Local businesses thrive, in the most electric neighborhood in Houston, where everywhere you turn there’s a funky vintage shop or a super cute boutique. If your searching for the best places to shop in Montrose, you’ve come to the right place! We’ve rounded up the best shops to find those one-of-a-kind statement pieces and special gifts.
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Stock up on true vintage finds from the one and only, Leopard Lounge, a clothing thrift shop that’s been a part of the Houston community for over the past 15 years. This funky little lounge oozes with flare and is located in the heart of Montrose. Leopard Lounge has the best, curated selection of vintage finds and a wide variety of clothing ranging from the 1920’s – 2000’s. If we could describe this shop in very few words we would say it breathes rock and roll!
Tip: Get your cameras ready, because their dope leopard mural is worth a snap before or after entering the thrift shop!
Pavement is one of several family-owned clothing shops in Montrose and is located next door to their sister shop, Leopard Lounge (mentioned above.) With coffee shops, vibrant murals, restauranst/bars, tattoo parlors and other locally owned shops close by, it’s easy to spend your weekend walking up and down Westheimer road.
Pavement is a mix of modern fashion, retro, and vintage clothing. They even buy clothing from the public, offering cash or trade ins on the spot. They like to think of themselves as “Swiss Army knife of retail, offering a blend of styles from all eras!” — We conquer!
Now this place is a little hidden gem. We guarantee when you stop into this shop, you’ll be saying oh-my-god-so-cute, at least 5 times! The husband-wife duo behind Space Montrose showcases mostly local, handcrafted goods. Their collection of cheeky stationaries, sassy greetings cards, and unique Houston-centric gift selections will have you shopping for things and people you never intended to!
Emerson Rose offers fun and flirty contemporary apparel as well as cheerful cute gifts. Shop for the perfect outfit or complete wardrobe that will make you feel as good as you look. Some favorites include Free People, Johnny Was, Mink Pink, Show Me Your Mumu, The Giving Keys, Toms and countless other indie & local designers.
Biscuit, a Montrose shopping haven, has a new location a few minutes down Westheimer, next to Hugo’s restaurant.
Step inside this amazing shop, where you can transform your bedroom into a cozy, yet gorgeous room. Biscuit was created by interior designer and blogger, Bailey McCarthy. She specializes in bespoke bedding, as well as a curated selection of home accessories and gifts!
Koelsch Haus is Houston’s boutique art gallery where art meets fashion, under one roof! Shop from quality clothes and fine artwork from up-and-coming as well as established artists.
The relaxed cozy bungalow is a unique place to shop in Montrose.
Best Places to Shop in Montrose
Shopping isn’t the only thing you can do in this trendy mural filled neighborhood! Check out this blog on the best happy hours in Montrose. Be sure to take lots of pictures and follow and tag us on Instagram and Facebook with the hashtag #StuffToDoInHouston. We can’t wait to see all the fun you’re having!