The E List

An Excruciatingly Opinionated Guide to the Shoreline

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Striped Shirts
Here are my favorite stripes for the season...

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Here are my favorite stripes for the season...

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eyeglass
Our favorite optical shop, The Eyeglass Lass, has moved to bigger and better digs in Olde Mistick Village.

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local online gifts
Shop from the comfort of your couch and support these local businesses!

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local food online
Gifts for every food fanatic in your life from right here in CT.

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azalea
Whether you're close to Niantic or not, this new building is worth the trip.

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portside
Portside brings its fresh home decor perspective to Mystic, CT.

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essex mercantile
The merchandise here is thoughtfully selected with an eye to the unusual, handmade, and hard-to-find.

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just hatched
Karen Helburn of Just Hatched sheds optimism on the direction of small business during these times.

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bluebird day
Bluebird Day gets the balance just right with a selection of kids' clothing and gifts that are smart, fun, surprising, and practical.

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college collage
We asked our interns, Hannah and Molly, for their college wish list.

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mens gifts
Here's a round-up of goodies for guys on our list:

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We've trolled the internet for a bunch of great guy gifts for dads or grads:

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Here is some ingenious outdoor seating made right here in Higganum.

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mamas garden
We're all in need of a little self-care these days. Find locally handcrafted scrubs, balms and lotions at Mama's Gardens!

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bluebird home
We reached out to Mara Dowler, a Kon Marie Consultant and professional organizer for an answer to the teetering pile of papers that lands on every available flat surface.

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Celebrations on The Shoreline
Celebrations on The Shore creates balloon extravaganzas for any and all parties, soirees, and events.

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giving tuesday
There are many charitable organizations that support our Shoreline communities. Consider donating to (or volunteering at) one or two of these if you can.

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I justify my addiction to all things Apple because, hey, I’m in the digital industry!

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IIS contest
Here's your chance at some serious spending cash for the big sale!

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Insane Insidewalk Sale 2018
Twenty of the best shops and designers on the Connecticut Shoreline all under one roof - and up to 75% off!

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Insane Insidewalk Sale 2014

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