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Connecticut's Quiet Corner
13 Canterbury Road, Suite 3 P.O. Box 145
Brooklyn, CT 06234-0145
Phone: 860.779.6383
Fax 860.779.6390
Toll free 888.628.1228
Email:quietcorner@snet.net

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CONSIGNMENTS, CRAFTS, GIFTS, ART & BOOKS
See also GARDEN CENTERS.
This listing is make possible by the participating businesses.
The area code for all numbers listed is 860.

ASHFORD

Early Morn
414 Nott Highway (860) 429-1166 Toll free:(888)899-4412
A unique everlastng & cornhusk flower shop, including baskets, candles, containers, gifts and more. Custom arrangements to enhance interiors and weddings. Hours: May-December: Wed.-Sat. 10 AM – 5 PM; Sun. 12 PM – 5 PM or by appointment. H9.

BROOKLYN

Bookies
Church St. on the dead end (860)779-3004
Books once owned kept in excellent shape. 20,000 titles arranged in 16 categories. Affordable paperbacks at half-cover price.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10 AM - 6 PM.

Chartier Gallery
481 Pomfret Rd./Rte. 169 (860)779-1104
Work of Normand Chartier, noted watercolorist and illustrator of 65 children's books. Original art, prints, vintage toys, natural wreaths. Gallery in historic barn. Hours: Seasonal: Wed.-Sun.
11 AM - 5 PM, or by appointment.

Delightful Ideas
446 Providence Rd./Rte. 6 (860)774-0379
Experience the pleasure of browsing among unique silk flower arrangements and charming gifts and accessories that turn a house into a home. Hours: Tue.,Wed.,Sat. 10 AM - 5 PM, Thu. & Fri.
10 AM - 8 PM; Sun. noon - 5 PM.

Londonberry Gifts
499 Wolfden Rd.
Elegant and unique antiques, fine crafts, distinguished all occasion items. Featuring European garden accessories. Located at the Golden Lamb Restaurant. Hours: Tues.-Sat. 11:30 AM – 4 PM; Fri. & Sat 6:30 PM – 9 PM. K17

Studio Gift Shop
283 Christian Hill Rd. (off Rte. 205) (860)779-0827
Fine Art: all handmade items and antiques, plus collectible and antique jewelry. Working artist on site. Hours: Sun.-Thu. 12:30 - 6 PM, closed holidays.

COVENTRY

Country Emporium
1140 Main St./Rte. 31 (860)742-7999
Built in 1780 this unique building offers the perfect setting to complement antiques and collectibles throughout seven rooms of yesteryear. Hours: Thu.-Sun. 10 AM - 5 PM.

DANIELSON see KILLINGLY

KILLINGLY

Common Cents Consignments, LLC
546 N. Main St./Rte. 12 (Danielson) (860)774-2537
A 2600 sq.ft. storefront filled with low-priced, high-quality clothing for everyone, jewelry, home accessories, crafts and gifts. Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM; Sun. 11 AM - 4 PM. J20

Craft Menagerie
722 Hartford Pike (exit 93 off I-395) (860)774-5776
Stitchery and craft supplies, handcrafted gifts and collectables. Boyds dolls, all Ty products, Yankee candles, rubber stamps. A fun shopping experience. Hours: Mon.-Wed. 10 AM - 7 PM; Thu. 10 AM - 8 PM; Fri. & Sat. 10 AM - 5:30PM; Sun. noon - 5 PM.

Danielson Book Store
89 Main Street (Downtown Danielson) (860) 779-9517
General Bookstore; discounts for students, teachers and seniors. 1-3 days for special orders. Never any freight or handling. 25% discount card, available on 10th book purchased. Hours: Mon.–Fri. 9:30 AM – 6:00 PM; Sat. 9:30 AM – 5 PM; Sun. 9:30 AM – 2 PM. J22.

