Unique Christmas shopping plus a delicious lunch! The gift shops are in the original houses that were once part of Monticello College, founded in 1838. The main gift shop features unique home décor, gifts, clothing, and jewelry. Monticello House has women’s fashions, shoes, handbags, and accessories. Our next stop is 3 Charming Chicks, featuring the most stylish items for your home at reasonable prices. 3 Charming Chicks find estate sale treasures, clean them up, and sell them on the first weekend of the month.