Neat Shops Around The State
New Hampshire has some interesting off-the-beaten places to shop. Antiques, New Hampshire-made products, local artisans and craftsmen, and imports from around the world … there’s lots to discover and explore!
Browse the list below or select a region of New Hampshire from the map on the right. And enjoy!
Waterford Wedgwood Royal Doulton
“Fine gifts for every occasion”
Browse the finest craftsmanship, stunning designs, and unrivaled quality from Waterford, Wedgwood, and Royal Doulton dinnerware, crystal, china, and glassware at Settler’s Green in North Conway. Ask about our bridal shows and wedding registration services!
If you can dream it up, we can make it up!
A small, family owned chocolate store offering special one of a kind confections for weddings, businesses and anyone who needs special chocolates for a function. Chocolates, Candies, Fudge and much more. Custom made chocolates, gift baskets made to order. Come and check us out!
Handcrafted Stained Glass & Supplies
We specialize in custom designed stained glass. Bring in your own ideas, or browse through the thousands of pictures that we have to show you and we’ll work together to produce a beautiful, custom-designed, hand-made work of stained glass art for your home or business. Traditional or contemporary, we can create that perfect lampshade, window or hanging panel to bring beauty and elegance to your surroundings.
Winter Hill Farm
The Farm … the Market
Dartmouth – Sunapee
Winter Hill Farm is a a pasture based, rotational grazing farm in the heart of the Quaker District in Henniker. We stock locally produced meats, dairy products, veggies, flowers, honey, maple and arts from our farm and the farms and homes of our neighbors here in New Hampshire. We farm because we wish to live in a place that is beautiful: a vibrant community that can provide for itself, a home to be remembered and envied. We are opening a farm store to provide a place where local farmers can sell their products. A Place where the money generated from the sale of goods will stay in the area the goods were produced.
Fine Yarns & Knitting Necessities
The Woolery features a large selection of buttons and knitting notions to help you complete your project. Our mission is to provide good quality yarns and supplies to area knitters. We also cater to crochet and felting enthusiasts. We pride ourselves on our varied yarn fibers and weights, extensive choice of needle sizes, and friendly, helpful staff.Stop in for a visit soon!
The General Stark Store
Country & Transitional Furniture & Accents
The General Stark Store in Derry, New Hampshire was founded in 1985. For over 20 years we have brought warmth and coziness to our customer’s homes by providing them with country and transitional furniture, accents and gifts. We will strive to make you feel right at home when visiting our store and provide you with an inviting and relaxing shopping experience. In addition our qualified sales staff will always be available to assist you.
“Family run since 1943. Make our farm your farm.
Come experience “hands on” farming, and harvest your very own crops in our pick your own fields. In June we kick off the year with pick your own strawberries. As strawberries go out of season in July our blueberries, cherries, and raspberries flare up in bright patriotic color. We supply you with all the buckets and bags you need at our pick your own booths. Come pick a bouquet of flowers for your kitchen table in our large flower field. In August, we have a second season of raspberries, both red and golden berries. September begins pick your own apples. We have several varieties, such as Cortland, Macintosh, Red Delicious, and Mutsu! Are you looking for the perfect Halloween Jack ‘o Lantern? October brings in our large crop of pumpkins. Step out into our patch and pick your favorite one.
Unique Finds and More!
It is easy to see why SaVoir Flare has joined the ranks of other businesses in Berlin to be certified as the best of New Hampshire Grand. This shop located at 52 Main Street has a mesmerizing and unique appeal right from the street front. For those who pass through the front door, they are instantly confronted with the feeling that they have found the right place whether they are cool and conservative or decadent and prefer to be on the cusp of new trends.
