Shopping in the San Juan Islands
First time visitors are often surprised by the many retail offerings found on Lopez, Orcas or San Juan Islands. Artist co-op studios, galleries, bookshops, boutiques with chic clothing and stores with sensible outdoors fashion are just the beginning. Retail therapy is alive and well this year. What’s on your list?
Orcas Island Pottery is a favorite destination for visitors to Orcas Island.
The oldest pottery in the Northwest, it is located on West Beach only 3½ miles from Eastsound, in an area of old growth cedars and Douglas fir, on a 100-foot-high bluff overlooking President's Channel. [more...]
We feature 21 flavors of gourmet fudge, freshly made with organic butter, and 12 flavors of Lopez Island Creamery ice cream. Come in and browse our delicious Washington state gourmet foods. In our gift shop featuring local handmade gifts, you'll find toys, souvenirs, angels and more. Come in for a free taste of fresh fudge! [more...]
Located just north of the heart of downtown Friday Harbor is a quaint boutique filled with the exquisite and unique for both home and garden. We specialize in offering the finest selection of antiques from around the world, combined with original works from regional artists. If you are looking for something exceptional for your collection or a distinguished gift, you will find it at Acanthus. [more...]
Open daily year-round, the Pelindaba Lavender Friday Harbor Product Gallery provides a location close to the ferry landing for visitors who might not be able to visit the farm for one reason or another, but who still want a taste of our handcrafted lavender products (literally and figuratively). [more...]
Siren Boutique offers a large selection of women's clothing, shoes, accessories, gifts and jewelry. The store's owner hand-selects treasured pieces each season to ensure a truly unique shopping experience. Our passion is textiles and accessories, and 90 percent of our inventory in made in the USA. We support small local designers, natural fibers and eco-friendly manufacturing. [more...]
WaterWorks Galley is San Juan Island’s première gallery for contemporary artwork. Established in 1985 with the concept of showcasing artists based in the San Juan Islands and the Pacific Northwest, the gallery shows work of the gallery’s painters and sculptors that reflects the unique Northwest experience. Artists and their visions evolve and change, stimulated by the changing times we live in. Art jewelry is a new addition to the gallery. Monthly show schedule posted online. Seasonally adjusted hours. [more...]
A treasured Orcas Island destination for visitors and locals alike, the Artworks offers one of the finest selections of local art and crafts in the San Juan Islands. We represent over forty Orcas Island artists and craftspeople, working in pottery, sculpture, jewelry, glass, wood, paintings, prints, wearable art, fiber and more. Established in 1981, our gallery is one of the oldest cooperatives in the country. As the gallery is owned and operated by the artists themselves, there is the unique opportunity of meeting one or more of them on any given day. [more...]
IMA - San Juan Islands Museum of Art in downtown Friday Harbor, 235 "A" Street, above the ferry lanes, provides four visual art exhibitions yearly, featuring artists both regional & beyond. Visit our website for current shows & events. Open Thursday through Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Shaw Island General Store is an historic store that has been serving island customers since 1898. We are a full-service grocery and delicatessen featuring local and organic products. Enjoy the undiscovered beauty of Shaw! [more...]
From their studio overlooking Friday Harbor, designer goldsmiths Dan and Diane Levin enjoy an enthusiastic international following. The exquisitely detailed designs they create stand out among the classics of fine jewelry design the world over.
Levin original designs are copyrighted and each individual creation receives the Levin signature, hand-engraved by the artist. [more...]
Visit Paula's studio where she turns porcelain clay on the potters wheel into unique and functional vessels for your table. Established in 1993, the studio offers visitors the opportunity to see a working studio and the many aspects of pottery making. Browse the showroom and view works in progress. Call for hours. [more...]
At Be Chic Boutique you'll find fresh and feminine clothing with a Northwest flair. We carry hand picked clothing, shoes, lingerie, jewelry and accessories to keep you current on all the new fashions. Styles are individual and eclectic, mixing cutting edge fashion with classic and comfortable clothing. Be Chic carries clothing by Charlotte Tarantola, Jag Jeans, Anne Ferriday, For Love & Liberty, Worn Jeans, Johnny Was Collection/JWLA, Rock Revival, Leatherock, Royal Plush, Tribal, Hanky Panky, Nougat, One Girl Who, David Kahn Jeanswear and many more designers. [more...]
We are a cozy, inviting, and well organized used bookstore housed in a 100-year-old historic home above the ferry landing. We offer over 40,000 titles in our computerized inventory, and are open seven days a week. [more...]
San Juan Islands & Beyond - A Photographer’s Journey is a photographic tour of the most stunning seascapes & marine wildlife in the San Juan Islands, you will be guided through the area’s beauty with over 100 postcard-like images.
Hard cover, 112 page coffee table book that documents the San Juan Islands’ orca whales, brilliant sunsets, marinas, bays, aerial views and iconic landmarks. [more...]
Men & women's new and gently used clothing including designer labels. We carry formal and casual wear, business suites, jewelry, belts, purses, shoes, boots and so much more! We are open 7 days a week Monday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. [more...]