Stores spend months deciding which products to target as big sellers for the holiday shopping season.
But despite all of the plotting and planning, it is the consumer that ultimately chooses what is hot and what is not.
“The economy makes it difficult,” said Patti Wilson of Wakefield-Scearce Galleries in Shelbyville. “What might be hot one day, the next day you might not sell a piece of it. But if you have something people want, and they feel strong about it, they are going to buy it regardless.”