One of the largest designer outlet malls in North Georgia is located in Dawsonville. The North Georgia Premium Outlets mall at the junction of Georgia 400 and Highway 53 contains more than 140 retail outlet stores. Well known stores in the mall include Adidas, Ann Taylor, Ashworth Golf, Banana Republic, Bass, Brooks Brothers, Burberry, Calvin Klein, Chico’s, Coach, Gap Outlet, J.Crew, Kenneth Cole, Lane Bryant, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Reebok, Restoration Hardware, Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th, Tommy Hilfiger, Williams-Sonoma and Van Heusen.
Dawsonville also contains antique stores and art stores that display the work of well known painters, potters and sculptors along with a colorful array of Appalachian folk art. Endless Treasures at 8399 Highway 53 East in Dawsonville features an eclectic mix of vintage antique furniture, linens and home accessories. Endless Treasures also sells folk art, floral displays and gift baskets. Another intriguing antique and art store is Simply Sophie at 837 Highway 400 South, which has a wide variety of early American and European antiques, dinnerware and other home accessories, sculptures, paintings and prints.
Located in an historic building in Dawsonville’s Olde Town Historic District, Blackberry Creek Art Studios & Gallery at 74 West First Street is an art studio where people can learn by watching artists at work. Blackberry Creek Art Studios & Gallery also sells etched crystal and glassware, oil and watercolor paintings, original photographs and pottery. Residents of Dawson County who enjoy sewing can shop at Design Find at 671 Lumpkin Campground Road in Dawsonville. Design Find features more than 14,000 sq. ft. of decorative fabrics and unique home accessories.
Shopping centers within 10 miles of Dawsonville
About 7 miles from Dawsonville, Vickery Village Center in Cumming contains over 200,000 sq. ft. of unusual shops, restaurants and offices. Another upscale shopping center in Cumming is Avenue Forsyth. Avenue Forsyth is a 108 acre outlet mall style shopping center with a CVS store, a Disney store, Chico’s, Ann Taylor Loft, Limited Too, American Eagle, New York & Co, Bath & Body Works, Lane Bryant, Francesca’s, Victoria’s Secret, Kay Jewelers, Barnes & Noble, a sushi bar, a Belgian Chocolaterie and many other intriguing stores.