Yesterday's Island Today's Nantucket
Volume 41 Issue 22 • Nov 18, 2011 -
Jan 2012, now in our 41th season

Shop Nantucket from Home • 800.377.6609
Christmas shopping? Shopping for a special birthday or anniversary? An engagement or a wedding? Maybe a quiet weekend away for the 'soon to be parents'? Give the "gift of Nantucket"... with a gift certificate for a stay at the Brass Lantern Inn. Call 800-377-6609 to purchase - or order your gift certificate online. • 508.325.7463
Master woodcarver Paul McCarthy and folk artist Jean Petty create a masterpieces in their studio
workshop. Visit them at 167 Orange St. and select a handcrafted gift you’ll cherish. You can see many of their exquisite quarterboards and magnificent hand-carved home adornments at their website. • 508.228.9008
Everyone loves our Chocolate Covered Cranberries in both milk and dark chocolate! These delicious treats are part of “Nantucket Island Originals” collection – an offering of local artisan’s products at Marine Home Center. Available in the Flower Shop, $10. • 508.228.1177
Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum presents The First Annual Basket Festival& Sale from 10am to 4pm on Friday, December 2 and Saturday, December 3. Featuring one of a kind baskets for sale made by local weavers. Weaving demonstrations, refreshments, and free admission to the museum. 49 Union Street, a 5 minute walk from Main Street. • 508.228.1913
Claire Murray’s Women and the Sea book... Celebrate the season and the women in your life with this beautiful, limited edition coffee-table book signed by Claire Murray. Give a gift that will be treasured year after year, and inspire generations for years to come… 168 pages, full color. Ask about special Holiday pricing! Claire Murray 16 Federal Street, Nantucket. • 800.738.7297
YOUR FAVORITE NANTUCKET PET SUPPLY SHOP, GERONIMO'S, has many of your favorite items on our website, Visit our on-line store for those special accessories, necessities or gifts, or call us at 1-800-738-7297 and talk to our knowledgeable staff.
Nantucket Chocolate Chip Lightship Basket: a hand woven Nantucket lightship basket filled with fresh baked chocolate chip cookies. Come in or order online! We ship anywhere in the USA. $22.95, price doesn’t include shipping. Located at 2 Broad Street, inside Easy Street Cantina. • 508.228.1353
This holiday season, give a gift that will stay in the family for generations! Frannie & Me is introducing matching fresh water pearl jewelry for your little girl, her 18” doll, and her mom or grandma. The necklaces are stunning: hand-knotted pearls with sterling clasp and bale. You
can find them at Hill’s of Nantucket, 40 Straight Wharf or order them online. • 800.475.2637
Our Gift to You. Receive a $100 NIR Resort Credit when you purchase a $1000 Nantucket Island Resorts Gift Card. Visit for details or call: 800.475.2637 | 508.325.1000. Some restrictions apply. • 508.228.5814
Sweet Inspirations’ Cranberry Creationstm Chocolates are a most welcome Holiday gift. Artisan made in small batches using the best ingredients, Sweet Inspirations’ original and famous creation has been featured on the Food Network and Oprah’s Best Gifts Show. Gift presentations from $7 to $46. Exclusively at Sweet Inspirations, 26 Centre Street or at our web site…and no where else in the world. • 508.228.6246
Stunning Diamond Studs...Exclusive Shreve, Crump & Low diamond stud earrings, starting at $1,000. Call (508) 228-6246 or to see more visit our web site. Wishing you a very happy holiday season from Shreve, Crump & Low -- a new tradition for every generation. • 508.228.2797
Take care of all your gift giving or fill your freezer. For more than thirty years, we have been baking and shipping freshly baked almond macaroons, Authentic Nantucket Portuguese Breadm, cranberry granola and chocolate Magees, fresh from our ovens. Order online. • 508.228.0294
The only gallery on island exclusively exhibiting the work of Nantucket artists. Small works, paintings, ceramics, jewelry, silk scarves, hats, ornaments, and note cards. Support island artists, buy island art. • 800.738.7297
EXCLUSIVE NANTUCKET BREED-SPECIFIC ORNAMENTS and other unique pet items are available even when Cold Noses is closed for the season. Visit our on-line store,, for Nantucket themed collars and leashes, accessories and gifts. Call 1-800-738-7297 to talk to us.
The Nantucket Historical Association’s gateway film Nantucket, directed by Emmy Award winner Ric Burns is a feast for the senses, highlighting the history and natural wonders of Nantucket with
breathtaking cinematography. DVDs are $19.95 + tax online at www.nantucketmuseumshop.
org. • 508.228.3196
Looking for a GREAT gift this Holiday Season? For every $100 in gift cards purchased from Lola 41 or Pazzo, you'll receive a $20 gift card in return. Giving never felt so good! Call 508-228-3196 to order TODAY! • 508.228.3686 •
Your Favorites are Still Here! Soaps, Candles, Cellar Rats! Quimper Pottery….etc. Joyce Berruet, proprietor • 508.228.3227
Visit our website to see our popular Nantucket Charm beads, handmade, sterling silver and compatible with Pandora bracelets. We also feature other great Nantucket items such as hand
painted ornaments, frames and cufflinks. If a monogram is your desire, our cutout necklaces, iPad and cell phone cases have been wildly popular. The perfect gift for everyone on your list is just a click away. • 508.228.5418
Bartholomew's Nantucket Island Spice: A unique blend of the same 65 herbs and spices as Nantucket Secret Spice but now with authentic Nantucket sea salt replacing some imported salts. Nantucket sea salt 100 % natural salt rendered from our local waters. Order online or stop in at 2 Broad Street.


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