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Home Goods, Art & Crafts

40 Acre Wood

Proprietor: Heidi Frazier
Class Year: 1984

Description: Used Bookstore

Website: 40 Acre Wood on Facebook

Contact Information: (214) 675-5661 / 521 3rd St Lexington, TX 78947

Promotions (if applicable): 25% off every purchase


Adorable Ewe

Proprietor: Kathryn Clifton
Class Year: 2016

Description: Our family brought home our first Babydoll Southdown flock in March 2013.  We have loved each and every ewe, weather, and ram that we have had.  Each year, we sheer the sheep - and from their fleeces we have had wool spun.


Contact Information: (704) 400-5905 / 585 Hartman Road Salisbury, NC 28146


Anne Shannon Thompson Studio Art

Proprietor: Anne Thompson
Class Year: 1990

Description: Fine Art Painting


Contact Information: (202) 255-5042


Art by Ann

Proprietor: Ann Parks McCray
Class Year: 1968

Description: Highly textured nature and seascape oil paintings abstracted on gallery-wrap canvas in sizes 10"X10" to 60"X48"


Contact Information: (910) 256-5912 / Home studio in Wilmington, North Carolina

Promotions (if applicable): 10% courtesy discount on all art sales


Barrick Design Candles

Proprietor: Rick Faulkner
Class Year: 1977

Description: At Barrick Design Candles I create unique artisan candles for celebrations, holidays, and everyday use.


Contact Information: (717) 295-4800 / 541 N. Mulberry St, Lancaster Pa 17603


Berlin Bat Builders

Proprietor: Gordon Miller
Class Year: 2001

Description: Semi-Custom Cedar and Pine Bat Houses

Website: Facebook @Berlin Bat Builders

Contact Information: (617) 833-1823 / Berlin, MA

Promotions (if applicable): 10% off


Blue Jar

Proprietor: Emie Hughes
Class Year: 2013

Description: Blue Jar is a woman-owned & operated business. We create handmade artworks, stationary, and elegant gifts for the home. We also teach workshops in the cyanotype process, photography, and movement.


Contact Information: (610) 733-3714 / 412 Sheffield Drive, Wallingford, PA 19086

Promotions (if applicable): Discount Code: DSONALUM


Britt Ford

Proprietor: Brittany Ford
Class Year: 2013

Description: Designer - artwork, murals, residential/commerical design


Contact Information: (973) 224-0541 / 310 S Fielding Ave, Tampa, FL 33606


ByCary/Rooms by Cary

Proprietor: Cary Oliva
Class Year: 1994

Description: ByCary is a retail & wholesale business providing unique and affordable functional art for everyday life.  From marble coasters and trivets to polaroid photographs to tote bags and glass water bottles, ByCary creates one-of-a-kind pieces that make great gifts. Rooms by Cary offers a new way to approach redecorating - by deciding how we might use your existing furniture and accessories to create a space that is functional, inviting and pleasing for your life.

Website: and

Contact Information: (804) 514-9412 / 1012 Locust Lane, Charlottesville, VA 22901

Promotions (if applicable): 10% off ByCary using coupon code MERMAID10 at checkout.



Proprietor: Lea Zikmund
Class Year: 2018

Description: Handmade clay polymer earrings


Promotions (if applicable): 10% off for all Dickinson Alumni with code DSON10 at checkout!



Proprietor: Claire Henriques
Class Year: 2016

Description: Fun, unique, and creative custom art pieces, from snowboards to letters


Promotions (if applicable): 15% off for Dickinsonians! Just send me a message on Instagram or email :)

Daydream Drips

Proprietor: Mariah Weigert
Class Year: 2017

Description: Colorful, unique abstract art made with acrylic paint on various surfaces.


Contact Information: (860) 951-5039 / / Windsor Locks, CT

Promotions (if applicable): 15% off for Dickinsonians with code DDDRIPS15

Downtown Books

Proprietor: Jamie Anderson
Class Year: 1988

Description: Downtown Books is an independent, locally owned bookstore on North Carolina's Outer Banks.


