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 Vintage in South Austin

Uncommon Objects

'Curious oddities' is what they advertise at this quirky antique store that sells all manner of fabulous knickknacks, all displayed with an artful eye. More than 20 different vendors scour the state to stock their s…
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 Food in Galveston

La King's Confectionery

Watch the saltwater taffy, peanut brittle and chocolates being made at this throwback to the 1920s Strand. It's an old-fashioned candy store and ice-cream parlor that will delight the young and the young at heart.
Top Choice Books in Houston

Brazos Bookstore

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.
Top Choice Clothing in Houston

Chloe Dao Boutique

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.
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.