We are happy to present the winners of the 2021 Merrimack Valley Magazine Awards. This spring, the top picks in all categories were chosen by our readers via our online voting platform. Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote and congratulations to all the winners.
Apothecaries / Natural Products – Retail
Red Antler Apothecary
Red Antler Apothecary, located in Lowell’s Mill No. 5, sells ethically created products such as soaps, moisturizers, cleansers and mustache wax. They grow, forage and farm many of their ingredients and clients can bring their own containers — Red Antler’s cream, lotions and cleaners are sold by the ounce.
Mill No. 5
250 Jackson St.
Clients come from all over the Merrimack Valley to visit this Andover consignment shop. They offer a changing selection of fun, trendy and high-end clothes and accessories, with a head-turning selection of handbags.
44 Main St.
Red’s Shoe Barn
With one of the largest selections of shoes in New England, Red’s Shoe Barn is known for providing Merrimack Valley residents the highest quality shoes at a great value and with legendary service.
22 Plaistow Rd.
Jewelry — Fine
Since opening in 1943, Nazarian’s belief in family and tradition has helped them become one of the top purveyors of diamonds, fine jewelry, watches and giftware in the New England area. Over the years, the business has been operated by four generations of the same family who are eager to help customers create memories and traditions that will last forever.
Andover and Newburyport, Mass.; Salem, N.H.
For over 50 years, Giblees has been providing the finest of menswear and personalized service. Whether your style is casual or formal, customers can find unique merchandise from around the world while browsing one of the largest inventories of men’s designer clothing in New England.
85 Andover St.
Opal & Oak Boutique
Haverhill’s Opal & Oak Boutique is a contemporary women’s clothing boutique that offers trendy clothing at reasonable prices. Their bright, warm atmosphere holds items including tops, bottoms, dresses, accessories and more.
50 Washington St.
Stop by next week for the winners of the ‘Play’ category.
The 2021 MVMAs are sponsored by: