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A Picture’s Worth A Thousand Words
A unique collection of vintage art and books
65 Water St., Exeter, NH
(603) 788-1991

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.

Abode
Style. For home and life.
775 Lafayette Rd, Suite 12, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 431-2117

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.

Alie Jewelers
Fine jewelry and gifts. Since 1914
460 Central Ave., Dover and 1 Market St., Portsmouth
(603) 742-1749 and (603) 436-0531

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.

Allen Wayside Furniture
Furniture and Mattress Superstore!
3611 Lafayette Road, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-9445

Allen Wayside Furniture opened its doors in November of 1964. Its goal since day one has been to provide customers with the best service possible. We are here to help you make your house a home. We carry only the best values on quality home furnishing and accessories. Here at Allen’s we are a stocking dealer, which means we can provide our valued customer’s with their new merchandise as quick as the very next day.

Angelica’s Muse
Helping women look and feel beautiful since 1996.
19 Market Street, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 430-7700

Locally-owned and operated, and specializing in small American designers, Angelica’s Muse features a wide selection of beautiful, well-made clothing and accessories.

Back Burner Designs
302 Main St., Somersworth
(603) 781-4703

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
The Seacoasts Celtic connection since 1998.
112 Congress Street Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-0200

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.

Coupon in the Cloud
A Community Building Coupon Book Solution
44 Chase Rd., South Hampton
(603) 401-1188

Coupon In The Cloud, LLC is dedicated to creating dynamic online coupon books for Chambers of Commerce. After getting our start in 2010 creating the nation’s first online coupon book with Full Circle Coupons we set our sights on developing software specifically for the needs and demands of individual communities through our collaboration with chambers.

Cymbidium Floral
floral – home – events
141 Water Street Exeter, NH
(603) 772-1300

An elegant boutique specializing in unusual and exotic flowers and plants, including a large selection of orchids. cymbidium floral provides comprehensive floral design for home, office, and weddings and events. Delivery available.

D. Pratt Framer
50 State Rd. Kittery, ME
(207) 439-1192

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.

Eyelook Optical
http://www.eyelookoptical.com
7 Congress Street, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-7771

Eyelook Optical is a locally owned business where you will find an assortment of unusual frames and sunglass from around the world. Our aim is to give our customers choices they will not easily find elsewhere. Combined with a commitment to customer’s service, keeping current with technology, all with a unique and casual atmosphere. We hope Eyelook Optical will be your destination for eyeglasses and sunglasses.

Fair Skies
129 Market St, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 431-1663

Fair Skies is a women’s boutique that features jackets made of natural fibers, as well as sweaters, blouses and accessories for all seasons.

Fair Tide Thrift Store
Moving People Forward
15 State Road, Kittery, ME
(207) 439-6376

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.

Fire On The Mountain
Serving skiers and snowboarders since 1989.
41 First St, Dover, NH
(800) 873-1291

If you are a skiing enthusiast who values honest, professional advice along with great deals and service, then your search has ended. Our snowboard shop Burning Boards is the leading snowboard shop in Seacoast New Hampshire. We offer a full service tuning and repair shop for both skis and snowboards. Our children’s boot leasing program, the “Boot Club”, is a super popular program that offers all families an affordable way to deal with growing feet.

Flower Kiosk
uncommonly beautiful
61 Market Street, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-1234

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.

Full Circle Community Thrift Store
Supporting local people living with cancer
150 Dow Hwy (Rte. 236), Eliot, ME
(207) 703-0266

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.

G. Willikers Toy Shop
Family Fun, Family Run!
13 Market Street Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-7746

We are a second-generation family owned and operated toy store. We offer a hands-on, family friendly environment with an attentive and knowledgeable staff who understand the importance of excellent customer service. We work with our customers to expand their awareness of the products we carry, the services we provide, and the knowledge we have acquired.

Good Juju by Ceci
Where inspiration comes to life!
108 Main Street
(603) 292-6435

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!

Good Vibes
Do what you like. Like what you do.
16 Congress St. Portsmouth, NH
(603)433-1300

At Good Vibes, Inc., we carry an extensive selection of both in-line and exclusive Life is Good merchandise, and our store has the unique opportunity to reach many different people by spreading our positive message.

Gus and Ruby Letterpress
A paper boutique.
29 Congress St, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 319-1717

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
Locally Hatched Hand Crafts, Gifts and Cards
156A State Road, Kittery ME
(207) 439-4209

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.

