Whether you’re looking to bring home a taste of Wisconsin, hoping to help a friend discover new hobbies, or searching for a spot to make a one of a kind gift, these specialty shops have everything that you need. Start your holiday shopping early this year and surprise your loved ones with something unforgettable from one of these Wisconsin originals.
With a variety of books, fabrics, and patterns, Buttons and Bolts Fabric and Quilting Supply is the perfect, friendly place to find all of your quilting needs. Find a unique piece of fabric and an inspiring book to provide the tools for your friends or relatives to start a new hobby. Who knows—maybe they will even make something special for you in return!
Give a gift that everyone can enjoy when you invest in new cookware for the chef in your life. With an unbelievable selection of pots, pans, knives, and countless other name brand kitchenware products, Cooks Corner is the perfect spot to grab a gift that will make cooking a fun, refreshing process.
Enjoy a taste of Wisconsin this winter when you grab a gift for your family or for yourself from Bea’s Ho-Made Products. Their jams, jellies, and pickles are the perfect accompaniment for a dinner with family or a trip to visit friends.
Give a one of a kind gift this season and pick up a piece of pottery in downtown Waukesha at The Potter’s Shop. Find a mug for a teacher, co-worker, or relative. Or pick up a vase and fill it with flowers for your special someone. The vibrant colors of these handmade gifts will bring holiday cheer to any season!
Put a little extra love into your gifts this year by making presents of your very own! Paint your friends pottery with a personalized image, or treat a loved one to a special piece of hand crafted jewelry.
A Room of One’s Own is one of Madison’s most popular independent bookstores, however books are not all that you will find under their roof. Peruse their inspiring collection of used and new books as you sift for the perfect something for your special someone. Ask their friendly staff for suggestions and retreat to a local coffee shop with your find. If they can’t help you, who can?