The E List

An Excruciatingly Opinionated Guide to the Shoreline

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Burgee, Mystic
We stumbled on Burgee Mystic, a new lifestyle shop for men, women and home in the Standard condo building on Water Street.

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We stumbled on Burgee Mystic, a new lifestyle shop for men, women and home in the Standard condo building on Water Street.

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homeward collective
Here's a shop where every item of merchandise is considered with an eye to small, local makers and women-owned businesses

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nutmeg honey
This new Connecticut biz curates locally crafted goodies, packs them in a chic signature box, and ships them to your loved one.

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easter
We spotted some fun Easter treats!

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ditty bag
This brand new shop in Mystic will have you rethinking your recycling.

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historic garden
Lucky me, I was invited to tour the gardens and interior of an elegant brick house I pass every single day.

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chelsea wade
A peek into an 1805 four-bedroom farmhouse, complete with two original barns, on a sprawling property in Lyme.

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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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the hive coworking chester
The Hive is now open and offering all manner of remote working, conference and event space in various membership options.

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barefoot gardener
I needed a fix for our outdoor haven (and quick!) and rung up The Barefoot Gardener.

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I’ve recently found a solution to photobooks that is so much more satisfying and a whole lot quicker.

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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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