Explore Downtown: Where to Shop

by Jan 22, 2019Wilmington

Downtown Wilmington is Full of Unique Shops, While Exploring Make Sure You Check Out The Local Favorites! 

Two Sisters Bookery

Located within The Cotton Exchange, Two Sisters Bookery is a small, locally owned, unique bookstore. Surround yourself with lots of charm and warmth as you explore all the neat knickknacks. Two Sisters Bookery has a wide selection of local and regional titles, fun gifts, and an exciting kids department. As you explore all downtown has to offer, make sure Two Sisters Bookery is a spot you check out!

Ivy Cottage

Voted Wilmington’s Favorite Consignment and Antique Shop multiple years in a row, the Ivy Cottage is full of unique finds. From jewelry and glassware to furniture and antiques, whether you are shopping for someone or yourself, The Ivy Cottage is where you will find the perfect gift!

Cape Fear Spice Merchants

Cape Fear Spice Merchants is a locally owned spice store located in downtown Wilmington. Along with a wide variety of spices, Cape Fear Spice Merchants also carries loose leaf teas, oils and vinegar, and gifts.


Awarded Service Excellence by City Beat News, at Gems4You you will find all local art, all the time. The jewelry and other art Gems4You carries is made from herraw crystals and stones found in Asheville and Henderson North Carolina. All the gems are also mined by local miners. If you are truly looking for a store full of treasures Gems4You is where you should go!

Black Cat Shop

Located in the heart of downtown Wilmington, the Black Cat Shop is truly one of a kind. If you want to become the gift giving hero, this is where you need to shop! The store is stocked full of randomly inspired fun and there is something for everyone of every age. Defy the norm at the Black Cat Shop, where everything is quirky, cool, unique and fun!

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