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Welcome Chef Cole Thornton We invite you to experience the local flavor in his seasonally inspired new menues and daily specials. Enjoy the regions wines, spirits and microbrews as well. The warehouse kiTChen + cork: lobby level in the Hotel Indigo. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Live music Friday & Saturday evenings.

Hotel Indigo Traverse City 263 W. Grandview Parkway Traverse City, MI 49684 t: 231.932.0500 Reservations: 877.8.INDIGO (846.3446) hotelindigo.com/TraverseCityMI facebook.com/hotelindigo @hotelindigo

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Harbor Springs

Petoskey

Charlevoix

Boyne City

Elk Rapids

Traverse City

Leelanau

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Frankfort

Manistee

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A MyNorth Media Publication PRESIDENT/ EDITOR IN CHIEF VICE PRESIDENT, EDITORIAL/EDITOR MANAGING EDITOR WEB EDITOR PROOFREADERS

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milk 'n' cookies Northern Michigan Style Make time to savor your small town shopping experiences! Here’s how to re-create this blissful cocoa-cookie break.

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Ruthann’s Peppermint Candy Cane Cookies

Fresh Coast Hot Cocoa

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Box or Tin? A dozen of our large 3oz cookies arrive in our signature gift box or, for a small additional charge, in our custom tin.

Chocolate & Peppermint Cookies A seasonal favorite available during December only each year. Choose between semi-sweet or white chocolate paired with hand cut soft peppermint chunks. Can’t go wrong either way!

“Cup of Cookies” Our 17oz coffee mug is loaded with a dozen of our Mini 1oz Original Chocolate Chunk Cookies.

TOM’S MOM’S COOKIES We Ship Everywhere!

www.tomsmomscookies.com Open All Year in Harbor Springs

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Harbor Springs shop local

1. Corkers (cork animal)

Joie de Vie Antiques, Harbor Springs, 231.347.1400, joiedevieantiques.com, $15

2. Snowball Pendant

Elizabeth Blair Fine Pearls, Harbor Springs. 231.526.7500, elizabethblair.com, $95

3. Crystal Necklace

Belle Aquatic, Harbor Springs, 415.868.5292, belleaquatic.com, $488

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5. Handmade Morel Wine Stoppers Spice Harbor, Harbor Springs, 231.526.4050, spice-harbor.com, $15.99 each

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FinePearls Beautiful Gifts

115 W. Main Street | Harbor Springs, MI | 231.526.7500 WestMainPearls.com | ElizabethBlair.com Member Cultured Pearl Association of America

LOCAL TICKETS ONE PLACE 12/16 & 12/17 THE NUTCRACKER Crooked Tree Arts Center, Harbor Springs

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6. 3-Stone Earrings

Tourmaline, tsavorite garnet, apatite; bezels 22k gold; wires 18k gold. Becky Thatcher Jewelry Design, Harbor Springs, 231.526.9336, beckythatcherdesigns.com, $5,495

7. Champagne Night Shirt

Have it monogrammed! Monogram Goods, Harbor Springs, 231.526.7700, monogramgoods.com, $90

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8. Lodge Table Setting

Spice Harbor, Harbor Springs, 231.526.4050, spice-harbor.com, table runner $34.99; napkins $12.99 set of two; mug $15.99; salad plate $9.99; appetizer plate $6.99

9. Bacon and Egg Boxers

Hilda of Harbor, Harbor Springs, 231.526.6914, FB, $40

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Celebrate the Holidays in Harbor Springs!

102nd Christmas Tree Lighting November 25, 6:30 p.m.

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Merchants Holiday Open House December 2, 6–9 p.m.

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STAFFORD’S GALLERY of Art & History

Featuring the finest Michigan artists. This collection of fine art is beautifully displayed in a unique warehouse building.

Travel in Style this Season

Watercolors • Oils • Photography Sculptures • Jewelry • Antiques Gifts • Accessories • Wine

Luciano

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Located behind Stafford’s Perry Hotel, downtown Petoskey.

