Maine Made Gifts: Swans Island Company

December 18th, 2017

Maine Made Gifts: Swans Island Company

We are so blessed to live in Maine, and not just because of the warm, sunny summers and the picturesque white winters, but because Maine is home to a large number of talented craftspeople and artisans like weavers, potters, soap makers, chocolatiers, woodworkers, and jewelers. In every shop in every town, you’ll see incredibly-crafted, unique…


Maine Made Gifts: Dean’s Sweets

December 6th, 2017

Maine Made Gifts: Dean’s Sweets

We are so blessed to live in Maine, and not just because of the warm, sunny summers and the picturesque white winters, but because Maine is home to a large number of talented craftspeople and artisans like weavers, potters, soap makers, chocolatiers, woodworkers, and jewelers. In every shop in every town, you’ll see incredibly-crafted, unique…


Maine Made Gifts: Wilbur’s of Maine Chocolate Confections

December 5th, 2017

Maine Made Gifts: Wilbur’s of Maine Chocolate Confections

We are so blessed to live in Maine, and not just because of the warm, sunny summers and the picturesque white winters, but because Maine is home to a large number of talented craftspeople and artisans like weavers, potters, soap makers, chocolatiers, woodworkers, and jewelers. In every shop in every town, you’ll see incredibly-crafted, unique…


Maine Made Gifts: Black Dinah Chocolatiers

December 4th, 2017

Maine Made Gifts: Black Dinah Chocolatiers

We are so blessed to live in Maine, and not just because of the warm, sunny summers and the picturesque white winters, but because Maine is home to a large number of talented craftspeople and artisans like weavers, potters, soap makers, chocolatiers, woodworkers, and jewelers. In every shop in every town, you’ll see incredibly-crafted, unique…


Made in Maine: Tom’s of Maine

September 4th, 2012

Made in Maine: Tom’s of Maine

This Made in Maine company is, truly, everywhere up here. Go into any Mainers’ bathroom and you’re almost certain to find Tom’s of Maine something – be it toothpaste, deodorant, body wash, or any of the company’s dozens of all-natural personal care products. What better endorsement of a Maine brand than that Mainers love it?…


Made in Maine Series: Jill McGowan and the Great White Shirt

August 28th, 2012

Made in Maine Series: Jill McGowan and the Great White Shirt

As much as fashion trends change, certain pieces in a woman’s closet always stay the same — like the black dress, the comfortable but sexy heels, and a fitted button-down shirt that shows off your curves without compromising your professionalism. In the past, I’ve found the toughest of these three to find is a quality…