Boutique Shops

The Bedford Merchant
28 William Street
(508) 997-9194

Located in a historical 1880’s mercantile shoppe, The Bedford Merchant shines with wonderful gifts for all. You can find candles, clothes, jewelry, signs, candy, collectibles, even amazing furniture pieces. Step into an olde fashioned shopping experience!
Tues – Thurs, 10am-5:30pm
Fri & Sat, 10am-5pm

173 Union Street

(508) 999-4147 
New Bedford’s premier women’s clothing boutique — stocking fashion-forward brands like BB Dakota, Cheap Monday, Mink Pink, and MORE! Plus on-trend shoes, jewelry, and accessories to complete your look! Follow us on Instagram @shopcalico! 
Mon – Sat 10am-6pm
Sunday noon-4pm 

Celia’s Boutique 
800 Purchase Street

(508) 994-3833 
Casual and sophisticated women’s apparel.

The Drawing Room
36 N. Water Street 

(508) 992-3494
Tuesday through Saturday 10am-6pm,
The Drawing Room is a carefully curated product & design shop featuring handcrafted, original work by New England artisans. Our focus is on quality craftsmanship whether you are looking for wearable art – or a statement piece to hang on your wall.  It is a place to find creative inspiration – plus the materials you need to make your design ideas a reality. Looking for the perfect light? A unique work of art? That precise color of Farrow & Ball paint? A gift for a friend? That’s what you’ll find inside The Drawing Room. 

Fortune Eye Associates 
488 Pleasant Street, Suite #1 

(508) 817-1157
Offering eye wear frames for all ages, the highest quality and latest lens technology.
A privately owned practice with over 21 years of experience in the optical industry. Access to the state-of-art lens options that the big optical chains can not offer. Their rich environment is filled with towering ceilings, amazing decor, and positive energy which makes for a cozy area to service your needs. With a great eye for fashion, and the technical skill to find the perfect lens, helping you see is their specialty. Make an appointment today, and let them help you see the world clearly.

The Landing Gift Shop & Chandlery
98 Front St 
(508) 642-9211
Celebrating life, beautifully.
A local gift shop, screen-printer and commercial fishing supply store.  95% of all items are locally hand crafted. You can also find all local city and town spirit-wear. Specializing in custom apparel printing and commercial fishing gear.
Open 7 days a week! 

96 William Street, Studio 1 

Seasonal Schedule & by Appointment Only
Owned and operated by local artist, Sarah G. Kocur, who designs unique, hand-made clutches and cross bodies. Creations are made using vegan leather, eclectic designs and whimsical fabrics.

Moby Dick Retail
27 William Street

(508) 996-1114
Moby Dick Retail carries nautical themed gifts for the whole family including replica model ships in all sizes, harpoons like the famous whaling boats used, decorative fishnet and buoys, shells, jewelry, and much more.
Tues – Thurs, 10am-5:30pm
Fri & Sat, 10am-5pm

608 Pleasant Street 
(508) 961-3099 

Cards, books and museum gifts. 
Memorial Day through Labor Day: Daily 10am – 5pm. Thursday 10am – 7pm. 
Labor Day through Memorial Day: Wednesday – Sunday, 12pm – 5pm. Thursday, 12pm – 7pm. 

Solstice Skateboarding 
102 William Street
(508) 994-8675 

Just Skating. 

Sub.Text Book Shop
209 Union Street

(774) 202-0649
Sub.text is dedicated to the art of offering previously owned books for the casual reader and for the collector of art and books on New Bedford history.
Tues – Fri 10am-6pm
Sat 11am-5pm

TL6 the gallery
100 William St.
(508) 992-8100 

TL6 The Gallery is a one-of-a-kind shop, specializing in handmade, unique and custom designs. The consigners who put their work in TL6 are local and regional artists making everything from jewelry and pottery, to handmade t-shirts and knits, to fine art paintings and photography. TL6 also carries fine retail lines such as MARUCA handbags, designs by GLASS-EYE STUDIOS, and ELIAS hand-blown glass.
Hours: Tues – Thurs & Sat  11am to 6pm, Fri -11am to 8pm 

Whaling Museum Store
18 Johnny Cake Hill 
(508) 997-0046 

Maritime books and unique gifts 
Open daily 9am-5pm; till 8pm Thurs. in the summer.

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