With more than 200 hundred stores in the United States and Canada, Ten Thousand Villages brings fine quality handicrafts from all over the world to New Haven. Beautiful handmade crafts and textiles, toys and home accessories fill the small boutique run by volunteers of this non-profit operation. The proceeds from these purchases assist third world crafts people in many ways including income to pay for food, clothing, housing, health care and education for their families. This is a perfect place to pick out a unique gift for a special person (or yourself!) while making a difference in the lives of third world artisans.
Hello Boutique is the lace to be when you'r looking to shoo for all the latest trends in women's fashion. Featuring an extensive collection of casual and formal where, this is where you are certain to find the right outfit for all occasions. From elegant dresses and tops, to shorts, skirts an sweaters, you name it, and you will find it at this wonderful store. Along with a great clothing, Hello Boutique also features an impressive collection of women's accessories.
Owned by one of the leading fashion designer's in the city, there is much to be admired at the Neville Wisdom store. Designed and put together by the genius man, each piece of clothing found here boasts an impeccable finesse and style, that's been mastered over the years. Featuring chic and trendy clothes for men and women, there's very little here that won't light up your eyes in amazement. From dresses and tops, to skirts, coats and sweaters, no matter what you're looking for, this store will deliver. If none of the available options seem appealing, Neville can customize an outfit for you based on your designs and requirements.
Known throughout the city for their intricate jewelry designs and fabulous diamond work, Derek Simpson Goldsmith is the place to be when you're looking to make a special purchase. Since its inception, this has been the neighborhood's most trusted goldsmiths, offering a guarantee of durability and genuineness to all its products. From gold and diamond rings and necklaces, to customized sets, irrespective of the demand, this shop has got you covered.
People from all over New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and beyond come to this shop to admire and dream about its exquisite selection of contemporary, handmade wood furniture. Helpful salespeople will show you the portfolios of the artists who sell their work at the store. Other niceties include unique toys and furnishings for children, and unusual artwork for your home. Drive east on Chapel Street 1.6 miles from the New Haven Green. Turn right on Blatchley and park.
Shop at Terrain to get the best deals on outdoor furniture to style your garden or patio area. It is a well-known brand for outdoor seating and decor installations. You can get products like beautiful plants, wooden tables, pots and lighting. The different articles here can also be presented as gifts to loved ones. They have sales from time to time so you cam avail of discounts on various products. The interiors of the shop will surely allure you to buy something for your house before you leave the store.
You will find yourself staring in a daze at the large assortment of sweets inside this cozy shop. After you pick up some bulk candies and some hand dipped chocolates wrapped in pretty papers, try the soda fountain. Here, smoothies, authentic New York egg creams, milk shakes and malts can be whipped up with Double Rainbow ice cream, all the way from San Francisco. Don't forget to ask about its seasonal ice cream flavors.