Shopping in Charleston, SC in Charleston/Downtown

Charleston has endless shopping opportunities. Whether you're looking for top brands or one-of-a-kind boutiques, you can find them here.

Keep Shop

Keep Shop, a luxury retail experience located in the lobby of Emeline, features a variety of handcrafted treasures by some of Charleston’s most preeminent artists and makers.

Candlefish

Masters of our craft, we aim to share our illuminating experiences of candle-making through scent, touch, and sight. Home to more than 30 brands of unique candles and gifts.

Kiersten Elizabeth Fine Jewelry

Charleston based designer creating inspired one-of-a-kind fine jewelry. Each piece is carefully considered for the memories it will encapsulate and the joy it will signify.

Robert Lange Studios

Voted Best Art Gallery 4 years in a row by the Charleston City Paper. RLS Represents the very best in emerging and mid career artists with a focus on contemporary realism.

Red Clay Hot Sauce

Red Clay is a modern hot sauce & hot honey brand, bringing a new kind of heat to your plate. Cold-pressed, barrel-aged and locally sourced. We like to put flavor over fire.

Amanda Lindroth

An island inspired collection of raffia and rattan housewares, totes and furniture created by the interior designer, Amanda Lindroth.

Anglin Smith Fine Art

A contemporary gallery for realism and color. Featuring works by painter Betty Anglin Smith & her triplets, Jennifer Smith Rogers, Shannon Smith Hughes, Tripp Smith & others

Atrium Art Gallery

“Charleston’s Most Exciting Art Space”- contemporary, abstract, realism, landscape, Lowcountry and black & white photography from local, national and worldwide artists.

Beads on Cannon

Two fabulous floors of beads from all over the world! We carry everything to do with beading. Best store in southeast, located downtown. 11am-5pm Daily including Sunday.

Ben Silver

World renowned sophisticated purveyor of fine clothing and accessories from head to toe (and more!) for the discerning gentleman. "Classic style has always been our business."

Berlins for Women

Famous for fabulous special occasion frocks, interesting sportswear & new designers. 4th generation Ellen Berlin continues the family tradition since 1883. Private parking.

Blue Bicycle Books

The favorite locally-owned bookstore. Over 50,000 used, rare, local & new books. We focus on connecting writers with readers with writing programs, events & book signings.

Brackish

Feather bow ties handcrafted locally using intricate detail not found in mass production. The ties are sustainable works of art; a perfect addition to any southern wedding.

Buxton Books

For everyone who loves the wonder of books. Our new, regionally-focused, independent bookstore downtown at Concord & Cumberland Sts. Frequent signings and book-based tours.

Cannonborough Collective

Home to over 20 local brands and the peninsula’s only balloon shop. Shop our curated selection of handmade gifts, one of a kind souvenirs, party decor, and more.

Charleston Antiques Show

English, European & American period furnishings, fine art, vintage jewelry & silver, from the 17th to 20th centuries. Proceeds benefit Historic Charleston Foundation.

Charleston Artist Guild

With 600+ members, the Charleston Artist Guild is the region’s leading arts organization providing professional development, exhibiting opportunities and community outreach.

Charleston City Market

Open M-Su. The sprawling City Market encompasses three open air sheds and one enclosed Great Hall, which house more than 140 merchants, including 20 locally owned boutiques.

Charleston Gallery Association

Charleston Gallery Association with over 40 art galleries in the greater Charleston area. Visit our website for a printable map and a link to all galleries and art offerings.

Charleston Mix

Charleston Mix is made with an indubitable collection of premium ingredients that have been native to Lowcountry parties for centuries. It’s the Bloody Mary Perfected.

Charleston Rice Beads by Gold Creations

Come by family-owned Gold Creations in the City Market and take home a piece of Charleston. Our Charleston Rice Beads are the classic expression of Southern culture and style.

Christophe Artisan Chocolatier-Patissier

3rd generation French Chocolatier Christophe Paume & his Cafe offer sandwiches, baguettes, French pastry & chocolate: Hand-painted, bars & sculptures, even chocolate shoes!

Chuma Gullah Gallery Llc

Features investment grade Gullah Art by Jonathan Green & John Jones. Gullah gift items, books, prints and Historic Charleston keepsakes. A must on your visit to Charleston!

