Freeport, Maine has more to offer than just L.L. Bean and a vast selection of outlet stores. Here are five gems to check out.
Hayley and Blair Griffin design unique, sleek clutches, handbags and more at their Maine company, Eklund Griffin.
The Genuine Art of Veneer
Maine’s Steve Ryder uses veneer to make custom furniture and home accessories, from bud vases to coffee tables.
Holy Mashed Potatoes!
The Holy Donut has a secret ingredient in the donuts that have people waiting in lines in its Maine locations. (A hint: potatoes.)
Five Finds in Brunswick, Maine
New England has more arts nooks and cultural crannies than just about anywhere. Here are five finds in Brunswick, Maine.
Putting Portland on the Food Map
Portland, Maine, chefs Michael Wiley and Andrew Taylor share the James Beard Award For Best Chef in the Northeast.
The Wood Reader
For Maine furniture maker Keven Higgins, each piece of wood he meets is a custom table waiting to happen.
Designing Furniture with an Authentic Edge
In Maine, furniture maker Libby Schrum shares her skills by helping customers design and build pieces through STUDIOcation.
Singing With Soul in Portland
Award-winning singer and songwriter Jenny Van West sands off her rough edges to bring her best to every performance.
Finding Her Tribe
Maine jewelry designer Pamela DeSantis pairs minimalism with the exotic to create one-of-a-kind jewelry.