Art & Music Supplies

Get a new instrument, or fix your broken one (or buy music too)

Borrego's Guitar and Music Supply Co.

1636 St. Michael's Drive, 471-9043, borregos guitarsmusicsupply.com Local musicians David Borrego and Sean Healen co-own this library of instruments, amps, consignment items and more.

The Candyman Strings & Things

851 St. Michael's Drive, 983-5906, candymansf.com

If you're a musician in Santa Fe, this favorite is instrumental. Here you can buy a new banjo, drum kit or guitar—and take lessons or join clubs to get better at your instrument of choice.

The Good Stuff

401 W San Francisco St., 795-1939, thegoodstuffsantafe.com

Vintage vinyl, used books, graphic tees and sunglasses are all great things. Plus, they serve coffee.

Supply and inspire your inner artist

Artisan

2601 Cerrillos Road, 954-4179, artisansantafe.com

Georgia O'Keeffe bought supplies here, so you know it's longstanding and legit. Offering a good selection of paints, brushes, oil pastels, sculpture tools and a source of creativity.

Santa Fe Clay

545 Camino de la Familia, 984-1122, santafeclay.com

Find everything you need to get your hands working at this ceramic haven, which offers workshops, clays, glazes, tools and kiln access.

Books

Fill Your Bookshelves

The Ark

133 Romero St., 988-3709, arkbooks.com

It smells like a waft of incense and has cases and cases of crystals, shelves of spiritual and books and some of the coolest cards around. Educational kid's books too!

Big Star Books & Music

329 Garfield St., 820-7827, bigstarbooks.com

Trade in your old read in for a new one under Big Star's blue roof. Check out the CDs and rare books, too!

Book Mountain

2101 Cerrillos Road, 471-2625, bookmountainsantafe.com

High on intellect but low on cash? Head over to this paperback book exchange for your book fix.

Collected Works Bookstore and Coffeeshop

202 Galisteo St., 988-4226, cwbookstore.com

A downtown stroll is always made better by a stop into this local-favorite bookstore. Witnessing so many real paper books on shelves is both nostalgic and refreshing at once. Plus, have you seen those antlers over the fireplace?

Garcia Street Books

376 Garcia St., 986-0151, garciastreetbooks.com

With a rotating repertoire of creative staff picks, specializing in art books but carrying plenty of literature too, you may be inspired to read something outside your usual genre.

IAIA Campus Bookstore

Institute for American Indian Arts 83 Avan Nu Po Road, 428-5935, iaia.edu

Get art supplies, sketchbooks and a peek at student art work.

op.cit.

DeVargas Center, 157 Paseo de Peralta, 428-0321, opcit.com

Used is as good as new when it comes to a great read. This resale book spot has a constantly changing inventory, so it's always a new experience.

photo-eye Bookstore

376 Garcia St., 988-5152 ext. 201, photoeye.com

Find new and classic photography books aplenty at this lens-centric shop that features book signings and release events.

St. John's College Bookstore

1160 Camino Cruz Blanca, 984-6056, sjc.edu/santa-fe/book

Think about the origins of consciousness, learn about the birth of geometry or ponder the theory of gravity with the great books you'll find in this campus bookstore.

Travel Bug

839 Paseo de Peralta, 992-0418, mapsofnewmexico.com

Stock up on travel supplies, maps and guide books, or stop in for a slideshow lecture and take a trip in your imagination.

Clothing (Men's)

Add a little something with a cool accessory

James Reid Ltd.

114 E Palace Ave., 988-1147, jrltd.com

Belt buckles, money clips and cufflinks.

O'Farrell Hat Company

111 E San Francisco St., 989-9666, ofarrellhatco.com

Custom hats for men and women both, but there's just something extra-special about a dude in a cowboy hat.

Buy basics and button-ups

Corsini Bros.

107 W San Francisco St., 820-2300

Fine men's brands, personal service and a whole lot of collars.