Promptly Solving Your Needs
Often, a few simple changes make all the difference. Short term rehab needs or longer, normal change of life conditions are helped with knowledgeable, common sense adjustments. Enjoy secure mobility and avoid unnecessary, costly falls in your home and commercial surroundings. We are experienced in Elderly Social Services and home remodeling – CAPS trained for aging in place by AARP and the National Assoc. of Home Builders and licensed and insured for your protection. Affiliated with Therapists, Medical Pharmacies and many Elderly and Handicap Care Agencies – we and our partners are here to help you when you need it as soon as possible.
Eyewear for the Merely Extroverted to the Totally Uninhibited
Myoptic isn’t your typical eyeglasses store. Don’t expect to be able to get your prescription here as a one-stop-shopping experience, nor will they churn out your glasses in an hour. What they do deliver is interesting and fabulous designer frames from all over the world. These are glasses that you won’t see everyone else wearing.
Quality Used Books Bought and Sold
Dartmouth – Sunapee
We have an excellent inventory of previously owned books in Military History, Psychology, Fantasy, Science Fiction, General History, Cookbooks, Proofs/First Edition Modern Fiction and Author-Signed books (and much more) We also Import Brand New Specialty Military Books from the U.K., Australia, South Africa, Lebanon and elsewhere!
League of N.H. Craftsmen
signature of excellence
The League of NH Craftsmen signifies the signature of excellence in fine craft through its rigorous standards for quality. The fine craft items that you see are all hand made by juried members of the League, and are just some of the pieces that you will find in the League’s seven retail galleries throughout New Hampshire. The mission of the League of NH Craftsmen is to encourage, nurture and promote the creation, use and preservation of fine contemporary and traditional craft through the inspiration and education of artists and the broader community.
There Is No One We Can’t Help!
We have it all! If you are underwater with your mortgage, you may qualify for the HARP Loan! Give us a call for more details! We offer FHA, VA, Jumbo, and Adjustable Rates. Also available are NH Housing, USDA, Reverse Mortgage Programs, Business & SBA Loans Assistance!
A Boutique for Jeans
Dartmouth – Sunapee
Indigo Blues & Co. is a jeans boutique with more than just jeans! We carry clothes, jewelry and accessories that not only look good but make you feel good!!
Polkadots Gift Boutique
A Unique Gift Shop
Dartmouth – Sunapee
Something fun for everyone! Seriously, we feature unique and funky gifts for babies, children, teens, women and men plus plenty of curiosities!
Books and Things
The Readery is a welcoming bookstore nestled on Main Street. It houses a wide selection of books to choose from and offers store credit for books that are traded in. It is also a perfect destination to find the perfect gift for a friend or family member. The Readery carries an assorment of games, puzzles, Yankee candles and unique gift ideas!
Artistic, Natural and Humorous Designs
Offering a variety of greeting and note cards, stationery, silk-screened shirts, canvas bags, posters, bookmarks, original drawings and paintings, painted boxes, and papier-mâché sculptures by Donald and Sarah’s pottery. New designs are produced every year. Stop by, see what is new, order online, or send for our catalog.
The place for all things Polaris!
We proudly opened our doors to the public in 1902 as a feed store. We have grown from a feed store to a Polaris powersports and John Deere Tractor dealer. Located in Lancaster, we offer a large showroom with a large selection of new and used products, tractors, power equipment, lawn & garden supplies, farm suplies and a warm, inviting atmosphere.
Off the Hanger
Something new, something old
In addition to the incredible selection of clothing, shoes and accessories, Off the Hanger boasts a unique selection of new jewelery and other accessories. The ever changing selection includes sterling silver, flatware, pearl, fashion and locally crafted jewelry. Customers frequently comment on our selection, and you literally never know what you’ll find – from funky 80s acrylic earrings, to tribal designs to classic pearls.
Handpainted Needlework Creations
This brightly colored shop offers handpainted canvas, classes and needlework supplies. The store features handpainted needlework creations from more than 40 artists. The premises are cheerfully decorated with the canvases, and one wall is covered with a colorful display of yarns. The shop carries all kinds of fibers, including wool, bamboo, cotton, metallics and silk. It also offers finish work to turn needlework pieces into pillows, bags and other creations.
