Business Spotlight: The Olive Branch

Business Spotlight: The Olive Branch


The Olive Branch,

Jim Ballew and Carolyn Montgomery, Owners

Tell us about The Olive Branch

The Olive Branch is an eclectic antique/gift shop. We carry a large variety of items as well as Farmhouse Paint to help you re-purpose your favorite piece of furniture.Why did you choose downtown Cartersville?

What was your inspiration for starting? How did you get started?

We love to go to shopping in small towns and go to the locally owned stores. You can always find the most unique items there. So, we decided to open one of our own.

Why Did You Choose Downtown Cartersville? How Long Have You Been In Business?

We love the small town appeal and the friendly people. We have been in business for 6 1/2 years, three of which have been in downtown Cartersville.

What is your favorite thing about downtown?
The friendly people.

What is one thing you want people to know about The Olive Branch?We have gift items for every occasion – i.e. Baby, Wedding, Anniversary, Birthday, or Just Because. We teach paint classes and/or paint furniture for customers. The merchandise in our store changes weekly and sometimes daily.

The Olive Branch is a charming vintage and gift store, including a variety of vendors who offer something for everyone: shabby chic decor, antiques, vintage gifts, handmade goods and lovely farmhouse paint! New items arrive daily, and paint classes are available. At The Olive Branch, we give you the opportunity to shop local and live unique!



Find Jim, Carolyn and the rest of the crew at

18 S Wall Street | (770) 334-2363 | Facebook


By | 2017-10-12T18:30:50+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Business Spotlight, Merchant of the Month, News|Comments Off on Business Spotlight: The Olive Branch

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