News & Happenings
Today is Monday, April 24, 2017
What to up date your old furniture? We offer paint classes for the Annie Sloan chalk paint. Classes are 90.00 for a two hour paint class. Our teacher has many years of experience with the paint, and will go over all the tricks to give your old piece a unique and updated look. Come see the wonders of the chalk paint. No sanding, no fuss, just fun! With over 40 colors to pick from it is a great way to add color to any room. To join one of our classes please call the store to have your name added to the list.
Spring Barn Sale May 21st and 22nd
Come see the latest Antiques, Vintage Items and Re-purposed Items In Great Mills 45846B Highway to Heaven Lane 20634. Food vendors will also be attending. Hours May 21 8am-4pm and May 22 10am-4pm
Romano Winery Wine Tasting from Brandywine MD
Come taste the wine from Romano Winery at the store from 10am - 5pm on May 21st
We Now Offer Local Wines
Come in to see what our local wineries are offering.
Don't Forget Mother's Day
Mothers Day is only a few weeks away. We have great gifts for Mom. Stop in and see us
The Apple Basket is a locally owned and operated gift, antique, and fine jewelry shop conveniently located just outside Washington, DC in Southern Maryland’s Mechanicsville, MD, in historic St. Mary’s County.
The Apple Basket owners, Charlene and Nick Tsirigotis, have been in business for over 30 years. Charlene is a self-taught floral designer and antiques dealer who runs this delightful emporium full of general store memorabilia of yesteryear.
The store, originally located in Solomons, is now in Mechanicsville, in a two-story, original 1800s era general store.
The Apple Basket has over 6000 sq feet of space with 13 uniquely themed rooms with giftware and home décor items mixed in with or displayed on the antiques.
Antique & Vintage Jewelry
The Apple Basket has one of the largest selection of antique and vintage jewelry in Southern Maryland. We carry vintage estate jewelry in gold and sterling silver. We also have a large selection of antique and vintage diamond engagement rings.
The Apple Basket
has antique, new, and used jewelry. We carry the largest selection of sterling silver and vintage gold in the area and fine diamond rings.
The Apple Basket has a Buy and Sell policy for previously worn jewelry and antiques.
Kendra Scott Jewelry
Kendra Scott is an American accessories brand inspired by the personal experiences, travel, and sense of community of its CEO and designer, Kendra Scott.
Sorrelli is a family-owned jewelry design company founded in 1983 and based in Kutztown, Pennsylvania.
Sorrelli jewelry is handcrafted from genuine semi-precious stones and high-quality Austrian crystals.
Annie Sloan Chalk Paint
Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® is very easy to work with. It very rarely requires any preparation, such as sanding or priming, and can be used indoors or outside, on just about any surface. It can transform old furniture, walls, ceilings and floors with ease. It's easy, fun and makes amazing results accessible to everyone.
Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Classes
We offer painting classes on how to use the paint starting at $90.00. Classes run two hours and cover how to use the paint, use the wax, different techniques. To get the most out of the Annie Sloan products.
Ladies scarves, hats, costume jewelry, vintage gowns and handbags.
Vera Bradley is a leader in fashionable handbags, accessories, luggage and travel items.
The Apple Basket's collection of home accents are perfect for any décor, and can be found in many of Southern MD's homes.
- Farmhouse Décor
- General Finishes Furniture Finishes
- Crabtree and Evelyn and Camille Beckman lotions and cream
- Mariana Jewelry
- Decorative accessories
- Chandeliers and Lamps
- Mark Roberts Fairies
- Framed artwork
- Tables and Chairs
- Old fashioned candy sold in authentic jars from the original store
- Kitchenware like your grandparents had
- Unique Southern Maryland gifts
- Beach décor
- Antiques and vintage oil paintings
Apple Basket Now Offers Local Wines
Come in to see what our local wineries are offering
Come in soon to see why many of our customers call us a destination store!