The Charm of Dresden 

The Charm's history is rich in Dresden, Ohio. In April of 2002, The Charm of Dresden opened it's doors in a small building across from the Feed Mill on 7th Street. Today, after two moves, The Charm of Dresden stands blessed and much bigger, on the corner of Main and 6th Street. We pride ourselves on carrying a variety of unique and hand picked gifts and jewelry that keep our customers coming back to our boutique and shopping on-line with us again and again.

The moment you step into The Charm of Dresden or open our website, you know you are experiencing a different shopping opportunity. Many of our products are inspiring, spiritual, uplifting and represent us in our desire to further the work of the Kingdom. We promise a personalized shopping experience for those desiring to spoil themselves, looking for inspiration, or just taking delight in buying for others

So what does the Charm of Dresden Offer?

We are your destination to find the area's largest selection of Kameleon jewelry, Trollbeads, Goodworks bracelets, Holly Lane, and Fenton Art Glass Jewelry which is proudly handmade in the USA! Our Custom beads, made by Fenton exclusively for the Charm of Dresden, are the Dresden Bead and the B Bead.

The Charm of Dresden is setting the trend with the latest from Spartina Handbags, Ginger Snaps, My Journey Locket and Dang Chicks. Looking for the perfect "girlfriend gift"? Check out our new, fun and colorful Suzy Toronto section!

The Charm of Dresden welcomes all guests from out of town patrons to tourists to local clientele and on-line shoppers.

Come visit The Charm of Dresden, A Charming And Inspirational Place To Shop.


Monday – Saturday 10-5
Sunday 12-4

517 Main Street
P.O. Box 708
Dresden, OH 43821
(740) 754-1525

Heart of the Home 

After 15 YEARS in Dresden...HEART OF THE HOME and After 5 YEARS in Dresden...HOME SUITE HOME said their "FINAL FAREWELL" on June 14th, 2014.

Several of the other shops in town are picking up some of our product lines as follows:

THE CHARM OF DRESDEN - Donna Sharp Quilted Purses, Silver Spoon Jewelry, Robert Rothschild Food Products, Wind & Willow Food Products and Jill's Jams, Mixes & More (including HOT PEPPER JELLY)
MILLER'S EMPORIUM - Candle Bowls, Bearington Bears, Doilies, Wall Art, Cookbooks, Jewelry and More!


Gail Betts, Proprietor

Store Hours:

Miller's Emporium

Unique to Miller's Emporium - Locally made true miniature baskets that are tacked in construction and hand woven Maple splint Dresden Stars. Unique kinetic jewelry & switch plate covers from Green Tree Jewelry - MADE IN THE USA!  We also have Antiques, vintage, re-sale, depression glass, carnival glass, pottery, Dresden specific scrapbooking supplies from Sweetpea's Memories, Tee Shirts, Caps and MORE!

Tue-Thurs 10 to 5
Fri-Sat 10 to 6
Sun 10 to 3
Closed Mondays except by appointment.
Private Shopping Parties can be scheduled—just give us a call or email!

705 Main Street
P.O. Box 703
Dresden, OH 43821
(740) 754-3191

The Dresden Museum & Dresden Simplicity

The Dresden Museum's goal is to protect and preserve the history, artifacts and memorabilia of Dresden and the surrounding area.  The pathways of yesterday lead to the footsteps of the future!  Be sure to stop in and shop at our Gift Shop, Dresden Simplicity, which is in the front of the building on Main Street.  The proceeds go toward keeping the Museum open!

Thur - Sat  10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sun - By appointment or for special events

19 E. 6th Street
P.O. Box 222
Dresden, OH 43821
(740) 754-5696

Country Cupboard

Visit this unique craft and gift store. Featuring quality handmade items at affordable prices. Candles, roomspray and oils, candle holders and much more. New this year is our country address plaques. Come in and try our jams, jellies, salsas, and relish made in Ohio. We carry a large line of country linens for your home from Park Designs, IHF and Raghu in plenty of colors, styles and prints.  Also featuring a large variety of outdoor flags and flagpoles.  If your looking for basket items we carry baskets, liners, wooden lids, tie ons, jewelry, souveniers and t-shirts.  In need of extended hours? Call us for exclusive shopping times and group discounts. 

Mon-Sat 10 to 5
Sun 11 to 5
Extended hours for special events.

515 Main St, Box 530
Dresden, OH 43821
(740) 754-2340
(800) 754-5159

Dresden's Baskets & More

Next to the Big Basket, you will find the largest selection of Ohio made plastic protectors in Dresden. Our experienced staff can help you find exactly the right fit for your needs. Baskets & More is known for our family friendly whimsical signs that are sure to put a smile on your face, Dresden firefighter t-shirts, gifts, and delightful home décor. Allow us to coordinate a unique shopping experience for your group with personal assistance and extended hours. Dresden's Baskets & More is more than you'd expect!

Open All Year!

506 Main Street
P.O. Box 731
Dresden, OH 43821
(740) 754-1244

The Golden Goose

Formerly Fashion Lids - with New Owners and a New Look! We still carry the Fashion Lids that you've always loved and still offer fabric with unlimited versatility in accenting your basket collection. The Golden Goose has expanded our inventory with more variety including Wood & Acrylic Lids for your Baskets & Pottery, along with long lasting Wood Wick Candles. Don't miss our Delicious looking Pastries For Keeps to use in your pottery or displays. Our beautiful Oak Woven Basket or Quilt Shelves are locally handmade and are sure to be a cherished heirloom for years to come.

