The Guild Shop is a great consignment shop where you can find cool items for your home at bargain prices. You can find almost anything here, from kitchen items to musical instruments, hats to wall art, and everything in between. The longer a particular item is in the store, the more the price goes down, so you can decide if you want to gamble and see if the price will continue to drop, or if you want to grab it while it's still available. With a plethora of items to browse through, it's only a matter of time before you find something you quite simply can't live without — better snag it now while it's still available!
Houston Press Music Awards voted Cactus Records as the "Best Record Store" four years in a row. The ruling motto that music is the first priority has served the store well. Besides all the popular titles, you will find a wide range of hard-to-find compact discs, tapes, records and unusual novelty items. New artists, small record labels and music with an unusual flavor receive equal billing. Movie buffs will be equally impressed with the low-priced movie rentals offered here.
Pavement Clothing is a unique boutique shop that buys and sells second hand as well as brand new clothes at a reasonable price. The collection at this boutique is a combination of vintage style and latest fashion trends making it suitable for people of all ages. Want to earn some money by selling a gently used jeans or T-shirt that does not fit you anymore? Or want to buy good apparel without spending a bomb? No matter what your shopping list demands, head straight to Pavement Clothing to find a fashion solution. Apart from apparels, the spacious store is full of fashion accessories like sunglasses, purse, bags, belts, caps and sneakers. This shop is a must visit of fashion buffs while in the city.
Head to Harwin Street and you will experience "guerrilla shopping" at its finest. Of course, the excursion is not actually hazardous, but you do need to be prepared to fight the crowds and do some hard-nosed haggling to get the best deal. Along the strip, more than 300 stores offer enough authentic and knockoff designer merchandise to make your head spin. Featuring purses, perfumes, watches, shoes and more, the area literally sells some of the best and worst goods the world has to offer. The two most noteworthy sections are the 9800 block and the 8000 block. Specific hours and credit card acceptance will vary by store.
Everyone likes to get the best possible price, and you just might find it at this enormous flea market. Almost 800 merchants gather at this 100-acre complex every weekend. You will find a huge assortment of items including plants, antiques, arts, crafts and resale goods. There is also a "Family Entertainment Area" with exciting rides perfect for any age. So bring the whole family as you enjoy a day of shopping and thrills.
Jerusalem Halal Meats is one of the most interesting markets in all of Houston. Find the exquisite tastes and foreign styles of the Middle East in this large, yet densely-populated-with-products shop. Here, you'll find aisle after aisle of things you just won't find in your average store. Get traditional tea sets to serve your authentic cardamon tea. Or, try some fresh pita for your afternoon snacks; and top quality died dates and apricots. You can even get fresh goat meat if you're planning an adventurous meal.
Located in Central Houston, this is one of the five Target stores in Houston, Texas. Target department stores furnish everything from a grocery store to food section to a department of stuff for daily use. A part of the famous chain of Target department stores, the Houston Central Target also houses a pharmacy and a photo store. And for all you party lovers, wine is available as well. The store has various timely offers for its consumers and accepts all the major credit cards. With a wide range of products as well as services, Target is surely a place to drop in for all that you shop.
Located on Yale Street in the heart of Houston, the Wild Collection is a unique gift shop that showcases and retails some unusual and bizarre art and craft items, creepy curiosities, rare artifacts and unique treasures from around the world. Being fans of Oscar Wilde and Edgar Allan Poe, the owners decided to get the two literary greats together and create a commercial venture that would have been identical had the authors joined forces during their time. On display are jewelry items, hair art, Victorian pieces of art and craft, unnerving old medical devices to name a few.