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Shop Local at World's Window
By Sarah Mote
May 08, 2015

Your Invitation to Peek through the World's Window

Shop Local at World's Window

World's Window

Jan and Lonnie Buerge | Kansas City, MO | Main Street

Founded 1984, World’s Window is a timeless and rather exciting independent store in Brookside that invites its customers into a world of folk art, gifts and clothing. From their Sseko sandal line
made in Uganda to fair trade folk art and gifts, when you shop at World's Window, you're not just strengthening KC's economy, you're supporting entrepreneurs, crafters, makers and artisans around the world.

Who helped you along the way?

Brookside Business Association, Greater KC Chamber of Commerce, Southtown Council, Surplus Exchange

What’s your big news in the past year? 

Celebrated our 30th anniversary! 

What flavor do you add to KC? 

An international shopping experience with folk art and gifts from around the world. A clothing and accessories shopping experience that celebrates all women


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