Shopping is one of the most enjoyable aspects of the holiday. When you travel to a unique place as Anna Maria Island, where corporate influences are nil and people embraces the classic beach lifestyle, the store plays an important role in obtaining a full island experience. Almost all shops in AMI continue to be owned and operated, and each has its own unique characteristics.

Here are most artistic and beach shops inspiration in Anna Maria Island:

1. The Hive: The Hive Creations (located at 119 Bridge Street) is owned and operated by two very talented artist. In it you will find hundreds of pieces of handmade jewelry, including pendants and necklaces. The Hive also sells original art, many featuring a fun character inspired sea. If you are planning Anna Maria vacation and looking for a best resort in Anna Maria then you can browse online resources.

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2. Back Alley: The Back Alley (108 Bridge Street) is filled with hand-painted sign, inspirational images, hand-sewn bags, and framed portraits of Anna Maria Island. They also have a coffee and wine bar serving until 06:00 daily. The Back Alley is all about artistic inspiration and embraces the relaxed island lifestyle.

3. Restless Natives: their shelves are lined with original works of great art. From paintings, to drawings and sculptures using recycled materials, you will find hundreds of items that make you think, "How do they do that?"