When you do your holiday shopping locally, not only are you giving unique gifts to loved ones, you are supporting your community. Here is a list of a few favorites, but there are so many more to explore on the Cape and islands.
ACK 4170 has products that have been created fit your salty lifestyle, such as quality apparel, accessories, homewares, artwork and jewelry created by small makers and artists.
1A Old North Wharf, Nantucket
Adorn Cape Cod
On the way to Nauset Beach, Adorn is run by a mother and daughter who have curated a thoughtful collection of handcrafted jewelry, local fine art, gifts, accessories, home decor and more!
211 Main Street, East Orleans
Artful Hand Gallery
Artful Hand Gallery has featured imaginative gifts, designer jewelry, and works by local artists since its founding in 1981. Visitors can also find a selection of home decor and folk art furniture.
459 Main Street, Chatham
Atlantic Spice Co.
Atlantic Spice Co. has spices, herbs, teas, extracts, salts, essential oils and much more—all great gifts for the home cook in the family!
2 Shore Road, Truro
Barn Hill Pottery
At Barn Hill Pottery, find pottery in Cape Cod colors with sea-inspired designs. Locate the perfect handmade gift by perusing the variety of mugs, vases, wine coolers, landscape platters, chicken roasters, and more.
46 Barn Hill Road, Chatham
Beef Jerky Outlet Cape Cod
Inside Beef Jerky Outlet in West Yarmouth there are more varieties of jerky than you’ve ever thought possible. Throughout the year, they have gift baskets that will satisfy the jerky lover in your life.
525 Route 28, West Yarmouth
Bird Watcher’s General Store
The Birdwatcher’s General Store has great gifts for birdwatchers, such as binoculars for adventurous types to supplies to outfit backyards for those looking to enjoy many mornings and evenings of bird watching.
36 Route 6A, Orleans
Cellar Leather crafts handmade, nautically-inspired leather belts and buckles for men and women. All belts are bench crafted and hand cut to order from full grain leather to last a lifetime.
578 Main Street, Hyannis
Find great gifts for chocolate lovers inside Chequessett Chocolates. The North Truro shop has been making craft chocolates from the cacao bean since 2014, and they have a wide selection of products and flavors.
8 Highland Road, North Truro
Elburne is a conscious living shop that offers inspired and sustainable home goods and gifts. The owners curate pieces by local artists and worldwide communities alike.
744 Main Street (Route 6A), Dennis
Falmouth Jewelry Shop
Falmouth Jewelry Shop has many nautically inspired items as well as one-of-a-kind jewelry, such as bracelets, earrings, necklaces, and rings.
225 Main Street, Falmouth
Gustare Oils & Vinegars
Gustare Oils and Vinegars offers a European-style tasting experience in downtown Chatham. Visit and sample the world’s finest extra virgin olive oils and traditional balsamic vinegars. You’ll also findgifts for cooks of all skill levels.
461 Main Street, Chatham
Heart Pottery features high-fire porcelain and raku by Diane Heart, and everything is made on site. Plus, the shop has scenic and nature photography by Mark Preu.
1145 Route 6A, Brewster
Honey Candle Co.
Help loved ones incorporate more hygge into their winter with a gift from Honey Candle Co. The shops candles are all made from American beekeepers and composed of beeswax and bayberry.
37 Main Street, Orleans
Kandy Korner in Hyannis is a candy store for all ages. Stop in to satisfy a loved one’s sweet tooth and choose from a variety of products and flavors.
474 Main Street, Hyannis
Littlenecks is a children’s boutique located in the heart of Dennis Village. You can expect to find Littlenecks’ shelves filled with a selection of organic, new, vintage and pre-loved clothing and gifts.
620 Main Street, Dennis
Maps of Antiquity
Maps of Antiquity has a wide selection of antique maps, charts, and prints with a special focus on the Northeast including many town maps. A selection of reproductions are also available, as well as framing, appraisals.
1409 Main Street, Chatham
The Commons is home to over 100 shops set in a charming New England-style village. Find unique dining, one-of-a-kind shops and entertainment for the whole family.
Routes 151 and 28
Maximum Weather Instruments at The Weather Store
Maximum Weather Instruments offers a unique view of your local weather conditions while adding a beautiful, functional piece of décor to your home.
