"THE STORE UPSTAIRS"
Summer Hours (May 1-Sept. 15): 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily.
• A Fresh Approach to Good Old Fashioned General Store Merchandise •
Kitchenware and gadgets, oil cloth, children's books and meaningful toys, sewing supplies and dry goods, unusual gifts
For the fiber artist: knitting needles, crochet hooks, needle felting supplies and kits. Home grown Mane wool yarns, and yarns of many colors. lots of how to books, beaded jewelry making kits, knitting kits for children, handmade buttons, sewing notions, fat squares for quilters and our own Port Clyde children's knit sweater kit in sizes S,M,L.
Art supplies for children: painting kits, drawing paper, markers, colored pencils, and crayons, acrylic paints, 3-D coloring books, nature coloring books.
For children of all ages: the collectible “Z” wind-Ups toys (they can't be over wound) ! Old fashion toys like Lincoln logs, tiddlywinks, slinky dogs, colorful kites, as well as new toys for stretching your imagination. Build your own robotic dinosaur puzzle, Mind twisting puzzles, play dress-up costumes, beach toys for sand castles, remote-controlled helicopters, the amazing string thing and the gigantic bubble maker. N.C. Wyeth illustrated disappearing ink diary.
Kitchen gadgets for the cottage: if you forgot it, we probably have at The Store Upstairs, coffeemakers, kitchen utensils, cutting boards, beautiful tablecloths with napkins to match, lovely dishtowels, potholders, aprons, wine and cocktail glasses, mixing bowls, serving platters and of course lobster utensils and lobster pots, plastic where for picnics, jar pops, bottle openers and the list goes on.
For social relaxation: Martini glasses, pilsners, unbreakable and dishwasher safe glassware, bar tools, cocktail napkins, how to make perfect cocktail recipe books, lemon squeezers, shell and fish ice cube trays,
We have organic cleaning supplies, furniture polish, laundry detergent, household cleaner, liquid dish soap and the authentic duster bunny dusting mitt. Hand made soap and hand made beeswax candles.
Organic hand lotions, lip balm, bath salts, shaving lotion, Spring Chicken Muscle Rub for aches and pains, Grandpa's natural Pine Tar soaps and shampoos. Organic bug spray for you and your pets, pet shampoo.
For the book worms: Wonderful collection of Maine children books from award-winning authors Robert McCloskey for Blueberries for Sal, receiving the Caldecott Honor. Peterson, Field Guide to Birds of N. America, Field Guide to Western Medical Plants and Herbs. Peterson's, Eastern Butterflies. Books for the gardener, such as Marilyn J. Dwelley, Summer and Fall Wild Flowers of New England. Books for the poet, the fisherman, the cook, even ghost stories of Maine lighthouses. Delightful books for summer reading!
For the unusual and unique widgets and holiday stocking stuffers: You might like baby boy designer pee-pee teepees, or morphing note tablets, the recycle motherboard note book and pen set, perhaps a 45 caliber cartridge ink pen, Don't Kill the Kids babysitter's instruction note pad, computer keyboard glow-in-the-dark stickers, mermaid toilet flush handles, handmade buoy birdhouse, beautiful glass Hummingbird feeders, and garden ornaments, tree faces, bird bath stands, garden gnomes with glowing lanterns, Etc.
Visit the Stairway Gallery with local fine art signed prints, such as watercolors and greeting cards by Barbara Earnest Pray, Andrew Wyeth prints, watercolors and greeting cards by Greg Mort, Maine wildlife photographs by Debby Stubbs, photographs by Roberta, Alan Claude Lighthouse lithographs, wood sculptures by S.W. Jones, hand crafted Maine Cathance River stools by Paul Baines, Catherine Breer watercolors and greeting cards and many others.
Come shop where our windows face the ocean, and walk the pier to very end. Bring your family and your special guests along. It's an unforgettable experience.