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The holidays have come to Charleston, including the hustle and bustle of getting gifts for those you love. With parties and parades to attend, sometimes holiday shopping can get pushed aside and left until the last minute. If this rings true for you, and you want to get a truly special gift with a Charleston twist, then check out these six places for last minute gifts.
Charleston City Market
One of the best places to find a unique last minute gift in Charleston is the City Market. This historic site is home to vendors that sell a multitude of goods at many different price points. Clothing, food, jewelry, and home goods are just a few of the things you can find at the Market. And there’s nothing more Charleston than a sweetgrass basket from one of the artisans you can find weaving at the Market
For the dapper man on your list, look no further than Brackish. With their famous feather bowties, this is the place to outfit someone who has a need for formal wear. Choose from their many collections of bowties, from Collegiate to Holiday. Along with the bowties, they have pocket squares, pins, cummerbunds, cufflinks and studs and both men’s and women’s loafers.
Dumas & Sons
Another place to get last minute gifts in Charleston for the well dressed man in your life is M. Dumas & Sons. This Lowcountry legend carries everything a man might need from brands like Southern Tide, Charleston Khakis, Bonobos, Barbour, Citizens of Humanity, Sperry and many more. From head to toe, you’ll be able to outfit that special man on your list in style.
If you know someone who loves cooking fine meals, then head to Le Creuset on North Market Street. From their classic dutch ovens to pie pans and everything in between, this is the home chef’s dream cookware and bakeware. In beautiful styles and colors, this is a gift that will be used for years and years to come.
The Charleston Museum
For the history buff in your life, The Charleston Museum isn’t just a good place to visit now and then, it’s also a good place to get gifts. Books about Charleston history and other Lowcountry themed gifts are the perfect options for that last minute gift.
If you have someone on your list that loves living in the palmetto state and likest to show it, Palmetto Moon is the perfect place to snap up a last minute gift. It’s also the prime spot to shop for any Clemson or South Carolina fan. Gifts that can be personalized, apparel and accessories are all available at this last minute shopping spot in Charleston. And with several locations throughout the Lowcountry, it’s convenient to shop there no matter what part of town you’re in.