Specialty Items Found Along Alabama’s Beaches
Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Coastal Crafters Series
Some of our crafters are so unique that they deserve their own category. From yarn and beads to soaps and funky framing, these specialty items crafted by local artisans each have their own story to tell.
Blue Girl Beading
For those of you that love bling, look no further than Blue Girl Beading. Here you can choose from over a million beads, jewels and other supplies to craft jewelry on your own, take a class or purchase a one-of-a-kind piece from the owner Tara Gifford. Recently Tara and her team embarked on a new endeavor – purchasing Bon Secour Candle Company. When you stop into to Blue Girl you can now find their hand-poured soul candles and wax melts.
Clara’s Loom and Coastal Textile Center
Add some texture to your life by visiting Celia Dionne at Clara’s Loom and Coastal Textile Center. Clara’s Loom is a gallery of shawls, looms, yarn and other textile accessories crafted by Celia. Visitors can also book a class with her or book an open studio time at the Textile Center.