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!

Sweet Season's Greetings!

Tue. Nov. 24th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

There's nothing more charming than a handwritten note. Puppies? Nope. Flowers? Try again. Handwritten notes have the charmingest charm. This year, why not show your local pride as you send your holiday greetings with one of The Local Store's latest holiday greeting cards?

Thanksgiving Weekend Buy Local Bonanza!

Mon. Nov. 23rd, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Get ready Eau Claire, because The Local Store's "Thanksgiving Weekend Buy Local Bonanza" runs November 25 – November 29! There'll be huge deals going on every day at the shop, including free stuff with your purchase, limited edition products (available only as long as supplies last), discounts on everything in the store ...

Wisconsin-made Kid Stuff

Fri. Nov. 20th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

The Local Store is the place to stop for gifts for kids this holiday season! From up-cycled friends and art supplies made right here in Eau Claire to rough-and-tumble wood toys made ...

New in the Shop: Tactile Craftworks

Thu. Nov. 19th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Tactile Craftworks is a collaboration of Wisconsin makers. Their hand-bound journals (4.5" x 6") are made of quality leather and 30% recycled, refillable, linen paper. The 12-24 oz. travel mugs are ...

Wisconsin Bites: We've Got the Local Foodstuffs

Wed. Nov. 18th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

On the hunt for local foodstuffs for stocking stuffers or yourself? The Local Store offers a variety of tasty goods like Wisconsin Maple Syrup from a local family farm ...

25% OFF bulk orders!

Tue. Nov. 17th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Check it out! The Local Store features a business-only discount program for organizations who buy holiday items or gift baskets for their staff, clients, or partners. Up to 25% OFF ...

Hop to It: New Tee in the Shop

Fri. Nov. 13th, 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 ...

Student Appreciation Day: November 14

Tue. Nov. 3rd, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Student Appreciation Day • Saturday, November 14 • 9am-9pm • Visit our hip and historic downtown store and gallery to find great holiday gifts for friends, parents, siblings, roommates – or yourself!

Tote Your Beverages in Style

Wed. Oct. 28th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Our new Beer Caddies, complete with a cast iron opener, are produced by Eau Claire's eco Urban Timber using repurposed local wood, and are the perfect way to tote your six-pack and impress your beer-loving pals. eco Urban Timber designs artisan products that give Wisconsin’s urban trees ...

The Local Store Releases New Camaraderie Tee!

Tue. Oct. 6th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Back in March, The Local Store held another semi-regular "Local Legends" t-shirt poll, asking you to vote on designs for limited-edition, vintage-style tees ...

The Night Market – An indoor-outdoor maker market and sale series

Fri. Sep. 25th, 2015  |  Local Store Shopkeep

Fridays in October • 6pm-9pm • at The Local Store and Volume One Gallery ... and Courtyard! • 15% OFF STOREWIDE • Every Week: local makers • local food trucks • fire pit • live music • hot cider & snack samples • pre-holiday savings