Dear confidently fulfills its distinct role as a destination shop that attracts pioneering creators, designers, and buyers alike.

Stephanie Pappas moved to the to the Catskills in 2017 after living in New York City for 20 years. Stephanie is a curious women who has been learning to listen to the land that has become so Dear to her. She shares the beauty in her work to offer guidance on our paths in celebration of life. With a history in fashion and new found passion for plant medicine Dear was created. A sacred space where one can adorn themselves from a carefully curated selection of ready to wear, jewelry, objects, and products from small batch makers in wellness and beauty that tend to the needs of the body, mind, and spirt through herbalism and ritual.

Dear manifests the innovative spirit of now and next through those who seek out unique aesthetics and are fascinated by the secret language of life.