Sep 28, 2023 - Partners

Local gift shop Paper Skyscraper launches website


Produced in partnership with Paper Skyscraper.

You can now peruse the shelves of Paper Skyscraper from your phone, thanks to the store’s new website.

The story: The shop’s entire inventory is now available online, just in time for holiday shopping.

  • Even better: The site offers same-day shipping, and you can get 20% off online orders using code AXIOS20 through October 31.

The background: The beloved Dilworth gift shop has been a Charlotte mainstay for over 30 years. On the site, expect the same things you find in the store. Here are the highlights.

Paper Skyscraper’s home page.

Charlotte and North Carolina merch

You’ll find tons of locally-focused gifts for the Charlottean in your life, from books to homemade fudge and other snacks to local art.


Goodbye, good luck, congratulations — whatever you need to say, Paper Skyscraper has a card for it. The shop also has a collection of stationery and other paper goods.

Home fragrances

You can never go wrong with gifting a candle. Find options from the famed Volcano brand, soy candles and even a line of candles named for Charlotte neighborhoods, for a more personal touch and a great housewarming gift.


Paper Skyscraper’s library includes coffee table books, popular novels, cookbooks and special interest books.

Novelty gifts

Your next white elephant gift swap just got a lot easier. Choose from hundreds of gag gifts and novelties.

Holiday goods

Need a little help getting into the spirit? Paper Skyscraper carries home décor and gifts for every season. This year’s fall collection features everything from pumpkin spice candles to a spooky cookbook.

Premium gifts

When you’re celebrating a nicer occasion (like a wedding), check out Paper Skyscraper’s collection of high-end gifts, including crystal glassware, home decor and premium books.

Gifts for him and her

If you need a little inspo, starting in the guys or girls category can help you narrow down your search.

Gifts under $30

A little something can go a long way. Find tons of options that make for a thoughtful gesture for any occasion.

See something you like? Order it online before October 31 and get 20% off using code AXIOS20.

Produced in partnership with Paper Skyscraper.


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