Gift Guide for Him
Make His Day.
Don't know what that special someone in your life? South End has got you covered. From the plant dads to the at-home chefs to the guys who just want to be pampered, find the perfect gift using the guide.
For the Home Improvement Lovers
Mindful Market is a sustainable gift shop offering art and zero waste everyday essentials offering bulk refills and sustainable swaps for bath, body, and home. You can also find plenty of house plants and decor items that are sure to put a smile on anyone's face!
South End's Gift Pick: Plant with Hand-Painted Planter
Frame photos of your favorite memories at Dilworth Custom Framing.
South End's Gift Pick: Custom Framing
For the Guys with the Most Team Spirit
Founded by native Charlotteans, friends, and former UNC Charlotte roommates, 704 Shop celebrates the shared passion for our city through sleek athletic wear designs. Help him show Queen City pride with Charlotte, 704, and crown-branded apparel and merchandise such as t-shirts, hats, hoodies, socks and more.
South End's Gift Pick: CLT Shirt
Themed around nostalgic moments, Glory Days Apparel offers t-shirts, hats, accessories, and more in retro styles. Owner JD Harris started the business as a pop-up, eventually leaving his desk job to pursue his dream in fashion!
South End's Gift Pick: Panthers and Charlotte FC Gear
For the Fashion-Lovers
OMJ Clothing mixes southern roots with luxury lifestyle. Find simple styles made with high quality fabrics and care, or treat him to custom-made clothing.
South End's Gift Pick: CLT Navy Hat
For the Guy Who Deserves to be Pampered
Everyone wants to be pampered sometimes. Treat him to a hot shave at Caliber Men's Grooming and then walk over to Sycamore Brewing once he's done.
South End's Gift Pick: Book a Straight Razor Shave Appointment
Wind-down with a spa treatment at the Spa at Selenite. Choose from a variety of services, including acupuncture, massage, facials, or guided yoga sessions.
South End's Gift Pick: 90 Minute Deep Tissue Massage
Find clean, all-natural beauty, and wellness products at Selenite Beauty. Dedicated to transparency, Selenite aims to guide their guests towards a less toxic lifestyle.
South End's Gift Pick: Cleansing Body and Scalp Polish
Find luxurious robes, skincare, loungewear, and home-goods at Parachute Home in the Design Center.
South End's Gift Pick: Classic Turkish Cotton Robe
Treat him to some self-care products at The Brown Sugar Collab. The shop at The Winnifred is stocked with sugar scrubs, beard oil, and more, all made by local businesses owned by women of color.
South End's Gift Pick: HIM Body & Beard Oil
For the Outdoorsy One
Stop by Allbirds to find him the perfect running, hiking, or everyday sneaker made with sustainable materials.
South End's Gift Pick: Tree Runners
Get him a membership to Charlotte JoyRides so he can always ride in style. It's easy, give him the membership and he can rent an e-assist bike from any Charlotte JoyRides station, all month or year long.
South End's Gift Pick: Annual Charlotte JoyRides Membership
For the Foodies
Head to Savory Spice to make the Mr. Spice Guy in your life happy. From grilling rubs to seasoned salts, there is something that will satisfy every palate at Savory Spice Shop in Atherton Mill.
South End's Gift Pick: Weekend Warrior Spice Set
For all the beer-lovin' guys out there, stop by Pop the Top to shop from a variety of local and regional craft beers.
South End's Gift Pick: His Favorite Six-Pack
For the Guys Who Just Want to Spend Time With You
It's game on! Bring him to Puttery for an upscale mini-golf adventure. Choose from two courses, and sip on craft cocktails while you play.
Craft beer is in South End’s DNA, and the brewery culture is thriving. Each brewery’s unique story is an inspiring example of the adventurous and entrepreneurial spirit of the neighborhood. Take him on a brewery tour and sample the flavors of South End.
Discover local art through South End Interactive, where viewers can scan a QR code with their cell-phone camera and watch a video of the artist, generate site-specific face filters, and explore a 3-D model of the piece.
Learn more about other ways to experience art in South End
The strum of a bass, the beat of a drum, a cheering crowd – nothing quite compares to a live musical performance, especially when you can share the experience. With multiple hosts for live music and frequent festivals, you don’t have to look far to find a show in South End.
Learn more about live music in the neighborhood
Sometimes, you just want to take a walk and talk. Start at Not Just Coffee at Atherton Mill, then walk down Camden Road and explore all of the shops and public art that South End has to offer. End your walk with lunch or a sweet treat at Lincoln's Haberdashery. If you'd rather bike, rent an e-assist bike with Charlotte JoyRides.
See the Guide to the Rail Trail
Everyone likes a good meal. Treat him to a dinner at one of South End's favorite spots and then finish the night with ice cream at Two Scoops Creamery.
See the guide to international cuisine in South End