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STAFFORDSGALLERY.COM

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Give the gift of Stafford’s. Always a perfect fit! Stafford’s gift cards can be used at any Stafford’s location - Bay View Inn, Crooked River Lodge, Perry Hotel, the Pier or Weathervane Restaurants. ~ Unique Gift Giving ~ World Famous Smoked Pork Loin, Whole Smoked Turkeys, Smoked Turkey Breasts, Hams, Bacon, Sausage and Smoked Fish.

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Use them for dining, lodging, gift shop purchases and more. Stop by any Stafford’s establishment, choose a denomination and your Christmas shopping is done!

2200 East Mitchell Rd. at the corner of Mitchell & Division Roads PETOSKEY 231-348-8100 116 South 3rd Street ROGERS CITY 989-734-2232

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Petoskey shop local

1. Pendleton Dog Bed

Grandpa Shorter’s, Petoskey, 231.347.2603, grandpashorters.com, $84.98

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Chatham House Interiors, Petoskey, 231.881.9290, chathamhouseinteriordesign.com, $279

3. Michigan Granite Cutting Board

Sturgeon River Pottery, Petoskey, 231.347.0590, sturgeonriver.com, price upon request

4. The Interceptor Electric Bike Pedego, Petoskey, 231.881.9488, pedegoelectricbikes.com, $3,690

5. Pendleton Luggage

Grandpa Shorter’s, Petoskey, 231.347.2603, grandpashorters.com, $329; $399.99

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Shop from the comfort of your armchair this holiday season!

Made in Leelanau & Shipped to You! visit our online store & shop our collection or visit us Boutique Hours M-F 9-5 ● S-S 11-4 1006 S. Sawmill Rd. Lake Leelanau, Mi 231.256.7176

Available This November in print & online

Baabaazuzu.com

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YOUR DESTINATION TO KICK-OFF THE HOLIDAY SHOPPING SEASON! Artist demos • Refreshments Over 30 artist booths!

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Petoskey shop local

6. Cheese Gift Basket

aro a, fle r de Mar is, aradiso and o her goodies e os ey heese, e os ey, 231.7 3.2 0 , pe os eycheese.com, large as e s $1 pl s i ems o yo r choice

7. Hydro Flask

Beards Brewery, e os ey, 231.7 3.2221, eards rewery.com, $6

8. Ceramic Beer Mug

e os ey Brewing, e os ey, 231.7 3.20 7, pe os ey rewing.com, $40

9. Wool Hat and Fingerless Mittens ome ody s allery, e os ey, 231. 1.474 , some odysgallery.com ha , $ 2; glo es $4

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Mo her in aw s ong e ymons eneral ore, e os ey, 231.347.243 , symonsgenerals ore.com, $12.9

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Petoskey Farms Vineyard & Winery, Petoskey, 231.290.9463, petoskeyfarms.com, $17

12. Petoskey White

Petoskey Farms Vineyard & Winery, Petoskey, 231.290.9463, petoskeyfarms.com, $16

13. Embossed Monster Crocodile Classic Shopper Bag B. May Bags, Petoskey, 231.622.4908, bmaybags.com, $595

14. Crackle Gold Premium Python Fold-Over Clutch

B. May Bags, Petoskey, 231.622.4908, bmaybags.com, $795

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Stafford’s Downtown Petoskey Holiday Parade November 25, 10 a.m.–noon 13

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Charlevoix shop local

1. Show Boat

The Lake House, Charlevoix, 231.437.3425, thelakehousecharlevoix.com, $69

2. Art Clock

Elements Gallery, Charlevoix, 231.547.5820, FB, $190

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The Lake House, Charlevoix, 231.437.3425, thelakehousecharlevoix.com, $9

