Our City Online

Shop Talk

Shop Talk: World Peaces Offers Fair Trade Goods

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: World Peaces Offers Fair Trade Goods

Last fall Clintonville welcomed a new fair trade store, World Peaces. Featuring fair trade items from all over the world, the shop is an eclectic mix of apparel, jewelry, and home décor items. When World Peaces owner Connie DeJong left her 15-year-long career at Global Gallery, she had no intention of running another retail store. […]

No Comments

Shop Talk: History and Tradition at The Morgan House

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: History and Tradition at The Morgan House

Located in a converted farmhouse, The Morgan House has been a popular dining and shopping destination since its founding 35 years ago. This restaurant and giftshop combo provides guests with an all-encompassing experience. While they are open year-round, they hit their peak charm at Christmastime. Kendra Heinlen worked in a gift shop in Dublin and […]

No Comments

Shop Talk: Oakmond Design Offers High-End, Custom Furniture

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Oakmond Design Offers High-End, Custom Furniture

Oakmond Design, owned and operated by Clay Ungashick, offers high-end, custom furniture. The company specializes in woodworking, metal ironwork and concrete. Ungashick got a hands-on education in woodworking by working alongside his grandfather in his woodshop from a young age. As his skills grew, he knew he wanted to pursue a career that would meld […]

No Comments

Shop Talk: Groovy Plants Ranch an Oasis of Houseplants, Cacti & Succulents

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Groovy Plants Ranch an Oasis of Houseplants, Cacti & Succulents

Groovy Plants Ranch, located at 4140 County Rd 15 in Maregno, is a one-stop-shop for all things plants. In addition to their massive selection of plants and ceramics, their knowledgeable staff is ready to answer any questions and make sure you know how to care for your plant before you take it home. Owners Jared […]

No Comments

Shop Talk: Salvaged Wood Finds New Life with Urbn Timber

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Salvaged Wood Finds New Life with Urbn Timber

Urbn Timber was started in a warehouse on the South Side of Columbus in 2016 by three friends. Tyler Sirak, Tyler Hillyard and Treg Sherman combined their furniture making and entrepreneurial skills to launch an eco-friendly woodshop that sources salvaged wood for its creations. After two years, they outgrew their space and moved a few […]

No Comments

Shop Talk: Vintage Co-Op Opens in Clintonville

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Vintage Co-Op Opens in Clintonville

Earlier this month, The Little Light Collective opened its doors at 3041 Indianola Ave. in Clintonville. As a vintage co-op, the shop is a 2,500 square foot treasure hunt of vintage, handmade, and unique finds. April Rhodes, whom you might know from her fabric design collections and influence on her mom’s sewing shop, Sew to […]

No Comments

Shop Talk: Quincy General Store Offers Contactless Plant Delivery

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Quincy General Store Offers Contactless Plant Delivery

When Kate Block was furloughed from her corporate job at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, she knew she needed something to do to keep busy. She used her time at home to turn her passion for plants into a business, Quincy General Store. Block has always had an interest in plants, and credits it […]

No Comments

1 2 3 14

features categories

Subscribe below: