LADIES NIGHT TONIGHT!

Some of our favorite shops are off the beaten trail or far up Main Street. Don’t forget to shop at Alexandra’s Bread, Maritime Gloucester, Present Gloucester, and Backyard Grower’s Holiday Pop up Shop. See you tonight!

WHISMY AND WONDERMENT AT THE PRESENT GLOUCESTER GRAND OPENING!

Present Gloucester Artists Jess Damargin, Amanda Cook, Britton Davis, Mary Rhinelander, Liz Gramnas, Michele Del Vecchio, and Pam Lally

Beautiful, beautiful handmade wonderments can be found at Present Gloucester. Located this year at 186 Main Street, the open, sunny space is perfect for showcasing the whimsical, and often nature-inspired, gifts. You’ll find holiday ornaments, clothing, jewelry, original prints, hats, mittens, dolls and doll clothes, tree toppers, colorful yarn, teacup-sized decor, seahorses, and much, much more. Come do your shopping at Present Gloucester and be swept into the holiday spirit with magical fancy and imagination.

 

SAVE THE DATE: PRESENT GLOUCESTER HOLIDAY SHOP GRAND OPENING!

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11th FROM 2pm to 6pm

It’s beginning to look a lot like Present! Join us as we celebrate our opening for the 2018 season. We are located at 186 Main Street, across from the Police Station. We will have food, drink and all sorts of wonderful handmade things for you and the people you love!

PRESENT GLOUCESTER ORNAMENT BIG REVEAL!!!

Saturday morning, November 24th, Present Gloucester is unveiling their beautiful selection of handmade ornaments. I was fortunate to have a sneak peak today. Created by eighteen local Cape Ann artists, I assure you, these treasures will go quickly. Get to Present this weekend, while supplies last! Present Gloucester is located at 261 Main Street.

PRESENT GLOUCESTER ORNAMENT RELEASE DATE IS SATURDAY!

Celebrate Small Business Saturday with Present as we release our holiday ornaments! Foxes, narwhals, angels and more! The artists of Present will have wonderful things for your tree. Come early for the best selection!

PRESENT GLOUCESTER OPEN FOR THE SEASON AND OPENING PARTY TODAY AT 2:00

A much loved event, come do some early holiday shopping at Present Gloucester, today at the Lit House beginning at 2pm. See you there!

The Lit House is located a 261 Main Street, Gloucester.

Photos courtesy Present Gloucester, more to come!

PRESENT GLOUCESTER IS OVERFLOWING WITH BEAUTIFUL HANDMADE TREASURES

present-gloucester-copyright-kim-smithAt the pop up shop Present Gloucester, this year conveniently located within the Eastern Point Lit House, you’ll find a wealth of gifts for everyone on your holiday gift-giving list. Every present is handmade by local artists and artisans. Prints, paintings, garments, dolls, angels, jewelry, photos, toys, yarn, ornaments, pottery, and much more–too numerous to name all here. The photos only show a small sampling of the treasure trove of gifts you’ll find at Present Gloucester.

Present Gloucester is located at 261 Main Street, Gloucester. For more information, visit the Present Gloucester Facebook page here.

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SNAPSHOTS FROM PRESENT GLOUCESTER POP UP SHOP WONDERFUL OPENING PARTY!

Present Gloucester, located at 261 Main Street, is open now through Christmas.

Lovely , unique, and thoughtful handmade gifts for all the special someones on your holiday shopping list.

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Love this beautiful photo by Stevens Brosnihan. Stevens is also making walnut ink, from local walnut trees!present-gloucester-opening-stevens-brosnihan-copyright-kim-smith

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PRESENT GLOUCESTER OPENING SUNDAY SNEAK PEAK!

Present Gloucester is working like mad to pull their holiday pop-up shop together for the grand opening on Sunday afternoon from 2pm to 6pm. This is simply one of the best holiday shopping experiences around, with gorgeous, and all handmade items by some of our most talented local Cape Ann artisans. Alexandra’s Bread, Backyard Growers, and Present make a wonderful trifecta of three in a row fun shopping. Don’t miss this! 

Thank you Sharon Lowe for sharing your photos.

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PRESENT GLOUCESTER POP UP SHOP GRAND OPENING SUNDAY AFTERNOON!

1458448_760636487296449_1891367206_nGet ready for wonderful Holiday Happenings on the east end of Main Street! Present Gloucester and Backyard Growers are both opening pop up shops, and sandwiched between the two of them is the always wonderful Alexandra’s Bread. All three shops will be open on Sunday afternoon from 2 to 6 during the Present Gloucester holiday opening party so come on by to the east end and do some early shopping!

Present Gloucester is located this year at 261 Main Street, at our friend Chris Anderson’s Eastern Point Lit House.

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Don’t you love these baby Osh Kosh veggie bloomers, just adorable, and only $15.00!

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img_1278Alexandra’s whimsical Get Out the Vote window decor-note the donkey and the elephant 🙂

PICS FROM PRESENT’S GRAND OPENING!

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Charming felt ornaments

Shop Present for beautiful and fun handmade artisan Christmas presents for the special someones on your holiday gift list! Located at 120 Main Street (next to Passports and Harbor Yoga), Present pop up shop is open until midday Christmas Eve, everyday of the week Monday through Saturday from 10am to 5pm, and Sundays from noon to 5pm. Stay tuned for info about special Ladies, Mens, and Kids Night upcoming events.

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Schuylar demonstrating Michele’s luminescent sea creatures that glow!

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Greg Cook and Wife Kari Percival with son Ulysses

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Luxuriously thick mittens created from vintage sweaters.

Artist’s work for sale at Present: Amanda Cook, Michele Del Vecchio, Pam Lolly, Jill Josephson, Twin Light Studio (Erin and Scott Place), Stevens Brosnihan, Deborah Gray, Brittan Gray, Elizabeth Grammas, Camilla MacFadyen, Brittany Ashforth, Emma Scully, Peter Lacy, Stephanie Mason, Jessica Demarjian, Sharon Lowe, Mary Rhinelander, and Celia Gibson.

SEE MORE PHOTOS HERE Continue reading “PICS FROM PRESENT’S GRAND OPENING!”

Breaking News: Present Gloucester is Setting Up Shop!

Amanda Cook Brittan Davis Present Gloucester ©Kim Smith 2014Brittan Davis (left) and Amanda Cook were setting up Present Gloucester at their charming new holiday space, located at 269 Main Street. I heard through the grapevine that their grand opening is this coming Saturday night. Updates to follow!

To catch a glimpse of just some of their gorgeous hand made treasures that they have created, visit the Present Gloucester facebook page here.

See, go see and Shop Locally ~ Hand Made with Love @ Present ~ Ladies night downtown Gloucester… 5-10 pm December 5, 2013

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Many thanks to Dan King, KBMG and friends! Here is a taste of this year’s Present. We hope to see you Thursday night for Ladies’ Night!
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