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Wonderful Shop for Quality Gift Items

The Village Craftsmen is located on Howard Street which is immediately across from Captain's... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Columbia, Missouri
via mobile
We went in looking for Blackbeard mugs

And came out with such a positive vibe. We were in search of a set of handmade mugs with a pirate... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
North Wilkesboro, North Carolina
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170 Howard Street, Ocracoke, NC 27960
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

This is an excellent craft and gift store with a huge selection to choose from. Some of their pottery and jewelry prices were a bit steep but the quality is very good.

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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The Village Craftsmen is located on Howard Street which is immediately across from Captain's Landing, making it an easy stroll for us. They always have a good stock of very nice pottery, jewelry, handcrafted wooden items such as kitchen utensils, glassware, and books of local...More

Thank Bob_Hhuwieler
Reviewed 11 June 2018

And came out with such a positive vibe. We were in search of a set of handmade mugs with a pirate motif that we saw featured in a local publication. Found them! They are actually made close by where we live. While we were finishing...More

Thank btwnc
Reviewed 1 June 2018

They have so much to see here. Pottery of all styles, sizes, glazes. The girls were so friendly and helpful. We saw things we liked and they checked extra stock for different sizes etc that were perfect! Traditional vacation souveniers are available, but also handmade...More

Thank DDPerks
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We used to stop at the Village Craftsmen every visit to Ocracoke but lately have been too busy enjoying the beach, but when we came in December it was a well deserved repose. We stopped by a couple of time because of course we had...More

Thank B Il'Cibo B
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I love this shop, especially since they find new things frequently. We were on Ocracoke in July and came back again in November. New this visit were cups of which we bought three that were modeled after ones that have been found on the Queen...More

Thank angelaohedgepeth
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing crafts at reasonable prices. Cute kid that sells seashells and stuff outside raising money for stray cats on island.

Thank Craig U
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Every time we come to Ocracoke, I always make my way back to this store on shady Howard Street. It has something for the artist, the jewelry lover, the pottery admirer, the local book lover, the natural soaps buyer, and many others. I found a...More

Thank angelaohedgepeth
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This shop is off the main road but well worth checking out for a variety of high quality, unique items.

Thank Clayton510
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This shop is off the beaten track but is a delight with lot of local crafts and collectibles. It is owned by members of the Howard family who can date their arrival on the island to the early 1700's when William Howard (rumored to be...More

Thank Mark S
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