A small-town store with a big-time mission:

To scour the world in search of
threads and tools that work every bit
as well as they look.

TOP PICKS FOR THE LADIES

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A simple marriage of style and function makes this frame one of our favorites. The Avila is a small-medium sized frame with a classic half frame shape. Polarized lenses enhance your vision and make it more fun to be in the sun. See your world clearly with higher contrast optics. They make their sunglasses the right way, without shortcuts. Their plastic free packaging and recycled frames mean you can feel really good about your sunglasses.  Polarized Lenses SuperLight Recycled Frames All-Day Comfortable Fit

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at your fingertips

You'll find the curated selection
of items found in our brick & mortar shop
are now available to you online.

TOP PICKS FOR THE GENTS

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Crisp & lightweight. All-cotton shirting is an always, but especially on a hot summer night. Nothing can compete, and at 90 grams vs a knit tee of 140 grams, it makes sense. These four distinct yarn dyed poplins are what we wear when topless is not an option.
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Crisp & lightweight. All-cotton shirting is an always, but especially on a hot summer night. Nothing can compete, and at 90 grams vs a knit tee of 140 grams, it makes sense. These four distinct yarn dyed poplins are what we wear when topless is not an option.
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Quality Matters

We care about the details: where it's made & how it's made.

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"Brightwater's threads aren't just chosen for their timeliness, but, more importantly, for their timelessness."

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JOURNAL

Notes from the shop owner Bill Damberg. Inspiring and equipping you for your adventures near and far.

LET'S STAY IN TOUCH

The Shopkeeper's Note is a periodic update from Bill sharing the latest news, announcements, special offers and info about happenings around the shop.

THANK YOU!

GENERAL INQUIRIES

SHOP HOURS:

256 Water Street
Excelsior, Minn 55331

Sun 12-4pm
Mon-Sat 10-5pm