Houston's top independent bookseller since 1974. Browse local titles or meet authors at their many monthly events. Excellent staff recommendations and a fine collection of books by Texans and about Texas.
Try on Project Runway winner Chloe Dao's fashionable wares in this Rice Village gem that's all about local design, looking good and having fun.
A beautiful shop filled with vintage art and handicrafts from Mexico, plus unique items from top artisans south of the border.
Dare we say it? The mantle for luxe shopping in Houston has moved to this outdoor, village-style mall east of the Galleria. It offers a bevy of international chains, including Brunello Cucinelli, Tom Ford, Stella Mc…
Along with lots of sporty shoes, clothes and gadgets for the outdoorsy set, Texas-based Whole Earth has essential travel merchandise such as guidebooks and high-tech gadgets. Has good state-park info.
A classic indie shop that exudes the Montrose vibe; look for crafts and gifts with artistic sensibility. Everything is made by crafty people in the USA.
Resistance is futile. The hand-crafted chocolate here – in all of its forms: bar, confection, cake, pie, ice cream – is irresistible.
Great little women's clothing store run by a fashionable mother-daughter team. Excellent recommendations, no matter your style.
Custom designs and fabulous service are the hallmarks of this indie shop in the heart of Montrose.
Everything a great neighborhood bookstore should be is exemplified by this Heights gem.