We have the Yarn you’re looking for
Offering a full line of yarns by major manufacturers, Charlotte’s Web has been fulfilling the needs of Exeter’s knitting community for 31 years, with 24 years at its current Epping Road location. In addition to yarn, Charlotte’s Web has a full line of knitting, needlepoint and crochet supplies, accessories and patterns.
Boomerang Used Furniture and Funky Stuff
Where the old becomes new again
Boomerang Used Furniture & Funky Stuff is owned and operated by members and is run as a cooperative. Our goal is to use our collective knowledge to provide our customers with excellent quality household furniture, antiques, gifts and accessories at an affordable price. New inventory arrives daily through our valued consignors and members.
Mark Knipe Goldsmiths
Fine jewelry by recognized designer jewelers
A small specialty jewelry gallery located on North Main Street at Two Capital Plaza in the heart of Concord’s Historic Downtown. Mark is a juried member of the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen and was elected a “Distinguished Member” to the Society of North American Goldsmiths.
Country Furniture and Gifts
Nestled in a restored turn of the century barn located on a five acre farm. Inside the 9,000 square foot 3 story barn you will find the best selection of country style furniture, candles, primitive decorations, lamps and chandeliers, art, table sets, garland, and all the necessities for your country home.
Howard’s Leather Store
There’s Nothing Like Real Leather!
Howard’s Leather Store is the best source for quality Leather Goods, Apparel, Western Wear, Jewelry and Gifts… We provide the finest selection of products and are proud to back every purchase with Superior Customer Service. Howard’s is a 3rd generation family run business that was established in 1952 by founder Howard Small as a Horse Supply and Western Wear store.
For the knitting and weaving enthusiast
Harrisville Designs has been spinning a beautiful palette of heathered 100% Virgin Wool Yarns for 40 years. The Knitting & Weaving Center houses the shop and studio for their workshops. They also make finely hand-crafted, hardwood maple looms in several sizes.
Londonderry Flea Market
The Largest Flea in New Hampshire!
Open Every Weekend 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., come find your bargains and treasures among the enormous amount of items from 300 to 400 vendors. Farmers’ Market, food concessions, American-made area, restrooms, pets ok on leash.
Whistle Stop Sweet Shop
A whimsical and scrumptious experience!
Come to Contoocook to enjoy fine chocolates from around the country, novelty candy, or help yourself to over 65 different candies at our scooping station.
3 on Main Mercantile
A Little Store that Could … Inspire You!
This boutique sits in the middle of quaint Contoocook Village. Come check out their eclectic goods reaching out to the home gardener, cook, decorater, lover of books, paper, and nature lover.
Fourth Generation of Pure NH Maple Products
With the combination of high quality and downhome family service, you will find it pure sweetness dealing with Fuller’s Sugarhouse. Producing high quality Maple products is more than just a business – it’s our way of life.
Bear Hollow Trading Post
When it’s time for the best darn boots!
It’s an eclectic mix of fantastic boots, leather, workwear, Native American crafts and jewelry, socks, gloves, outerwear, gifts, NH-Made crafts, knives, swords, and our very own NH-embroidered t-shirts and clothing.
Windsor Cottage Antiques
Antiques and Nostalgic Memorabilia
Vintage clothing, furniture, and accessories abound … a wide variety of collectibles dating back to the mid-1800s … and Polly’s Kitchen, a room solely dedicated to the 1950s era … all just across the road from The Corner Store on Route 9 in Hillsborough.
With Heart & Hand
Manchester’s most charming gift shop
Here you’ll find a wide variety of primitive reproductions, candles, furniture, light fixtures, country curtains, braided rugs, pictures, wreaths and berries and every need for your country home.