Harry’s Clothing

202 Galisteo St., 988-1959

Timeless styles and great work options.

Lancaster York Gentlemen's Apparel

121 E Palace Ave., 984-1577, lancasteryorksf.com

Casual and dressy shirts, pants, sweaters and more.

Find a new favorite bag or flannel

Red River Mercantile

235 Don Gaspar Ave., 992-1233

High-quality flannels, shirts, jackets and gender-neutral bags with an easy mountain style.

Clothing (Women's)

Buy Athletic Wear So You Have To Work Out

Sense

219 Galisteo St., 988-5534, wearsense.com

Soft fabrics and breathable shapes that are great for yoga.

Bolster your wardrobe with current staples

Bodhi Bazaar

DeVargas Center, 556 N Guadalupe St., 982-3880, bodhibazaar.com

Everything from casual tees to beautiful dresses by current brands like Citizens of Humanity, Dolce Vita and Elizabeth and James.

Cupcake Clothing

322 Montezuma Ave., 988-4744, cupcakeclothing.com

This sweet staff is happy to help you browse the trendy items, including pretty stackable necklaces and rings, oils and scents, bags and belts.

Daniella

500 Market St., 988-2399, shopdaniella.com

Splurge-worthy jackets, pants, blouses and handbags.

Santa Fe Dry Goods

53 Old Santa Fe Trail, 982-4066, santafedrygoods.com

Chic European-made fashion and footwear with a polished but unique vibe.

Spirit Clothing

109 W San Francisco St., 982-2677

Stylish, breathable and comfortable, with a nod to minimalist aesthetics.

Uli's Clothing Boutique

208 W San Francisco St., 986-0557, ulissantafe.com

Focused on dressing to flatter your body type—with some men's and children's styles, too.

WearAbouts

70 W Marcy St., 982-1399, wearaboutssf.com

Jeans, basics and boots from labels like Free People, American Vintage and Frye.

Pick up a trendy bohemian piece

Maya Santa Fe

108 Galisteo St., 989-7590, mayasantafe.com

Free-spirited style saturates this eclectic shop filled with shoes, accessories and clothing sourced from sustainable companies.

¡Mira!

101 W Marcy St., 988-3585

Get a cute crocheted sundress or a trendy bohemian blouse and check out the curated vintage clothes. Plus stickers, earrings, socks and quirky graphic tees.

Sign of the Pampered Maiden

123 W Water St., 982-5948

Flowy blouses with intricate floral embroidery—and excellent service.

Treat yourself to lacy underwear or a comfy cotton bra

Modern Aphrodite

1708 Lena St., Ste. 105, 989-9880, anneridley.com/modern-aphrodite-store-1

This new pleasure boutique has everything you need for a night of fun (think like lace blindfolds, leather whips and sexy board games). Also cute bras, undies and everyday wear.

Underpinnings

150 Washington Ave., 983-9103

Plush and silky robes, cotton nightgowns and more.

Nab one-of-a-kind pieces and wearable textiles

La Boheme

663 Canyon Road, 982-8043

Embroidered midi dresses, vintage textiles, polka-dot overalls, indigo and linen galore in this stunning little boutique.

Full Bloom Boutique

70 W Marcy St., 988-9648

Color-coded racks mean rainbows of embroidery on silk, linen and more. More Johnny Was than you could even imagine.

Homefrocks

611 Old Santa Fe Trail, 986-5800, homefrocks.com

Dreamy linens, silks and velvets in styles you can wear at 20 or 90. Get a matching set. Live in it.

natasha Santa Fe

403 S Guadalupe St., 913-9236, natashasantafe.com

Hand-knitted scarves, art and jewelry, all from local artists.

Passementrie

115 Old Santa Fe Trail, 989-1262, ilovepassementrie.com

You'lll drool over these textiles and fabrics in classic shapes. The hand-printed collection features wearable works of art.

