Firefly 839 12th St., (805) 237-9265. Especially nice contemporary crafts are purveyed here in an aesthetically interesting vintage building. You’ll find everything from fragrant soaps to eye-popping aprons.
Brown Butter Cookie Company 801 12th St., downtown, (805) 239-5894. In an expansive shop just a few doors down, you can watch cookies being prepared for shipping while you taste the Original Brown Butter Sea Salt Cookie. Yum.
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