Goose the Market is a butcher shop that goes above and beyond. Their meat is all local, delivered from the best farms just a few hours or days after slaughter. Their selection of cheeses is top notch. They have a deli, which makes its sandwiches out of the best air-dried, wood-smoked, and dry-cured meats available. They also offer a selection of seasonal produce; again, all local, all high quality. And if that's not enough, there are a variety of fine wines, which can be bought by the bottle or enjoyed by the glass, in-store with small, artisan snacks on the side.
Midland Arts & Antique Market is a dream-come-true for those who enjoy the thrill of finding something unexpected and one-of-a-kind when they go out shopping. A variety of vintage clothing, antique furniture, paintings and more can be found on the shelves at this market. New items are added to the inventory every week, meaning you never know what you might find.
Broad Ripple Vintage is a great place to pick up some unique secondhand clothes for any occasion. They offer a variety of clothes and accessories from the 1940's to the 1980's, all packed into a small but welcoming space. Come in to find a full selection of suits, tuxes, dresses, lingerie and accessories.
Silver in the City is the place to find the perfect gift. They feature a great selection of trendy jewelry including necklaces, earrings, bracelets and accessories. For the more practical minded, there is a housewares section that is sure to meet any need. Plus, there are a variety of humorous shirts and accessories to tickle your funny bone.
So few independent record stores survive in this new digital age, so the Broad Ripple area is lucky to have one like Indy CD & Vinyl. One might tour the Midwest for weeks and never find a store with a selection as plentiful and a staff as welcoming. Whether you're in the market for something from Girl Talk's back catalog or the latest and greatest from soul man Andre Williams, you'll find it here. See website for staff picks, event announcements and more.
Time travel you would say, but nay! The Southport Antique Mall exists in the present and carries tokens of the past. Get enthralled by dainty crockery designs of sorts or try on different veils and hats from the age of Emily Bronte and George Elliot. From Barbie Dolls, cola merchandise to ear muffs, beaded purses and old music records, everything that came and went is available here. Keep a few hours in hand to browse as the labyrinth of the forgotten world.
Luna Music is the one stop shop for all your music essentials. This store which has been in the music circuit for quite a while now, has all kinds of collections from CDs, DVDs, T-shirts and so on. There are many music stations throughout the store where you can listen to your favorite numbers before picking it up. So head to the Luna store along Massachusetts Avenue and get those grooves on the go! Check the website for more information.