Spotlight on Kiawah Island, South Carolina

Just south of Charleston is the beautiful Kiawah Island, home to gorgeous beaches, golf courses and a grand resort. It’s been referred to as the “Hamptons of the South” due to it’s gorgeous mansions, members-only golf courses, and high-end shopping and dining.

Speaking of shopping, we have to mention the fabulous store where you can find our jewelry alongside elegant furniture, bedding, home decor, and gifts. GDC Home is located in Freshfields Village and is the perfect place to shop for your home, for a wedding gift or for our jewelry!


420 Freshfields Dr. 
Kiawah Island, SC


Below are some examples of jewelry you might find in their store and pieces that you will love to wear on your Kiawah vacation! Pineapples are a symbol of sorts in this area of the south, so these intaglios below are perfect!

Our classic coins and bees are also quite popular in the South and the Cicada earrings have been a fun addition to the line.

These fun tassels and seaglass pieces make the perfect accessories for your Kiawah shopping outing.

You’ll find many places to go for upscale shopping and dining in Freshfields Village. You can easily walk the area and see it all or rent bikes at the resort and see it that way.

There are so many restaurants to try in the area too, and you’re sure to find a place for fresh oysters while you are there. To see a full list of restaurants in Freshfields Village click here.

While we love to enjoy the oysters on our plate, we also love it on our jewelry! Check out our oyster pieces below including some new designs with a pearls.

These shells and coastal designs are perfect for your beach getaway.

The beaches in Kiawah Island will be the highlight of your trip. They have 10 miles of pristine beach and is comprised of two areas: East Beach and West Beach. Besides the many private beach accesses available to property owners and resort guests, Beachwalker County Park, located on the west end (West Beach) of Kiawah Island, offers the only public beach access on the island.

In addition to the gorgeous beaches, the golf courses on Kiawah Island are also a huge draw for visitors. The resort offers 5 different courses, which have been hosts to many tournaments including the 2012 and upcoming 2021 PGA Championship.

If you have been looking for the perfect upscale beach getaway, I think you found your place!

Safe Travels,

Susan Shaw Jewelry

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