Contact Information: (252) 473-1056 / 103 Sir Walter Raleigh Street Manteo NC 27954


Gregg Rummel Photography

Proprietor: Gregg Rummel
Class Year: 1981

Description: Fine Art, Event, and Portrait Photography


Contact Information: (571) 239-3794

Promotions (if applicable): 15% discount on all fine art photos, portrait sittings, and event photography for the Dickinson community. Pricing guide for fine art photos available on website. Call or email me for prices on event and portrait shoots. For licensing the rights to photos for marketing or advertising purposes, please contact me to discuss intended usage and terms for pricing.


h2 Empower

Proprietor: Helen Boxwill
Class Year: 1967

Description: We are a not for profit working in Ethiopia and Burundi. We sell Ethiopian handicrafts on Etsy. For more information about our work go to h2


Contact Information: (631) 748-9379 / P.O. Box 493 Huntington Station, NY 11746

Promotions (if applicable): 10% off


Hearthside Place

Proprietor: Linda Faryon
Class Year: 1963

Description: Booth in St.Marys Antique Mall, Quilters Corner & SaltRiver Antiquess

Website: Facebook...Saltriver on Osborne,

Contact Information: (904) 476-5537 / P.O. Box 5304, St.Marys, GA 31558

Promotions (if applicable): Let us know you are coming ..."Dson Discount"


Hello Herren

Proprietor: Helen Li
Class Year: 2008

Description: Paper good shop specializing in funny, punny, and sassy items meant to bring its recipient smiles and giggles. 


Contact Information: P.O. Box 60249, Washington DC, 20039

Promotions (if applicable): Use code Dickinson4Eva for 20 percent off your purchase of $30 or more.


Hirschl & Adler Galleries / Hirschl & Adler Modern

Proprietor: Eric Baumgartner
Class Year: 1979

Description: Dealer in museum-quality art and antiques


Contact Information: (212) 535-8810 / 41 East 57th Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10022


Independent Cabi Stylist

Proprietor: Pam (Carson) Kramer
Class Year: 1982

Description: Sales, styling women’s clothing, closet audits


Contact Information: (276) 608-5158 / 160 Longview Dr Abingdon VA 24211


izerfin LLC

Proprietor: Mathias Bedolfe
Class Year: 2015

Description: Our first product is the neoprene Ring Protector. From water sports to gardening, the izerfin neoprene Ring Protector can help keep your treasured wedding band secure.

Website: and

Contact Information: (949) 374-6826 / Online business (but based in Los Angeles)


Jean Macaluso Fine Art

Proprietor: Jean Macaluso
Class Year: 2005

Description: Fine Art Photography, Acrylic painting, Artistically painted furniture


Contact Information: (717) 385-4333 / Spring Island, Okatie, SC 29909

Proprietor: Joe Grubb
Class Year: 1971

Description: Original oil and watercolor paintings and prints of them


Contact Information: (484) 354-2233 / 20 Highspire Rd., PO Box 263, Lyndell, PA  19354

Promotions (if applicable): 10% off prices in website.


Just Tina Crafts

Proprietor: Tina Johnson
Class Year: 2019

Description: Homemade polymer clay earrings



Kay Window Fashions, Inc.

Proprietor: Deena Kleinstein
Class Year: 2019

Description: Kay Window Fashions is a family owned and operated business founded in 1965. We manufacture custom window treatments, bedding, and other upholstery products.


Contact Information: (862) 591-1555 / 271 2nd St. Saddle Brook, New Jersey

Promotions (if applicable): $200 off your first order.


KVO Collections

Proprietor: Julia Ford
Class Year: 1991

Description: The owners, Julia Ford and Claudia Wood, are sisters who have handpicked this collection for its quality, its simple and unique designs, and its affordability. KVO Collections is a concept Julia and Claudia have been dreaming up for quite a while. KVO are the initials of their mom, Karin von Owstien, who died way too young and this collection and those that follow will honor her creativity, love of beauty, and European simplicity and culture. The business is not all about diamond jewelry though. The profit from the jewelry is used to help everyday people with everyday challenges. Their father’s philanthropic spirit was the inspiration for their commitment to this business model. KVO Collections collaborates with other businesses and foundations who share the mission of supporting others with their profitable endeavors.


Contact Information: (203) 424-0733 / 2183 Post Rd., Darien, CT 06820


Lazyjack Press

Proprietor: Miriam Zelinsky
Class Year: 2006

Description: American prep, Italian luxury. Whimsical yet elegant. Made in Italy on the finest silk. Custom available. Cheers, guys!


Contact Information: (415) 412-2783 / 114A Main Street, Tiburon, CA 94920

Promotions (if applicable): 10% orders of 100+ with code Dickinson23


Lynne Reznick Photography

Proprietor: Lynne Reznick
Class Year: 2003

Description: Lynne Reznick Photography is a fine-art wedding photography studio documenting love stories throughout Boston, Newport, Cape Cod, and upstate NY.


Contact Information: 860-967-5296,


Masterworks Window Fashions & Design, LLC

Proprietor: Linda Hilgartner Bassert 
Class Year: 1974

Description: Award-winning Interior Design firm in the metropolitan Washington DC region, with specialties in Custom Window Treatments, Paint Color Consultation, Custom Reupholstery, Art Framing and Installation, and related custom products. Working collaboratively with my clients for Artistry at Your Windows, Color Harmonies for Your Home. Your Story is My Inspiration. Woman-owned business.