Spotted Sheep Yarn Shoppe
Classes, Supplies & Fine Yarns
A unique and varied selection of yarns, from basic “staple” wools to luxurious silks and cashmere. Cotton and other eco-friendly fibers including sugar cane and milk are also available in an array of colors and neutrals alike. Classes are always starting up! See website for more info.
Gateway Gallery & Gifts
If it’s worth framing … frame it to last!
The Gallery features White Mountain Memorabilia, work by North Country artists, and an eclectic sampling of gifts from framed fishing flies to jewelry from away – sometimes far away. Gateway Gallery specializes in custom framing using conservation materials and methods.
The Market Place at 101
Unique Finds and More!
Super cool antiques, vintage vibe, with food stuffs and gifty things! Like … Jewelry, Libby’s Pantry for fresh-baked goods, sporting goods, local artisans, and scrapbooking. Stop in!
The World’s Greatest Cheddar Cheese
Come visit and enjoy our cheese. We sell more than 11 tons of the “World’s Greatest Cheddar” each year. We invite you to check out all of our products and see for yourself why our little business is more than just a quiet country store.
Come witness the wonder!
For over 28 years Gemstar Gemstone Company has been in business as a discount and wholesale supply house offering thousands of bead and mineral products from around the world. Our unique inventory is always expanding. New shipments arrive weekly so that our customers have the best selection, price, and shopping experience possible.
Scandinavian clothing and dinnerware
Viking House specializes in items from northern Europe that are not commonly found together under one roof. For over twenty-five years Viking House has stocked sweaters, dinnerware, crystal, decorative items and food from Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland.
Flag Hill Winery
From Small Beginnings Great Things Grow
Make Flag Hill a destination to learn how our vodka is made first hand, taste from a variety of NH made wines, stroll through the vineyard, picnic on the grounds, make reservations for a dinner event, plan a wedding or browse through our gift shop.
Whirligigs Toy Shop
Hand Crafted Creations and Toys
Here you’ll find a classic shop from the past packed with toys of every kind. From the latest craze to the classic toys you grew up with, we can help you find what you’re looking for. Our friendly local staff strive to offer unique toys and the best customer service which includes our popular free gift-wrapping.
Frye’s Measure Mill
Water Powered Mill Since the 1860s
Striving for the “urge for perfection”, Frye’s Measure Mill follows documented Shaker traditions as outlined by historians Edward and Faith Andrews to painstakingly create Shaker boxes with native maple, hand bent around wooden shaping molds, and fastened with copper tacks. See how they’re made and browse through many rooms of interesting products and antiques for purchase.
Artisan’s of New London
Come Meet Many of Our Local Artisans.
Visit New Hampshire’s #1 premier retailer of Trollbeads and learn many of the stories behind the art and work that make Artisan’s the destination that it has become. Or, simply take a seat on one of our Adirondack chairs with a good cup of tea, watching the town of New London unfold and come to life in this beautiful and historic Main Street community.
Round Barn Shoppe
You won’t believe it … until you see it!
New England Crafts and Gifts – New England Cheese – Seasonal Scoop Shop – Smoked Products – Home Made Fudge – Hand-made Clothes – Local Artists Oil and Watercolor Paintings – Year-round Christmas Shoppe – Representing over 300 New England Crafters over three floors.
Detailed Stained Glass
A Complete Studio for all your Stained Glass Needs.
Come in and browse our extensive line of stained glass supplies, wide selection of fine handcrafted glass gifts, custom works and take advantage of our classes and repair service. Also offering a wide selection of Art Glass.
A & E Diamond and Gold
New Hampshire’s Premier Jeweler
Browse our extensive line of jewelry and meet our friendly, helpful staff. Our staff has over 125 years of combined experience in the jewelry industry helping customers choose the right jewelry items and we excel in our after the sale satisfaction.
Ben’s Sugar Shack
New Hampshire’s King of Maple Syrup
Did you know that it takes 40 gallons of maple sap to make one quart of maple syrup? We have something for everyone- from a sweet treat for yourself, to gifts for friends, family members, holidays, mail orders, birthdays and other special occasions.