Handwoven Originals

125 E Palace Ave., Ste. 34, 988-2622, handwovenoriginals.com

Infinity scarves and wraps in impossibly soft Italian fabrics.

Santa Fe Weaving Gallery

124 ½ Galisteo St., 982-1737, sfweaving.com

Hand-knit wraps you'll wear year-round.

Clothing (Thrifting and Vintage)

Find great used and vintage clothes

Act 2

839 Paseo de Peralta, Ste. A, 983-8585, act2santafe.com

Find or sell something on consignment at this resale shop catering to a variety of cool styles for women.

Art.i.fact

930 Baca St., Ste. C, 982-5000, artifactsantafe.com

Men's and women's curated consignment clothing, boots, bags and accessories that have a hip and modern feel, plus occasional art shows and events in the attached ART.i.factory.

Barkin' Boutique

510 N Guadalupe St., 986-0699

Pick up some new duds and fund the Española Valley Humane Society at the same time.

Bohemiac

3918 Rodeo Road, 570-4000

Eclectic and chic consignment clothes, jewelry, homewares and accessories away from downtown crowds.

Double Take

320 Aztec St., 989-8886, santafedoubletake.com

This is a renowned spot where you can easily happen upon a treasure, both resale and retail. See men's and women's vintage bags, jeans, jewelry, hats, boots and much more.

Look What the Cat Dragged In

2570 Camino Entrada, 473-6300

541 W Cordova Road, 780-8975

Affordable clothing and home decorations with proceeds benefiting the Santa Fe Animal Shelter.

Ooh La La!

518 Old Santa Fe Trail, 820-6433, oohlala-consignment.com

Current styles and high-end labels make it easy to find something to love in this cute, clean and easily navigable shop. Gotta love when something is $90 instead of $500.

Santa Fe Vintage Outpost

202 E Palace Ave., 690-1075, santafevintage.com

An insane collection of vintage clothing—which used to only be available in an appointment-only showroom on the Southside—including jewelry, denim and flannels. A collector's dream.

Food

Local Groceries perfect for a Snack, a Juice or Ingredients for Dinner

El Paisano Super Market

3140 Cerrillos Road, Ste. D, 424-9105

If you're hungry, have a torta, which is basically a hot meat sandwich. If you're not hungry, buy a Trump piñata.

Kaune's Neighborhood Market

511 Old Santa Fe Trail, 982-2629, kaunes.com

A small grocery store with a ton of snack options, a good selection of wine and delicious-smelling roasted chickens. Plus, you can buy a bar of honeycomb dipped in dark chocolate. Splurge-worthy for sure.

La Montañita Co-op

913 W Alameda St., 984-2852, lamontanita.coop

Featuring mostly organic and locally grown produce, a sandwich and smoothie bar, a ton of coconut water and a best-kept secret: scrumptious breakfast burritos.

Santa Fe Farmers Market

1607 Paseo de Peralta, 983-4098, santafefarmersmarket.com

Buy directly from local farmers at this market in the Railyard. Choose from fresh produce, meats, cheeses and more; snack on artisan breads, pastries, coffee and tea. In the summer, the vendors spill into the breezeway. Cool off with an organic apple cider snow cone.

Talin Market

505 Cerrillos Road, Ste. B-101, 780-5073, talinmarket.com

International produce, tons of noodles, tea, snacks and a mouth-watering Dumpling Monday.

Treat Yourself to an Artisanal Chocolate Or Five

Cacao Santa Fe

3201 Richards Lane, Ste. B, 471-0891, cacaosantafe.com

Take a chocolate class, get a coffee and browse the selection of dark chocolates from Santa Fe and beyond.

CG Higgins

847 Ninita St., 820-1315 130 Lincoln Ave., Ste. B, 820-1315, cghiggins.com

Locally beloved chocolates, truffles, caramels, toffees, coffee and more.

