Where to Shop on Nantucket
Collected by Alison Abbott, AFAR Local Expert
Nantucket's main streets and back lanes are filled with classy shopping options. With many individually owned boutiques and one-of-a-kind artisans, you can bet the purchases you make here won’t be seen anywhere else.
4 Fair St, Nantucket, MA 02554, USA
Step into the colorful fantasy world of painter and designer Jeanne van Etten and you are guaranteed to smile. Located on Fair St. at the top end of town, this delightful shop has artwork, cards, pottery, and unique gifts all painted in the...
34 Main St, Nantucket, MA 02554, USA
The unusual jewelry and shoe selections alone at Vis-A-Vis make it worth a visit, and that is just the tip of the iceberg. The store is packed with unique items with a boho vibe, and their visual merchandising is superb. You can find something for...
62 Main St, Nantucket, MA 02554, USA
At the top of Main Street is Murray’s Toggery Shop, home to the famous Nantucket Reds. These chino-like pants, known the world over, are made from distinctive red canvas that is designed to fade into a kind of salmon pink. As well as pants, the...
23 Old South Wharf, Nantucket, MA 02554, USA
In a breezy space on Old South Wharf, the owners of The Skinny Dip, Sara Rossi and Taylor Ivey, have brought together a collection of new designers from around the country. Originally founded as a vehicle to showcase their own lines of NYC brands,...
4 Easy St, Nantucket, MA 02554, USA
It’s safe to say that Current Vintage is unlike most other stores you’ve ever been in. Last-minute entertaining needs? Stop in to find the perfect vintage dress or one of a kind jacket, and grab a bottle of wine, some artisanal cheese, and even...
19 Washington St, Nantucket, MA 02554, USA
With its natural beauty and captivating light, Nantucket is known for inspiring creativity. The Artists Association of Nantucket on Washington St. has work by over 240 artists in a range of media. The gallery hosts a wine and cheese reception once...
14 Federal St, Nantucket, MA 02554, USA
Nantucket inspires creativity, and that spirit is on display at the Sustainable Nantucket Farmers and Artisans Market, which takes place every Saturday throughout the summer season. Supporting the local economy of growers, makers, and artisans,...
9 S Beach St, Nantucket, MA 02554, USA
Follain is the gold standard for natural, organic beauty products and it’s exciting to see their successful expansion to Nantucket. Walking into the shop is like a breath of fresh air, with a spa-like environment and wholesome, natural skin care,...
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