Gifts & Crafts


ARTWALK

Home to talented North Carolina & South Carolina potters, woodworkers, local photographers & other creators of handcrafted goods. Carries unique NC souvenirs: signs, kitchen décor, magnets. Affordable & on-trend clothing & jewelry, with new product coming in every week!

BEE & THE BOXWOOD

A curated collection of beautiful gifts and home accessories all chosen with the charm and warmth of the Southern lifestyle in mind.

BOLICK FAMILY POTTERY

Fifth generation potters producing functional, decorative & folk art. Many special events hosted with Traditions Pottery including Heritage Day & Thanksgiving kiln opening. Open daily. 3 miles south of Blowing Rock, Hwy 321. Left on Blackberry Rd. 1/2 mile, right on Bolick Rd.

CABIN FEVER OF WATAUGA

Since 1996, a leading source of cabin decor, rustic furnishings & gifts. Outfit your mountain retreat with locally crafted wooden beds, reclaimed barn wood tables, willow outdoor furniture and accessories (lamps, antler lighting, wall art & more).

CARRIAGE TRADE LIVING

Home decor, gifts, antiques and seasonal items to suit all your style needs! Beautiful heirloom silver; Majolica and Chinese exports; tasty local treats for entertaining; and a stunning yearly Christmas wonderland. Owners: Dean Bullis and Bill Brooks.

CHRISTMAS IN BLOWING ROCK

Known for our selection of exclusive, personalizable Blowing Rock ornaments, decorative flags, beautiful jewelry, and we didn't forget the boys! A "Simply Noelle Boutique" with a wonderful selection of women's clothing and accessories. Open year-round.

COMMON GOOD ON MAIN

Common Good on Main is Blowing Rock's premiere artisan gallery. The gallery is locally-owned & family-run by Blowing Rock residence, Melina & Jacob Daniels. The couple started their careers in fine art in 2013 traveling to art & craft shows across the Southeast, including Art in the Park Blowing Rock, Spoleto Charleston, Porter Flea Nashville & Watauga County Farmer's Market. The gallery is uniquely curated with local fine art, giclee prints, handmade decor and globally sourced home decor. To learn more, please visit shopcommongood.com, visit @common_good_co on Instagram and visit their Blowing Rock and Boone locations. 1087-2 Main St. Blowing Rock NC + 685 W. King St. Boone NC.

GILDED LILY BY PATRA

A clothing, accessory & home decor boutique offering unique items at hometown prices. Originated in High Point, and for 21 years has been a beloved shopping destination. Mentioned in Southern Living as the favorite store in the mountains!

    828-295-4277

GROUNDED WORKS

Grounded Works provides product and customized goods to the community, in efforts to make your personal life easier or a special project possible!

HIGH COUNTRY WOODWORKS

We feature laser cut and engraved wood gifts & signs for everyday decor and to make every occasion memorable. Featuring locally crafted furniture and accessories.

    864.430.8755

INCREDIBLE TOY COMPANY

A unique toy store of quality educational toys. Specializing in puzzles, games and science for older kids. Open year round. Between Blowing Rock and Boone.

LAST STRAW

Since 1989, widely recognized as the most creative shopping experience in Blowing Rock! Offers an amazing array of customizable silk florals, artful garden gifts, inspired accessories, architectural accents, patio furniture & more that changes each season. From September through December, we are the premiere Christmas Shoppe location in the High Country.

MOUNTAIN THREAD COMPANY

The Mountain Thread Company is the place to find quality handmade baskets, quilts, fabrics and supplies in Blowing Rock, as well as local and regional artisan products. We also teach classes and workshops, and host special events.

MOUNTAIN TIME ON MAIN STREET

Mountain Time on Main Street, located in the Southmarke shopping area, is proud to be part of the Blowing Rock Main Street community. Mountain Times carries over 200 varieties of Amish made foods, jams, preserves, apple butters, cheese, sausage, pickled goods, salad dressings and BBQ sauces. We also produce top of the line outdoor polyresin furniture, Amish made indoor hickory and oak furniture and Buck Stove gas and wood firepits and fireplaces. Over 40 local artisans display their work in our shops. This Blowing Rock location joins other Mountain Time locations including Burnsville and Newland.

