In need of a ‘birthday recovery kit’? How about ‘Hander-pants?’ Wondering what ‘hander-pants even are? If so, head into Middle Earth in downtown Ann Arbor, located by the U of M campus on S. University. They sell unique and funky gift items- books, jewelry, toys and accessories. They have fun houseware and office items, such as jumbo fridge magents, and many gag items.
Occasionally Gift Shop located in downtown Ann Arbor provides the perfect gift basket for any U of M football fan, you can also get individual items to support your favorite team! Main items include t-shirts, sweatshirts, hats, footwear, & Ann Arbor themed college games. Occasionally Gift Shop also allows you to have the entire family participate in the sporty fun with childrens clothing & stuffed animals.
Many locals frequent this 10,000 square foot, non-profit resale store on Industrial Blvd., as all the proceeds benefit the Ann Arbor Public Schools‘ student programs. The store features household items, clothing, toys, books and more. They also offer free pick-up of furniture! Visit their website, A2 PTO Thrift Shop, for more information.
Located on University of Michigan’s Central Campus, The Michigan Union provides a ticket office, bookstore, campus information center, banking, food, study space and much more. A timeless resource for students and the University community!
Locally owned Plum Market, in Maple Village Shopping Complex off Maple Road, features an impressive selection of wines, in addition to their local, specialty, organic, & natural products.
The Dixboro General Store located on Plymouth Road in the quaint village of Dixboro is a charming country gem. Shoppers come from all over for the abundant selection of country furniture and accessories.
At Ann Arbor’s Briarwood Mall, making sure Santa saw their list and knows where they live because they’ve been very good girls this year!
The Ann Arbor Farmer’s Market, located in the Kerrytown neighborhood, features great tasting, locally grown food, plants, homemade apparel, jewelry, toys, decorations, furniture, pottery and candles in an open-air venue.
We liked the festive window display at Seyfried Jewelers. Their knowledgeable experts offer personal service and a wide selection of custom jewelry options, jewelry repair, engagement rings, wedding bands, and exceptional gift ideas.