To the Moon and Back

Show your valentine you love them to the moon and back with this adorable copper heart necklace

from MimiLu Boutique!


We’ve got you covered!

We have lots of new goodies just in time for the holidays! How beautiful are these hand forged Wrightsville Beach Ornaments from Wendell August? What a fun, unique option this would be for an ornament exchange. (more…)

‘Tis the Season… to Ornament!!

Looking for more ornaments to gift or add to your own collection this year?  Santa’s little helpers have been busy making sure there are plenty to choose from!
How cute are these locally handcrafted shell ornaments from Kismet? (more…)


Easter happens to be one of our favorite holidays here at Blue Moon! Maybe it’s all of the adorable bunnies that hit the shelves, or the sweets that we hold out for all year, or maybe it is the endless crafting opportunities that the Easter Egg supplies. (more…)

Hello Christmas!

It’s the most wonderful time of year again! Christmas is fast approaching and we all know what that means… holiday spirit galore! Secret Santas are just around the corner, ornaments are being traded among friends, and not to mention there are holiday parties to host! (more…)

No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas!

Halloween is just around the corner! Yikes, where has the time gone?! If you’re like me, you might not have the time to spend the weekend elbow deep in pumpkin guts! So I figured I would share a few awesome ideas to deck out your pumpkins with no carving involved! (more…)


It’s official… the witches, ghosts, and candy corn have arrived! Halloween is just around the corner and Blue Moon is fully prepared for the ghoul and goblin lovers to arrive! From scary adorable candy bowls to edible ghost poop, we’ve got you covered! (more…)

Once in a Blue Moon…

It used to be I could only find the perfect gifts once in a blue moon. This is exactly what the founders of Blue Moon Gift Shops were thinking about when they opened their doors almost thirteen years ago. They wanted to create a place where customers could find something special for everyone on their list. If you only find the perfect gift once in a blue moon, why not create Blue Moon Gift Shops! (more…)

Christmas in July with Studio Tree!

Tired of hot and humid summer weather? You’re in luck because it is Christmas in July in the Studio Tree shop at Blue Moon, complete with ornaments and stockings! The handmade goodies are eye catching and unique. It’s the perfect time to stock up for December or pick up a few presents in advance. Coupons are available in the shop, spend 30 and save 5! Certain items are marked down too. Don’t miss out on this great sale! (more…)

Celebrating the Stars and Stripes

In preparation for our own 4th of July plans, we stumbled upon this delicious recipe for Patriotic Punch! In addition to the punch being red, white, and blue, the ice cubes are shaped like stars! I’ve been eying the star-shaped ice trays from The Kitchen Shop at Blue Moon, and now I finally have an excuse to buy them! I can’t wait to wow my friends with this treat! If you want the complete recipe for your celebration head on over to Our Best Bites blog. (more…)