Outer Banks Photography Shops

The Outer Banks is considered one of the prettiest places in the world, and don’t you wish you could just take it home with you? Thanks to Outer Banks photography you can get pretty close to doing just that. Art galleries, décor stores, gift shops, museum stores, furniture showrooms and more offer professionally done photographs of the Outer Banks in some of its finest moments. Hang a picture of the sun rising over the ocean in your bedroom to make you feel like you’re waking up on the beach. Place a mesmerizing photograph of a heron gliding across the sound over your fireplace to stare at pensively during the winter months when you’re missing the sunshine and heat. Or if you want to preserve some personal moments, there are a few professional photographers on the beach who will give you and your family a private photography session. In 20 years, you can look back on the picture of you and your family standing ankle deep in the surf as the sun sets in the background and remember that great Outer Banks vacation. Check out the below listing to see where you can find some great Outer Banks photography and take a piece of the beach home with you.


Outer Banks Shopping by Area

Corolla | Duck & Southern Shores | Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills & Nags Head
Roanoke Island & Manteo | Hatteras Island | Ocracoke Island

Outer Banks Shopping by Category

Absolutely Outer Banks

Outer Banks Photography
3708 N Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 4.5, Kitty Hawk
(252) 255-1606

Art and function come together at Absolutely Outer Banks, located at milepost 4.5 on the Bypass in Kitty Hawk. With a beautiful and spacious interior, Absolutely Outer Banks highlights the work of local artists with a full collection of handcrafted items that are truly extraordinary, including everything from textiles to soaps, paintings, woodwork, furniture (both new and upcycled), jewelry and more. They also sell some...read more

Art and function come together at Absolutely Outer Banks, located at milepost 4.5 on the...read more

Gulf Stream Gifts

Outer Banks Photography
2512 S. Virginia Dare Trail, The Beach Road, MP 10.5, Nags Head
(252) 441-0433

Gulf Stream Gifts carries a wonderful selection of 14 karat gold, sterling silver and costume jewelry with a nautical flair. Featured designers are Charles Albert, Vera Wolf, Marahlago and Goddess Designs as well as North Carolina artists. Their jewelry features a variety of stones such as larimar, lab opals, amethyst, abalone and turquoise as well as Outer Banks sea glass. Gulf Stream also carries home...read more

Gulf Stream Gifts carries a wonderful selection of 14 karat gold, sterling silver and costume...read more

Miss Kitty’s Olde Time Photos & Gifts

Outer Banks Photography
794 Sunset Boulevard, Suite K, TimBuck II Shopping Village, Corolla
(252) 457-5011

This is something really fun! At Miss Kitty’s you dress up the whole family in old-time costumes, from the silly to the sublime, and pose for a sepia-toned portrait. The antique-looking portraits are ready in minutes, granting immediate satisfaction and giggles. Pets are welcome in the portraits too! Pick out an antique-style frame to add to your portrait’s allure. You’ll be in good hands, as...read more

This is something really fun! At Miss Kitty’s you dress up the whole family in...read more

Muse Originals OBX

Outer Banks Photography
5218 N. Virginia Dare Trail, The Beach Road, MP 2, Kitty Hawk
(252) 256-2091

Muse Originals is a mobile skoolie art gallery in a full-size school bus. The gallery represents 75 local artists in a variety of media such as paintings, photography, blown glass, jewelry, concrete decor, candles and body-care products like goat’s milk soap and lotion. The Muse bus’s home base is at Rundown Café in Kitty Hawk, where you’ll find it on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. The...read more

Muse Originals is a mobile skoolie art gallery in a full-size school bus. The gallery...read more

Nora's Wish

Outer Banks Photography
23772 N.C. Highway 12, Rodanthe
(252) 987-3037

At this tiny cottage shop in Rodanthe, Hatteras native roots are apparent among elegant gifts, original art and rustic vintage items. Stop in to explore an assortment of offerings and village history. Print pictures at the Kodak Kiosk or book a guided history tour. The name honors a beloved Rodanthe resident, Nora Midgett Herbert, who had an abiding wish to open a gift shop to...read more

At this tiny cottage shop in Rodanthe, Hatteras native roots are apparent among elegant gifts,...read more

Silver Bonsai Gallery

Outer Banks Photography
905 S. U.S. Highway 64, Manteo
(252) 475-1413

Start your visit to Roanoke Island with a stop into Silver Bonsai Gallery and its newly renovated space. Renovation due to flooding challenges has brought a beautiful new deck filled with the art of bonsai and a stunning new interior filled with jewelry, local art and fine craft. Creating distinctive jewelry from sterling, gold and platinum, including elegant engagement and wedding rings, and named among the...read more

Start your visit to Roanoke Island with a stop into Silver Bonsai Gallery and its newly...read more

Spry Creek

Outer Banks Photography
1122 Corolla Village Road, Corolla
(252) 453-0199

Spry Creek is one of the highlights of the Historic Corolla Village and is owned by deeply rooted Outer Banker Karen Scarborough Whitfield and her husband, John. In 2004 the couple transformed Karen's father's garage workshop into a surprising gift-and-home accents shop complete with the building's original old bay doors and concrete flooring. Customers are drawn to Spry Creek's jewelry selections, including Outer Banks sea...read more

Spry Creek is one of the highlights of the Historic Corolla Village and is owned...read more

The Island Shop

Outer Banks Photography
107-A Budleigh Street, Manteo
(252) 473-6656

The Island Shop is full of gems. Half of the shop features stylish and comfortable women's clothes, including sweaters, leggings, tunics, dresses and tops in soft, dreamy fabrics. Add to that accessories and jewelry and you've got a one-stop dress shop. Sea glass jewelry is a big seller here, and the local artist who makes it frequently can be found working on site. The other...read more

The Island Shop is full of gems. Half of the shop features stylish and comfortable...read more

Village Craftsmen

Outer Banks Photography
170 Howard Street, Ocracoke
(252) 928-5541

Walking to Village Craftsmen is almost as much fun as visiting the store. It's at the end of live-oak covered, historic Howard Street, about a block from the harbor. This gallery, run by island natives since 1970, features exquisite traditional and contemporary American-made crafts. You'll find pottery, blown glass, stained glass, wooden kitchen items, musical instruments, jewelry in a variety of price ranges, hand-carved birds,...read more

Walking to Village Craftsmen is almost as much fun as visiting the store. It's at...read more