Located in Atchison, KS in Atchison County, you will find Favorite Things. Established in 2007, by owners Melissa Noll-Muntz and Karen Noll, Favorite Things was originally called Cottage of Seasons. Melissa made the decision to quit her corporate job and open a small gift shop in her hometown with her mother, Karen, and father, Joseph.
Since Melissa and Karen were born and raised in Atchison, they feel of strong sense of community pride and are very proud to play a role in keeping the local economy vital. They are strong supporters of Shop Local to keep brick and mortar businesses thriving.
Today, Favorite things is located in historic building that was built in the early 1900s on the pedestrian walking mall of historic downtown Atchison. The charming shop boasts of high ceilings of embossed tin tiles, beautiful wood floors as well as shopping space on 2 floors.
At Favorite Things you will find wonderful gift items, clothing, fashion accessories, beautiful vintage pieces, repurposed items, handmade lighting, salvaged items, gourmet foods, and Vera Bradley as well as handmade items from local talent. They love the challenge of taking the old and mixing it with the new. It gives their customers an idea of how their “favorite things” will look in their own home.
At Favorite Things they decorate for each season and their inventory changes with the season as
well. Their handmade lights are a customer favorite. Joseph makes unique hanging
lights out of barbed wire and repurposed materials. His table lamps add that one of a kind look
to any home or business.
There is always something special going on in Atchison and Favorite Things loves to participate
in all the events such as: Witches night out, taste of Atchison, 1st Fridays, ladies night out,
sights and sounds of Christmas, ginger bread contests and many more fun events.
Can’t come to the store just yet? Visit them on the web or check them out on Facebook for a
glimpse at all they have in store for you. Melissa and Karen invites you to stop and exploreall their wonderland of treasures.
Melissa & Karen
welcome you to our shop