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Primitive Designs

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Unique Designs

It's been a couple of years, but there really is something for everyone! Exquisite, unique... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Louise T
A very different shopping experience

We had seen many pics on social media of this place, so, finally decided to check it out. We are so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Toronto, Canada
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“unique items”(15 reviews)
“one of a kind”(16 reviews)
Primitive Designs is a retail store in Port Hope, Ontario that deals in exotic and unique arts and crafts from around the world! Everything is imported and hand picked in over 7 different countries by owners Ron Dacey and Rhonda Cook. Celebrating...more
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2762 County Road 28, Port Hope, Ontario L1A 3V6, Canada
+1 905-885-7516
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It's been a couple of years, but there really is something for everyone! Exquisite, unique, fascinating, cute, homey, sit on it, stand on it, wrap yourself in it, it's there! Garden stuff, kitchen stuff, jewelry stuff Leave yourself time to browse, there is a lot...More

Thank Louise T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had seen many pics on social media of this place, so, finally decided to check it out. We are so glad we did, we saw a lot of very different and creative stuff. Also, took some real cool photos. The staff was very friendly...More

Thank lucyd661
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing. Nothing like I have ever seen before. Friendly staff and beautiful items. Definitely something for everyone.

Thank Tracey J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We originally planned a road trip out to Port Hope to surprise my Transformers Fan with the Super Sized Art Pieces. But this place is a treasure hunt wonderland - so many amazing pieces to have in your home. We wanted them all! We couldn’t...More

Thank vegantraveller2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A mass of interesting and inexpensive things from foreign places. The owners go to Bali in the winter to stock up but you can also find a British Beefeater guard for your home if you want one. It's a fabulous place to find gifts for...More

Thank 520carolynr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place meets the criteria of "store" only because the items in it are for sale. It is thoroughly mesmerizing. You could spend hours here and never be bored. It's like a visit to a theme park where everything is for sale...at a good price....More

Thank JannyBgood
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Some cool items . The transformers and dinosaurs have become quite the tourist attraction.personally i would lkke to see some domestic product sold her

Thank Hayley D
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I drive out to Port Hope a few times a year to enjoy a few hours of roaming this most exciting place. Primitive Design has created an oasis of treasures from exotic countries in the South Pacific. Within Primitive Design you will...More

Thank Dolo1123
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We live in Port Hope, and I often bring our out-of-town guests to see Primitive Designs. I tell them it's like the owner/buyer is Indiana Jones. True enough, our guests wander through Primitive Designs wide-eyed and repeating "Wow!" at every turn. As the Outings Director...More

Thank davidorourke2016
Reviewed August 14, 2018

I took my grandsons to Primitive Designs and they loved the robots, and especially the spider man. This place has absolutely the most unique items, one could ask for. Love this place, always something new. Very kid friendly which is an added bonus.

Thank Wendy M
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August 1, 2018|
Response from bryant323 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it will be open.