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Danforth Pewter

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Unique and Informative. Not to be missed!

Danforth Pewter has long been a favorite in our family. We were finally able to make it to this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bbmb g
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Readington, New Jersey
Exceptionally beautiful handcrafted metal work

This was the first time I was at the Middlebury store, I had previously been in the one in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alison P
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Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
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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 1 week ago

Danforth Pewter has long been a favorite in our family. We were finally able to make it to this tour and are so glad that we did! We ended up with a private tour of a fascinating process. Definitely worth the trip!

Thank bbmb g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first time I was at the Middlebury store, I had previously been in the one in Williamsburg. The clerk was very well informed about the various pieces. she was very helpful in choosing the appropriate gift for a friend. The workmanship of...More

Thank Alison P
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

Thank Travelinggal0121
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

Thank FCIPenny
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

Thank Judy N
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.

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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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