Shop Local: Visit These Locally Owned Shops in Spartanburg, SC

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Are you looking for places to go shopping 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 or shop local any day of the year, we’ve compiled this list of 40+ local Spartanburg businesses to guide your wallet.

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Gifts & Toys for Kids

Imagination Station
A downtown Spartanburg specialty toy store

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

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

Clothing and Unique Gift Boutiques

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

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

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

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!

Two Doors Down

A woman’s boutique in downtown Spartanburg with seasonally rotating clothing

Spartanburg dining

Gifts for Foodies

Palmetto Olive Oil Co
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. You can also find Spartanburg fav’s Those Pickle Ladies at Blue Moon! 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

Hub City Bookshop store front

Gifts for the Book and Art Lovers

Hub City Bookshop
A 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

Gifts for the Nature Enthusiasts

Botanical Brew
This neighborhood coffee and plant shop is in Lyman

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.

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

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

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Local Experience Gift Ideas

Speed Factory Indoor Karting
Gift recipients of all ages will appreciate a lap around the track at this indoor karting facility.

Experience Gifts in Spartanburg

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.

Other Local Favorite Spots For Picking Out Holiday Gifts

Artists Collective
A Holiday Artists market from November 7th – December 23rd.

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

Stone Lighting
Lighting store in Spartanburg

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

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

Jennifer Curry
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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4 years ago

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