Postcard-pretty Harbor Springs has an artsy vibe and a ton of great shops, galleries, eateries and antiques shops in its four-block downtown. harborspringschamber.com.
L’Esprit: Gorgeous French country antiques from Provence and Burgundy, plus modern home goods like luxurious soaps, glassware and linens.
Rocking Horse Toy Company: A sweet toy shop with puzzles, games, books, crafts, dolls, kites, and much more.
Spice Harbor: Culinary boutique with locally made Alden Mill House spices, Polish Pottery, fine cookware, and other kitchen tools and treats.
American Spoon: Locally handcrafted artisanal fruit preserves, condiments and gifts, plus a gelato and sorbetto bar for a tasty post-shopping treat.
Christians Greenhouse & Garden Center: A great selection of gifts and wares for home and garden.