I admit that I am guilty of ordering more than my share of things through prime for the sake of convenience these days. I mean, between work, family, and everything else we have going on as parents who has time to shop?! However, I also am a really big believer that we all need to do our part to support the local economy and our local small businesses. So I really want to encourage each and every one of you to do your best to purchase this year’s gifts from local stores and vendors as much as you can. Not sure where to shop? Not to worry my friends because I am serving up three wonderful local shops in Mount Pleasant that are more than worthy of your business this holiday season and beyond.
1. Wonder Works Toys
Wonder Works Toys is one of Mount Pleasant’s brightest shining gems and let me just tell you, your kids will be out of their minds excited if you bring them there! The store is family owned and operated by Christine Osborne and Dan Morrisey and has been open since 1990. They opened the store with a mission; to create a different kind of toy store where children of all ages could go to be inspired by the magic and the wonder of fun. For more than twenty years Christine has been leading her team with passion to bring the most magical toys that help to develop social, mental, and physical skills to Mount Pleasant children. So if you have a list of toys to buy this season or need some inspiration on the perfect toy for the kids on your shopping list, you simply must make your way to Wonder Works Toys.
2. Southern Belles
Need to pick up some new threads for your little ones? Skip those big box retailers and opt instead for the carefully crafted clothing collections featured at Southern Belles. This charming little children's clothier has been named “Best Children’s Shop in Charleston” for 15 years now. Isn’t that amazing?! They carry everything from premie sizes all the way up to 16, as well as, gifts, shoes, and accessories. If you are buying gifts for a baby shower or young child’s birthday, I always encourage you to take a trip to Southern Belles because everything there is precious.
3. Palmetto Moon
If you are in need of some fashionable new clothes for yourself, then you simply must pay a visit to Palmetto Moon. They carry a wide array of apparel for men, women, kids, and gifts. They also have a line catering to you college sports fans. At Palmetto Moon they carry some of the most popular casual brands for those that like to make the most of life in the south including Simply Southern, Yeti, Columbia, Southern Tide, and Heydude.
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