Estilo Boutique offers stylish business and cocktail attire for fashion conscious men and women. Featured designers include Ben Sherman, Nicole Miller, Yumi Kim and Black Halo. Located conveniently in Downtown Austin, the accommodating staff will be more than happy to help you put together a look that is suitable for any occasion.
Royal Blue Grocery has become a fixture in the Austin community. It provides the basic needs a person could need in foods, drinks, magazines and newspapers, medicine and even housewares. This contemporary general store offers a certain convenience in both its proximity and accessibility. The store's long hours means it'll likely be open when you're having a late-night craving. The staff is friendly and go out of their way to aid customers. This is a neighborhood corner store that the locals enjoy.
Lucky Lizard Curios and Gifts is the go-to shop in Austin for all things weird and wonderful in Austin. Located in the popular Sixth Street area in downtown Austin, Lucky Lizard has become a fixture in the local community. They've got a vast collection of world music, classic comic books and magazines, a library of books covering an eclectic array of subjects from the paranormal and movie monsters to pirates and vampires. The owner is also the curator for the Museum of the Weird located alongside the Lucky Lizard shop. This is a great place and is certainly worth stopping in.
Sole Fresco brings the hottest trends in streetwear and fashion to downtown Austin. This boutique has garnered up a loyal following that anxiously awaits each season's newest arrivals. It's got the clothes and shoes to make you look and feel your best whether it's for a casual night or going out to the club. The owner and staff make you feel welcome and are helpful without pressuring you in your purchases. A great boutique in the popular Sixth Street area in Austin.
Domy's Books has more than just books. The shop contains a collection of videos, magazines and periodicals that are all geared towards getting your creative juices flowing. They also host exhibitions and events that bring various art mediums together, making Domy's a one-stop-shop for artistic travelers who are looking for some inspiration.
Owned by world-famous cyclist Lance Armstrong, Mellow Johnny's is regarded as one of the best bike shops in Austin. Mellow Johnny's features basically all the bike-related services you could imagine. From bike sales and rentals, to apparel, parts, repairs and even lockers, Mellow Johnny's is a one-stop shop for all your bicycle needs. So whether you need a new way to get to and from work, or you're just looking to cruise around town for the day, you are sure to get great quality service and goods from Mellow Johnny's.
Trailer Space Records is the place to come to for everything related to music. Be it vintage LP'S, vinyl, t-shirts, CDs, posters or memorabilia, this is where you're likely to find it. And if you've got stuff that you would like to sell, this store will buy it off you or help you trade it. Events are organized here frequently so check their website for more details on those.
If you are looking for imports, Tesoros is the place to go. With unique items from Mexico, Brazil, Germany, Nepal and Vietnam, even the most eclectic taste is bound to find the perfect accent piece for your home or office. Owner Jonathan Williams personally travels far and wide selecting the craft works for import. The store is located on historic Congress Avenue and carries wonderful folk arts and crafts as well as a number of one-of-a-kind artwork. There is also an online retail catalog available on their website.
Like any secondhand store, at St. Vincent de Paul's you never know what you're going to find. With stores in Austin and other parts of the country, St. Vincent's raises money to support the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul, a Catholic organization that funds clothing and houses for the poor. The store resells items donated by the public, which can be anything under the sun. From furniture and artwork to dishes and books, there is always something new to find. For used clothing and shoes spanning decades, the entire bottom floor of St. Vincent's showcases rooms full, as well as fitting rooms to try items on. - Christine Whalen
Located only 30 miles south of Austin and 40 miles northeast of San Antonio, the San Marcos Tanger Outlet Center offers upscale outlet shopping with an impressive collection of 100 designer and name brand outlet stores. Enjoy savings every day. Stores include Eddie Bauer, J.Crew, Reebok, Puma, Timberland, Calvin Klein, Dickies, Old Navy, PacSun, Disney Store and many more. Visit their website for coupons and the complete list of stores, sales & events, hours and more. Shop 'til you drop!
The 512 Bar is a local hot spot that has
a prime location in downtown Austin. Near the Austin Convention Center, the 512 Bar makes a great place to stop by after a full day of meetings, work or ...
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