Kennedy Gallery and Custom Framing - Located in the heart of downtown Portsmouth, Kennedy Gallery is home to a wide selection of original works of art ranging from photography and paintings to drawings and greeting cards. Kennedy Gallery is an integral part of Portsmouth's Art 'Round Town - be sure to stop by on the first Friday of every month (5:00 - 8:00) to see the stunning works of art!

Making Faces– Fabulous make-up and spa boutique in the West End that sells the high-end products like Stila, Kate Somerville, and Philsophy! Totally IN LOVE with this fancy dancy paradise! Read more about Making Faces in our blog post here!

janegee - A well-being shop located in bustling downtown Portsmouth. Pop by janegee and try their extensive line of all-natural, handmade skin care products - they work wonders! Browse their selection of organic clothing, artisanal jewelry, organic foods, and home essentials! If you're in town for one of janegee's events, you don't want to miss it!

Inside Out- Step inside this cozy shop and you might want to camp out here for a few days... Shop high quality clothing for women and men, brand-name denim, and unique gifts for children (and maybe even yourself)! If you're searching for a shopping respite, be sure to take a seat on Inside Out's big, comfy couch and also say hello to the owner, Pat, she's the sweetest! 

Eyelook Optical: Portsmouth's one-stop shop for all things geek-chic! Whether you're looking (pun intended) for sunglasses, prescription glasses, contacts, or stylish frames, Eyelook Optical will outfit you in a way that turns heads left and right. Specializing in unique and fashionable eyewear from around the world, the expert team at Eyelook Optical will make sure your eyes are in tip top shape with top-of-the line technology, and the perfect frames to highlight your gorgeous features! You'll leave looking like a trendy, straight-A student the second you walk out the doors of this downtown Portsmouth shop.

Let’s Glow Sunless Tanning and Boutique - An organic spray tan destination, with a fashionable shopping experience in the front, this downtown Portsmouth boutique will have you looking fabulous, and feeling beautiful from head to toe! 

Let’s Glow is dedicated to helping women feel radiant and confident, without compromising one’s health — their spray tan services are all eco-certified and will have your skin looking FLAWLESS without any harmful kisses from the sun. The style-savvy boutique offers everything from cocktail dresses to luxury statement necklaces all at affordable prices! A triple win in our books!!

Gus & Ruby Letterpress - This chic downtown shop sell a beautiful selection of stationery, candles, wrapping paper, cookbooks, and adorable accessories. Owners Samantha and Whitney also designs custom (beautiful) wedding and party invitations! Note: you will probably want to buy just about everything in this boutique...

MINT Boutique - Located at 92 Pleasant Street, this fashionable boutique sells a beautiful selection of women's clothing, locally-made jewelry, chic athletic wear and more! Pop by for the products, stay for smiles with the loveliest owner, Courtney. 

Tugboat Alley - If you're looking for all things Portsmouth and nautical, Tugboat Alley is a MUST! This riverfront boutique offers an incredible selection of seacoast goods, including one of Portsmouth's best selections of top-quality sweatshirts, t-shirts, hats and seasonal accessories. Tony and his wife, Jennifer, also carry a beautiful selection of nautical gifts and jewelry; many of which are made by local artists. A Portsmouth tradition since 1995!

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