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A Beautiful Piece

Visit Quiet Pleasures for Jewelry, Gifts and Unexpected Necessities! Glass Eye Studio in Seattle, Washington has crafted this beautiful hand-blown vase. All of their glass contains ash from the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens. This golden beauty would be an elegant piece in a formal room or a perfect remembrance of a 50th wedding anniversary celebration. Quiet Pleasures Jewelry, 29 Main Street, Andover, 978-474-0390,

Accessory Shopping

Whether you are looking to accessorize with a belt, necklace, earrings, bracelet, or handbag, the staff at Accessories by Blass will add the finishing touches. You will marvel at the selection of MZ Wallace, Eric Javits Collection, and Carla Mancini. Looking for that special gift? Accessories by Blass has a stunning collection of fine gift items for every occasion. Accessories by Blass, 10 Bessom Street, Marblehead, 781-631-2124,

Lobsters Rule!

Gators? Polo Ponies? Not here! Why not wear the symbol of the region with these fine Pima cotton polo shirts with a Lobster logo?Available in Men’s & Women’s styles, and Kids sizes. This year we’re offering hats too! Online only.

Interior Design

Surroundings is a full-service design firm. We are the North Shore’s finest resource for interior design, furnishings, rugs, and wallpaper—an unmatched one-stop resource.  This chair is a customer favorite. Whether building, renovating, or looking for inspiration, Surroundings is here to serve you. Visit our store and view our website to learn more. Surroundings, 96 Washington Street, Marblehead, 781-639-0676,

Handmade Jewelry For A Special Occasion!

Come and meet Megan Holst who created the wonderful world of Lucky Elephant. Inside you will find treasures from fine over-the-counter jewelry, antique estate pieces, to custom-designed and handcrafted jewelry. Jewelry repairs, appraisals, and restoration services are also available. Lucky Elephant, 231 Washington Street, Marblehead, 781-631-8008,

“Life Comes in Many Phases, Some Easier Than Others, Live With Hope, Knowing Love and Support Remain with You, Sometimes at Your Side, Sometimes Lifting You Up.” Our Live With Hope and little hero products provide comfort, support and encouragement for you and those important to you. Please visit


For something truly unique, these beautiful, hardwood inlay weddings bands are made in Hawaii from a selection of Koa, Cocobolo, and other exotic woods, combined with the durability of tungsten and titanium to form the perfect wedding band. Starting at just $199. Blue River Diamonds, The Liberty Tree Mall, 978-646-8988,

Rustic With Elegance

This elegant but rustic hand-forged iron chandelier from Troy Lighting will fit that unique location in your home. The hand-forged branch finished in bronze with silver accents is adorned with white pearl glass shades. This is all held by natural manila rope. Come to Lighting by the Sea to view this chandelier and our showroom, complete with chandeliers, and pendants to lamps and lampshades. Lighting by the Sea, 87 Lafayette Road, Hampton Falls, NH, 603-601-7354,

Eco Friendly

Casual yet dressy, functional but stylish. Luxurious organic, sustainable, or recycled fabrics to flatter your body. Never trendy, always classy. Take in the smells of naturally made soaps by Magic Moon. Creamy, rich invigorating lather for you and your trusted companion on four legs. Our store hours are Monday-Friday 10:30am-5:30pm, Saturday 10am-4pm and closed on Sundays. Gifts 4 Soul, 4 Market Street, Ipswich, 978-312-1698,

Bider’s Antiques… Always Buying!

We buy single items to entire estates at fair prices. Immediate payment. Antiques, vintage items and clothing, furniture, canes, pottery, silver, gold, China, clocks, paintings, musical instruments, glass, Oriental rugs, textiles, books, military, swords, and any interesting or unusual item. Free verbal appraisal at your location or ours. Please call Michael C. Bider III for an appointment. Bider’s Antiques, 67 Main Street, Essex, 508-633-4858,

Mill River Winery – Come Visit Us

Local Wines. Global Vines. Our handcrafted wines are produced onsite using local grapes and grapes imported from the finest regions around the world.  Visit our tasting room and gift shop featuring Mariposa® gifts and RIEDEL stemware (as shown with our Pinot Noir).  Open Wednesday through Sunday, 11am – 6pm (7pm on Friday). Mill River Winery, 498 Newburyport Turnpike, Rte 1, Rowley, 978-432-1280,

Extraordinary Gifts, Victorian Welcome

Gallivant through time and experience “a fairytale come true for the city.” Settled in historic Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Pickwick’s Mercantile offers wares that will delight and enchant you, with amazing decor and beautiful backdrop. Discover apothecary and perfumes from around the world, Campomaggi Italian leather bags, candles, stationary and quills, childhood toys, jewelry, baby gifts, art books, men’s goods, Swedish clogs, and more! Pickwick’s Mercantile, 64 State Street, Portsmouth, NH, 603-427-8671, 

Newest Trends & Latest Looks

Step into the exciting world of fashion from contemporary to dressy and everything in between for women of all ages! Come to Infinity for names such as Joseph Ribkoff, Curio, Ecru, Liverpool, NYDJ, Lisette, Petit Pois, and more. You’ll also find jewelry and accessories from elegant to the avant garde. Stop in to see our new collections! Infinity Fashion Boutique, Vinnin Square, Swampscott, MA, 781-599-8829

Monogram It!