4. Woodland Neighbors Blanket Clothing Company, Charlevoix, 231.547.6361, myclothingco.com, $79

5. Neckerchew teething bib

Ga Ga for Kids, Charlevoix, 231.547.1600, gagaforkids.com, $20.99

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Clothing Company, Charlevoix, 231.547.6361, myclothingco.com, $109

7. Gallon Jug of Michigan Maple Syrup

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8. Glow in the Dark Doodle Bag

Ga Ga for Kids, Charlevoix, 231.547.1600, gagaforkids.com, $14.99

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Boyne City shop local

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1. Michigan Mittens

Smitten Mittens, Boyne City, 231.497.6488, smittenbythemitten.com, $48.95

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Inspired Living, Boyne City, $48, 231.582.2663, balilivingimports.com, $48

3. Emu Backpack

Peninsula, Boyne City, 231.335.7180, FB, $44.95

4. Christmas Coloring Book (for big kids and adults) Local Flavors, Boyne City, 231.582.7499, $14.99

5. Handmade Pottery Plate Huff Pharmacy and Jewelry, Boyne City, 231.582.6514, FB, $25

6. Beer and Wine Playing Cards

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Lake Street Market, Boyne City, 231.582.4450, lakestreetmarket.com, $15 each

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7. Northwoods Sleepers

Country Now and Then, Boyne City, 231.582.2355, FB, $36.99

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Celebrate the Holidays in Boyne City! Santa Parade and Holiday Open House November 24, 5–9 p.m.

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1. Northern Michigan Playing Cards The Nature Connection, Elk Rapids. 231.264.6330, natureconnection-er.com, $7.37

2. Tote

Cedar Creek Interiors, Elk Rapids, cedarcreekinteriors.com, 231.498.2511, $299

3. Kids Fedora

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Stuff & Such, Elk Rapids, 231.264.9093, FB, $15

4. Hit the Trail Game Set

Stoney Cabin Toys, Elk Rapids, 231.498.5744, stoneycabintoys.net, $13.95

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ildflower oapwor s, l apids, 231.264. 000, wildflowersoapwor s.com, $

6. Michigan Canvas Tote

Stuff & Such, Elk Rapids, 231.264.9093, FB, $28

7. Riesling Demijohn

Cedar Creek Interiors, Elk Rapids, cedarcreekinteriors.com, 231.498.2511, $139 7

8. Wine Sign

Ginger Snaps, Elk Rapids, 231.264.8922, FB, $169

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Celebrate the Holidays in Elk Rapids!

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Holiday Open House (Tree Lighting, Santa and his Reindeer, Shopping) 5–8 p.m. December 9 18

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1. Sandal Charm

Fill with sand from your favorite beach! Nifty Things, Traverse City, 231.929.9665, niftythingsonline.com, $110

2. Poetry Medicine

Landmark Books, Village at Grand Traverse, Traverse City, 231.922.7225, landmarkbookstc.com, $7.99

3. TVC Hat

Daisy Jane, Traverse City, 231.946.8850, daisyjanetc.com, $38

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4. Grand Traverse Bay Beach Glass Jigsaw Puzzle

Christmastide, Village at Grand Traverse, Traverse City, 231.645.6469, christmastidetc.com, $19.95

5. Fairy Roasting Marshmallows

Premier Floral and Design Emporium, Village at Grand Traverse Commons, Traverse City, 231.947.1167, premierfloraldesign.com, Marshmallows $10; Fairy $9; Bonfire $12

6. Fairy Dress and Wand

My Secret Stash, Traverse City, 231.929.0340, mysecretstash.com, dresses $42–$48.50; wand $8.50

7. Magnifying Glass(es)

Ella’s, Traverse City, 231.947.9401, ellas.shoplightspeed.com, $45 each

8. Wooly Mammoth–Handle Knife

Sanctuary, Village at Grand Traverse, Traverse City, 231.932.0775, sanctuarytc.com, $225

