As the East End cozies up for fall, nothing beats a day of strolling and shopping in its historic villages. New products and great gifts abound for you to discover. Check out just a few top picks:
Southampton welcomes White’s Pharmacy to the village, with its newest location, called White’s Apothecary, having just opened over the summer. The beauty and wellness boutique offers customers top name-brand cosmetics such as Le Mer, Clinique, Estee Lauder and Bobbi Brown, as well as bath and body products, and skin care selections for men. An in-store aesthetician is available for consultation, and makeup artists are on hand to assist in special events makeup or in updating your autumn beauty routine. White’s also includes a full-service pharmacy as well as a selection of products for your homeopathic health needs. Whites Apothecary is located at 18 Hampton Road in Southampton. Call 631-287-2900 for more information.
Loaves and Fishes Cookshop has a new location! They’ve moved from downtown Bridgehampton to the Bridgehampton Inn complex. The shop specializes in premium kitchenware, home goods and accessories, and they offer a selection of cookbooks filled with recipes designed to impress your dinner guests. With a wide variety of styles and handmade collectibles, Loaves and Fishes’ fine selection of tableware will complement any autumn feast. Loaves and Fishes Cookshop, 2266 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton. Call 631-537-6066 or visit landfcookshop.com.
Joey Wölffer, accessories designer and co-owner of Wölffer Estate Vineyard—and also founder of The Styleliner, the mobile boutique—has recently opened a brick and mortar store in Sag Harbor called The Road We Travel. The store’s bohemian feel and expertly curated selection provides the perfect setting for lovers of vintage clothing and trendsetters alike. For sale are the jewelry, clothing and textiles we’ve come to expect from The Styleliner, as well as a handbag collection exclusive to the store. The Road We Travel is located at 25 Madison Street, Sag Harbor. Call 631-725-1436 or visit thestyleliner.com. That’s right, Wölffer’s new store opened just a few months before Wölffer Kitchen opened on Sag Harbor’s Main Street, two blocks to the north. Small world, well-traveled.
Gastronomes, take note: The East End Mushroom Company has opened its own shop in Cutchogue. Now the mushrooms you’ve enjoyed at top East End restaurants like Almond and Topping Rose House, both in Bridgehampton, can grace your own homemade gourmet cuisine. The East End Mushroom Company is located at 22355 County Road 48 #23 in Cutchogue. Call 631-876-5401 or visit theeastendmushroomcompany.com. You might also check out the inaugural East End Mushroom Company Mushroom Cook-Off on Saturday, October 3 at Macari Vineyards in Mattituck.
Juju Active has opened up shop in Southampton, providing a wide array of yoga-focused activewear by indie designers. The clothing is fun, stylish and comfortable, bringing you good vibes on and off the mat. Juju Active. 38 Jobs Lane, Southampton. Call 631-259-3855 or visit jujuactive.com for more information.
What Goes Around Comes Around boutique has opened a location in East Hampton. The shop is the largest purveyor of vintage Chanel bags, and has the largest selection of vintage Levi’s jeans, along with a collection of luxury products exclusively for the Hamptons. What Goes Around Comes Around is located at 48 Main Street, East Hampton. Call 631-324-0874 or visit whatgoesaroundnyc.com.
Harbor Books will be celebrating its one-year anniversary this November. The shop has quickly become a fixture in the Sag Harbor community, offering a wide assortment of fiction and nonfiction for children and adults. The friendly staff, diverse selection, and the shop’s classic good looks make Harbor Books a must-visit during the autumn months. Frequent author events guarantee memorable experiences. Harbor Books is located at 20 Main Street in Sag Harbor. Call 631-808-3401 or visit harborbookssgh.com for more information.
Garnet Hill’s new pop-up store in Bridgehampton will remain open through the autumn. The home design retailer, known for its luxurious cotton flannels and other fine European linens, also features collections of home decor, bedding, sleepwear and apparel. The products are sure to keep your home warm and elegant as the season cools down. Garnet Hill is located at 2424 Montauk Highway in Bridgehampton. Call 631-808-3311 for more information.
The new game craze Rampshot! is heating up, even as the summer cools down. The four-person outdoor game is perfect for playing during the crisp fall weather. It’s the best excuse to stay outside. Available at Olympia Sports in the Bridgehampton Commons (2044 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton 631-537-1261), or at rampshot.com.