Chocolate + Cashmere

109 E Palace Ave., 989-3887

Knitwear and chocolate is a dangerous, but delectable combo. Just go for the sweaters before the chocolate.

The Chocolatesmith

851 Cerrillos Road, Ste. A, 473-2111, chocolatesmith.com

Craft caramels, some with 24-karat gold sprinkled on top. Yummy and bougie.

Kakawa Chocolate House

1050 Paseo de Peralta, 982-0388, kakawachocolates.com

Drinking chocolate should really be a bigger thing, it's so damn good. Especially on a cold day. It's both delicious and (supposedly) good for you, so bottoms up!

Todos Santos Chocolates

125 E Palace Ave., Ste. 31, 982-3855

A little magic goes into these beautifully-crafted and sometimes eccentric creations by chocolatier Hayward Simoneaux.

Drink Wine for Dinner, Weekend Vodka Bloody Marys or Tequila Just Because

La Casa Sena Wine Shop

125 E Palace Ave., Ste. 20, 982-2121, lacasasena.com/wine-shop

Spirits and wine, plus staff members who know what they're talking about and are super happy to share with you—so you won't feel intimidated when asking for suggestions.

Cliff's Liquors

903 Old Pecos Trail, 988-1790, cliffsliquorstore.com

Wine, beer and liquor in a building that has a ton of character. Serving the east side for over 40 years.

Kokoman Fine Wine and Liquor

34 Cities of Gold Road, Pojoaque, 455-2219

It's a bit of a drive, but if you live north or are headed that way, Kokoman has a great selection.

Owl's Liquors

913 Hickox St., 982-1751

Standard, local and you can get a keg. The staff's cool, the location is ideal—you could ask for more, but that would be greedy.

Santa Fe Spirits

Distillery: 7505 Mallard Way, 467-8892

Tasting Room: 308 Read St., 780-5906, santafespirits.com

Whiskey, gin and more—all made locally. Visit the tasting room location for craft cocktails made with the local good stuff.

Susan's Fine Wine & Spirits

1005 S St. Francis Drive, Ste. 101, 984-1582, sfwineandspirits.com

If you want to try a new rosé or Malbec, this place has more than 1,500 choices (so they probably have one you haven't tried) and 500 beers, making it one of the most impressive selections around.

Eat a French Loaf with Olive Oil, Balsamic Vinegar and Spices

Oleaceae

100 E San Francisco St., 795-7780, oleaceaeoliveoil.com

Head inside La Fonda Hotel to find this shop with a ton of flavors of olive oil and vinegar.

Santa Fe Olive Oil & Balsamic Co.

116 Don Gaspar Ave., 992-1601, santafeoliveoil.com

Dip a hunk of bread into a sample of gourmet olive oil flavored with garlic, chile or herbs.

Savory Spice Shop

225 Galisteo St., 819-5659, savoryspiceshop.com/new-mexico/santa-fe.html

Gift sets, salts, cinnamon and all the smells that come with them.

Revamp your Kitchenware With a New Pot, Pan or Both

Las Cosas Kitchen Shoppe & Cooking School

DeVargas Center, 181 Paseo de Peralta, 988-3394, lascosascooking.com

Buy a fancy new baking dish and take a class to teach you how to use it.

Santa Fe School of Cooking and Market

125 N Guadalupe St., 983-4511, santafeschoolofcooking.com

Hard-to-find ingredients for New Mexican and Mexican recipes, Colombian pottery and local food products and kitchen tools.

Garden

Find Seeds and Plants

Agua Fría Nursery

1409 Agua Fría St., 983-4831, aguafrianurserynm.com

This family-owned nursery offers native perennials, shrubs and succulents.

All Seasons Gardening

3201 Rufina St., Ste. C, 438-4769, allseasonsgardeningstore.com

This nursery is full of everything you need to have a healthy garden, including premium soil and a friendly staff. They started in Albuquerque and have moved north, with plans for Taos too.