9. Rapid Mix Truck

Toy Harbor, Traverse City, $78, 231.946.1131, FB

10. Cowgirl Purse

Glitz and Spurs, Traverse City, 231.421.9052, shop.glitzandspurs.com, $96

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11. White Gold, Rose Gold & Beaded Diamond Necklace

Gold & Jaye Jewelry, Traverse City, 231.252.4132, goldandjayejewelry.com, $3,500

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12. Michigan Cookie Cutter

Peppercorn, Traverse City, 231.941.4146 peppercorntc.com, $1.49 each

13. Fresh Coast Chocolate Hot Cocoa Enjoy Michigan, Traverse City, 231.386.1177, enjoy-michigan.com, $9

14. Dinosaur Dog Toy

Pets Naturally, Traverse City, 231.944.1944, dogbakeryonline.com, $95.99

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Celebrate DOWNTOWN • 128 East Front Street Traverse City, MI • 231-941-7632 poppycockstc.com

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possible fresh extra virgin olive oils aged balsamic vinegars gourmet items for the pantry cooking classes that inspire Unique, delicious gifts perfect for personal or corporate giving. Order online or visit one of our Michigan locations. fustinis.com

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Christmastide In The Village at Grand Traverse Commons 231.932.0775 | sanctuarytc.com

231.486.6805 156 e. front st, • tc open 7 days a week

…filling every day with Holiday fun!

Give the Gift Of Fun To Northern Michigan’s #1 Entertainment Center

Bowling • Arcade • Laser Tag Laser Maze • Juke N Box Kids Play Center • Parties Luxury Bowling Lanes

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Artisan Pizzas, Pastas, Salads, Burgers and More!

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Only 6 minutes from The Grand Traverse Mall. Just 1.5 miles west of Menards/Chums Corner

Featuring over 100 Michigan Makers 122 Cass St. Traverse City 231•929•0340 mysecretstash.com

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15. Rose Gold Egg Earrings

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James C. Smith Fine Jewelry, Traverse City, 231.941.3300, jamescsmith.net, $2,600

16. Chickadee Mugs and Towels

Candle Factory, Traverse City, 231.946.2850, candlefactory.org, placemat $7.70; napkin $5.50; dishtowel $8.80; mugs $8.80

17. Handmade Eastern European Ornaments

Candle Factory, Traverse City, 231.946.2850, candlefactory.org, $23.65 each

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Santa’s Arrival, Tree Lighting & Holiday Open House 5:30–9p.m., December 1 Ladies’ Shopping Night 5–9 p.m., December 7 Men’s Shopping Night 5–9p.m., December 14 holidays shop local

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1. Yak Wool Throw

Tampico, Leland, 231.256.7747, FB, $48

2. River Rock Nativity

(Entire set not pictured) Two Fish Gallery, eland, 231.2 6.93 0, wofishleland.com, $119.9 1

3. Santa Door-Stopper

Front Porch, Suttons Bay, 231.271.6895, frontporchsuttonsbay.com, $14.99

4. NoMi License Plate Poster

Miser’s Hoard, Empire, 231.620.1829, FB, $30

5. Bullet Casing and Sapphire Necklace L. Saile Designer Jewelry, Cedar, 231.228.2082, lsaile.com, $35

6. Hand-Blown Egyptian Ornaments At Home, Suttons Bay, 231.271.4664, athomesuttonsbay.com, $25 each

7. Handmade All-Natural Soap

Bay Lavender Trading Company, Glen Arbor, 231.334.2582, $4–$8

8. French 15th Century Prayer Book

From Rouen Cathedral. Suttons Bay Galleries, Suttons Bay, 231.499.4850, suttonsbaygalleries.com, price upon request.

