Welcome to One Mercantile

One Mercantile came about in 2013 from our passion for functional, well made and unique items for our home. Our small downtown Great Barrington shop and website are packed with great items from artisans around the world. We strive to provide exceptional items and exceptional service to our customers. Thank you for supporting our small business!

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Sett, our specialty tabletop shop, has been born out of our original venture, One Mercantile. Focusing on all items tabletop, from linens to flatware and serving pieces, we're here to help you design your dining table for your everyday dinner to your special events and holidays! 

Christmas Week Hours!

Christmas Week Hours!

Both shops are open all week leading up to Christmas! Monday through Thursday 10-5, Friday (Xmas Eve) from 10-4, Closed Xmas Day and Sunday 12-4. Open online all the time at onemercantile.com
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Helpful Holiday Gift Lists!

Helpful Holiday Gift Lists!

Need a little help tracking down the perfect holiday gift? Here are a few helpful lists from both shops to help you pick that perfect gift for your family, friends, coworkers, teachers, neighbors.....anyone on your list!
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Earth Day 2021 Top 10 Products

Earth Day 2021

As Earth Day approaches every year, we always take a moment to look around us and see how we can do better. Since day one in the shop (almost 8 years ago now!), we have carried items that we wanted to have and could never find in shops. Some things have changed over the years, for example 8 years back we would hear "Why would anyone want to buy a stainless steel straw?" or "What the heck is
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Holiday shopping is upon us!

Holiday shopping is upon us!

It's that time of year again and what a strange year it's been. Holiday shopping won't be quite as easy as years past but we've put together a few tips and pointers and answered some FAQs here to help make things a bit easier!

Shopping in-person: 

-Capacity of the shops are at 8 people! Please shop solo if possible, we can not accommodate large crowds coming through this year and the waiting line is outside in the winter weather.

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Sett Maker Spotlight: Terrafirma Ceramics

Sett Maker Spotlight: Terrafirma Ceramics

For 6 years we carried Terrafirma pieces at One Mercantile and are excited to be able to expand upon our offerings now at Sett. Ellen's creations are beautiful, functional pieces that make for perfect collecting, using, and gifting! There's no better housewarming or wedding gift than a handmade gorgeous serving piece made to last a lifetime! Terrafirma is handmade in New York and celebrating 40 years in 2020!

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Sett Maker Spotlight: Laura Zindel

Sett Maker Spotlight: Laura Zindel

Tucked away in the great little southern Vermont town of Brattleboro, Laura Zindel combines her passions of ceramics and illustration into gorgeous tabletop serve ware and decor. Hand made serving platters in earthenware brown with off-white glazes and illustrations from hummingbirds and quail eggs to ferns, gourds and artichokes.

Sett is loaded up with gorgeous platters, serving bowls, gravy boats, butter dishes, vases and more for your holiday table settings and year-round use as well!

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