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An American Craftsman

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A Wonderful Reprieve from Typical Tourist Stuff

Every time I have visited New York, I have visited An American Craftsman. Just this past Thursday... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Ottawa, Canada
Interesting and eclectic selection

American Craftsman is a must visit for us when in NYC. An interesting and eclectic selection of... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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790 7th Avenue, corner 52nd Street, Sheraton Manhattan Hotel, New York City, NY
+1 212-399-2555
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 October 2008

Shopping in New York can be expensive and tricky. There were a few pieces of memorabilia that I wanted; tee shirts, hats, these however have a limited lifespan. While strolling near our hotel, The Sheraton Hotel and Towers, I wandered into an interesting, pristine, friendly...More

4  Thank Susan_J_Owen
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Reviewed 4 November 2009

Cheaply made, overpriced Made In China work mixed in with good American crafts. Staff will be dishonest about where a product is made. There are good, Made in America crafts there, and you can shop there but be careful and know what you're getting or...More

7  Thank RockyTopNYC
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

Unique items from very talented craftsmen. We bought items from this boxology person since 1979 which we stil have. He is an amaxing talent.

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Every time I have visited New York, I have visited An American Craftsman. Just this past Thursday I stopped in at the 830 7th Avenue store and spotted a beautiful glass vase produced by Fields and Fields Blown Glass. I purchased it immediately. The selection...More

1  Thank TonyWestenbroek
Reviewed 1 September 2017

American Craftsman is a must visit for us when in NYC. An interesting and eclectic selection of wood, glass, jewellery and furniture. The stores have moved around over the years - we visited the current one at 830 7th Ave (53th & 54th St).

1  Thank StevoHughes1
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

The American Craftsman is a beautiful store carrying craft made by American artists. It is like a gallery - if you do not want to purchase anything you can still watch and observe the beauty of the various pieces. They now have a second location...More

Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The American Craftsman had three stores near our hotel, I went to all of them. They had some great craft pieces there and most were reasonably priced.It was very interesting store and I would go back the next time I stay in the city.

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 5 November 2016

There are a gazillion stores of all varieties on 7th Avenue in and around midtown, but this one is so totally totally different that upon walking in, you wonder how you had been transported to another block somewhere. I grew up in the NY metropolitan...More

Thank kcoghlan
Reviewed 25 July 2016

There are so many wonderful items in this store. As some of the posts before have mentioned, not everything is American made. However, there are so many amazing and unique and one-of-a-kind items that it was so fun to browse. I ended up also going...More

Thank Amya0131
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Purchased item on Saturday. Salesperson looked up artist and location item was made before purchase. Went back Sunday to purchase glass vase and consider chair and also needed additional matching chair. Owner was rude and would not disclose artist before purchase ? Keeping artist a...More

2  Thank FredT64
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I knew I was in trouble when I walked in.......What an amazing collection of art and crafts. From the handmade wooden boxes to the beautiful glass Kaleidoscopes, to the wood furniture, of which I bought the most amazing Walnut chair. Staff could not have been...More

Thank Carmina K
Reviewed 11 December 2015

I have been to this store several times and have always been impressed with the items for sale until this visit. My husband and I bought a glass Christmas Tree and assumed it would have been made by an American Craftsman. After we got home...More

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