One of the best things about visiting Cumberland Valley is strolling through our charming downtowns and wandering into our storefronts, where you are greeted by friendly and welcoming owners and their staff. Since the shutdown, Cumberland Valley’s shop owners sure do miss seeing the smiling faces of their customers. Until everyone can meet again, you can continue to support these local businesses by shopping their online stores, where you will find chocolate, clothing, home décor, jewelry, and more.
Here are some Boiling Springs and Carlisle locations. Future posts will highlight stores in Mechanicsburg, Camp Hill, the West Shore, and more.
Village Artisans Gallery celebrated its 25th anniversary on April 1. Instead of its usual one-day anniversary discount, the shop is offering a 25% discount until the governor says it's okay to welcome guests back into the store. Check out their website or Facebook page to see the beautiful hand-crafted items for sale. Purchased items can be picked up via curbside service or can be shipped. For more information about an item listed, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 717-258-3256.
Shop online for all your fishing needs or call (717) 609-0169 ext 5 and staff will personally shop with you on the phone to be sure that you choose the correct items that you need. Items are available for contactless curbside pickup Monday through Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 3 pm or can be shipped to you for free.
Place orders on their Facebook page for shipment.
Shop online for fine art creations including ceramics, jewelry, and wood products. Free local delivery within 10-miles of the store or shipping available.
Shop online for yoga apparel, accessories, and jewelry.
Purchase gift cards, Pura Vida bracelets, and C-Luv apparel at www.cluvthrift.bigcartel.com.
Visit camelliasincarlisle.com to see a selection of scone mixes and packaged teas for sale. Call 717-243-6292 or email teaparlor.net to place a takeout order.
Their online pop-up shop allows you to support local artists and purchase lovely hand-crafted items for yourself or a loved one.
You might be wondering why a bed and breakfast is included in a blog about shopping? Well, Carlisle House B&B has a reputation for some of the most incredible-tasting quiches. And, since guests can't be here to enjoy them in person, they are now selling a Quiche Kit. The owners have put together their favorite quiche recipes plus 6 brand new, never seen before recipes, along with tips and tricks, a beautiful, hand-turned rolling pin for the perfect thin, flaky crust, and a dark metal cake pan (the first trick). The cost is $39 + s/h. Call 717-249-0350 to order your package of tastiness now.
Check out the online store from The ClothesVine, where you can continue to shop for your favorite clothing, jewelry, and accessories. Their comfy loungewear is ideal for working from home and their stylish hats and headbands hide the fact that you haven’t been to a hairstylist in months.
Purchase a variety of take-home projects-to-go art kits from Create-a-Palooza online. Projects are shipped either same-day or next-day or there is an unattended (but monitored) pickup area inside the store's vestibule. Through the ring system, customers can pick up their items any time from 8 am to 8 pm.
Order online. For questions, email email@example.com.
Earth Artisan & Outfitter continues to provide resources for education, inspiration, and adventure via their Facebook page as well as their website that is currently in the works. Stay tuned for details & in the interim be sure to call (717) 713-6170 to place orders via phone and to arrange for contactless curbside pickup.
Open from 12 pm to 3 pm Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday for takeout and curbside pickup. Shop online at ExquisiteChocolates.com. Free shipping with a minimum order of $25.
The Fabric Center can still meet your sewing and quilting needs. Their Facebook page lists available fabrics. Please call 717-243-5076 to order. Leave a message with your number.
Check out their Facebook page for their current inventory of vintage home decor. The owners have also been hosting Facebook live sales. Join them from the comfort and safety of your home, purchase an item, and then arrange for contactless pickup.
Order your candy and soda online. All online orders must be at least $15. Contactless delivery is free within a 5-mile radius of the store. Deliveries will occur on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 3 pm and 5 pm. All other orders will be shipped.
While you are at home trying new recipes be sure to have some of these high quality and unique olive oils and balsamic vinegars on hand. Click here to order online. Items will be shipped or are available for contactless pickup inside the front door of the ship from 8 am to 8 pm daily.
Shop online for jewelry, pottery, handbags, home décor, accessories, and more. Be sure to check out their Bag/Box o’ Sunshine to let someone know you are thinking about them in this time of social distancing. There are four different options that include a great selection of items plus a handwritten note of encouragement/inspiration from you. Online orders can be shipped or you can arrange for store pickup. Or call 717-243-5562 during the following store hours to order via phone: Monday from 2 pm to 5 pm; Wednesday from 10 am to 12 pm; Friday from 10 am to 1 pm; Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm.
Instruments, songbooks, and more are listed on their Facebook page. Call 717-258-6765 to purchase from 10 am to 2 pm on weekdays and on Saturday from 10 am to noon. Curbside pickup is available at the Carlisle store.
Call (800) 391-2665 to place or order or shop online for shipping or curbside pickup.
Marjorie’s Gems is currently selling their vintage jewelry through Ebay.
Shop online for an incredible variety of gourds or purchase one of their craft kits to create very own gourd.
As they said on their Facebook page, socks are the new shoes, and Miss Ruth’s Time Bomb has a great selection to choose from on their website, where you can also shop for vintage clothing, jewelry, and more.
Treat yourself or someone you love to a full collection of artisan skincare products such as soaps, lip balms, body wash, shampoo bars, and more at this store’s online shop.
Jewelry, puzzles, socks, handbags, and other fun and funky gifts are still available. Just email firstname.lastname@example.org with what you are looking for and the owner will schedule a curbside pickup if the item is available. Also, check out the store’s Etsy shop.
Tutto’s online shop sells toys and children’s clothing handmade locally in Carlisle, plus cloth masks, amber teething necklaces, and more.