What sort of things can you find here?


Our departments are so big, it's impossible to show every product that we carry. Please visit us or call to inquire about any products we might have.

Upper Level


See our original candy counter and the incredible selection of old-time favorites such as Mallo Cups, Sugar Daddies, Candy Cigarettes, Satellite Wafers, Crystal Beach Suckers, Turkish Taffy, French Chew Taffy, wax bottles, rock candy – and so many more!  We also carry a variety of chocolates and hard candies – by the pound or by the penny -- as much or as little as you would like!

Retro & Collectable

A collection of items sure to make you smile and reminisce about movies and TV shows from yester-year up to the present. Wall art, figurines, mugs, tins, key chains, glasses, magnets and many more – from The Wizard of Oz and Lucy to Star Wars, Hello Kitty, and Gumby!


For kids from ages 8 to 80! Experience toy shopping the way it used to be in a good ole’ five and dime! We specialize in traditional, ageless toys that children have always liked: yo-yo’s, slide whistles, wooden pop guns, kazoos and other musical instruments; rubber bugs and plastic animals of every kind; paper dolls, models, coloring books and a large selection of board games. Novelty hats, wacky wind-ups and Jack-in-the-box… both kids and kids-at-heart love our toy section. You’re sure to hear squeals of delight when somebody discovers something new or old!

School & Office Supplies

Everything you ever needed for every school project you have or will ever be assigned! Paper, pens, binders, folders and miscellaneous ‘stuff’ – foam board, poster-board, Play Doh and weaving loops. From flash cards to pocket calculators, kids crafts and coloring books & an entire wall of jig-saw puzzles!


Bird feeders and baths, sun dials, hanging mobiles, door mats, garden plaques and ornaments, thermometers and much more are available. In this section we also carry garden flags, shepards hooks and poles and a complete line of Girl Scout uniforms from Brownie through Junior, Cadet and Senior Scout.

Take A Look Nook

This room features an eclectic mix! Basic pet accessories and novelty items; an entire wall of Vidler’s / East Aurora souvenirs – shirts, mugs, glasses, bandanas and more; our “Guy” section with an assortment of practical and whimsical items. A huge selection of novelty socks and our “essential” food area – milk, dip, chips and more.

Candles, Bath & Body

See our colorful array of candles, candle holders/rings and related accessories. We carry a vast selection of hard to find tapered candles, and you will also find incense, beaded garland and other decorative items in this area. Soaps, lotions and aromatherapy products can be found here, along with Heritage lace doilies, place mats and curtains in this room, along with window shades which can be custom cut!

Cards, Gifts and Home Décor

3 enticing rooms that flow into each other with a wonderful selection of gifts, jewelry, home accents, candles and more. Greeting cards and novelty gifts , women’s boutique clothing, handbags and scarves… wine and cocktail accessories, bridal and baby.  “Lodge” theme items and gifts for the pet lover!

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Lower Level

House & Kitchenware

Too much for us to list! This fabulous department is  well-known for our endless collection of gadgets, widgets and thing-a-majigs! Cookie cutters in every shape you can think of, and some you haven’t!  From toaster tongs to strawberry hullers and wooden or rubber spatulas; Bakeware and cast iron and a complete line of canning and cake decorating supplies – you have to see it to believe it!

Specialty & Gift Foods

See our unusual selection of tea and coffee; soup, muffin, scone and cake mixes. A variety of sauces, dressings and flavorings. And don’t forget our collection of “Bob & Ed’s Choice” products!

Crafts, Holiday and Year-round Christmas

An incredible offering of craft supplies and a year-round assortment of holiday merchandise! Craft patterns and all the materials needed to make them: fake fur, feathers, felt squares and ‘shapes;’ beads and jewelry findings, unfinished wood items, stencils plus paints and brushes to use with them. Ornaments and decorative items of all sizes, shapes and subject matter! We also have lamp replacement parts and a great selection of glass chimneys and shades, wicks and oil. A veritable garden of silk flowers; wicker baskets and caning material.

Fabric & Yarns

Buttons, needles and notions; quilting materials, knitting supplies, yarn and needle-craft along with hundreds of calicos.  We also cut oil-cloth for tablecloths, and offer lace and satin ribbon by the yard.

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Monday - Thursday: 9am to 6pm
Friday & Saturday: 9am to 6pm
Sundays : 11am to 5pm

676-694 E Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052