Specialty Gift Shops

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Absolute Interiors

Creating Spaces to Fit Your Lifestyle . . . at Absolute Interiors

We work one on one with our clients every step of the way, from planning and design, to installation and final completion of your project. Our team of experienced designers begins with the design phase, provide 3D renderings of your space, and implement the construction process.

Services Provided for New Construction or Remodeling Projects:

  • Kitchen and Bath Design Services
  • Material selection
  • Ordering of interior finishes including cabinetry, counter tops, flooring, tile, natural stone, granite

Absolute Interiors Showroom
1101 Hwy 69
New Glarus, WI 53574

(608) 527-2277 

The Bramble Patch

At the Bramble Patch, you'll discover one of the largest selections of Polish Pottery. We also proudly feature internationally award-winning maple syrup, based upon a 117-year family heritage; plus, gourmet foods that are carefully chosen to reflect the highest standards of taste and quality.

Custom-blended teas and coffees • homemade jams • fruit salsas • dips • wild rice soup mixes

102 5th Ave
New Glarus, WI 53574

(608) 527-4878

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Brandi's Bridal Galleria, Etc.

Experience Our New State-Of-The-Art, 12,000 sq ft Bridal Salon in New Glarus!  We've been voted "Wisconsin's Best" 8 years running, by WI Bride Magazine Readers!  Brandi's Bridal Galleria, Etc. has built our reputation on service and selection!  We have the largest, most cutting edge selection in the Midwest with over 500 bridal gowns and 1,000 bridesmaids to choose from! When you order your gown with us, you will enjoy a champagne toast and view your gown on our 3-D runway.  You, your family and friends will feel pampered and comfortable while you find the gown of your dreams.  Our expert seamstresses are staffed in-house to assure your gown looks perfect on this most important day!  To accomodate our bride's busy schedules, we are open 7 days a week!  At Brandi's you will find an unparralleled selection of Bridal Gowns, Bridesmaids dresses, Mother of the Bride or Groom, Prom, Social Occasion, Accessories and Tuxedos.

12 14th Ave
New Glarus, WI 53574

(608) 527-4436

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Brenda's Blumenladen

Fashion ● Floral ● Gifts ● Garden

Brimming with style, Brenda's Blumenladen is a fresh mix of fashion, home decor and gifts, floral design and garden accents. Step in and experience the continuously changing gift shop to find a collection of exceptional home decor, intriguing home and kitchen tableware, richly scented candles, luxurious bath and body treats and a unique collection of gifts not found anywhere else. Our collections of ladies apparel are always on trend, providing comfort and style you'll love with accessories and jewelry to complete the look! We are proud to carry top brands like Vera Bradley, Spartina 449 and Brighton.

Brenda's Blumenladen is a full-service florist with outstanding creative designers on staff. We create wonderful fresh cut, as well as permanent arrangements. Whether you're decorating your home, designing the perfect wedding or just sending flowers to a loved one, we make it personal and beautiful.

Along with a full-service floral and gift shop, Brenda's Blumenladen is also the area's most complete garden center. Enjoy a stroll down our trellised walkway among the wide selection of flowering plants, perennials, annuals, grasses and shrubs. Nestled among them are pottery, statuary, fountains, birdbaths, benches and containers of all sizes. This is the perfect spot for the inspired gardener of all interests.

And if you can't find that perfect gift, remember a Blumenladen Gift Certificate is always appreciated. Open 7 days a week, Brenda's Blumenladen is more than a floral shop, it's a destination.

Monday 8am – 6pm
Tuesday 8am – 8pm
Wednesday 8am – 8pm
Thursday 8am – 8pm
Friday 8am – 8pm
Saturday 9am – 6pm
Sunday 10am – 5pm

17 6th Ave
New Glarus, WI 53574

(608) 527-2230


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Esther's European Imports (formerly Roberts' European Imports)

Your Swiss Store in the USA

We specialize in Swiss, German, Austrian, Norwegian, and Russian imports. Many of our items are imported directly from artists and craftsmen, and are found in America exclusively at Esther's European Imports! You may also shop online at shopswiss.com

523 1st St
New Glarus, WI 53574-0156

(608) 527-2417

We now own the Alp & Dell Cheese Store in Monroe, WI. Visit us at 657 2nd Ave, Monroe, WI. Come and take a tour to watch cheese being made. Sample the variety of our specialties and many other cheeses. Cheese is being made Monday through Friday. Call ahead at the store for group tours. (608) 328-3355.

Monday – Friday 9am–6pm
Saturday 9am–5pm
Sunday 10am–5pm.

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Hutch + Hide

Hutch + Hide is your destination for high quality gifts and accessories for the whole family with a special emphasis on the little ones. We also pride ourselves in our Wisconsin made and fully customizable reclaimed barn wood bars, cabinetry, and vanities.

