Shopping on the Outer Banks is a five-senses experience! From waterfront boardwalks, sunsets, and resident ospreys to amazing art, jewelry, unique gifts, one-of-a-kind souvenirs, handmade candles, sweet treats, OBX clothing, even dog collars – there’s something for everyone when you go on a beach shopping spree! Locally-owned shops stretch from Corolla to Hatteras, each offering something special that will remind you of your Outer Banks trip for years to come.
Every wall needs a colorful ceramic sea or beach creature to brighten it up! Alice’s Craft Gallery has sea turtles, fish, crabs, octopuses, mermaids, pelicans, several sizes of seahorses, and a smiling sun to shine down on you. Amy Gentry of AMG Pottery hand-crafts each one from slabs of clay and then paints them in a wide array of colors before firing.
World-famous logo-wear from one of OBX’s most iconic landmarks, Awful Arthur’s Beach Shop! The Beach Shop has hoodies, t-shirts, and hats, and while you’re there pick up a gourmet snack and browse their selection of fashion jewelry and beachy souvenirs.
Locally hand-carved waterfowl, shore birds, and other wildlife art. Come to The Bird Store for paintings, prints, and the Outer Banks’ largest collection of antique and new decoys.
The Cotton Gin. Hit the beach or the streets in style with colorful Vera Bradley bags and accessories from The Cotton Gin. While you’re there, shop for a matching outfit, nautical decor and a souvenir bottle of local wine!
Dazzles in Duck: “Over the Moon” stained glass will brighten any room with beautiful colors streaming in your window. Choose from their array of designs and colors and check out their unique selection of jewelry, garden and wall art, and other fun gifts.
What better way to spend a day on the beach than learning the story of America’s lighthouses? Brilliant Beacons: A History of the American Lighthouse by Eric Jay Dolan, available at Island Bookstore, is rich in maritimelore and history, and tells the dynamic story of our coastal beacons with over 150 photographs and illustrations.
Faux leather, three-way adjustable bucket purse. Many colors and styles to choose from at Lady Victorian. See you soon!
Kitty Hawk Surf Company – Sweet Deals on SUPs! Skimboards, surfboards, SUPs, kayaks, and body boards available for sale and rental at each of their locations. New for 2016 – the Hobie Mirage Eclipse Paddleboard. Walk on water with the world’s first stand-up paddle board.
Mustang Sally’s – Slow Your Mustang Down! Easy, breezy, 100% linen dress. Made in the USA. Assorted colors available.
Collared! Dogs enjoy souvenirs from the latest vacation, too. OBXDOG provides high quality collars, leashes and shirts for vacationing dogs and resort resident dogs.
Safe in the sun. From sun protection to sunburn relief, the full-service Sunshine Family Pharmacy in the heart of Duck has what your family needs for a safe summer.
With 14 locations throughout the Outer Banks, Super Wings is the place to find your OBX souvenir! They have hats, tees, sweatshirts, boogie boards, and lots more. Unbeatable prices too!
Urban Cottage is where you can find an assortment of colors and styles of necklaces, bracelets, and earrings from Akola, a non-profit that reinvests 100% of it’s product sales to fund Akola development projects in Uganda & Dallas.
Buzz in for Buzz Off, or any of the many characters, each with its own unique personality, handcrafted in the USA by Carruth Studio. Always find the newest sculptures & perennial favorites for your home or garden at The Wooden Feather Wildlife Gallery.
TarHeel Trading Company Capture the sun! Sun-catchers: the perfect keepsake from the beach. These hand blown glass starfish make any window light up with color and beach memories!
Awful Arthur’s Beach Shop offers a wide selection of fine, fun, and beautiful jewelry. Pick up a necklace, bracelet, or earrings accented with seashells and coastal colors to remind you of your beach vacation for years to come.
Beach Treasures – Larimar is found in only one square kilometer of the world! Said to relieve headaches, ease stress, and even attract one’s soulmate, this rare, blue stone makes a great gift for yourself or a loved one. Come see their jewelry cases overflowing with Larimar and many one-of-a-kind jewelry designs.
Mystic Beauties! Shop The Mystic Jewel’s vast selection of hand-selected, unique & affordable jewelry like these bangle charm brace-
lets by Wind & Fire.
Scarborough Lane Shoppes Centrally located in the heart of Duck, you’ll find gifts jewelry, toys and clothing along with restaurants, sweet treats, and specialty stores.
Tanger Outlet features a variety of brand-name & designer outlet stores. There’s something for the whole family, including clothing and accessories, kitchen ware, and even sandwiches and smoothies. Live music and karaoke on the open deck on weekdays from 6pm-9pm.