For all of your re­tail ther­apy needs, here’s our cu­rated guide to shop­ping in Austin.

From peren­nial pur­vey­ors of luxe goods to one-of-a-kind bou­tiques, AustinCs re­tail of­fer­ings are ex­cit­ing, some­times edgy and of­ten un­ex­pected. Here, our cheat sheet of top shops.



Austin’s most fash­ion-for­ward shop­ping des­ti­na­tion, es­tab­lished in 1979, is now un­der the di­rec­tion of owner Larry McGuire and Cre­ative Di­rec­tor Kristen Lee Cole. The La­mar flag­ship and South Congress store of­fer ap­parel, ac­ces­sories and house­wares from Euro­pean and Amer­i­can de­sign­ers in­clud­ing Cé­line, Is­abel Marant, Saint Lau­rent, Rosie As­soulin, Nak Arm­strong and Brunello Cucinelli. 524 N. La­mar Blvd., 512.472.5951; 1400 S. Congress Ave., 512.441.8600, by­ge­


With well-cu­rated items in­spired by travel, Re­becca Yanoff’s beau­ti­fully de­signed bou­tique is Austin’s “it” des­ti­na­tion for ef­fort­less, el­e­gant style. Lines in­clude Re­becca Tay­lor, Eber­jey and Cyn­thia Vin­cent. 1318 S. Congress Ave., 737.484.0267, cov­ecloth­


De­signer Stephanie Beard’s menswear-in­spired ap­parel for women is ef­fort­less and chic. Her lat­est col­lec­tions in­clude swimwear and uni­sex pieces as well, and it’s all show­cased at her airy, com­fort­able bou­tique. 1601 S. First St., 512.243.8901, es­byap­


Stephanie Coul­tress O’Neill’s chic bou­tique in Tar­ry­town takes you from the board­room to the ball­room with lines like Joie, J Brand, Krisa and Mara Hoff­man. O’Neill re­cently de­buted her epony­mous line of light and easy or­ganic cot­ton leisurewear. 2727 Ex­po­si­tion Blvd., Ste. 121, 512.236.0488, es­tilobou­

The Gar­den Room

The gen­er­ous and phil­an­thropic Patty Hoff­pauir has helped dress gen­er­a­tions of Austin women at her up­scale bou­tique fea­tur­ing col­or­ful and flat­ter­ing women’s cloth­ing, ac­ces­sories and bri­dal trends. 1601 W. 38th St., Ste. 5, 512.458.5407, gar­den­room­bou­

Ju­lian Gold

For 70plus years, this fash­ion corner­stone has fea­tured lux­ury de­sign­ers and col­lec­tions from around the world. The hand­bag col­lec­tion from Texas de­signer Sarah White fea­tures luxe fash­ion-for­ward back­packs. 1214 W. Sixth St., Ste. 110, 512.473.2493, ju­lian­

Kick Pleat

Owner Wendi Martin now has a show­room wor­thy of her im­pec­ca­ble taste with her space on La­mar Boule­vard. Her lines, in­clud­ing ATP, Jil San­der and Hu­manoid, tran­scend trends and are made to last. Kick Pleat’s shoe col­lec­tion is al­most mu­se­um­wor­thy. 624 N. La­mar Blvd., 512.445.4500, kick­

League of Rebels

With of­fer­ings such as custom suits and hip off-the-rack pieces, this menswear shop in the Sec­ond Street Dis­trict has ev­ery­thing for the on­trend Austin man. Owner M. Ato (call him Ato, please) can ad­vise you on the per­fect custom suit. And the whiskey bar is al­ways open. 411 W. Sec­ond St., 512.721.9903, league­


Masha Poloskova stocks her care­fully cu­rated sis­ter shops with high-end se­lec­tions and cou­ture vin­tage pieces. Don’t miss that must-have Chanel jacket or Etro blazer: Moss posts many of its finds on In­sta­gram, so fol­low along at @moss­cloth­ing. 701-F S. La­mar Blvd., 512.462.4667, shop­gar­

Out­door Voices

Ac­tive men and women can find the lat­est in tech­ni­cal fit­ness ap­parel, for yo­gis and bas­ket­ball play­ers alike, at Tyler Haney’s in­no­va­tive and glob­al­minded bou­tique. 606 Blanco St., 512.356.9136, out­door­

Polo Ralph Lau­ren

The Domain’s lo­ca­tion of this so­phis­ti­cated sportswear brand pays homage to the South­west both in terms of decor and with its se­lec­tion of leathers and suedes in a va­ri­ety of styles. 11601 Cen­tury Oaks Ter­race, The Domain, 512.490.0812, ralphlau­

Raven + Lily

Com­mit­ted to em­pow­er­ing women work­ers around the world, this shop fea­tures beau­ti­ful cloth­ing, ac­ces­sories and home decor. Visit the flag­ship at Domain North­side or the in­ti­mate lo­ca­tion in East Austin. Domain North­side, 512.766.1821; 2406 Manor Road, Ste. C, 512.236.1378, rave­nan­

RedBird Bou­tique

Mau­reen Staloch’s West­lake bou­tique show­cases fresh and edgy de­sign­ers for any style, from ca­sual to cock­tail, in a friendly and ac­ces­si­ble en­vi­ron­ment. 3663 Bee Cave Road, Ste. 2C, 512.514.0027, shopred­

Saint Bernard

Known for its sport, ski and sun se­lec­tions, this Texas re­tailer not only re­cently marked its 10th an­niver­sary as an an­chor in down­town’s Sec­ond Street Dis­trict, but also has ex­panded its reach in Austin with its new 12,500-square-foot store— com­plete with a full-ser­vice ski and snow­board shop—at Domain North­side. 401 W. Third St., 512.320.1999; Domain North­side, 512.710.3719, saint­


This fun shop brings an ur­ban­coastal vibe to the South Congress Ho­tel. Lucy Jo­lis’ well-stocked bou­tiques fea­ture unique cloth­ing and ac­ces­sories from up-and-com­ing de­sign­ers such as Elec­tric Feath­ers, Col­lina Strada and Vivien Ram­say. 1603 S. Congress Ave., 512.524.2197, sun­

Weath­ered Coali­tion

This de­light­fully ap­pointed, lo­cally owned store is cu­rated for men, with ev­ery­thing from cloth­ing and shoes to gift ideas and groom­ing. Domain North­side, 512.852.9869, weath­ered­coali­

League of Rebels pro­vides a cus­tomized ex­pe­ri­ence in the heart of the Sec­ond Street Dis­trict down­town.

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