Shop Local: Spartanburg’s Ultimate Shopping Guide

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Are you looking for places to shop locally in Spartanburg to support local small business owners? Spartanburg is home to many unique small businesses offering everything from special services to food products to clothing to pet products. For those of you wanting to shop on Small Business Saturday (the day after Black Friday), we’ve compiled this list of 40+ local Spartanburg businesses to guide your wallet.

Most of the businesses on this list were suggested by readers, a couple are our advertisers and partners, and a few were submitted for the list by the business owners. Please help us add to our list by adding your favorite place in the comments.

Boutiques with Clothing and Unique Gifts

Inside Irwin’s – Adjoined to Ace Hardware on the Eastside, this is a specialty store offering decor, women’s accessories, children’s, and gift items

Beyond the Threads – Boutique offering monogramming and personalized apparel and accessories in Greer

The Shoppes on Trade – This artisan boutique offers clothing, home decor, and gifts such as teas, soaps, chocolates, and candles.

Primrose Galleries – Boiling Springs boutique offering clothing, purses, jewelry, accessories, baby gifts, shoes, and more

Palmetto Twist – Women’s clothing store (plus monogramming) in Boiling Springs

Southern Charm Gifts and Boutique – Located in Inman, this store offers women’s clothing and gifts for fans of all things Southern

Corner 101 Gift Shop (Spartanburg Regional) – A hospital gift store with unique finds

The Kindred Spirits – Marketplace with all things one of a kind and handmade in downtown Spartanburg

Pink Butterfly Monogramming – This Spartanburg boutique offers one-of-a-kind gifts for everyone on your list.

Market on Main – This market has local jewelry, treats, arts, furniture, and everything in between and features more than 30 artisans; they also host DIY classes

Pink on Main – Located in Spartanburg, Pink on Main is a clothing and accessory store with inventory that includes Lily Pulitzer and Mommy-and-me matching sets.

Arrowhead Design Company – A website and advertising firm in Spartanburg that also offers screen printing!

Gifts for Foodies

Olive and Then Some – Offers premium olive oils and balsamic vinegar (You can visit the downtown storefront for tastings)

Blue Moon Speciality Foods – Offers flavored seasonings, sauces, and marinades, as well as fresh food and gift baskets

Orijin Tea and Co – Offers premium loose leaf teas and soy candles. Bethany says, “Orijin has this amazing loose leaf orange cinnamon tea. It is so good.”

Those Pickle Ladies – If someone in your life loves pickles, you must give them a jar of flavored pickles from this Spartanburg favorite

Little River Roasting – Local coffee shop in downtown Spartanburg. You can purchase coffee and gift cards

Gifts for Kids

Playthings Aplenty – A Spartanburg favorite on the Eastside of town offering a wide variety of unique toys and sensory play items

Imagination Station – A downtown Spartanburg specialty toy store

Showoffs Kids Boutique – A kids clothing shop on Reidville Road in Spartanburg

Gifts for HGTV Fans

Home and Garden Classics – A Southern lifestyle store that is home to rite at Home (fine stationery), Sugah Cakes (bakery), and The Brides Club of Spartanburg (Bridal Registry). It also sells interiors, kitchen accessories, and more.

Vintage Warehouse – Offers vintage furniture, clothing, accessories, repurposed furniture, artisan home decor & handcrafted Items from local artisans

Sweet Tea Station – Located in Reidville, this store offers home decor and gifts

Gifts for the Book and Art Lovers

Hub City Bookshop – Local independent bookstore in downtown Spartanburg with books for all ages

Paint It Up – Commissioned paintings as well as art classes for locals

Friends of the Library Store – Located in Headquarters Library, this store offers unique items from local merchants, as well as gently-used and rare books

The Tangled Web – Local Spartanburg comic book store with comics, games, and more

The Art Lounge – Custom framing store in Spartanburg

Sparkle City Snaps – Artist Nick Trainor offers one-of-a-kind photos in Spartanburg

Le Bella Designs – Spartanburg artist who does calligraphy and lettering

Gifts for the Outdoor Enthusiasts

The Local Hiker – Located in downtown Spartanburg, this store offers hiking, camping, and backpacking gear

The Urban Planter – Unique plant shop in downtown Spartanburg offering house plants, art pieces, and more

Gunter’s Nursery & Garden Center – Local Spartanburg nursery offering shrubs, trees, perennials, annual flowers, pottery, wind chimes, and more

Other Local Favorites

Paisley Paw – For the pet lovers in your life, Paisley Paw is a pet boutique offering gifts that will make pet owners and their four-legged friends happy

Stillwell Style – Upstate jewelry designer with an online catalog

Palmetto Wicks – Handcrafted soy candles sold online and at their storefront in Inman

Coggins Flowers & Gifts – Send flowers from this local Spartanburg florist for the perfect gift

Botanical Brew – This neighborhood coffee and plant shop is in Lyman

Say It With Grace Designs – Handmade earrings and jewelry

Southern Sisters Boutique – Located in Greer, Southern Sisters specializes in women’s clothing, jewelry, accessories, and gift items.

Stone Lighting – Lighting store in Spartanburg

Bob Burnett Appliances – Local appliance store offering appliances, bedding, and grills

Oops Clothing Store (SC local) – The Oops! Co. is a South Carolina company that offers deeply discounted clothing with new shipments daily

Experience Gift Ideas

Forget the packages and buy a gift that doesn’t take up space or need batteries! See 50+ Experience Gifts in or Near Spartanburg for great ideas.

For more local Upstate places to shop, plus holiday deals in the Upstate, check out the Greenville Shop Local Guide on our sister site.

About the Author
Jennifer relocated to Spartanburg seven years ago, and now spends her days working from home and taking care of her two kids. She loves this area because we can go from rural areas to urban areas to the mountains within an hour. Her favorite things to do with her kids are using their imaginations and visiting Spartanburg County local libraries. Follow Jennifer at
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1 year ago

Awesome list of some fabulous local businesses! Thanks for sharing!