new projects.”
located at 11031 N. Port Washington Road in Mequon for the past 10
to 12 years, is in the midst of a sale. The store will close
sometime toward the end of March, said Amy Maxwell, manager of Xenia
Gallery and Dowd’s daughter.
Prior to opening
Xenia Gallery, Maxwell said Dowd operated several other stores
through the years in the small shopping mall at 1505 W. Mequon Road.
“It has been a
fast-paced and rewarding 27 years,” Dowd wrote in the email. “I
assure you that I will miss you all. It has been the joy of my life
to serve you. I thank you for your support through the years.”