A Vintage Affair

Visit owner Marisa, along with her several consigners and you’ll be transported to a Parisian Market. 

Soothing sounds of old Jazz play, as you browse individual, customized consignment areas. 

“Some of us needed a home and a space of our own”, says owner Marisa.

“We were patiently collecting and waiting for markets to showcase our treasures at”.

“This was just a way to have a permanent market and be surrounded by the wonderful vendors I had met along the way”.

Seeing Pioneer Way change over the last nine years of being stationed in Oak Harbor, Marisa knew this amazing street was the place for her shop. 

“The walk ability of Pioneer is so wonderful now. It’s changing and I wanted to be part of it”.

A Vintage Affair has something for everyone.

Shabby Chic, Boho, Faded Beauty decor along with amazing clothes and accessories.

Visit A Vintage Affair at 720 SE Pioneer Way Suite 1

Tuesday-Saturday 11-5

Follow them on Instagram & Facebook for weekly changes & new items-


Whidbey Wellness Collective, LLC

Introducing Whidbey Wellness Collective, a space for healers and healing.

Founded by Carrie Potter, LMHC, The Collective is a community of mental health and allied professionals who, believe that work is better together. 

Are you a wellness professional looking for community? Whether you’re a seasoned, full-time private practice owner or just dipping your toes in the water of running your own business, the Collective has a plan that will allow you to thrive.

Are you a client looking to work with a wellness professional? All the members of the Collective are independent contractors and run their own business. 

Learn more about Whidbey Wellness Collective at

You’ll find Whidbey Wellness Collective at 

658 SE Bayshore Drive, Oak Harbor


[email protected]

Cosmic Veggies

Meet Jackielynn Larsen of Cosmic Veggies Oak Harbor!

The Navy brought Jackielynn here to Whidbey in 1996, she is originally from Ventura, California. 

You may recognize her, she’s been an insurance agent with RIS Insurance for 17 years. Working in Anacortes is how she discovered Cosmic Veggies. Needing a special diet made her fall in love with them and become a regular customer!

A lot of people from Oak Harbor were going to Cosmic Veggies in Anacortes, so when Cosmic Veggies decided to franchise, Jackielynn became the 1st Franchisee! They have raw juices, smoothies and much more - All organic, local sourced ingredients, no sugar added. They are here to help you with healthy living and to feel better! 

They have 3, 5 & 7 day cleanses and soon they will be introducing food items and meal plans.

You’ll find Cosmic Veggies at 661 SE Fidalgo Ave (behind Frasers and across from New Leaf)

You can call in your order at: 360-246-4940

Hours are: Monday-Saturday 8-6, Sunday 10-4

You can find out more about Cosmic Veggies at:

Enchanted You

Enchanted You opens at 749 SE Pioneer Way today! You may recognize owner Lonnie Schopen, she had businesses downtown before, “Lonnies Notions” and then “Red’s Boutique” until the Navy moved them away in 2019.
Lonnie and her family have been back in Oak Harbor since 2021. She’s been selling crystals online and holding classes for 3 years now and is excited to again be a part of historic downtown Oak Harbor! It brings her great joy to help others and she feels it is her life’s purpose. She has opened a very cozy shop where you’ll find crystals, candles, books, jewelry, clothing, handbags, gifts and so much more! 
Lonnie will be offering free classes for meditation and energy healing. Classes are on Sunday and Monday.
The store hours for Enchanted You are Wednesday - Saturday 10am-5pm
You can shop online at
Welcome back to downtown Lonnie!

Varner Candle Company

Meet Megan Varner-Duckett of Varner Candle Company!

Megan is originally from Seattle, she moved to Whidbey Island 3 years ago to raise her children here. She comes from the corporate world and during the pandemic while working from home, she started making candles as a way to de-stress. She became obsessed with finding the cleanest safest ingredients for her candles as well as unique products that she doesn't see from larger candle makers. She makes all of her candles, wax melts, reed diffusers and room sprays with all-natural ingredients (no additives) and clean scents. 

At Varner Candle Company you will be able to come in and have your own candle-making experience, complete with many different containers to choose from, such as glass, tins, wax melts and even reed diffusers. You can choose from wooden or cotton wicks and even get the opportunity to create your own candle label. Megan can do custom orders for events, birthday parties, weddings, baby & bridal showers, and more! You can schedule a party of 6-12 with Megan where you’ll make candles - all kinds of special occasions, birthday parties, showers, ladies nights - there can be alcohol or non-alcoholic drinks and snacks while you enjoy candle making at the candle bar.

