Just behind historic Main Street, Artisan Alley is a vibrant association of working artists specializing in everything from stained glass and wooden ship models to woolwork and ceramics. Stop by Tuesday through Saturday for a glimpse inside their varied art studios, watch projects come to life, and enjoy periodic live music. Parking and access via the City Parking Lot. Artisan Alley artists include: A Glass Act and Artisan Alley Annex Fine Woodworking, Kellerswork Gallery/Studio, Porcelain and Old Lace Contemporary Ceramics, Diligence Woolwork & Design, Andy Doerner's Wooden Ship Models.
One of the top shoe stores in the redwoods region, Abraxas Shoes features a large selection of leather and comfort footwear from brands such as Frye, Born, and Keen, as well as handbags, socks and accessories.
A must-see on historic Main Street, The Blacksmith Shop and its neighboring gallery are home to the largest and finest collection of master blacksmithing and art glass in the United States. Inventory ranges from whimsical sculptures to wine racks, from castle-worthy chandeliers to gourmet cutlery, and from hand-forged fireplace tools to cabinet hardware and keychains.
Full service bookstore featuring new and used books, books by local authors, gemstones, and gifts, inside one of Ferndale's most ornate Butterfat Palaces, The Gazebo Building. Also offering new and vintage musical instruments and gear through partnership with Ferndale Music Company.
Chapman's Bookery & More
475 Main St.
Rustic home and clothing boutique brimming with women's Western wear, country home decor, luxury candles, kitchenware, jewelry, stationery, and Farmer's Daughter's signature Ferndale sweatshirts.
Housed in an historic former church, Ferndale Music Company is a boutique music store selling new and vintage guitars, amps and other musical instruments, as well as the artwork of local artists including Carrie Grant, Andrei Hedstrom and the late Jack Mays. Ferndale Music is also a music lesson studio offering instruction in guitar, piano, ukulele, violin, fiddle, mandolin, banjo and drums.
FerndaleTech offers computer accessories, gadgets, local art and more in its retail storefront, Nology Corner, while providing computer and technological assistance and repair, and copy, printing and fax services, in adjoining space Ye Olde Computre Shoppe.. Internet available.
Ye Olde Computer Shoppe
FerndaleTech Nology Corner
524 A & B Main Street
Ferndale CA 95536
580 Main St, Suite. 5
Ferndale, CA 95536
Trendy clothing boutique featuring designer denim brands, including Miss Me and Silver, as well as affordable tops, cute accessories and a variety of locally made items.
One of the last true general stores, the Golden Gait Mercantile is brimming with hard-to-find and heirloom items.