GREENVILLE — Two sisters are opening a paper items and reward store within the Village of West Greenville this October in an iconic constructing alongside Pendleton Avenue.
Baseball legend Shoeless Joe Jackson operated a liquor retailer at 1262 Pendleton St. from the mid-Nineteen Thirties till his dying in 1951. Since then, different tenants have crammed the house, together with most lately the display printer Lovely Demise, which additionally has a retailer on North Major Avenue in Greenville.
Whereas the t-shirt maker lately left the spot, sisters Kristina Holman and Lia Van Notice’s small enterprise Web page and Submit is getting ready to take over the historic location.
The duo intends for the shop to be a one-stop-shop for folks seeking to get a present, wrapping paper and a card. The shop focuses on paper items like planners, notebooks, notepads, and reward objects by classes and season.
Holman and Van Notice are initially from the Asheville area, and grew-up touring and shopping for trinkets from their adventures that “had been consultant of the place we had been and that had been considerate and primarily not mass made,” Holman stated.
The duo felt there was a distinct segment lacking after they moved to Greenville. The world had reward retailers, however to Holman and Van Notice, they had been geared in the direction of an older technology or had been scattered when it comes to the merchandise they offered.
Holman and Van Notice created a enterprise supposed to match the texture of the Village of West Greenville and convey reward selection to the realm.
Most distributors had been chosen primarily based on their sustainable practices or in the event that they had been minority-owned, so folks can “be ok with your buy however then additionally be capable of put it in a cute bag with a cute card,” Van Notice stated.
Some merchandise will probably be Greenville and South Carolina branded whereas others will mesh with the Village of West Greenville model. If a buyer goes to Village Grind to select up espresso or Rise Bakery for a loaf of bread, Holman and Van Notice “purposefully carried a variety of product that is going to coincide with that.”
“For the espresso lover, for the baked items lover, for the individual getting married, we deliberately are carrying a variety of product that not solely simply is Greenville or South Carolina particular, but in addition companions with our neighbors,” Holman stated.
Web page and Submit will open each its bodily and on-line shops on Oct. 22.
The Village of West Greenville has seen different new companies pop up within the final yr. Vegan bakery Basta opened on Sept. 22 4 shops down from Web page and Submit at 1256 Pendleton St. within the former location of clothes boutique RockerBelles, which relocated to 10 W. Stone Ave.
In March, Julian Loué opened Rise Bakery within the retailer to the fast left of Web page and Submit at 1264 Pendleton St. To the suitable of the incoming paper items retailer, the espresso store Village Grind expanded to include the adjoining retailer for extra seating.
Down the road, a Greenville-based artist is setting up his personal studio that will probably be partially rented by a tattoo parlor.