In With the New
When you are planning for holiday gift buying or entertaining, why not try one of these new businesses in the Valley?
Studio Philippe Goldsmith, 468 Main Street, Wolfville
Obscured by scaffolding for a few months, Studio Philippe Goldsmith is now out in the open, and ready for customers! The shop offers a collection of fine designer jewellery items, made on site. Their gemstones are ethically sourced, and their metalsmithing and diamonds are from recycled or reclaimed sources.
Two Hearts General Store, 416 Main Street, Wolfville
One of the newest members of the Wolfville business community is Two Hearts General Store, a curated shop with a strong emphasis on handmade and local. Located inside Daisy Roots Vintage, Two Hearts General carries a variety of handmade and vintage goods. Check out their selection of pottery, prints, cards, textiles, jewelry, soap & skincare and more!
Curated Vinyl Pop-up Record Shop
Specializing in pop-up markets, this shop collects retro vinyl and sells at events such as the North Along the Shore Jamboree, and retail spots like RETROuve in Windsor. Follow them on Facebook and Instagram to see where they’ll turn up next!
RETROuve, 134 Gerrish Street, Windsor
RETROuve is a unique and eclectic shop, filled with cool finds and re-designed pieces. You’ll find everything from vintage and retro items to architectural salvage. Definitely worth a visit if you enjoy nostalgia, ephemera, unique design features, quirky finds, or one-of-a-kind gems!
Sable Shortbread, 437 Main Street, Kentville
Looking for some sweets for your holiday party? Look no further than Sable Shortbread in Kentville! They make shortbread cookies in delicious flavour combinations like lemoncello, Earl Grey, red velvet, and eggnog spice. They only use natural, local, and organic ingredients and their shortbread is free from all artificial additives. You can buy a combination of cookies in small bags as party favours, or in large boxes to bring to an event.
Re.defined, 3050 North River Road, Kentville
Nestled between Kentville and Aylesford, Re.defined is a home decor shop specializing in vintage style, reclaimed and reinvented items, and materials for home projects. They are an Iron Orchid Design stockist, carrying decor moulds, stamps, and transfers. They will also be holding workshops for those interested in home decor projects.