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What’s New on Nantucket, August 2017

Back on Old South Wharf

According to Coco Chanel, “A woman needs ropes and ropes of pearls”— jewelry designer Jackie Robinson is happy to oblige. Robinson’s magnificent jewelry designs focus on these gems of the sea, in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors: South Sea, Tahitian, Japanese Akyoa, and more.

Her Pearls on Suede are a must for every woman on your list. Looking for something more elegant? She has a gorgeous line of shimmering necklaces for every occasion with styles to suit every woman.

Now that she’s back from Palm Beach and in the heart of town, it’s easy to stop by her shop—Beachside Nantucket—at 19 Old South Wharf to see her fun and fabulous designs in jewelry and her array of beautiful summer resortwear. For updates on the newest designs, follow her on Instagram at beachsidenantucket

Healthy Treats for 4-Legged Friends

When you stop by Nantucket Bake Shop at 17-1/2 Old South Road for your freshly made donuts, delicious summer fruit tarts, chocolatey Magees and freshly baked authentic Portuguese bread, pick up a little something special for your four-legged friends.

Baked to order for them by a bakery in Illinois, the treats are made with only carefully selected human-quality ingredients and they contain no preservatives. Nantucket dogs all agree that they are “delish”! Show how much you love your pup with healthy, all natural treats.

The Nantucket Bake Shop is open Monday through Saturday from 6:30 am to 5 pm. Stop in for a taste of island goodness, and when you leave Nantucket, order your favorites shipped to you on

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