Fine Jewelry Family Owned For Over 37 Years
At Cardin Jewelers, we know that our customers want their experience to be convenient and enjoyable. We provide a wide selection of jewelry products and services centered around knowledge regarding all aspects of jewelry repair.
Exeter Fine Crafts
Showcasing the work of Northern N E’s finest craftspeople.
The Exeter Fine Crafts shop opened for business in October, 1966, with its mission to promote crafts and craftsmanship in New Hampshire. Today, the mission remains the same. Our retail shop is a great place to find wonderful handcrafted work made by skilled artisans. In addition, we offer a variety of high quality craft classes for adults and professional craftspeople in our downstairs studios.
New England’s premier shop for the fiber artist
The Elegant Ewe provides the ultimate yarn shopping experience with a vast selection of designer yarns, books, buttons, beads, spinning supplies and accessories for that special project. It has become known for its’ unique designs and kits that are not available elsewhere. This shop has the perfect project for both the beginner and the experienced knitter and is sure to become a favorite destination.
German John’s Bakery
We Proudly Bake All Products From Scratch On The Premises
Germany is famous for its sausage, beer and tasty robust BREADS. The heavier, denser German breads are appreciated for their own taste and are usually consumed in single slices. We use our own homemade sourdough cultures, all natural ingredients and no preservatives. Most of the breads will keep for a week without getting moldy or too hard. Once a year we have a tasting.
Gondwana Divine Clothing
Welcome to Our Unique Boutique
We sell women’s contemporary, high quality apparel and accessories made from natural fibers, including hemp and organic cotton, tencel and silk. We offer Eileen Fisher, FLAX, Earth Creations, Tianello and Cut-Loose, and jeans that fit real women by French Dressing and Not Your Daughter’s Jeans. We also carry hemp baby and children’s tees and have the best selection of scarves, bags, and socks around. Our spirited collection of sterling silver, stone, glass and beaded jewelry adds the perfect touch for the apparel we sell. Our experienced sales staff will help you look your best whether you’re the mother of the bride, need an outfit for work, or are just having fun.
Family Outfitters Department Stores
Monadnock and Dartmouth-Sunapee Regions
Hubert’s Stores provide high quality clothes, footwear & accessories for people of all ages. Carhartt and other Brand Name products all available at Hubert’s Stores—a good value in a friendly, helpful atmosphere! Locations: Newport * Claremont * Lebanon * New London * Woodsville * Peterborough
Central Square Emporium
Quality Gifts for the Discriminating Buyer
Set against the majestic mountains of the Monadnock Region, discover this beautiful shop which has items from all over the world and unique clothing, jewelry and crafts made by local artisans. (603) 464-3812 • 5 West Main Street, Hillsborough, New Hampshire.
Santerre’s Stones ‘N Stuff
Rocking the Beading World
We carry an extensive selection of high quality precious and semi-precious gemstone beads, (including diamond, ruby, sapphire and emerald beads), seed beads, lampwork beads, Swarovski crystals, Kazuri beads, pearls, Czech glass, wood, coral and much, much more.
A Pet Boutique!
Unleashed is a fabulous pet supply store! We carry all natural foods and treats as well as fun toys for dogs and cats. We also carry food and treats for small animals and birds. Bring your pet when you shop with us!
Concord’s Premier Clothing and Accessory Destination
Our Passion is Fashion! Celebrating nearly 15 years in the fashion business, FLB is #1 destination in NH for handcrafted jewelry, sterling silver jewelry, and gemstone jewelry. Distinct, contemporary clothing includes brand name signature jackets, Batik clothing, formal silk clothing, and upscale casual clothing.
