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Address: 678 W Main St, Sylva, NC 28779-5553
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Great store, especially if you need a gift for your wife

Was on my annual fall trip to the mountains and decided to check out the store since I needed something to take home. Great place, found some lovely craft items and the even gift... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2016
Mark E
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Was on my annual fall trip to the mountains and decided to check out the store since I needed something to take home. Great place, found some lovely craft items and the even gift wrapped them for me. If you are looking for something to remind you of your mountain trip this is the place

Thank Mark E
Muncie, Indiana
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is definitely a stop you cannot miss if you appreciate great craftsmanship in things such as pottery, art, glasswork, and woodworking just to name a few. The items in the store are all crafted by regional artisans. The owner of the shop was friendly and helpful.

Thank danamc68
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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570 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This shop is worth a visit: the pottery, jewelry and art work are beautiful, most by artists and craftmans in the area. I was able to purchase a lovely piece of pottery for the cat sitter back home, as well as numerous pairs of colorful 'sock lady' socks for Christmas stocking stuffers for the grandchildren.

1 Thank QueenBee0301
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is a go to for tourist and locals. Local, handmade art at a reasonable price. It is lovely to be able to get a artist biography with each piece. Make sure you check their hours before you visit.

Thank Christina D
Sylva, North Carolina
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

No matter what occasion I am shopping for, the best place to find the special gift, even if it's for yourself, is at It's By Nature. Family owned and operated, friendly and helpful, and absolutely beautiful artwork of all types. Truly a unique treasure and the perfect place to find what you're looking for.

2 Thank pattinc2015
Sylva, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Showcases work by local & regional artisans: beautiful jewelry, pottery, blown glass, textiles, woodwork and much more. The owners couldn't be nicer- very helpful whether you are just browsing or looking for something particular. Hands down this is my go-to spot for gifts in Sylva!

1 Thank JEPguadalupe
Central Florida
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58 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

From pottery, to customized baby gifts (wood rattles, crocheted blankets) to unique and special jewelry, it is always possible to find the most unique and artistic selection of gifts here. Altho, I have also bought myself presents...love my wide pottery butter dish which holds European butter sticks perfectly, and I own lots of silver jewelry from here!

2 Thank JensNC
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

It's By Nature houses an amazing array of handcrafted items, including pottery dinnerware, wood carvings, and jewelry. It's joy to peruse the collection.

1 Thank Barbara J H
Cullowhee, North Carolina
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30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Quality crafts made by regional artists and has something for everyone. Nice quality items at difference price points.

2 Thank GIveusgoodfood
Sylva, North Carolina
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40 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

This craft shop is the real deal. Quality craft, collected and curated with an artful eye. The absolute go-to shop for a wedding present. On the Friday art stroll through town, this is always my first stop. Sandy provides the snacks, wine and best of all--she always books an artist to demo their work right in the shop. Fun! Who... More 

2 Thank Nancy L

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