Payne's Nurseries & Greenhouses

North: 304 Camino Alire, 988-8011

South: 715 St. Michael's Drive, 988-9626

Soil Yard: 6037 Agua Fría St., 424-0336, paynes.com

Conveniently, there's more than one location for this nursery with photo-worthy warehouses full of flowers, herbs, succulents, cacti and more.

Plants of the Southwest

3095 Agua Fría St., 438-8888, plantsofthesouthwest.com

Native seeds, flowers, vegetables, shrubs and trees that are designed to succeed in Santa Fe.

Gifts

Buy a unique Santa Fe souvenir

Array

322 S Guadalupe St., 699-2760, arrayhome.com

A calming yet subtly edgy aesthetic brings tchotchkes, stationery, homewares and gifts for thinkers and civilized shoppers.

Om Blessings

DeVargas Center, 564 N Guadalupe St., 795-7874

Locally made necklaces, earrings and ceramics.

Doodlet’s

120 Don Gaspar Ave., 983-3771, doodlets.com

Get an adobe-house-shaped incense holder for Mom and local lavender body lotion for yourself. Plus check out some of the spunkiest little gifts, cards and knick-knacks around.

Dressman's Gifts

58 Lincoln Ave., 982-0227

Find hand-tooled silver earrings that will have you feeling like Frida. Plus pottery and rugs by Navajo, Zuni and Hopi artists.

Santa Maria Provisions

125 E Palace Ave., Ste. 29, 983-2411

Green chile-infused ketchup is the kind of gift everybody wants. Plus soaps, books and jewelry for the less food-obsessed.

Find the Perfect Card for Any Occasion

The Gilded Page

DeVargas Center, 516 N Guadalupe St., 820-0098, thegildedpagesantafe.com

Handmade journals and greeting cards mean the one you choose will be one-of-a-kind. Plus calligraphy and collage supplies for your inner crafty spirit.

Marcy Street Card Shop

75 W Marcy St., 982-5160, marcystreetcards.com

Coffee mugs featuring quippy sayings, pretty notebooks and $1 greeting cards—plus really Santa Fe-style textile-covered photo albums and hand-painted wrapping paper.

Something for the person who is impossible to buy for

Keshi: The Zuni Connection

227 Don Gaspar Ave., 989-8728, keshi.com

For more than 1,000 years, Zuni artists have carved fetishes. The tiny animal totems represent specific characteristics exhibited by that animal, and the fetishes are meant to impart those traits to their owners. They come with tiny bags of blue corn meal (so they won't go hungry) and are a truly special gift for anyone. This place has a beautiful collection featuring every kind of animal at a great range of prices. Spend $10 or $500.

The Harrell House Bug Museum

DeVargas Center, 564 N Guadalupe St., 695-8569, harrellhouse.com

Bugs, fossils and rocks galore.

Traveler's Market

DeVargas Center, 153 Paseo de Peralta, 989-7667, travelersmarket.net

This huge spot features textiles, clothing, antiques and artworks from markets around the world.

Buy Her (or Him) Flowers

Artichokes & Pomegranates

Design Center, 418 Cerrillos Road, 820-0044, artichokesand pomegranates.com

Providing flowers for everyday bouquets, weddings, special events and more, this spot has seasonal arrangements executed with an artful eye that can make anyone smile. If sculpturally arranged orchids and blossoming roses and irises sound nice, just check out all the ones we left out.

Barton's Flowers

1722 St. Michael's Drive, 982-9731, bartonsflowers.com

Beautiful vessels and classically flawless arrangements—plus delivery and online ordering, perfect for out-of-town folks who want to gift their fave Santa Fean.

Home

Finally fix your sink with the right hardware

Ace Hardware

2006 Cerrillos Road, Suite 1, 424-9343, acehardware.com

This place has what you need, whether hammer, hose or nail.

