Arts, Crafts, Collectibles & Gifts
A Picture’s Worth A Thousand Words provides distinctive custom picture framing, fine and decorative regional art and carefully selected used rare and collectable books, maps and antique prints.
We offer an entertaining shopping experience, ever-changing inventory at a good price and great customer service. We began as a “Pier 1” franchise in 1983. We re-branded in August of 2006 when our agreement expired. The owners wanted to continue and expand on the theme of a home furnishings store that was surprising, fun and affordable to shop in.
Since 1914, Alie’s has served New Hampshire and New England as the finest family-owned jeweler in the area. From engagement rings to diamond jewelry, from gold to platinum, rings, necklaces, watches, and much more, we offer the very finest in selection and quality custom craftsmanship.
Our mission is to build honest furniture using as much reclaimed wood as possible. We design in-house, specializing in wood dining tables, furniture and home decor. We are happy to work with you to create anything from one piece to a room or a whole house; if you run a business, we can help you get the look and feel you are striving for through accent walls, furniture, tables, and displays. Back Burner Designs also supports programs that benefit the local community, small business and the environment, so you can feel good about your purchase.
Celtic Crossing has been importing quality gifts, celtic jewelry, clothing and food from Ireland, Scotland and Wales. We also have the only kilt rental service in New Hampshire.
D. Pratt Framer offers fine custom picture framing, art and frame restoration, ready-made frames along with antique maps and prints, and nautical charts in the new Chart Room.
The mission of Fair Tide is to provide short-term affordable housing in a safe dignified setting for people who are homeless. Fair Tide, with the help of the community, provides advocacy, support and referrals to assist our residents in their move toward permanent housing and financial stability. Proceeds from our thrift store support the Fair Tide transitional housing program.
It is the love for our work that brings you exceptional, fresh arrangements of unparalleled quality, style, class, and natural beauty. Since 1986, we’ve been serving satisfied customers from our shop in historic downtown Portsmouth. We thrive on working with people, creating designs for weddings and events, decorating homes and businesses.
We are staffed by local people and serve local people by providing thrift and assistance to local people living with cancer. We offer quality items that have been donated by the generous Seacoast community.
Good Juju by Ceci hosts the works of over 60 local artisans in a historic building right on Main Street, in beautiful Newmarket. Our products are carefully curated and range from home decor, vintage furniture, gifts for young and mature, antiques & “re-tiques”. We also offer workshops taught by our talented artists in our cozy classroom in the back of the shop. Our store is a special place, full of Peace, Love & lots of Good Juju!
Gus & Ruby Letterpress is New England’s freshest stationery boutique and letterpress print shop. For the paper hound, our charming storefront offers artisan paper goods and exceptional gifts for the home and office. And for the discerning shopper on the prowl for custom invitations and stationery, we offer full service design and letterpress printing specializing in wedding invitations, birth announcements, and social stationery. Visit our boutique to shop or make an appointment to discuss custom design.
Just Us Chickens is an artisan coop with 22 local members who hand make all of the merchandise. The shop has everything from home decor items, pottery, jewelry, felted and hand sewn items to American Girl Doll clothes and Women’s accessories. The inventory is continually being changed so the shop is never the same twice. Just Us Chickens has cards made from photography, water colors, felting, scratchboard art, dried flowers, oil paints and hand dyed paper.
A haberdasher furnishing classic vintage menswear from the 19th century to the 1960’s, Old as Adam stocks suits, ties, hats, outerwear and accessories for the dapper gentleman. The shop also houses an eclectic collection of antiques, including folk art, oddities, architectural salvage, lighting, books, and items of local historical interest. We value reuse, re-purposing, and local sourcing, which is reflected in the enduring quality and appeal of our one-of-a-kind goods.
We specialize in a variety of handcrafted gifts by talented local artisans. Affordable jewelry, pottery, blankets and artwork are a few of the items you will find here!
Our store has been locally owned and operated since 1991. We have an eclectic mix of electric lighting, candles, hand-blown glass, forged iron and more. Much of the merchandise is hand-crafted by local artisans. Our varied collection includes soy, paraffin and beeswax candles in a variety of shapes, sizes and scents.
For 27 years, Prelude has been pleasing both locals and visitors. We feature jewelry – silver, gold, amber, turquoise, cameos – and natural and organic bath and body products, watches, scarves, prints, purses & more made by artists local and worldwide.
The Red Door Pottery Studio blends a pottery workshop, gallery space and curiosity shop. In addition to the pottery and art collection, the gallery is host to an eclectic collection of antiques, books, prints, cards, musical products, sports memorabilia and gifts.
At Seacoast Sewing and Quilting we are passionate about sewing and creating. Portsmouth is a great center of art, creativity and education, and we celebrate this by sharing our passion and inspiration for all things sewable. Please stop by and visit us soon. It’s all about you and your love of sewing!
stock + spice is a retail shop selling spices and spice blends from the kitchen of Black Trumpet, an award-winning restaurant next door. The shop also sells many other locally made goods, preserves, ingredients and restaurant-quality knives and other wares.
Gift shop with a nautical flair; Specializing in apparel, jewelry and a variety of nautical gifts.
Come see our local artisans on display! We have over 132 local and wonderful ones!!!
WaterMonkey is a small business, developed with care, run with integrity and promoted with pride. We offer a wide range of cool and unusual products, clothing, accessories, gifts and licensed merchandise. Mixing the work of local artists with hand crafts from around the world, the selection is always unique.