Gifts & Crafts


BLOWING ROCK CIGAR COMPANY AND CLUB

Blowing Rock Cigar is a relaxing and cozy cigar lounge nestled in the Shops of Southmarke on Main Street. Outfitted with comfortable leather seating and flat screen TV’s, Blowing Rock Cigar is the ideal location to catch a game, conduct business, or just hang out with friends. The club also provides an active carbon ventilation system and a well-stocked bar. Annual and daily memberships to the club are available. We are proud to offer the widest selection of premium cigars and accessories in the High Country. Open 7 days a week.

BOLICK FAMILY POTTERY

5th generation potters producing functional, decorative and folkart. Many special events hosted with Traditions Pottery including Heritage Day and Thanksgiving kiln opening. Open daily. 3 miles south of Blowing Rock, Hwy 321. Left on Blackberry Road. 1/2 mile, right on Bolick Road.

CABIN FEVER OF WATAUGA

Bears, moose, deer, oh my! Since 1996, Cabin Fever of Blowing Rock has been a leading source of cabin decor, rustic furnishings and gifts. Outfit your mountain retreat with locally crafted wooden beds, reclaimed barn wood tables, and willow outdoor furniture. Rustic accessories include lamps, antler lighting, wall art, kitchen and bath decor and much more!!

CHRISTMAS IN BLOWING ROCK

Come and visit our charming shop filled to the brim with exciting and unusual gifts for all ages. We are known for our selection of exclusive Blowing Rock Ornaments which we can personalize, our amazing selection of decorative flags, our beautiful jewelry, and we didn’t forget Grandpa, Dad and the boys! We are a “Simply Noelle Boutique” which translates to a wonderful selection of women’s clothing and accessories. Come and meet our friendly staff. We are open all year.

CROSS TRADE INTERNATIONAL

Imported Women's Accessories, Home Decor, and Unique Gifts. Come browse our authentic Brazilian handcrafts. Meet the artisans, and discover Brazil not experienced before! Jewelry, Handbags & Belts, Ceramic, and much more! Open all year.

DE PROVENCE ET D'AILLEURS

"The French Shop" features gifts and accessories imported from France - Collectibles such as the colorful Santons de Provence, Laguiole knives, Quimper faience, Biot glasswork; Household accessories such as Provence tablecloths, pottery, lamps, books, candles, natural soaps, Fragonard creams and perfumes and other fine casual table top items; Jams, honey, mustard, sea salt to please your taste buds; original French artwork. Truly "A Touch of France in Blowing Rock." Nous parlons Francais (French spoken).

    828-295-9989

FINAL TOUCHES

Celebrating twenty years in Blowing Rock! Direct importer of Mexican chimineas, pottery, talavera, metal crafts, folk art and more for the home and garden. Plus, we offer an eclectic assortment of fashion accessories and unique gifts, including items made in North Carolina. Something for everyone at reasonable prices. Open all year, hours vary with season. Shipping available. Second Location: Banner Elk Warehouse and Showroom, 10001 NC Hwy. 105 S. Foscoe (828) 963-2097.

GILDED LILY BY PATRA

The Gilded Lily by Patra, a gift and home decor boutique offers unique items at hometown prices. It originated in High Point, and for 17 years has been a favorite shopping destination. The BR location was mentioned in Southern Living Magazine as the favorite store in the Mountains. Featuring French Laundry Home outlet, gifts, jewelry, home decor, and much more!

    828-295-4277

HANDTIQUES

Purveyors of handmade jewelry, practical art and craft, Handtiques is not your run-of-the-mill gift shop. At Handtiques, you'll find American made art that is singularly beautiful, affordably priced and functional. Come in and see us--you'll be glad that you did!

HEART OF THE ROCK

Sister shop to Take Heart, with seasons of surprises. The shop takes on a fresh personality with each season to celebrate. Come see us for inspirational treasures, decor, and gifts that warm the heart.

