Shopping in Harbor Springs, Michigan, is a postcard-pretty experience. The four-block downtown is set between Little Traverse Bay and Victorian cottage mansions that line the bluff overlooking the bay. In this town, the chic boutiques and world-renown galleries are the attraction. The vibe is casual upscale; a little Euro, a bit preppy with plenty of the Northern Michigan kicked back attitude. Shopping in Harbor Springs complements any Northern Michigan vacation. Check out this MyNorth video for a glimpse of the city and read on for a shopping directory.

Art Galleries & Antiques

Boyer Glassworks Studio and Gallery

207 State St., 231.526.6359

Fine handblown glass by Harry Boyer, who has close to 40 years of experience as a glassblower.  Oil and watercolor paintings by Kathleen Boyer are also on display.

By The Bay Nautical Fine Art Gallery

172 E. Main St., 231.526.3964

Offering original framed art, over 600 titles of nautical books, weather instruments, decor items and antiques.

Coyote Woman Gallery

160 E. Main St., 231.526.5889

Peruse an array of original oils, watercolors, pastels, sculpture, pottery and more.

HANNI Gallery

201. E. Bay St., 231.526.2456

The gallery features the works of eight artists with pieces ranging from wood carvings and pottery to Petoskey stone jewelry and HANNI necklaces.

Hramiec Hoffman

6911 M-119, 231.526.1011

The gallery and shop of Mary Hramiec Hoffman’s oil paintings depict scenes of Northern Michigan.

Knox Galleries

175 Main St., 231.526.5377

Knox Galleries is one of the nation’s premier monumental bronze sculpture galleries. The gallery also features paintings and etchings from over 20 artists.

Lake Art

115 Franklin St., 231.242.0920

Wooden relief maps of Northern Michigan turned into art pieces.

L’Esprit Antiques

220 State St., 231.526.9888 

French antiques and home décor hand-selected from the countryside of France. Find armoires, tables, chairs, garden furniture, glassware and more.

Pierre Bittar Gallery

188 E. Main St., 231.526.6750

The works of Pierre Bittar, a French Impressionist artist.

Pooter Olooms Antiques

262 E. Main St., 203.722.7460

A selection of Scandinavian and French antiques.

R Frogs Gallery

241 E. Main St., 888.473.7647 

Enjoy the work of Tim Cotterill, who is known worldwide for his bronze frog collectibles. The gallery also features the sculptures of Brian Arthur, Chris Barela, Marty Goldstein and Richard Satava.

Tvedten Fine Art

284 E. Third St., 231.526.2299

The gallery includes works in various mediums from over 20 artists.  

Witty Galerie

200 N. State St., 231.526.1112

The oil paintings of Trisha Witty depict scenes from Northern Michigan and from her travels around the world.


A Cool Breeze

137 E. Bay St., 231.526.6100

Women’s contemporary clothing, accessories and resort wear.

Craig Ryan Fine Menswear

228 E. Main St., 231.526.2665

Custom shirts, made-to-measure tailored clothing and alterations.


109 E. Main St., 231.526.2928

A boutique for women with brands such as Flynn Skye, Free People, Lucy Love and Cleobella.

Harbor Wear

161 State St., 231.526.6922

Comfortable resort wear for the family with brands like Gear and L.I.G. There is also a selection of local and Michigan-made apparel.

Hilda of Harbor

107 W. Main St., 231.526.6914

Casually elegant clothing and accessories for men, women and children.

The Outfitter

153 E. Main St., 231.526.2621 

Gear and clothing for making the most of the Northern Michigan outdoors.


Between The Covers

106 E. Main St., 231.526.6658

Harbor Springs own indie bookshop. Browse their selection of contemporary literature, young adult and children’s books, cookbooks and a wide-range of nonfiction titles.

Food & Drink

American Spoon

245 E. Main St., 231.526.8628

The nationally renowned gourmet preserves company also offers granola, sauces, butter and pancakes and toppings.

Pond Hill Farm

5581 S. Lake Shore Dr., 231.526.3276

A variety of natural and organic foods and products. Visit their farm, cafe, winery and brewery.

Spice Harbor

262 E. Main St., 231.526.4050

Find everything you need for your Up-North kitchen from their array of cookware, barware, kitchen gadgets, cookbooks, pottery, specialty foods, aprons and spices.

Tom’s Mom’s Cookies

267 S. Spring St., 231.526.6606

Each cookie weighs in at 3 ounces and is made with the finest pecans, walnuts, almonds, macadamia nuts and locally grown Northern Michigan dried cherries. Their chocolate chunks are hand cut from 10 lb. bars of creamy semi-sweet chocolate.

Velvet A Candy Store

101 W. Main St., 231.526.0986

Satisfy your sweet tooth with their handmade ice cream, fudge, chocolates and candy.


A.R. Pontius Flower Shop

592 E. Main St., 231.526.9690

Fresh flowers for weddings, events and everyday arrangements along with perennial, annual and container gardens.

Christians Greenhouse & Garden Center

692 E. Lake St., 231.526.2851

A wide assortment of annuals, perennials, shrubs and vegetables for many types of gardens.

Polly’s Planting and Plucking

8695 M-119, 231.439.9000 

All of your gardening needs for every season.

Hobbies & Toys

Touring Gear

108 E. Third St., 231.526.7152

Bikes and biking gear to hit Northern Michigan’s trails and back roads.


Barbara Boz Boutique

139 State St., 248.310.0978

Artisanal casual-luxe jewelry and accessories.

Becky Thatcher Designs, Inc.

117 W. Main St., 231.526.9336

Handmade jewelry made with locally acquired stones and gemstones from around the world.

Belle Aquatic

111 W. Bay St., 734.255.8805

Water inspired jewelry collections.

Douglas Allan Bacon Custom Jewelry

249 E. Main St., 231.526.5245

The studio and gallery of Douglas Allan Bacon featuring his jewelry and paintings.

Elizabeth Blair Fine Pearls

115 W. Main St., 231.526.7500

Elizabeth Blair creates custom pieces based on your style and needs. Her pearls are hand-selected from around the world.

James V. Lipscomb Jeweler

930 State St., 231.881.6649

Fine gold and sterling silver jewelry, jewelry appraisals and in-store jewelry repair and locally made porcupine quill boxes.

Mary Ann Archer Designs

263 E. Main St., 231.526.3200

Custom designed, handcrafted jewelry.

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