Visitors Guide to
Specialty Shops
in St. Charles, Missouri
  St. Charles has a rich and vibrant artist community. Many stores and studios can be found in the area particularly in historic downtown St. Charles and Augusta. The Foundry Art Centre in St. Charles has 20 working art studios where visitors can watch the creative process and buy art directly from the artists. Click here for a list of artists at the Centre. For additional shopping opportunities visit the St. Charles County Shopping page.
   
Art Glass Array
501 N. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO
636-724-0288
  Art Glass Array is a warm glass studio and gallery. Art Glass Array offers a full line of fusing supplies as well as a range of classes for those beginning in fused glass, as well as those who are ready to take their work to the next level using advanced techniques.
Canine Cookies N Cream
Dog Bakery

822 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-443-2266
  Canine Cookies N Cream Dog Bakery features all natural bakery-quality treats, K-9 cakes, K-9 ice cream, K-9 kandy, and unique gift items. All dogs are welcome to visit our shop.
Cassandra Erin Studio
112 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-573-0133
  Cassandra Porlier and Teri Sallee are traditionally trained metalsmiths who specialize in personalized custom jewelry – “your handwriting, your message”. Their studio carries an eclectic mix of the best local artists and their work has been featured in several “Best of Missouri” art shows.
Cobblestone Cottage
803 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-949-0721
  Cobblestone Cottage features Colonial & American Country furniture including handmade Windsor chairs, upholstered settles. Period lighting-chandeliers, lamps, & sconces. Pewter, redware, hand-stenciled floor cloths, coverlets, & historical prints.
John Dengler Tobacconist
700 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-946-6899
  Although not as old as the Farmer's Home building which it occupies, John Dengler Tobacconist since 1917 is one of the oldest tobacco shops under continuous family ownership in the United States.  It has, for almost a century, provided its patrons with the finest in imported pipes, tobaccos, cigars and smoker's requisites.
Di Olivas Oil & Vinegar
617 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-724-8282
  Di Olivas is the St. Louis area's premier olive oil and balsamic Vinegar tasting emporium. Di Olivas was founded to bring you the freshest and best extra virgin olive oils, balsamic Vinegars as well as other gourmet foods from around the world.
Double K Leather
205 N. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-493-1833
  Double K is a custom leather store, leathercraft supplies, leather repair, and wholesale leather distributor. Double K’s commitment to the customer has always been to listen, learn and provide the best service,quality, value and options in leather and leather craft supplies.
Driftwood Music
1106 N. 2nd Street
St. Charles, MO
314-285-1904
  Driftwood Music is an old timey music shop in St. Charles, Missouri. Down the road from old town Main street in the Historic Frenchtown District, and a stone’s throw from the Missouri river, this quiet spot at the end of the trolley line specializes in vintage instruments, quality repairs and restoration, and top notch lessons and instruction. Our shop space is also an intimate listening room, hosting amazing local talent.
The Enchanted Attic
304 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-949-9502
  Come to The Enchanted Attic and experience a mystical little shop where fairies and angels peek out from the shelves, and crystal balls reflect the sunlight from the windows. The shop carries filled with unique gemstone jewelry, metaphysical books, incense, candles, oils, herbs, and treasures from around the world.
The English Shop
423 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-946-2245
  Since opening in 1984 the English Shop has become the largest selection of imported British foods, sweets, and gift items in the Midwest. They carry a wonderful selection of British teas, Guinness and English Football gifts, Kiltman work kiltsn and fine English china.
European Accent
426 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-724-7677
  European Accent is housed in a beautiful historic building filled with ladies fashion items, jewelry, home decor, and florals. European Accent is St. Charles' favorite Vera Bradley & Trollbeads store.
First Capitol Trading Post
207 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-946-2883
  Located directly across the street from Missouri's First State Capitol building First Capitol Trading Post features the finest in jewelry and gifts featuring Pandora Jewelry, Swarovski Crystal, Lladro, Disney, Precious Moments, Jim Shore, Christopher Radko, Hummel, and more!
The Flower Petaler
620 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-946-3048
  The Flower Petaler features home decor and accessories, framed art & mirrors, Camille Beckman, Thymes, silk florals, wreaths, seasonal decorations, jewelry and more.
Framation's Custom
Framing & Art Gallery
218 N. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-724-8313
  This local art gallery hosts the work of over 20 area resident artists as well as providing a venue for rotating shows including juried exhibits and show with featured artists. In addition to new shows monthly Framations offers custom framing services and frames. prints, notecards, and more are available.
The Glass Workbench
318 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-946-2002
  Established in 1975 The Glass Workbench carries a complete line of stained glass and fusing supplies, over 500 different colors and textures of stained glass, makes custom made windows, lamps, blown glass and stained glass gifts. They also feature stained and fused glass classes.
Grandma's Cookies
401 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-947-0088
  Grandma’s Cookies has specialized in freshly-baked, one-of-a-kind cookies since 1976. Voted #1 Dessert and #1 Specialty Shop in St. Charles County!
Holiday House
612 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-946-3048
  Holiday House carries holiday decoration collections including Radko, Old World, Fontanini, Peggy Karr, AnnaLee, Byers Choice, Joan Baker, Mark Roberts Fairies, Department 56, and much, much more.
The Homestead
506 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-946-2700
  You will enjoy The Homesteads ever changing inventory from Primitive to Country to Traditional.  Their friendly staff is eager to help whether you are looking for that decorative touch for your home or a gift for someone special.
Jake's On Main
136 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-724-9992
  Jake's On Main is your greater St. Louis area Life is good® Genuine Neighborhood Shoppe. Dedicated to spreading optimism and good vibes through top-quality merchandise designed for the casual lifestyle. Jake's On Main carries comfy clothing for adults and kids as well as other accessories.
