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 48 Shopping & Dining
   TSaavy Shoppers Shop Local
Thanks to a healthy economy, lectibles, check out The Shabby Peacock. new shops are popping up all over. Blue Ridge Cotton Company is your Local shopkeepers are always happy source for quality Blairsville apparel
for your business and will welcome you along with inspiring gifts. And from me in for a friendly shopping experience. 2 u offers unique gifts and free wrapping!
local artists and craftsmen. At the Olive Tree Art Centre, you can purchase trea- sures from the gallery — or create a piece of your own. Grahl Gallery & Framing Studio features original art by local and regional artists as well as full service cus- tom picture framing. For fine alpaca products, check out Jerae’s Unity Alpacas and Lardworks Studio at Lasso the Moon Alpaca Farm. And the High­ lander Gallery features photography, fine art, books, maps and handmade natural products.
Antiques & Vintage Finds
From prim-and-pretty to rusty-and- dusty, there’s nothing like the finds at our area antique shops. You can easily spend a morning scouring the shelves at Blairsville Pickers Barn & Consignment Mall or the Hiawassee Antique Mall. On the Square downtown, Sunflowers Antiques & Interiors is loaded with up- scale gifts and furnishings. For more vin- tage finds, be sure to visit Black and White Market, Blairsville Antiques & Treasures, Cottage Antiques, The Mall of Blairsville and Victoria’s Antique Mall.
Thrifty Shopping
Who doesn’t love a bargain? Weekend Bargains and Treasures is an indoor flea market with permanent and drop-in ven- dors. At the Nifty Thrifty, you’ll find a multi-family indoor yard sale featuring homemade products, vintage/antique items and lots more. Many of the thrift stores serving Union County also sup- port worthy causes. Do your part and shop at 2wice Around, The Humane
The Sawmill Market
   Outfits, Shoes & Accessories
From cardigans and kimonos to jump- suits and rompers, Hello Beautiful Clothing Company has the latest looks. Other don’t-miss clothiers include Britt & Capri Boutique, 15 Below Boutique, and North & Main Clothing Company. You can wrangle up some western wear at the American Cowboy Store or find stylish footwear at Struts Shoe Store. Put your mark on something special with the array of personalized items
at Made with Love Marketplace.
If you hunt, fish or just enjoy the out- doors, Hughes Outdoors Merchandise is the place to go. You can also gear up at Alexander’s Store, Mountain Crossings and Sunrise Country Store. These stores stock everything from hiking boots and socks to maps, backpacks and snacks.
Fun & Unique Finds
It’s easy to find something for the guy or gal who has it all at one of our area spe- cialty shops. Fun and unique finds can be found at Amoree’s, Beautiful Things, Granny’s House, Pappy’s Country Store, Pappy’s Trading Post, Season’s Flurries, Sundance Gallery or Farmer’s Daugh­ ters. For antiques, vintage items and col-
Book lovers can spend a blissful day rummaging through The Book Cellar’s more than 40,000 used books. The young and young-at-heart will love The Doll Shop and Toy Store, which is loaded with books, games and puzzles. When it’s time to celebrate life’s special occasions, stop in Pat’s Hallmark Shop for the perfect card or gift. Then, ship it off with help from Blairsville Pack & Ship or Mountainside Parcel & Post.
Craft Supplies & More
If you’re feeling crafty, you’ll find supplies — and inspiration! — at our many craft- ing supply stores, including ArtWorks Artisan Centre, Fabrics Galore and Quilting Store, Knitter’s Knitch, and Treasured Creations Art Supplies and More. Stop by Southern D’Signs to find out about their next DIY sign painting workshop. Looking for florals? Visit The Flower Garden for fresh blooms. Beau­ tiful Things for gorgeous silk arrangements.
Way-Cool Art
Our area galleries and studios are the place for one-of-a-kind works — from original paintings to pottery and photog- raphy. For instance, Art & Soul Artisan Gallery features the works of over 50
Sunrise Grocery
Rountree’s Furniture & Home Decor

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