MUSTARD SEED MARKET

Owners: Robb & Danielle Stewart. The High Country’s best kept secret: a full-service nursery garden center with a fabulous plant selection & specializing in garden gifts & decorative accessories. A truly unique shop! 1 mi north of Blue Ridge Pkwy at Aho Rd.

MY MOUNTAIN HOME

A new store featuring exquisite home decor, gifts & furniture featuring local & regional artisans. Located in the historically renovated chapel on 321. Open 10-6 daily. Open late every first Friday of the month for Blowing Rock's Sip & Shop events!

    828-434-5240

NARROW PATH PROVISION CO.

Currently located in Tanger Outlets, Narrow Path Provision Co. is focused on offering an array of unique gifts, home decor, bath products, and more that reflect mountain life and the great outdoors. Our products are works from local and national artisans.

NEACO

Funkin' up DT Blowing Rock since 1998, specializing in all things groovy for the home. Need an unusual gift, some slammin' tunes for your next bash, or a colorful piece of art? We’ve got you covered! Newly opened lower level features mid-century modern furniture, artwork & lighting.

RUSTIC

Rustic specializes in all things rustic and handmade. Our reclaimed wood furniture fits in a Manhattan loft as easily as a cabin. Handcrafted gifts and accessories, made from natural products, are unique to the high country. Open year round.

SERVES YOU RIGHT

Imagination, Learning and Play the Old Fashioned Way – Edition 2022. Gifts, Toys and Trends for children of all ages and heights. SYR’s is the mountain’s largest destination for cool grandparents a/k/a “Open Heart, Open Wallet” Parents , a/k/a Guilt, Bribery & Love and finally children, The Future Negotiators of America! Our reputation for children, family and adult games, puzzles, crafts, toys, books and novelties is infamous as we offer over 10,000 different items to our customers. Our Grown Up room has over 950 styles of puzzles, games, hilarious cards and beverage napkins, plus pretty papers and gifts. Get ready for the midterm elections from our Political Fun 101 – Smiles Across the Aisles department. Kids sections include: Travel, Dino, Equestrian (including our new Breyers Dealer status) Tooth Fairy, Prissy and Allowance Buster collections and more. 1179 Main Street, SouthMarke, Blowing Rock * 828-295-GIFT (4438) See our ads…..

SOUTHERN HIGHLAND CRAFT GUILD - MOSES CONE MANOR

Milepost 294 on the Blue Ridge Parkway in the Moses Cone Manor just off 221. Finest quality Appalachian Mountain hand-made crafts by members of the Southern Highland Craft Guild. Craft demonstrations on the porch May-October.

THE BOUTIQUE COLLECTION

The Boutique Collection features casually elegant styles in a full service boutique. You’ll find designer-inspired lines at fantastic values! We have great scarves, handbags, and jewelry as well, all at great prices. We keep up with the most current trends and palettes in all of our stores!

THE STABLE @ HOME

A new Home/Apparel/Accessory Shoppe located at 159 Sunset Drive, offering a variety of must have items. An extension of their Martin House location on Main Street, this second location features a wide selection of apparel along with Wyeth hats, Gola sneakers, Nations T-shirts just to name a few of the brands. To add to your decor, unique Home items include scented candles, decorative pillows, equestrian inspired collections, luxurious bath & body products, throws, art work, and a wonderful collection of fragrances to warm your soul. Check it out and say hello to "Dutton" the elk!!!! Visit Shopthestable.com for more details.

TRADING SHOPPEES - THE LOCAL MERCHANTS

We are Trading Shoppees located inside of Tanger Shoppes on the Parkway. We are home to over 100 small businesses, you can find several different local items, as well as awesome brands from around the world!

    828-372-7054

TWIN CREEKS

Unique Antiques, Shabby Chic, Vintage, Garden, Furniture, Home Decor, Florals, Architectural Salvage, Ladies Fashion and Outerwear, Jewelry, Handbags, Soaps and Lotions.

UNWOUND

Unique yarns & accessories can be found on Main St at the Village Shops. Everything you need for exquisite knitting & crocheted projects. We offer exciting classes and projects, plus what's new in the world of yarn. Open 11am to 4pm, Tues-Sun.