Where Art Meets Fiber
Our beautiful yarn and fiber shop is located in a charming 200 year-old barn just off of Routes 202 & 9 in Henniker, NH. We would love to have you come visit us; you will be delighted by the extensive array of colors and textures that welcome you as soon as you walk in our door!
James T. Cook, Goldsmith & Designer
Stop into our shop in New Boston for custom jewelry design and repairs, and a unique collection of New England artisan items ranging from blown glass and hand-made jewelry, hand-knit woolens and decorative glass, to kids games and books.
The Other Ark
Your Source for One-of-a-Kind Gifts
An interesting little shop on the west side of Hillsborough, near routes 202 & 9, offering a wide variety of unique jewelry and gifts. Willow Tree angels, Donna Sharp bags, hand-painted and signed Polish pottery and stoneware.
What you need. How to do it
We are preparing for the change of season with the snow equipment coming and the packing up of the summer goods. Open daily Monday through Friday with over 35,000 items in stock. Stop by and talk to our knowledgeable staff. Conveniently located in New London.
Sunapee Landing Trading Company
Our Prices Are Always Fair!
The Landing has been thought out and designed to be a destination resource for interesting items from any era, place or time. We have a fully mixed collection of quality antiques and pre-owned items, original art work, limited edition prints, artist signed prints, furniture, panel lamps and lighting as well as oriental rugs and everything in between!
From Out Of The Woods Antiques
It’s Worth The Trip
From Out Of The Woods Antique Center is located in Southern N.H. in a restored 1800′s barn providing 3 levels of merchandise. They have been in operation for over 23 years and are a good old fashion New England antique Center with the versatility of 80 plus quality antique dealers. Don’t look for reproductions or newer items in this barn because you will not find them. In fact, what you will find are some great country items and merchandise ranging from the 18th century to the 1950′s collectibles. One of their top priorities is to keep antiquing the way it has always been done, without compromise and by maintaining the Center without commercial reproductions.
Where you can find, touch and feel all your knitting and spinning supplies
Hodgepodge is a friendly, down to earth place – something you don’t find much of anymore. Come in and we can help you select yarn for your project . Questions on a current project – come in and ask. Have a knitted item that needs finishing – we can do that for a fee. Friendly staff willing to help. There is always someone to help you – don’t be shy, just ask..
Morse Sporting Goods
A Full Line Sporting Goods Store
Morse’s is your number one stop for all of your sporting goods needs. Whether your into fishing, hunting, archery, paintball, or all types of outdoor hunting, Morse has a wide variety of equipment and supplies to meet your needs.
Take a piece of Jackson home with you!
We are located next to the covered bridge in the quaint village of Jackson, NH. We are known for our country store feeling with a wonderful array of gifts and collectibles for all ages. Known to have something for everyone with affordable prices; seldom does someone leave empty handed. Flossie’s features many local artisans from Jackson as well as other parts of New Hampshire. Shopping at Flossie’s has become a traditon for many visitors to the area. Our regular visitors love to see what we have that is new and exciting. We feature everything from penny candy, puzzles, cards, souvenirs to lovely seasonal home décor and more.
Your Outdoor Fun Center in the White Mountains
Ski Fanatics opened in 1987 as a small shop serving the needs of serious, hardcore skiers and ski racers. Since then Ski Fanatics has grown into a year-round operation providing sales, rental and service of a variety of outdoor equipment, clothing and accessories. We now serve the needs of many types of mountain fanatics!
the bee’z knee’z boutique
Scarves and much more…
Dartmouth – Sunapee
A neat boutique in Warner full of eclectic clothing, shoes, bags, and jewelry. Also find seasonal decor, handmade gifts, candles, scarves and more!
Moose Man Nature Photos
Rick Libbey IS “The Moose Man”
Rick is available for slide show presentations on moose, seminars on how to photograph wildlife from a kayak or group discussions on moose. He has spoken at schools, children’s groups, girls and boy scouts clubs, senior citizen’s homes, camera clubs, regional associations and many more events and seminars.