Come prepared for a pleasurable albeit costly shopping experience in a lush tropical garden setting at Bal Harbour Shops. You will find a selection of world-renowned specialty stores such as Chanel, as well as high end department stores like Oscar de la Renta Boutique, Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue. Stopping by Bal Harbour Shops is not only for the spendthrift; it is a pleasure just to stroll around the lovely European-style courtyard and feel the cool spray from the waterfalls on a hot day. Gourmet restaurants such as Carpaccio and La Goulue are located here. For less formal meals, cafes are also on hand.
To get the quintessential Miami experience, visit this lovely open-air market, where you can browse the artist's carts, sip an iced drink and stroll along the pier. More than 100 shops and 30 restaurants make this a wonderful place to visit. Bayside Marketplace is more than just a mall—it is a sweet slice of Miami life where one can look for the perfect souvenirs and gifts for loved ones back home and indulge themselves in some retail-therapy.
Army greens and industrial grays are the first thing to catch your eye at BASE. The store specializes in the kind of sturdy city wear rarely found in Miami Beach boutiques. While you may never have an opportunity to show off a gray wool sweater or a pair of heavy black pants in balmy southern Florida, BASE features items which are well made, unique and perfect to take home.
The atmosphere on this shopping and dining strip rivals Ocean Drive or Lincoln Road for energy, but unlike some of Miami's heavily trafficked shopping areas, CocoWalk also retains the quaint flavor of a small village. Dozens of shops and restaurants line the street. Live entertainment appears periodically, and minstrels wander the streets. A 16-screen AMC movie theater is joined by such favorites as White House/Black Market, GAP and Victoria's Secret.
Simon’s Sportswear is a major sportswear store and stocks top brands like Nike, Adidas, and Puma, to name a few. This shop sells sports equipment and apparel for men, women, and children and is frequented by fitness enthusiasts and professional athletes alike. The quality of the products is indisputable and you can choose from a wide variety of shoes, boots, sandals, tops, bottoms, jackets and accessories like headbands, bags, and socks to complete your attire. As compared to other stores, you can shop for your essentials at friendlier and more competitive prices at this store.
Panno Divina is a men's apparel store in Hollywood that specializes in formalwear. A great option for buying suits, the store is mainly frequented by executives and corporates who come here to shop for formals to wear at their respective workplaces. Whether its shirts, trousers, ties or belts that you're looking for, you can get it all here, making this a one-stop-shop for formal shopping. Their accessory section is equally impressive and does a great job of complimenting what you're wearing.
At the heart of this denim concept store is the dream of two brothers to build the shopping community of Downtown Miami, which is seemingly addled with black market supplies and cheap rip-offs. This may probably be why the Lost Boy Dry Goods store shines like a diamond in the rough. The store oozes raw and rustic Colorado charm, with its wood-decked interiors, plush leather armchairs and a vintage piano randomly strewn in the midst of the room. The surrounding shelves are all stacked high with denim goods, for both men and women - and across brands and prices. Behold brands such as the more economical yet iconic Levis, to the richer textures of Seven For All Mankind, Diesel and Ralph Lauren. Women's brands include J Brand and Paige, while there are also footwear brands, vintage vinyl treasures, coffee table books, cowboy boots and paper wallets on the periphery.
When looking to shop for the latest fashion of clothes and accessories, Supply & Advise is where you should start your search. With a host of curated men's apparel, footwear and accessories, suitable for both casual and formal occasions, this store has set the bar for fashionable and presentable attire. From suits to jeans and leather shoes to sneakers, customers can choose their choice of attire based on comfort and appearance. Guaranteeing its customers of the best quality possible, this store's racks only contains originall items by renowned brands such as Gant and Levis'.
Located on Flagler, Marshalls is quite popular for the range of apparel, accessories and home utilities it offers. Best known for the discounted prices it offers top-quality goods at, Marshalls belongs to a chain of department stores that has over 700 outlets all over the United States. This Boston-based subsidiary of TJX Companies stocks several useful products - shoes, clothing, bedding, home accessories, jewelry, furniture, beauty products and cosmetics, to name a few. Open all week from 9a onwards, this departmental store is exceedingly convenient to shop at.
A popular shoe store in Downtown Miami, CJ Urban Wear features a fine collection of urban footwear for men and women. Specialist in rugged, athletic shoes, this is the place to be when you're looking for a neat pair of casual footwear. Boasting an exclusive selection of sneakers and trainers by some of the top international brands, everything at this store is well-worth the price tag. From fashionable Nike kicks and Air Jordan 11s, to sporty space jam jordans and supreme blacks, this store has it all in urban wear.
Eternity Coffee Roasters is one of only a few coffeehouses in Miami that makes coffee by-the-cup. A majority of the beans Eternity uses are single origin from the most sought after coffee regions in the world, including Kenya, Colombia and Panama. They roast all their beans fresh on-site and then use the hipster favorite "pour-over" method to brew the coffee individually, cup by cup. The large coffee shop has plenty of comfortable seating and also serves some pretty tasty desserts and pastries to go along with your coffee.
Ross Dress For Less, as its name suggests, is a haven for those who love to bargain. Operating on the principle that you can buy a lot more when you pay inexpensive prices, and hardly compromising on the quality of merchandise, this store has shoes, accessories and apparel for women, men and children. It also sells home decoration items such as bedding materials, kitchenware, bathroom accessories, dining room and garden furniture. This store offers tips to hunt for successful bargains and sources designer clothing and sells it at heavy discounts. Keep an eye out on their website where they regularly advertise sales and price concessions.