Thereâ€™s plenty of reasons to shop. But who really needs a justified reason? Whether youâ€™re getting the kids suited up to go back to school or checking off your holiday wish-lists, there are a number of antique shops, malls, outlets and boutiques conveniently located nearby Carrollton to help you get your shopping done. So, get ready and shop â€˜till you drop at these Carrollton-area shops.
1.Â Vintage House
Where: 1101 E Beltline Road
Set up inside of a historic pink Victorian-style home located in Downtown Carrollton, and just over a 10-minute drive from The Place at Saddle Creek, Vintage House is a charming shop that sells luggage, jewelry, accessories and gift items. Shoppers can browse vendors including Vera Bradley, Kendra Scott, Alex & Ani, Tyler Candles and more. Vintage House also offers a selection of personalized gifts and home accessories, too.
Shopper tip: The DART rail system, the Downtown Carrollton Green Line, has a stop located just across the street. Which makes for easy access, especially for commuters. Â
2.Â Finishing Touch Antique Mall
Where: 1109 S Broadway Street
In business for over 30 years, Carrolltonâ€™s Finishing Touch Antique Mall offers a vast range of antiques, from signage, tools and vintage gas pumps to kitchenwares, antique furniture and linens. Walking into this shop is like walking into an antique-lover’s dream — each and every corner of the store is covered in antique goods.
Shopper tip: Come with an idea of what you are looking for. And come early, Finishing Touch has limited shopping hours.Â
3.Â Galleria Dallas
Where: 13350 Dallas Parkway
Notably one of Dallasâ€™s best, and largest, shopping malls, the Galleria in Dallas provides dining, shopping and even ice skating opportunities for shoppers and their families. Whether you want to grab a quick bite at Jamba Juice or Panda Express or if youâ€™d rather have an enjoyable sit-down dining experience at a restaurant like Kabuki, you can find both options here. Shoppers can visit Tous, Nordstrom, Victoriaâ€™s Secret, Brahmin, Zara, Lululemon, Coach, Gucci, Dooney & Bourke and a variety of other designer stores.
Shopper tip: Join the free Wi-Fi while shopping. Look for the network under the name SIMON WI-FI.
4.Â Sooz Boutique
Where: 1100 W Main Street
Located in Downtown Carrollton, Sooz Boutique is a cozy brick-clad store that offers a variety of womenâ€™s clothing and accessories for many styles and tastes at an affordable price. The staff is always friendly and helpful. And bargain hunters will like the selection of discount merchandise located near the back of the boutique.
Shopper tip: Check the Sooz Boutique Facebook page for new arrivals before you shop to get an idea of whatâ€™s in store at the moment.
5.Â Allen Premium Outlets
Where: 820 West Stacy Road
Located 20 minutes north of Dallas, the Allen Premium Outlets are a shoppers paradise. With more than 95 stores, shoppers can truly shop to their heartâ€™s content. Some of the stores include Kate Spade, Banana Republic, J. Crew, Last Call by Neiman Marcus, Michael Kors, Nike, Steve Madden and Zales The Diamond Store Outlet. For big deals on designer fashion, shoppers wonâ€™t want to pass up Allen Premium Outlets.
Shoppers tip: Check the outlet mall website for current deals and discounts.