Arts & Culture » Culture

Glow Fish Studios offers quirky home goods

Wyandotte store is filled with fun toys, cards, books, personal accessories, jewelry, and plenty more


Glow Fish Studios | 2840 Biddle Ave., Wyandotte; 734-552-6323; glowfishstudios.comOpen 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday

While the city of Wyandotte has seen many boutiques over the years, very few seem to have what it takes to stick around. Glow Fish Studios, a relatively new store on Biddle Avenue on the outskirts of Wyandotte’s lively downtown, just might have the right mix to make it in the long haul.

Filled with quirky and fun home goods, toys, cards, books, personal accessories, jewelry, and plenty more, Glow Fish Studios is the sort of place you could spend hours meandering around, sniffing at waxy candles, examining painted tiles, and playing the addictively entertaining game of kendama. When we popped in on a Wednesday afternoon, we found the store attendant to be bright and friendly. She even showed us a few things they keep behind the counter and out of sight (namely some funny gift cards that are highly inappropriate for kids) and noted that they even carry some items from City Bird’s home goods line. Some new items on their shelves include bracelets by Zox and leather sandals by Ria. 

Since we can’t walk into a store without walking out with something new, we purchased a pretty tin candle by Tokyo Milk, as well as a funny Freaker USA beer koozie for a friend. Some things that were hard to pass up included some funny paper coasters stamped with sayings like “Don’t stain my table, douche bag,” a couple of colorful parasols, and a Michigan-inspired tote bag. 


Mostly a tremendously fun place to pick up oddball indulgences for yourself and your friends, Glow Fish also offers art classes to kids young and old. 


We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Detroit Metro Times. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Detroit Metro Times, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Detroit Metro Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Metro Times Press Club for as little as $5 a month.