10 amazing shops in Starkville for the perfect retail therapy weekend


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Time to go on a shopping spree in Starkville. Photo via L.A. Green Starkville

When it comes to a weekend vacation, shopping is a must. I love wandering down the streets of new cities, browsing boutiques and snagging one-of-a-kind staples you can only find there. So, if you’re looking for the perfect getaway with the girls, with a shopping experience like no other, it’s time to make the short 2.5 hour trip to Starkville. But don’t stress on the planning, we have your itinerary set so you can shop until you drop.

For a brand new wardrobe

1. L.A. Green

Stay in style with winter staples when you shop in Starkville. Photo via L.A. Green

To start off your shopping journey head to Main Street in the heart of Starkville to check out L.A. Green. This boutique has all of the best styles when it comes to clothes, shoes and accessories, so you can keep your closet up to date with the latest trends.

They sell nationally recognized brands like Free People and Dolce Vita as well as exclusive items you can only find in-store.

2. George-Mary’s

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Find the cutest new outfits at George-Mary’s Photo via George-Mary’s

If you love minimalist fashion with basics you can mix and match to make dozens of classic outfits, George-Mary’s is the place for you. This cozy boutique is also on Main Street and should be your next stop for wardrobe-essentials. Pick out stunning sweaters, pullovers, jackets and boots to create a winter outfit on par with big-city street style.

3. Maroon & Co.

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Get the best gameday gear at Maroon & Co. Photo via Starkville Tourism

Maroon & Co. is ready to deck you out in team colors for your next gameday in Starkville. This is the place to get all the coolest Mississippi State football gear from shirts to hats to their signature cowbells. So don’t forget to stop by this incredible gameday gear spot if you want to support the Bulldogs in style.

Shop gifts and beauty

4. Dunkington Art & Jewelry

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Find beautiful art and accessories at Dunkington when you shop in Starkville. Photo via Starkville Tourism

Dunkington Art and Jewelry is known as Starkville’s Most Unique Boutique for a reason. They focus on selling art pieces, jewelry, and accessories that are custom, handcrafted, painted, or created in original ways. If you’re looking for a statement piece that no one else will have, Dunkington is the place to find it.

5. Magnolia Soap and Bath Co.

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Find the best smelling soaps and salts at this Starkville shop. Photo via Starkville Tourism

When you walk past Magnolia Soap and Bath Co., you won’t be able to help yourself from going inside. The sweet smell of natural soaps and body butter will all but carry you through the door where you’ll see colorful displays of dozens of products. With scents including birthday cake, mango, bourbon and pine, there is something there for everyone.

6. State Floral

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Shopping in Starkville isn’t complete without some fresh flowers to take back home. Photo via Starkville Tourism

Step through the doors of State Floral, and you’ll be met with the scent of fresh flowers and beautiful gifts adorning the walls. Show someone special you care or treat yourself to a beautiful bouquet because you deserve it!

They have elegant arrangements for every occasion, and each bouquet is handcrafted with its specific recipient in mind—so you’ll always get something original.

7. Merle Norman & Luna Bella

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Find your new look while you are shopping in Starkville. Photo via Starkville Tourism

Enhance your natural beauty at Merle Norman, full-service skincare and cosmetic studio in Starkville. Whether you’re looking for a new lipstick shade, eye shadow or face mask, the Merle Norman team is there to make sure you leave feeling your most confident.

Looking for more than makeup? Pop over to their gift shop, Luna Bella, for home fragrances, vintage jewelry, candles and more.

Shop vintage + home

8. Liza Tye & Company

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Find your new favorite piece of home decor. Photo via Starkville Tourism

Liza Tye is like an antique shop and a flea market came together in perfect harmony. This cute space is made up of dozens of vendors selling everything from furniture to jewelry to home decor. So if you love a shopping experience with a lot of options and exploration, this is a must-visit spot for you.

Shop music + games

9. Scooter’s Records

Find records new and old. Photo via Starkville Tourism

Bring back a new album for your record collection and don’t miss out on all of the vintage vinyls at Scooter’s Records. Browse everything from Pop to Indie to Rock with thier large selection of records both old and new.

10. Disc and That

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For all our frisbee lovers this is a must. Photo via Disc and That

Calling all disc golf lovers, this store is a dream come true for you. Disc and That is your one-stop-shop for limited discs, outdoor games and disc golf equipment.

Go discover the amazing shops of Starkville for yourself, and keep up with all the fun things happening at Visit Starkville’s WebsiteFacebook and Instagram.

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