Golden Isles Shopping Guide

Where to Shop for Gifts in the Golden Isles

Whether you’re shopping for the holidays, looking for the perfect birthday gift or just in the mood to treat yourself, you’ll find unique gifts and goods all around the Golden Isles. We’re home to boutiques, outlets, jewelers and outfitters who stock everything from home decor to culinary delights, sports gear, island souvenirs and more.

Below, a guide to the best places to shop in the Golden Isles.

Clothing and Accessories 

Update your look, or pick up a gift for a friend, at boutiques on St. Simons Island like Two Friends, which brings coastal boutique fashion to the Golden Isles. Or, stop into Mixed Nuts Boutique Consignment to browse a selection of unique clothing items and accessories. Find casual clothing and beach accessories at SSI Lifestyle.

Golden Isles Bracelet Co. on St. Simons Island is another go-to spot for the best accessories, including the original St. Simons Signature Bracelet. You'll also find hand-crafted artisan accessories at Rahab's Rope.

Sports & Outdoor Gear

Shopping for an outdoor adventurer? Look no further than Southeast Adventure Outfitters. With locations in Brunswick and on St. Simons Island, Southeast Adventure Outfitters offers outdoor clothing and gear from top brands, as well as kayaks and stand up paddleboards. You'll also find a great selection of athletic clothing for Women at East Beach Yoga

Island-Inspired Gifts

Pick up a gift that embodies the spirit and culture of the Golden Isles. On St. Simons Island, The Live Oak Shop sells official Golden Isles gear and apparel, and the Lighthouse Museum Store offers replica lighthouses as well as collectables, one-of-a-kind jewelry and books by local authors or about local history and ecology. Viola's Market in Redfern Village also has a great selection of unique coastal gifts and home decor items.

Food & Beverage

The Golden Isles are home to a number of shops that sell delicious food, wine and spirits. Venture to The Market at Sea Island for local culinary delights and sweet treats. Golden Isles Olive Oil, aptly named, sells more than 60 flavors of olive oil and balsamic The best part? An in-store tasting bar allows you to try before you buy. For beverages, check out Richland Rum in downtown Brunswick. Or, stop into Schroeder's Market for specialty grocery items. 

Body Care

Give the gift of relaxation with Turkish cotton bathrobes, Dead Sea salt scrub, facial toner and more from ALo Naturals. Plus you can feel good about your purchase, as every product in the store is created with sustainably-sourced, cruelty-free ingredients. Savannah Bee Company also sells body care gifts—all of which are honey bee-inspired. Both stores are located on St. Simons Island. 

Art & Home Decor

When in doubt, opt for something beautiful. Galleries and home decor stores in the Golden Isles offer visually-inspiring pieces for the art-lover in all of us. Shop The Art House, Anderson Fine Art Gallery, or ArtTrends Gallery on St. Simons Island for gifts worth hanging on the wall for all to see. Or check out Glynn Visual Arts, a non-profit community arts center which exhibits and sells art in a variety of different mediums.