Where to Shop
Where to shop in Austin right now: 6 must-hit stores for February
The promise of warmer temperatures on the horizon has us looking to freshen up our wardrobe, home interiors, and patios for spring. Get a head start when it comes to shopping the latest styles of the new season in activewear, contemporary fashion, accessories and home interiors at these Austin spots of the moment.
If you are looking for something unique and exotic, you can find it right here — you just have to know where to shop.
When it comes to activewear, give your workout attire an update with an assortment of pastel colored leggings from this Clarksville shop, a brand that has captured the attention of J.Crew. Outdoor Voices is expecting additional colorways and new arrivals for both men and women, including a new array of leggings. The latest collection is certain to add an element of excitement to workouts as the countdown to swimwear season begins. And, be sure to check out the tote bags, too.
Stopping by this exotic shop in the 2nd Street District is always a new experience. Whether you are looking for standout furniture pieces, rugs, or unique gifts, the boutique’s worldly mix of candles, light fixtures, rugs and home accessories (like Turkish towels) are sure to capture your attention. From art to jewelry and other accessories from The Distillery, you’ll find new treasures all around.
By George’s location on South Congress has a brand-new look. The store re-opened last weekend after undergoing a quick refresh. The boutique is now carrying womenswear, menswear, kids clothing, and home collections in a light and airy space. Shop lines like Nasomatto, Oform, Common Projects, Engineered Garments, La Paz (men’s), Mansure Gavriel, Jenni Kayne, and Mini Rodini (kids). Plus, it's the only Austin storefront to carry Garza Marfa furniture.
A handbag is always a great way to update your wardrobe for a new season. Zink, known for classic silhouettes in a variety of bright leathers and exotic materials, is offering a new vegan collection for spring available in two styles and eight colors. The most difficult decision will be deciding which color to choose.
FOUND offers some of the very best collections in contemporary attire in a chic boutique with a mid-century modern flair. This spring, they have an array of gorgeous separates in vibrant prints from brands like Trina Turk and Milly along with dresses and pieces that will easily translate from day to night. Other labels include Cynthia Vincent, Diane von Furstenberg, Rhode Resort and Annie Griffin.
Métier Cook’s Supply
There’s something about cooking and dining outdoors during beautiful weather in Austin that makes a weekend or evening all the more special. Métier Cook’s Supply is the perfect place t ensure the experience is even more enjoyable. Shop the store's collection of handmade ceramic cups, vintage homeware, copper mugs, cocktail syrups from Liber & Co., and cookbooks. This shop is truly a cook’s dream and a must-visit for anyone who enjoys spending time — particularly with others — in the kitchen.