Heart & Home
65 Main St. (downtown Danielson) (860)774-2623
Newly renovated; 3,000 more feet on second level filled with furniture, curtains, pottery, collectibles, baskets, candle shoppe; all in an Italianate style 1878 building. Hours: Mon.-Thu. 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri. 9 AM - 8 PM; Sat. 9 AM - 5 PM.

Lou's Olde Tyme Sheet Music Shoppe
229 Cook Hill Rd. (off Rte. 101, S. Killingly) (860)779-2183
Merchandising every category of sheet music from the Civil War era to the 1980s. Hours: Thu.-Sat. 9 AM - 4 PM.

LEBANON

Lebanon Art Gallery
74 Norwich Avenue (Take Rt. 2 to Exit 22) (860) 886-2477
Wildlife art, limited editions, originals, paintings, gift department, custom frame shop, original decoys, collector’s plates and bookstore. Hours: Tues.&Wed. 10 AM – 6 PM; Thurs.&Fri. 10 AM – 8:30 PM; Sat. 10 AM – 6 PM; Sun. 10 AM – 4 PM; (Closed Mondays) Q8.

Promise Land Gifts
95 West Town St. (on the Green) (860)642-6393
Featuring Amish-made pine furniture, wrought iron for home and garden, candles, Boyds bears and much more. Hours: Tue.,Wed.,Fri. 10 AM - 6 PM; Thu. 10 AM - 8 PM; Sat. 10 AM - 5 PM.

MANSFIELD

A Farther Hill Art Gallery
497 Storrs Rd. (Mansfield Center) (860) 450-1479
The enchanting art of Derri Owen. Misty and other worldly paintings created using an original wax process. Root fairies, cards and head wreaths. Hours: Wed.-Fri. 12 PM – 5 PM; Sat. 10 AM – 5 PM. K8.

Stamp-N-Grounds at Kathy-John's
643 Middle Tpke. (jct. Rtes. 195 & 44) (860)429-0362
This shop offers thousands of designs of rubber stamps, specialty papers, and all the accessories for creative rubber stamping; classes offered. Hours: Daily 10 AM - 11 PM.

PLAINFIELD

Great Expectations Bookstore
20 Railroad Ave. (860) 564-5289
Located in the Historic Babcock Opera House circa 1905. We offer a varied selection of used books, antiques collectibles, local history, country items and used furniture. Browsers welcome! Hours: Tues.-Fri. 1 PM – 5 PM; Sat. 11 AM – 5 PM; Sun. by chance or by appointment. 2 PM.

POMFRET

Handle With Care
56 Babbitt Hill Rd. (860)974-1583
A unique shop offering gourmet foods and custom-made gift baskets. Exclusive home of the MAJiLLY outlet featuring ceramics hand-painted in Italy. Hours: Thu.-Sat. 10 AM - 4 PM.

PUTNAM

Artisan's Alley
39 Front St. (downtown) (860)928-4122
Art, crafts, antiques and collectibles marketplace featuring handmade items from many different artisans. Artwork is shown on a rotating schedule. Hours: Tue.-Sat. 10 AM - 5 PM; Sun. noon - 5 PM; closed Mon.

Wonderland Books
120 Main St. (downtown) (860)963-2600
General bookstore with a fine selection of gifts, cards, and music. Come and browse! Hours: Mon.-Thu. 10 AM - 6 PM; Fri. 10 AM - 9 PM; Sat. 10 AM - 6 PM; Sun. 12 noon - 5 PM.

Z-Gar
24 Union Sq. (downtown) (860)928-5374
Cigars, imported cigarettes and smoking accessories for the aficionado. Hours: Tue., Wed., Sat. 10 AM - 7 PM; Thurs. 10 AM - 7 PM; Fri. 10 AM - 7 PM; Sun. 10 AM - 5 PM.