Big Jo True Value

1311 Siler Road, 473-2255, bigjotruevalue.com

If you don't know what you need, the staff here does. No fear, you can DIY this. Plus, it's regularly voted Best of Santa Fe by our readers, so—you know.

Empire Builders Supply Co.

1802 Cerrillos Road, 982-2646, ebsnm.com

Get everything you need to redo your bathroom (or any other home project) at this store that's been here since 1954.

Buy a new pillow, couch or door

An Artful Eye

1372 Cerrillos Road, 412-0393, anartfuleyesantafe.com

Kitchy, funky, quirky, one-of-a-kind furniture, antiques and housewares.

Arrediamo

214 Galisteo St., 820-2231, arrediamo.com

Traditional rugs made by hand from cultures around the world make this space a feast for the eyes. These experts also offer appraisals and repairs, in case your rug needs a little doctoring.

Asian Adobe

310 Johnson St., 992-6846, asianadobe.com

The blend of Asian and Southwest aesthetics is accentuated to the max here. Find furniture, shearling rugs and everyday objects.

Barkin' Attic

851 St. Michael's Drive, 428-0223, evalleyshelter.org/giving/barkin-retail-stores

Get a vintage nightstand or a beautiful painting for cheap, and support the Española Valley Humane Society at the same time.

Congeries Consignment

1368 Cerrillos Road, 989-3445, congeriesconsignment.com

A warehouse full of pre-loved furniture and décor worth sifting through.

Design Warehouse

101 W Marcy St., 988-1555, designwarehousesantafe.com

Modern minimalist plates, cups and sets as well as witty accessories will give your abode a little character. Their low-profile furniture is delivered free anywhere in the state.

Mexico Lindo Furniture

1301 Cerrillos Road, 820-9898, mexicolindofurniture.com

Salvaged antique doors, shutters and beams from historic missions and haciendas in Mexico. It doesn't get any more authentic than that.

Molecule Design

1226 Flagman Way, 989-9806, moleculedesign.net

Get a hanging tent—which is now what we want to spend our entire summer in—twinkle garland lights, side tables, mirrors and more.

Moss Outdoor

530 S Guadalupe St., 989-7300, mossoutdoor.com

Luxe patio furniture to spend those long summer nights sitting outside without those annoying criss-cross marks on the backs of your thighs. Ouside is the new inside.

Mediterrania

222 Galisteo St., 989-7948, mediterraniaantiques.com

Give your home an international feel with cabinets, chests, pottery and more from Portugal, France, Italy and all over Europe.

The Raven Fine Consignments

1225 Cerrillos Road, 988-4775, theravensantafe.com

Decked-out showrooms full of high-end new and antique furniture, industrial accents, art and creative craft.

Sequoia

201 Galisteo St., 982-7000, sequoiasantafe.com

Wood is in the spotlight at this downtown shop. Give your home a forest feel with naturally finished horizontally cut segments of trees, including some with veins of stone.

Seret & Sons

224 Galisteo St., 988-9151, seretandsons.org

This huge downtown shop has intricately carved doors, giant elephant sculptures, praying Buddhas and rugs to dream about. Take a step through a portal into a temple in Asia.

Shiprock Santa Fe

53 Old Santa Fe Trail, 982-8478, shiprocksantafe.com

Bedeck your home and your body too. Every wall features a gorgeous Native American textile and you'll see vintage turquoise jewelry, furniture and artwork.

Silk Road Collections

112 W San Francisco St., 989-9497, silkroadcollections.com

Aleppo native Mohamed Sassila curates a collection of Persian and Turkish rugs to make your home even more swank.

Stephen's: A Consignment Gallery

2701 Cerrillos Road, 471-0802, stephensconsignments.com

You never know what you may find at this consignment shop that has it all from furniture to antiques.

Jewelry

Put a ring on it

Fairchild & Co.

