the Muncie Digest

Gift Hunting in Muncie: One-of-a-Kind Finds

Are you seeking a break from the typical gifts at big-box stores such as Target or Walmart? If you desire something handmade, one-of-a-kind, or meaningful, explore the charming gift shops in Muncie. You’ll find various options for every occasion –Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, birthdays, weddings, and more. Additionally, by supporting local, you contribute to the growth of our community.  

Country Charm Boutique 

Country Charm, located in the Muncie Mall, has been a valued part of the Muncie community since 1987. This family-owned boutique focuses on offering stylish clothing, accessories, and unique gifts. Explore their Instagram for daily updates, outfit inspirations, and new arrivals.  

The Orchard Shop 

We have another must-visit spot in Muncie – The Orchard Shop. Situated at Minnetrista, this store’s shelves are full of unique Muncie treasures! From Bob Ross souvenirs to Ball Jars and accessories, as well as locally crafted items, there’s a little something for everyone here. Additionally, The Orchard Shop provides grab-and-go food options so you can enjoy a quick snack while you shop. 

Heidi J Hale Designs  

If you’re looking for the perfect gift that’s a special keepsake with a touch of everyday charm, HeidiJHale has what you need. Located in Muncie, their custom-designed jewelry pieces are crafted with high-quality materials and natural stones, reaching customers worldwide. Each piece is handmade by skilled metalsmiths and local artisans in downtown Muncie. Whether shopping for yourself or searching for the perfect gift for a loved one, HeidiJHale Designs and Details has something truly special to offer. 

Caldwell Antique Mall & Flea Market  

Are you on the hunt for antique items? Visit Caldwell Antique Mall & Flea Market to uncover your next hidden gem. With a sales floor spanning 19,000 square feet and over 60 vendors, there’s bound to be something that catches your eye. 

Ed’s Glass & More 

Were you aware that Muncie is home to the biggest variety of candles, glassware, and gift items in East Central Indiana? This treasure trove is none other than Ed’s Glass & More, owned by Ed Caldwell who has been an asset to the store since the early ’90s. Ed took over the business in 2012 from its previous name, Glass & More. Known initially as Indiana Glass Outlet in 1983, it underwent a name change in 2002. They offer various items, from wedding essentials to home decor and memorial pieces! 

Toys Forever Models and Hobbies 

Forever is a comprehensive hobby shop. With over 25 years of service in the industry, the store specializes in RC (Radio Control), Model Railroad, and Plastic & Scale Model Building. It offers a diverse range of games and toys such as Melissa & Doug scientific and educational games, puzzles, and other unique hobby items, Toys Forever has it all. 

Exploring the unique gift shops nestled in the heart of Muncie unveils a world of local treasures waiting to be discovered. Searching for handcrafted jewelry, vintage finds, candles, or hobby supplies? Support Muncie’s local boutiques that offer an array of options for every occasion – you never know what you may find.