501 Main Street
Dresden, OH 43821
(740) 754-1033

Humble Heart

Come in and see our large selection of handmade wrought Iron items.  Such as curtain rods and tie baks, napkin holders, kitchen pot and pan racks, mug trees, wine holders, salt and pepper holders, shelves, hooks of all sizes and designs, plate holders and decorative pieces. We also carry Iron items for outside, shepheard hooks, garden and large flag poles, plant stands, yard stars, yard signs, wine bottle tree and bush, and lots more, too many to mention all of them.  We have over 50 basket items for only $1.00, lots of basket liners, wooden lids, tie ons, and baskets.  Also check out our country area with berry garland, berry candle Rings, candles, and decorative items.  We are now proud to carry the Krasco Basket Sleeves for outdoor use!  Stop by soon to see our great selection!

In need of extended hours? Call us for exclusive shopping times and group tour discounts.

“Just look for the flag roof!”

Mon-Sat 10 to 5
Sun 11 to 5 
Extended hours for special events.
Private Shopping Hours for Tour Groups available by request. 

18 E 6th Street
P.O. Box 530
Dresden, OH 43821
(740) 754-2228
(888) HUMBLE-1

Bailey's Home Harbor at The Stone Cottage

We may be in a new building, but we are still here.  We hope to make you smile with enthusiasm the minute you arrive, then "Fall in Love with Dresden" all over again!  Bailey's Home Harbor has one of the largest selections of Polish Pottery in the area and our Rabbit Creek dips and mixes are the best tasting in Dresden.  We are so proud of their taste we welcome you to come sample them for yourself.  We are also proud to carry Jim Shore, Swan Creek Candles, wrought iron, pottery made in Southern Ohio (both indoor and outdoor), jewelry, tea towels for all occasions, letter name trains and, of course, nautical items and Longaberger Baskets, pottery and accessories.  We have a lot of seasonal items as well.  We will always be glad to help you find that one of a kind gift.

If you are ever in need of private shopping hours, we are just a phone call or email away.  Bailey's Home Harbor also offers your group a discount for visiting us.  Don't forget...We are also on line and we ship for your convenience!

Monday thru Thursday - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Friday & Saturday - 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday - Closed
(Hours are subject to change)

610 Main Street
Dresden, Ohio 43821

The Basket Shoppe 

Located directly across from the Longaberger Homestead®. We carry a large selection of retired baskets, pottery, liners and Made in the U.S.A. Protectors. Our shop has a huge selection of primitive crafts, home decor candles and antiques. Buses welcome.

5810 Raiders Rd
Frazeysburg, OH 43822
(740) 828-2600

Miller's Flowers & Grandma's Country Store

Come visit our 2-story gift shop and see our lines of Curtains, Rugs, Candleberry Candles, Tinware, Fan Pulls, Pictures, Cook Books, Cheeseball Mixes, Silks, Berry Garlands, Wreaths, Stones & Angels.  We are a full service flower shop!  Fresh Flowers, Weddings, Banquets!

206 Main Street
Dresden, Ohio 43821

H.O.P.E. Helping Others Prosper Everyday

H.O.P.E. Helping Others Prosper Everyday has outgrown their old location and is now located in the larger space next door in the Patio Shops!  H.O.P.E. offers many unique gift items, Inspirational books and movies, as well as our one of a kind “Once Loved” furniture and home accessories. We carry local handmade jewelry, photography, & scarves. We also have some great “Made in the USA” merchandise including: ROOT candles, 80 Acres Body Care, red braided leather “hope bracelets” that benefit the tornado victims in Moore, OK., and recycled muslin gift bags!

Don't miss visiting H.O.P.E. while you are in Dresden. We welcome you with fresh brewed coffee, tea, and hot chocolate daily.

You can also follow us on Facebook & Pinterest or visit our website

Mon-Thu 10 - 5
Fri - 10-6
Sat - 10-5

 Linda Johnson
600 Main St., Box 633
Dresden, Ohio 43821

The Basket Guy 

All things Longaberger® - Newer and Retired!

622 Main St.
Dresden, Ohio 43821

701 Weaver Square

Enjoy  over  14,000  sq.  ft.  of  shopping. Featuring an extensive collection of Longaberger products, including baskets, pottery, liners, protectors, and lids. In addition, we carry Boyd's Bears, home décor, locally made wrought iron, and women's accessories. Also located within Weaver's Square is Wilbur Wines, carrying Ohio wines, Amish cheese, unique Christmas ornaments, and locally made candles and gifts. In the future watch for Purple Martin Boutique in Weaver's Square! Purple Martin will feature ladies clothing and accessories. Buses are always welcome during store hours and also by appointment!

Hours: Tu-W-Th-F-Sa 10 am - 5 pm

701 Main Street
Dresden, Ohio 43821

Full View Photography

Full line photography services with on site studios and off-site location shoots.

801 Chestnut St., Suite 1-A (Old Union School)
Dresden, Ohio 43821

Stacey's Baskets

Locally handmade wrought iron, plastic basket sleeves handwoven here in Dresden. Thousands of baskets plus pottery, liners, protectors and lids all at the guaranteed lowest price. Call for private shopping any time!

16 E. 6th Street
Dresden, Ohio 43821

The Longaberger Homestead

Longaberger Homestead features amazing sights to see and fun things to do! There is great shopping, delicious dining, make your own handcrafted basket and a free floor tour of our basket making facility.  Plan to join us for a day or two of fun and memories you will cherish.

Longaberger Homestead is open March 20, 2014 - December 21, 2014

Mon, Tues, Thurs. 10 to 5    Fri, Sat 9 to 6    Sun, Noon - 5    Closed Wednesday

Longaberger Homestead®
5563 Raiders Road
Frazeysburg, OH 43822
Reservations or questions:  740-322-5588