Not every visitor to the 30A area is a beach connoisseur, if you can believe it! While most seek out the clear blue waters and soft sands to bask in the sun all day, many visitors migrate to our coastal area are in pursuit of something a bit more tangible: souvenirs. Be it a graphic tee, a "Grayton Beach" magnet, or even large scale décor, the hunt is on for the perfect purchase!
We get it: Retail Therapy is real! We all know the excitement of entering a boutique with hopes of finding that perfect thing, letting us bring a little bit of the beach back home with us. So in the spirit of southern hospitality, here is a list of several noteworthy boutiques and shops to consider on your travels through 30A!
1) Nautical Treasure - Filled with treasure themed souvenirs, you are sure to leave with a bag full of goodies.
2) Maui Nix Surf Shop - Perfect for any surf enthusiast, this shop also sells skateboard items.
3) Flutterby Antiques - This Destin classic has one of a kind pieces for the antique collector.
4) Old Time Pottery - This store is a one stop shop, with an inventory that ranges to cover every shopping need!
5) Frill Seekers Gifts - This beloved gift shop has been named "Best Gift Shop in Destin" year after year!
Fort Walton Beach
1) Artesano - This lovely shop displays and sells work by local artists
2) Vintage Barn - A paradise for the antiques collector at heart.
3) Bobbi's Emporium - Enjoy the range and selection of this Fort Walton Flea Market!
4) Tropical Trends - This fun gift shop is found on the Board Walk on Okaloosa Island.
5) Rainbow Shops - This women's thrift store is a great stop for the avid thrifter.
1) 2nd & Charles - This novelty bookstore and gift shop is a must see.
2) Disney Store - Shop from all of your favorite Disney movies and characters!
3) Favori Boutique - This lovely boutique has the perfect fashion essentials to incorporate into any look.
4) La Luna Children's Boutique -Help your kiddo choose from the adorable selection of one-of-a-kind pieces.
5) Sea and Sand Jewelry - Leave the Emerald Coast with the perfect glittering reminders of your times at Miramar Beach.
Santa Rosa Beach
1) Coastal Paradise - This beach clothing shop is stocked with souvenirs and beach essentials.
2) Boca Boutique and Galleri - Browse through their carefully curated selection of clothing and collectables.
3) He Said She Said - With a strong southern style influence, this Santa Rosa boutique is sure to have you carefully go through rack after rack.
4) Golden Sea Shell - A one-stop-shop for all of your 30A souvenir needs.
5) Sundog Books - Grab the perfect read for hours in the sun, keep as a reminder of those hours!
There is a plethora of fantastic stores and shops that are sure to charm and delight. From bookstores to flea markets, thousand's of treasures await discovery. Each time you look at your find, you will be reminded of all the wonderful memories you made along our sunkissed coast.
When you visit 30A, you leave a bit of your heart behind when you go home. Why not take a piece of paradise with you as well?