Holiday Shopping For a Beach Lover? Great Gift Ideas Here!

Holiday Shopping For a Beach Lover? Great Gift Ideas Here!

When you live in a place like Topsail Island, your whole shopping list is full of people who love the beach! 

Today's blog will feature a few GREAT gifts that will make your beach-lovin' friends and family smile this holiday season (or any time).

We always try to support our local Topsail Island shops and stores, but you can find most of these items (and more) online. Happy shopping! 

Beach Decor from Mia's Marketplace | Ward Realty

Cute Decor

This one is from Mia's Marketplace, but there are choices all over Topsail Island and online, too. 

Island Dressing | Ward Realty

Local Flavors

These yummy dressings come from Eastern NC! Food is always a great gift. Try salt water taffy, too. 

Topsail Island Coasters | Ward Realty

TI Coasters

These colorful coasters are affordable and practical. Found these on Amazon. Aren't the colors great? 

Swing Bridge Decal Sticker | Ward Realty

Swing Bridge Decal

Your Topsail Island loving friend will love to slap this sticker on the car top carrier. Available at Coral Cottage Boutique

Salty Turtle Beer | Ward Realty

Local Beer or Wine

Have you visited the Salty Turtle Beer Company? This local gem has 4-packs to go - what a great gift, any time of the year. 

Tommy J Designs Earrings | Ward Realty


Local jeweler Tommy J Designer Jewelry offers beautiful work. 

Wine Bottle Stoppers | Ward Realty

Bottle Stopper

Found these at the Bumblebee Market in Surf City! So pretty. 

Topsail Island Ornament | Ward Realty


We discovered this beautiful sand dollar ornament on Etsy. 

Your Topsail Island Shopping List: 

Here are a few more stores & links to help you shop local on Topsail Island: 

Islands Art & Books

Another great shopping option is Islands Art & Books. These items are not just from our island but it's still a great resource for beach themed gifts. Shop online

Island Arts and Books | Ward Realty

What's Cookin' on Topsail Island? 

We also have a great cookbook full of local recipes. It is published yearly by the owners of our local fresh market, Andrew's Produce. Follow them on Facebook to see what's fresh during your stay. 

This cookbook can be purchased online or at the Coral Cottage Boutique in Surf City. 

"If you loved the first cookbook, this one will be your new favorite! This new cookbook is going to feature great recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as delectable desserts. Enjoy amazing recipes from Vanessa Andrews as she includes her family's favorites. Page after page promises a delicious meal that your and your family will love too!" - Andrew's Market

Whats Cookin on Topsail Island | Ward Realty

We hope this blog has been helpful as you round out your holiday shopping list. If you have a beach loving friend or family member, your job is easy. There are hundreds of options that will make their day. Happy holidays from our team at Ward Realty. 

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Holiday Shopping For a Beach Lover? Great Gift Ideas Here!

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