The Woodlands, TX 77381
3 Reasons The Woodlands is a Top-Rated Luxury Shopping Destination
By Alexandria Dedovitch
In The Woodlands, Texas, shopping is a luxurious affair. With a wide variety of upscale name brands, high-end department stores, and locally owned boutiques, it comes as no surprise The Woodlands is a top-rated shopping destination for those who love to indulge in the best of fashion and gifts.
Located just a short 25-minute drive from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), we invite you to explore this award-winning Texas town, named “One of America’s Best Shopping Destinations” by Southern Living and the “#1 Best City to Live in America” by Niche.com.
So, what are the top 3 reasons The Woodlands is a must for luxury shopping? Simply look to The Woodlands’ three major shopping destinations - Market Street, The Woodlands Mall, and Hughes Landing. To guide you from store to store, hop on the complimentary Town Center Trolley or stroll along the scenic paths and glistening waterway, lined with art benches and cypress trees. Dive into what’s in store in The Woodlands.
An open-air main street ambiance paired with an incredible selection of luxury brands makes Market Street a shopping hot spot for the fashion-forward. Featuring over 70 retailers and restaurants, you won’t be disappointed with this swanky selection.
For those truly seeking to make a day of their shopping experience, Market Street offers complimentary umbrellas, on-site concierge services, and a bag check. Add an element of self-care to your day with a massage at The Woodhouse Day Spa, refuel with a bite to eat, set to the soothing sounds of live music at Tommy Bahama, or indulge in a glass of wine as you take in the scenery at CRÚ Food & Wine Bar.
Find your next must-have piece from classic luxury designers like Louis Vuitton, Tory Burch and Robert Graham. Looking for something with more sparkle and shine? Market Street makes it easy to adorn yourself with the finer things in life from Tiffany & Co., Kendra Scott Jewelry, and Thomas Markle Jewelers.
Pamper yourself as you explore Market Street’s exquisite cosmetics at top shops like L’Occitane en Provence, Chanel Beauty, and Bluemercury. You’re sure to bring home the best in skincare and cosmetics - finding your ideal beauty companion.
Dive into one of Market Street’s refined boutiques to find top trendy pieces and of-the-moment fashions at Francesca’s Collection and Golden Gray Boutique - both offering a wide selection of carefully curated clothing and accessories. Family-owned Bowtique showcases brands from both the U.S. and Europe, including luxury Italian leather shoes and made in the USA handbags.
The Woodlands Mall
With more than 160 shops, restaurants, and a giant carousel for the kids, The Woodlands Mall delivers versatility, comfort, and style. Shop popular brands, like Banana Republic, Altar’d State, White House Black Market, Anthropologie, and Travis Mathew, offering a wide range of classics and on-trend clothes, shoes, and accessories.
As you make your way through the exquisite medley of merchandise, stop in at the high-end department stores featured at The Woodlands Mall. Dillard’s, Macy’s and Nordstrom allow you to do all of your shopping in one stylish place.
You can also find hidden treasures and niche collectibles sprinkled among your favorite brands at The Woodlands Mall. Pick out authentic, autographed sports memorabilia at Stadium Signatures, a mashup of the most popular, top-rated, and best selling online gifts at Amazon 4-Star, and an extensive selection of handmade jewelry, including charm bracelets and iconic rings, at James Avery.
Locally Owned Shops
For native Texan wares with a luxurious flair, stop into the thriving locally-owned shops in The Woodlands. Visitors can find hand-curated casual apparel and everything for the perfect weekend outfit at Mainstream Boutique of the Woodlands . Tumbleweeds & Notion, run by two self-proclaimed “hometown gals”, offers a softer side of unique gifts with gourmet treats, stationary, and lush candles. Piney Rose Floral delights visitors with full-service floral arrangements and curated gifts for every occasion. Teacups & Tadpoles is making a fashionable statement in the lives of little ones - ideal for elegant holiday outfits, special occasion designs, and comfortable everyday apparel.
Added Bonus: Exclusive Holiday Seasonal Store
Located in Hughes Landing, the Brookwood Holiday Store is bursting with holiday goods, handcrafted gifts, and stunning seasonal decorations - fit for the most wonderful time of the year!
About the Author: Alexandra is the Digital Content Creator for Tour Texas. She is an avid traveler, lover of the arts, and enthusiast of all things Texas!
The Woodlands, TX 77381