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Unique and quality keepsakes

We've been getting yearly Christmas ornaments from Danforth for 16 years now and love visiting... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Simone T
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Texas
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Handcrafting beautiful pewter pieces right before your eyes!

Traveling with a bus group, we were friendly greeted and given a personalized presentation on the... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Travelinggal0121
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Buffalo, New York
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Visit our workshop to learn more about how we work metal by hand. Watch us handspin a pewter old lamp or cast pewter ornaments.
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52 Seymour St, Middlebury, VT 05753-1115
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We've been getting yearly Christmas ornaments from Danforth for 16 years now and love visiting their local store. If you can't find the perfect gift for an occasion, ask them for help. They can take most items and personalize them or make keychains into ornaments,...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Traveling with a bus group, we were friendly greeted and given a personalized presentation on the history and handcrafting of pewter. It was so interesting and the large windows offered an up-close view of the main pewter crafting processes. Fun and very informative. The big...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

The selection is fabulous and the store is set up so beautifully! Twice a year they have sales and discounts on regular merchandise when you purchase from the sale inventory! They even engrave, so you can get a truly beautiful and unique gift for weddings,...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Danforth Peter has an array of beautifully handcrafted pewter items for everyone! I love their jewelry designs especially the Layla wire earrings! It's my favorite and I wear them nearly every day and get many compliments on them. For $32 it is worth the investment....More

Thank Penny L
Danforth P, Manager at Danforth Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Penny- Thank you for your review. Come back to the store and visit us again soon! New designs are heading to the store all the time. You may find a new favorite design!

Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I own lots of the earrings and necklaces and always get compliments on them. I also started my collection of the Christmas tree ornaments which are special each year. I purchased one of the baby cups and had it engraved and gave it as a...More

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Danforth P, Manager at Danforth Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Judy- We are glad that you have started a collection of our ornaments. Do you collect the annual ornaments? The 2017 "Sweet Anticipation" is available now. Visit the store to see this year's design.

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

You can go to the shop on Main St, but I prefer the factory shop just down the road. Wonderful ornaments are an easy annual Christmas tradition, gorgeous jewelry, and timeless baby items and lanterns.

Thank JR981
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Pretty little shop, lots of great products to choose from whether you are looking for dining room pieces, great ornaments to give as gifts, even a fabulous selection of buttons to jazz up your sweater or coat. Really interesting to watch the craftsmen work, as...More

Thank M616M
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The staff was just wonderful and the different items they had for sale were interesting, unique and varied in prices.

Thank KatDenosky
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The visible workshop was fascinating; can watch all the processes that make the products. The shop is beautifully laid out, with gifts at most price points, and helpful staff. And the restrooms are clean!

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Nice shop and a great way to understand how the pewter items are crafted. We visited on a Saturday, the one employee in the showroom was very cordial and gracious. The building is a showroom, with an alcove devoted to Whistlepig Rye Whiskey, the back...More

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karwalkers
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Response from Danforth P | Property representative |
Yes, you can watch hollowware pieces being handspun on the lathe and the casting of pewter pieces. Production works M-F during the hours 9:30AM - 3:30PM at the workshop store in Middlebury.
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