If Only…a fine store joins galleries and other Fairbanks retail businesses and eateries in the promotion of a vibrant arts extravaganza each first Friday of the month. Our events are posted here as well as in the Arts & Entertainment Guide of the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. Between Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays we feature live music every Friday evening for your enjoyment and are open extended hours for your shopping convenience. Watch for our annual holiday Open House in the late fall and our solstice celebration events at summer and winter solstice each year.

Handcrafted Jewelry

Phases of Love

August 3rd, 5-8 pm Join us First Friday for the introduction of Uno de 50’s Phases of Love Collection.  You’ll have the opportunity to purchase handcrafted bracelets, earrings, and necklaces that...

Good as Gold Flash Sale

July 19th, 5-8pm During the Downtown Block Party, we’ll feature a selection of handcrafted jewelry at 30% off.  Shop early for best selection, this sale features newly discounted jewelry by Patricia...

Vera Bradley Launch

July 9th, 10am-8pm  Shop the newest colors, Dream Tapestry and Dream Diamonds in your favorite Vera Bradley styles.  Gage Blue is new in the Gallatin and Mallory leather...

Celebrating the American Spirit

July 6th, 5-8 pm  Join us First Friday as we celebrate the American Spirit and the creative hands that make many of our products.  Louise Kowalski will perform a wide repertoire of music on keyboard...

Solstice Sale

June 21st through June 28th Join us Thursday June 21st from 5 to 8 pm for the kickoff of our annual Solstice Sale!  40% off Selected and Retiring Vera Bradley and baggallini plus some of our favorite...

Celebrating Alaska’s Beauty

June 1st, 5-8pm Guest artist Pauline Lian of IceWorm Studio will be with us to share her process of pressed Alaskan botanicals.  She’ll have pressed flowers under glass and her flower presses with...

Locally Made

Friday, May 4, 5-8 pm Guest artist Ben Geisler is back with handmade leather goods. He crafts shave kits, luggage tags, bear bells, and more. He’ll have a large selection from which to choose at this...

Tools for Creativity: An Interactive First Friday

Friday April 6, 5-8 pm Join If Only staff as they demonstrate tools and show you some of the uses of our papers, journals, pens & inks. You’ll get tips on use and you’ll learn what works best for...

Introducing Summer Vera Bradley

Thursday, March 8 Join us for the launch of Indio and Splash Dot, patterns that speak of practicality and style just right for our Fairbanks’ summer. A new and improved luggage collection rolls out, too, so...