Indulge in a little retail therapy on your next getaway and pick up one of these top 10 unique Pennsylvania gifts. It is never too early to start checking off items on your holiday shopping list. If you plan on traveling to Pennsylvania this season, you are sure to find a unique gift to take home. With everything from artwork to antiques, there is something here for everyone on your gift list. And, there are quite a few places to shop right here in Hawley! Take a look at a few of our favorite shops below.
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Check Out These Top 10 Unique Pennsylvania Gifts
1. Looking Glass Art Gallery
If you love unique pieces of art, stop by the Looking Glass Art Gallery in the Hawley Silk Mill. You will find one-of-a-kind pieces of art by local artists at this exclusive art gallery. Come by and check out original paintings, sculptures, and prints. Be sure to look for the paintings of Hawley by owner Juan H. Espino.
Another great place to visit while you’re at Hawley Silk Mill is the Mill Market Bakery. For the beer lover on your shopping list, you’ll find locally made craft beers they are sure to enjoy. Make your own six-pack or fill a growler. The beer selection changes seasonally.
3. Penny Lane Candies and Candles
Feel like a kid in a candy store at Penny Lane Candies and Candles on Church Street. Pennsylvania may be known for Hershey’s chocolate candy, but at Penny Lane, you can choose from over 500 varieties of sweets. From gummies to jelly beans, chocolate and gumballs, there is something for everyone. Another unique find at the store is their selection of Keystone Candles. These candles are made right here in Pennsylvania and make a great gift.
4. The Potting Shed at The Settlers Inn
As you stroll through the gardens here at The Settlers Inn, be sure to stop in at our very own gift shop, The Potting Shed. You will find everything from home décor to jewelry and pottery at The Potting Shed. The items in the store change with the seasons so be sure to stop in often.
5. Cigars at Hawley Silk Mill
At Santiago Cigar Factory, their cigars are handmade by master rollers and use the finest tobacco in the world. Cigars are a great gift for celebrating a special occasion or for the man’s man on your gift list.
6. Dorflinger Glass
Home to the nation’s largest collection of Dorflinger Glass is the Dorflinger Glass Museum gift shop. The museum is worth a visit displaying more than 1,000 pieces of cut, engraved and etched crystal. The gift shop is the perfect place to pick up glass ornaments, hand-blown glass vases, and beautiful paperweights.
7. The Village Bath Shop
Located within walking distance of The Settlers Inn is The Village Bath Shop. Perfect for pampering that special someone, you will find soaps and other items for the bath including rubber ducks and pet fish soap for kids. The Village Bath Shop is more than just bath products. You will also find jewelry, candles, and a selection of hostess gifts.
8. Van Gorders’ Furniture
Decorating your home couldn’t be easier with furnishings from Van Gorders’ Furniture. With locations in Hawley, Honesdale, and Milford, this family owned business has been serving the area for 80 years. Find a unique gift to bring home like a mirror, lamp, bench, bookcase or a desk. Add a little flair to your home with an item from Van Gorders’ Furniture.
9. Hawley Antique Exchange
Do you love to go antiquing? Spend an afternoon browsing many vendors at the Hawley Antique Exchange. There is no doubt that you will find a unique gift here since no two vendors are alike. Items range from seasonal to pottery, toys, and books. The Exchange is located on Route 6 Bellemonte Avenue in Hawley.
10. The Hawley Depot
For the children or kids at heart on your gift list, stop by The Hawley Depot on Main Avenue. The Hawley Depot has collectibles, sports, memorabilia, and vintage toys. They are open Thursday through Monday or by appointment.
Shop ‘Til You Drop and Then Stay at The Settlers Inn
When you travel to Pennsylvania to find the perfect gift, stay with us at The Settlers Inn in Hawley, PA. Make yourself at home in one of our 23 spacious guest rooms or sit and unwind in one of our many common areas.
If you plan on traveling with your pet, be sure to ask us about our Max’s Wagaway package. We offer two pet-friendly rooms here at the Inn. Your furry friend will also receive some gifts of their own including daily treats and a brand new chew toy.
Start planning your Pocono Mountains vacation today and experience some of the best shopping around!