With the most popular brand names in swimwear and active wear, paddlers and sports enthusiasts alike can outfit their life at Coastal Urge. Whether shopping for apparel by Patagonia, The North Face, Costa Del Mar and Teva or paddleboard equipment like Kialoa Paddles and Surftech Paddleboards, Coastal Urge offers one-stop shopping. Once...more about Coastal Urge
The Forum is characterized by classical architecture and warmly colored Canadian sandstone, accented with arches, columns, pediments and balustrades. The Forum's shops are unique, upscale and carry a tempting selection of goods and services. Charming boutiques offer a wide array of gifts, jewelry, wines, women's fashions and children's clothing.
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This gallery is a very comfortable place for art enthusiasts of all ages. The Gallery of Fine Art exhibits one-of-a-kind artwork by local and nationally renowned artists with a delightful collection of artwork in a variety of styles and price ranges. This established venue offers sculpture, oils, watercolor, acrylics, pottery, raku,...more about Gallery of Fine Art
Voted "Best Spa" by the Encore magazine readers' poll for five years, "Best Massage" in Star-News readers' poll, and "Family Favorite Spa" by Wilmington Parent magazine's third annual readers poll, this day spa has local approval. They combine organic products, pure aromatherapy and healing techniques to promote total body renewal. Ki,...more about Ki Spa
Learning Express Toys is among those rare places that capture kids' imaginations with high-quality alternatives to the run-of-the-mill products. Interactive and entertaining, the stores succeed in making learning hands-on and fun for kids from infancy through early adolescence. The staff includes toy experts with broad knowledge of the products, which translates...more about Learning Express Toys
Lovey's is a full service grocery store for those who prefer organic and natural goods. They have the area's largest selection of homeopathic and herbal supplements, vitamins, health and beauty aids for hair and skin, and organic and natural groceries, including bulk grains, flour, beans, spices and gluten-free products. The vibe...more about Lovey's Natural Foods and Cafe, Inc.
Mayfaire truly is the perfect place to shop, dine, play and stay! Stroll through their charming village-like streets, offering a diverse mix of upscale stores, restaurants, hotels and events. This shopping haven is one of those rare places where you can go with a diverse shopping list and find everything you're...more about Mayfaire Town Center
REEDS Jewelers is a true American success story, having grown from one hometown store in Wilmington to a full-service jewelry retailer with 60 stores in 15 states. Founded in 1946 by Bill and Roberta Zimmer, REEDS Jewelers continues its tradition of excellence at two locations in Wilmington, Independence Mall and Mayfaire...more about REEDS Jewelers
One trip to Taste the Olive, and you'll be a fan forever. Owners Kymberlei and Scott DiNapoli combined their love of good food and travel to bring to Wilmington the best olive oils and balsamic vinegars made in the world. Best of all, you can taste before you buy. They offer...more about Taste The Olive
Thousands of books, magazines and associated gifts await the bibliophile at Barnes and Noble. Their Nook store-within-a-store is always crowded with curious readers. The popular cafe ensures there's enough caffeine at hand to chase the muse. Past events have included family-friendly poetry readings, writers group meetings and book clubs. Check B...more about Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Discover something different. The most unusual, and most popular, toys in town are at locally-owned Brilliant Sky Toys in Mayfaire where they encourage everyone to "Find Your Way to Play!" Specialty toys for newborns to 13-year-olds include active toys, cuddly creatures and educational items. From the simplest retro toys such as...more about Brilliant Sky Toys & Books
A spa where guests can relax and rejuvenate in a haven of tranquility, Harbour Club has a team of highly trained professionals who are dedicated to providing personalized beauty and body treatment programs. On its long list of outstanding services are such specialties as Haute Couture Body Wellness and Advanced Facial Treatments. Also...more about Harbour Club Day Spa and Salon
Hook, Line & Paddle Kayak and Paddleboard Outfitters is one of the largest kayak, canoe and stand-up paddleboard dealers in North Carolina. Not only do they sell fishing kayaks, recreational kayaks, touring kayaks, stand-up paddleboards and canoes but also they carry all the latest accessories from top brands like Native Watercraft,...more about Hook, Line & Paddle Canoe & Kayak Outfitters
In the heart of Wilmington's shopping mecca, Landfall Center is just minutes from Wrightsville Beach. This retail, dining and service plaza has shops for all your needs from gifts to apparel to home decor. Here are a just a few: Apple Annie's Bake Shop, (910) 256-6585, is a local favorite for...more about Landfall Center
Just minutes from the beach, Lumina Commons offers a variety of restaurants and shops including China Garden, David's Deli, The Seasoned Gourmet, Incredible Pizza and Jersey Mike's. If you'd rather cook for yourself, there is a Harris Teeter with a fabulous gourmet food section. West Marine, Head to Toe Day Spa,...more about Lumina Commons Shopping Center
If you are shopping for local flavor, you'll find Lumina Station as satisfying as a day at the beach. Inspired by Lumina, the beloved Wrightsville Beach dance pavilion once central to the East Coast social scene, Lumina Station is so true to its historical roots that it won Coastal Living magazine's...more about Lumina Station
After ten years in Wilmington, New Balance has moved to a new location, 6801 Parker Farm Road, near the Mayfaire Harris Teeter. This locally owned, nationally known specialty store features a full line of New Balance and Dunham footwear, Avaron(R) comfort performance footwear, New Balance performance apparel and sport bags. The...more about New Balance Wilmington
Oliver specializes in premium denim and clothing for men and women. This trendy, upscale boutique carries everything from your favorite pair of jeans to a saucy nightclub dress to that perfect pair of earrings. Their extensive designer roster includes names like 7 for all Mankind, Citizens of Humanity, True Religion, Rebecca...more about Oliver
Palm Garden is a paradise of Lilly Pulitzer™ apparel, shoes and accessories. Offerings include dresses, separates and swimwear for ladies, a wonderfully cheerful children's line and fabulous giftables, stationery, sunglasses and jewelry. ...more about Palm Garden- a Lilly Pulitzer Via Shop
"Eat for two. Sleep for two. Why not shop for two? Baby & you" is the motto for this upscale maternity and children's boutique that is really three boutiques in one. They carry the latest maternity fashions by Olian, Maternal America, 2 Chix and many others, as well as children's clothing...more about Peanut Butter & Jelly
Rôpa, Etc. is the area's exclusive retailer for such lines as Flax, Comfy, Oh My Gauze!, Chalet and Match Point. This terrific shop also carries Rico and Pure hand-knit sweaters, and Habitat, offering easy-care fabrics with style and comfort guaranteed. Rôpa, Etc. is also known for its unique collection of hand-wrought...more about Ropa, Etc.
Ziabird is a jewel in Lumina Station. Featuring unique clothing and jewelry from small label designers, Ziabird celebrates women's individuality and creativity. Open Monday through Saturday from 10 AM to 6 PM and Sunday Noon to 5 PM, Ziabird is the perfect specialty boutique to select jewelry, accessories and clothing. Check...more about Ziabird