110 W San Francisco St., 984-2039, fairchildjewelry.com

Since the '70s, this has been the downtown spot for sparkly glam.

Marc Howard Custom Jewelry Design

328 S Guadalupe St., Ste. E, 820-1080, marc-howard.com

Howard specializes in custom-made high-karat gold and platinum sets.

Reflective Images

912 Baca St., 988-7393, celticjewelry.com

Fair-trade gold and recycled metals forged into Celtic wedding bands and engagement rings.

Santa Fe Goldworks

60 E San Francisco St., Ste. 218, 983-4562, santafegoldworks.com

David Griego designs and constructs custom gold jewelry with diamonds, opals and other gems.

Kids

Bring the Babes to Toyland

Moon Rabbit Toys

Plaza Mercado, 112 W San Francisco St., Ste. 202, 982-9373, moonrabbittoys.com

Brain games, puzzles, stuffed animals and other fun stuff in the Plaza Mercado. Just go hang out and play a game, too—they encourage it!

Toyopolis

150 Washington Ave., 988-5422, toyopolissantafe.com

Whether it's a Barbie, Legos, or a new teddy your kiddo wants—Toyopolis has it.

Find a New Bedtime Story Book

Bee Hive Kids Books

328 Montezuma Ave., 780-8051, beehivekidsbooks.com

Bedtime stories galore and books for kids, plus occasional story time.

Yippee Yi Yo

54 E San Francisco St., 988-2757

This unassuming tourist stop downtown actually has a back room stuffed with awesome kids' books about the Southwest and beyond.

Clothe the Kids

Boomerang Baby

1333 Cerrillos Road, 919-9413

The cost of kids' clothes could equal college tuition if they were always bought new, right? Keep up with your fast-growing sprout here, where you can buy and sell gently used togs for tykes.

Indigo Baby

DeVargas Center, 185 Paseo de Peralta, 984-4000

Soft bamboo onesies, natural fabrics and toys and handmade everything, both resale and retail, at this baby boutique.

Merry-Go-Round Children's Store

150 Washington Ave., 988-5422, merrygoroundsantafe.com

Baby clothes, games for all ages, and toys like stuffed animals and Legos.

Pets and Animals

Rufus (the dog) and Fifi (the cat) go shopping

The Critters & Me

1403 Agua Fría St., 982-5040, crittersandme.com

Natural and gourmet foods, antlers and bones, collars and leashes. The staff here gives good advice about what's best to let them chew and eat, too.

Eldorado Country Pet

Agora Center, 7 Avenida Vista Grande, Eldorado, 466-1270, eldoradocountrypet.com

We all know animals rule Eldorado. A friendly staff and wide selection make this a regular stop even for city-proper-dwellers.

The Feed Bin

1202 W Alameda St., 982-0511, feedbinsantafe.com

Organic nutrition for all kinds of pets—that includes poultry, cattle, horses and domestic and wild birds. And they have chicks in the spring.

Santa Fe Paws

713 Don Diego Ave., 988-2500

Food options for cats and dogs, raw bones and chews at this family-owned shop.

Teca Tu

DeVargas Center, 165 Paseo de Peralta, 982-9374, tecatu.com

If your creatures have been really good lately, this is where you go to reward them. There's a bakery case full of baked puppy cakes and cookies (we aren't joking), chewable toys and plush pals, plus turquoise-studded collars (we still aren't joking). Plenty of gifts for pet-loving humans, too.

Shoes

Get a Pair of Cowboy Boots

Back at the Ranch

209 E Marcy St., 989-8110, backattheranch.com

Dreamy mules in cow-print and pony hair and, of course, an array of hand-tooled cowboy boots at this custom boutique.

Boots and Boogie

102 E Water St., 983-0777, santafebootsandboogie.com

Another option for great custom boots.

Cowgirl Red

2865 Hwy. 14, Madrid, 474-0344, cowgirlred.com

A sweet selection of pre-owned and vintage cowboy boots is worth a little out-of-town jaunt.