146 Main Street, Sandwich
From unusual greeting cards and note pads, to unique scents, signage, home decor and novelties, the Mayflower has something special for everyone.
475 Main Street, Chatham
Mermaids on Main
Plan to check the mermaid and ocean lovers off your gift list with a trip to Mermaids on Main in Chatham. The shop has merchandise for young people as well as those who are young at heart!
410 Main Street, Chatham
Modern Vintage is a home-design shop in Sandwich Village. It specializes in unique gifts, clothing, painted furniture, signs, and personalized gifts.
157 Main Street, Sandwich
Narrow Land Pottery
Classic shapes and amazing glazes combined into handmade works of art at Narrow Land Pottery. The shop offers unique porcelain, stoneware, and wood-fired work. Step inside to find pieces that are decorative, functional, and one-of-a-kind.
2603 Route 6, Wellfleet
Oceana features the work of many local artists and photographers and high-end jewelers. Gifts for the home, bath and body items and more. You’ll find the perfect gift here.
1 Main Street Square, Orleans
Osterville Mercantile offers both kitchen essentials and fun must haves. The shop has a little bit of everything: beautiful lotions and soaps, books, hats, vegan bags, clothing, and things for the home.
846 Main Street, Osterville
Pocket Full of Posies
Pocket Full of Posies has a wonderful selection of unique and exclusive clothing, books, toys, games, and accessories. The staff does all monogramming on site and offers complimentary wrapping.
7 Wianno Avenue, Osterville
Puritan Cape Cod
Puritan Cape Cod has a number of locations and a wide variety of gifts for anyone on your list.
408 Main Street, Hyannis;
573 Main St, Chatham;
25 Steeple Street, Mashpee;
199 Main Street, Falmouth;
Ross Coppelman has been handcrafting jewelry for over 50 years. His necklaces, rings, bracelets, and more comes in a variety of styles—many which have been inspired by the local landscape.
1439 Route 6A, East Dennis
Sativa has an abundance of home decor, such as mirrors, picture frames, tableware, glassware, cutting boards, Mariposa dish ware and so much more to grace your home.
517 Route 28, Harwich
SICKDAY Surf Shop
Stop by Sickday Surf Shop to find unique, cool gift for people who love to surf. The store has surfboards, skateboards, standup paddleboards as well as lesson packages.
3 West Main Street, Wellfleet
Solis has everything you need to fit your (or someone on your list’s) dreamy coastal lifestyle.
521 Route 28, Harwich
Sundance Clothing has a fun selection of
clothing, jewelry, and accessories that make for wonderful gifts.
497 Main Street, Chatham; 508-945-5096
4 Merchants Rd Unit 5, Sandwich; 774-338-5191
Visit Sunset Leisure to satisfy all your leisure lifestyle needs. The shop has gifts to outfit a home bar, a variety of custom-etched gifts, and more.
96 Route 6A, Orleans
The Toy Boat
The Toy Boat has handmade, classic toys for kids that inspire creativity, imagination, and a sense of wonder.
Straight Wharf 41, Nantucket
Twigs in Falmouth has many gifts from candles and handbags to pottery and artwork. The owners take pride in providing customers with items that can’t be found elsewhere.
178 Main Street, Falmouth
Under the Sun
Under the Sun in Woods Hole is a boutique that showcases American made pottery, glass, jewelry, as well as select clothing, accessories and shoes.
22 Water Street, Woods Hole
Watson’s Men’s Store
Open since 1951, Watson’s Men’s Store has brand-name, quality clothing, including resort wear, casual wear, work wear, and formal wear.
34-A Main Street, Orleans
Weekend is an upscale lifestyle boutique that has a selection of gifts that are sure to delight and inspire, from small keepsakes to stunning textiles.
217 Main Street, East Orleans
Wish Gift Co.
Wish Gift Co. has handcrafted gift items as well as curated gift boxes. The Sandwich shop’s items are made by both creative designers and independent makers.
4 Merchants Road, Sandwich
Yankee Ingenuity has a collection of fun and affordable arts and crafts. Your bound to find a gift after scanning the store’s large selection of jewelry, sculpture, lamps, clocks, and whimsical folk art.
525 Main Street, Chatham