Amphora Nueva requires their farms to go from pick to press within 4 hours to ensure the freshest olive oil

New in Our Ethical Pantry: Amphora Nueva Oil and Vinegar

Learn why we've added Amphora Nueva Oil and Vinegar to our ethical pantry! Exceptionally tasty and good for you. They'll make you dance!!
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Cute Coffee at Poet and the Bench Featured in 7x7

7x7 Features Cute Coffee x Poet and the Bench

As part of our Ethical Pantry at Poet and/the Bench we are thrilled to be supporting, carrying and creating more cuteness with the duo behind Cute Coffee. Read their important story in 7x7!
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Fair Trade Coffee | Cute Coffee Owners Bianka and Sabreen

Cute Coffee: Fair Trade Coffee from Farm to Cup

Learn about Cute Coffee's farm to cup philosophy, working with growers, coffee seasonality, freshness and more.
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Cute Coffee Direct Trade, Delicious Single Origin Coffees Roasted To Order

Conversations with an Artist: Cute Coffee

Cute Coffee, now at Poet and/the Bench. With an ethos we can get behind, thus a new relationship began...
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PacificSun | Best of Marin | Best Gift Shop 2020 | Poet and the Bench

Best Gift Shop in Marin County

Thank you Marin County! We are blushing. So love that you wrote us in and chose us for Best Gift Shop. We are your forever fans, too!
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Paola Parsons Black Lives Matter Still We Rise Auction

Still We Rise Auction 9

Poet and the Bench along with our encaustic artist Linda Benenati and ceramic designer Latch Key are participating in the Still We Rise Auction 9 in Response to Police Brutality.

Saturday June 20-Monday June 29

Follow @_stillwerise for auction listings on Instagram. Rules are posted here.

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COVID-19 Site Specific Protection Plan

COVID-19 Site Specific Protection Plan

We value your support and business, but most importantly, your wellness. Let’s go above and beyond for each other! Please read through for guidance of the Health Officer of the County of Marin for Curbside and Walk Up Pick up outside our shop. 

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Still We Rise Auction

Still We Rise Auction 8

Poet and the Bench along with our encaustic artist Linda Benenati and ceramic designer Julems are participating in the Still We Rise Auction 8 in Response to COVID-19. Visit @_stillwerise
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Poet and the Bench is part of this amazing list of women-owned businesses

76+ Women-Owned Small Businesses to Support From a Distance

Big thanks to the eagle-eyed stylish leader KP at Stylenik for assembling and including us amongst an amazing list of women-owned businesses, entrepreneurs, and makers. 
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Corona Virus Arts Relief Resources

Corona Virus Arts Relief Resources

We have started compiling resources here for emergency relief. We've also added arts-related ways to keep culture in your life while we Shelter in Place.

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Shelter in Place

Shelter in Place

Poet and/the Bench brick and mortar location at 11 Throckmorton Avenue is temporarily closed per the County Wide Shelter in Place. First phase of ecommerce is now live! Go to Shop for our Art edit. We also have Gift Cards available.
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Conversations with an Artist: Variance Objects

Conversations with an Artist: Variance Objects

Sublime jewelry line Variance Objects brings a dose of magical beauty to our shop. A trained architect, Nicole’s collection is edgy and elegant, inspired by rediscovery of ancient and antique jewelry. ⁠And a celebration of the finest rough gems and natural forms.
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