Love Local Shopping! Christmas in Carversville.

Our local elves have been busy designing jewelry, making unique gifts with local resources, painting pictures, printing cards, making jams, weaving one-of-a-kind scarves, creating whimsical characters, and of course baking the most luscious cakes and cookies.  When you enter into the enchanting world of the Carversville Grocery this year you will find the perfect gifts for everyone on the list.  We #lovelocalartist, #lovelocalbiz, and #lovelocalfood. Take the anxiety out of the holiday hustle.  Here’s how to find us: simply head in a different direction from the hordes of holiday shoppers!  Follow the pristine streams into the delightful village of Carversville.  Breathe in the crisp country air and be welcomed into a world where everyone is a friend and a neighbor!  Be sure to ask about our store gift cards: they are the perfect stocking stuffer for the man or woman in you life who has everything!
Check out the virtual tour (below) of some of the items we have for you this season. Be sure to visit our Facebook page and follow us on twitter. See you at the Grocery!




Elves in motion.


#lovelocalfood producer Gregory Benjamin jams are joy in a jar! (above)

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Noble Handcrafted specialty vinegars (above)are the PERFECT gift for the chef or foodie in your life.  We are proud to bring you amazing products like these.20151210_094308

It really is hard to find a more local gift than these superb kitchen tools designed and crafted by our own Max Hansen in his wood shop a hundred yards from the store!   Most of these unique pieces start from gnarly firewood scraps found on Max and Andrea’s property.  Max simply carves away everything that doesn’t look like a spoon or a spatula or a knife then sands it to a satiny finish, et voila! These are perfect for the chef or foodie in your family.20151210_094321

We’re really proud to carry items from local artisan Grossinger Glass. These custom designed and hand blown items are a perfect gift for the person who has everything or the one who will treasure a special work of art. 20151210_094336jewelry photosh

We introduced local jewelry maker Amy Ragsdale to you in a blog earlier this year. Read all about her HERE.  Amy Ragsdale: “When you wear original jewelry you are acknowledging your extraordinary spirit.”20151210_094358

Whimsical stuffed doggies from local crafter True Blue. Who wouldn’t want one of these happy pups popping up from their Christmas stocking?


Red Oak Leathercraft of New Hope has an imaginative and beautifully crafted selection of gifts at the Carversville Grocery.


Local crafter Ellen Turner’s hand wound Japanese Temari (thread balls) are extremely popular gifts this time of the year.  There are limited number left!

Fun products for men includes this line of locally produced grooming items from the Fragrant Vagrant!


The Trout of North America calendar (pictured above) is a fantastic gift that is ready to ship to friends and family around the world. Simply write in the address of the person to whom you wish to send it, walk up to the conveniently located USPS office in the Carversville Grocery,purchase postage and drop it in the box!  C’mon!  It doesn’t get any easier than this or more pleasant.  20151210_094619
We just love the whimsy of the creative duo of James Feehan and Susan Roseman of Artie Art! We wish everyone could experience the joy and fun depicted in these unique, handcrafted holiday cards!  You can also check out Artie Art’s facebook page HERE.  Happy Howl-idays!
Keep your loved one warm this year with a special scarf  (above) beautifully woven by local artisan Ellen Turner!
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Yes! ‘Tis the season to be jolly.  We have decked the halls with boughs of holly.  We can’t wait to see you at the Carversville Grocery.
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Andrea Hansen created this delightful miniature Christmas tree decorated with dried sliced oranges!  The visual effect is stunning and it smells good too! Come explore the creativity of the local community at the Carversville Grocery. 20151210_100123  20151210_100558 20151210_100811 20151210_143604 Luscious cakes by famed local baker Iris Lauber.

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