While you’re visiting Rusk County, set aside some shopping time to visit the area’s unique shops and specialty stores. The area’s retailers offer everything you need for your vacation, getaway or outdoor adventure. Plus, you’ll find an array of one-of-a-kind gifts, fine art and handcrafted items.

In Ladysmith, you’ll find several unique shops. Stop by the Village Parlor Coffee House & Gift Shop for home decor, jewelry, lodge items and more, all while enjoying coffee or tea served the old fashioned way. Discover Flambeau River Gift Shoppe where you’ll find a wonderful selection of souvenirs and gifts. While you’re in Ladysmith, visit The Lunch Box deli for soups, wraps, and more. A short drive south of Ladysmith on Hwy 27 takes you to the Silver Bear, offering an assortment of gifts, cabin interiors and camping supplies.

Those interested in home décor and clothing shouldn’t miss Artisans Outlet in Glen Flora, offering excellent deals and discounts on a huge selection of items. In addition to clothing, you’ll find candles, seasonal décor, jewelry, birdhouses, wooden signs, greeting cards and fabric remnants.

For farm-fresh produce, don’t miss the Farmers’ Market in Ladysmith, open late spring through early fall on Wednesday afternoons and Saturday mornings. The Flea Market, located between Bruce and Ladysmith on Hwy 8, runs spring through fall, generally on weekends.

Artisans Outlet

N5750 White St.

Glen Flora, WI 54526

Phone: (715) 322-4565


Home to first quality items, overruns, misprints and slightly flawed items, Artisans Outlet has the large selection of products for men, women and children at true outlet pricing.

Silver Bear

30965 State Highway 27

Lake Holcombe, WI 54745

Phone: (715) 595-6880


Offering unique home décor, the perfect gift, or a finishing touch to your lake cottage or cabin, the Silver Bear provides a distinctive collection of classic and Northwoods themed décor.

The Village Parlor Coffee House and Gift Shop


121 E. Lake Ave. (Hwy. 8)

Ladysmith, WI 54848

Phone: (715) 532-6691

Enjoy a savory lunch and some of your favorite coffee classics or tea served in a traditional old fashioned way with china place settings. Then, grab a tasty ice cream treat. Before you leave, stop at the gift shop for an assortment of gift items!

Closed during winter.

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