Jansens Clocks
608 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-949-0033
  This clock shop features rhythm motion clocks as well as Howard Miller Grandfather, Wall, and Mantel clocks. We also carry sports merchandise for Mizzou, Cardinals, and the Blues.
Laura's La Petite
709 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-724-4207
  Visitors will find whimsical treasures, vintage and retro pastimes and pretensions at Laura's La Petite. The shop carries LaTeDa jewelry, Williraye, McCall's candles, offering Breast Cancer awareness selections. You will also find Missouri creations by Laura, Karen, and friends.
Lewis & Clark Trading Post
1050 Riverside Drive
St. Charles, MO
636-947-3199
  Unique items for all ages are available in the gift shop at the Lewis and Clark Boat House and Nature Center. The shop also has a good selection of books of all reading levels. Titles include those related to Lewis and Clark, general history, local interest, and nature.
Little Hills Cottage
335 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-925-0622
  Look for the white cottage for all your unique jewelry and gift needs. Little Hills Cottage is open on weekends only.
Little Hills Wine Shop
710 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-946-6637
  Little Hills Wine Shop is the exclusive source for all Little Hills Wines. They also have a large selection of wine accessories for all wine lovers. We feature Missouri wine home decor, baskets, custom labels, and customers can visit our tasting room.
Main Street Books
307 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-949-0105
  Main Street Books is cozy, warm, and independently owned. They specialize in local history and guidebooks, Western history (including Civil War and Lewis and Clark) and children's books, but their store inventory includes all categories including selected used books. They also host two book clubs each month and frequent special events.
Main Street Marketplace
708 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-940-8626
  While visiting this shop, enjoy sampling dips, mustards, sauces and a variety of Missouri made products. Main Street Marketplace stocks an extensive line of spices, seasonings, grilling sauces, coffees, teas, jams, jellies, and specialty salts. In addition they carry candles, florals, Americana, primitive country, and seasonal décor.
Maison Rive
603 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-940-0266
  Estate buyers of gold, silver, and coins. Maison Rive also buys used and estate costume jewelry as well as sterling flatware and .999 bullion bars in gold and silver.
Memories In The Attic
328 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-946-3833
  Visitors to this store will find quilts, Lee Middleton and Ashton Drake Dolls, Adora Dolls, fabric purses, doll house furniture, and Bearington Bears.
MOss
329 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-410-0625
  MOss offer original custom design, custom printable clothing and accessories, and personalized embroidery, alterations, souvenir Clothing, Silver Jeans and other one of a kind clothing,  Accessories, gifts, and graphic designs are brought to life on printed items.
Native Traditions
310 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-947-0170
  Original Native American paintings, sculpture, pottery, kachinas, jewelry, and Taos drums. Featuring magnificent burlwood furniture, Mill Creek Studios and Minnetonka Moccasins.
Nic-Nac Stop
41 s. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-493-9626
  Find hand crafted unique items for all occasions including baby gifts, unique jewelry and purses, throws, and hats.
Olde Towne Spice Shoppe
334 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-916-3600
  This family-run spice shop seeks to bring affordable, fresh and quality ingredients for your cooking, including food spices, teas and gourmet food items. Their barbeque rub made especially for ribs is award-winning. Other items like fresh vanilla beans, seasonings blends, Greek seasoning and bulk teas always bring our customers back.
Ooh La La
703 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-940-2020
  This ladies boutique offers unique items at fantastic prices. Ooh La La’s carries clothing for ladies and children, jewelry, handbags, shoes, and gift items.
Provenance Soapworks
311 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-577-1972
  Provenance Soapworks features handcrafted soaps and natural beauty products. All items are made in small batches to ensure the highest quality product. You are invited to see for yourself.
Riverside Sweets
416 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-724-4131
  This shop features handmade candy cooked while you watch. Fudge, brittles, caramel, toffee, chocolates, and much more. Riverside Sweets also serves ice cream, shakes, hot and cold drinks and has a selection of seasonal home decor.
Rock Paper Scissors
721 S. 4th Street
St. Charles, MO
636-699-7573
  Rock Paper Scissors carries a large assortment of invitations, announcements, ribbon, and specialty paper.
Scentchips St. Charles
612 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-916-5600
  Since 1979, Scentchips has been hand poured in San Antonio, Texas, using only the finest ingredients. At Scentchips St. Charles they carry a large variety of tea light and electric warmers, including seasonal and unique items. You can design your own mixtures or they can help you choose a fragrance.
Secondhand Chic Marketplace
910 N. 2nd Street
St. Charles, MO
636-294-3516
  Secondhand Chic Marketplace carries unbelievable prices on used and re-purposed furniture, home decor, jewelry, purses, clothing, books, lamps, tables, wall art, antiques, florals, chandeliers, crystal, wicker, mirrors, dishes, architectural pieces, collectibles, and more.
Serendipity Gifts
701 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-757-3736
  Personalized gifts are our specialty! Serendipity Gifts is your St. Charles retailer for Simply Southern Tees. They also offer monogram clothing including Charles River rain jackets, sweatshirts, pullovers and more. They love creating custom monogram jewelry. And stop in to see their selection of St. Louis Cardinals and Blues shirts and accessories.
The Tintypery
510 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
636-925-2155
  The Tintypery is an Old Time photography studio that has been providing Old Time photos for over 30 years. They provide authentic costumes and props from the 1860′s through the 1930′s. In about 15 minutes you’ll be transported to an era past and back with a photo to prove it.
Toodaloo
201 S. Main Street
St. Charles, MO
314-614-4665
  Toodaloo carries hand painted gifts, home décor, vintage jewelry, furniture, and more.
   

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