Contact Information: 703-615-2890,, located in Fairfax, VA

Promotions (if applicable): I will offer a reduced initial consultation fee to Dickinson Alumni.  Please mention your affiliation.


Mattress Concierge

Proprietor: Robert Richards
Class Year: 1995

Description: Manufacturer of mattresses specifically for luxury hotels, posh boutique properties and resorts. Have the most remarkable hotel sleep experience every night of the week - RestAssured. Pricing on website includes White Glove home delivery.


Contact Information: (860) 395-9371 / P.O. Box 772, Wilton, CT 06897

Promotions (if applicable): Contact directly to receive standing 10% discount to the Dickinson College community & alumni.



Proprietor: Debby Lightman Casher
Class Year: 1997

Description: Original, handcrafted gemstone jewelry and mindfulness products to help you live a mindfully nice life.

Website: and

Contact Information: (717) 991-8848 / Carlisle, PA

Promotions (if applicable): For all orders placed in my Etsy shop (, the Dickinson community will receive 15% off with coupon code “DSON15”.


Moon Sands Jewelry

Proprietor: Alexandra-Selene Jarvis
Class Year: 2010

Description: Handmade jewelry crafted by a geologist with a focus on hypoallergenic, tarnish-resistant materials, both natural and synthetic: mineral gemstone, freshwater pearl, seashell, stainless steel, titanium, enamel, glass.


Contact Information: +1 226 600 2717 / 550 Bonavista Dr, Waterloo, ON N2K 3Z7 Canada

Promotions (if applicable): Depends on the order: Discount codes, free handwritten cards/notes and free gifts with multiple item purchases.


Mountainside Stamps, Coins and Currency

Proprietor: Tom Jacks
Class Year: 1963

Description: Retails sales of collectible stamps, coins and currency


Contact Information: (908) 419-9751 / P. O. Box 1116, Mountainside, NJ 07092


MUSE Wall Studio

Proprietor: Courtney Cacatian
Class Year: 2004

Description: High-end removeable wallpaper designed to last that features one-of-a-kind designs through artist partnership


Contact Information: (757) 715-7445 / 355 Spring Ln, Charlottesville, VA 22903

Promotions (if applicable): 10% discount through January 2021


Persimmon Street Ceramics

Proprietor: Heather Lezla
Class Year: 1991

Description: Small batch handmade Ceramics for tabletop and garden


Contact Information: (202) 256-8238 / 2332 N Tuckahoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205



Proprietor: Barbara Geyer Watts
Class Year: 1975

Description: Reunions is boutique shop carrying unusual and creative gifts for men, women and children of all ages.


Contact Information: (703) 931-8161 / 1709 Centre Plaza, Alexandria, VA 22302

Promotions (if applicable): Everyone on our mailing list (including Dickinsonians) receives a monthly coupon for 20% off one item.

Right Choice Kitchens

Proprietor: Nicole Smith
Class Year: 2008

Description: Whether it’s a complete new kitchen you need, or simply replacement doors and worktops, we are sure the team at Right Choice Kitchens can help.  From brands including JJO, Gatley Kitchens, and ALKU, all of our products are British-made, ensuring top quality for our customers alongside fast turnaround times.


Contact Information: 01495 239645 / Unit 9 South Pandy, Industrial Estate, New Inn, Pontypool, United Kingdom NP4 0LS

Promotions (if applicable): We can provide discounts per quotation.

Rose Valley Restorations

Proprietor: John Hutchinson
Class Year: 1992

Description: Complete restoration and conservation studio for antique, fine furniture, decorative arts and antique game tables.


Contact Information: (610) 738-8323 / 219 Mechanic Alley, West Chester  PA  19382


Schimmel Craft Collective

Proprietor: Jason Schimmel
Class Year: 2004

Description: Hand made soaps and craft goods


Contact Information: (610) 433-6631 / 916 West Allen Street Allentown, PA 18102 (Mailing Only)

Promotions (if applicable): 20% order of $100 or more with the code DICKINSONALUM


Slyngstad Cartoons

Proprietor: Benjamin Slyngstad
Class Year: 2014

Description: I offer a variety of illustration services, specializing in editorial cartooning and architectual work.  


Contact Information:



Proprietor: Olivia Wilkins
Class Year: 2015

Description: I am an astrochemist who makes art inspired by science (especially space). In addition to original artworks, I sell stickers, enamel pins, stationery, and more featuring my illustrations and designs!


Contact Information: (email)

Promotions (if applicable): Get 15% off your entire order with the code TOMEISHOME at checkout.


