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Let's Get Weird: A New Artist-Run Shop in Ellenville

Let's Get Weird: A New Artist-Run Shop in Ellenville

Eleanor Friedberger, Michael Berryhill, Milton Carter, and Hally Erickson Team Up to Make Objects for Home and Life
In June, singer-songwriter Eleanor Friedberger and visual artists Michael Berryhill, Milton Carter, and Hally Erickson opened Weird, where they sell art and objects they've made from sculpures and paintings to lighting, furniture, pillows, and knitwear.


Phoenicia Soap Co.'s New Store Offers Sustainable Skincare & Workshops

Slated to Open May 7 in Mount Tremper, the Shop Will Double as a Makers Space with DIY Classes on Soapmaking, Candle Making, and More
Phoenicia Soap Co. is opening a brick and mortar location.


7 Great Mother's Day Gifts from Women Artists and Artisans in the Hudson Valley

Show the mamas in your life some extra love with these wares from women-owned businesses
With Mother's Day right around the corner on May 8, the search is on to find a gift that tells the special mamas in your life that you're thankful they're always there for you. If you're stuck on what to gift your own mom, your kiddos' mama, or any of your other favorite motherly figures, we've rounded up seven Hudson Valley women artists and artisans whose beautiful, creative, and thoughtfully made wares will light up their day.


Celebrate Spring At These 6 Upcoming Hudson Valley Makers Markets

Check out local artisans at these six markets.


Tap Into Flavorful Ingredients at Warwick Valley Olive Oil Company

With a wide array of spices, jams, syrups, and kitchenware, Warwick Valley Olive Oil Company has nearly anything a foodie needs. But the star of the show are the stainless-steel fustis—tanks of varying sizes with olive oils and vinegars that span a rainbow of flavors.


Kingston Gift Shop Bop to Tottom to Close March 26

After 22 Years Selling Whimsical Gifts, Karen Adin Embraces Retirement
The latest in a series of Kingston business closures, Stockade District gift shop Bop to Tottom to shutter March 26, after a 22-year run.


Wrap Up in Hudson Valley Luxury With Heidi Wynne

A Hudson Valley-based, female-founded brand, Heidi Wynne offers small-batch, ethically produced natural-fiber items that keep artisanal crafts alive.


Find Curated Menswear Classics at Woodsman Men’s Provisions

Woodsman in Cornwall celebrates rugged luxury for the modern man.


Gifts You’re Sure They Don’t Have

Stuck on what to get? These ideas are not your ordinary presents.
The tough part of holiday gifting is finding something that’s useful, fun, and not something they already own. Here’s a list of out-of-the-ordinary things that can be found right here in the Hudson Valley.


Bosco's Mercantile & the Little Shop: Ethical Styles for Your Home & Wardrobe

In 2016, Laura Huron stepped away from a decades-long corporate career in visual merchandising to become a shopkeeper in Saugerties, bringing years of expertise and a finely honed aesthetic to the project. Bosco's Mercantile is a thriving bedding and home goods shop on Partition Street, stocking ethically and sustainably made products, from organic linens to indigo-dyed throw pillows and scented candles. And around the corner, the newly opened Bosco's Little Shop stocks artisan-made clothing from block-print dresses to wool sweaters.


Tis the Season For Sweet Treats at Sweet Maresa’s Bakery

Finish up your holiday list (or satisfy your own craving for sugary goodness) by pre-ordering yummy gifts from Sweet Maresa’s bakery in Kingston.


A Cocoa Coma Sounds Good Right About Now: Gift Fruition Chocolate For the Holidays

This year, skip the generic stuff and sweeten your holiday gift with artisanal hand-crafted treats from Fruition Chocolate Works; order online or at their Shokan shop.


Complete Your Thanksgiving Grocery List at Sunflower Market

Hosting an event that features food doesn’t need to be an angsty experience, if you know the food you’re cooking is fresh and locally sourced. Sunflower Market, with locations in Woodstock and Rhinebeck, can help.


Shop at the Berkshire Food Co-op For Top-Notch Food and Friendliness

Nearly 40 years after it began, the Berkshire Food Co-op—and its membership—has grown a lot but maintains its values of equitable, ethical, and environmentally sensitive shopping.


This Visitors Center Should Be Your First Stop Before Exploring Nyack In Autumn

Whether you are driving up from the city for a romantic fall getaway or doing some local tourism, the first stop on your tour should be the Nyack Visitors Center.


River Mint Finery: A Must-Visit for Sustainable Fashion and Goods in Kingston

Purposeful shopping is the ethos at River Mint Finery, the Stockade District shop that Hammill opened in 2019, where the curated selection of clothing, jewelry, and goods showcase quality fabrication and “a good story.”



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The Enchanted Garden: Colors in Motion - Sculptures of Dorothy M. Gillespie @ Rockland Center for the Arts

The Enchanted Garden: Colors in Motion - Sculptures of Dorothy M. Gillespie

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