Hold on tight to your drinks with this sturdy “Trigger Mug” ($52 set of 4).(Yankee Magazine, November/December 2009)People have been visiting Bennington Potters for 62 years. What they say is true: if it’s Bennington, the pleasure of cooking and of eating, begins when you pick up the pot. You will find mugs, dinnerware, bakeware, accessories — currently 70 shapes, 13 glazes in production — complemented by other pottery, linens, glassware, furniture. Don’t miss it! Take a self-guided tour—the potters are engaging, the buildings intriguing, the shops stylish, the gardens refreshing.Best Way With ClayThe seconds sections at both locations are terrific for stocking up on the distinctive handmade stoneware pottery made in Vermont since 1948.
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