This gigantic shopping and entertainment facility called Opry Mills combines 200 stores, restaurants and event venues. You can shop the whole day long at specialty and discount vendors such as Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Bass Pro Outdoor World, Zales Diamond Outlet, Old Navy, Off 5th Saks 5th Avenue and Bath & Body Works. Your taste buds are in for a treat too, with a diverse food court and 10 full-service restaurants including Music City Buffet, Rain Forest Café, and Dickey's BBQ. You'll be entertained at every corner with Regal Cinema 20, IMAX Theater and live musical performances daily.
If you are looking for all things retro, this is the antique shop for you. This fun and funky store features vintage furniture pieces from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s, as well as all sorts of American classic kitsch bric-a-brac. Walking through the doors is like stepping back a few decades into the colorful tones of retro styles. In addition to furniture and classic collectibles, the store also offers a fabulous selection of vintage clothes, shoes and jewelry. This is the kind of shop that might make you say, "Oh, I had one of those!"
Gas Lamp Antiques and Decorating Mall is one of the largest antique malls in the Nashville area. Tucked behind the 100 Oaks Mall near Home Depot and Staples, Gas Lamp Antiques can be a bit tricky to find, but like many good antiques, the hunt is well worth the reward. Filled with stalls of vintage books, furniture, collectibles, memorabilia, souvenirs, music, jewelry, silver, china, vintage clothing and a variety of bric-a-brac, antique collectors of all sorts are sure to find something of value at Gas Lamp Antiques. For more shopping opportunities at Gas Lamp, check out their website for specific high-end antiques organized by category.
This obscure alleyway is one of the top shopping destinations in Nashville thanks to its many eclectic shops, galleries, cafes and restaurants. Hidden amongst the new shiny buildings of downtown, The Arcade is a historic industrial building with large skylights overhead lending an outdoor feel, lined with shops and eateries. This shopping destination is quite popular during the lunch and early evening hours due to its proximity to the downtown business area, so plan your visit accordingly.
Ten Thousand Villages at Nashville is one of the leading stores of this nonprofit fair trade organization. Find some really rare handcrafted goods from craftsmen of third world countries. Elegant picture frames, abstract sculptures, baskets in intricate designs, beaded jewelry, colorful scarves, soft linens, earthy pots and a lot more of these creative goodies are waiting to be discovered. Apart from home furnishings, knick-knacks and accessories, find chocolate and coffee to appease your senses. You will find it hard to decide what to gift your loved one with these colorful things lining up the shelves of this store. Run mostly by volunteers, customers leave with neatly wrapped gifts tied with cute ribbons. Support a cause and leave with a treasure from this trove of artistic wonders.
Whether shopping for yourself or a friend, Algeria offers a wide range of fashionable gifts and accessories. Handbags, soaps, scarves, handmade jewelry, and hats are just some of the products you can find in this eclectic shop. The store owner, Bill Breyer is in the shop most days and always happy to assist you in your shopping needs and answer questions. Gift cards are also available for those who can't decide on the perfect gift!
H.G. Hill Urban Market comes as a blessing to those who work around downtown as they can pick up something from here for lunch. Their deli and hot food area comes highly recommended. The store has a convenient layout and is quite spacious. Usually, you are sure to find your hunt with ease but in any case if you struggle just notify their staff and they will assist you with whatever you need. If you are planning to cook something special with meats, be sure to pick your ingredient here.
Art Is Heaven is truly a haven for art lovers and amateurs alike. The showcased collection, here, includes original oil paintings which are fascinating enough to engage every mind and heart. Frameworks by Debbie Wingo, Milan and Vraun adorn the serene interiors of this store. Besides you can also have your piece of art designed with ready-made frames and mirrors. The experienced staff can provide more depth and splendor to your visionary art endeavors with custom-made frames. So come by to get involved in an awe-inspiring arty experience.
Posh Boutique has all the trappings of an urban store full of practical clothing at reasonable pricing. Trendy tubes, pants, cosmetics, summer dresses, footwear, and more adorn the walls as music plays in the background. Weekdays are best suited for those who take their time to buy, while weekends see fresh merchandise and pull a huge crowd. The staff guide you without being overbearing or too friendly. If getting the stuff is your aim, then this is the place to be in.