Delaware River Trading Company, Atlanta March 23, 2010 If I haven’t mentioned it before, I have a sweet tooth. A really bad sweet tooth. It never used to be like this, but the past few years I’ve been all about desserts. I will search this city looking for, as my friend Beth says, a chocolate “safari in my mouth” and Friday (which is now 2 Fridays ago!) I was packed and ready to go. After a quick lunch I was headed over to Chocolate Pink to pick up a treat when I saw these lovelies. Love this print. My sweet tooth took me right to Delaware River Trading Company, a home & lifestyle boutique that’s been featured in numerous national mags. I just found out about the store a few weeks ago so it’s funny I would arbitrarily end up parked in front of it! Carol, Tim & Rosemary were so nice, which was quite a change from some of the other boutiques in Atlanta. I hate to say it, but people can be a bit snobbish here in the “A”, especially if you’re not walking in and immediately dropping a stack of cash. Luckily that wasn’t the case here. There were so many beautiful items in the store, and the owner, Willis Watts is also a designer who’s work has been featured in Metropolitan Home and The New York Times. Loved the studio, loved the people. Here’s more. Love this, and the color just gives it an extra uumph. These shades are perfect complement! Wish I would’ve taken a better photo–these pendants were hot. Love this console with its greek key legs. I’m all about eye-catching mirrors, and I love the size, finish, and texture to this one. Right next door was a chiropractor’s office that had this sign in the window. Love it. If you’re in the Atlanta area and love a great boutique, make sure to add this one to your list! Share this: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related 25 Comments on Delaware River Trading Company, Atlanta Beth@The Stories of A to Z March 23, 2010 at 8:29 am (8 years ago) First, love that you quoted me. Second, oh my goodness! I love this boutique and love that you generously take us along on your outings. The first chandy is gorgeous. I love it! Reply Terry March 23, 2010 at 8:38 am (8 years ago) “so nice, which was quite a change from some of the other boutiques in Atlanta” This is great. Reply Southern Aspirations March 23, 2010 at 8:59 am (8 years ago) absolutely adding to the list. I have their site marked as a favorite but somehow never made it over. Must go! Reply L. Duncan March 23, 2010 at 9:25 am (8 years ago) Love… You find the best places! Reply shari @ little blue deer March 23, 2010 at 9:25 am (8 years ago) Hi Dayka! Lovely blog, glad I found it! I grew up in Atlanta and get back there all the time, I’ll definitely have to check it out. Thanks for the post! Reply Kim March 23, 2010 at 9:30 am (8 years ago) Hey Dayka! You always share the best pictures with us. I’m going to click the link and check out this great place. Oh and by the way, I still can’t get that awesome mirror of yours out of my head! xoxo,Kim Reply Karen@StrictlySimpleStyle March 23, 2010 at 9:41 am (8 years ago) You had me with the first image (the light fixture.) I’m loving the white mirror too. Reply Sharstin March 23, 2010 at 9:59 am (8 years ago) love it all! especially that sunburst mirror. And, hello! love your new blog layout–it looks awesome!! Reply Erika @ BluLabel Bungalow March 23, 2010 at 11:08 am (8 years ago) Glad to know that you can still find southern hospitality in gorgeous boutiques. Thanks for the referral! Reply Mrs. Chic March 23, 2010 at 11:30 am (8 years ago) Those chairs rock! I swear, I saw the same fabric on those chairs on fabric.com!!! I really like the white cabinet with the greek design and the gold pulls – love Reply Tammy@InStitches March 23, 2010 at 12:06 pm (8 years ago) I see lots of lovely things in there. Thanks for stopping by so I could find you, love your blog. Reply AB HOME Interiors March 23, 2010 at 12:11 pm (8 years ago) Love the new look. I so want to get together with you for a shopping day. I LOVE SWEETS! Candy has SUGAR in in…yum! Reply Design Esquire March 23, 2010 at 3:14 pm (8 years ago) Oh my goodness! I love the second image of those two chairs. They would be perfect in my family room! Reply Deliciously Organized March 23, 2010 at 4:22 pm (8 years ago) Oh wow. Loving that console table. So much fun. Such a lovely store! Reply The Misses Says... March 23, 2010 at 5:29 pm (8 years ago) I am enjoying your blog! Great job. Reply ashlina March 23, 2010 at 5:49 pm (8 years ago) man i wished i lived in atlanta right now. Reply InnerDiva March 23, 2010 at 7:48 pm (8 years ago) Long time reader, first time commenter. Since you love sweets, have you checked out the Broke Socialite’s Sugar Coma? It’s a tour of Atlanta bakeries and cupcake spots. That orange chandelier is awesome. Reply Heather March 23, 2010 at 9:59 pm (8 years ago) that boutique is right down the street from where i live. cool store. love your blog! oh, and is the chocolate pink cafe good?? never been, but dying to try some of their treats! Reply Jesse March 23, 2010 at 10:58 pm (8 years ago) Oh such eye candy! So many great pieces! Reply Maria Killam March 23, 2010 at 11:08 pm (8 years ago) That orange light fixture is quite cool! Great post! Reply Destination Seaborn March 23, 2010 at 11:51 pm (8 years ago) Wow…I am so jealous of you gals in ATL! You have the best shops. Thanks for sharing, I’m heading over to see more! Lisa Reply Design Darling March 24, 2010 at 7:50 am (8 years ago) wow! i’ll take one of each pretty please 🙂 Reply Full House March 24, 2010 at 9:44 am (8 years ago) I already told you but Atlanta has style and is on my list of places I want to visit. Reply autumn March 24, 2010 at 9:53 am (8 years ago) can just tell you that you have the BEST taste? good thing we don’t live near each other, or we would have been in a fight over those night stands from your previous post!and i love every single item you showed us from this scrumptious store!*love the new look of your blog, by the way.very, very chic. Reply Dreams of Perfection March 26, 2010 at 12:31 pm (8 years ago) I wish we had shops like that where I am at. I know I couldn’t afford the lint on the rugs, but I would sure go in them to find inspiration. The shops that are about an hour and a half away that look like that are filled w/ the snobbish people you were talking about. I stay clear of those. 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