Shop ‘Til You Smile
If unique clothes and shoes are what you need, head to Seabel’s in Pueblo. Just steps from the Historic Arkansas River Project, this boutique has some of the cutest cowboy-inspired boots around! If you are really down, why not put together a Seabel’s gift basket for gifting to a friend as an act of kindness?
Jen’s Place is an adorable boutique in Old Colorado City that offers affordable women’s casual wear. Treat yourself to some new workout capris or a stylish cotton tunic by Fresh Produce. Browsing the Terra Verde Boutique in downtown Colorado Springs might be just the therapy you need. When you first walk in, it’s bigger than you’d imagine. Their on-trend fashions include casual Friday wearables and embroidered pieces for an evening on the town. You might walk out hours later, feeling refreshed. How about treating yourself to a whole new outfit at Opal Boutique in Salida? This shop offers trendy, affordable pieces and is like shopping in a friend’s closet! Couture buying ensures you won’t see these pieces on everyone in town!
Boutique? Art gallery? Febra’s in Old Colorado City offers both in an inviting atmosphere. Try on some moto boots, distressed jeans, or a floral maxi dress after you browse handmade jewelry, watercolor paintings and geode pieces. The quaint storefront will draw you in and the owner’s friendly customer service will bring you back. The Outlets at Castle Rock might be the granddaddy of all retail therapy locations. The 100+ stores offer big box deals that can’t be beat. Ranked as the #5 tourist location in the state, it’s pedestrian-friendly so you’ll feel like you spent the day in a small community.
At Cañon City’s A Borgata, you’ll find 70+ shops stocked with an incredible variety of home decor, wearable art, tourist souvenirs, and much more.
How would essential oils, skin care products, and home goods made from organic lavender make you feel right about now? Drop by Pelindaba Lavender in Manitou Springs for a sensory escape. They will teach you how to soothe yourself with lavender—and even cook with it!
If you’re looking for an all-in-one shopping experience, head to Unlisted Market in Denver. There’s over 100 artisan vendor booths to browse. You’ll find gifts, handcrafted items, vintage finds, refurbished furniture, home decor, fabulous fashion, and specialty goods.
The Pikes Peak Market in downtown Colorado Springs will soothe your soul as it offers healthy food options and a growing community of artists. Enjoy a COS ‘bucha or a pickup one of Della’s home baked pies.
Head to Old Colorado City for Simple Body Products’ amazing selection of natural moisturizers, scrubs, creams, serums, and even deodorants. If it goes on your body, they probably have it in an all-natural, handmade version. Some products are designed just for babies while others are nut free. Stop in to browse and leave refreshed.
Silver Sparrow Beads in Old Colorado City is the perfect stop if you want a little DIY project! They offer everything you need for jewelry making. They also have handmade jewelry to inspire your creativity!
When you need a pick-me-up, shopping can satisfy you. Grab a friend, shop one of these great Pikes Peak area boutiques and put a smile back on your face.