Local Women-Owned Businesses

By: Emily LeBaron

It has never been a more important time to support local businesses, and that is especially true for women-owned businesses. Our city is exploding with amazing companies owned by successful women. Find your next favorite spot below!

Tea and Toast

Who: Kiley Duncan

What: A modern tea shop that sells premium loose leaf tea, as well as small batch tea lattes and tea elixirs.

Where: A pop-up shop that you can find online and around town including Poppyseed Provisions, Louie and Honey’s Kitchen and the Cobblestone Farmer’s Market.

Check them out here!

Louie and Honey’s Kitchen

Who: Naomi and Natalie Gingerich, mother-daughter bakers

What: A made-from-scratch bakery that sells coffee, teas, and decadent baked goods including Amish cinnamon rolls, gorgeous pies and to-die-for cakes.

Where: 401 W End Blvd, Winston-Salem, NC 27101, Historic West End

Check them out here!

Sweet Potatoes Restaurant

Who: Vivián Joiner and Stephanie Tyson

What: An award-winning restaurant downtown serving up classic soul food and unbelievable Southern dishes. Chef and co-owner Stephanie Tyson was among 20 semifinalists nominated for the James Beard Award for Best Chef Southeast 2022.

Where: 607 North Trade Street, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Downtown Arts-District

Check them out here!

Southern Home and Kitchen (SoHo)

Who: Linda Arnold

What: An amazing kitchen-supply and home-decor store. SoHo also offers really fun, private cooking classes of all kinds!

Where: 200 South Stratford Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27103, Thruway Shopping Center

Check them out here!

Fiddle & Fig

Who: Morgan Holt & Jamie Lapp

What: A home goods store with stunning pieces, ranging from furniture to kitchen supplies to home decór.

Where: 403 West End Blvd, Winston-Salem, NC 27101, Historic West End

Check them out here!

a/perture

Who: Lawren Desai

What: A unique theater downtown; the only dedicated year-round art house cinema in the Piedmont Triad!

Where: 311 W 4th St, Winston-Salem, NC 27101, Downtown

Check them out here!

Body & Soul

Who: Dana Suggs

What: A cultural gift store downtown that sells aromatherapy, skincare, apparel, art and books.

Where: 545 N Trade St, Ste. 1H, Winston-Salem, NC 27101, Downtown

Check them out here!

Remedy Apothecary

Who: Gina Garcia

What: A botanical apothecary in Pfafftown that sells homemade bath, body and skin care products and natural remedies.

Where: 4725 Yadkinville Road, Pfafftown, NC 27040

Check them out here!

More Women-Owned Businesses to Check Out…

Mozelle’s: owner, Jennifer Smith

Tiny Plant Market: owner, Katherine Nelson

The Humble Bee Shoppe: owner, Brittany McGee

Doster Paper Co.: owner, Taylor Doster

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