About Us

The Mercantile at Back Creek opened its doors in Chesapeake City in 2019. We are a gift and home goods store that specializes in unique items. We carry everything from baby clothes to chalk paints. 

Scroll down to see some of our most popular brands. 

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The Busy Paint Brush

Artist and shop owner Susan Russell creates unique and colorful furniture finishes on vintage finds. Her mostly floral canvas art will make you smile. Contact us today to learn more about her custom work. 

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Inis

A sparkling, clean unisex fragrance that captures the feeling of a perfect sunny day by the sea, Inis is a boutique brand favourite around the world. Light and invigorating, the scent of Inis has an extraordinarily wide appeal to all ages, and to both women and men.

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Debi's Design Diary

We use only the highest quality NO VOC pigments in the industry.  DIY Paint ™ is velvety soft, lusciously creamy, and creates a luxurious color dimension you have to see to believe.  DIY Paint ™ is eco-friendly containing only (9) nine total ingredients, all-natural clay, and chalk-based paint.

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Powder

Created in 2009 by award-winning Design Director Lisa Beaumont, Powder has since grown a reputation for creating unique accessories that women just love to wear!

Collections are fabulously wearable, evoking both glamour and fun. Powder’s beautiful bespoke packaging makes their products perfect for either gifting or simply treating yourself.

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Jelly Cats 

The full range of Jellycat soft toy silliness! Explore all the quirky cuteness from the creators of the softest toys you have ever hugged, cuddled and adored. Established in London in 1999 and launching many new soft toy designs every January and July, there is always something original and quirky yet incredibly soft and sumptuous to find at a Jellycat jamboree! Irresistibly cuddly, sophisticatedly silly, hilariously humorous, a perfect gift for all ages!