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Hot Halifax Shopping: Made in the Maritimes

NovaScotian Crystal

Ship’s Decanter, a handmade, local item from NovaScotian Crystal.

Looking for the perfect gift? Look local at these shops specializing in Maritime-made treasures.

Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market on Marginal Road: North America’s oldest farmers’ market, it recently moved to a state-of-the-art new building on the Halifax waterfront. Every Saturday, vendors from across the province share their wares.

NovaScotian Crystal on George Street: Craftsman work on site, using ancient techniques to create beautiful and functional crystal pieces.

Jennifer’s of Nova Scotia on Spring Garden Road: Everything sold here is Maritime-made, including some 143 Nova Scotian creations. From clothes to jam, there’s a tremendous variety.

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