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    Shop Local: 4 New Business to Support in York

    Writer Kacey Royer
    Photographer Shop Owners

    Downtown York is a thriving community of arts, culture, commerce and individuality. In a town that’s consistently growing and expanding with intriguing, exciting businesses, it’s no surprise that a few newcomers are jumping into the mix. While some are brand new, others are hot and fresh staples from the past year. York has so many amazing stores to explore, and these rank among them. If you’re looking for something new to check out or you need an extra push to visit a few young businesses in your community, look no further! These are just the newer businesses that Downtown York has in store.

    House of York

    House of York is a charming lifestyle boutique with all kinds of rustic, gorgeous treasures. Influenced by Anthropologie and other bohemian chic shops, this small business has everything from home decor to furniture to jewelry. There’s no doubt that you’ll stumble into something unique as you shop. The curated selection is whimsical and refined — perfect for anyone looking to add a lovely touch to their lifestyle.

    House of York

    44 WEST PHILADELPHIA ST., YORK, PA 17401
    717.318.9848

    Pineapple Home Gallery

    If you love aromatherapy and can’t get enough of delicious smelling candles, this shop is for you. Pineapple Home Gallery carries 100% soy, hand poured candles in a variety of aromas — sure to give you something to gush over. From blueberry cheesecake to bamboo and coconut, their scents are inviting and delicious. While the storefront offers many adorable lifestyle gifts and products, the candles are the star of the show, as they should be.

    Pineapple Home Gallery

    49 N Beaver St, York, PA 17401
    (717) 758-8684

    The NACL Room

    Halotherapy sounds totally Hollywood, but The NaCl Room brings the luxurious salt room experience to York so locals can detox their bodies, feel the respiratory benefits and bask in the relaxation. By using a halogenerator, the treatments at NaCl are top notch, benefiting the lungs, mood and the skin. If you’ve always been itching to try a salt room or salt cave, you’re in luck! NaCl is right here in your own backyard.

    11 S BEAVER ST., YORK, PA 17401
    717.714.6997

    Hive Artspace

    HIVE Artspace is no newcomer to downtown. In fact it’s been a staple of York’s blooming art scene since 2014. However, the gallery is providing a temporary home to new art monthly. The volunteer run art gallery/art collective strives to showcase independent art and the creatives behind it. With new exhibits every first Friday of the month you’re sure to be surprised every time you stop by! Visit them throughout December to find the perfect gift from a wide variety of artwork, cards, jewelry, and other artisan-crafted items that are all under $100.

    Hive Artspace

    126 E KING ST., YORK, PA 17401
    917.971.7456

    Experience York York is an amazing place to dive into local culture and experience an array of craftsmanship. From restaurants where you can eat fresh made food to curated boutiques teaming with local style, York always has something new to offer.

    Downtown York Perspectives:

    How do you feel supported by the York community this year? “Opening a new retail business in the middle of a global pandemic was quite a leap into darkness, but the York community has brought the light! We could not be more grateful for the outpouring of support and positivity we have received since opening in the Market District. ”
    – Lindsey McBride, Owner, House of York LLC

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