Congregation Beth Elohim, Chosen Treasures Gifts & Judaica

In one of America’s most historic synagogues. Eclectic mix of fine gifts & Judaica featuring work from noted artists from the US and Israel. Unique and beautiful jewelry.

Corrigan Gallery, LLC

Corrigan Gallery - local, contemporary fine art of museum quality. All budgets for discerning collectors. Charleston Renaissance works available. 28 years of experience.

Dog & Horse Fine Art

Offering extensive inventory, commissioned portraits and art advisory services to build collections of 19th – 21st century art for clients. US and European artists on view.

Edmund's Oast Exchange

Edmund’s Oast Exchange is a beer and wine retail store right next to Edmund’s Oast restaurant. The two-story space offers over 1,000 different varieties of beer and wine.

Edward Dare Gallery

Visit this gallery for works that celebrate the colorful tapestry of the southern coastal culture including crashing waves, lush marshes, wildlife & sensitive portraits.

Fieldshop

Nestled within The Dewberry hotel, Fieldshop by Garden & Gun pays homage to the iconic Southern magazine with a collection of curated accessories, housewares and pantry items.

Finicky Filly

Nestled in the heart of downtown on historic King Street, this prominent mother-daughter store has been a local favorite for thirteen years.

Food for the Southern Soul

From shrimp sauce and dry rubs to stone-ground grits, Charleston Gold Rice and artichoke relish, Hagood is keeping the tradition of soulful southern food alive.

George C. Birlant & Co. Antiques

Third generation, family owned antiques establishment specializing in 18th and 19th century furniture, silver, china, crystal & brass as well as bench made reproductions.

Gold Creations

Gold Creations charms visitors with Charleston inspired 14K gold and sterling silver southern style jewelry. Come see our Charleston Charms, Charleston Gates, and Rice Beads.

Grand Bohemian Gallery

The Grand Bohemian Gallery, located within the luxury hotels of The Kessler Collection, is one of the most eclectic and visually stimulating art galleries in the nation.

Helena Fox Fine Art, LLC

Peruse nationally and internationally acclaimed representational art including Southern Master, West Fraser. Not to miss on your visit to the historic district!

High Wire Distilling

We make premium, handcrafted, small batch spirits including whiskeys, rums, gins and vodkas using premium, specialized ingredients. Tastings and tours Wednesday-Saturday.

Historic Charleston Museum Shop

Locally-made gifts and packages including jewelry, furnishings, Charleston-related books and tasty treats. Enjoy tax-free shopping and support local preservation efforts.

House of Sage

House of Sage has the best styles in contemporary and boho fashion for women and jewelry. Located in downtown Charleston-51 George St. and on Daniel Island-186 Seven Farms Dr.

ibu

Locally-based global brand designing luxury hand-crafted apparel, jewelry & home décor with artisans in 38 countries. Shop, learn, discover the showroom & rooftop event space.

Indigo & Cotton

A well-edited selection of independent designers from the U.S., Europe and Japan. Selected as part of the GQ 100 top men's stores in America. Established in 2011.

Jackson Davenport Vision Center

Serving Charleston for over 67 years with the ultimate, unique, eye-care experience. With boutique brands such as Lindberg, Cartier, Anne Et Valentin, Matsuda, Lunor & more.

Joint Venture Estate Jewelers

Consignments of fine, preowned, estate jewelry & watches, platinum engagement rings, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, Omega, Rolex, Patek. Jewelry & watch repairs & batteries.

Jonathan Green Studios, LLC

The studio represents or features other artists whose work reflects the themes of work, love, belonging, and one's relationship to the environment. By appointment only.

King Street Antique District

Voted the “best antique shopping in the U.S.” by the readers of Travel + Leisure. Find antiques, plus charming hotels, fine dining, fashion boutiques, gifts and fine jewelry.

King Street Fashion District

Named one of the “10 Top Shopping Districts in USA” by Forbes Traveler. Handbags and shoes straight from the runway, European lingerie, designer fashions, jewelry & eyewear.

Lake

Classic pajamas for women and kids in the softest fabrics imaginable. Shop pajama styles in Pima cotton, cotton lawn, modal, bamboo and more. Find the perfect gift.

