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Suitcase-friendly finds around the county

Save a little room in your bags for these local treasures — all made with love and attention — for friends and loved ones.




The Blacksmith Shop is a showcase for masters — and it's the largest of its kind in the United States. There are items at nearly any price point. Splurge on Jack Brubaker's calla lily candleholders. $100 and up. The Blacksmith Shop, 455 Main Street, Ferndale. 707-786-4516. www.ferndaleblacksmith.com.


Mellow tie-dye infinity scarves — this is Humboldt after all. Enjoy some tastefully variegated colors without totally tripping everyone out. $15-$20. Bohemian Mermaid, 511 Sixth St., Eureka 707-633-8431. www.bohemian-mermaid.com.


Locals love the pendant lamps, but this glassmaker also offers hand-blown tumblers and shot glasses with whorls and saturated colors. $15- $25. Mirador Glass, 1590 Nursery Way, McKinleyville. 707-839-0909. www.etsy.com/shop/MiradorGlass.


Among the savory delights Katy's has been smoking for more than 60 years are the deeply flavored smoked scallops and the firm and spicy local salmon. $18-$37. Katy's Smokehouse, 740 Edwards St., Trinidad (closed Tuesdays). 707- 677-0151. www.katyssmokehouse.com.


Burl oil lamp tealights — these refillable mini luminaries are one-of-a-kind. $20-$35. Art of the Burl Redwood Gallery, 6609 Avenue of the Giants, Miranda. 707-943-3047. On Facebook: www.facebook.com/ArtoftheBurlRedwoodGalleryLLC.

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