Must-see shopping in The Southwest

  • Planet 13

    Las Vegas

    File this under only-in-Vegas: this self-described 'cannabis superstore and entertainment complex' is an emporium the size of several city blocks devoted…

  • USA, New Mexico, Santa Fe, Farmer's Market, baskets of apples for sale at farmers' market

    Santa Fe Farmers Market

    Santa Fe

    Local produce, much of it heirloom and organic, is on sale at this spacious indoor-outdoor market, alongside homemade goodies, inexpensive food, natural…

  • Keshi

    Santa Fe

    If you don't have the opportunity to visit the Zuni Pueblo, you'll at least want to visit this exquisite gallery. Specializing in Zuni fetishes (tiny…

  • Centinela Traditional Arts

    Santa Fe Region

    This part-studio, part-cooperative gallery is run by seventh-generation weaver Irvin Trujillo and his wife Lisa. Irvin's work is displayed at the…

  • Blue Rain

    Santa Fe

    This large space in the Railyard district is the top gallery in town representing contemporary Native American and regional artists. There are generally…

  • Jerome Artists Cooperative Gallery


    Need a gift? At this bright and scenic gallery, more than 30 local artists work in pottery, woodwork, painting, jewelry and other crafts, before selling…

  • Buffalo Exchange

    Las Vegas

    A cut above your normal vintage emporium, savvy secondhand clothing chain Buffalo Exchange features racks of primarily '90s & 2000s club wear, jeans,…

  • Las Vegas Premium Outlets North

    Las Vegas

    Vegas' biggest-ticket outlet mall features 120 brands including high-end names such as Armani, Brooks Brothers, Diane von Furstenberg, Kate Spade, Michael…

  • Inyo Fine Cannabis Dispensary

    Las Vegas

    One of the first medical marijuana dispensaries in Las Vegas, Inyo has an extensive menu and delivers city-wide.

  • Old Town Artisans


    Old Town Artisans in the Presidio Historic District is a great destination for quality arts and crafts produced in the Southwest and Mexico. It's a block…

  • Tooth of Time Traders

    New Mexico

    Where did this place come from? One minute you're walking around the Philmont Scout Ranch complex looking for signs of life – it's April – when suddenly…

  • Heard Museum Shop & Bookstore


    This museum store has a top-notch collection of American Indian original arts and crafts; the variety and quality of kachina dolls alone is impressive…

  • Phoenix Public Market


    The largest farmers market in Arizona brings the state's best produce to one open-air jamboree of good tastes. Alongside fresh fruit and vegetables, you…

  • Garland's Navajo Rugs


    Founded in 1976, this Sedona institution offers the area's best selection of rugs, and sells other American Indian crafts too, both current and vintage…

  • Retro Vegas

    Las Vegas

    Near Downtown's Arts District, this flamingo-pink-painted antiques shop is a primo place for picking up mid-20th-century modern and swingin’ 1960s and …

  • Alma General Store & Grill

    New Mexico

    Alma General Store, we like you. Not only do you offer gas, gummy bears, sodas and restrooms on the edge of nowhere, but you're also darn helpful when it…

  • Singing Wind Bookshop

    Southern Arizona

    If you're a bibliophile and near Benson, the Singing Wind Bookshop is a must-visit. One of the Southwest's great indie book stores, this inviting place is…

  • Travel Bug

    Santa Fe

    One of the largest selections of travel books and maps you'll ever find; you can even print topo maps on demand, on waterproof paper. Local travelers,…

  • New State Motors Building


    This former Chrysler dealership, built in 1918 as Arizona's first, now houses an eclectic mix of little shops selling memorabilia, glasswork, musical…

  • Willow Canyon Outdoor


    It's easy to spend hours sipping espresso and perusing the eclectic books here. Before you leave, outfit yourself with field guides, camping gear, US…

  • Unhinged

    Salt Lake City

    Locally made and up-cycled products are the focus of this boutique, a designer yard sale if ever there was one. Stocks men's and women's clothing, oddball…

  • LaFave Gallery


    Large collection of ceramics, jewelry, sculpture and paintings, but pride of place here goes to the work of local photographer David Pettit. Also sells…

  • Gear Heads Outdoor Store


    Stock up on all the outdoor gear you need, including climbing supplies, route guides, books and free water-jug refills. The knowledgeable staff are quite…

  • Steppin' Out


    The staff is fantastic at this shoe store and women's clothing boutique, where there always seems to be a sale on a wide selection of its fashionable…

  • Ken Sanders Rare Books

    Salt Lake City

    Atmospheric antiquarian shop specializing in Western authors. Has a good selection of Edward Abbey books and sells maps, art and postcards as well.

  • Sam Weller Books

    Salt Lake City

    The city's biggest and best independent bookstore with shelves on two floors lined with new, used and praiseworthy rare books.

  • Desert Rat Outdoor Store

    St George

    This outdoor store will outfit you for any activity and provide area advice. Also sells all the gear you might need.

  • Back of Beyond Books


    Excellent indie bookstore with extensive regional and natural history selection and topographic maps.

  • View of Grand Canal Shoppes at the Venetian Resort Hotel and Casino, gondolier and tourists on gondolas are seen in the foreground, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

    Grand Canal Shoppes at the Palazzo

    Las Vegas

    Don't be surprised to find Hollywood celebrities inside this high-design shopping mall. Anchored by the three-story department store Barneys New York, the…

  • District at Green Valley Ranch

    Southern Nevada

    Located in the palm- and lawn-filled area of Henderson known as Green Valley Ranch, the District is the Las Vegas area's first New Urbanism development…

  • Lloyd Studios

    New Mexico

    Candidate for southern New Mexico's most interesting shop. Craftsman William Lloyd fashions art out of antlers and bone, with a special focus on knives…

  • Writers' Block

    Las Vegas

    A marvelously eclectic and spirited independent bookstore with an excellent collection of good reads, board games and children's books. It also has…

  • Gear Hut


    If you're gearing up for an adventure, this should be your first stop. The friendly couple who runs this bustling outdoor shop, full of almost-new top…

  • Santa Fe Flea Market

    Santa Fe Region

    Formerly the Tesuque Flea Market, the vendors at this outdoor market sell everything from high-quality rugs, turquoise jewelry and clothing to the best…

  • Oviedo Gallery

    Santa Fe Region

    The Oviedo family has been carving native woods since 1739. Today the Oviedo Gallery, which features the carvings, is housed in the centuries-old family…

  • Tlaquepaque Village


    Just south of Hwy 89A on Hwy 179, Tlaquepaque is a series of Mexican-style interconnected plazas home to dozens of high-end art galleries, shops and…

  • Toadlena Trading Post

    New Mexico

    The villages of Two Grey Hills and Toadlena are famous as the sources of the finest rugs in Navajo country, and many of these world-class artisans sell…

  • Nambé Foundry Outlet

    Santa Fe

    Nambéware, a unique metal alloy that looks like silver without containing silver, lead or pewter, was developed near Nambé, north of Santa Fe, in 1951…