Design in Harbor Country

AP Shop

A real beauty, this Lakeside clothing and homewares shop is the seasonal idyll of a Chicago-based professor of visual merchandising. Beyond a tidy picket fence and lush front garden, the cottage is laid out with tex…
Market in Traverse City

Warehouse MRKT

This hub of the Warehouse District is a one-stop shop for a local experience. Grab a cup of joe and a simple but perfect egg sandwich from BLK/MRKT cafe in the morning, shop for home goods at Darling Botanical and W…
Homewares in Harbor Country


It's all about #housegoals at this super-stylish housewares boutique, beginning with the dreamy Adirondack chair-lined front deck that beckons in passersby from the Red Arrow Hwy beyond. Inside, you'll find design b…
Design in Harbor Country

Goods & Heroes

At first glance this petite shop may seem spare, but surveying the wares it's soon evident that each item has been thoughtfully selected, from minimalist metal jewelry and organic apothecary goods to irreverent fram…
Food & Drinks in Traverse City

Cherry Republic

It's touristy but a hoot to see all the products: cherry ketchup, cherry-dusted tortillas, cherry butter, cherry wine – you get the point. Most of it tastes better than you think. And the shop is very generous with …
Food in Harbor Country

Drier's Meat Market

This Three Oaks butcher shop has been around since Civil War days. It's filled with antique grinders and cleavers, as well as the famous smoked meats.
Market in Harbor Country

New Buffalo Farmers Market

Have a look around the town's popular market brimming with veggies, cheeses, breads, antiques, arts and crafts, food trucks and live music.
Food & Drinks in Harbor Country

Whistle Stop Grocery

There's perhaps no better place in Harbor Country to stock a lakeside picnic than at this bakery, deli and gourmet grocery in one. Pick up some chicken salad sandwiches, charcuterie or scones bursting with local ber…