Lowcountry Olive Oil

Delicious Carolina-infused olive oils & vinegars is what you'll discover inside our historic store. Local gifts, delectable treats, art & candles, homegrown snacks & spices.

Market Shop of Historic Charleston Foundation

Featuring locally-made & inspired gifts. Jewelry, furnishings, Charleston-related books & tasty treats. Enjoy tax-free shopping & support local preservation efforts.

Mercantile and Mash

Located inside the Cigar Factory, featuring coffee service, butcher and pastry counters, casual bar, and unique retail provisions.

Meyer Vogl Gallery

Contemporary fine art gallery in Charleston’s French Quarter. Featuring paintings by Laurie Meyer & Marissa Vogl, we also exhibit works by nationally recognized guest artists.

Miller Gallery

We represent 20 local and international contemporary artists, highlighting exciting, progressive fine art, bringing an eclectic mix of artists into one bright space.

Mitchell Hill

A contemporary gallery & interior design firm, featuring original artworks by 30+ artists as well as high-end furniture & accessories. Located on upper King Street.

Norton and Hodges

Luxury accessories inspired by Africa that capture the lifestyle of the South across handbags, hats, collars, footwear, scarves and jewelry. Shopping available by appointment.

Oliver Pluff & Co.

Oliver Pluff & Company creates historical Teas, Coffees, and Wassail spice blends from Early American heritage, hand packaged in Charleston, SC.

Preservation Society of Charleston Book and Gift Shop

The Preservation of Society Shop features an assortment of locally crafted specialty items from a wide collection of artisans.

Seyahan Jewelry

Couple Matthias and Laura offer curated modern and traditional hand-crafted jewelry from Turkey in a warm minimal setting. Definitely a hidden shopping gem of Charleston!

Shirtini

Modern classics, effortless style & a curated selection of menswear inspired shirts for women, all buttoned up in a crisp white shop. Come here for the perfect white shirt.

Shoes on King

Heart of King Street, Shoes on King offers the very best of ladies shoes & handbags by a variety of well-known as well as emerging designers in a wide range of price points.

SMALL, A Concept Store by Hampden

In October 2018, Hampden opened its sister store, SMALL. Only 5 doors down from Hampden. You'll find Ulla Johnson, Ganni, Staud, and many more wearable and stylish designers.

St. John

St. John an American luxury house founded in 1962 on the premise of an iconic knit dress. The collection remains the same as from the very start- modern, timeless & elegant.

Tervis

The original tumbler since 1946. Offering water bottle, sippy cups and wine glasses. 1000s of original and licensed designs and emblems and a full complement of accessories.

The Boutique

A Charleston institution which has been in business for over 50 years. Offering the finest gifts, china, linens, and lingerie. Come find that special gift at The Boutique.

The Port Mercantile

This uniquely curated shopping destination is a modern day mercantile with an upmarket touch, offering thoughtful essentials you didn’t know you needed until you saw them.

The Preservation Society of Charleston

The Preservation of Society Shop features an assortment of locally crafted specialty items from a wide collection of artisans.

The Shops Of Historic Charleston Foundation

Locally-made and inspired gifts including jewelry, furnishings, Charleston-related books, and tasty treats. Enjoy tax-free shopping and support local preservation efforts.

Tiger Lily

Voted "Charleston's Best Florist" since 2000, Tiger Lily is known for creating luxury floral designs and wedding decor. Delivering to homes, hotels, and businesses daily.

Upper King Design District

Southern Living magazine featured the Upper King Design District in the cover article “10 Reasons to Visit Charleston Again.” Every kind of store & dining choice imaginable.

Vineyard Vines

All American. Founded in 1998 on Martha's Vineyard. The brand markets ties, hats, belts, shirts, shorts, swimwear, bags for men, women & children. Clothing considered preppy.

Wonder Works

With toys for all ages of imagination, Charleston’s favorite local toy store fascinates visitors with inspiring 'wonderfuntastical' toys, gifts, books & gadgets!

Wonder Works City Market

With toys for all ages of imagination, Charleston’s favorite local toy store fascinates visitors with inspiring 'wonderfuntastical' toys, gifts, books & gadgets!

Charleston has endless shopping opportunities. Whether you're looking for top brands or one-of-a-kind boutiques, you can find them here.

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