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Bahle’s of Suttons Bay, Suttons Bay, 231.271.3841, bahles.net, $30

10. Leland Postcard T-Shirt

The Catbird Seat, Leland, 231.256.7700, FB, $22.95

11. Silver Canoe

Pennington Collection, Northport, 231.386.9890, penningtoncollection.com, $139

12. Chirpy Top Wine Pourers

Yes, they chirp! Northwoods Home & Gifts, Glen Arbor, 231.835.2555, FB, $25 each

13. Three-Wheel Cruiser

Suttons Bay Bikes, Suttons Bay, 231.421.6815, suttonsbaybikes.com, $479

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14. French Rolling Pin

Suttons Bay Trading Co., Suttons Bay, 231.271.7423, suttonsbaytrading.com, $30.95 14

15. Hand Puppet

Painted Bird Gallery, Suttons Bay, 231.271.3050, painted-bird.com, $22

16. Faribault Mills Pillow

Anchor Cottage, Suttons Bay, 231.271.6614, anchorcottage.net, $92

17. Lake Leelanau Sign

Anchor Cottage, Suttons Bay, 231.271.6614, anchorcottage.net, $158

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Suttons Bay Holiday Open House November 18, 2017, noon–4 p.m. Holidays in the Village of Suttons Bay December 2 & 3 Northport Community Band and Village Voices Christmas Concert December 10, 8 p.m. 16

Leland’s PJ Party & Sale November 24, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. HollyPop! Old Art Building, Leland November 24-25 Merry Marketplace, Old Art Building December 2 Glen Arbor Pajama Shopping November 24, 5 a.m.—8 a.m. Glen Arbor Christmas Tree Lighting & Holiday Market Preview Party November 24, 6:30 p.m.

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Glen Arbor Holiday Marketplace November 25, 10 a.m.—4 p.m. Empire Artisans Market local holidays shopshop local November 25, 11holidays a.m.—5 p.m.

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Leelanau

The fun store behind the pink bench

Fraiser Fir by The Thymes

102 Mill Street, Northport, MI 49670 www.penningtoncollection.com

Open all year

231-386-9890 Like us on Facebook

L.Saile Designer Jewelry

pictured: peppermint honey caramels

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Family gatherings, hostess gifts, and holiday chocolates, we’re here to make your memories even sweeter.

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Fine Art and Handcrafts More than 200 Artists Open Daily Downtown Empire (231) 326-5428

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The Misers’ Hoard Uptown finds in Downtown Empire

9044 S. Kasson St. Cedar

231-228-2082

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1. Lapis Pendant

Jackleens Gems, Beulah, 231.882.2390, FB, $98 3

2. Butcher Pork Chart 4

Crystal Moon, Beulah, 231.651.5009, FB, $25

3. Waboba Ball

Skips on Water! Crystal Lake Adventure Sports, Beulah, 231.882.2527, crystallakeadventuresports.com, $10.99

4. Snurk

Duvet cover, pillowcase set. Crystal Crate & Cargo, Beulah, 800.787.7366, crystalcrate.com, $119 each

5. Iced Martini Glass

Crystal Crate & Cargo, Beulah, 800.787.7366, crystalcrate.com, $6.99

6. Polymer Clay Owls

Luna Boutique, Beulah, 231.882.7359, FB, $75; $50 5 Find more ideas! MyNorth.com > Live Here > Holidays

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Christmas Magic (parade, Santa and more) December 9

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— Celebrating 61 Years —

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1956 - 2017

Traditional Mexican food

and drink served in a festive south-of-the-border atmosphere.

The Madera Collection

Outdoor Dining & Cantina Open Daily at 4:00 Live Music Year Round

Top of the Hill, US-31 in Benzonia (231) 882-9631

Handmade wood purses, original works of art designed and created by husband and wife team Mark Titus Diebolt and Sharon Hammill Diebolt. Their award-winning work focuses on meticulous craftsmanship, elegant designs, and the use of unusual materials given to us by Mother nature. All pieces are signed, so each one is a collectors item.

INTRODUCING LAUREL BURCH HANDBAGS - UMBRELLAS - COIN CASES SCARVES - SOCKS

Located in the center of the village of Beulah. Visit us at 262 S. Benzie Blvd.