Varner Candle Company is more than candles, it is a gift store where you will find cards, consignment art, and candles from other vendors such as: Happy Wax Melts, Snarky Mermaid, Good & Well Landmark Candles, Candle Daddy and Pallel Candles out of Amsterdam.

Stop by and meet Megan this Saturday at her Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting at 11am!
You’ll find Varner Candle Company at 810 SE Pioneer Way, Suite 102 in downtown Oak Harbor.

Hours are: Tuesday-Thursday 11am-6pm, Fri & Sat 11am-7pm and Sunday 11am-5pm. Closed Monday.

[email protected]

Graceful Oaks Massage, PLLC

This week we introduce you to Michael Berkimer of Graceful Oaks Massage, PLLC. After wanting to become a massage therapist for many years, Michael became a licensed massage therapist starting in 2023 and opened her own business this month. 

Michael is a busy military wife & mother. Her husband was raised here in Oak Harbor and the military brought them back her in 2019. Michael was able to study at home while taking care of her family. Her hours are in the evening from 4-8pm to accommodate people who work and/or take care of their children during the day and would like an evening massage to release the tensions! Everything goes better when we take care of ourselves.

From Michael:
“Graceful Oaks Massage is a place where mind, body and soul can come together to find healing. Where your mind can be free of what life brings you as you drift into a relaxing musical trance. Where your soul can feel a release of all that your body has held onto. And where your body can become one with itself as it finds its way back to restful harmony. We are committed to providing a welcoming environment for you to experience relaxation in. With client-centered care, your needs come first. When you are in a session, we want you to know that your comfort is our number one priority. From the linens on the table, to the emollients used on the skin, we want your massage experience to be nurturing, peaceful and enjoyable. Graceful Oaks Massage, offers a range of massage services to clients in the Oak Harbor and surrounding areas. An individually owned and operated massage practice with a highly trained and licensed massage therapist that will provide customized treatments to help clients relax, heal, and rejuvenate. We offer services such as Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, as well as specialized treatments for pregnancy. Our welcoming atmosphere will provide a sense of peace and tranquility for clients, and our convenient location and hours will make it easy to fit massage appointments into anyones busy schedule.”

You can read more about Graceful Oaks Massage at:

Make your appointment today at:

You’ll find Michael & Graceful Oaks Massage in the Mind Sanctuary location in the Loft at Fidalgo & Dock. It’s a beautiful location, and you’ll receive your massage in a relaxing atmosphere next to the salt wall!

715 SE Fidalgo Ave, Suite 203, Oak Harbor
[email protected]

Whidbey Wonka's Chocolate Company

Meet Ryan Prichard of Whidbey Wonka’s Chocolate Company! Whidbey Wonka’s is a chocolate shop & mercantile. You’ll find chocolate, candy, cards & more. A one stop gift store. And soon you’ll be able to buy drinks and snacks there as well.Inside Whidbey Wonka’s you’ll also find fashionable & antique jewelry with Shannon - Ryan’s mom. Ryan opened this business with his parents - it’s a family business and music hub. Ryan moved back to Whidbey Island 4 years ago to be near family. Ryan has a restaurant industry background. He explored a few business ideas and when he saw this location on Pioneer Way open up, he knew it was time to go for it! He called his parents to see if they wanted to open a shop with him and Tom & Shannon said yes! They would like people to come in & browse. It’s a very warm and inviting shop. You can rely on them during the holidays, birthdays and special occasions for gifts & cards all in one place.Ryan and his father Tom are in a band together “Walk The Line” they’ll be having live music there soon on Friday evenings starting around 6pm. You can expect to hear Old Country, New Country and Johnny Cash music. You can find Whidbey Wonka’s Chocolate Company at 810 SE Pioneer Way, Suite 101They are open Tues-Sat 11-7, Sunday 12-5

Apothecary Skin Works

Meet Carol Santillan-Gray of Apothecary Skin Works in the Loft at Fidalgo & Dock!

Carol’s journey as an esthetician started in 2010. After 9 moves, three kids and family and friends that helped her hone her craft, her journey brought her and her family to Whidbey Island!

