Specialty Retail Shopping

Chocolate Smiles – Cary

One of the most unique finds in Cary is Chocolate Smiles, a specialty shop located in the heart of the historic downtown area. Guests are immediately welcomed upon entering by handmade treats and a display case that proudly shows some of the staff’s best work. Patrons can also find collegiate memorabilia and novelty items like mugs, t-shirts, and children’s items. Chocolate Smiles will happily create any item for their guests, advertising specialities for holidays, graduations, birthdays, and more. Chocolate Smiles is located on Chatham Street near the Matthews House.

Capel Rugs – Raleigh

Capel has been serving the Raleigh area for almost one-hundred years. In the early 20th century, the Capel family began its business in Troy, North Carolina. Capel works to produce the finest quality rugs for the area in hundreds of different styles, patterns, and colors. Capel sells its products worldwide, but maintains tradition and roots near the Triangle area.