Hogsback is heavily dependent on tourism and pretty much every restaurant, gallery and store also doubles as a craft shop selling an array of arts, crafts and other natural treasures.
The Hogsback Arts & Craft Trail is a good guide to craft shopping in town and can be picked up at the tourist office or online at www.hogsbackinfo.co.za/placestovisit.
Starways Pottery & Gallery is home to award-winning potter Anton van der Merwe. His flame-fired stoneware is both unique and functional.
Misty Mountain Candles & Homemade Cheese has unique handmade candles and nine different flavors of natural cow milk cheese. Try the mature and black pepper varieties.
Nina's has a variety of specialty foods, knitted crafts and colorful galoshes. They also host the Hogsback Country Market on the first Saturday of every month, when locals come to sell and trade fresh produce and crafts.
Woodlands Center has a small supermarket and bottle shop.
Hogsback Supermarket has a small selection of food supplies.