Apothecary Skin Works has been in the Loft since November. She had worked at the Navy Exchange for 2 years and decided to start her own business. In 2022 the timing felt right and everything fell into place. She loves being in the Loft and part of the Historic Downtown Oak Harbor District. She definitely feels at home here.

As an esthetician, Carol is dedicated to helping her clients with skincare concerns and goals. Her services are alway customized to fit you! She integrates holistic and non-invasive modalities when needed, while honoring the importance of self-care. Her skincare service are catered for the mind and body wellness. Carol looks forward to meeting you, implementing her knowledge and guiding you on your wellness journey.

Apothecary Skin Works is appointment only and you can book at

Apothecary Skin Works is located at 715 SE Fidalgo Ave, Suite 104.


TerraVen Grand Opening December 1st!

Meet Kristi & Shea of TerraVen! They are High School sweethearts from Kirkland. They moved to the Southwest for 10 years but came back to the Pacific Northwest to be near family. They have been on Whidbey Island for a year now and love it.

TerraVen is a game & tinker shop. Kristi & Shea have been making games all their lives and have been working with leather, stone & marble for 20 years so this was the perfect business for them! 

At TerraVen you’ll find Game Accessories, Gifts, Purses, Pouches, Bags & Gifts. You can come check out and play a game before you buy. And soon there will be leatherworking, woodworking & fiber arts classes offered.

TerraVen will be having a Grand Opening on Thursday, December 1st! 20% OFF THE ENTIRE STORE all day during the Grand Opening. Stop by and say hi, see the beautiful view of the harbor and check out all the cool stuff at 890 SE Bayshore Drive, Suite 2!

Hours will be 10am-6pm but may vary due to Transit & weather. • 360-720-5350

Mind Sanctuary Opening November 26!

Meet Shannon Ayars of Mind Sanctuary, a new business in Historic Downtown Oak Harbor opening on Small Business Saturday, November 26!

Growing up Shannon would spend her summers here with her grandparents and decided to make Whidbey Island her home about 15 years ago.

Shannon had experienced anxiety and stress over the years, she tried doctors and medications but was searching for an alternative way to de-stress. She got into yoga, breathing techniques and neurofeedback and realized that was working for her. Shannon knew that many others needed help with stress and that motivated her to learn more and begin this business of healing and life coaching.

Mind Sanctuary is a healing center offering alternative therapies such as Reiki, neurofeedback, PEMF, and life-coaching - all with a focus on stress-reduction. Her healing space bodes an authentic Himalayan Salt Wall along with a gift store adorned with calming gemstones, candles, malas, singing bowls, and other items to promote inner tranquility.

Stop by and meet Shannon this Saturday, check out the store, and the beautiful salt wall!

You’ll find Mind Sanctuary at 715 SE Fidalgo Ave, Suite 203 (in the Loft at Fidalgo & Dock)

Retail hours and session appointments can be found at


Geez SkateShop

At Geez SkateShop you’ll be able to get a board built and maintained. Boards start at $45 and go up to $200. He has all kinds, some he hand painted and will have many from other local artists as well. You’ll be able to shop local for your boards, equipment, shoes and apparel. Expect a lot more soon!

Pamela's Legacy

Pamela’s Legacy you’ll find over 24 different vendors ranging from Art, Baby Products to Vintage Home Decor. These Vendors are: Dave Tucker Horse Shoes, Country Girl Candles, Laura 33 Jewelry, Ariel Crawford Pour Paint, VictoryA Creations, Gem Essentials, Claudia Torpoco Wands, Chad P. Woodwork, Younglifejoy, Knotty Kort, Gabriel Casarezon Dog Tags, Baby Elliots, Pozie’s, Pinks Echo, Nicholas Mullett Photography, Kyleigh Denham Art/Photos, MaeArt Co Upcycle, Usborne Books, Seaweed Sisters, SMS Designs, Anastasia Matsieuskaia Artist, and Mary Gaines who does a little bit of everything. This is the list so far - Melinda has a mission to fill the store to the brim with different artists and vendors!

Mad Batter Bakehouse 

Mad Batter Bakehouse is a family-owned Bakehouse specializing in large cookies, cupcakes, cinnamon buns, coffee and ice cream.

Hive Jive

So EXCITED to announce that Hive Jive is officially open at The LOFT on Fidalgo & Dock! Stop by and see our new pop up store with partners Forest Wind Crafts and Brizzie Soaps!