Steel City Thrifts

Proprietor: Samantha Barnes
Class Year: 2024

Description: Online market full of thrifted and name brand second-hand clothing

Website: @steelcitythrifts on Instagram only

Contact Information: (724) 594-3253 / 141 Mountain Laurel Drive Butler PA 16002


Stitches by Titch

Proprietor: Kerrie Steele Rubin
Class Year: 1987

Description: Custom throw pillows, cushions, window seats, French mattresses.


Contact Information: (203) 558-4473 / 16 Heritage Lane Weston, CT 06883 / Email:

Promotions (if applicable): 10% Discount for Dickinson Community. Please contact me for details.


Succulent Innovations

Proprietor: Jack Broderick
Class Year: 2020

Description: An Etsy shop specializing in succulents, cacti, philodendrons, and other houseplants.


Contact Information: (412) 651-8672 / Email:

Promotions (if applicable): 15% off for Dickinson College community members - enter code "DICKINSON" at checkout.


Tawi Draws

Proprietor: Tawi Hidaka Salim
Class Year: 2009

Description: A small illustration studio with an emphasis on celebrating a wide range of bodies. 15% of proceeds support reforestation.



The Carlisle Antique Mall

Proprietor: Tiffany Lawson
Class Year: 2011

Description: The Carlisle Antique Mall (CAM) was originally built in 1918 as the iconic Montgomery Ward & Company department store. The mall is located at 164 N Hanover Street in historic Downtown Carlisle. This vibrant antique department store boasts several elegant floors bustling with passionate vendors offering a wide variety of antiques from Victorian to Primitives. CAM also has a first-class selection of mid-century, industrial, vintage, clothing, and upcycled décor.


Contact Information: (717) 660-0999 / 164 N Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA 17013


The Collective Child

Proprietor: Dwight Richardson
Class Year: 2010

Description: Personal shopping service for busy parents - delivering curated selections of designer childrenswear.


Contact Information: 45 Main Street, Ste. 611, Brooklyn, NY 11201


The Gold Mine

Proprietor: Kirsten Santianni-Green
Class Year: 1984

Description: Fine Jewelers, Jewelry Design & Repair, Estate Jewelry, Watch Batteries


Contact Information: (757) 498-GOLD / 4316 A Virginia Beach Blvd; Virginia Beach, VA 23452


The Store at Woodshed

Proprietor: Lindsay Van Nice
Class Year: 2001

Description: Curated gifts.  Elevated and modern gifting in the heart of Oregon's wine country.


Contact Information: (971) 409-8079 / 9820 NE worden Hill Rd, Dundee, Oregon 97115

Promotions (if applicable): Offering 20% friends and family discount code for Dickonson


ThoroughLee Picked

Proprietor: Jessica Lee
Class Year: 2015

Description: A resale business with goods ranging from clothing to toys to collectibles. We pride ourselves in keeping great items out of landfill and connecting them with new owners.


Contact Information: (267) 485-1882



Proprietor: Justin Hawthorne
Class Year: 2004

Description: Vintage apparel brand on eBay and Etsy

Contact Information: (503) 341-7499 / 13040 SE Washington st. Portland Oregon 97233

Promotions (if applicable): Message me for a checkout coupon!


Time Windows by Bruce Walkovich

Proprietor: Bruce Walkovich
Class Year: 1977

Description: Freelance photography, specializing in wildlife and sports


Contact Information: (814) 322-6112 / 1 Glenwood Drive, Portage, PA 15946

Promotions (if applicable): 10% off framed photography



Proprietor: Nick Grover
Class Year: 2002

Description: Cool Stuff for Dads & Kids


Contact Information: (415) 686-5427 / 1374 45th Ave San Francisco, CA 94122

Promotions (if applicable): Enter code REDDEVIL15 for 15% off select items


Turn to the Sun Crafts

Proprietor: Lauren Brennan
Class Year: 2013

Description: I create handmade greeting cards, jewelry, art, and upcycled clothing items for sale. Custom projects are also always welcome!


Contact Information: Online only.


Turtle River Soap Company

Proprietor: Debbie Finn Porch
Class Year: 1976

Description: Handmade natural soap


Contact Information: (772) 708-1719 / Stuart, FL

Winifred Grace

Proprietor: Winifred Grace
Class Year: 1993

Description: We carry not only my jewelry but clothing, jewelry from other designers, handmade shoes, and home goods.


Contact Information: (872) 806-2455 / 5632 North Clark Street, Chicago IL 60660 / / Instagram @winifredgrace


Zo Loveli Designs

Proprietor: Rachel Morgenstern
Class Year: 1992

Description: Handmade cork jewelry.