Fathom Favorites : Nantucket Shops

1. Parchment Fine Papers

A paper-lover's dream. Stuffed with handmade cards, letterpress prints, curated notepads and stationery. Speak to Marty about bringing home something customized.

11 Washington St.
Nantucket, MA 02554

2. Ambrosia

A sensory overload of artisan chocolates, organic spices, sea salts, and teas. Owner and Nantucket native Claudia Wallace will happily guide you through the extensive selection.

29 Centre St.
Nantucket, MA 02554

3. Follain

The Boston-based apothecary recently opened a Nantucket outpost, bringing more than 25 tried-and-tested U.S.-made natural beauty products (hair, skin, body) to the island. Check their website for events like mini facial how-tos and DIY body scrubs.

9A S. Beach St.
Nantucket, MA 02554

4. Nantucket Looms

Beautiful handmade home items from local artisans and the in-house studio.

51 Main St.
Nantucket , 02554

5. Current Vintage

One stop shop for the essentials: wine and a curated selection of vintage clothing.

4 Easy St.
Nantucket , MA 02554

6. Nantucket Bookworks

The place to kill time on a rainy day. It’s easy to spend hours browsing their extensive (and meticulously curated) book collection. For a change in scene, drop by their sibling shop Mitchell's Book Corner for cozy leather couches on the second-floor and great local literary recommendations by Mary.

25 Broad St.
Nantucket, MA 02554

7. Nantucket Natural Oils

Create your own scent or body product from an extensive selection of natural oils. Or pick up a bottle of "Nantucket Rain," one of their most popular blends.

12 Straight Wharf
Nantucket, MA 02554

8. The Sunken Ship

Gift store with odds and ends like the island's infamous ACK bumper stickers, rope bracelets, and beach permit T-shirts.

12 Broad St.
Nantucket, MA 02554

9. Murray's Toggery

An institution and home of Nantucket Reds, those dark pink shorts and pants worn by everyone on the island.

62 Main St.
Nantucket, MA 02554

10. Sayle's Seafood

Pick up locally sourced seafood and supplies (like a ready-made clambake with all the fixins and a 1¼-pounder lobster).

99 Washington St.
Nantucket, MA 02554

11. 167 East Coast Seafood

Quality seafood, meats, and other gourmet goods. Their bluefish pâté served on Wheat Thins is a cocktail party favorite.

167 Hummock Pond Rd.
Nantucket, MA 02554