Get ranch ready. At this iconic South Congress shop, old wooden shelves are lined with cowboy hats, pearl-snap shirts and embroidered kicks.

Allens Boots
1522 S Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 447-1413

Thirty-five years ago, Katy and Matt Culmo purchased the then-mediocre clothing shop, and turned it into the city’s most trusted fashion warehouse. While products are often high end and globally-reaching—two locations carry lines such as Derek Lam and Rag & Bone—the husband and wife team still run it with a friendly, hands-on approach.

By George
524 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78703
(512) 472-5951

This store carries very select vintage clothes, bags, and shoes (mostly from the 70s). Everything is in impeccable condition. They also have a rack of new clothes, mostly from designers that appreciate the vintage look and have existed since the 1970s.

Garment Modern + Vintage
701 S Lamar Boulevard
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 462-4667

Furniture and home décor store stocked with Texas-made works such as reclaimed wood furnishings by Farm2Market. Tea towels by A-town company Kimball Prints and Austin-made beeswax candles are suitcase-friendly souvenirs. There are also a lot of vintage items.

Mockingbird Domestics
2151 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 677-4004

This four-month-old collective is shared by Noah Marion, who makes hand-tooled leather goods, everything from wallets and bags to coin purses and key chains, right there in the shop. The other half of the store is manned by Hoiden Supply Company, a clothing and accessories shop that carries hip brands from international and Texas/Austin-based designers; owners Marlene and Madison focus on versatile pieces.

Noah Marion Quality Goods
2053 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 917-4628

This cute boutique carries a diverse collection of items handmade by women in impoverished countries. The collections are on-trend, contemporary, and well-curated.

Raven + Lily
2406 Manor Rd
Suite C
Austin, TX 78722
(512) 236-1378

This spot elevates the city’s casually hip style by bringing in hard-to-find brands from around the world. You’ll find bold jewelry made with shells, tassels and shark teeth by Jaipur, India-based Dezso; get beach ready with Valley eyewear from Australia.

2324 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 326-1499