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Top Choice Sports & Outdoors in Denver

REI

The flagship store of this outdoor-equipment super supplier is an essential stop if you are heading to the mountains or just cruising through Confluence. In addition to top gear for camping, cycling, climbing and sk…
Top Choice Books in Denver

Tattered Cover Bookstore

There are plenty of places to curl up with a book in Denver’s beloved independent bookstore, one of two locations in the Denver area. Bursting with new and used books, it has a good stock of regional travel guides a…
Arts & Crafts in Denver

Fancy Tiger

So you dig crochet and record collecting? You knit a mean sweater and have a few too many tattoos? Welcome to Fancy Tiger, a sophisticated remodel of granny’s yarn barn that’s ground zero for Denver’s crafty hipster…
Toys in Denver

Plastic Chapel

Rows of clear plastic cubes house all kinds of designer toys, collectible Japanese-made figurines and other limited-edition off-the-wall stuff to make this Denver’s most wicked toy store. The toys are mostly suited …
Mall in Denver

Cherry Creek Shopping Center

A large collection of exclusive international brands (Louis Vuitton, Burberry, Ralph Lauren, Tiffany, Coach) decorate the corridors of Denver’s high-end shopping facility, anchored by the large Neiman Marcus departm…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Denver

Wild West Denver Store

There’s a mess of Western trinket stores along the upper Mall with nearly identical stock, but this is the brightest of the bunch. It’s full of knickknacks, key chains, kitty sweatshirts and all manner of stuff feat…
Cosmetics in Denver

Metroboom

This place is ideal for the man who wants a little pampering, either with custom menswear, personal grooming products, designer fashion or a shave. The packages range between the basic (‘Presley’) to downright luxur…
Mall in Denver

Colorado Mills

This is a shoppers’ paradise: a huge shopping mall west of the downtown area with more than 200 specialty stores and 1.1 million sq ft of retail fun. All the big retailers are represented, some with discounted facto…
Liquor Shop in Denver

Divino Wine & Spirits

Bottles are stacked from floor to ceiling in this southwest shop – a little out of the way, but worth it for serious wine drinkers. It hosts events and does tastings on the weekend, and the staff know their stuff. T…
Clothing in Denver

Buffalo Exchange

Part of a growing nationwide chain, Buffalo Exchange in Capitol Hill is a huge space with new and used clothing: retro, futuristic, trad and garish. You want a hip 1950s shirt, or a little something for a costume pa…