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

Cozy Up in a Sweet Sweatshirt

Mon. Dec. 21st, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

There are few things more cozy than wrapping yourself in a sweatshirt hoodie on a cold Wisconsin day. The Local Store offers a selection of warm, comfy sweatshirts to do just that. Stay cozy while showing your Eau Claire, Wisconsin, and/or Midwest pride in these super-soft hoodie ...

Home for the Holidays: Local Legends Tees

Fri. Dec. 18th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Some of the The Local Store's best-selling apparel can be found in our Local Legends series – limited-edition, vintage-style tees featuring the logos of famous former Chippewa Valley businesses ...

Our Necklaces Lead the Way

Thu. Dec. 17th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

These pendants take your favorite homey locations or phrases and captures them in a classic vintage-style pendant with a 24" chain. Choose from various maps of Wisconsin and Eau Claire ...

Candles! Light Up Your Holidays

Wed. Dec. 16th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Some of our best-selling goods: candles from Chippewa Valley Candle Co. They're made naturally with soy wax so they burn clean – not emitting toxins or producing unpleasant candle soot and they burn for up to 100 hours ...

The Holidays Are Hopping @The Local Store

Tue. Dec. 15th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

We think Eau Claire is the hoppiest place to be! If you do too, sport this brand new tee with pride. Or share it with a beer-loving friend or family member. Designed in house by ...

Students! Get 15% OFF on Thursday, Dec. 17

Mon. Dec. 14th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Students! Get a nice discount on your last-minute holiday gifts for friends, family, roommates, or yourself at The Local Store in downtown Eau Claire on Thursday, December 17. All day, receive 15% OFF storewide with any valid student ID (UWEC, UW-Stout, CVTC, or High School).

Drop Everything: New Leinie's Merch!

Fri. Dec. 11th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Check it out! We've partnered with Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company – "the pride of Chippewa Falls" – to offer some of our favorite hometown beer merch right here at The Local Store ...

Raise Our Glasses! (and mugs and steins and such)

Thu. Dec. 10th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Sure, these fine-looking mugs and glasses can hold coffee or beer but why stop there? Why not fill them with relaxing tea, hearty soups, sweet ice cream, or spare change? Enjoy sipping your tasty beverage out of a robust vessel that makes you happy!

Great Stuff for Local Bike Lovers

Tue. Dec. 8th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Eau Claire and Wisconsin are full of bike-loving enthusiasts. We've got amazing bike trails in the Chippewa Valley and a community to support it. Show your pedaling pride with an assortment of bike-related merch from The Local Store. From tees and trinkets to books and bike maps ...

A Local Home Is Where the Heart Is

Mon. Dec. 7th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

The Local Store has a wide variety of Wisconsin home decor and household gifts available this holiday season. From candles and soap to glassware and cutting boards, we've got a gift sure to please ...

Michael Perry at The Local Store: New Titles and a Special Reading

Fri. Dec. 4th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

With his eye (and ear) for the comical elements of contemporary rural life, New York Times bestselling author – straight outta New Auburn, Wis. – Michael Perry has built a loyal audience with his popular memoirs Visiting Tom and Population 485. He recently turned to fiction with The Jesus Cow ...

What's Brewing at The Local Store

Thu. Dec. 3rd, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Tickle your taste buds with our shop's fine selection of beer-related products: brew kits, glassware, bottle openers, coasters, stoppers, apparel, wall art, bread mixes, and more. See the entire line up right here!

Bring Some Wisconsin Wildlife Home

Wed. Dec. 2nd, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Nature and wildlife are big parts of life in the Wisconsin northwoods. Show off your love and knowledge of that wildlife with our brand new print featuring several of our favorite creatures ...

Pillow Talk @The Local Store

Tue. Dec. 1st, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

The cozy, assorted hometown pride pillows The Local Store has to offer are sure to keep any Wisconsinite warm and comfy through our rough Midwestern winters. Feel extra close to EC while nuzzling up to ...

Just Hangin' 'Round the Tree

Mon. Nov. 30th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

The Local Store has some brand new ornaments to offer this holiday season! Designed in-house and produced by our local partners at Sunset Hill Stoneware, these ornaments feature some adorable ...

Holiday Hours in Full Effect!

Wed. Nov. 25th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

HOLIDAY HOURS! Wednesday (Nov. 25) marks the beginning of The Local Store's extended holiday hours: 9am–9pm Monday thru Saturday, and 11am–4pm Sunday! We've got the shop all decked out for the holidays and the shelves are stuffed with awesome gifts for the great people in your life. Stop on down!