WomanCraft Handcrafted Gifts

WomanCraft was founded by a handful of local women 41 years ago and continues to carry on the tradition of being owned & operated by local artists.  Our co-op currently has 34 member artists working together, providing additional space for more than 40 local men & women artisans.  You can purchase each artists fine handcrafted creations at our new location on Main Street in Carrboro, a community known as “Paris of the Piedmont” for its rich cultural diversity.The men & women of WomanCraft lovingly create the perfect gifts with an eye for detail & a flair for the unique. We have whimsical, elegant, and functional gifts, everything from the newborn to the eldest on your list.

  • Try on handcrafted jewelry, hold a piece of pottery, imagine a painting on your wall or stained glass hanging in your window.
  • Check out our extensive selection of items by fabric artists, including tablet covers, purses, quilts, placemats, and more.
  • Discover baskets crafted of fabric or woven with pine needles.
  • Choose the perfect baby or child’s gift from our array of wood items, clothing, toys and quilts.
  • Enjoy scarves of hand-dyed silk, vibrant yarns and loom woven shawls.
  • Taste a sample of our favorite local treat, Chapel Hill Toffee, made by a member from a family recipe.

Chat with the artisans on duty in the shop. We are happy to share insight about particular artists and their process of crafting a piece. Personalized gifts and special orders are welcome.

WomanCraft is the destination for locally handcrafted items sure to delight everyone. Your purchases will not only be something you or your loved one will cherish, but also helps support 70+ artisans that have an abundant talent and love of their craft.

Find that perfect gift & support our local artists!

Free Parking
in 300 E Main Parking Deck
(Attached to the building)


Old location:

New Location:

Store Hours:
Monday – Saturday: 10 am – 8 pm
Sunday: 12 noon – 5 pm
(Closed: New Year’s Day, Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day.)


360 East Main Street, Suite 120
Carrboro, NC 27510
(919) 929-3300

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