Dustin Billings said when she and her husband, Tyler Billings, were deciding where to open The Sweet Shop, they determined their hometown was the perfect location.

“We live in Highland Village, and our kids attend school here,” Billings said. “We love this community and knew we wanted to have a store in Highland Village. Bowery Park seemed like the natural choice. It's in a great location with a lot of other phenomenal businesses.”

Billings said The Sweet Shop will carry a large assortment of bulk candy as well as unique and trendy candies and an assortment of chocolates.

Editor's note: The story has been updated to notate the correct first names of Dustin Billings and Tyler Billings