Gatlinburg luxury rentals are just a few minutes away from the rustic and quaint shopping outlets within the Great Smoky Mountains. There are around 400 shops lining the downtown streets and Parkway; each store has its own unique product that you won't find anywhere else. These stores are a must-visit if you're looking for something out of the ordinary.
You'll be surprised to find a store that sells almost a thousand types of hot sauces or a shop filled with around 100,000 magnets of different sizes, colors and designs. While staying in one of the Gatlinburg cabin rentals, take the time to browse around the shops and find something that suits your fancy.
Smoky Mountain Outfitters: Gatlinburg, Tennessee
For the ultimate hiking gear while trekking the trails of the Great Smokies, you can drop by the Smoky Mountain Outfitters. They carry popular brands in the outdoor industry as well as their own in-house brands. You can shop for tents, sleeping bags, daypacks, technical clothing and other backpacking accessories.
Smoky Mountain Pottery and Gift Shop: Gatlinburg, Tennessee
The Smoky Mountain Pottery and Gift Shop have approximately 100 craftsmen and artists who create the widest selection of pottery items in the country. Along with fine American pottery items, they also sell woodcraft, glassware, soaps and candles. They also accept requests for customized items.
Treasures in Earthen Vessels: Gatlinburg, Tennessee
At Treasures in Earthen Vessels, you can be assured of lead-free glaze pottery items that are also safe for oven, dishwasher and microwave use. Most of the items sold in the shop are made of four solid glaze colors; white, spruce green, blue and burgundy. Their stoneware clay items have unique tiny dark specks.
Foxhill Gallery: Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Aside from the art displays, the Foxhill Gallery also offers workshops on jewelry making, acrylic painting, gourd painting, concrete bird baths, creative concrete and mosaic mirrors. Their wall hangings are sought after by locals and visitors alike. Their famous hand-woven Mountainscapes are sold at $950 while the three-panel Mountain Vista wall hanging is pegged at $1800.
Magnet O World: Gatlinburg, Tennessee
The Magnet O World Store in Parkway houses around 100,000 magnets and the number is increasing every day. Children and adults alike will surely be in awe as you tour the inside of the store.
The Silver Galleon: Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Since 1973, the Silver Galleon has been in Gatlinburg selling the best of American Indian items and paraphernalia. The store boasts of their unique jewelry items that are also hard to duplicate. Aside from American Indian jewelry, they also sell home accessories, wall hangings and personal accents like hats and moccasins.
02 Bead Experience: Gatlinburg, Tennessee
The 02 Bead Experience Store in Gatlinburg offers a huge variety of beadwork items ranging from gemstones, Swarovski crystals to Sterling silver. They also cater to requests to use pressed glass beads, copper beads, bone beads, wood beads, freshwater pearls and Czech beads.
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