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Two years after opening The Haymaker Shop, a locally-focused, DIY space filled with everything from coffee tables to tote bags and cool screen prints, owner Arrin Williams decided to close up shop for a bit.
The reason for closing? Williams wanted to give the store a facelift. Doors have just re-opened and the space has a fresh coat of paint, new flooring and shelves, and tons of great new merchandise. The front of the store now houses smaller merchandise like colorful pillows, wooden coasters and pottery, while the back room is dedicated to furniture.
As usual, almost everything inside is sourced from local artists, plus Williams is now trying to focus on his own custom furniture business. For interested shoppers, keep in mind that Haymaker is closed on Mondays.— Shelby Blitz
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