5251 San Antonio Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Phone: (505) 797-0850
Fax: (505) 797-7642
Village Wools specializes in artisan yarns and they carry hundreds of brands ranging in price from more well known and budget-friendly yarns to locally crafted yarns made from locally raised alpacas. Scattered throughout the large store are plenty of samples and project ideas, as well as a huge selection of knitting and crochet books and magazines, buttons, and knitting and crochet supplies. The staff are always very friendly and happy to help you find whatever you're looking for. For beginner knitters and crocheters, Village Wools teaches classes throughout the year. - Lydia Schrandt
Shoes on a Shoestring claims to be the biggest shoe store for women in the entire Southwest. Despite its size, it is pleasantly easy to navigate, as shoes are arranged mostly by size with a few sections arranged by brand. Not every pair of shoes is offered at a shoestring price, but there are certainly bargains to be found, and the 110% price match guarantee will put your mind at rest that you are at least paying less than you would anywhere else. There is an additional location on the West Mesa. - Pip Lustgarten
You will find a treasure chest full of traditional and contemporary Native American jewelry at Bien Mur Indian Market Center store. Owned by the Sandia Pueblo, this shop is full of exquisite works of art that comes directly from the Indian artists to this market. The pottery, Kachinas, rugs and fetishes are masterfully created and designed with respect to the rich, traditional pueblo influence. The staff is knowledgeable and helpful in insuring customer's satisfaction in quality and service.
In business since 1938, Dan's Boots & Saddles has one thing in mind and that is to please its customer. You never enter the store without being greeted with a smile and the sweet smell of saddle leather. If it is a gift you are looking for, there is a large selection of colorful blankets, silver ornamentation and books. Whether you need blue jeans, a cowboy hat or boots, you can get them here. A well known favorite among New Mexicans across the state, this is a shopping experience you want to be sure not to miss.
New Mexico is well known for its great outdoors, and many people from all over the world trek here for the trophy hunting and fishing. This North Valley store has been catering to hunters and fishermen for many years, developing a reputation for honest service and quality products. Whether you want to buy or sell a gun, or have a need for a good gunsmith, you can get the job done here. The specialty of the house is restoration of antique firearms. A large inventory of hunting and fishing supplies, clothing and equipment will outfit you for that long-awaited trip to the great outdoors.
If you can look beyond the decidedly unromantic name, you'll find to your pleasant surpise that Savon Cash and Carry Flowers can meet all your bouquet needs. Why go to an expensive boutique florist when you can get a beautiful arrangement here at a fraction of the price? Skip the low-end greeting cards, chocolates, balloons and seasonal paraphernalia and opt instead for the potted plants, or for roses by the stem. Most importantly, Savon maintains environmentally-sound business practices, recycling vases and purchasing from sustainable growers. There is an additional location in the Northeast heights at 1313 Eubank Boulevard Northeast. - Pip Lustgarten
Guitar Center in Albuquerque is a retail chain store which has all the answers for any needs in music. Its inventory has a number of products, right from guitars and pianos to amplifiers and merchandises. Be ready to stumble up on some vintage and rare collectible items from its platinum collection. And that's not all, as the store hosts concerts, competitions and workshops regularly for the music-loving community of the city. The store has a 30-day return policy and options for home delivery and online transaction. So visit their website to know more about the store.
Many stores like to ignore the needs of women who need larger sizes, but Catherine's Plus Size Fashions caters to this clientèle. With wonderful fashions in the latest colors, styles and textures, you can be assured of finding just that right outfit. The staff here is polite and will tend to your every need in order to find you that perfect outfit, be it a day or dinner wear, sportswear and more! You will also find an excellent selection of accessories to complete your new look.
You read it right: this is a bakery for dogs. Three Dog Bakery is open seven days a week, serving dogs and the people who love them. Stop in this unusual little shop and have fun snooping around the all-natural, freshly baked goods for your pet. Stroll about the great selection of dog goodies such as Pupcakes, Puptarts, RRRibs, Pooch Pretzels, Peanut Brindle and much more with prices starting at $1. Guest speakers are scheduled regularly, along with dog and obedience training. Join in on the good cheer with wine and cheese for dog lovers and little treats for dogs.
As a member of the American Luggage Dealers Association and Cooperative the shelves are well stocked with a great inventory of handsome luggage. Top-of-the-line name brands are offered featuring everything from Jeep to Calvin Klein. Browse through the wide array of unique gifts, gadgets and games and try the high-tech ball-point, rollerball or fountain pens and mechanical pencils. Whether you are shopping for yourself or someone else, you will find something special and distinctive here. This shop is also an authorized repair center for fine names in luggage.
This two-story mall is an up-to-date and comfortable place to shop and people-watch. A food court decorated with a lot of neon offers national chains along side a few local fast food eateries. Here you will also find shoe shops, sports and novelty shops, Macy's, JC Penney, Sears and other specialty shops. This has been a favorite shopping center for decades it has been well maintained and has undergone frequent renovations.
At D'Anz Ltd. few items are as readily recognizable as New Mexican as turquoise and silver jewelry. This is a good place to look if you are shopping for Native American jewelry. A great selection of sterling silver bracelets, earrings, rings and necklaces are showcased. The prices are reasonable and the personal customer service offers assistance in locating that perfect keepsake. Jewelry can be custom made to suit your taste and style and a selection of arts and crafts is available.