Gift Shop and Home Decor

Located in Palmerton, PA, Taking Deeper Roots is the perfect place to be inspired.

Not only will you will find locally handcrafted items and artwork from talented artists around the Lehigh Valley and Pocono Mountain Regions, you will find the inspiration and guidance to help you through your next home decorating project.

Carla personally shops for and hand picks a variety of handcrafted and popular home decor and gifts including signs, candles, florals and seasonal items.  By adding her own handcrafted creations, vintage finds and up cycled decor, she has created a unique place to find many one-of-a-kind treasures.

Need a gift for the dog and cat lovers in your life?  We have that too!

Unique Gift Items Available

Holiday Decor and Gifts

Taking Deeper Roots has a wide variety of items perfect for decorating your home or giving a unique gift this Holiday season.

planter and rooster decor items
dog themed wood signs and dalmation ornament
Wooden Stars

Local Artists

Taking Deeper Roots is the home to work of several local artists, all with their own unique style.

PA Folk Art Designs by Carla Binder

Carla Binder

Folk Artist

Folk art pins, paintings, wood panels, frames, and more by Carla Binder. She enjoys creating her own unique folk art, drawing inspiration from old hex signs, furniture, and nature that come from her Pennsylvania German heritage. Using paint, watercolors, felt, and other materials her PA German heritage comes alive.

Copper Leaf Earrings by Sincerely Sarah Jewelry

Sarah Binder

Handcrafted Copper Jewelry

Hand fabricated jewelry by local artist Sarah Binder made from various materials. Semi precious stones, sterling silver, copper, and other found objects are prominent in her work. Perfect for gifts or for your own personal jewelry collection.

Visit her website to see more jewelry.

Local Art Paper Cutting by Constance Andrews

Constance Andrews

Scherenschnitte Artist

Constance continues to enchant us with her one of a kind original paper cuts. Stop by and see her new bird designs.  Her work is available framed or ready to frame and includes both her Scherenschnitte and Polish Wycinanki fine art originals.

Phyllis Stevens

Artist and Illustrator

Framed prints by Phyllis would make a unique heirloom quality gift for all those special people in your life. Her illustrated verses celebrate love, marriage, family, friends, music and nature.  Custom certificates for special celebrations can also be ordered. Visit the shop to see Phyllis's prints!