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Spotlight On Business: New River Pottery

“Your Home Decor Superstore”

New River Pottery’s Wilmington store is located at 5744 Market Street just one mile north of the I-40 overpass, please give them a call at (910) 791-7522. 

By: Allen Denning
Staff Writer

New River Pottery is the Wilmington area’s “Home Décor Superstore” offering an abundant selection of everything you need to decorate a space from the floor to the ceiling.  From their beginnings more than 30 years ago in Carolina Beach, New River Pottery has grown and grown, now inhabiting a 60,000 square foot home décor super space on Market Street as well as two other locations in Greenville and New Bern, with plans to open yet another store this fall in Jacksonville. 
Those who have been around Pleasure Island for a few decades or more may remember New River Pottery when it opened in Jubilee Park and then their store located in the space beside Ace Hardware.  They moved to their current location in 1993 due to the need for more room to show their ever increasing inventory. 
They now offer what may be the largest selection of home accents and décor anywhere in the Wilmington area as well as seasonal décor selections that are unmatched along the entire eastern NC coast.  You will find that you can always “decorate for less” with help from New River Pottery!
Spring is here and New River Pottery has everything you need to enjoy your patio, porch and backyard in style with all kinds of great outdoor furniture, planters and beautiful pottery.  Their outdoor furniture comes in every shape size and color imaginable to give you exactly what you need to beautify your outdoor space for spring and summer.  They have an awesome selection of cast aluminum outdoor furniture which will never rust which is a huge money saver for everyone living near the brutal salt laden air on the coast!  You can also bring the spring indoors with their brightly colored furnishings, room sized area rugs and so much more!
New River Pottery boasts one of the largest gathering s of silk flowers you will ever encounter, with professional designers always on hand to help you create the most perfect floral designs that look beautiful year round without all of the hassle that comes with trying to keep real plants live and healthy.  Their silk flower selection looks as natural as the real thing yet you never have to worry about changes in temperature, watering, fertilizing or any of the extra chores.  “Our Floral Department is a must see – the spring collection is here…and it is beautiful!”  Of course if you want to add some floral arrangements to your space (live or fake), you will definitely need some beautiful pottery pieces in which you can display them.  As their name implies New River Pottery has all the best pottery you need!  They have “more glazed pottery than you’ll find anywhere!  The latest styles, patterns and colors – all at their everyday low price!”   
People come back to New River Pottery year after year to see their massive Christmas Department that has everything needed to turn your home into a winter wonderland!  Known as one of the largest gatherings of Christmas décor and items you will find anywhere, no holiday season is complete without a trip to New River Pottery.  They also have massive seasonal selections coming in throughout the year for every holiday including 4th of July, Halloween and Easter just to name a few.   
New River Pottery’s Wilmington store is located at 5744 Market Street just one mile north of the I-40 overpass.  They are open on Mondays through Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Sundays they are open from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.  If you have any questions or would simply like to find out more about New River Pottery please give them a call at (910) 791-7522.  You can also find a plethora of great information including pictures of their stock, their weekly circular, invaluable decorating tips from the professionals and directions to the store on their website at  If you would like to keep up with the latest happenings at New River Pottery please find them on Facebook where you will get constant updates on upcoming events, sales and everything else you want to know about New River Pottery.  Don’t forget to find their advertisement in this newspaper for a money saving coupon!  Stop by New River Pottery today and see why they are “Your Home Décor Superstore!”