5 places to shop locally-made items
Find unique buys when you shop locally-made items in Mason City
Mason City is rich with creative artisans who offer a one-of-a-kind shopping experience to locals and visiting guests. Read below to check out 5 of our favorite places to shop locally-made items in Mason City.
This may be the funnest place to shop for all the interior designers out there (or for the wannabe designers, like myself). There is SO MUCH home décor! I swear, I can walk around the Market 5 times on the same day, and still see something new on the 6th – 100th time around.
Market 124, is truly a market with a passion to provide shoppers a unique and inspiring experience. The majority of the products come from local artists and crafters from the North Iowa area. Shop home décor, furniture, jewelry, handbags and much more. Plus, a variety of Iowa wine is available for purchase.
Grandma Sugars Cupcakery
Grandma Sugar’s Cupcakery, located inside Market 124 sells gourmet cupcakes & sugar cookies in over 20 different flavors. Take a mid-shop break at the Market to enjoy or take a dozen with you to go, either way – you’ll be happy you did!
Art on the Plaza
Art on the Plaza is an artist-owned gallery showcasing works of 21+ talented artists from throughout the North Iowa area. Visiting the gallery is truly an experience as you’re always greeted by a working artist who can help answer any questions you may have.
Art on the Plaza sells one-of-a-kind pieces ranging from photography and paintings to pottery, baskets, jewelry and so much more.
Home & Gift Gallery
Another fun place to shop is Home & Gift Gallery. This shop sells an array of home décor, furniture, tasty treats, jewelry and clothing from a variety of local craft vendors. The real fun may all be in the unique purchases you didn’t know you couldn’t live without – until you started shopping!
Mason City Gift Shop
Want to show off your Mason City pride or take a gift back home with you? The gift shop at the Mason City Visitor Center sells an assortment of Mason City and Iowa themed gifts. From trendy tees to fun souvenirs – you’ll be glad you stopped by.
Ready to Shop?! Make it a Girl’s Weekend, and shop til you drop! Or, if you’re a local, enjoy a Saturday afternoon of shopping and supporting local businesses.