Dallas & the Panhandle Plains shopping

Top Choice Homewares in Waco

Magnolia Market at the Silos

Fans of the Home & Garden Television (HGTV) show Fixer Upper flock to this sprawling retail compound. Chip and Joanna Gaines have created this empire (real estate, retail et al) based on their show where the plo…
Top Choice Mall in Dallas

Highland Park Village

For an eye-rolling, gasp-inducing and credit-card-maxing experience, head to Spanish Mission–style Highland Park Village in upper-crust Highland Park, which claims to be the oldest suburban shopping center in the wo…
Top Choice Clothing in Dallas

Wild Bill's Western Store

Wild Bill's is a West End treasure chest of Western wear. You'll find Stetsons, snakeskin boots, oilskin jackets, oversize belt buckles, rhinestone-covered T-shirts, fun kitschy souvenirs, popguns and other toys, co…
Top Choice Books in Dallas

Deep Vellum Books

Dallas is not a good town for bookstores, except for this one. Of course it's in Deep Vellum and of course it's run by some passionate local publishers. Expect the offbeat, the unheralded, the wonderful, the acclaim…
Top Choice Market in Dallas

Dallas Farmers Market

Buy produce directly from the many excellent local growers, or shop for flowers and antiques at this multibarn market. It's at its best Thursday to Saturday. Eateries include Taqueria La Ventana, which sells Mexico …
Top Choice Hats in Fort Worth

Peters Bros Hats

Get your Stetson on at this downtown hat shop, in business since 1911. Enjoy the wall of fame – famous folks wearing their hats.
Top Choice Music in Denton

Recycled Books Records CDs

Lose track of time browsing aisle after aisle of intriguing old titles and hard-to-find tunes.
Clothing in Fort Worth

ML Leddy's

Ah, the smell of leather that unmistakably says 'new boots.' Check out the bank ledgers, which contain the foot measurements of rock stars and presidents. If you still don't feel like kicking up your heels, the sele…
Clothing in San Angelo

JL Mercer & Son

Noted for its custom boots, spurs and other Western gear. Texas legends such as Lyndon Johnson got their boots here (as did on-screen cowboy John Wayne). Custom boots start at $600, but with options (there are many!…
Mall in Dallas

NorthPark Center

Almost 2 million sq ft of retail space, NorthPark's major stores include Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom and Macy's. It has hundreds of other retailers, including most upscale brands. Despite its size, it gets jammed and p…