A casual stroll around Ripley Square will lead you to the Grapevine Village, located at 102 East Jefferson Street. Here to will find a unique shop owned by Mary Jane Brinkley.
In business for 20 years, Brinkley has acquired a varied collection of antiques and other items she offers for sell to her customers. As you enter the store you will see a wooden cupboard from the 1800s. She sells various other pieces of furniture such as this. Among the antique toys, you will find a bright green John Deere pedal truck. In the corner, she offers a selection of glassware and dishes. Across the store are gently used handbags for the ladies, including bags by Vera Bradley. She also offers jewelry. To the back of the store there is a staircase leading to the second floor. Here you will find Folk Art, more furniture and China dish sets for sale. She also offers prints created by her husband.
Brinkley takes pride in what her store has to offer. The Grapevine Village truly does offer something for everyone. Whether customers visit her shop for home décor or to find unique gifts, they will surely find something to peak their interests. Brinkley enjoys meeting customers both young and old. She hopes to not only see her own store flourish but also other local businesses in Ripley to grow.
The Grapevine Village is a gem that can be found only on the Ripley Square. Shoppers can select from furniture and home décor to children’s toys and women’s accessories. Store hours are Monday through Saturday from 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. For more information about the store call 662-837-4080.