Nell Hill’s

Nell Hill’s


16,000 Square Feet of Design Bliss

Founded in nearby Atchison, Kansas, Nell Hill’s has become Kansas City’s most celebrated home designer. Now, the store that’s launched cookbooks, decorating guides–and hundreds of perfect living rooms–has found a second home in Briarcliff Village. Nell Hill’s at Briarcliff offers the same upscale home designs as our original store, but with unique merchandise by a new team of designers. Nationally renowned for rivaling Pottery Barn in class and Martha Stewart in creativity, Nell Hill’s dazzles with 16,000 square feet of unforgettable décor. Merchandise changes each season, so plan to visit often.

Mon-Sat 10am-6pm
Sun 12pm-5pm

Phone: (816) 746-4320



Meet Mary Carol

Mary Carol Garrity established Nell Hill’s in 1981 in an old bank building in her hometown of Atchison, Kansas, naming the store after her maternal grandmother who was an early Kansas pioneer. This landmark retail store has become legendary in the decorating world—more than ninety-five percent of Nell Hill’s patrons travel more than 100 miles to visit Mary Carol at her flagship store.

Mary Carol is one of today’s most sought-after lifestyle resources—with her own series of books, a column syndicated weekly throughout the U.S., a line of home accents carried by 750 stores, and custom paint colors. She has garnered national attention from Forbes magazine, CBS’s The Early Show, NBC’s Today shows, Midwest Living, Country Living, Victoria, and many more. Mary Carol is known for her elegant, but practical tips on everything from holiday decorating to stylish ways to entertain at home, setting tables and displays that wow guests with their inspiration and affordability.

Mary Carol is always available to answer her customers’ questions and offer real-life decorating solutions. She encourages customers to bring pictures of the areas of the home that they are redecorating. She never forgets a face, thrives on meeting people, and is known to always rise to the challenge of helping her customers uncover their own style.