If you are going to visit as a tourist in Maryville, TN, then you should spend at least one entire day checking out the local gift and specialty shops. With a wonderful history that dates back to the earliest days of our nation, the town is dotted with shops selling an incredible selection of handcrafted items, gifts, and can’t go home “withouts.”  Many also offer an amazing collection of antiques from around the area that would look great in your home. Let’s take a quick look at a few of the many shops in town.

The Village Tinker

The Village Tinker is located at 417 W Broadway Ave, Maryville, TN. It’s the perfect spot to go gift shopping for that special friend. Not only does this store have an amazing selection of gift items, collectibles, knickknacks, and more, it has one of the most courteous staffs you are ever likely to come across. Be sure to have those special gifts wrapped while you are in the store.

Dandy Lions Unique Gifts and Stationery

Located at 300 E Church Ave, in the Harper Memorial Library in Maryville’s Historic District, Dandy Lions started out as an in-home stationery business. Since then Joy Forster Carver, owner, and stay-at-home mom has watched her business become one of the best gift and stationery stores in town.  Inside you will find a carefully chosen selection of gifts and stationery for sale. At the same time, you will meet their friendly staff, whose only goal is to provide the finest customer service possible. At Dandy Lions, you’re not just a customer, you are a friend.

The Shoppes at Homespun

The Shoppes at Homespun is located at 1410 Sevierville Rd, Maryville, TN, 37804, in the Old Cherokee Lumber Company building. It opened its doors in 2014. Inside, the building continues to display the original beams, angles, and open plan layout from its original design. Owned by Beverly Sellers and husband Will, the store offers a wide selection of vintage and country primitives, boutique clothing, and creative décor for you to choose from.


Razzberries, the “Chic Boutique”, is located at 220 Court St, Maryville, TN, 37804. It’s the perfect place to find that special someone a unique gift. Inside you can find brands like Frank Lyman, Vera Bradley, TRIBAL, Tyler Candle Company, Bling – Bling! and more. Ladies! For the hottest fashions from the top names in the business, there is only one place to go gift shopping just for yourself; Razzberries on Court St.

This is just a small selection of the many gift and specialty shops in Maryville, TN. Some offer handmade items on consignment from local craftsmen and women. These are still made today in the same manner as they were in days gone by. With so many places to shop and so many items to browse, be prepared to spend a full day wandering them all. Just make sure you leave enough room in your suitcase for your clothes when the time comes to go home!