Beer. We love our beer.  Bent Paddle, Fitger's Brew House, Lake Superior BrewingCanal Park Brewery, 7 West Taphouse, and close by, Castle Danger Brewery just up the road in Two Harbors.

Beautiful chocolates at 185Chocolat.  Owner Heidi Ash was the 185th heart transplant recipient at Mayo. Now, she makes beautiful and delicious chocolates.

Fudge, turtles, and chocolates at Great Lakes Candy in near-by Knife River (seasonal).

Jewelry featuring local (and exotic) stones at The Jewelers Bench.  Local and regional jewelers also display at Lizzards.  Art in the Alley features local jewelry, decor, and unique up-cycled clothing.

Packs, portfolios, document cases, wallets, purses (and more)...all made to wear like iron from Duluth Pack.

Popcorn and more from Fannie Rose Candy Shop.  Some items available in local groceries, as well as in the main shop.another

Sprits, at Vikre Distillery.  Emily Vikre (co-founder) writes the FiveandSpice blog, as well as writing for the fabulous Food52.

Shoes  Candace LaCosse, shoemaker > Hemlocks Leather Works

Northwoods Apparel (Ely, MN) Anorak maker Susan Schurke is back in business