Island Attractions- Shopping
Nautical Antiques & Decor
Nautical Antiques & Decor is the premiere supplier of Nautical Antiques on Galveston Island. They are wholesalers and retailers of most everything that is nautical salvage. They carry a numerous amount of items including: compasses, sextants, code and courtesy flags, old glass net floats, ships wheels; brass, copper, and galvanized navigation lights, life rings, oars, binnacles, engine order telegraphs, rope, buoys, and much more.
Somewhere In Time
Take a trip through time and enjoy relics of the past at Somewhere in Time!Somewhere in Time specializes in bringing forth those fond memories of childhood. A few of the items you will find in this shop are jewelry, buttons, fine linens, vintage clothes, pottery, Toys, signs, medical, Dick & Jane, fishing lures and so much more!
Family-owned and operated for over 28 years, Coastal Creations offers fine tropical decor, including furniture, home furnishings, and gifts. Whether your home’s a beachfront bungalow or a chic tropical-style townhome, Coastal Creations has everything you need to create a cozy home with the perfect island-style flair.
The expertly laid out gallery is comprised of 52 booths catering to every whim and interest. From art, to collectibles, to antiques, to hard-to-find, to furnishings, to perfect gifts, Collectors Gallery offers a tantalizing collection that surprises with every turn.
Located in the heart of the Strand, Surf Styles offers the latest in surf apparel as well as foot wear, head gear, and accessories.
Beach Break offers everything you need before or after hitting the beach, including floats, suncare products, cameras, swimwear, T-shirts, clothing, souvenirs, and gifts – by famous brands like Quicksilver, Reef & Billabong.
WINGS owns and operates over 30 locations across America’s best beaches. Their stores are well stocked with high quality clothing, swimwear, shoes, souvenirs, and beach accessories, all at affordable prices. With men’s, women’s, and kid’s clothes you can always count on WINGS for “All You Need To Reach The Beach.”
At Jammin’ Sportswear, they’re continuously adapting to their customers’ changing needs. Customers are their number one priority as they strive to be the retail destination you can trust. Whether customers are getting prepared for a day at the beach, a jog in a park, a night out on the town, the first day of school, an afternoon grilling in the backyard or a weekend of boating, their first stop should always be at Jammin`Sportswear.
Ohana Surf & Skate
Ohana’s product mix is balanced between men’s/young men’s, women’s/jr’s, and youth (boy’s/girl’s) surf and skate apparel from Volcom, Hurley, Billabong, O’Neill, Element and more…all of which is merchandised in coordinate groups for easy styling for the fashion forward beach to street customer.
Cariloha sells an entire line of bamboo products, including apparel, bedding, bath goods, accessories, fitness wear, handbags and more all made of bamboo.Today, Cariloha is the only multi-store retailer in the world to provide an entire store experience that’s completely merchandised with products made of bamboo. An ever-growing rich supply of bamboo makes it possible for Cariloha to continue offering an exclusive collection of bamboo products all enjoying the soft touch and green ‘footprint’ of this renewable resource.
Cruz Cortez Clothiers
Cruz Cortez Clothiers is one of Galveston’s premier clothing stores for both men and women.Featuring brands like Austin Reed, Palm Beach, and Tommy+, the shop also has an array of Hawaiian prints for both men and ladies from Tori Richard, Reyn Spooner, and Paradise Found.
Lapalapa is a unique boutique and Palapa bar located in Downtown Galveston that features a laid-back island atmosphere and colorful, quality retail for the whole family.
The boutique, named after Island Flower’s resident cat, offers casual and dressy clothes from extra-small to plus sizes. But perhaps the best part? The shop offers only one garment per size, to prevent any fashion embarrassments at local social functions!
Fullen Jewelry, which began in 1975, is located on Postoffice Street in historic downtown Galveston. Its tropical décor appeals to the island senses. They offer interesting collections and custom designs of classic, contemporary, and nautical jewelry for women and men using gold, sterling silver, and alternative metals. There are pieces set with diamonds, pearls, gemstones, and authentic ancient treasure coins.
For the Home
The Old Galveston Trading Company
The Old Galveston Trading Company, located in the Historic Downtown Galveston District, has provided its customers with exceptional service for almost a decade. The shop features a wide array of home decor products and furnishing, including local artwork, handmade scarves, handmade cards, and imported furniture – as well as a variety of their ever-popular Singing Bowls. Offered in antique brass, handcrafted crystal, and other fine materials, these transcendent treasures produce sounds which invoke a deep state of relaxation, reduce stress, and aid in healing.
The Naked Mermaid is stocked with a great selection of home décor, and imported furniture.They carry a variety of chic decorative pieces from clocks to vases to wall hangings. The Naked Mermaid is the perfect place to inspire creativity for a beautiful home. Speaking of creativity, during ArtWalk, there have been several mermaid sightings at The Naked Mermaid. Check them out during the exhibits to spot one!
Urban Resort Home
Furniture is fun and something you live with everyday. Having been in the home decor and furniture industry for 30 something years means that the owners of Urban Resort Home have experience, and have learned about people’s tastes and styles. They know the types of furniture that continuously appeals to many people,
High Level Customer Service is our mantra. Here at Bayside Chic our philosophy is whatever is needed to satisfy the customer will be done. So come on in and see all of our unique and beautiful furniture and home decor.
The Kitchen Chick is a boutique offering gourmet-caliber kitchen wares and accessories located in downtown Galveston. Customers will experience personal service, a charming shopping environment, and knowledgeable assistance. They offer wedding and gift registry services, complimentary gift wrap and on-island delivery. Join them for in-store special events, demonstrations and their famous cooking classes.
Bunch’a Cool Stuff
Bunch’a Cool Stuff has a variety of gifts to make your friends jealous of the time you spent in Galveston. Walking in, you’ll immediately notice a group of lifelike dummies (sorry, not for sale!) greeting you. And then let the fun begin!
Urban Oasis specializes in fun specialty gifts, perfect for every occasion. Located on the the Historic Strand, the shop features products like souvenir magnets, key chains and lighters, books, puzzles, toys and games, magic and pranks, plush animals, greeting cards, Liquid Blue tees, Village Brand Candles, fragrance oils and incense, and more.
Lafitte’s Beat is located in the heart of the beautiful, historical Strand Shopping District. Lafitte’s Beat offers a wide variety of specialty gifts, unique sea shells & coral, Galveston Island souvenirs, an excellent selection of beachwear, specialty Tees, wind chimes, and children’s toys and clothing.
Few names embody the “Spirit of the Island” like that of one of Galveston’s oldest institutions, Murdochs. Just like Galveston, the famed bath house-turned-souvenir shop has been beaten, battered, and all but destroyed by a century’s worth of hurricane winds and storm surges, but also, just like Galveston, it continues to return, again and again, each time better than the last.