Gifts & Specialty Shops
AMERICAN GIRL— American Girl is a dream come true for any little princess. The vibrant and spirited characters of the American Girl book series come to life in a sprawling space, complete with a doll hair salon and a cafe. A bubbling event schedule can keep girls and their dolls busy nearly every weekend. www.americangirl.com. 13464 Dallas Pkwy., Galleria Dallas, 877.247.5223. Map 2: D-3
ARLINGTON CAMERA— This family-owned camera store has been helping patrons capture memories for more than 20 years. This is the go-to place for albums and frames, camera cases, cameras, camcorders, tripods and other accessories. www. arlingtoncamera.com. 544 West Randol Mill Road, Arlington, 817.261.8131.
ASHLINS, LTD.— This adorable boutique has remained a downtown Grapevine staple for its on-trend apparel and accessories for women and home goods such as bedding, tableware and décor since 2001. Visit Ashlins, Ltd. for gifts, bath and body products and stylish brands including Johnny Was, Dolce Vita, Waxing Poetic and more. www.ashlins.com. 413 S. Main St., Grapevine, 817.442.0400.
CARLYN GALERIE— For two decades, Carlyn Galerie has been devoted to showcasing some of the finest functional and decorative glass art by American artists. Alongside glass art, cases and tables display a variety of American jewelry. Ceramic pieces and wearable fiber art are also featured. www.carlyngalerie.com. 6137 Luther Lane, Preston Center, 214.368.2828.
EARTH BONES— For more than 20 years, Earth Bones has been pleasing the locals with handmade jewelry, funny cards, gag gifts, home accessories and more. This is the perfect place to find gifts for family and friends back home. 308 Main St., Fort Worth, 817.332.2662.
JADE & CLOVER— Located in Deep Ellum, this independently-owned boutique features, a build-your-own-terrarium bar, trendy women’s apparel, gifts, jewelry, art, home décor and a boho-chic vibe. www.jadeandclover.com. 2633 Main St., Ste. 150, 469.730.2264.
RETRO COWBOY— If you’re in the market for a Texas souvenir, look no further. Grab some turquoise earrings, a Cowtown T-shirt, a vintage pearl-snap or a pair of boots from Retro Cowboy. 406 Houston St., Fort Worth, 817.338.1194. 7
ROY EARL’S METAL ART— Self-labeled “metal art with a Texas flair,” Roy Earl’s Metal Art in the historic Fort Worth Stockyards offers patrons handmade Western décor and jewelry. Pick up a custom-made steak branding iron or Southwestern Kokopelli lamp as a souvenir or gift. www. fortworthstockyards.org. 2501 Rodeo Plaza, Fort Worth, 817.626.0066.