Best Home Decor, Clothing & Gift Shops in Northwest Atlanta
This summer’s best souvenirs can be found right here at home. Pick a weekend, grab your girlfriends, and plan a summer shopping daytrip to these destination-worthy shops.
BY TRACY BROWN
PHOTOS BY JENNIFER HARRIS
Southern charm abounds from this expansive shop! Vignettes of vintage finds will inspire a sensational summer soirée. What Caught Our Eye: Oversized Bird Hotel, $110 (other sizes available).
Handmade Cheese Board with 4 wood cheese knives, $52 (made by local artisan with unique story on each board).
Tobacco basket, $29. Cotton stems, $8.95. Magnolia stems, $12.95.
Mud Pie Aluminum Hydrangea Pitcher, $56.
SOURCE | 800 Whitlock Ave NW. #201, Marietta. 770-499-6015. magnoliaroomantiques.com
A true destination, this shop boasts 175 dealers under one roof, ranging from antique pickers to local artisans. Our drool list: Metal wall signs, custom-made in variety of sizes and sayings, $25-$55.
Pottery brie baker, $28, made by Jennifer Nolan, The Basement Potter.
Custom wood turned salt & pepper set, $85, and cutting board, $89, crafted by The Prodigal Carpenter.
SOURCE | 5500 Bells Ferry Road, Acworth. 770-517-7771. woodstockmarket.com
Couture and charm are in full bloom at this adorable boutique that boasts the best in quality furniture, décor and trinkets that’ll transform your home into a beautiful retreat. Summer finds we love: Devotions for the Beach book, $16.99. (Or if you’re staying closer to home this summer, try Devotions From the Garden and Devotions From the Front Porch).
Fresh new summer scent, Cucumber Wasabi, from Southern Grove Candles, $21.
Cute Itsy Bitsy Totes in variety of colors, $11.
SOURCE | 3760 Due West Road, Marietta. 770-919-1100. whiterabbitcottage.net
We love that most wares in these three sister stores are made in America, found locally or sold for a special cause. Boutique clothing, shoes, accessories, gifts and unique décor abound! We can’t resist: Shiraleah cover-up tunic, $54.
Simply Southern Beach Safe Phone Wristlet, $14.95.
“Beach Please” Bando cooler bag, $32. Slant “Take Me To The Beach” Tumbler, $14.95. Shiraleah XL Pink Beach Throw, $46. Turquoise Booty Buddy (shown rolled) to save your suit from poolside snags, $16.95.
SOURCE | Love Street at Cedarcrest, 80 Seven Hills Blvd Ste. 509, Dallas. 678-483- 0283. Love Street Gifts & Gardens, 1295 Concord Road, Smyrna. 770- 434-8578. Heart & Sole, 1275 Concord Road, Smyrna. 678-238-0130. Find on FB or lovestreetonline.com.
Owner Melissa Morales (pictured here) has a passion for fashion on a dime, which is why her consignment boutiques in East Cobb and Lilburn overflow with designer labels at up to 75 percent off retail. Over 450 pieces arrive daily, including top-line bags like Coach, Louis Vuitton and Michael Kors; designer shoes and accessories, including Tory Burch, Manolo Blahnik and Louboutin; and couture clothing from Lilly Pulitzer, J. Crew, Vera Wang and many more!
This East Cobb mainstay is packed with gifts, décor, accessories and clothing (all our favorite brands in one place, oh my!). But our favorite part? Owner Julie Turner ( shown with daughter Becca) is an amazing force for good in the community. What we want to take home: The Shine Project jewelry (supporting urban students), $32.99.
Kate Spade tumbler, $18.99.
The South Candle, $34.99.
On Julie: Karlie dress, $92.99. eNewton Jewelry, prices vary. On Becca: Mary and Mabel top, $59.99. Karlie straight white pants, $82.99. Not Rated Wedge, $55.99. Inspire Designs choker, $25.99.
SOURCE | 3605 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta. 770-578-0506. ivylanemarietta.com