Shop Small This Holiday in Dublin, GA

Shop Small This Holiday in Dublin, GA

Get all your holiday shopping squared away when you spend a cozy winter’s day in Dublin, GA!

Words by Laura Drummond

The holiday cheer is here in Dublin! This delightful destination in the heart of Georgia is also the perfect place to get your holiday shopping done all at once. Dublin is home to all sorts of sweet and special shops, where you’re sure to find distinctive gifts for everyone on your list. Not to mention, you’re supporting the independent, small businesses that make this town so charming.

Grab your cutest coat and snuggly scarf and stop by Society Kaffee for a warm beverage to sip and a sweet treat to sample. Then stroll along the streets of Downtown Dublin for the most enjoyable holiday shopping experience you can imagine!

If you don’t want to venture out when the weather is nippy or don’t have time this season for an outing in Dublin, you can still support these small-town businesses by shopping their online stores. Take a look at some of our favorites—we’ve even selected some gifts we know you’ll love! 

Hello Sunshine Co.
Featured Gift: Sequin Circle Drop Earrings

This shop will surely have something to put a smile on your face! From babies to grandparents, Hello Sunshine Co. has a gift to match any age, stage, and interest. Think assortments of candles, blankets, and bath care for all things cozy. Or hearty helpings of local food items, aprons, and kitchen accessories for the foodie in your life. They even carry gifts for pets! They’re all about helping you give a gift with purpose, and many of the items are handcrafted by local artisans and have portions of their proceeds going to help nonprofit organizations. If you’re not sure what to choose, the folks at Hello Sunshine Co. can create a Box of Sunshine filled with goodies tailored to your special someone.  

The Exchange
Featured Gift: Nutcracker Oyster Shell Ornament

With an abundance of festive clothing and party supplies, The Exchange has everything you need to get into the holiday spirit. They also have plenty of plush gifting ideas for all the ladies in your life—from bags and travel tumblers to baubles and bangles. This lifestyle boutique specializes in women’s and girl’s clothing, accessories, and gifts. They search far and wide to bring the most exceptional gifts to their 9,000-sq-ft. retail space and online shop. If you’re looking for an out-of-the-ordinary present for your mom, bestie, or tween niece, you can find it at The Exchange.  

Southern Flair Market
Featured Gift: Cactus Keychain

Southern Flair Market is your convenient one-stop-shop for all things Christmas. During the holiday season, the store is bursting with holiday décor and fully decked-out Christmas trees. For extra-special stocking stuffers, see their selection of ornaments and holiday earrings handcrafted by Georgia makers. They also have a substantial selection of furniture and home goods. Showcasing the best of Dublin, this boutique puts the spotlight on local vendors, offering gifts for the whole family from local suppliers and artisans.

Mint Boutique
Featured Gift: Meredith Pom Pom Sweater

Whether you’re shopping for yourself or a loved one, Mint is one of the most unique spots in Dublin for women’s apparel and accessories. This bright boutique boasts beautiful pieces, hand-selected by owner Kelly Hightower. From the approachable ambiance to the splendid selection, the shop’s mission is to help all women feel confident in what they wear. In addition to playful and practical pieces, Mint also carries a selection of accessories and gifts—think snuggly socks, handy headbands, and bubbly bath balms. If you can’t make it into the shop, the online store updates with new arrivals every Wednesday evening.