In the words of Shakespeare, “What’s in a name?”  We say, everything! Add some individuality to your jewelry with our customized monogram collection. Choose from pendants, earrings, bracelets, and charms in many styles. Available in sterling silver, white, yellow, or pink gold. View the collection in store or call to order your personalized piece! Select sterling styles starting at $200. Tesoro Boston, 149-H South Main Street, Middleton, 978-539-8720,

A Toasty Winter!

Pint Size & Up specializes in customized personalized gifts.  These items are knit from 100% cotton and made in the USA. The hats and sweaters can be ordered in 22 beautiful colors. Sizes range from 6 months to size 10. Keep your young ones warm while looking cool this winter. Pint Size & Up, 41 Atlantic Avenue, Marblehead, 781-639-3699,

Loving The Leather…

Our handcrafted messengers, totes, clutches, and  new ‘SWAG’ are designed with  luxurious leather, clean and simple. No bling, no zips, no weight! Each piece is  handcut, then stitched in our atelier in Beverly, making our bags nearly bespoke. Please check out our website for local boutiques. Meg Erickson Bags, 978-223-8084,

Luxurious Finds At Unbelievable Prices!

Sempre Boutique is an upscale women’s designer consignment shop across from the Northshore Mall. Sempre offers the absolute finest showcased collection of couture, handbags, jewelry, shoes, and accessories at a fraction of their original cost. Inventory changes daily. Sempre’s sophisticated atmosphere, high-end labels, personalized service, great deals, and catered fashion events make it worth visiting. Shoppers and consignors welcome! Sempre Boutique, 41 Cross Street, Peabody, 781-883-7501,

Personalized Gifts!

Liberty, Henry & Me is your source for personalized gifts! Custom monogrammed bags, towels and glassware, custom hardwood cutting boards—perfect gifts for new brides, new babies, new college students, or new homes! Liberty Henry & Me, 80 Washington Street, Marblehead, 781-631-0550,

A Forever Keepsake!

What do you do with your flowers after your special occasion? We preserve your flowers in a beautiful jewelry keepsake that will last forever. Shown here are our Glass Pandora Beads that are made from actual flower petals in the glass bead. Your flowers will be on display forever and can be handed down from generation to generation. There are endless gift possibilities! The Rose Keepsake Co., 1-800-590-4115,

Peter Thomas Roth Neuroliquid™ At Rouge!

Helps restore the appearance of fullness, skin appears rejuvenated and radiant, improves the appearance of deep wrinkles. Breakthrough 96% VoluFill™ complex helps stimulate collagen to smooth the look of wrinkles. Peptides help improve the look of skin thickness. Three collagens and hyaluronic acid help to retain moisture, leaving skin visibly fuller and younger looking. Rouge Cosmetics,322 derby street, Salem, 978-740-1044,

Peppermint Foot Butter

Plum Island Soap Company’s Peppermint Foot Butter is a 100% all natural, buttery foot lotion that will leave your tootsies soft! Made with olive oil, beeswax, and loads of peppermint and eucalyptus essential oils. Check out all of the great products on our website or visit us. Open every day from 11-4. Plum Island Soap Company, 205 Northern Boulevard, Plum Island, 978-465-0238,

The Hottest Thing In Your Kitchen Is Not Your Stove

We provide personal service and extensive experience creating aesthetically pleasing, functional, and cost-effective designs. We offer a variety of cabinetry for every style and budget. One-stop shopping streamlines designs and assists with the selection process. Contact us for a complimentary home visit to customize any project and evaluate remodeling needs. Cape Ann Kitchens, 607 Main Street, Stoneham, 781-438-2031,

Got Old Jewelry?

Still not sure what to do with that old jewelry hanging around? The place that will help you decide is Crown Jewelers in tax-free Salem, NH. They will work with you to figure out the best use of your old gemstones and metals.  They offer 30% more, guaranteed, for your gold if used towards a new purchase, even if it is a custom-designed piece! Crown Jewelers, 236 N. Broadway, Salem, NH, 603-432-4367,

Sunshine & Rose

This is the season to enjoy every little bit of sunshine, with a glass of rose that is! We feature only honest and talented producers from around the world. Our space is small and focused, but not expensive and we delight in providing personalized service for every budget. Join our weekly tasting on Thursday night—free tastings, wine education, and a broad selection from producers all over the world. Located seconds from the center of Andover. wine-sense, 166 North Main Street, Andover, 978-749-9464,