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About Local by Design

 • Furniture • Art • Home Decor • Gifts • Embroidery • Jewelry • Gift Registry •

In a time where mass production seems unavoidable, Local by Design offers you a way to shop with intentionality. We only source from local artisans and always give back to local organizations that support our wonderful Annapolis community. 


About Susan

Local By Design owner Susan Sears, has designed a plan that will help small businesses and local artists occupy a retail space in Downtown Annapolis at an affordable price! Susan has worked in the retail industry for over 20 years and has an extensive background in selling and merchandising products.  Now she has taken her skills and passion for supporting small local businesses and taking it to the prime retail district of Annapolis.

The three locations of Local by Design all showcase furniture, art, jewelry, home décor, apparel, gifts, accessories and so much more.  With their proven skills, along with a savvy professional selling team, they will provide you with a unique shopping experience every time you stop in!                      

Artist Inquiry

Interested in becoming one of our local artisans?

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