Top Choice Clothing in Clayton

Wander North Georgia

What started as an outdoorsy mountain blog and Instagram page has turned into one of Georgia's coolest start-ups. The fantastic T-shirts are the main attraction (it's co-owned by a graphic designer), plus the trucke…
Music in Athens

Wuxtry Records

REM guitarist Peter Buck once worked these hallowed halls of vinyl and CDs, and it is here where he and singer/customer Michael Stipe first forged the relationship that would become one of the most important alterna…
Toys in Dahlonega

Giggle Monkey Toys

If you are toting little ones, do not go in this store. Giggle Monkey's co-owner, Tammy Clower, is a Certified Play Expert and this dizzying wonderland is teeming with extremely well-curated, outside-the-norm toys, …
Arts & Crafts in Toccoa

All Things Currahee

Pop into this charming main-street shop for locally forged arts, crafts and gifts – nearly everything comes from within 100 miles of Toccoa. A few of our favorite things include ceramics, soaps and cosmetics, hand-t…
Chocolate in Dahlonega

Paul Thomas Chocolates

This Florida transplant chocolatier does over 80 types of handmade artisan chocolates. Think delicious sea-salt turtles, wasabi and jalapeño dark-chocolate bark, milk-chocolate S'mores and endless rows of truffles.