Locally Made, with MV Soul: MadeMV Delivers Efforts of Local Artists to the Interested Consumer

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Aug 142016
 
Locally Made, with MV Soul:  MadeMV Delivers Efforts of Local Artists  to the Interested Consumer

Staff Chat  Locally Made, with MV Soul: MadeMV Delivers Efforts of Local Artists  to the Interested Consumer Bianca Moorman Where in the world can you find locally made coffee, candles, and fish scale jewelry, all in one place? Look no further than Made MV. The Circuit Avenue storefront in Oak Bluffs has it all for [ Read More… ]

Keeping Joy Alive on the Island

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Aug 072016
 
Keeping Joy Alive on the Island

Keeping Joy Alive on the Island 38th annual Possible Dreams Auction grows bigger and better By: Liz Hilfrank   Speak with any Martha’s Vineyard visitor, and when you ask them what they liked about the island, nine times out of ten they will mention the people. There’s something about the island that breeds happy people. [ Read More… ]

Yesterday’s Faces with Today’s Haul: Menemsha Fish Market

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Aug 072016
 
Yesterday’s Faces with Today’s Haul: Menemsha Fish Market

Yesterday’s Faces with Today’s Haul: Larsen’s Fish Market brings Fresh Seafood, Fishing Tradition to Locals and Visitors Alike Clementine Wiley Stepping into Larsen’s Fish Market, you become part of a half-century Menemsha tradition. Behind its sky-blue door appears to be a modest fish market that you quickly realize is an island treasure. The Larsen family [ Read More… ]

An Honest Word from an Honest Man

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Aug 072016
 
An Honest Word from an Honest Man

  This Week sits down with Dockside Jewelers’ Steven Davidian Bianca Moorman   This Week had a chance to chat with Steven Davidian at Dockside Jewelers, founder and owner of the 32 year old business. Since his youth, Steve has been working with his hands, carving scrimshaw and selling it out of pocket to pay [ Read More… ]

Staff Chat: Natasha Fomina-Vera & Alex

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Jul 242016
 

Staff Chat Natasha Fomina: Vera & Alex Aley Lewis   With sunny beaches, plentiful parks, and a whole lot of ice cream, Martha’s Vineyard is practically swimming with young children. Up until recently, however, these children had no mini-sized boutiques to call their own. The high demand made Natasha Fomina, the owner of Vera & [ Read More… ]

One of a Kind Silver Jewelry, at an Affordable Price

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Jul 192016
 
One of a Kind Silver Jewelry, at an Affordable Price

Whatever Sterling One of a kind silver jewelry, at an affordable price Aley Lewis “We’re known for unique pieces that are timeless”   Along Main St in the heart of downtown lies a gem unlike the rest. Specializing in silver jewelry, Whatever Sterling is the mecca of silver goods for any occasion. With pieces purchased [ Read More… ]

Tourist Trap, It Ain’t: Fair Prices for Extraordinary Products

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Jul 082016
 
Tourist Trap, It Ain’t: Fair Prices for Extraordinary Products

Tourist Trap, It Ain’t: Fair Prices for Extraordinary Products Dockside Jewelers Features Artful Pieces that Leave Wallet Woes Behind By Chaiel Schaffel   The birds are chirping, the sails are flying, and the sun is blazing by 9:00 AM. Summer has arrived, and the Island is again open for business. As the Vineyard has a [ Read More… ]

Hot Shopping: Vera & Alex

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Jul 012016
 
Hot Shopping: Vera & Alex

Bringing World Wide Brands to the Vineyard, at an Affordable Cost Aley Lewis   Smack dab in the center of Circuit Avenue in Oak Bluffs lies a hidden treasure that you may not have been expecting to find. Vera & Alex, a clothing, footwear and accessory boutique for newborns to age 12, is drawing a [ Read More… ]

Trader Fred’s Discount Store: A New Find, Every Time

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Jun 242016
 
Trader Fred’s Discount Store: A New Find, Every Time

“If you missed it, you didn’t look hard enough.” Aley Lewis Imagine you’re a mother of five who just arrived on the island for a weeklong, carefully planned vacation. It’s mid-July, the height of the summer season, and you arrive with your family who is throwing ideas, needs and wants your way every second. Before [ Read More… ]

Made MV: Where a Gift is More than Just an Object

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Jun 242016
 
Made MV: Where a Gift is More than Just an Object

Doing it Vineyard Style, One Store Tells Many Stories By Liz Hilfrank   Sandwiched between restaurants and ice cream shops, Made MV contains the less edible aspects of Martha’s Vineyard. The artisan store is new to Circuit Avenue in Oaks Bluff, but it holds much Vineyard history between its freshly paneled walls.   Walking into [ Read More… ]