Shopping in Highlands NC and Cashiers NC

Scroll below to search for locally owned boutiques featuring apparel, antiques, jewelry, home accessories and specialty boutiques in Highlands NC and Cashiers NC.

Acorns Trunk Shows

Acorns Boutique sets the pace for a busy Summer Season with its calendar of trunk shows.

Mind, Body & Soap

The fragrant products of Yellow Mountain Garden evoke a welcome return to a simpler, healthier lifestyle.

Her Artful Journey, Dawn Laughlin

All of Dawn Laughlin’s creations are infused with carefully-honed craftsmanship and a healthy dose of whimsy.

Decor Trends Are Shifting

Visions of the ideal mountain home no longer revolve around twig and bark with massive leather sofas and bearskin rugs. Fresh, clean modern lines are showing up everywhere.


Is it true that people come to the mountains to shop? You bet! Most stores in the Highlands-Cashiers area are owner-operated. This means enjoying a level of personal attention unheard of at the mall. Many businesses have been here for decades and have become a destination for generations of shoppers.

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Terry Barnes Fine Art Photography
Highlands, NC | Website
Fine Art Photography  more
The Blue Elephant
Highlands, NC
The Blue Elephant of Highlands, NC is a consignment studio that offers a wide selection of quality furniture, home décor, and fine clothing at affordable prices.   more
The Book Nook
Highlands, NC | Website
The Book Nook, nestled in a corner of The Toy Store, is an easy destination for literary delights.  more
The Bookworm
Highlands, NC
The Bookworm is a used book store that supports the Hudson Library, part of the Fontana Regional Library.   more
The Brier Patch
Highlands, NC
The Brier Patch sells fine antiques, decorative accessories, needlepoint and home furnishings, as well as a large selection of permanent flowers designed by William C. Wood. Exclusive area retailer of plein air impressionist paintings by Jo Ann Williams Walker  more
The Carolina Gallery
Highlands, NC
Inviting, spacious, and imbued with excellent natural light, The Carolina Gallery of Fine Art is located on the upper level of Mountain Brook Center. There is ample parking available off Carolina Way.   more
The Corner Store
Cashiers, NC
The Corner Store carries a wide variety of toys, costumes, travel accessories by Reisenthal (folding nylon bags, backpacks, rolling bags), greeting cards, jewelry, baby clothing, “reader” sunglasses, and pottery plus more.   more
The Dry Sink
Highlands, NC | Website
The Dry Sink is located on Main Street in Highlands, North Carolina, and have been in existence for over 40 years! Every year, more people “discover” Highlands as they meander through the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina.  more
The Exchange
Highlands, NC | Website
Name brands, Bill's Khakis, Allen Edmonds Shoes, Ballin trousers, St. Croix, Robert Graham, Scott Barber, Remy Leather and Torino Leather.   more
The Food Pantry of Highlands
Highlands, NC
The mission of the Food Pantry of Highlands is to provide nutritious food to anyone who meets the income eligibility guidelines for USDA food. In the winter months, the economies of Highlands and Cashiers slow to a standstill. This, combined with increased heating costs, drains funds from the family budget that would normally be spent on food.  more