HIGH COUNTRY CANDLES

We make our own! Come watch as we create unique hand-sculptured wax creations. We also make and carry beautiful tri-color candles, wonderfully scented pillar candles, a wide variety of highly-scented jar and votive candles, as well as non-drip and smokeless taper candles. We were recognized by Southern Living magazine as one shop that visitors to Blowing Rock shouldn't miss! Come visit us in the Old Martin House on Main Street, right next to the park.

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

The Last Straw offers an amazing array of silk florals, artful garden gifts, inspired accessories, architectural accents, patio furniture & so much more! Let our floral designers customize a beautiful arrangement for your home or business that you will treasure for years to come! Changing with each season makes for a unique adventure with each & every visit! Established in 1989 & widely recognized as the most fascinating and creative shopping experience in Blowing Rock!

MARMALADE

Petali Teas is handcrafted- no machines are used to produce the tea blends- The style is artisan, using full leaves, fruits, nuts, barks, roots, flower petals, yerba mate, rooibos and a myriad of tea shapes, sizes and varieties. Our flavorings and essences are the best quality available so each cup is a delicious experience.

MOUNTAIN LAUREL FLORISTRY

Weddings and Living Arrangements with attention to all the lovely details.

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.

MRS. BRUMBLE'S

Stop in Mrs Brumbles antique dressing room and seek out that perfect treasure. They carry unique jewelry, unusual gifts, collectibles and other interesting finds - all with a special feminine touch. Open 7 days a week in season, from 10-6. Off Season hours vary.

    828-295-9191

MUSTARD SEED MARKET

Owners: Robb and Danielle Stewart. The High Country's best kept secret. A full-service nursery garden center with a fabulous plant selection and specializing in garden gifts and decorative accessories. Come in and experience a truly unique shop! One mile North of Blue Ridge Parkway at Aho Road.

MY MOUNTAIN HOME

My Mountain Home is a new store featuring exquisite home decor, gifts, and furniture featuring local and regional artisans. Located in the historically renovated chapel on 321. Open 10-6 daily. Only closed on Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Open late every First Friday of the month for Blowing Rock's Sip & Shop Events!

    828-434-5240

NEACO

Funkin' up DT Blowing Rock since 1998, neaco specializes in all things groovy for the home. In need of an unusual gift, some slammin' tunes for your next bash, or a colorful piece of art for that blank wall? Drop on by, we've got you covered!

PANDORA'S MAILBOX

Music - anything that can be ordered. Jewelry - unique pieces from Holly Yashi and Ayala Bar. Kites, flags and wind garden spinners. Cards of all descriptions.

    828-295-4238

PARK PLACE FLORIST

Complete floral service to the Blowing Rock area since 1976. Located in the Shoppes of Watership Down. Open year round. Carol Aldridge, owner.

    828-295-3626

PARKWAY CRAFT CENTER

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. March 15-November 30.

ROEY'S 12 CORNERS CUSTOM QUILTS

A fiber artist and quilter, I handcraft each item by piecing together fabric swatches of beauty and sentimental value.

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

Celebrating 25 years of fine retailing in Blowing Rock! Featuring SYR’s Children’s "Cute-ique" Books, Games, Toys and Gifts for Infants & Children. Offering imagination and fun for generations of grandparents, parents and children. Melissa & Doug, Stephen Joseph, Usbourne, Jelly Cat and more. For Grownups: hundreds of hilarious cards, napkins, novelties and games. We still offer dinnerware, serving accessories tailgate and BBQ items. Our famous Halloween "Boo-tique" opens every August!

TAKE HEART

The purple boutique on Main Street is Bless Your Heart's sister shop. Gifts and clothing that speaks to the heart of a woman.

TRILLIUM

A premier authorized Dr. Hauschka beauty boutique, offering holistic skin care for ladies & gents.

    828-295-7115

UNWOUND

Unique yarns and accessories can be found right on Main Street- we're located at the Village Shops. You will find everything you need for your exquisite knitting and crocheted projects. During the summer, we offer a full schedule of exciting classes and projects, plus all that's new in the world of yarn. Come by for a visit soon, or reach us through our website. Open every day, 10:00am to 5:00pm

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