Top Choice Food in Boulder

Peppercorn Gourmet Goods

One of the coolest stores on Pearl, this kitchen, bed and bath supplier stocks upscale goods, locally produced foods, scores of specialized cookbooks and enough gizmos to delight a cooking geek. It’s a fun place to …
Top Choice Mall in Boulder

Pearl Street Mall

The main feature of downtown Boulder is the Pearl Street Mall, a vibrant pedestrian zone filled with kids' climbing boulders and splash fountains, bars, galleries and restaurants.
Top Choice Toys in Boulder

Into the Wind

Your inner child will want to spend hours in this store. Not only does it sell the most beautiful kites, but there are games, puppets and toys to intrigue all ages and budgets.
Arts & Crafts in Boulder


Committed to socially responsible and environmentally friendly business practices, Momentum makes you feel good about shopping. It sells the kitchen sink of unique global gifts – Zulu wire baskets, fabulous scarves …
Clothing in Boulder

Common Threads

Vintage shopping at its most haute couture, this fun place is where to go for secondhand Choos and Prada purses. Prices are higher than at your run-of-the-mill vintage shop, but clothes, shoes and bags are always in…
Clothing in Boulder


Monks chant to the patter of beats overhead as shoppers consider organic-dyed yoga outfits. All the clothes are organized by size – a nice touch – and the signs encourage an awareness of ‘cosmic order.’ Aside from a…
Clothing in Boulder

Goldmine Vintage

Hot pink fishnets and a purple wig adorn the mannequin in the window of this upscale vintage shop. There are trucker caps, Spinal Tap tees and turquoise cowboy boots. In back, patrons can try on Monroe-worthy gowns …
Art in Boulder

Smith Klein Gallery

Locally owned since 1984, this conservative-to-quirky gallery is worth a peek for some interesting paintings and the glass, bronze and wood sculptures (we like the ones crafted from vintage car doors). There’s hand-…
Sports & Outdoors in Boulder

Outdoor Divas

This specialized outdoor store for women knows its audience – the gear is top quality, the prices are competitive and the staff’s knowledge on women-specific skiing, hiking and running gear is expert.
Homewares in Boulder

Bayleaf on Pearl

A boutique selling high-end homewares with impeccable taste. Its cookbooks and kitchen goods are evidence of owner Michale Bugermeister’s background as a chef. There are cool toys, oversized coffee-table books on Ge…