Market Square Jewelers
Estate and modern jewelry, custom design, buy, sell, trade.
12 Market Square, Portsmouth / 454 Central Ave, Dover
(603) 430-9587 / (603) 740-9587

Market Square Jewelers was built on a love for the unusually beautiful. Whether we are seeking the most breathtaking Victorian lavalier, the bluest Sri Lankan sapphire, or an eclectic and handcrafted silver bangle, we approach the search like a quest, like a challenge. Regarded by many customers as “The Library of Jewelry”, we attempt to represent not only a variety of stylistic time periods and unusual gemstones, but a variety of price ranges as well.

Old as Adam
Vintage Haberdasher & Cabinet of Curiosities
33 Ceres Street, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 661-9373

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.

Papa Wheelies Bicycle Shop
Ride more, diet less
653 Islington St., Portsmouth
(603) 427-2060

Everybody who works here loves to ride bikes: on the road, on trails, commuting or just having fun. We provide free lifetime tune ups with every new bike purchase.

Pear Tree Gifts
A Unique Boutique
449 Central Ave Dover
(603) 715-7139

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!

Portsmouth Candle Co.
unique candles, gifts and electric lighting
62 Congress Street, Portsmouth NH
(603) 430-0353

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.

Prelude, Inc.
Purveyors of imported soaps, fine jewelry and gifts
65 Market St., Portsmouth, NH
(603) 431-0694

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.

Red Door Pottery Studio
Custom pottery, sales and classes
44 Government Street Kittery, ME
(207) 439-5671

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.

RiverRun Bookstore
Locally owned. Locally operated. Locally involved.
142 Fleet St. Portsmouth, NH and 7 Wallingford Sq. Kittery, ME
(603) 431-2100

Our business depends on our community, and we do our best to support that community. We host more than 150 book events a year that are free and open to the public.

Ross Furniture Company
Making the Most of Your Life with Quality Home Furnishing & Bedding in New Hampshire!
38 3rd Street, Dover, NH
(603) 742-1800

Since the early 1940’s, Ross Furniture Company has been a landmark in downtown Dover. We treat you with respect and work hard to get you the furniture you are looking for. Our mission is to offer friendly, personable service. But that’s not all! We also strive to provide the lowest prices on your furniture & bedding, we will help you find the best choice that fits in your budget.

Runner’s Alley
New Hampshire’s only running store
104 Congress Street, Portsmouth NH
(603) 430-1212

The store is a place where any type of runner can come to have his/her running needs met with care and understanding. We are all athletic people who love the sport and use the products, making our advice and opinions credible.

Seacoast Sewing Center LLC
carrying on the tradition of a friendly, local sewing shop
599 Lafayette Road # 5 Portsmouth, NH
(603) 373-0151

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!

Serendipity
Where girlfriends gather
41 Pleasant Street, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 427-0650

Serendipity is a women’s clothing boutique located in downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Our current clothing brands include Free People, BB Dakota, Jack, Kensie, Green Dragon, LA Made, Roxy, Quiksilver, QSW and many more! We also have a great selection of jewelry and accessories to complete your look!

Serendipity Boutique of Exeter
A Women’s Clothing Boutique in NH encouraging an earth friendly lifestyle
24 Water Street, Exeter
(603) 778-1665

Serendipity of Exeter offers an amazing selection of fair trade, USA, and locally handmade clothing, jewelry, accessories, and gifts. Come shop where your purchases truly do make a difference to our local and global communities. Independently family owned for over 40 years!

worldly spices | culinary crafts
25 Ceres Street, Portsmouth NH
(603) 766-3388

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.

The Flower Room
Get your bloom on!
474 Central Ave, Dover NH
(603) 343-4217

The Flower Room is a local, independently owned flower shop. We serve Seacoast New Hampshire and Southern Maine with spectacular fresh flowers and gift baskets available for same day delivery. Check with us often to find out how your purchase can help support a local nonprofit!

Treehouse Toys
The very finest toys from around the world
143 Market St Portsmouth, NH
(603) 433-8697

We research, seek out, and test all of our toys for safety, play value and enjoyment. We take our job seriously. So you and your children can just HAVE FUN!!

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Tugboat Alley
A Portsmouth, NH tradition since 1995
47 Bow Street, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 430-9556

Gift shop with a nautical flair; Specializing in apparel, jewelry and a variety of nautical gifts.

Tulips
American handcrafts
62 Market St., Portsmouth, NH
(603) 431-9445

Come see our local artisans on display! We have over 132 local and wonderful ones!!!

Water Monkey
Alternative clothing and goods
33 Vaughan Mall, Portsmouth NH
(603) 431-2243

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.