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Address: 52 Seymour St, Middlebury, VT
Phone Number:
+1 802-388-0098
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10:00 - 18:00
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Sun 11:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 18:00

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Layla Wire Earrings

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... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Penny L
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Middlebury, Vermont
via mobile
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Middlebury, Vermont
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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. Go for it and indulge yourself with a beautiful pair of earrings from Danforth pewter... More 

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Thank Penny L
1 review
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 gift. Just love everything there.

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Thank Judy N
Vermont
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31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 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.

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Thank JR981
Berkshires, Massachusetts
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104 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
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 there are so few pewter makers anymore. I had been to the Shirley Pewter location... More 

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Thank M616M
Rochester, New York
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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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Thank KatDenosky
Nagano Prefecture, Japan
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224 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 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!

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Thank Peter D
Amherst, New Hampshire, United States
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548 reviews
162 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 373 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 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 part of the area is a working operation that creates various pewter items, with displays... More 

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St. Augustine, FL
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68 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016

The staff was helpful & told us about the process of making pewter & we saw the artisans at work. Nice selection of pewter gifts in a very nice gift store.

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Thank gogirl17
Sammamish, Washington
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69 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

The Danforth Pewter factory in Middlebury has almost the entire work floor surrounded in glass so visitors can watch the beautiful pieces being made. The visitors store has a wonderful collection of work. Worth a visit when you are in town.

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Thank WestwardGo
Clifton, Virginia, United States
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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2016

The pewter pieces in this store were gorgeous and ranged from one of a kind to typical pewter pieces. The pricing of items could fit any budget. The quality of the workmanship was amazing! They ship and the shipping was not unreasonable and our gifts got to our friends before we got home from our trip. The employees were friendly... More 

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Thank Amy C

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