Introducing the Gemini Drive In Local Legends Tee!

Tue. May. 31st, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Remember when you voted in The Local Store's most recent Local Legends poll (back in March) regarding a limited-edition, vintage-style tee featuring ...

Get Into the Switchel

Thu. May. 26th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Did you know that The Local Store carries Switchel? Do you know what Switchel is? YOU SHOULD. Switchel is a sweet, ginger-infused root farmer's beverage made popular by the haymakers who drank it during the 19th-century in the Midwest.

Wisconsin Bike Week 2016: Eau Claire Events (June 2–12)

Mon. May. 23rd, 2016  |  V1 Staff

This year's "Wisconsin Bike Week" from the Wisconsin Bike Federation will take place June 2–12, and of course, will celebrate all things cycling statewide. Eau Claire is a participating Wisconsin Bike Week city ...

Woodworth's Fine Toffee

Fri. May. 6th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Woodworth's Fine Toffee makes delicious toffee, homemade right in Banbury Place near downtown Eau Claire. Hand-made, high quality. Ingredients suppliers are carefully chosen based on the purity of products and conscientious business practices.

Make Your Ears Awesome

Mon. Apr. 18th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Katherine Lau of SimplistiCreations specializes in creating laser cut wall decor and jewelry right here in Wisconsin. These earring studs feature simple, local imagery such as deer, trees, or Wisconsin silhouettes on baltic birch or oak. $22

VOTE NOW: Pick Our Next Local Legends Tee

Mon. Apr. 4th, 2016  |  by Local Store Shopkeep

Get ready, because we're launching another Local Legends tee this Spring and once again, YOU get to choose the design! This new collection of contenders includes the top vote-getters that didn't make last year's cut, plus...

New in the Shop: Sweet Art Prints

Wed. Mar. 30th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

New in the shop! Check out our new art prints from UW-Eau Claire alumni and past Volume One Magazine cover artist Asahi Nagata: see all the prints!

New in the Shop: Chippewaddlers

Wed. Mar. 23rd, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

These classic, wooden push-along duck toys, or "Chippewaddlers," are the product of a Chippewa Valley father-daughter team and new at The Local Store. We know these little wooden duck toys ...

March 17-19: Eau Claire's Birthday Sale Weekend at The Local Store

Mon. Mar. 7th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

All weekend, March 17–19, receive 15% OFF ALL "Eau Claire" apparel, art, things, and books at The Local Store! Eau Claire's Official Birthday is March 19 and we're turning 144! Join us at The Local Store and Volume One Gallery for a weekend of sales and events celebrating our great city.

Fitting You to an Herbal Tea

Tue. Mar. 1st, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

New at the shop! The Local Store is now offering loose leaf herbal tea from our Wisconsin partner, Urbal Tea. All of the herbs within the teas are of the highest quality and picked with care and respect for the plant. The loose herbs are then freshly dried to preserve their effectiveness and flavor ...

In the Shop: Great Leather Goods!

Tue. Feb. 23rd, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

The Local Store has partnered with local company Low Roads to offer a series of hand crafted leather goods, made right here in downtown Eau Claire by Sam Fiore. Sam shares, "I work with leather because each hide is unique ...

Cozy Up That Noggin, Chippewa Valley

Fri. Feb. 12th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Winter is here is full force – so it’s time to bust out the warm weather gear. And we suggest busting out your front door wearing one of these awesome winter hats. Sure to keep you warm through the roughest Wisconsin winters.

Banbury Art Crawl + The Local Store

Mon. Feb. 1st, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

This weekend will be an exciting one for downtown Eau Claire and The Local Store! On Friday and Saturday, enjoy one of the city's most anticipated annual events – the Banbury Art Crawl (Friday, Feb. 5 from 4–9pm, and Saturday, Feb. 6 from 9am–5pm). To celebrate, The Local Store has some special deals for you ...

Valentine's Day at The Local Store

Fri. Jan. 29th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Looking for a special local gift for Valentine's Day? Show your honey how much you care with these doting gift baskets, cards, candles, message soaps, and more from The Local Store!

Vote for Your Favorite Stuff in Downtown Eau Claire!

Fri. Jan. 29th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Downtown Eau Claire Inc. is asking you to pick your favorite downtown places and experiences, from restaurants to shops to development projects. They've opened up voting for their 2015 DECI Awards – and you should go vote!

Thanks for Shopping Local!

Wed. Jan. 6th, 2016  |  Local Store Shopkeep

As we wrap up another year in the Chippewa Valley and another great holiday season, we at The Local Store just want to say a huge thank you for shopping with us, attending our events, and embracing what we do in the community. It's been a great year and we truly couldn't do what we do without the amazing support you all provide. We're looking forward to another exciting year!

Winter Blast Sale 2015: 8 Days of Great Deals

Mon. Dec. 28th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Winter Blast Sale 2015 • Saturday, December 26 – Saturday, January 2 • Year End Blowout • 8 Days of Deals • 205 N. Dewey Street, downtown Eau Claire