Shopping

North Bridge Boutique

by admin on March 10, 2015

A new shop in Elkin located at 1330 North Bridge Street, Elkin offers many great gifts including embroidery. Brands such as Buckhead Betties, Mud Pie, Jadelynn Brooke and Simply Southern.  You will find jewelry, bags, shirts, bandeau tops and much more.

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Yadkin Valley General Store, Elkin, NC

by admin on October 27, 2010

Yadkin Valley General Store 302 E Main Street – Elkin, NC – 336-835-1426 Yadkin Valley General Store is a Pennsylvania Dutch style bulk food store (divided into smaller portions). Come in and enjoy our old-fashioned country store atmosphere! Phillip, the owner, will answer all your questions, give you cooking tips and makes you feel welcomed. Some items you will find: Whole Grains, Spices, Amish Deli Cheeses, Trail Mix, [...]

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Blue Ridge Chocolates, Elkin, NC

by admin on October 27, 2010

One great find in Historic Downtown Elkin is a yummy Chocolate Shop.  Located at 225 W Main Street you will see the blue awning welcoming you in. Once I stepped inside I knew that I wouldn’t leave empty handed.  Every piece of gourmet chocolate was laid out so beautifully and there is a wonderful assortment […]

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Antique malls are rather like Forrest Gump’s box of chocolates: you never know what you’re going to get. Some antique malls are dirty and poorly lit, some are craft shops disguised as antique dealers, and some have the same pawed-over and over-priced merchandise that they had five years ago. Fortunately for the thousands of would-be […]

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Historic Downtown Elkin, North Carolina

by admin on October 27, 2010

Change is ever-present, and in the last forty-odd years, that change is very much evident in downtowns all across the USA. Elkin is no exception. Once upon a time, a visit to downtown Elkin could take you to big chain stores such as Belk, Rose’s, JC Penny, A&P and others. Once upon a time, there […]

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Diana’s Bookstore, Historic Downtown Elkin

by admin on October 27, 2010

One of my favorite places to shop while I am in Historic Downtown Elkin is Diana’s Bookstore. On my first visit I was pleasantly surprised when I entered the store.  There were children sitting at two tables, just out of school, reading books and drinking fresh made smoothies and then I turned my attention back […]

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