600 First St
New Glarus, WI 53574


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The idea behind Brenda’s Blumenladen’s sister store, Kinderladen, started when owner Brenda Siegenthaler began selling children’s items at Blumenladen. As the demand for these items grew, so did the selection. Brenda found that her customers had a large interest in fun, quality toys as many of her customers had children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews of their own to shop for! Wanting to devote more space to children’s games, books, puzzles and gifts, Brenda decided to open up a shop to specialize in these children’s items that both she and her customers love so much.

Kinderladen takes pride in its products, so you will find only the most unique, best educational and highest quality selection of children’s items inside! We have a wonderful assortment of classic wooden toys, luscious plush, mind-challenging games, dress-up clothes, entertaining books, activity sets and more from leading brands like KLUTZ, Melissa & Doug, Thinkfun, Magna-Tiles, Jellycat, HABA, Janod, Dover and House of Marbles. 

In need of a gift? We can help you find the perfect item at any price point, for a boy or girl of any age. Kinderladen also offers FREE gift wrapping! Choose from our fun selection of cards and Voila! Your gift shopping is complete.

Our philosophy at Kinderladen is the same as it is as our parent store Brenda’s Blumenladen; we will always keep the store fresh and filled with new products and lend open ears to our customers’ desires and suggestions.

Tuesday through Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 10am – 4pm

523 First Street
New Glarus, WI 53574

(608) 527-2772


Kinderladen welcomes you to stop in, and don’t forget to let us know how we can be your toy store!

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Lollygag Antiques

Lollygag Antiques specializes in unique vintage and antique items.
Whether you are looking for home decor, seasonal decor, wedding and event props or something to add to a collection, Lollygag Antiques offers an array of accent pieces and furnishings to compliment any environment.

112 6th Ave
New Glarus, WI 53574

(630) 209-0423

Thursday – Monday
10:30am – 5:00pm

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"Where casual antiques meet urban accents"

523 First Street
New Glarus, WI  53574


Open 7 days a week 

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Sugar River Shoppe

Jewelry • Fashion • Gifts • Home Accents

The perfect example that shopping can be both fun and rewarding, the Sugar River Shoppe is a stimulating collection of handpicked jewelry, fashions, gifts and home decor. Renowned portrait artist and owner Wendy Jo travels the USA in search of very special merchandise and fashions featuring amazing style and timeless classic beauty and brings them home to New Glarus. To find a shopping experience like this anywhere in the world would be special; to find this in a cozy small town in Wisconsin is truly a treasure! "We just love your store!" is the typical customer comment. Must be the friendly atmosphere, exciting jewelry, beautiful fashions, stylish home furnishings, interesting books, Southwestern and Midwestern decor, exceptional local landscape photography by co-owner Billy Schmidt, and all the many fun things there are to see and buy! And of course, prices are very fair!

Open 6 days a week throughout the spring, summer and fall with special winter hours (see website). You're sure to find something you like and Gift Certificates are always available. A trip to New Glarus is not complete without a visit to SUGAR RIVER SHOPPE! We look forward to meeting you! Wendy & Billy Schmidt

108 5th Ave
New Glarus, WI 53574

(608) 527-4290

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Very Tres Chic Weddings

 “The Experience” You will enjoy fabulous music in a comfortable, casual, and magical atmosphere while you are previewing a lavishly curated line By Paula Stanton, appealing to that Very Tres Chic woman! Very Tres Chic offers gowns you will not see anywhere else. It will be the Perfect Experience to Remember when you think about the day you found your dress!

Appointments are recommended and wedding parties are limited to small intimate numbers, reflecting the space and your experience- we are all about the BRIDE, and her opinion!

Our remarkable inventory reflects as follows: New, Contemporary Gowns Midwest’s Largest Selection of Quality Vintage Gowns 1890s thru 1990s Handmade Original Wedding Gowns Evening Gowns

Alternative Wedding Gowns including Vintage Inspired, Retro, Colored Gowns-Black, Pink, Red, Blue, Flowered, many Ethnic styles. Destination, Beach & Vegas Baby! I understand Themed Styles from Gatsby, Bohemian, Fairy & Steampunk, Renaissance, Cottage & Woodland. And can put the entire looks together for You and your Guests!

Remarkable Selection of Jewelry- Vintage & Contemporary Veils-Cathedral to Blushers & Custom Veils Capes, Shawls, Wraps, Furs & Feathers Gloves, Fans, Parasols & Purses Quality Vintage Clothing- Womens & Mens I will also be selling items from My Personal Collection of over 30 years! So if you love vintage call for an appointment or hours.

I am so excited for you to visit soon…

Brides and Clients needing evening gowns and styling Please make and appointment!


Monday - Tuesday - Wednsday by Appointment or Chance
Thursday – Friday 11am-5pm
Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday Noon-4pm

405 2nd St
New Glarus, WI 53574


Don't forget to check out our Specialty Food & Beverage Shops and Bath & Beauty Shops!

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