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This fabulously magical three-day event transforms the Shutesbury Athletic Club Function Room into a veritable wonderland of gift-giving options! Open just one weekend each year, this amazing pop-up shop will be bursting with a beautiful and affordable array of handcrafted work by over 40 local artisans. Cash or check is preferred. Credit cards are accepted. ATM on the premises. Buy handmade! For over 10 years the Shutesbury Holiday Shop has been known for its incredible inventory of locally handcrafted gifts and 2023 should be just as grand. This juried seasonal shop will include a variety of amazing items, all handmade in Shutesbury or one of the surrounding towns. There will be a variety of jewelry, stuffed animals, baskets, goat’s milk soaps, body scrubs, lotions, and salves, ornaments, herbal body products, pottery, mittens, a wide assortment of quilted items, teas, pebble mandala, candles, jams and jellies, fudge, maple syrup, children’s books, a range of fiber arts (sewn, knitted, woven, crochet), original art and photography, note cards, unpaper towels and unsponges, microgreen kits, fresh wreaths, and more! Something for everyone! During opening night on 12/1 there will be a hearty dinner of Soup and Stews to benefit the Friends of the M.N. Spear Memorial Library. The Shutesbury Holiday Shop was founded in 2011 to provide a welcoming venue for talented local artists, artisans, crafters, authors, and musicians of all ages to show and sell their work and to create a one-stop shopping experience for people who enjoy buying handmade for the holidays.