STORRS see MANSFIELD

WILLIMANTIC see WINDHAM

WILLINGTON

Fenton River Gallery
362 Tolland Tpke./Rte. 74 (860)429-3646
"Celebrating the Beauty of the Natural World." Award-winning paintings, floral designs, gardens, fountains and unique gifts handcrafted by New England artisans. Hours: Tues., Wed., Thu., Sun. noon - 5 PM; Fri. & Sat. 10 AM - 5 PM.

WINDHAM

G&L Christmas Barn
Rte. 14 (east of downtown Willimantic) (860)456-1154
This 14-room barn is filled with collectibles, phenomenal Dept. 56 display, and much more! ItΉs a magical place to be year-round.
Hours: Jan - Aug: closed Mon.; Sept - Dec: Daily.

The Ridges Manufacturing Outlet
146 Valley St. (860)423-0305
The most extensive line of crafts and fabrics in the area. Special orders are never a problem. Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM; Thu. 9:30 AM - 8 PM.

With a Wink and a Smile
857 Main St. (downtown Willimantic) (860)456-2131 E-mail: asmile@neca.com
Timeless toys from your childhood. Imaginative games, kites, puzzles, rubber stamps, and tin windups. Hours: Tue. - Fri. 9:30 AM - 6 PM; Thu. 9:30 Am - 8 PM; Sat. 9 AM - 5 PM, and by appointment.

WOODSTOCK

Chocolate Saltbox Stenciler
1250 Rte. 171 (4.5 mi. west of Rte. 169) (860)974-1437
Stencils - Catalog library of 10,000 designs. 1780's Stenciled Gift Shop featuring hand-stenciled table linens, clothing and accessories. Hours: Sat. & Sun. 10 AM - 4 PM, or by appointment.

The Christmas Barn
835 Rte. 169 (1 mi. north of Roseland) (860)928-7652
Welcome to the 12 rooms of country and Christmas delights in our big, 200-year-old Barn. Enjoy the holiday season any time of year! Hours: Summer - Fall: Tue.-Sat. 10 AM - 5 PM; Sun. noon - 5 PM.

Heritage Corner
1129 Rte. 169 (North Woodstock) (860) 928-4915
Browse our various, large shops featuring antiques, collectibles, gifts and specialized art. Also, relax here at Cafι North’s Coffee and Ice Cream Shops. Ample parking, plus handicap access.
Hours: Daily 10 AM – 5 PM – varies with shop or season. C16.

Past and Presents Gift Shoppe
160 Rte. 171 (860) 928-2311
Featuring 6 rooms of fine gifts and collectibles, including Radko, gourmet foods, old fashion candy, antiques, reproduction furniture and tiffany-style lamps.
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10 AM – 5 PM; Sat. 10 AM – 4:30 PM;Sun. 11 AM – 4 PM. (Closed Wednesday) E15.

Scranton's Shops
300 Rte. 169 (S. Woodstock) (860)928-3738
Shop in the charm of an early New England blacksmith shop. Discover unique crafts, art, and antiques by 90 local artisans.
Hours: Daily 11 AM - 5 PM.

Timberdoodle Designs/Woodstock Pottery
www.YankeeWays.com
29 Bradford Corner Rd. (W. Woodstock) (860)974-1673
In the barn, locally produced, hand-thrown, hand-decorated pottery, hand-decorated paper art, home fragrances, and not-so-local, fine Celtic jewelry from Scotland. Hours: Weekends, 1 - 5 PM: call for seasonal changes.

WALKER Furniture
471 Senexet Road (860)928-9500 Fax:(860)928-9565
Visit our showroom, featuring shaker-style accent furniture finished in cherry. Custom orders welcome.
Hours: Mon.-Tues. 8 AM – 5 PM; Wed. 12 PM – 5 PM; Thurs.-Fri. 8 AM – 5 PM; Sat. 1 PM – 5 PM. E17.

Whispering Hill Farm
Rte. 169 (S. Woodstock) (860)928-0162
Supplies for rug hooking, quilting, and other needlework and an assortment of antiques. Services include rug restoration and doll stringing. Hours: Daily: Tue. & Wed. by chance.