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Frankfort 1. M-22 Jigsaw Puzzle The Bookstore, Frankfort, 231.352.9720, FB, $16

2. Socks to Wear in NoMi

Hull’s of Frankfort, Frankfort, 231.352.4642, hullsoffrankfort.com, $7.95–$10 1

3. Northwoods Logger

The Corner Toy Store, Frankfort, 231.352.9900, thecornertoystore.com, $26.99

4. Bosh Bosh Bag

Made y and enefi s women in i eria. Be sie Bay F rni re, Fran or , e sie ay rni re.com, 231.352.4202, $58

5. Bosh Bosh Wine Bag

Made y and enefi s women in i eria. Be sie Bay F rni re Fran or , e sie ay rni re.com, 231.352.4202, $34

6. S’more Christmas Ornament

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7. Morel Christmas Ornament

ynn erin Mercan ile o., Fran or , 231.3 2. 600, lynnandperin.com, $9.99

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Holiday Arrangements To Fit Your Occasion

Making Your Kitchen The Ideal Place To Be

421 River St. • Manistee 231-398-9895 Open 7 Days

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The Flower Station 341 West Front St. in Traverse City 1-866-946-1742 | flowerstationtc.com

Proudly Featuring Michigan Made USA & Fair Trade!

429 RIVER ST. ● MANISTEE 231.299.3005

Featuring 100 Michigan artists, Mary’s Gift Gallery OPEN SEVEN DAYS PER WEEK And don’t miss Holiday Market! Nov. 17 - Dec. 23

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Gifts, Art, Home Decor & Much More! 419 River Street, Manistee MI Historic Downtown • (231) 887-4187 swankyz.com • facebook.com/Swankyz LIGHTED

12/1-12/10 THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER Manistee High School, Manistee

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1. Classic Sodamaker

The Ideal Kitchen, Manistee, 231.398.9895, theidealkitchen.com, $100

2. Lake Michigan Beach Glass Chime Hand-collected, handmade. Swankyz, Manistee, 231.887.4187, swankyz.com, $70

3. Book Club Sign

Douglas Valley Wine Tasting Room, Manistee, 231.887.4373, douglasvalley.net, $11.95

4. Musical Instrument Ornaments

The Hitching Post Christmas Store, Manistee, 231.723.8335, hitchingpost.com, $7.50–$7.99

5. Finex 8-inch Cast Iron Skillet

Ergonomic, speed-cool, handle, multi-pour design, easy-release cooking surface. The Ideal Kitchen Manistee, 231.398.9895, theidealkitchen.com, $125

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The Glenwood Market, Manistee, Glenwood Fruit & Nut Oatmeal Mix, The Glenwood Cherry Jam, Wee Bee Jammin’ Toe Jam, Pure Maple Syrup, Michigan Nightlife Mug, 231.887.4402, theglenwoodmarket.com, $45

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Old Christmas Weekend November 30–December 3

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1. Handmade Mugs

Made in Northern Michigan Brinks. Custom Framing, Cadillac, 231.775.8282, brinksartandframe.com, $27 each

2. Gnome Doorstops

Serendipity, Cadillac, 231.468.3241, iloveserendipity.com, $14-22

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Copper. Wexford Jewelers, Cadillac, 231.77 .12 9, we ord ewelers.com, $49

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7. Pure Michigan Candle

The Ultimate Gift, Cadillac, 231.468.3230, he l ima egi s op.com, $12.9

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THE PERFECT GIFT. Surprise a loved one with a Grand Traverse Resort and Spa gift card and receive a gift of your own. Purchase $500 in Resort gift cards* and earn a certificate for one (1) complimentary room night. To purchase gift cards, call 231-534-6430 or visit GrandTraverseResort.com. * Certain restrictions apply. Limited to five (5) complimentary room nights per person. Black out dates apply. Offer valid 11/24/17 - 1/1/18.

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