Unique Shopping in Hillsboro

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This blog gives me an excuse to make every trip a shopping trip, and since my work takes me across North Dakota, my lunch breaks have gotten a lot more interesting! It blows my mind that so many small towns still have a Main Street shopping scene.

Uniquely Yours Crafts, a charming little antique/craft/jewelry repair shop in Hillsboro, North Dakota, is a great example of a shop with plenty of local flavor.
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My Grandma J. has been after me to stop in here for years, and despite the fact that I grew up just minutes away and I have family in Hillsboro, I just kept driving by. Now I’m totally kicking myself for not stopping sooner!

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This well-edited little shop has some particularly great furniture, especially the mid-century pieces. The mint-condition dresser shown at the top of this post was less than $200 and I’ve never been so tempted to strap something to the roof of my car in my life.

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They also sell jewelry and variety of handmade gifts, cards, jams and jellies. I especially liked the colorful kids sweaters for the sort-of-amazing price of $20. Can you even buy decent yarn for $20 these days?

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The moral of this story?

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Listen to your grandmother! Or, at least, listen to mine.

Uniquely Yours Crafts
7 Main Street
Hillsboro, North Dakota
701-636-4936
Nope, there’s no website. They’re old school like that.

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