Double Take At the Ranch

320 Aztec St., 820-7775, santafedoubletake.com

This consignment store has a whole room of vintage Western gear, which also includes the requisite pre-worn boots from fancy to functional.

Kowboyz

345 W Manhattan Ave., 984-1256, kowboyz.com

Vintage Western shirts, swing and broom skirts and so, so, so many boots.

Buy an Everyday Pair

Goler

125 E Palace Ave., 982-0924, golershoes.net

A current, curated collection of fashionable men's and women's shoes, boots, bags and accessories.

On Your Feet

328 S Guadalupe St., 983-3900, onyourfeetsf.com

The beloved local shoe store recently closed its original location, but its new spot (across from the Jean Cocteau) should be open in summer 2017.

Street Feet

100 E San Francisco St., 984-2828, streetfeetsantafe.com

Sandals, shoes and boots for women in La Fonda Hotel.

Be Faster in New Athletic Shoes

Running Hub

1100 Don Diego Ave., Ste. B, 820-2523, runsantafe.com

Find the perfect pair for whatever distance you're trying to tackle (running a marathon, or running to get another taco?) and stop by Thursday evenings at 6 pm to join the running club for a 3- or 6-mile journey.

Sporting Gear

Go for a Bike Ride

The Broken Spoke

1426 Cerrillos Road, 992-3102, brokenspokesantafe.com

This full-service shop can do anything from fix your current ride to help you find a new one. They're also good dudes who refurbish donated bikes and distribute them to kids.

Chainbreaker Collective

1515 Fifth St., 989-3858, chainbreaker.org

Speaking of good guys, here you can learn to repair a bike from their collection and pay for it with volunteer hours.

Mellow Velo

132 E Marcy St., 995-8356, mellowvelo.com

Whether you need a ride for the day or one for life, this place is a good bet. They're real friendly and they specialize in reconstructed and vintage bikes.

New Mexico Bike 'n' Sport

524 W Cordova Road, Ste. C, 820-0809, nmbikensport.com

Catering to every kind of cyclist, with bikes and gear for mountain bikers, road enthusiasts and weekend cruisers.

O'Leary Built Bicycles

1156 Parkway Drive, Ste. B, 438-6121, olearybuiltbicycles.com

Been biking on an off-the-shelf model and ready to step up your game? Let these folks build a frame especially for you, based on your torso and limb measurements.

Rob & Charlie’s

1632 St. Michael's Drive, 471-9119, robandcharlies.com

Repairs, tires, bikes and more and this much-loved bike shop.

Sirius Cycles

2801 Rodeo Road, Ste. B-8, 819-7311, sirius-cycles.com

This shop has bikes for all kinds of trails and tastes. For serious

Spin Doc

628 Old Las Vegas Hwy., 466-4181, bikesantafe.com

Apparel for your cycling adventure, rentals, classes and doctoring, of course, at this Eldorado-area shop.

Outfit yourself for the Outdoors

Alpine Sports

121 Sandoval St., Ste. B, 983-5155, alpinesports-santafe.com

Skis, snowboards and everything else you need to conquer the mountain. Recently under new management with a fresh take on inventory!

The Outdoorsman

DeVargas Center, 530 N Guadalupe St., 983-3432, santafeoutdoorsman.com

Guns, ammo, binoculars and stuffed bobcats, oh my. If you like shooting stuff, these folks have you covered.

The Reel Life

DeVargas Center, 526 N Guadalupe St., 995-8114, thereellife.com

Get ready for your fishing trip—rod, bait and all. Share some rainbows with the friendly staff.

The exchanging of money for goods is practically as old as time itself, and when it comes to shopping till one drops, Santa Fe's offerings practically have all imaginable bases covered. Clothing, works of art or even just that adorable souvenir to use as a reminder—they're out there waiting for you to fall in love.