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Our shelves and nooks offer a selection of items for sale by local creators, including hand-crafted soaps & lotions, hand-poured natural candles, hand-made jewelry, and more. In our front window, pick out your perfect house plant from two local gardeners.

Willow Tree Weaving & Soaperie

How can you make something unique and eye-catching but that also has an

everyday purpose? For rural Pittsburg resident Natalie Jepson-Kundiger, it's with woven pieces, soaps, and lotions made sustainably with locally-sourced ingredients. Wrapped in eco-friendly biodegradable shrink wrap.


Root merch

Browse our revolving stock of Root t-shirts and sweatshirts made out of the coziest fabrics and screenprinted by the student-run business, Raider Ink at nearby Frontenac High School. Prices range from $15 to $35.

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Flora's Pure Pampering

Kathy Flora, of rural Pittsburg, wanted a soap that was a gentle, natural product. So she made it herself, and her business was off and running! A homesteader, she’s been at it now for 10 years, and even makes a Root soap with coffee beans!


Carla's Country Gardens

We're the "satellite location" for this small, family-owned retail garden center that rural Pittsburg residents Carla and Ed Thompson founded in 2002. They specialize in unique plants and friendly service.

Wicky Flame Candle Co.

Frontenac resident Emily Curlee is a creative Native American who specializes in candles, wax melts, and seed bead jewelry. Her candles and wax melts are made of all natural soy wax and fragrances.


Mo Cravens Jewelry

Mo Cravens is a Pittsburg State University art student who creates handmade jewelry including necklaces, bracelets, and earrings.


Peridot & Pearl

Nicole Gilmore of Peridot & Pearl creates hand-poured, small batch candles from all natural, toxin-free waxes with wooden wicks so they burn cleanly!


Autumn's Crocheted Animals

Autumn Wiske creates adorable tiny animals in a range of styles. Stop by to adopt one for yourself or a friend.


L&M Gardens

These local gardeners sell unique houseplants in equally unique pots — perfect for gift-giving or adding some fun to your space.


Malachi & Asher

These two creative kids produce the cutest greeting cards and sweetest original jewelry.

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