It is always a good time to celebrate the strong female-figures in your life, whether it be for a birthday or a graduation or just because. Put a smile on her face and plan the perfect gift using the Gift Guide for Her.
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. Book a treatment at the new Spa at Selenite for the perfect day.
Local, high-end athletic wear meets curated fitness programs at Fit Atelier in the Design Center. Founded by Brit Morton Turner and Melanie Morton, this homegrown boutique brings chic activewear to women in Charlotte. Don't forget to check out the growing list of fitness classes held in their studio!
With a glamorous yet affordable inventory of clothing and accessories, Five13 Studio provides various shopping experiences including in-store shopping, an online store, wardrobe consultations and personalized boutique appointments.
Founded by native Charlotteans, friends and former UNC Charlotte roommates Scott Wooten, Jerri Shephard, and Christopher Moxley, 704 Shop brings the community together through a shared passion for our city. Show your Queen City pride with Charlotte, 704, and crown-branded apparel and merchandise such as t-shirts, hats, hoodies, socks and more.
Themed around nostalgic moments, Glory Days Apparel offers t-shirts, hats, accessories, and more in retro styles showing Charlotte pride. Owner JD Harris started the business as a pop-up, eventually leaving his desk job to pursue his dream in fashion!
Girl TribeCo. is all about women empowering women, and their flagship shop in South End features their graphic tees, clothing, accessories, shoes, jewelry and additional collections from collaborations with other women-run brands.
This gourmet spice shop carries an assortment of fan-favorite spices (you can’t go wrong with Mt. Elbert’s Seasoning), sauces, extracts, dips, dressings, soups and more. Plus, custom gift sets and Queen City-themed spice blends are great gifts for the cooks in your life.
Located in the Design Center, Petit Philippe is a locally-owned wine shop that offers Western European and West Coast wines by the bottle or case. Explore the unique wine selection, or bring your special someone in for wine tastings Thursday through Sunday!
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
Take a stroll on the Rail Trail and then treat your special someone to a tequila tasting experience at the upscale Mexican restaurant, La Captial MX. There are dozens of tequilas and mezcals to chose from, and you can end the night with crispy, cinnamon-sugar churros. Looking for mocktails, instead? Check out the guide to mocktails in 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.
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.
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. On your “build-your-own” brewery tour, you can also get a great meal, walk along the Rail Trail, take in the public art, and walk from one brewery to the next.