The Durham retail shopping scene offers a fascinating array of unique finds, locally-made items and world-recognized brands. #12DaysofDurham showcases a fraction of the incredible selection of items available in some of Durham independentely-owned retail options. Every day we picked one item under $20 from that we hope will delight and suprise everyone on your list.
This holiday season try gifting one-of-a-kind Durham experiences. Durham’s collection of unique classes, events, and performances from hotels, entertainment venues, and restaurants will help you find a truly creative gift for your family and friends, while saving your time and sanity in the process. Local entrepreneurs have created online stores of Durham-made products that you can purchase from the comfort of your own home. Here are a few ideas:
Durham’s makers and entrepreneurs are behind everything from delicious nut butters and craft beer to this really cool couch. This diverse selection of products from Durham companies is a testament to the creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and resourcefulness that have characterized the city for decades.
It’s Friday the 13th and Halloween is right around the corner. Celebrate the spooky (and mystical) with these Durham activities and autumn events.
In some instances, the best way to breathe new life into your closet and home décor is with unique finds that are, well, on their second life. With a bit of time and patience, you can find your next one-of-a-kind wardrobe staple or statement furniture piece from one of Durham’s high-quality vintage, antique, and consignment shops. Not sure where to start? Here’s a guide to Durham’s vintage and repurposed shopping scene. Use it like a map and find your hidden treasure!